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Cambridge Certificate in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (CELTA) at South & City College Birmingham

Course description

The course is for those who would like to teach English to speakers of other languages (ESOL). It is an introductory course for those who have little or no previous experience of teaching in this subject area. It is also suitable for teachers qualified to teach other curriculum areas but wishing to gain an ESOL specialism.

Entry requirements

Applicants for the course must be at least 20 years old have a good standard of education (for example A Levels a degree or equivalent qualifications) and an excellent standard of English both written and spoken.The course is for one day each week for 25 weeks starting in mid-October and finishing in early June.

Financial information

STANDARD_FEES: £ 1,270.00
. Our course fees vary depending on your circumstances.For full fee information do not hesitateto call us on 0800 111 6311

Future opportunities

CELTA is recognised by most employers as the initial qualification for teaching ESOL so you will be able to apply for employment in the UK or abroad on completion. Once you are in a teaching post or have secured some teaching hours, most UK employers will expect you to continue your training to a diploma in teaching and training or a PGCE, if you have not already done so.

Further information

Please contact our admissions team on 0800 111 6311 or email You can also visit our website and apply online.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact South & City College Birmingham directly.

Last updated date: 19 September 2017
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Key information

  • Start date: Throughout the year
  • Duration: 1 year
  • Course code: 0594/17TP01YF
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