LONG STORY SHORT
You can start small and teach a few one to one lessons a week. You can build a business teaching people from all parts of the world. You can even employ others to teach the hours you are not available……..perhaps because you are lying on a beach!!!
There are stories (true stories!) of people who have built huge online schools teaching thousands of students. These schools employ thousands of teachers worldwide. You can now become one of these teachers.
You have read tips on how to go it alone, but if you prefer the security of a paid job with a company then we can offer you an interview with one of two online schools that we work closely with. We are partnered with the two largest online English schools in the world. What a way to start your career!
THE CELTO IS OPEN TO ANYONE WITH FLUENT ENGLISH.
WE CAN OFFER JOB INTERVIEWS WITH OUR ONLINE PARTNERS TO GRADUATES OR THOSE WHO ARE ALREADY TEACHERS.
ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS FOR OUR PARTNER SCHOOLS:
- Computer literate
- Degree (in any field) or teacher
- Good communication and presentation skills
- Enthusiasm and professionalism
Once you have successfully completed the CELTO and been awarded your certificate. If you want an interview and fulfil the requirements above please email Lidia Egorova at firstname.lastname@example.org with an up to date CV/resume. Please do not email for any other reason. This is for interviews for eligible candidates only.
WHAT OUR COURSE WILL OFFER FOR YOU
WE DO THIS
We prepare you to be a successful online English teacher with the freedom to work anywhere, anytime!
WE ARE AWESOME AT THIS
We have trained thousands of TEFL teachers, graduates and non-graduates, native speakers and non-native speakers. All you need are fluent English, determination and willingness to learn. We will make you into an online TEFL teacher.
WE DO THIS AS WELL
We have been training TEFL teachers for 23 years and are well known and respected in the TEFL industry. This means your TEFL certification will be instantly recognised internationally as being of excellent quality.
OUR SUPPORT IS THE BEST
Your tutor will be an experienced teacher holding a Masters degree in TESOL as a minimum qualification. S/he will offer you all the support and feedback you need to succeed. INTESOL Worldwide has strong relationships with online English tutoring companies. We can guarantee an interview with one of these online companies.
No prior qualifications or experience are required. Fluent English, determination and willingness to learn are all you need.
CELTO Course Structure
Within 24 hours of enrolling in the CELTO course you will receive login details for the INTESOL Online Campus. The CELTO course consists of ten units. Each unit has course notes, self checks and assignments that you will study at your own pace. Once your final task has been graded by your tutor you will submit your completion form to begin the certification process.
Duration of the CELTO Course
There are approximately 50 hours of work in the course. As a general guideline most students complete the course in about 4 weeks, however if you need more time this is not a problem.
Unit 1: Teaching Online
Why teach online? Freedom. Flexibility. Types of students. Self- development. Low costs.
Preparing to teach online. Professionalism. Patience. Persistence. Willingness to market yourself. Technical know-how. Linguistic tools. Teaching tools. Sense of humour. What kind of teacher will you be? The role of the teacher
Unit 2: Bringing About Success
Helping your students succeed
Ask don’t tell
Unit 3: The Basic Principles of All TEFL/TESOL
Looking after your students
Using realistic language – shortened forms – accent
Keeping students’ interest – LTTT – how to LTTT
Unit 4: Teaching Grammar
Making grammar interesting
Different grammar perspectives
Inductive v deductive grammar
Chinglish, Konglish and their cousins
How to teach grammar
(includes Back to Basics Grammar)
Unit 5: Teaching Pronunciation
Why do we all sound different?
Diagnosing pronunciation problems
The most common problems
Useful and engaging methods
Unit 6: Planning Your Teaching
Proper Planning Promotes Professional Performance
Deciding your aims
Structuring your lesson
Making the best use of your plan
Unit 7: Finding and Keeping your Students
First decision: How will you work?
Build a comprehensive client base
Don’t be afraid of networking
Consider how you’ll demand a good rate
Choose your platform and technology
Unit 8: Practice, Production and Progress
The student ‘lifestyle’
The challenges of practising L2 in a totally L1 environment
Groups or individuals?
How can we recognise progress?
Unit 9: Designing Materials and Courses
Sources for materials
Creating your own materials
Becoming a course designer
Unit 10: Establishing and Growing an Online Presence
Using social media
Using ESL websites
Building your own website
CELTO Course Fees
- All the training you need to become a successful online English teacher with the freedom to work anywhere, anytime!
- The security of gaining an internationally recognised qualification.
- The CELTO issued by ALAP, the awarding body (on successful completion). Course Transcript issued by ALAP detailing the course units studied.
- An interview to teach for one of the 2 largest employers worldwide. (See JOBS page for eligibility for these employers).
- Please note: there are no set start dates and no time limits