A first for South Africa, Embury are now training teachers and assistants in the skill of sign language, filling a gap in the education system.

Pretoria, South Africa – On Monday 1 July 2019, Embury Institute for Higher Education (Embury) kicked off orientation week for a new programme and a South African first as it launches its South African Sign Language Teachers’ Training Programme. Students enrolling for this programme, which is being run in partnership with the Development Institute for the…

Embury, DIDB partner to launch SA’s first sign language teacher training programme

Embury Institute for Higher Education (Embury), in partnership with the Development Institute for the Deaf and Blind (DIDB), has launched its first South African Sign Language Teachers’ Training Programme. Students enrolling for the programme will qualify with a higher certificate in pre-school education. The course is aimed at deaf teaching assistants and prospective South African…