Learning the braille code is relatively simple, although it can take a while to train your fingers to sense the dots by touch. Whether you are learning braille for yourself or to support someone else, we have resources that can help you. Our learning section has a wealth of information about learning braille and the courses and support we can provide, including learning resources for both touch and sighted learners.
RNIB braille resources can help anyone learn to read braille easily
Anyone can learn braille and, like anything else, the more you practise, the better you get.
We offer a range of courses and training sessions, as well as some free resources and fun introductions to braille.
We believe braille is a vital tool for anyone who is blind or partially sighted. Whatever age you are, why not give learning braille a go.
The braille alphabet card shows the embossed braille alphabet, punctuation marks and numbers, together with the print translation. The braille alphabet card shows the embossed braille alphabet, punctuation marks and numbers, together with the print translation. For more information, please contact our helpline on 0303 123 9999 and quote product code: PR10223
Whether new to learning braille, supporting someone who reads braille or an experienced braillist, we have everything you need.
LEGO® Braille Bricks
LEGO® Braille Bricks is a playful tool to teach braille to children with vision impairment, tested and developed by the LEGO Foundation in collaboration with RNIB. It is widely available within education establishments, from local authorities in the UK, and in online shops.