To view the current timetable and register for a class, please click “Register Now”.
Other general information is below.



If you have any queries, please contact the Programme Administrator on email: or phone: (09) 630 6980.

NZSL classes are held in:

  • Balmoral (Auckland Deaf Society – Sign Language Hub)
  • West Auckland (New Lynn Community Centre)
  • North Shore (Bays Community Centre, Browns Bay)
  • South Auckland (Anton Cenre, Flat Bush).

If you are interested in attending one of our NZSL related activities e.g. monthly NZSL Students Social Club, Communication Games, Deaf Deaf World, Fingerspelling Triathlon, etc. please contact Programme Administrator and you will be notified about these events by emails.

How the NZSL levels and courses work:

There are two semesters every year. Each semester is usually 16 weeks long. There are six courses:

  • Beginners 1 and Beginners 2
  • Intermediate 1 and Intermediate 2
  • Advanced

You can complete two courses per year. For example, in one year do Beginners 1 and Beginners 2, then the following year do Intermediate 1 and Intermediate 2 and so on.

Prices for each 16-week course:  $240.00


Payment is preferred online at time of registration. If this is not possible, payment is due within 7 days to confirm your place. You can:

  1. Pay online. Account No. 12 -3067-0262615-00. Reference: Include your full name and class level.
  2. Visit our office at 164 Balmoral Road, Balmoral and pay by cash or Eftpos.

If you have any questions about our NZSL programme, email the Programme Administrator here.

NZSL Community classes run by
Auckland Deaf Society – Semester 1 -2018

Day Class Time Venue
Monday Beginners 2 7-9pm Balmoral – Auckland Deaf Society
Monday Intermediate 2 7-9pm Balmoral – Auckland Deaf Society
Tuesday Beginners 1 10-12pm Balmoral – Auckland Deaf Society
Tuesday Beginners 1 7-9pm West Auckland 1* –
New Lynn Community Centre
Tuesday Advanced 1 & 2 7-9pm Balmoral – Auckland Deaf Society
Wednesday Intermediate 1 7-9pm Balmoral – Auckland Deaf Society
Thursday Beginners 2 7-9pm Balmoral – Auckland Deaf Society
Thursday Beginners 1 7-9pm North Shore – Bays Community
Centre, Browns Bay
Thursday Beginners 1 7.30-9pm South Auckland –
Anton Centre, Flat Bush
Thursday Beginners 1 7-9pm Balmoral – Auckland Deaf Society


Balmoral, West Auckland and South Auckland term dates:
  • Term 1 – 12th February – 6th April, plus Monday 9th April
  • Term 4 – 16th Oct – 30th April – 22nd June, plus Monday 25th June

All Monday classes will finish on 11th December due to the Labour Day public holiday.

Terms & Conditions of enrolment

By completing your registration you are indicating you have read and accepted our NZSL_Ts&Cs_Semester2_2017