Introduction to British Sign Language

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Do you want to learn the basics of the BSL alphabet? You can learn how to ask questions, and to understand the answers given!

From the start you’ll agree goals with your tutor and form your own learning plan. You’ll keep your work in a portfolio and track your own learning. Your tutor will assess this and give you regular feedback to help you improve. Bring a notebook and pen. The course is delivered two hours per week for 10 weeks. 

This is an Introduction to British Sign Language beginners course and you will not need any previous information about British Sign Language. Each lesson will add to what you have already learned (but you will need to do some work during the week)

Venue Day / Time Number of Weeks Start Date Cost
Carmarthen Learning Centre
Furnace Road
Carmarthen
Carmarthenshire
SA31 1EU
TBC 10 TBC £85 

How to enrol?

Please phone 01267 235413 to enrol or for further enquiries. On the start date of your course you will complete an enrolment form and make your payment. Payment can be by cash or cheque made payable to 'Carmarthenshire County Council'. Can you also bring a copy of your photographic ID (passport or driving licence).

We aim to deliver all courses as advertised. However courses may be cancelled, or changed, if enrolments are too low or in the event of unforeseen circumstances. Once you enrol, refunds will not normally be given to learners who do not continue with their studies. Refunds are at our discretion and where granted will be pro-rata to the number of sessions attended. 

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