Deaf Awareness Training

This Deaf Awareness course will enlighten and ease the flow of communication with the hard of hearing by introducing communication techniques, such as British Sign Language

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Course Highlights

  • 22 lectures, containing 30 minutes of video content, plus supporting PDF files
  • Understand the causes and types of deafness through statistics and detailed explanations
  • Learn about communication tactics and how to work with or as Communication Support Worker
  • Gain a basic knowledge of British Sign Language
  • This course is ideal for anyone who has a deaf relative or friends, or those that require an understanding of deafness in their workplace

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Deaf Awareness Training
Rachel H.
Rachel Hubbard
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Course Facts

RequirementsThis course has no prerequisites

Course Teacher

Rachel Hubbard

CEO & Founder of Deaf Umbrella

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This deaf awareness course aims to enlighten and ease the flow of communication that you might have with a person that is hard of hearing, both in the work place and in other social situations. Learn about the causes and reasons deafness and gain a basic understanding of the British Sign Language which is the official signing language in the UK.

The course is led 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 of the major causes and types of deafness, understand communication tactics and how to work with or as a Communication Support Worker and finally gain a basic knowledge of British Sign Language!