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BSL Level 3 Courses

BSL Level 3, Online Course – 2024

Start Date: Monday, 23rd September 2024
Time: 6.00pm – 8.30pm
Duration: approx 15 months
Venue: Zoom

Enrolment deadline: 23rd August 2024
Discounted deadline: 23rd July 2024

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 around 15 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.

Tutor: Gary L Taylor, with over 20 years teaching experience and twice winner of Signature North West Teacher of the Year Award

Fees & Discounts

  • Total including Exam Fees £983.00.
  • Course fee £800.00*
  • Exam fee £183.00 (taking the exam is optional)
  • Payment plans are offered by Deaf Solutions 3
  • with monthly instalments.
  • £200 deposit to secure your place.


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

Entry Requirements

In order to be entered for our BSL Level 3 course and assessments, leading to this qualification, learners must be able to demonstrate competence in BSL at level 2.

Learners will undertake a BSL skills assessment prior to a place being offered on the course.


Deaf Solutions 3 offer ‘Signature’ qualifications: Signature is the leading awarding body for Deaf communication qualifications in the UK.

  • Signature Level 3 Certificate in British Sign Language, comprising of the following units:
  • Formal Presentation
  • Informal conversations
  • Receptive

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

Next steps:
• Complete the application form above via the ‘enrol’ link.
• We will then contact you to arrange a skills assessment prior to your acceptance on the course.
Details of the full cost of the course and how to pay can be found on the application form.