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CELTA – Cambridge Certificate In Teaching English To Speakers Of Other Languages

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Level of Study

English Language Course


4-6 weeks

Next start date

Expected May 2023


New Zealand Language Centres (NZLC)


CELTA (Certificate in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages) is an international recognized teacher training course that will give you the qualification you need to teach English to speakers of other languages in any country, both English and non-English speaking. Certificates are awarded by Cambridge Assessment English. Course tutors are experienced English language teachers who have taught in a wide range of professional situations and are accredited CELTA trainers. All courses are externally moderated by Cambridge English, ensuring that standards are maintained. CELTA is just what you’re looking for if you are: Looking for a career change; Planning on moving or travelling overseas, eager to meet and know people from all walks of life; Interested in gaining an internationally recognized teaching qualification; Passionate about getting practical knowledge, hands-on teaching experience and essential classroom confidence; A recent graduate with little or no teaching experience; A teacher of other subjects wanting to retrain as an English language teacher. Applicants must fulfil the following requirements: be aged 18 +; be a native English speaker or have an equivalent level in English (C1+ to C2 or Advanced CAE ‘A’ or ‘B’ grade or IELTS 7.5); meet the academic Requirement (University Entrance (UE) or equivalent); have the potential to develop the necessary skills to become effective teachers and to complete successfully the written assignments and the assessment of practice teaching.

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