Online TESOL/CELTA Course
What is the difference between TESOL and CELTA?
TESOL is the Teacher of English to Speakers of Other Languages
certificate, and CELTA is the Certificate of English Language
Teaching to Adults. There is little difference between them,
although generally speaking TESOL is a US recognised certificate,
and CELTA is a British recognised certificate. (Trinity TESOL
from the UK is a notable exception to this generalisation.)
Our TESOL/CELTA course is a comprehensive course which
should be accepted by all English Language schools. The full
syllabus is detailed
The online ourse is conducted at your own pace, and is equal to
studying six-weeks in a full-time setting.
Our school is accredited with
IPELT (Institute of Professional English Language Teaching).
To undertake the TESOL/CELTA course:
- You should be at least 17 years of age, and
- you should be either a native speaker of English, or a
If you are in doubt, please email us to arrange a telephone
consultation. We do not want you to pay for a course only to
find that you cannot get employed because your English is not of a
high enough standard.
Practical Teaching Components
To complete this course, you must complete three supervised
practical sessions. You need to find a qualified teacher who
is prepared to supervise your practical teaching, and complete our
observation forms. Full details of the practical teaching
sessions can be found here
Requirements for Supervising Teacher for Practical Teaching
The teacher who supervises your teaching practicum should be
currently employed as a teacher in a Government or Private school,
College, Institute or University. Full details of the
requirement can be found here.