Who takes CELTA?

Whatever your motivation may be

Are you starting a career in English language teaching?cambridge celta student

Cambridge CELTA gives you the training you need to start your career as an English language teacher. You’ll cover the fundamentals of teaching practice, with the aim of helping you gain confidence in the classroom.


Are you looking for a new career or want a career break?

If you’re looking for a career change and want to live and work in fascinating places around the world, Cambridge CELTA can give you the training you need to adjust to a dynamic and challenging new profession.


Are you an English teacher without a formal qualification yet?

Cambridge CELTA gives you the opportunity to develop your teaching practice, confirm your ability, and help you secure a better teaching position.


Are you an existing teacher?

If you are already working as a teacher but have not had much formal training, you can use the Cambridge CELTA to:

  • sharpen your teaching practice
  • prove your ability
  • get a promotion or a better teaching position

What you will learn

Your course will teach you:

  • the principles of effective teaching
  • a range of practical skills for teaching English to adult learners
  • valuable hands-on teaching experience