Cambridge CELTA

Cambridge CELTA is an internationally recognised, externally accredited EFL qualification and your first reliable step to teaching anywhere in the world. As one of the most widely recognised English teaching qualifications in the world, the Cambridge CELTA course provides fluent speakers of English with high-quality training in teaching English as a foreign language and is taken by over 10,000 candidates each year and is often the most requested by employers.

Who is Cambridge CELTA for?

CELTA is suitable for people who are interested in teaching English abroad or in the UK with little or no teaching experience as well as teachers who are already in the profession but who have no formal or practical teaching qualification.

  • New teachers with no experience or starting within their career
  • Teachers with some experience who want to develop their skills
  • First language English speakers and non-first language speakers
  • Teachers who want to travel and teach English

What does Cambridge CELTA cover?

The course includes tutorial support, supervised lesson planning, peer observation, feedback sessions, submission of a portfolio of work and much more. The Cambridge CELTA focuses on developing practical techniques and can be delivered in a variety of formats, from full-time or part-time.

Full-time or Part-time

Study for your Cambridge CELTA certificate in the way that suits you. Our full-time course is a 4-week intensive programme at LILA* and our part-time online course is spread over 10 weeks.

Whichever route you wish to take when studying for your Cambridge CELTA certificate, you will experience the same standard of training from CELTA-certified teachers.

If you would like to learn more about the Cambridge CELTA course contact

For information on requirements for deposits, payment of fees and the refund policy, including the arrangements and deadlines for cancellations you can find our Terms and Conditions here.

At LILA* we are working to make our courses as accessible to as many candidates as possible. 

As part of our relationship with EF English First, LILA is pleased to be able to provide teaching opportunities for our eligible teacher training course graduates. EF English First is the world’s largest privately owned education company. Founded in 1965, EF operates in over 50 countries around the world and has 43,500 employees. EF has TEFL job positions across China, Indonesia and Russia in over 350 Kids & Teens’ schools and Adult schools as well as in their online teaching centre in Shanghai.  Join a fun and growing company with competitive teaching packages, comprehensive arrival support, outstanding professional development, career progression opportunities and more.

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2023 pricing can be found here