July 3, 2018

Signature Level 1 Award

Course info

Fast track, after completion of our Foundation course.

Start date:

To Be Confirmed

Duration:

Approximately 22 weeks

Class time: 

Part time – 6:30pm – 9:00pm

Class location:

The Fylde Coast BSL Centre

289 Dickson Road

North Shore

Blackpool

FY1 2JL

Objectives

This qualification is designed to enable learners to communicate with Deaf people in British Sign Language (BSL) on a range of topics that involve simple, everyday language use.

Structure

The qualification is divided into 3 units each of which will be achieved separately throughout the academic year.

To achieve the full Level 1 Certificate in BSL, candidates are required to pass all three units:

  • Unit 101 – Introduction to BSL
  • Unit 102 – Conversational BSL
  • Unit 103 – BSL at School, College or Work

Assessments

Unit 101 is internally assessed by The Fylde Coast BSL Centre then externally moderated by Signature. Unit 102/103’s are externally assessed by a Signature assessor.

Content

  • 101. Meeting people, Number, Weather, Transport, Directions
  • 102. At home, people animals, objects Using numbers, Interests & activities, Weather
  • 103. Getting around, Exchanging information, Refreshments Using numbers at School, College or Work

The full Qualification Specification set out by Signature can be seen here.

Progression

  • Pre Level 2 Certificate of Attendance
    Signature Level 2 Certificate in BSL

Costs

The cost of the signature awarded course is TBC. This cost covers all your lessons, handouts, feedback paper, tutor support, 3 exams and certificate. A deposit of TBC will secure you place

For more information please contact:
Office: 01253 595792 or Jan (text only) 07816363174
Email: info@fyldecoastbslcentre.co.uk