Why take CELTA

Open doors to exciting teaching opportunities all over the world

After completing your CELTA your can find employment as a teacher of English in almost every single country in the world, from the far east and Russia through the middle east and Africa onto even anglophone countries such as England, the US and Australia.



CELTA (Certificate in English Language Teaching to Adults) is the most widely recognised certificate in the world. Every English language school is aware of CELTA and the rigorous training and dedication which is needed in order to pass this qualification.  If you look on any TEFL website where jobs are advertised, you will see that almost all jobs require or prefer CELTA.  


This popular teaching qualification is:

  • accepted by organisations which employ English language teachers throughout the world

  • widely used as a benchmark of basic teaching skills and quality by:

    • English language schools

    • the voluntary sector

    • non-governmental organisations (NGOs)

    • publishers

    • other educational institutions.

  • accredited by Ofqual (Office of Qualifications and Examinations Regulation) at Level 5 on the National Qualifications Framework (NQF) for England, Wales and Northern Ireland.