Local College to Offer Sign Language Class


BEAVER– New River Community and Technical College is offering a six-week Sign Language II class on Thursdays from 5:30 to 7 p.m. starting March 29 on the Raleigh County Campus, Beaver.

Students will build on an introduction to sign language and continue learning ASL/finger spelling, introduction of ABC’s, numbers, basic signs, family signs, education signs, daily living signs and food signs. This advanced class will teach signing to communicate with the hearing impaired.

The cost for the class is $75, and pre-registration for the course is required by Monday, March 20, 2018.

New River CTC’s Workforce Education Division provides community education classes and employable educational opportunities including noncredit courses, workforce development programs and customized training.

For more information about community education classes at New River CTC or to register contact Gloria Kincaid at 304-793-6101, or Jeanne Stone at 304-883-2469,



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