Do you want to learn British Sign Language online? Our course has been created to help you get started with learning BSL. You can access course materials anytime, anywhere on your mobile, via a tablet or on your desktop. Learn BSL at a time that suits you. 

British Sign Language (BSL) is a native language of the UK, used by members of the Deaf Community. BSL is a visual-spatial language that forms the basis of a rich Deaf culture and history.

Many of our students enjoy learning sign language so much that many continue learning to open up future career opportunities.

Learning BSL is a fun and engaging activity. BSL can also enhance your communication skills and open career possibilities.

Start your learning today.

Course Curriculum

  • 1

    Welcome to this course

    • Welcome!👋

    • How to use this course

    • Before we begin...

  • 2

    Let's get started!

    • Introduction

  • 3

    Fingerspelling

    • Fingerspelling explained

    • BSL Alphabet practise

    • Fingerspelling quiz

  • 4

    Core vocabulary - part 1

    • Everyday greetings

    • Greetings quiz

    • Calendar: Days of the week, months

    • weather

    • Weather quiz

    • People: family

    • Numbers explained

  • 5

    Deaf Awareness

    • Making a connection

    • Deaf awareness quiz

    • Part 1 quiz

  • 6

    Putting it all together

    • BSL structure

  • 7

    Core vocabulary - part 2

    • Colours

    • Around the home

    • Food and drink - part 1

    • Food and drink - part 2

    • Vocabulary - part 2 quiz

  • 8

    Next Steps...

    • Congrats! Here's what's next....

    • More resources for you

    • Before you go...

About the instructor

BSL Tutor

Bob R

Bob's passion is to help hearing people understand what deafness is. He has been teaching sign language for 12 years and has taught a variety of people from a range of backgrounds

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