This course will take the learner through definitions and diversity, and statistics around deafness. Learners will have an opportunity to learn about subtitles, lipreading, sign language and appropriate politeness. They will also explore working with interpreters and considerations in the workplace.
- Explore definitions and diversity within deafness
- Understand communication skills and strategies for the individual’s needs
- Know the barriers deaf people face and the importance of equality, diversity and inclusion
- Learn about support techniques including open conversations