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NZSL for Health Online - Part 2
NZSL for Health Online - Part 2

Tue, 28 Nov



NZSL for Health Online - Part 2

Join our Lunchtime Part 2 NZSL Crash Course! Perfect for health professionals with basic NZSL skills. This 3-week program includes an e-handout, interactive homework, all for just $49. Starting on Tuesday, 28th November, from 12:15pm to 1:15pm.

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Date, Time & Location

28 Nov 2023, 12:15 pm – 1:15 pm


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About The Course

Learn NZSL (New Zealand Sign Language) online through MySign!

Our fully interactive 3-week crash course, designed specifically for health professionals, provides you with the skills to communicate effectively with Deaf patients and clients. Classes start on Tuesday, November 28th, from 12:15pm to 1:15pm. This course is suitable for students with basic NZSL knowledge (approximately 3-5 hours of prior tuition)

All you need is a computer or laptop with a webcam and an internet connection, tablets and mobiles are not suitable.

Dates: 28/11, 5/12 and 12/12

Time: 12.15pm - 1.15pm

Fee: The cost is $49 for the full 3-week course. This includes weekly e-handouts and homework.

Teacher: Rachel Walker

Course Outline for Health Professionals #2

Class One - Medical Conditions

  • exchange greetings and ask about well-being
  • learn days of week/clock time and making an appointment
  • review numbers 1 – 20 and learn numbers 21 – 30
  • Deaf culture - visual communication strategy

Class Two - Body functions

  • describe basic functions of main body organs
  • explain briefly about discomfort and pain-related experience
  • learn numbers 31-40
  • learn about months (calendar signs)
  • name common health problems and different kinds of falls, accidents
  • Deaf culture - literacy levels and health knowledge

Class Three - Scans and procedures

  • describe and refer to common diagnostic tests and scans
  • discuss about plans for recovery (treatment, surgery, etc)
  • use of numbers for ranking
  • review time concept in NZSL and talk about simple booking appointment time
  • Deaf culture - how to work with an interpreter including informed consent

Important Notes:

  • A minimum of 4 students is required for the course to proceed. Registering online confirms your enrolment and commits you to the course.
  • Upon completing your registration, a confirmation email with course details, including the Zoom link, will be sent immediately. Please check your spam folder if you do not receive the email.
  • For any inquiries, please feel free to email us at
  • If you wish for your employer to cover your fees, please contact us to arrange manual registration, and we will send the invoice directly to you or your employer.


  • Course Fee

    This course fee includes weekly e-handouts and homework.

    Tax: +$1.23 WebsiteFee
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