Teaching English to speakers of other languages (TESOL TEFL) can be a highly rewarding career, offering you the chance to live and work abroad. You will need an internationally recognised teaching qualification, and CELTA — highly regarded throughout the world — gives you the skills you need and will make it easier to get a teaching job anywhere.
Being trained as a CELTA teacher will open up many doors and gain you a place in the TEFL TESOL world!
CELTA means Certificate in English Language Teaching to Adults, and it is an initial qualification for people with little or no previous teaching experience and opens up a whole world of exciting teaching opportunities. Because it is awarded by Cambridge English Language Assessment, part of the world-famous University of Cambridge, you can rely on its quality and recognition.
Over 10,000 people successfully complete a CELTA course each year.
TEFL or TESOL are terms often used to describe qualifications for English Language teachers. CELTA, the most widely taken initial TESOL/TEFL qualification of its kind in the world, was previously known as CTEFLA and the ‘RSA certificate’.
People who want to work in Further, Adult and Community Education in England. CELTA forms the first stage of the Cambridge English Language Assessment DTE(E)LLS and ADTE (E)LLS programmes. The DTE (E)LLS and ADTE (E)LLS qualifications meet the government’s teacher training requirements for people who want to work in this sector.
Ideally you should:
You can take CELTA full time in Costa Rica (typically four to five weeks), the course:
There are five main units of learning:
You will be assessed throughout the course, with no final examination. An external assessor, appointed by Cambridge English Language Assessment, moderates each course. There are two components of assessment:
*To be awarded the certificate you must pass both components. There are three grades (Pass, Pass ‘B’ and Pass ‘A’).
CELTA is accepted throughout the world by organisations which employ English Language teachers. The Cambridge CELTA has been accredited by the Qualifications and Curriculum Authority (QCA) at Level 5 on the National Qualifications Framework.
Cambridge English Language Assessment also works with international ELT organisations to ensure the acceptance of CELTA globally.
CELTA courses are designed by individual centers, based on specifications produced by Cambridge English Language Assessment. They are available at over 286 approved centers in 54 countries, providing almost 900 CELTA courses every year. The CELTA course is offered in ILISA Costa Rica.
Online 10 weeks (+ 2 weeks face to face) or Full time 4 weeks course $1950 (All CELTA fees included)
Additional services provided by ILISA to CELTA participants:
Package 2 weeks in Costa Rica $2385
Package 4 weeks in Costa Rica $2785
Course Overview / Course details
CELTA is offered at ILISA costa Rica as a:
Input sessions focusing on:
The assessment of CELTA is continuous and integrated. There is no final exam.
The candidates are assessed primarily in the areas of:
The CELTA course also takes into consideration various aspects of professionalism and professional development.
The CELTA certificate is awarded to candidates who satisfy all assessment criteria and complete all course requirements. These include:
For more information about CELTA, contact us: firstname.lastname@example.org
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