Basic Overview:

Course Title: South African Sign Language (SASL)

Course Duration: 5 Days

NQF Certification: NQF Level 4, 6 Credits

SAQA US ID: 115074 – Engage in a short conversation with a Deaf person on a familiar topic in SASL


The course comprises of 6 modules, covered over a 5 day period. The course is an NQF Level 4 (6 credits) and is targeted at individuals who would like to learn South African Sign Language. This course can be customised to a client’s specific needs and structured over a time period best suited to staff availability. This is offered as both an accredited and non-accredited course dependent on the specific solution developed for the client.


This course will provide the learner with the following:

  • Ability to introduce yourself and others using SASL
  • Provide information about yourself and to ask for information from others using SASL
  • Hold a simple, short conversation with a Deaf person
  • Engage in a conversation with a group setting using SASL


The following modules are included in the SASL short course:

  • Module 1 – SASL Enhancements Part 1
  • Module 2 – SASL Enhancements Part 2
  • Module 3 – Guide To Communicate With Deaf And Hard-of-hearing People
  • Module 4 – Introducing Yourself And Others Using SASL
  • Module 5 – Provide Information About Yourself And Ask For Information Of Others Using SASL
  • Module 6 – Having Conversations

Accredited Vs. Non-Accredited Courses

The accredited course includes a certificate of competence and is focused on the ability to have conversations with a Deaf person

  1. Explaining of Assessment
  2. Written Assessment
  3. Conversation Assessment
  4. Evaluation

Non – accredited does not include formal assessments, but attendees receive a certificate of attendance


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Cape Town

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Western Cape

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Eastern Cape

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