Deaf Business Academy
Since 2007, we have helped many students achieve learning the basics of British Sign Language (BSL) on our Foundation course, continuing up to a Level 6 NVQ Certificate in BSL.
We offer this in a relaxed, friendly and encouraging environment where the length of the courses range from one day (Basic Deaf Awareness) to one year in duration.
We keep the size of all classes small and intimate in order to provide maximum support and as much individual tutor attention as possible. As well as teaching a range of courses at the centre, we also provide training to schools and to public service personnel at a time and venue to suit you.
news & events
New Pre level 3 course starting 23rd March 2017 What is the course about? If you have passed your level 2 in BSL, but need more confidence and to refresh your BSL skills before moving on to the Level 3 certificate. This course will enable you to improve your productive and receptive skills and help[…]
New NVQ Diploma interpreting part 1 NVQ 6 BSL-English Interpreting PART 1 – Interpreting Theory Programme Lead Tutor: Stephen Ellis-Menton Course Fees £1,295 Carrs Lane Conference Centre, Birmingham: Apply online now BSL Interpretations – Interpreting and Training and the Fylde Coast BSL Centre started working together in[…]
New NVQ 6 Diploma interpreting part 2 NVQ 6 DIPLOMA BSL-English Interpreting Programme PART 2 – Evidence Collection Lead Tutor: Stephen Ellis-Menton Course Fees £2,965* Calderdale College, Halifax: Apply online now, interviews £25 (online interview) BSL Interpretations – Interpreting and Training and the Fylde Coast BSL[…]
Well done to Ina Lauritzen Viken, a qualified interpreter from Norway, for completing the Foundation BSL Course and Signature unit 101.
Manchester Opera House – Thursday 4th February 2016 Signed by Sarah Hides Don’t miss CATS, Andrew Lloyd-Webber’s extraordinary record-breaking, smash-hit musical! Adapted from TS Eliot’s Old Possum’s Book of Practical Cats, this wonderful blend of fantasy, drama and romance is set on the night that the Jellicle Cats meet for the Jellicle Ball in a[…]
Wonder.land is a new musical inspired by Lewis Carroll’s Alice in Wonderland, with music by Damon Albarn and book and lyrics by Moira Buffini (Tamara Drewe). Directed by the National Theatre’s incoming director Rufus Norris. Wonder.Land – Palace Theatre – 29th June to 12th July Captioned performance 8th July 7.30pm. Captioned by Stagetext BSL performance[…]
Sign Language Interpreted Performance, Opera House Starring Michael Praed, Noel Sullivan, Carley Stenson & Mark Benton Based on the classic comedy film starring Sir Michael Caine and Steve Martin, Dirty Rotten Scoundrels will transport you to the French Riviera as two seasoned swindlers attempt to hoodwink a millionaire heiress. As the pair compete, they discover there is[…]
Well done to all of our candidates that have just finished our Interpreter Course – Part One at Huddersfield University. Hope to see you all soon for Part Two!
Mary Poppins Palace Theatre Disney and Cameron Mackintosh are delighted to announce that their multi award-winning musical Mary Poppins will embark on a tour of the UK and Ireland. The magical story of the world’s favourite Nanny arriving on Cherry Tree Lane has been triumphantly and spectacularly brought to the stage with dazzling choreography, incredible effects and unforgettable songs. The[…]