Ashray Akruti offers a two months sign language course for beginners .Learning sign language is a necessity for a hearing impaired person and hearing person as well .However for a hearing person learning sign language can be a skill to be able to communicate with hearing impaired people. Learning sign language is about bridging gap between hearing and hearing impaired person.
we foresee that in near future there will be requirement for sign language interpreters at corporate, public places such as hospitals ,police stations etc which means learning sign language the skill will throw up job opportunities as well. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics , the demand for Sign Language Interpreters is expected to rise from 46% from 2012 to 2022 , an increase of 29,300 jobs.
To be eligible for the course, the candidate should have
- Senior Secondary (10+2) or equivalent with minimum 50% marks
- Functional hands
- Fluency in at least one language
- Hearing in the normal range
On successful completion of the course, the trainees are assisted with placements in the Industry