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  • Start date:   January 2019
  • Level of Qualification:   SCQF Level 5
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    SCQF Level:   03


This course is designed to enable candidates to develop basic proficiency in British Sign Language (BSL).

Start Date:  28/08/19 and 22/01/20
Days of Week:   Wednesday
Time: 6.00 - 8.00pm
Duration:   17 weeks
Cost: £150

  • What the course incudes

    This course includes day to day usage of BSL, finger spelling and personal information and greetings.


Why choose this course?

This course will enable communication using BSL in simple situations about everyday personal matters.

Entry Requirements

  • An interest in the subject
  • Where it leads


    • Level 4 BSL

Interview Arrangements

There is no interview required for this course.


ITA update

Individual Training Account funding has now been closed to new Applicants as of 7th December 2018. Applicants should be able to apply again from April 2019, subject to Skills Development Scotland making new funds available. For more information on ITA and the rules and regulations surrounding them please visit


What options do I have for paying my course fees?

West Lothian College accept payment in full for all part time courses by Cash, Card, Bank Transfer or Cheque.


In response to the unforeseen withdrawal of ITA funding, West Lothian College have put in place an option for students to pay their course fees by instalments. This can be discussed with our Student Advice team at the time of your enrolment, and they will explain all the options and terms and conditions to you.


If you have any further questions or queries please contact Student Advice by email on


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