Cambridge CELTA (Certificate of English Language Teaching to Adults) Course
CELTA is an internationally recognized English-teaching certificate awarded by Cambridge English, a part of Cambridge University. This highly practical course is suitable for candidates with little or no English language teaching experience and no formal training.
What is the Cambridge CELTA (Certificate of English Language Teaching to Adults) Course?
The Cambridge CELTA is a teacher training course that will put you on the path to being an English as a Foreign Language teacher, certified by Cambridge University. Take the CELTA and learn what you need to know to be an effective, successful English teacher and use your qualification to get a job!
CELTA is an internationally-recognized qualification, and CELTA courses are created for those with little to no teaching experience. Learn about the principles of effective teaching and practical skills that will make you a confident and successful teacher of English. Get hands-on teaching experience during your CELTA course.
Location: Ireland: Dublin
Price: €1700 (including all materials)
February 16 to March 13
June 2 to June 26
July 20 to August 14
September 21 to October 16
November 2 to November 27
4 weeks + 6 hours pre-course preparation
Minimum Age: 18
Requirements: Proficiency plus level or CEFR C1/C2 for non-native speakers; university degree preferred but not essential
Career Opportunities: Job placement assistance through our global network of 40+ schools
Class Size: 12 (maximum)
Lessons: 120 hours in total
Timetable: All courses are Monday-Friday, from 9 am to 5 pm
120 hours over a minimum of 4 weeks.
Includes tuition, teaching practice and guided feedback. The course also requires projects, homework assignments and lesson planning.
For more information, please see our CELTA fact sheet
Upon receiving a Pass A, Pass B or Pass, you will receive your CELTA certification.
Assessment of all components of the course (teaching practice, four written assignments and professional development) is on a continuous basis and there is no final examination.
The course is internally assessed and externally moderated by an assessor approved by Cambridge English and Cambridge English issues the final certificate.
CELTA is accepted throughout the world by organisations that employ English language teachers. The Cambridge CELTA is accredited by the Qualifications and Curriculum Authority (QCA) at level 4 on the National Qualifications Framework. Cambridge English also works with international ELT organisations to ensure the acceptance of CELTA globally.