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Level 1 Award in
British Sign Language

Accredited course - 


Are you are new to British Sign Language? This is where you would begin!

Our qualified, experienced and deaf teachers work in various locations

across Kent delivering BSL Level 1.

Introduction to BSL Level 1

Level 1 Award in British Sign Language Qualifications is designed to teach you to communicate with Deaf people in British Sign Language (BSL) on a range of topics that involve simple, everyday language use.


You will gain basic skills and confidence in production and reception of BSL.


At the end of the qualification, you will be able to:

• understand and use a limited range of simple words and sentences in BSL

• take part in simple, everyday conversations in BSL

• give and follow simple directions or instructions in BSL

• give and follow simple familiar statements or descriptions in BSL.



Introduction to BSL. 

Practical assessment of skills

QAN Unit Number - F/502/4513



Conversational BSL. 

Conversation in BSL

QAN Unit Number - F/504/0762



Communicate in BSL about everyday life. 

Conversation in BSL

QAN Unit Number - F/504/0761

Our Courses

BSL Level 1 - Chelmsford

Face to Face Classroom


6.45pm - 8.45pm

Starting September 2023 (date to be confirmed)

Chelmsford - Venue TBC 

£660 including assessments

Need in house training?

We can provide this too!

BSL Level 1 - collaboration with Hi Kent

Zoom Class - 24 weeks 

Wednesday 6.30pm - 9.00pm

13th September '23 - 20th March '24


Zoom Class - 15 weeks

Thursday 9.30am - 1.30pm

14th September '23 - 11th January '24 

Please contact Hi Kent to register

Finished Level 1? 

Check out our 1:1 skills sessions!

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