WHAT CELTA MEANS
The CELTA course is the original TEFL course. CELTA provides initial training leading to a Certificate in English Language Teaching to Adults. It is intended for those without previous experience who wish to enter the profession and for teachers with no previous training in this field. Success in the certificate has enabled many candidates to obtain their first teaching position. The course is highly regarded by employers as providing sound initial training and a strong basis from which to develop as a teacher of English.
Language Analysis and Awareness, The Learner, The Teacher and the Teaching/Learning Context, Planning for Effective Teaching, Classroom Management Skills , Teaching Procedures and Techniques ,Resources and Materials , Professional Development, Classroom Observation Teaching Practice, Assessment and certificates
Trainees are continuously assessed in all the syllabus areas, including written assignments, and with particular emphasis on their teaching ability and potential. At the end of the course, successful candidates receive the Cambridge CELTA certificate and a detailed progress report.
BOOK A CELTA COURSE - Next available course is November 3
PART-TIME over 12 weeks: October - December, January - March, April - June
FULL-TIME over 4 weeks: November, February, May, June, July , August, September
CELTA ONLINE over 12 weeks: October - December, January - March, April - June
Click on the FAQ tab for Frequently Asked Questions about doing CELTA at IH Madrid
Click on the Typical day tab for our daily training and teaching schedule
Click on the ONLINE tab for details about doing CELTA online
Day 1: Interviewing the students
Teaching practice sessions - observing other teachers
Relaxing between training sessions - Grabbing a quick lunch in the IH cafeteria
Cafeteria and social media area - Working on assignments in the CELTA library
Final Day. Time to Celebrate - End of course party on a sunny terrace!