This course leads to an internationally recognised qualification: the Cambridge CELTA.
Speakers of English as a first language and non-native speakers with a very good command of both spoken and written English wanting to enter into the field of English language teaching to adults.
No previous teaching experience or teaching training required. An application form for this course can be obtained from Veronika Sinel: All applicants must complete an application form and take part in an interview with a tutor before registration.
- Principles of language teaching to adults
- Analysis of language from a learner's point of view
- Internationally recognised methods and techniques
- Development of language skills (listening, speaking, reading and writing)
- Presentation and practice of language items in meaningful context
- Lesson planning and course design
- Observed teaching practice with two levels of students followed by feedback from experienced tutors approved by the University of Cambridge
- Observation of experienced teachers in the classroom
By the end of the course you will have the basics to plan and teach lessons which are motivating, challenging and meaningful for your students. Moreover, you'll have the confidence and the resources which will allow you to continue your development as a competent and effective teacher of English and a new qualification which is recognised both in Austria and abroad and can lead to a fulfilling and rewarding career.

Trainees completing the requirements are rewarded an internationally recognised certificate in teaching English as a Foreign Language to Adults.