The plan

The project runs from September 2019 until August 2021. We will:

  • develop the 6 training modules
  • host national workshops in the UK (Date TBC), Spain (Web-based 21/5/21) and Portugal (Date TBC)
  • run an international conference in June 2021


Here’s our plan for module development.

Sept-Dec 2019   Develop modules 1,2 and 3 in UK, Spain and Portugal
Jan – April 2020  Develop and pilot modules 1,2,3 in UK, module 2 in Portugal and module 3 in Spain
May – Aug 2020  Final versions of modules 1, 2 and 3 created including feedback from Deaf Language Specialists and SLTs.
Start to develop and pilot modules 4,5 and 6 in English and BSL
Sept– Dec 2020  Final versions of modules 4,5 and 6 

Share modules 1,2 and 3 with more learners.

Jan – April 2021  Share and adapt more modules if time and funding allows 
May – Aug 2021  Share modules with external partners, upload to EPALE and identified hosts for sustaining use of the modules developed. Investigate future funding for further development of training for Deaf Language Specialists