Level 1 will introduce you to fingerspelling and basic signs. This unit will cover everyday conversations and will give you confidence when communicating with deaf people.

Level 1 consists of three units:

- BSL 101

- BSL 102

- BSL 103

Aims of the course

Each Unit will build on the information learnt in previous units and will provide more in-depth vocabulary.

At the end of the course learners should be able to take part in simple conversations and be able to confidently discuss a range of topics.

101 topics:

- Meeting people

- Basic conversation

- Numbers

- Weather

- Transport

- Directions


The assessments include video recorded conversations with a qualified BSL teacher and the assessment fees are included in the course price.

The assessments can be either face-to-face or via Zoom.

Successful candidates will be awarded a Level 1 certificate, issued by ‘Signature’.