CELTA stands for “Certificate in English Language Teaching to Adults”. It is the original certificate course in teaching English to speakers of other languages (TESOL) or teaching English as a foreign language (TEFL), and it has been running for four decades. It is highly respected and recognized globally, with 7 out of 10 employers worldwide asking applicants to have it.

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Imagine yourself with CELTA

CELTA holders have:

  • The essential skills and knowledge needed to teach English to adults professionally

  • The basic hands-on teaching practice to get them started as English teachers

  • The confidence needed to embark on a TESOL/TEFL career

  • The right qualification which 7 out of 10 employers require

  • A network of peers sharing connections and an interest in TEFL (i.e. the other CELTA trainees)

  • An internationally recognised “passport” to any TEFL job anywhere in the world