NZSL Community Classes

Run by Auckland Deaf Society

NZSL Summer School

Starting this Summer in December we are holding an intensive Beginners 1 Level Course.

This will be held over 8 Tuesday nights from 7pm-9pm at Auckland Deaf Society.

It’s a great way to start learning NZSL or brush up on skills previously learned. On completion of this course, you will be ready to start Beginner 2 NZSL, in February 2019 (Semester 1).

These classes will be held on the following dates:

4th, 11th, 18th December

8th, 15th, 22nd, 29th  January

5th February

Course Cost: $150


NZSL Term Classes

Registrations are currently CLOSED for Semester 2, 2018.
Semester 1 2019 Timetable will be posted shortly. To be informed about our next intake of students, please email the programmes administrator:

Class Locations

  • Auckland Deaf Society – 164 Balmoral Road, Balmoral
  • North Shore: Bays Community Centre, 3 Glen Rd, Browns Bay & Meadowood House, 55 Meadowood Dr, Unsworth Heights
  • South Anton Centre, 42 Kerrykeel Dr, Flat Bush.

NZSL Levels & Course Length

There are two semesters every year. Each semester is usually 16 weeks long.
There are five courses:

  • Beginners 1 and Beginners 2
  • Intermediate 1 and Intermediate 2
  • Advanced

You can complete two courses per year. For example, in one year do Beginners 1 and Beginners 2, then the following year do Intermediate 1 and Intermediate 2 and so on.

Cost for the 16-week course: $240.00

If you are interested in attending one of our NZSL related activities e.g. monthly NZSL Students Social Club, Communication Games, Deaf Deaf World, Fingerspelling Triathlon, etc. please contact Programme Administrator and you will be notified about these events by emails.

Terms & Conditions

By completing your registration you are indicating you have read and accepted our NZSL Terms & Conditions

If you have any questions about our NZSL programme, email the Programme Administrator – Phone (09) 630 6980.