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Cambridge CELTA (Online)
Course ref: 7542
Course Type: Cambridge CELTA
Location: Muscat, Oman
Min Age: 18
Maximum Class Size: 12
Exam Board Fee Included:
Class Times: Monday to Friday 09:00 - 17:30
School Details - Muscat
The school was established in 1975 and is considered to be one of the oldest and largest general training institutes in the region. The institute is currently located in multiple locations in Muscat and recently expanded to other governments in Oman, with the intention to go international before mid-2016 a goal than has been accomplished. The school covers a wide range of training programmes such as languages and teacher training, IT studies, university studies, career development program, among others.
Many students join this school to enhance their professional skills as part of their continuous professional development. In addition to that the school offers a wide range of career development programmes for young job seekers who are looking to gain a set of skills before entering the job market.
The Cambridge CELTA course:
- teaches you the principles of effective teaching using a communicative
- provides a range of practical skills for teaching English to adult learners
- gives you hands-on teaching practice
- builds your confidence to plan and run successful classes
The Online CELTA course is the exact same high-quality programme as the face-to-face course at our Teacher Training centres but delivered completely online.
You receive the same highly-regarded CELTA qualification
You complete the same course curriculum
You are taught by the same experienced, supportive team
The Online CELTA course also includes sessions on how to teach online and includes a pre-course Tech Orientation Week. These special workshops run one week before the CELTA course and train attendees in using online tools essential for the CELTA course. This allows trainees to be fully prepared and confident when the course starts.
Technical orientation week - these special workshops run one week before the CELTA course and train students in using online tools essential for the CELTA course
CELTA is a course giving you a thorough grounding in all aspects of teaching the English language to adults. One of the most widely taken qualifications of its kind, thousands of people each year choose CELTA to open up a world of exciting English language teaching opportunities. Part of the University of Cambridge and validated by Cambridge English Language Assessment, the Cambridge CELTA course is recognised and accepted by teaching institutions worldwide.
As part of the package you can take part in the pre-course Tech Orientation Week for candidates who wish to have some training with our online platforms. This will allow you to be fully prepared and confident when the course starts.
The course is very practical in nature and teaching practice takes place using Zoom under the guidance of your tutor. Course time is set aside for the preparation of these lessons and your tutor will assist and guide you throughout your time with us. You will gain experience in teaching at two distinct levels.
This component is designed to familiarise trainees with aspects of the English language. It focuses on grammar and structure (form), meaning in context (function) and the sound system of the English language (phonology).
Candidates need to complete 4 written assignments which range from formal language analysis to a study of teaching materials. They are graded on a pass or fail basis and candidates must pass 3 out of 4 assignments.
Methodology of Language Teaching & Learning
This involves the analysis and appreciation of various methods, styles and strategies for both language teaching and learning. You are also introduced to a range of teaching aids and classroom management techniques.
Live Online Observations
During the course you will be timetabled for 6 hours of live online observation. This will give you the opportunity to see experienced teachers in action. These observations are complemented by specific observation tasks, which will be referred to throughout the course.
Monday to Friday 09:00 - 17:30
How to Apply
1. Choose the start date which interests you. If you're still unsure, please choose an approximate date for now; you will be able to specify later.
2. Register your details with Cactus TEFL (1 minute) to help us track your application.
3. Download the application form and save it on your computer.
4. Complete it offline in your own time
5. Go back to www.cactustefl.com, sign in and submit your completed form.
You can also submit an application by email. We will explain how to do this on the application form. Please contact us if you have any problems with the application procedure.
Map of Muscat, Oman