Mon, 27 Nov|
NZSL for Emergency Services online
Learn NZSL from home quickly! Join our 3-week crash course for emergency services at just $49. Starting Monday, November 27th, from 4:45pm to 5:45pm. No prior NZSL (New Zealand Sign Language) experience required.
Date, Time & Location
27 Nov 2023, 4:45 pm – 5:45 pm NZDT
About The Course
Learn NZSL (New Zealand Sign Language) online via MySign!
Join our interactive 3-week crash course tailored for emergency services. Our qualified NZSL teacher will guide you through emergency-related signs, enabling effective communication with Deaf survivors and community members. No prior NZSL experience is necessary.
Dates: November 27th, December 4th and 11th
Time: Mondays, 4.45pm - 5.45pm
Fee: The cost is $49 for the full 3-week course. This includes weekly e-handouts and homework.
Tutor: Janine Campbell
Course Outline for Emergency Services
Class One - Personal Information
- Exchange greetings and introductions
- Ask about family (children, parents, siblings)
- Ask for clarification, correction and confirmation
- Learn emergency service professions (police, fire, ambulance etc.)
- Learn numbers 1 - 10
Class Two - Emergency Situations
- Describe common emergency situations (earthquake, fire, tsunami, car accident, etc.)
- Name emergency supplies (water, medication, matches, food)
- Discuss wellbeing (lost, cold, injured, need help)
- Get an understanding about Deaf 111 Text emergency service
- Explore Deaf culture and getting attention signals (gentle wave, strong wave)
Class Three - Safety
- Give directions
- Learn time in NZSL (referring how long, days and months)
- Counting up to 20
- Discuss safety equipment and measures (fire alarm, life jacket, stay home etc.)
- Understand the importance of facial expression role in emergency situations
Requirements: A computer/laptop with a webcam and internet connection. Tablets and mobiles are not recommended.
Note: Minimum 4 students required for the course to proceed. Registration confirms your enrollment and commitment. Upon registration, you'll receive a confirmation email with the Zoom link. Check your spam folder if you don't find it.
For inquiries, email us at email@example.com. If your employer covers fees, contact us for manual registration and invoice issuance.
Join us in enhancing your communication skills and making a positive impact!
This course fee includes weekly e-handouts and certificate of attendance.$49.00Tax: +$1.23 WebsiteFee