AU $275






    0.45 HOURS

    Course Type

    Licensed Course

    Course Overview

    Clients who are Deaf or hard of hearing typically require more considered and adaptive communication. And it’s not that hard! 

    In this module we learn about hearing loss, different communication strategies as well as a crash course on Auslan by a Deaf, accredited instructor. 

    To kickstart your AUSLAN skills and how to work with clients with hearing loss - start hear.

    Learning Outcomes

    Distinguish between the different types and degrees of hearing loss.
    Describe the impact that being deaf or hard of hearing has on people's ability to navigate the gym or exercise environment and your role and responsibilities for supporting them.
    Create an inclusive, supportive and empowering experience for people who are deaf or hard of hearing.
    Learn some basic AUSLAN signs as well as guidance on visual communication.

    About the Author

    Inclusion is at the heart of WeFlex - through inclusive health and fitness they aim to improve the length and quality of life for those living with disability. We all know the power of regular exercise and improved fitness and it’s their mission to help connect people with unique needs to the immense benefits that the fitness and health industry has to offer.



    Access Period

    CEC Expiry Date: 30/11/2024. Lifetime access to course content. In order to obtain AusActive CECs, this course must be completed by the CEC Expiry Date

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