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Certificate in English Language Teaching to Adults (CELTA)

Award
CELTA
Campus
Anniesland

The Cambridge Certificate in English Language Teaching to Adults (CELTA) provides you the skills and knowledge required to work effectively as a teacher of English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL).

CELTA is awarded and administered by the University of Cambridge (ESOL Examinations) and is one of the most widely-recognised qualifications for people who wish to become professional teachers of English language.

Qualification Breakdown

This course is ideal if you have no experience of teaching English as a foreign language, but also if you are a more experienced teacher looking to gain a teaching qualification.

It develops an awareness of both the English language itself and language teaching methodology. It also has a strong emphasis on practical teaching skills, through daily teaching practice with language students.

CELTA is awarded and administered by the University of Cambridge (ESOL Examinations) and is one of the most widely-recognised qualifications for people who wish to become professional teachers of English language.

Fee: £2,000 (part-time) or £2,500 (short intensive).

Entry requirements

You will need a very good standard of English language skills, at least IELTS level 7. You will be required to be interviewed, which can be done via telephone or Skype. You may need a Short-term Study Visa.

Attendance Pattern

Start date: September 2019 (part-time) or May 2019 (short intensive).

Duration: 20 weeks (part-time) or 4 weeks + 2 weeks induction (short intensive).

Hours per week: 6 hours over 2 evenings (part-time) or 120 hours (short intensive).