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Cambridge CELTA English Teacher Training
& Certificates in Calgary, Canada

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Cambridge CELTA in Calgary, Canada

A Career in TEFL in Canada and abroad

Take the Cambridge CELTA (Certificate in English Language Teaching to Adults) program at Global Village Calgary, Alberta, Canada, and jumpstart your career in TEFL (Teaching English as a Foreign Language).

Cambridge CELTA at GV Calgary is offered either full-time in 4 weeks or part-time in 12 weeks.

Are you thinking of teaching English in Canada or overseas?

Are you having trouble deciding on which TESL program is for you?

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Why take CELTA at GV Calgary?

Successful completion of the Cambridge CELTA course means eligibility for teaching positions* at GV Calgary.


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*Applicants must have an undergraduate degree


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What is CELTA?

CELTA is an intensive teacher training program in Teaching English as a Second/Foreign Language (TESL/TEFL).

  • CELTA is the most widely recognized initial TEFL program in the world.
  • CELTA courses are coordinated, certified and validated by the University of Cambridge (UK) Local Examinations Syndicate.
  • CELTA courses are taken by more than 11,000 candidates in over 230 centres worldwide every year.

Who is CELTA for?

The Cambridge CELTA course at GV Calgary in Alberta, Canada is intended for:

  • People without previous teaching experience who wish to start teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language (ESL/EFL).
  • Teachers with some prior experience but no formal qualification in this field.
  • Teachers working in the public system who want to gain more practical insight into teaching ESL/EFL and working with ESL/EFL students.

CELTA Online

Cambridge ESOL has recently introduced a blended format of delivering CELTA at some training centres. Currently, Global Village Calgary is pleased to continue to offer CELTA as full-time and part-time face-to-face sessions, and we do not have any imminent plans to move to the blended ‘online’ format.


Register for our upcoming session:*

Course Dates in 2020:

  • February 11 to April 30 PART-TIME
  • June 1 to 26 FULL-TIME**
  • August 4 to 28 FULL-TIME**
  • Sept 15 to Dec 03 PART-TIME

*Applications should be made a minimum of four weeks in advance of course starting dates. Applications will be vetted and accepted until capacity is reached or the course starts. CELTA courses are normally restricted to a maximum of 12 trainees, so  early registration is strongly encouraged.

**Trainees who are accepted for the full-time course must attend a compulsory Friday afternoon session from 1 to 4 p.m. prior to the start of the course. For the June course, this will be held on Friday May 29, while the pre-course session for August will be held on Friday July 31.

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