Sign language class planned through New River CTC in June 2023

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New River Community and Technical College is offering a six-week basic sign language class on Thursday evenings from 6 to 8 p.m. starting June 8, 2023. The class will be offered at the Nicholas County Campus in Summersville and through Zoom video conferencing.

Students in the class will learn sign language vocabulary, phrases and sentences, including grammatical features, and students will have interactive practice during the class. Students will also learn about Deaf Culture and history.

Tuition is $100 for the six-week class, and registration is required by May 29, 2023. Participants interested in the Zoom option will be emailed the link and log-in information after registering and paying for the class.

Visit for information on upcoming classes or register for the course or contact Gloria Kincaid (304-793-6101,

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