British Sign Language (BSL)

A qualification in British Sign Language (BSL) can open the door to many social, career and educational opportunities.

If you choose to study BSL at Weston College, you will benefit from being taught by our highly trained staff who have years of experience within the sector. You’ll also have the chance to practise your skills working with members of the deaf community.

You’ll be amazed how much you will benefit from having this skill. For an estimated 24,000 people in the UK who are deaf or profoundly hard of hearing, British Sign Language is the first or preferred language and means of communication. This means that we need more people to know and understand BSL than ever before. And, as well as learning valuable skills that will help you to communicate with members of the deaf community, this qualification could lead to jobs including support roles, teaching and interpreting.

Here’s what we can offer:

  • Support available via your own tutor to help you succeed.
  • As a Weston College student you'll also have access to all our facilities - including our Library, IT suite, welfare and employment support teams, Costa ... 
  • All the benefits of studying at Weston College - including exclusive student discounts.

Find out more or apply on the courses below ...


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Available BSL Courses

BSL, Frontline staff -
BSL, Award -
BSL, Certificate -

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