Sign Language

The Sign Language Society is currently not taking any new members for 2019/20, we do apologise!


Welcome to the Sign Language Society! We aim to provide a fantastic opportunity to learn basic British Sign Language (BSL) at an affordable price.

There will be numerous new beginner classes for students from any course along with an advanced class for members who have successfully completed the training last year and/or have previously completed Level One BSL.

(Please note that membership fees are non-refundable as we have to budget for the teaching time and space. Please also note that memberships are limited so will be available on a first come, first served basis.)

What’s included?

  • A fun introduction to basic BSL
  • BSL resources and recommendations for practice
  • Certificate from the SU if you attend 80% of the total number of sessions
  • Society socials 
  • Society sweatshirt (extra costs)

Price?   £35 (25 people max per group.) incl. 20% VAT

What?   Basic British Sign Language

When?  Thursday evenings.

Where? University of Gloucestershire, FCH Campus

Why?    To promote BSL skills at an affordable price

How?    Sessions will include as a minimum: alphabet, numbers and basic communication 

Please contact Rebecca O’Sullivan for any queries (

Rebecca O'Sullivan (s1701785) President & Treasurer

Jessica Cooke (s1702831) – Vice President & Secretary

Melissa Thomas – Founder (2017)

Sign Language


Sorry, there are no memberships available to purchase.


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  • 01242 714360
  • The Park, Cheltenham, GLOS, GL50 2RH
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