British Sign Language: Essential Workplace Phrases

Learn the essential signs to help communicate with deaf or hearing-impaired colleagues or customers, in a variety of workplace environments.

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Course Highlights

  • 20 Lectures, over an hour of video content, supplementary PDFs and sign-language awareness quiz.
  • Acquire the vocabulary for common items in the workplace: Airports, Garage, Hospital, Office & Supermarket
  • Learn how to serve a hearing impaired or deaf person with respect and give them the service they may require.
  • Be able to go back and review any of the signs at your own pace.
  • This course is suitable for anyone who works in an office with a deaf or hearing impaired individual, or who works in a customer facing role.

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British Sign Language: Essential Workplace Phrases
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Rachel Hubbard
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Course Facts

RequirementsThere are no prerequisites for this course

Course Teacher

Rachel Hubbard

CEO & Founder of Deaf Umbrella

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This course will teach you the essential British Sign Language (BSL) phrases related to your workplace as well as how to communicate with a hearing-impaired or deaf individual in a dignified manner. You will be able to better understand colleagues, or serve customers, creating a friendly and inclusive environment. You will have the ability to learn at your own pace and re-watch videos.

The course has been created by Rachel Hubbard who is an expert in deaf awareness training, she founded deaf umbrella in 2000 with the aim of supporting deaf people and providing help for people working or training in the field as Communication Support Workers (CSW).Take this course and discover some basic work-related British Sign Language phrases.

This course is designed for working individuals who haven't had the chance or time to learn BSL, but would like to know some basic phrases related to the workplace. You don't need any prior BSL knowledge and will have the ability to review the content at your own pace. Whether you are looking to better communicate with a colleague or want to provide above-and-beyond customer service for hearing-impaired or deaf individuals, this course is for you!