Boost for Institute of British Sign Language



New Office

Due to our recent office move, we are currently awaiting for the new internet system to be installed. We apologise for the inconvenience and delays, we will advise when the system is up and running.



Level 3 and Level 4 certificates are eligible for funding under the Advanced Learner loans – see link, download the catalogue and search:


As of Friday the 16th September IBSL will no longer reside at Wilson Patten street; our NEW address is:
2nd floor, Empire Court
30-40 Museum Street

Office Closure

The iBSL office will be closed on Thursday 15th & Friday 16th September as we are moving offices. Please contact us before Thursday if any urgent action is required.
We apologise for the inconvenience, however the office will be open as normal on Monday 19th September.

JB Training

We would like to say a big congratulations to all the below students who passed their BSL Levels 2/3 with JB Training!



JB Training - level 2 & 3 students

Teachers and Tutors

Please find attached a teacher/tutor form; in the near future IBSL will be implementing our new intranet into the day to day workings of our office, in order to do this we need this information about your teacher/tutors and an electronic copy of their CV’s, also email addresses.

All future registrations will require this information so please have this emailed back to ourselves as soon as possible, we thank you in advance for your cooperation.

Teacher – tutor form

Annual Qualification Approval Form

The Annual Qualification Approval Form for Level 6 has now been uploaded onto the website. This is located under Teach/Learn BSL, Centre Guidelines and then Key Documents.

Office Closure

The IBSL office will be closed from Friday 26th August until Tuesday 30th August. Any urgent emails will be responded to.

NHS Winchester Hospital Staff – BSL Level 1

NHS Winchester Hospital Staff – BSL Level 1

We would like to say a big congratulations to all NHS Winchester Hospital staff who passed their BSL Level 1 with Bob Sign Language!

Student Passed Certification Photo