Deaf Connect offers a range of beginner Auslan classes aimed at introducing basic Auslan conversational skills to participants.
You will learn basic skills to communicate with Deaf people in Auslan on a range of topics that involve simple, everyday language.
The beginner courses are easy, fun, informal, and relaxed and are delivered face-to-face and online.
Beginner Auslan Pathway
There are two ways to start learning Auslan – Face to face or Online.
See below for all Beginner Auslan classes available in your state.
For more information about enrolment, click ‘Read More’.
Face to Face Beginner Classes
Online Beginner Classes
INTRODUCTION TO AUSLAN 1
INTRODUCTION TO AUSLAN 2
INTRODUCTION TO AUSLAN 1 (ONLINE)
INTRODUCTION TO AUSLAN 2 (ONLINE)
SIGN ONLINE (SELF-PACED)
This is our first beginners course and offers a basic introduction to signing in Auslan.
ITA 1 is designed for people with no previous language skill or knowledge of Auslan.
Designed to build on the skills and knowledge learnt in the Introduction course.
This course has a pre-requisite of completion of ITA 1 or prior Auslan experience.
Our online classes are based on our face-to-face Introduction to Auslan 1 and Introduction to Auslan 2 courses. These courses are accessible for people living across Australia.
All classes are set to Australian Eastern Standard Time during the daylight saving period (Brisbane time).
Sign Online offers the flexibility of self-guided and self-paced online learning.
Beginner Classes in WA
Previously Community Auslan Classes provided through Access Plus WA Deaf, our Beginner Auslan courses are the perfect place to start you on your Auslan learning journey.
Currently, our courses are held in Baldivis, Coolbellup, Joondalup and Wembley.Learn More