If you are likely to be in contact with people who are deaf or hard of hearing then this course is aimed at you. It focuses on some of the key issues relating to deafness and communication tactics. It will help deepen your understanding of how access for deaf people can be improved. The training is interactive and will allow trainees to practice their communication skills. The training is delivered by a Deaf trainer.
Signature Level 1 Award in Deaf Awareness & Communication is designed to give learners a basic knowledge and understanding of deaf and deafblindness, including some practical advice and basic skills for communication with deaf and deafblind people. It assumes no previous knowledge or experience.
The course is held as a 2 hour session, once a week for 10 weeks. All sessions need to be attended.
To achieve the full Level 1 Award, learners are required to achieve two units :
The units can be taken in any order and can be achieved seperately
Minimum numbers apply and CLW reserves the right to cancel courses at any time.
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