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NZSL course - Marton - Beg 1a
NZSL course - Marton - Beg 1a

Tue, 01 Mar


Marton Scout Hall

NZSL course - Marton - Beg 1a

Learn New Zealand Sign Language in this 8-week evening course. This is NZSL Beginner (Level 1a) course. Suitable for the students who have no prior knowledge of NZSL tuition in the past. $130 for 8-week course incl. handouts, homework and certificate.

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Date, Time & Location

01 Mar 2022, 7:00 pm – 02 Mar 2022, 9:00 pm

Marton Scout Hall, 37 Cuba Street, Marton

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About The Course

Join and learn New Zealand Sign Language (NZSL) course in Marton!

NZSL is a beautiful language, and an official language of NZ. This is a NZSL beginner 1a course - this is suitable for those who have no prior knowledge of this NZSL course.  Certificate of Attendance and will be issued at the end of the course*.

Days: Tuesdays, 7:00pm - 9:00pm.

Dates: 1st March to 19th April, 2022 (8 weeks)

Level: NZSL Beg 1 a (Unit 1-3)

Cost: $130 for 8 week course incl. handout/homework

Learning Outcomes Unit 1: Meeting and Greeting 

Learners will:

  • exchange greetings and make introductions
  • understand simple class instructions
  • learn about the use of facial expression in NZSL
  • learn to get, and give, eyegaze before signing
  • learn numbers 1-10
  • learn the fingerspelling alphabet, spell their own name, and ask for repetition.

Unit 2: Our Class Learning Outcomes 

Learners will:

  • identify people in the class
  • name language(s) they are learning
  • give and follow simple instructions and action commands
  • ask for clarification, correction and confirmation
  • ask and tell where something is in the class
  • use appropriate phrases for arriving late to class
  • use numbers for counting (0-20) and simple time phrases in relation to class activities

Unit 3: Needs and Wants Learning Outcomes 

Learners will:

  • name common food and drink items
  • make and respond to requests and offers for basic wants and needs
  • ask and tell locations of familiar objects and locations in the immediate environment
  • express likes and dislikes
  • understand basic signs about emergency exit procedures

Ask your employer to cover the cost of the course as professional development! Please note that registering online confirms your place in the course. If your organisation/company is paying for your course fee, please email us and provide us their Reference/Purchase Order number. If you wish to organise installment payment plan, please email to to arrange payment plan and Merge NZ will book the course for you manually. Certificate of Attendance are on request and with 80% attendance being meet. This course is open to both vaccinated/unvaccinated students.


  • NZSL Onsite course fee

    This NZSL onsite course fee includes e-handout (homework and handouts) emailed by your NZSL tutor. At the end of course, you will receive a Certificate of Attendance.

    Tax: +$3.25 WebsiteFee
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