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CELTA - Certificate in English Language Teaching to Speakers of Other Languages
CELTA - Certificate in English Language Teaching to Speakers of Other Languages

CELTA - Certificate in English Language Teaching to Speakers of Other Languages

  • ID:CPIT640116
  • Level:Foudation/ Pre-course
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Admission Requirements

Entry requirements

  • Entry is governed by the entry regulations as set out by Cambridge ESOL Examination. Applicants must have achieved the credits required for University Entrance.
  • If you show that you have equivalent skills for tertiary study gained through study, work and/or life experience, you may be able to gain alternative entry.

Note: The number of courses you have to complete for this qualification may be reduced where you have relevant credits from previous study, or evidence of similar learning or experience in the workplace. Contact Ara for advice.

English requirements

  • If English is not your first language, we want to make sure that you will be successful in your chosen programme of study.
  • Please provide a result from a test or qualification on the acceptable alternatives English Proficiency Outcomes Chart.


  • If you are a New Zealand Citizen or Permanent Resident, complete an Admission and Enrolment form and Ara will contact you regarding a free assessment.
  • If you are not a New Zealand Citizen or Permanent resident, book an IELTS or other test through the AraExamination Centre or in your home country.
  • IELTS scores used must be taken from a single IELTS Test Report Form and are valid for two years from the date of the test.
  • Overall IELTS requirements 7.0 academic: speaking 7.0, reading 7.0, writing 7.0, listening 7.0.

Course Information

Learn how to teach English to people of all ages, anywhere in the world.

During our CELTA course you'll develop an understanding of the key principles and practices of effective English language teaching, and the motivations and roles of both teacher and learner.

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Pre Courses

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Pathway Courses

You might consider the Certificate in Tertiary Learning and Teaching.

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Career Opportunity

Career Opportunity

Graduates will be able to teach English to adults throughout the world in a range of environments including tertiary institutions, community education classrooms, private international language schools and in one-on-one tutor positions. Other career options include working with migrant and refugee employment and settlement services.

Ability to settle

Overseas Student Health Cover

Insurance/year: 700 NZD/ per year

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