Event Information

Delivered by an experienced, profoundly deaf tutor, this Deaf Awareness Training aims to raise your awareness of different types of hearing loss and provide you with communication tactics and best practice. 

This is a 2-hour webinar designed for online delivery, and it includes:

  • Differences in communication needs according to a person’s type of deafness
  • British Sign Language vs English
  • Differences between hearing and deaf cultures
  • Technological aids and equipment
  • Communication support, note-taking and interpreting services
  • Communication skills
  • Simple ways you can improve your practice