Change of Email Address for Exam Papers and Assessments

From Monday 28th November, please use to send all exam papers or assessment materials.

Please do not use the admin email address from this date.


Annual Qualification Form

Please be advised that the new Annual Qualification Form for all levels has been uploaded onto our website. If you would like to become a registered centre with iBSL you would need to check the criteria before you apply.

If you have any questions regarding the application, please contact us via email, Skype, FT or telephone.

Teaching Resources and Visual Aid programme for Tutors

Teaching Resources and Visual Aid programme for Tutors

Are you a BSL tutor? Are you constantly looking for new and exciting resources but don’t know where to go?

IBSL have the answer. We will soon running a ‘Teaching Resources and Visual Aid programme for tutors – there will also be a session on using assistive technology including how to teach right way using the PowerPoint.

Topics covered during the training -:

· Family background
· Family wedding
· Weather

And many more

Why not come to the event to find out more!

Saturday 25th February 2017
Times -: 10am – 3pm (Lunch 12.00 – 12.30pm)

Costs per person £150.00

Look forward to seeing you there!

To book, please complete the training booking form or email

CPD Training: 26th & 27th November 2016

We are sorry to inform you that unfortunately due to low numbers we have had to cancel the CPD Training on the 26th and 27th November 2016. Please keep looking on our website for further dates.

Centre Portal

To All Centres, you should now have access to our portal,  if you have not yet received any emails with username and password, please contact

We are available if you need any help or support with the portal.

Email Updates

Unfortunately IBSL will be experiencing some difficulties with emails over the next few days, this is due to our systems being updated.
We apologise for any inconvenience, any urgent queries please phone the office – 01925632463

2 Day Linguistics Training

IBSL welcomed a range of professionals onto our 2 day Linguistics Training provided by Kate Rowley, DCAL on the 14th & 15th October 2016.

“This was fantastic training, I thoroughly enjoyed it and I’ve gained a lot of useful knowledge about BSL, that will enhance my interpreting skills. I would highly recommend this.” – Feedback from Louise Critchley, MRSLI: Interpreter


Witness and External Training

On Wednesday 12th October, iBSL held a Witness and External training day at our new purpose built training centre in Warrington.

The aim of the day was to develop their skills and become approved witnesses for students who are currently studying the iBSL Diploma in Sign Language Interpreting Studies

We have received excellent feedback from all who attended and everyone said the new training facilities, the external trainers and course content was outstanding!

Please visit our website for a list of further training we are holding.


Mary Humphries

iBSL are pleased to announce that Mary Humphries has been appointed to new Chairperson, she will be replacing John Hay. We would like to congratulate Mary and look forward to working with her in the future”

Purpose Statements

Please be advised that the Purpose Statements are now all under each Qualification.