Year: 2010

Event to raise money for NDCS

16th Jun 2010

Deaf Billy Elliot is a Generation Game night with lots of fun guaranteed!

In Tune

16th Jun 2010

Join us as we celebrate Deaf Awareness Week!

Be inspired by a musical extravaganza performed by talented deaf artists and musicians!

Deafinitely Creative Competition

16th Jun 2010

Deafinitely Theatre is holding a contest to find four deaf people for our playwright development programme, Deafinitely Creative.

Information on Framework Levels

16th Jun 2010

The Qualifications Regulator in 2010 allocated new levels to NVQ qualifications on the QCF, which recognises these qualifications more precisely and compares them directly to qualifications offered by universities. The framework has eight qualification levels (above Entry Level), compared with the 5 levels used for NVQs until now.

Accreditation of the New Signature Level 3 NVQ Certificate in BSL

10th Jun 2010

We are very pleased to announce the new Signature Level 3 NVQ Certificate in British Sign Language (Ref: 500/9615/1) has been accredited by Ofqual. This is our first NVQ qualification on the QCF. It is available for teaching from 1 September 2010 and is fundable as a full Level 3 Qualification.

Level 3 NVQ Certificate in British Sign Language Update

10th Jun 2010

We can now share with you the new Level 3 draft qualification specification.

Accreditation of the new Signature Level 3 NVQ Certificate in BSL

10th Jun 2010

We are very pleased to announce the new Signature Level 3 NVQ Certificate in British Sign Language (Ref: 500/9615/1) has been accredited by Ofqual. This is our first NVQ qualification on the QCF. It is available for teaching from 1 September 2010 and is fundable as a full Level 3 Qualification.

Level 3 NVQ Certificate in British Sign Language Update

28th May 2010

We can now share with you the new Level 3 draft qualification specification…

2010/11 Qualification Specifications

27th May 2010

The following Qualification Specifications for 2010-11 are now available on our website:

  • Level 1 Award in Deaf Awareness and Communication
  • Level 1 Award in British Sign Language
  • Level 1 Award in Irish Sign Language
  • Level 2 Certificate in British Sign Language
  • Level 2 Certificate in Irish Sign Language

NUT Disabled Teachers’ Conference

18th May 2010

Each year the Union holds a conference for members of the Union who define themselves as disabled. This event enables teachers to share experiences, learn from each other and debate Union policy about campaigns to achieve disability equality in the profession.