Deafinate TrainingCare and support, Health and wellbeing, Information and advice
Approximately 1 in 6 people in the UK have a degree of hearing loss. We promote excellence in communication with Deaf people and our aims are to ensure positive, quality training for organisations to break down the barriers Deaf people encounter.
British Sign Language Courses
(Introduction to BSL, BSL1 and BSL2) for professionals or personal interest. Contact us to find out more.
Deaf Awareness Training
- Is delivered by professional teachers experienced in the issues of hearing loss
- Is delivered in under 3 hours
- Is easy to follow
- Improves your customer service
- Is cost-effective and easily tailored
- Can provide additional resources
Introduction to deafness
The course will take you through how to recognise if someone is Deaf and the terms used to describe Deaf people.
The course covers dos and don’ts when communicating with Deaf people, some basic communication tactics, and how to get the environment right.
The course will outline the communication aids available to help to communicate with Deaf people.
Type of provision
Universal - This is for everyone, including people with special educational needs and disabilities
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Accessibility and adjustments
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