Welcome to the National Deaf Children’s Society online training portal. Here you will be able to access all of our online training opportunities; training workshops, e-learning modules, webinars.

Our training can help you build your knowledge and skills in working with deaf children and young people. We have courses for professionals working in education, health, social care and childcare. We also offer training opportunities to sports, arts and leisure organisations on how to make their activities deaf-friendly.

Training Opportunities Available

  • Training courses: Interactive workshops to help you support deaf children and young people to achieve their potential.

  • E-learning: Available on demand, to be completed at your own convenience. 

  • Webinars: Available on demand, with tips and information about how to make your digital content and face to face conversations accessible to deaf children and young people.

  • Conferences: Our annual conferences for professionals working with deaf children and young people.

In order to complete the modules, you will need a supported internet browser, such as Google Chrome or Microsoft Edge. 

Our e-learning modules

We have a variety of e-learning modules available, from mini introduction modules that can take roughly 10 minutes to complete, through to full training modules that can take roughly 1 hour to complete.

As standard, you will have access to our e-learning modules for 30 days only, unless otherwise stated. 

Note: some of our e-learning modules are free of charge and some have a fee applied.

Before you start

To access our online training, you will need to create an account on this portal. You can do this here. This account is different to an account on the National Deaf Children’s Society website.