Certificate in Teaching Englishas a Second Language to Adults - CELTA

@ Intercultural Communications College dba ICC Hawaii


The program prepares those with little or no teaching experience to teach English as a Second Language to adults in the US and around the world.

Currently offered as a 4 week intensive.
Other possible formats can be PT evening/weekend over 10-12 weeks with weekly hours pro-rated
Time commitment for all formats:
? 32 hours pre-preparation
? 120 hours classroom work including practice teaching.
? Candidates can expect to devote 60 hours/wk to this course while it is in session. Non-class time will be for lesson planning and preparation, reading pertinent materials, and writing the four required papers.

The content covers five areas:
? Learners and teachers and the learner and teacher context
? Language analysis and awareness
? Language skills: reading, listening, speaking, writing
? Planning and resources for different contexts
? Developing teaching skills and professionalism

Each trainee has a minimum of 6 hours total in practice teaching of actual ESL beginner and intermediate learners in classes averaging 6 or larger. The teaching is critiqued and logged in the Candidate Record Book.

This is the complete Syllabus for the course: http://www.cambridgeenglish.org/images/21816-celta-syllbus.pdf

Credentials Available

Certificate issued by the University of Cambridge. Recognized world wide.

Cost of Program

$2750.00   –   "Do I have to pay this?"

Program Duration

Total Weeks


Total Hours


Program Categories

"Green" program?


C3T program?




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About This Provider

Intercultural Communications College dba ICC Hawaii

Offering training in City & County of Honolulu
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Description of School

A language school teaching English as a Second Language, and other languages and training for teachers of ESL.

Accreditation and/or Licensing Agency

CEA - Commission for English Language Programs Accreditation.

Financial Aid Options

WIOA funding


This provider is accessible to people with disabilities.


This provider does offer job placement services to its students.

Contact Information

Contact Person:
Louise Minervino

810 Richards Street Suite 200
Honolulu, HI 96813

(808) 946-2445

(808) 946-2231



ETP Approval Dates

Last Approved On: January 8, 2014
Valid Through: June 30, 2016