New level 1 Course

Course info

Fast track, after completion of our Foundation course.

Start date:                         Duration:                 Class time:

13th June  2019                 14-16 weeks            Part time 6.30pm-9.00pm

Class location:

The Fylde Coast BSL Centre

Office 19 Red Bank Road

Bispham, Blackpool

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.

The recommended learning time is 60 hours which includes assessment time.

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

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