Advanced TESOL with Practicum Equivalent to CELTA Certification

What is CELTA Certification?

CELTA certification The CELTA certification course consists of 100 hours of advanced TESOL / TEFL training and a 20-hour teaching practice module (Some CELTA programs only offer a 12-hour Practicum).

The CELTA certification course can be completed in-class or online. If taken in-class, the CELTA course is usually completed in 4 weeks.

As one of the first courses, CELTA has set the industry standards at a minimum of 120 hours with supervised teaching practice. Today, there are many courses that are academically equivalent to CELTA. If you are looking for a great alternative to CELTA,  TESL Canada and Trinity CertTESOL are two of the most reputable organizations that accredit 120-hour courses with supervised teaching practice.

What Are the Best Alternatives to CELTA?

1- Equivalent to CELTA

Trinity CertTESOL and TESL Canada Standard 1 accredit 120-hour courses with Practicum.

2- Better Than CELTA!

If you want to pursue a career, school directors worldwide recommend the 250-hour TESOL Diploma program offered by OnTESOL because it provides the best training for teachers to collaborate with curriculum development. Many TESOL Diploma graduates are now working as school directors and IELTS examiners thanks to the skills that they acquired with this program.

Take A TESOL Course That Includes a Comprehensive Grammar Module!

English language teachers must understand structures and functions in order to teach grammar using the Communicative Approach. Grammar is an essential module and it should be included in every TESOL, TEFL, or CELTA certification course, but very few institutes offer proper training in this subject. The advanced TESOL courses offered by OnTESOL include a comprehensive grammar module that will help you throughout your career.