Level 1 Course Dates And Times

We offer face-to-face courses as well as some delivered online, via Zoom. We also provide a choice of daytime or evening class times.

Hi Kent BSL courses are run in partnership with Adult Education, so they run in line with the academic year. New courses may also start January/February time. Please see information below on all current planned courses.

Please note: All courses generally take a break during school holiday times.

Level 1 courses currently cost £580 per person, including assessment fees if you live in Kent. If you live outside of Kent the price is £780 per person. Other discounts may be available if you are in receipt of certain benefits, or have D/deaf family members. For more information about the course, prices, and payment, please click here. These prices apply to people aged 19 plus, for people under the age of 19 the outside Kent price applies.

To register your interest in a course please download, complete and return the application form by email to b.hendy@hikent.org.uk The link is at the bottom of the page.

Level 1 courses for the new academic year, Sept/Oct 2024, are shown below. Please note that courses will only run if both tutors and venues confirm. Minimum student numbers are also required.

Monday Evenings 
Delivered: Face to Face - Sittingbourne Adult Education
Time: 18.30 - 21.00
Start date: 16th September 2024
End date: 24th March 2025
Duration: 24 weeks

Tuesday Evenings
Delivered: Face to Face - Maidstone Adult Education
 18.00 - 20.30
Start date: 17th September 2024
End date: 25th March 2025
Duration: 24 weeks

Wednesday Evenings 
Delivered: Online (Zoom)
Time: 18.30 - 21.00
Start date:
18th September 2024
End date:
26th March 2025
24 weeks

Thursday Mornings

Delivered: Face to Face - Maidstone Adult Education
9.30 - 12.00
Start date: 
19th September 2024
End date: 
26th March 2025
24 weeks

Thursday Evenings

Delivered: Face to Face - Folkestone Adult Education
Time: 18.00 - 21.00
Start date: 19th September 2024
End date: 27th February 2025
Duration: 20 weeks

Monday Mornings
Delivered: Face to Face - Hi Kent
10.00 - 13.00
Start date:
14th January 2025
End date:
17th June 2025
20 weeks