Wed, 06 Oct | Online

Deaf Culture & NZSL Webinar

Learn about Deaf Culture and New Zealand Sign Language in this 2-hour workshop online. Great for professional development! $39 per person.
Deaf Culture & NZSL Webinar

Time & Location

06 Oct, 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

About The Event

Learn about Deaf Culture and New Zealand Sign Language (NZSL) in this informative 2 hours workshop presented by a Deaf presenter in NZSL, with a NZSL interpreter. A great introduction to the Deaf culture, Deaf community and NZSL as a language. 

Essential professional development for front-line staff, those working in restaurant, healthcare, services, trade, community - anyone! 

Presenter: Rachel Walker (Deaf NZSL tutor)

Interpreter: Leila Vanderlaan

Date/time: Wednesday, 6 October (6.00pm - 8.00pm)

Where:  At your home - Zoom link will be provided once you have registered

Cost: $39 per person includes workshop and e-handout.

Programme outline:

• Difference between hearing impaired and D/deaf

• Deaf culture and literacy (cultural/literacy issues)

• Visual Communication strategies and tips

• How to make your organisation/service Deaf-friendly

• Useful technologies & resources 

• Basic NZSL taster session

Please note that registering online confirms your place on this workshop. If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to contact MySign Co-ordinator at or text to 021 29 39 898. 

Ask your employer to cover your course fee, to do this, you will need to email to and we will register you manually. Your invoice will be sent to you so your employer/organisation can pay for your course fees. 

  • Deaf Culture course fee
    +$0.97 BookingFee
    +$0.97 BookingFee

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