Sign Language Interpreter Awareness Training

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Published: Monday 09 Jan 2017 by Fife Council

British Sign Language

British Sign Language

Have you received a referral to work with a Deaf person who communicates by sign language?

Do you have a Deaf person in your workplace?

  • Learn basic sign language
  • Be aware of your duties under the BSL (Scotland) Act 2015

Deaf Communication Service is running various awareness sessions to give employees a better understanding of the needs of Deaf people and the barriers they face. We have included a fun taster session in British Sign Language.

These sessions are open to all Fife Council Services, voluntary and private sector.

2017 Dates

  • Monday 23rd January
  • Thursday 9th February
  • Wednesday 15th March
  • Wednesday 12th April
  • Wednesday 24th May
  • Thursday 29th June
  • Thursday 13th July
  • Thursday 17th August
  • Thursday 21st September
  • Wednesday 18th October
  • Thursday 16th November
  • Monday 4th December

All sessions take place from 2.00 pm to 5.00 pm, Bankhead Central Bankhead Park, Glenrothes, KY7 6GH

To book a place:

Non Fife Council staff - email: SW.BS-Kirkcaldy@fife.gov.uk or call Margaret Whitehead (admin) Tel: 03451 555 555 Ext: 441195

Fife Council Employees can book direct on Corporate Learning Management System (CLMS)

Only £10 per person (non-refundable)

Free for all Fife Council staff

Margaret Whitehead, Support Assistant 
Tel: 03451 55 55 55 + Ext 44 11 95 Fax: 01592 583263 Contact Margaret Whitehead online
By Post: Town House 2 Wemyssfield Kirkcaldy Fife KY1 1XW
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