Welcome to Key Word Sign NSW
Key Word Sign NSW is a not-for-profit incorporated association that supports the use of Key Word Sign within NSW. It is run by a dedicated group of volunteers.

Want to know more about Key Word Sign click here,visit us on Facebook or download this flyer!

Find a NSW workshop here

Update on BOSTES!


*** On 1 January 2017 the NSW Education Standards Authority (NESA) replaced the Board of Studies, Teaching and Educational Standards NSW (BOSTES) ***

The Key Word Sign Basic Workshop has been endorsed as a registered professional development course by NSW Educational Standards Authority (NESA). Teachers can count attendance at a Key Word Sign Basic Workshop towards MAINTAINING​ their accreditation at the level of PROFICIENT TEACHER​. 

 For more information see our workshops page.

KWS NSW MEMBERSHIP FOR 2017- 2018 is now open
See our membership page for more details on how to renew your membership or become a new KWS NSW member.

key word sign australia app
                        Key Word Sign Australia App
Key Word Sign Australia has developed this great app with Scope Victoria which lets you:
  • Print out the Key Word Sign Australia dictionary a-z or by category.
  • Create and print individualised resources using line drawings of Auslan signs, Widgit symbols or photos from your own camera roll
  • Watch video clips of the Interactive Vocabulary, numbers, alphabet or your own saved clips.
This app has been designed for anyone supporting children, adolescents and /or adults who use Key Word Sign.

The app is available on the iTunes store

MEMBERS: Catch up on the news from KWS NSW in our latest newsletter. See the newsletter page in the members only section.

If you have any stories or photos to share showing KWS in action please email website@kwsnsw.com.

 Email Addresses for Key Word Sign NSW
 Please direct your enquiries to the following:

Membership enquiries, membership application forms and payment.

Workshop enquiries, workshop promotion, find a presenter, evaluation summaries and reports.

Website access and troubleshooting, website updates, advertising an event.

 General enquiries, contacting the coordinators or committee members.
Signing community enquiries, specific questions about signing.
Enquiries about upcoming presenter training.


 Key Word Sign NSW is on Facebook! Like our page or make a post/comment to us! 



Membership is now open! See our membership page for more details.