Deaf/Hearing Loss Awareness

Course Code
Course Types
Training Event

  The course will develop your awareness of deafness and hearing loss

  It will also mprove your communication skills and confidence when speaking to colleagues and customers who are  

  deaf or have hearing loss.
Start Date
Monday 15 April 2019
End Date
Monday 15 April 2019
14:00 - 17:00
Number of Sessions
Learning outcomes

 1. Identify situations in your organisation where people who are deaf or have hearing loss might face communication barriers.

2. Identify solutions to improve accessibility

3. Understand a range of communication methods used by people who are deaf or have hearing loss.

4. Demonstrate a range of communication techniques with people who are deaf or have hearing loss.
Additional information

Course Delivery

1. An experienced trainer, who is deaf or has hearing loss, will deliver the training. We will provide our trainer with a British Sign Language (BSL) interpreter, where necessary.

2. Our trainers adopt a relaxed, friendly training style, incorporating a variety of delivery methods, such as the use of PowerPoint presentations, small group sessions, one-to-one support and question and answer sessions.

3. All delegates receive an information pack and a certificate of attendance.
Target Audience
Social Workers
target audience
Course pre-requisites
Great Hall, Moulsecoomb Hub North, Hodshrove Lane, Moulsecoomb
Event Trainers
Trainer TBC A
Pricing Bands
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