The Language Centre

British Sign Language Evening Classes

Please note classes are held online until further notice.

Level 1


This introductory course is designed to teach learners to communicate using British Sign Language (BSL) on a range of topics such as; meeting people, using numbers, weather, transport and giving/following directions that involve simple, everyday language use.

Previous knowledge required?

  • None. Aimed at complete beginners

Day and time

  • Tuesdays, 6.30-8.30pm *Please note the change in day originally advertised*

Teaching dates

Term 1 (Online): Starts week commencing 11 October 2021 and ends week commencing 13 December 2021

Term 2: Starts week commencing 24 January 2022 and ends week commencing 28 March 2022

Term 3: Starts week commencing 9 May 2022 and ends week commencing 11 July 2022.

Course fee

  • £140 per term (£420 total)

Please note - This course fee DOES NOT include entry fees for the optional Signature BSL Level 1 exams. If you would like to take the Signature exams there is an additional charge of £130 payable during booking.

Discover more information the Signature exams.


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The Language Centre

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Nottingham, NG7 2RD

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