The Disability Unit offers students​ and staff various training opportunities. These include learning sign language, participating in an accredited Lead with Disability course, and facilitating staff training through the Siyakhula training sessions.

Learn sign language

For more information on sign language sessions, contact the Disability Unit at disability@sun.ac.za

Lead with Disability

Lead with Disability is an accredited course for students. The course covers universal access, universal design and reasonable accommodation from a disability perspective. Sessions take place over lunchtime during the first and second semester at the Stellenbosch Campus. For more information, e-mail disability@sun.ac.za. Sessions are free.

Staff traini​ng

The University’s Division of Human Resources hosts Siyakhula training sessions. The Disability Unit presents a session that focuses on universal access, universal design, reasonable accommodation and discussions around disability inclusion on campus.