Deaf Awareness Training

Our Deaf Awareness Courses provide cover the following in 3 hours and we will train up to 20 people in each session

Deaf awareness Training

To understand d/Deaf people’s needs

To understand how communication barriers can be broken down.

  • Terminology used to describe deafness
  • Statistics
  • The different means of communication including Lipreading exercises and basic BSL
  • Discrimination and the barriers affecting deaf people every day
  • Barriers to communication and overcoming them
  • Equipment available to support independence
  • Communication services

We are able to adapt the basic training to meet your needs, but will need to meet and discuss this with them at least a week prior to the training date and there will be a cost applied for the meeting.

Our sessions are fully interactive, involving quizzes, group exercises and if appropriate some role play.

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