Semester 2 begins on July 23rd, 2018. Registrations for Semester 2 will begin shortly.

If you would like to register please email: We will then let you know when the registrations open so that you can pick the class that best suits your requirements.

If you have any queries, please contact the Programme Administrator on email: or phone: (09) 630 6980.

 NZSL classes are held in:
  • Balmoral (Auckland Deaf Society – Sign Language Hub)
  • West Auckland (New Lynn Community Centre)
  • North Shore (Bays Community Centre, Browns Bay)
  • South Auckland (Anton Cenre, Flat Bush).

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.

How the NZSL levels and courses work:

There are two semesters every year. Each semester is usually 16 weeks long. There are six 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.

Prices for each 16-week course:  $240.00


Payment is preferred online at the time of registration. If this is not possible, payment is due within 7 days to confirm your place. You can:

  1. Pay online. Account No. 12 -3067-0262615-00. Reference: Include your full name and class level.
  2. Visit our office at 164 Balmoral Road, Balmoral and pay by cash or Eftpos.
  3. You can pay by PayPal just search for the email address:

If you have any questions about our NZSL programme, email the Programme Administrator here.

NZSL Community classes run by
Auckland Deaf Society – Semester 1 -2018

MondayBeginners 27-9pmBalmoral – Auckland Deaf Society
MondayIntermediate 27-9pmBalmoral – Auckland Deaf Society
TuesdayBeginners 110-12pmBalmoral – Auckland Deaf Society
TuesdayBeginners 17-9pmWest Auckland 1* –
New Lynn Community Centre
TuesdayAdvanced 1 & 27-9pmBalmoral – Auckland Deaf Society
WednesdayIntermediate 17-9pmBalmoral – Auckland Deaf Society
WednesdayBeginners 27-9pmBalmoral – Auckland Deaf Society
ThursdayBeginners 27-9pmBalmoral – Auckland Deaf Society
ThursdayBeginners 17-9pmNorth Shore – Bays Community
Centre, Browns Bay
ThursdayBeginners 17-9pmSouth Auckland –
Anton Centre, Flat Bush
ThursdayBeginners 17-9pmBalmoral – Auckland Deaf Society


Balmoral, West Auckland and South Auckland term dates:
  • Term 1: 12th February – 6th April, plus Monday 9th April
  • Term 2: 30th April – 22nd June – plus Monday 25th June
  • Term 3: 23rd July – 14th September
  • Term 4: 15th October – 7th December – plus Monday 10th December

Terms & Conditions of enrolment

By completing your registration you are indicating you have read and accepted our NZSL Terms & Conditions Semester 1&2