Introducing British Sign Language

Online Signing Course

  • Gift Enrolment

    Give a course enrolment to a friend or family member.

    Sign Up

  • Personal Enrolment

    Get started learning British Sign Language today.

    Sign Up

  • 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.
  • British Sign Language Communication


    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 completed my final assignment and got 100% on the whole course in 4 days. I have never signed before only knowing the alpherbet. so i feel very impressed with myself that i now know numbers, days of the week, months of the year, Seasons, jobs, countries, places. i can introduce myself, family and friends and talk about my hobbies. i can tell the time, and talk about food and drink and loads more. All this for £19.99 Errr i would certainly reccommend this course to anyone who is interested in learning the basics of BSL (british sign language). I have enrolled on my BSL level 1 coursre in september at Tameside college (bit pricy at £275). But i hope you do pick this course and try it out. What have you got to loose?? its FAB!!! THANK YOU SIMON!!!!!!!!! RICKI
Review StarsRichard Myers
  • British Sign Language Communication

    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


  • British Sign Language Communication


    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.

  • British Sign Language Communication


    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.

BSL course

An excellent course, informative and enjoyable. Thoroughly recommended; its useful that you can return to themes which you may need to repeat, too.
Review StarsHazel Douce
  • star


    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.

  • star

    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

  • star

    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


    Sign Up
  • 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


    Sign Up
  • Group Enrolment

    Groups of 6+

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

    from £1299

    Sign Up

Gift Enrolment

Enrol a friend or family member on this course as a gift.  Gift enrolments can be sent today, or on a future date of your choice.

Sign Up

Click here to submit your review.

Submit your review
* Required Field

great course

I enjoyed doing this course. It was interesting and quite easy to do. I would like to continue but I live in Aruba. I will contact the local Deaf club and volunteer there
IMAGECarmelita Haynes - 12 November 2017

Escellent course

This course is brilliant if you want to learn the basics of sign language I really enjoyed it, was so easy to follow.
IMAGEHelen Evans - 26 October 2017


Very well prepared and easy to follow.
IMAGEMaria - 23 October 2017


Some courses out there are £250! Got great quality teaching from this super cheap course! I worked through it all in just five days! Just wish I had a certificate to show for it...
IMAGEAlex - 06 October 2017

A most enjoyable course - filled with plenty of info. I simply loved the course. Excellent

Have told friends to learn BSL via this site
IMAGEStuart Macpherson - 30 September 2017

The online course was great because you can see the signing for left hand or right hand and pause whenever you need to.
IMAGEAnne White - 21 September 2017

The online course was great because you can see the signing for left hand or right hand and pause whenever you need to.
IMAGEAnne White - 21 September 2017



Go at your own pace course

I really found it useful that I could learn the course at my own pace. Sometimes I struggle if a short timescale is imposed. Learnt new signs and know I still need more practice, lesson 6 was tricky for me. Great course to give me a start and the CDrom is handy to keep me working at signs. Easier to learn than another spoken language. Its a good course if you have toddlers wanting your attention halfway through a lesson. I have been using signing with both my children. To help communicate before speech develops and whilst having speech difficulties. If only everyone did this course, life would be a whole lot simpler. My husband likes that we can sign to each other when out in noisy places without shouting over everyone else. Fully recommend this course to everyone
IMAGEAngie - 13 September 2017

Fantastic Course

I have been interested in sign language ever since I used little bits of it to teach my baby, to help her communicate with us before she could speak.
Now that I come in to contact with Deaf people as part of my work, it's given me the confidence to learn BSL and I am so pleased I have done it and can't wait to use it at work
IMAGEMarina Edwards - 11 September 2017

A great kickstarter course

I got this course for my teenage son to help encourage him to improve his signing for a deaf family member. It has given him loads of confidence and is keen to learn even more now. Thank you.
IMAGEHumpherson - 27 August 2017

This is great!!

I went into this without knowing a simple thing about British Sign Language...within an hour, I knew how to fingerspell the alphabet and count 1-10 off by heart. I can not rate this highly enough because 5 stars is just not enough stars for how good this is and it so easily sticks in your head too.
IMAGERyan - 16 August 2017

Really good

No complaints from me, I've been looking to learn BSL for such a long time and this was a really great and simple way to get started.
IMAGEchristina - 07 August 2017

Simple yet effective introduction to BSL

A great and thorough course for anyone looking to get into BSL and learn a useful skill. Whilst the video tutorials are a little old, I would wholeheartedly recommend this course.
IMAGEAlexander - 02 June 2017

Fabulous and fun!

I enjoyed this course immensely - it is very clearly structured and learning BSL is both fascinating and fun! Excellent value for money, and I'm hoping to find a BSL level 1 course so I can go on learning. Thank you, Simon!
IMAGEAlison - 18 May 2017


Really enjoyed doing the introductory course. I've always wanted to learn sign language and this has really helped me begin to understand it. The tutorials were clear and helpful and I have learnt so much. Thank you!
IMAGENatalie - 16 May 2017


I wanted to learn BSL for years but living abroad it was tricky. With this course, I was able to achieve my little dream! I did it at my pace in the evenings from the comfort of my sofa and it couldn't have been easier or more enjoyable. Thank you so much. Worth every penny. Now I've passed, I'm itching to practice what I've learnt before I forget everything :oD If you're thinking of doing it, don't hesitate - you wont regret it!
IMAGEJuliet - 13 May 2017

Looking to start? Start here!

I could not recommend this course highly enough. As well as providing an excellent introduction to learning BSL and how to communicate in the language, it also provides extra information on the history of the language, Deaf culture and charitable organisations.
At a reasonable and affordable price, this course opens the door to anyone wanting to study BSL, allowing them to do so in their own time and at their own pace.
I thoroughly enjoyed the course, and am now looking forward to expanding my knowledge.
IMAGEPaul Brown - 29 April 2017

Great introduction to BSL

I really enjoyed this on line course! I learnt at my own pace and found it easy to pick it up. I would highly recommend it to others. I am very much looking forward now to continuing my learning.
IMAGEjane - 26 April 2017

A great introduction to BSL

It's good to have a course that you can do in your own time and not feel under pressure. Easy to follow and enjoyable to do.
IMAGECathy Wicks - 22 April 2017
British Sign Language - Learn BSL Online , USA 4.9 5.0 538 538 I undertook this course as a skill for my Bronze Duke of Edinburgh. I have really enjoyed it and I am very proud of myself