Year: 2016

Signature Conference 2017: Speakers announced

25th Nov 2016

Signature has announced some of the experts and influencers who will take to the Signature Conference 2017 stage on Friday 27 January. The speakers will be sharing their insights and objectives with other educators, learners and students in order to create and shape a brighter future.

Signature launch new Level 3 qualification

21st Nov 2016

Signature has launched a new deafblind qualification which is now available to centres.


Signature Conference: Brightening the futures for so many

25th Oct 2016

Signature is very excited to announce the Signature Conference 2017, where we are bringing together educators, experts and students from across the UK to discuss shaping the future of education.


Reviewing National Occupation Standards for Interpreting

25th Oct 2016

Signature and NRCPD are involved in a review of the National Occupational Standards in Interpreting that is currently taking place

Centre update: Regulations now available in BSL

21st Oct 2016

We appreciate the importance of our regulations being fully understandable to all of our course providers.

The regulations for Level 1 Award and Level 2 Certificate in British Sign Language are now available on the Signature Portal and website in British Sign Language. The regulations for Level 3 and Level 4 Certificate in British Sign Language will also be available shortly.

Signature at the Language Show Live

14th Oct 2016

Signature will be attending this year’s Language Show Live in London on Saturday 15th October.

Centre update: Changes to Level 3 Certificate in BSL

06th Oct 2016

The Level 3 Certificate in British Sign Language is approaching the end of its three year lifecycle. This gives us an ideal opportunity to review the qualification.

Having received feedback during this time, we have decided to amend the way the BSL321 assessment DVD is presented to candidates.

Launching a brand new Signature Learning Hub

01st Sep 2016

Signature is looking forward to beginning the next academic year with the launch of the new and improved Signature Learning Hub.


Signature Annual Awards – deadline extended until 2nd September

15th Jul 2016

The deadline to nominate yourself or somebody else for a Signature Annual Award has been extended to Friday 2nd September 2016.

NRCPD announce Alan Peacock as Interim Director and Registrar

27th Jun 2016

Alan Peacock has been appointed as Interim Director and Registrar of NRCPD. Alan will take up post on 4th July and will be driving the transition of NRCPD to independence as a regulating body.