BSL Level 3 Courses

Online 2022 – Next course TBC

Start Date: TBC
Time: 6.00pm – 8.30pm
Duration: 12 to 13 months

Enrolment deadline: 
Discount enrolment deadline: 

Online January 2022 (FULL)

Start Date: Wednesday 19th January 2022
Time: 6.00pm – 8.30pm
Duration: 12 to 13 months

We are an approved Signature Centre.
Signature is the leading awarding body for Deaf communication qualifications in the UK

  • What’s Involved?

    • This course will develop an advanced knowledge of the structure and function of British Sign Language and an understanding of the Deaf Community and Deaf Culture. Successful learners will be able to understand and use varied BSL in a range of work and social situations.

    • There are 3 units, which are assessed externally.
    • The course typically lasts 12 to 13 months
    • Online lessons are held weekly on a weekday evening between 6pm – 8.30pm.
    • Limited places available: A small group ensures maximum visibility, participation and interaction for the best learning experience.
    • Access is provided to Deaf Solutions 3 ‘Student Zone’ for course support material.
    • Deaf Solutions 3 offer ‘Signature’ qualifications: Signature is the leading awarding body for Deaf communication qualifications in the UK.
    • Tutor: Gary L Taylor, with over 20 years teaching experience and twice winner of Signature North West Teacher of the Year Award
  • Fees & Discounts

    • Course fee £700.00*
    • Exam fee £163.00 (taking the exam is optional)
    • Total including Exam Fees £863.00.
    • Payment plans are offered by Deaf Solutions 3
    • with monthly instalments.
    • £100 deposit to secure your place.


    • Enrol early and receive 5% discount off the course fee element.
    • See enrolment panel for discount deadlines
    • 10% discount for Deaf Solutions 3 Level 2 students
  • Qualification

    • Signature Level 3 Certificate in British Sign Language, comprising of the following units:
    • BSL 302 Linguistics
      Expanded vocabulary
    • BSL 321 Receptive Skills
      Understanding more complex BSL conversations
    • BSL 322 Productive Skills

    Progression from Level 3?
    Progression onto BSL Level 4, BSL NVQ6 is possible, depending on the requirements of the student.

  • COVID-19

    • Our courses will continue online until further notice

The next step is to:
• Return your completed application form by email to
• Pay the £100.00 deposit required to secure your place on the course.
• Details of the full cost of the course and how to pay can be found on page 2 of the application form.