Cambridge elt certificate in english language teaching to adults celta
The range of courses on offer can be quite confusing.
Are you looking for a short course or an internationally recognised qualification?
Are you new to teaching or have you been lecturing for 20 years?
Our one stop guide to these qualifications should equip you to make an informed course choice. The two most well known qualifications are Trinity TESOL (Trinity College London Certificate in).
Candidates are assessed continuously during the course and there is no final examination.
An external assessor, who is appointed by UCLES, moderates each course.
We have formal articulation agreements with a number of universities where you can be granted credit/exemptions towards a degree. ( NB: Non-native speakers with an overall IELTS 7.5, TOEFL i BT 110) A pre-course interview will assess your potential to develop the skills required to pass the course You are assessed throughout the course on your: 6 Jan – 15 Mar (6, 13, 20 Jan, 3, 10 17, 24 Feb, 3 Mar) 17 Mar – 24 May (17, 24 Mar, 7, 14, 21, 28 Apr, 5, 12 May) 26 May – 2 Aug (26 May, 2, 16, 23, 30 Jun, 7, 14, 21 Jul) 4 Aug – 11 Oct (4, 11, 18, 25 Aug, 1, 8, 15, 22 Sep) 13 Oct – 20 Dec (13, 20, 27 Oct, 3, 10, 17, 24 Nov, 1 Dec) 31 Mar – 07 Jun 09 Jun – 16 Aug IH Sydney Cambridge CELTA students can gain two professional development programmes for the price of one.
You can find a list of course providers on the respective websites (see below). It is important to note that, despite the fact that these courses involve as much as 130 contact hours and six hours of observed teaching, Trinity TESOL and CELTA are touted as being introductory courses, providing the groundwork upon which you can build through experience.
This should give you reason to weigh up carefully the credentials of any shorter online or weekend courses.
* 2x Professional development online programmes (Teaching 1 to 1 and Teaching Younger Learners) If you don’t have copies, please bring original documents with you at the interview.
Once we have received and assessed your application, we will contact you to arrange an interview.