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
Online

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 mysign@mergenz.co.nz or text to 021 29 39 898. 

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

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