Certificate in English Language Teaching to Adults (CELTA) Level 5

Cambridge CELTA

CELTA is one of the world’s foremost initial qualifications for people who want to become professional teachers of English language in the UK or abroad.

Share:

Share on twitter
Share on facebook
Share on linkedin

Level 5

Attendance - Part-time
Duration - 6 months
Start date - October-April
Where - Huddersfield Centre

Course Overview

The benefit of the programme is that it gives candidates a good base from which to enter employment either in the UK or abroad.
Core units:
Language awareness
The learner
The teacher and the teaching/ learning context
Planning for effective teaching of adult learners of English
Classroom management and teaching skills for teaching English to adults
Resources/materials for teaching English to adults
Professional development for teachers of English to adults
The course enables candidates to acquire essential subject knowledge and familiarity with the principles of effective teaching, as well as gain a range of practical skills for teaching English to adult learners, and applying your learning in a real context. You will have six hours’ teaching practice as part of the course.
The benefit of the programme is that it gives candidates a good base from which to enter employment either in the UK or abroad.
The course enables candidates to acquire essential subject knowledge and familiarity with the principles of effective teaching, as well as gain a range of practical skills for teaching English to adult learners, and applying your learning in a real context. You will have six hours’ teaching practice as part of the course.
Core units:
Language awareness
The learner
The teacher and the teaching/ learning context
Planning for effective teaching of adult learners of English
Classroom management and teaching skills for teaching English to adults
Resources/materials for teaching English to adults
Professional development for teachers of English to adults

Core Skills Gained:

You must be at least 18 years old and have two A levels and three GCSEs or equivalent, a command of English, both written and spoken, adequate to follow the course and complete the assignments.
Once fully qualified you may be interested in careers such as: Primary Teacher, Secondary Teacher, College Tutor, Education Technician and Educational Professional

You will have six hours of assessed teaching practice and there are four written assignments.

£1,426 including exam fee
Please note you could use a learning loan to pay for this course, however the learning loan does not cover the whole cost of the course. Students will be required to pay the difference.
This qualification is awarded by Cambridge University.

Why work in the Teaching & Lecturing Industry?

Employment in Teaching and Lecturing roles are up 4.5% since 2018

Wide range of jobs in the Teaching & Lecturing Industry

Excellent choice of employers in the Teaching & Lecturing Industry

Higher Education Teaching Professionals

£9,119

Further Education Teaching Professionals

£7,465

Secondary Education Teaching Professionals

£20,828

Primary and Nursery Education Teaching Professionals

£15,153

Considered a career in the Teaching & Lecturing?

If you’re not sure what to study, why not find out more information about different types of possible careers? Or if you know what you career you want to do but not sure what you need to study, we can help you get one step closer to that dream job.

Qualifications & levels explained

There is a wide range of qualifications and levels available, but not all of them may be right for you. If you’re not sure what qualification type or level you should be searching for, take a look at our qualifications explained.

Find the perfect career

We can help you find that perfect career even if you’re not sure what it is yet! At Kirklees College, our mission is to make you as successful as you can be, from finding the right career to gaining the right skills.

We support all our Students

From support with your learning, exams and finance right through to advice on future employment and careers. We support all our students through their educational journey.

Case Studies

A.Name

Course title / level

Donec id elit non mi porta gravida at eget metus. Nullam id dolor id nibh ultricies vehicula ut id elit. Cum sociis natoque penatibus et magnis dis parturient montes, nascetur ridiculus mus. Curabitur blandit tempus porttitor. Maecenas sed diam eget risus varius blandit sit amet non magna. Donec ullamcorper nulla non metus auctor fringilla.

A.Name

Course title / level

eeeDonec id elit non mi porta gravida at eget metus. Nullam id dolor id nibh ultricies vehicula ut id elit. Cum sociis natoque penatibus et magnis dis parturient montes, nascetur ridiculus mus. Curabitur blandit tempus porttitor. Maecenas sed diam eget risus varius blandit sit amet non magna. Donec ullamcorper nulla non metus auctor fringilla.

You are at the heart of Kirkless College

Play Video
Crass mattis consectetur purus sit amet fermentum. Curabitur blandit tempus porttitor.
Play Video
Crass mattis consectetur purus sit amet fermentum. Curabitur blandit tempus porttitor.
Play Video
Crass mattis consectetur purus sit amet fermentum. Curabitur blandit tempus porttitor.