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English Language Teacher Training (ELTT)

English Language Teacher Training (ELTT) is an innovative professional development course that covers the latest theories and approaches to teaching English for speakers of other languages (TESOL).

Overview

You may undertake the ELTT course as part of a Customised Program. You may choose one of the following options below.

English Language Teacher Training (ELTT) - online (Open classes)

This option means your group will be integrated into an existing ELTT course that commencing on the dates outlined below. The course duration is 9 weeks that includes 1 hour webinar and 30 min interactive tutorial per week. 2-3 hours per week of study and assignment writing is required. This option does not require your group to travel to Sydney and can be completed by distance.

Start date Finish date No. of weeks CET application deadline
26 Feb 2019 30 Apr 2019 1 webinar per week for 9 weeks 19 Feb 2019

English Language Teacher Training (ELTT) - online (Closed classes)

This option means your group will have their own online ELTT course. The course duration is 9 weeks that includes 1 hour webinar and 30 min interactive tutorial per week. 2-3 hours per week of study and assignment writing is required. This option does not require your group to travel to Sydney and can be completed by distance. Start dates for this course are subject to availability of staff resources. This course requires a minimum of 15 students.

English Language Teacher Training (ELTT) - face to face

This may be completed in 2-12 weeks full-time or part-time on campus. If completed full-time this course is 20 hours per week, which is 4 hours per day (Monday - Friday) either in the morning or afternoon. This course requires a minimum of 15 students.

Key benefits

  1. Refresh and update your English language teaching skills from experienced teachers at Australia’s leading university language centre.
  2. Benefit from the teaching and research experience of CET trainers.
  3. Explore current theory and best practice in the area of English Language Teaching (ELT).
  4. Become part of CET’s research community and make lasting professional connections.

Entry requirements

If applying for English Language Teacher Training (ELTT) - online (Open classes) then the following entry requirements apply:

  • A minimum IELTS score of 6.5 or equivalent.
  • A recognised TESOL qualification.
  • What will I learn?

    • Learn key concepts in the field of English language teaching, such as innovative teaching methods, flipped classroom strategies, approaches to integrated skills teaching, and lesson planning.
    • Practise teaching skills and receive comprehensive feedback.
    • Develop reflective teaching practices.
    • Become familiar with current research on best practice in ELT.

    Fees

    Online

    AUD$720.00 per person.

    Face to face

    AUD$1000 for 1 week.

    AUD$1440 for 2 weeks, AUD$460 per week after.

Important Fee Information

Terms and conditions

Please read the terms and conditions that apply to your offer, enrolment and course at CET: CET Terms and Conditions.

Credit card surcharges

Course payments made by credit card (Visa or Mastercard) will incur a surcharge of 1.53% of the total cost.

Overseas Health Cover (OSHC)

If you are intending to study under a student visa, you will need Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC). CET can arrange OSHC for you with Allianz as part of the application process. Simply indicate the type of insurance required (single/dual/family) on step 2 of the application form. You may also arrange your own cover from any of the government approved providers below:

For more information, please review the University of Sydney's Overseas Student Health Cover page.