British Sign Language Lessons

Event run by Medway
Monday 27 November 2023
noon - 1:30pm

  • Accessibility: Non-Alcoholic Event
  • Accessibility: Step Free Access
  • Disability History Month
  • Give it a Go
  • Medway
  • Non-Society Event


Join us for an engaging and informative British Sign Language Basics Workshop.  This workshop is your gateway to the fascinating world of British Sign Language (BSL). Whether you're a complete beginner or simply curious about sign language, this event is designed for you.

During the workshop, you'll receive an introduction to British Sign Language, covering essential elements such as the BSL alphabet, numbers, and everyday phrases. You'll have the opportunity to engage in hands-on learning, guided by an experienced BSL instructor who will support you in your journey.

In addition to learning BSL, we'll delve into the crucial topic of Deaf awareness. You'll gain valuable insights into Deaf culture and the significance of fostering understanding and empathy towards the Deaf and hard-of-hearing community. We'll explore the challenges they face and how we can create a more inclusive and accessible society.

This workshop aims to promote inclusive communication by providing you with the tools and knowledge to engage in conversations with Deaf individuals. We'll discuss the importance of using BSL in various contexts, from social interactions to the workplace.

Don't miss this opportunity to embark on a remarkable journey into the world of BSL and Deaf awareness. Whether you're looking to enhance your communication skills or gain a deeper understanding of Deaf culture, this event will leave you inspired and enlightened. Secure your spot today and let's make a positive impact together!