A capital of Ugra is hosting the XVIII Winter Deaflympics.
As a part of a process of preparing for this sport event the Centre of adaptive sport of Ugra is organizing a training seminar “Russian Sign Language” that will take place from September 14 till September 22.
Coaches, volunteers and personnel that will work on the Deaflympics will take part in the seminar.
Today, more than 20 applications for participating in the seminar were received. On finishing the seminar all the participants will be given standard-issue certificates.
The training will be performed under the guidance of the specialists of Russian sign language laboratory of the Novosibirsk State Technical University.
The training will consist of 2 stages. First, from September 14 till September 22 coaches, volunteers and personnel will learn the basics of the sign language. All the other people interested in sign language will be able to learn it from December 02 till December 10.