Director of Development

Added 06 Feb 2018

NRCPD is seeking a Director of Development to join the small but vital charity. NRCPD is entering a period of rapid and exciting change and is looking for a person who can engage and communicate with all of its stakeholders.

Statement from NRCPD

Added 31 Jan 2018

NRCPD has announced that the Director/Registrar, Alan Peacock, has stepped down.

Route to Registration for Speech to Text Reporters

Added 22 Jan 2018

NRCPD have recently approved a Signature training event for Speech to Text Reporters. Speech to Text Reporters who successfully complete this training course will be eligible to apply to register with NRCPD.

Lindsay Foster: A positive outlook for 2018

Added 10 Jan 2018

At the end of every year we give our centres the opportunity to tell us what they believe we’re doing right and how they think we can improve by completing our Customer Service Survey. 

Minister response to GCSE in BSL

Added 14 Sep 2017

We were incredibly disappointed to see Schools Minister Nick Gibb’s response to the NDCS’ Right to Sign campaign.

Celebrating British Sign Language is a good thing

Added 07 Sep 2017

Yesterday, Google caught the attention of millions of people across the UK with its impressive Google Doodle.

The Doodle, a special and temporary alteration of the logo on Google's homepage, celebrated BSL and the famous Braidwood Academy. It featured 6 schoolchildren fingerspelling ‘Google’ and linked to a short, fun video on the history of the world’s first deaf school and the fingerspelling alphabet.

Getting the most out of your training

Added 06 Sep 2017

The newest staff team members at Signature have just passed all three assessments to achieve their Level 1 Award in British Sign Language.

We asked them how they got the most out of their training and what advice they would give to new learners.