Course and an international certification for teachers of English
CELTA is a course and an international certification for teachers of English as a foreign language, native or not, granted by the University of Cambridge, United Kingdom. In Brazil, it tends to be taken by experienced professionals. However, even beginners can enroll for the course, approved through a detailed selection process.
Who is it for?
The Certificate in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (CELTA) is an introductory course for candidates who have little or no previous English language teaching experience. It may also be suitable for candidates with some experience but little previous training.
120 Horas, timetable varies according to the mode, number of teachers: 6-18, workload: about 10 hours/week, Input & Teaching Practice.
What to expect?
The course enables candidates to:
- acquire essential knowledge and familiarity with the principles of effective teaching
- acquire a range of practical skills for teaching English to adult learners
- demonstrate their ability to apply their learning in a real teaching context
Candidates who complete the course successfully can begin working in a variety of ESOL teaching contexts around the world.