What we do

What we do

CELT  is primarily a TEFL training centre, dedicated to teacher development and to the pursuit of excellence in foreign language education in the private and public sectors.

2016-07-04-14-44-40

TEFL Courses – Teacher Training & Development 

Our courses include the Cambridge CELTA Certificate course as well as a range of other courses, from English for English Language Teachers & Grammar for English Language Teachers preparatory programmes for TEFL teachers to the post-graduate Cambridge Delta Diploma. But apart from these two flagship courses which have built our great reputation as a centre, we also offer a variety of shorter course options as well as workshops and consultation services for language centres. Please click on link to find out a summary of all our TEFL Courses To date, we have trained more than 2,500 Foreign Language teachers, directors of studies and administrators and have worked with the private as well as the state school sector. CELT trainees come from many countries (the United States, the United Kingdom, Australia, S.Africa and more) as well as from Greece. They come to CELT to start or develop their teaching careers ; many currently hold posts of responsibility in Greece and overseas.

Preparation Courses

Short Specialism Online Courses

These short courses are offered online via Moodle and can be taken as standalone courses or as part of the Cambridge Delta Diploma, leading to research and an assignment which may include the design of a Syllabus (Extending Practice and ELT Specialism ) or a proposal for an innovation in ELT Management (ELTM Specialism).

Our flagship courses

The Cambridge CELTA

For new teachers or colleagues without a TEFL certificate – 
There is no other teaching certificate mentioned as much the Cambridge CELTA in all the job postings on the web. 
The course leading to this Teaching Award is taken annually by more than 10,000 teachers worldwide – some are completely new to the profession and some seek it as proof of training even though they may be quite experiencedRead all about it here  and find out how you, too can obtain it at our centre.
  • The CELTA in Athens – Part time or Intensive in 4 weeks We offer 3-mornings a week courses or one-day per week Saturday courses to part time trainees apart from our classic 4 week in person courses in Athens.
  • The Online CELTA – part time  All the seminars for this course are offered by distance in a Moodle platform but trainee teachers must come to Athens for two intensive weeks or 9 one-day a week visits in order to complete their teaching assessments. The 9 days are often offered on Saturdays.

The Cambridge Delta

caroline

For experienced teachers with a CELTA or equivalent TEFL certificate

More experienced teachers who wish to consolidate their career and take on positions of responsibility as Directors of Studies, Academic Managers, Teacher Trainers and more usually look at the Cambridge Delta as the basic foundation in that direction.  Most of the higher positions advertised today specifically mention the Delta as one of the requirements. You can find out all about the options we offer if you visit the introductory page linked here,  General Information about the Cambridge Delta or, try to look for the option you prefer from the menu below:   Our centre has been offering Diplomas since as far back 1989 and our tutors are amongst the most experienced in the ELT profession.  

Modern Greek Language & Culture

CELT offers general and Business Greek courses organised mainly in Athens or online; every summer, a two-week immersion course is organised on a Greek island. Click here for more information, levels, dates and tuition.

English for Adults

CELT Athens is a specialist centre in teaching English as a Foreign Language to Adults. We offer a wide variety of tailor made programmes for companies and individuals. Click here for information on our one-to-one courses and on our Corporate courses.

We are firmly committed to an equal opportunities policy  and you can find our more about the people of this organisation by clicking here and testimonials by trainees who have attended our courses can be accessed through this page!

 

Tailor Made and Bespoke Courses

xwroi_XENES__1

In-school Course on Coursebook Materials Exploitation & Adaptation

Our centre has a long tradition of delivering a variety of courses from Cambridge programmes to tailor made workshops and and seminars or mini-courses for schools and associations; for a diversity of individual teachers’ needs as well as institutional needs. We invite you to review our regularly offered courses below and through our other pages.

In addition, we have great design capabilities and have worked with schools, companies and school associations delivering bespoke courses for a wide range of needs – from teaching exam classes, to training teachers of Modern Languages (German, French & Italian),  Directors of Studies and foreign language school owners.

Where you can find us

Recently relocated to new, more spacious premises, you can find us in the heart of Athens,  a city with so much to see and do!

Our centre is within easy reach of multiple means of transport and just two metro stops away from the Acropolis and the surrounding area, Plaka, the old city quarter of Athens at the foot of the Acropolis and just 30 mins away from some of the best beaches in the Mediterranean.

Connect with us

02_facebook     01_twitter    22_skype    21_blogger    07_linkedin    14_google+    13_pinterest    03_youtube    11_wordpress    16_flickr

Centre for English Language & Training, 3 G.Gennadiou Street, 106 78 Athens, Greece

Tel +30 210 3302406 | +30 210 3301455 | Fax +30 210 3301202|  E-mail:  info @celt.edu.gr  

Please make sure you check your spam folder if expecting a reply from us as emails from addresses of schools often end up there! 

Memories of our previous years

 

 

CELT from 1993-2016

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.