Introducing British Sign Language

Online Signing Course

  • British Sign Language Communication


    Learning British Sign Language with us is fun, easy, & flexible. Our unique online signing course has been designed so that anybody who is interested in learning BSL has got access to all of the resources that they need. You can now learn wherever and whenever you like.
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    You can login to Introducing British Sign Language whenever you like. This gives you the flexibility to study at your own pace and at a time that is convenient to you.

    For a one off fee you get access to the course for 1 year. Most people complete the course within 8 weeks.

  • British Sign Language Communication

    Our Students

    Ideal for anyone interested in learning BSL.
    • Beginners
    • Level 1 Revision
    • School Use (staff & students)
    • Staff Training (medical, retail, childcare etc.)
    • DofE Award - Bronze Skills

I have just finished the course, I really enjoyed it and have decided to go to the next step, the course was real value for money.
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    Course Outline

    This course contains 7 lessons and covers:

    Fingerspelling, Numbers, Colours, Deaf Awareness, Introductions, Family, Descriptions, Hobbies & Leisure, Time, Money, Days, Months, & Seasons, Food & Drink, Conversation


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    Each lesson ends with an assessment that involves watching short BSL videos and answering questions.

    Using these interactive assessments you can keep track of your progress and look again at areas that you may need to do more work on.

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    Once you have scored 80% on the assessments for each lesson, and a final assessment, you are awarded a certificate to show that you have completed the course.

    Assessments can be retaken as often as you like at no extra cost.

Excellent Introduction to BSL

I have thoroughly enjoyed this online course and found it to be fantastic value for money. It has given me the basic skills needed and I am in the process of sharing this with my own children - which is something they are enjoying learning. I think all teaching staff within schools as well as students would benefit from completing this. Can't wait to take my learning further.
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    Learning BSL with us costs just £19.99

    This one time enrolment-fee gives you free access to all of the online signing course material for 1 year (2 years with the Beginner's Deal) so that you can come back at anytime to refresh your skills.

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    Groups & Teams

    If you book as a group then we are able to offer you discounted rates. You will have access to an adminpanel that allows you to enrol your students and track the progress of your group as they work through the course.

    Group of 6-19: £14.99
    Group of 20+: £12.99

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    Gift Enrolment

    You can give a course enrolment as a gift to a friend or loved one. Let us know the date that you would like the enrolment sent and we will email it on your behalf along with a message from you.

  • Introducing BSL

    Online Course

    • 1 year access
    • Comprehensive introduction
    • Study online in your own time
    • Suitable for beginners & level 1 revision


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  • Beginner Deal

    Online Course + CD-ROM

    • 2 years enrolment to online course
    • Sign to Me‘ dictionary CD-ROM (Windows)
    • Ideal for beginners
    • Study at home in your own time


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  • Group Enrolment

    Groups of 6+

    • Group discount
    • Staff training
    • Professional Development
    • Schools & clubs

    from £1299

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Excellent Course

Excellent course .able to go at own pace
IMAGEVictor O'Grady - 29 October 2015

Great course!

Great course! Easy to follow and understand. Lots of fun resources available to help you remember the signs. I would defiantly recommend this course!
IMAGEAmber - 21 October 2015


Excellent course, so easy to follow and understand. It gives you the confidence to take BSL further. For £20 it is really good value for money. For the cost of a a couple of coffee and cakes you will gain a basic skill which makes you feel proud to be a part of.
IMAGEJoanne Grange - 16 October 2015


This will really help me in the future and it was really fun and interesting to learn. I really want to start the evening classes now!
IMAGEHolly - 13 October 2015

Kick Start

I have been wanting to learn BSL for years and this course was exactly what i need to kick start my learning.
excellent value for money and brought the disc as well witch seems babyish at first but was exactly what i needed to support my learning. I strongly recomend for anyone who is looking for a basic understanding of BSL!
IMAGEEmma - 11 October 2015


A great way to learn the basics for BSL! Would recommend it to anyone wanting a foundation before learning Level 1 or even as something to do if you want the basics but don't want to pay loads of money for a class.
IMAGEHannah - 11 October 2015


I really enjoyed this course and I look forward to using it for any deaf patients I may come across. I wish there was an advanced online course!
IMAGERachel - 10 October 2015


Easy to follow and really helpful. This course has been fab and I'm looking forward to learning more and to be able to practice what I've learnt so far!!
IMAGEAnn Day - 02 October 2015


I have really enjoyed the course and can\'t wait to carry on practicing
IMAGEclair mantell - 30 September 2015

Great little course

Very good basic introduction to BSL. I took it to learn the basics for any deaf patient's I came across and ended up learning quite a bit more than I expected. I highly reccomend it.
IMAGEAndrew Williamson - 09 September 2015

Really interesting!

This course was fantastic and great value for money! I had never done BSL before, but the course teaches you in easy to learn steps and I was shocked at how quickly I picked it up. Will definitely recommend this course to friends and family.
IMAGERebecca Piper - 08 September 2015


Was a great course, full of great detail and information. A great way to start learning BSL and growing in confidence. Thank you!
IMAGEEmma R - 06 September 2015

Thoroughly enjoyed it.

Really easy to pick up. Thoroughly enjoyed it.
IMAGEChristie - 06 September 2015

Easy and fun

The videos in each lesson were fun and very easy to understand. Every lesson had a clear structure and were not too long which makes the BSL much easier to learn. I have never done sign language before so I am a complete beginner and this course taught me so much and so well that I now feel confident enough to have a conversation with someone else speaking BSL.
I would recommend this highly to any beginner as it is great value for money and has inspired me to continue learning BSL.
IMAGEMaxine - 03 September 2015

Great Introduction

This course has been enjoyable and well worth the time to undertake. I feel more confident in my interpretation of sign and how to use it. Following from this I'll be looking into enrolling in an evening course to further my knowledge.
IMAGERobert Skilton - 02 September 2015

Course completed

I thoroughly enjoyed this course, although the video was sometimes too quick, I used the left hand video which was slower and also the description tab to make sure I fully understood the hand movement. I would recommend this course as it helped me a lot and now I'm ready for the next phase
IMAGESandra - 28 August 2015

Highly Recommend this course!

I really enjoyed doing this course, and will help me in my future career in nursing to progress further in the field of sign language.
I highly recommend this course to anyone who is interested, have members of family/friends who knows someone or has hearing impediment to help them understand what a person needs or wants.
A well structured course for beginners!
IMAGERachel - 23 August 2015

Great for beginners

I\'m a complete starter but have always had an interest in learning. This resource is amazing and has helped me pick it up really quickly. From where it starts to where it finishes is perfect. Although I wish there could be the next level.
IMAGENatasha Hampshire - 21 August 2015

very good

this is an excellent course i wished it carried to level 2. i would highly recommend it!!
IMAGEfreya johnson - 15 August 2015

Easy and fun learning

I have recently completed the course and thoroughly enjoyed using it. I had some prior knowledge of BSL, but I think the website is best for complete beginners, as the course highlights fundamental features of the language - the basics. The course focuses on bost vocabulary and sentence structure. This course would be ideal to use before advances such as night classes. I look forward to learning more BSL
IMAGEEllie Robinson - 13 August 2015
British Sign Language - Learn BSL Online , USA 4.9 5.0 486 486 loved every minute of it, as i've recently started to become deaf it was advised to me to sign up for sign language, this website is perfect for those who ant to learn at their own