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Irish Sign Language (ISL) in the classroom for Teachers and SNAs

Irish Sign Language (ISL) in the classroom for Teachers and SNAs

Irish Sign Language

This is the same course as was delivered last night.

This course is now fully booked.  We hope to organise another course shortly after Easter.  Thank you. 


Irish Sign Language is a functional and practical language, which if learned and practiced can provide opportunities for inclusivity, communication and fine and gross motor development.

This workshop looks to provide teachers and SNAs with a foundational understanding of Irish Sign Language, including basic vocab, phrases and mechanics of the language.

This webinar will provide participants with resources to continue to develop their own professional ISL skills as well as to teach pupils the fundamentals of the language.

Areas to be covered include:

  • Hand dominance and movement in ISL
  • ISL alphabet
  • Counting in ISL
  • Sentence structure in ISL
  • ISL Language suitable for the classroom environment


  • Participants will have a greater understanding of the foundational aspects of Irish Sign Language
  • Participants will encounter the ISL alphabet and basic phrases for communication
  • Participants will have gained knowledge of a number of practical ISL language for the classroom environment.

Date: Wednesday 9th February 2022

Time: 5:30-6:30 PM

Facilitator: Stephen Hodnett

Course Details

Course Start Date / Time 09-02-2022 5:30 pm
Course End Date / Time 09-02-2022 6:30 pm
Registration Start Date 21-01-2022 9:00 am
Capacity 30
Cut off date 09-02-2022 5:30 pm
Fee Free
Select Hours 1
Speaker Stephen Hodnett
Location Online Course

County Wexford Education Centre

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Milehouse Road, Enniscorthy, Co. Wexford



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