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.
As an IHCYLT graduate you’ll be better prepared to secure a job in a highly competitive English-teaching market, wherever in the world you wish to work. That’s because you will:
hold an internationally recognised additional qualification to the essential IHC/CELTA training
face confidently the challenges of working with YLs and teenagers
have a good grasp of the development and motivation of YLs
be equipped with a portfolio of practical ideas (activities, games) that you can use in the classroom
have solid classroom management skills
apply a range of teaching techniques
teach young learners effectively
be able to really enjoy working with children
A prospective employer who sees you hold an IHCYLT will understand that you are a professional who invests in his/her continuing development – a quality which makes you highly employable in any country of the world.