The British Sign Language (BSL) courses are designed to enable you to communicate with d/Deaf people. You will learn simple and everyday language use, so you can meet and mix with d/Deaf people and those with hearing impairments.
Programmes delivered at the Conway Park Campus include:
|British Sign Language Award||Level 1||Z007|
|Deaf Awareness and Communication Award||Level 1||Z004|
|British Sign Language Certificate||Level 2||Z008|
|British Sign Language Certificate||Level 3||Z037|
|British Sign Language Studies level 4 Certificate||Level 4||Z058|
|British Sign Language level 6 Certificate||Level 6||Z059|
Salaries for BSL interpreters vary widely depending on experience, employer and location. However, full time interpreters can earn between £20,000 and £35,000 a year. Communication support workers can earn around £18,000 to £22,000 a year.
Many students progress onto jobs once they have completed their study, whilst come decide to become self-employed.