The CELTA is the most widely recognized qualification both in the UK and internationally for entry into a Career in English Language Teaching to Adults (CELTA). Candidates who are suitable will be offered jobs by Saxoncourt Teacher Recruitment at the end of each course.

This 4-week CELTA course in London offered by Saxoncourt is both extremely intensive and practical, provides candidates with a most thorough grounding in CELTA teaching techniques through a combination of instruction, observation and teaching practice. The University of Cambridge certifies this course.

The course itself involves 120 contact hours and includes a minimum of 6 hours observed teaching practice with English language students. The input sessions concentrate mainly on language analysis and classroom methodology.

Input sessions include the following:

  • The principles of student-centred learning
  • Developing students’ language skills
  • Analysis of language
  • Clarifying and checking students’; understanding of language
  • Lesson planning
  • Classroom management
  • Professional development
  • Opportunities to observe experienced teachers in class
  • Four written assignments covering the practice of English language teaching
  • Daily contact hours will normally span some 7 to 8 hours (from 09.30 to 17.00 hrs) with teaching preparation and written work in addition.

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