ASL Classes

Want to learn how to communicate in American Sign Language (ASL) with your deaf friends, co-workers, patients, clients? This is the place to start! We offer 8 weeks of the basic signs you’ll need to get started to be able to communicate in American Sign Language. Classes can be given at two locations:  Pittsburgh, PA & Greensburg, PA.  Be sure to check our postings to find the next available classes.

ASL 1 at Work – Your business picks the day, time, and starting date. We come to you!

Contact us for more information to set up classes at your location.

HDSW ASL Classes Fall 2017

Westmoreland ASL Class Registration for Fall 2017 is now closed.

Classes will be held at our Greensburg office:

1011 Old Salem Road, Suite 102
Greensburg, PA 15601
724-832-7600 / 724-832-7602 (Fax)

Each class is two hours long and will continue weekly
until 20 hours of classroom instruction has been completed.

ASL Beginning I: Monday Evenings 6pm – 8pm, 9/11/17 – 11/13/17
ASL Beginning II: Tuesday Evenings 6pm – 8pm, 9/12/17 – 11/14/17
ASL Beginning I: Wednesday Evenings 6pm – 8pm, 9/13/17 – 11/15/17
ASL Intermediate: Thursday Evenings 6pm – 8pm, 9/14/17 – 11/16/17

Registration & payment must be received no later than
Wednesday, September 6. 
The cost is $60.00 per person.

Register for HDSW ASL Class Online

Register for HDSW ASL Classes by Mail

The textbook for the course is A Basic Course in American Sign Language.
Call for availability of the book at the first class for $42.00.

 A Basic Course in American Sign Language

HDS-Pittsburgh Fall 2017 Classes

Pittsburgh ASL Class Registration for Fall 2017 ends September 22nd

ASL 1 Class is now closed 

Classes will be held at our Pittsburgh Office:
1945 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
412-281-1375 (V/TTY) / 412-281-6564 (Fax)

Each class is two hours long and will continue for 8 weeks (8 classes):
Wednesdays from 6pm -8pm
September 27, October 4, 11, 18, 25, November 1, 8, 15

ASL 1:  Book: Signing – How to Speak with Your Hands, by Elaine Costello, Ph.D.
ASL 2:  Your book from ASL 1
ASL 3:  No book needed

Registration & payment must be received no later than Friday, September 22.
The cost is $60 per person for all 8 weeks.
Payment will reserve your seat in class.

Register for ASL Class by Mail


This book is not required but strongly recommended for ASL 1 Class

Signing How to Speak with Your Hands B

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