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Certificate in Teaching English to Young Learners and Teenagers (TEYLT)

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Certificate in Teaching English to Young Learners and Teenagers (TEYLT)

The Certificate in English for Young Learners course is designed for those who would like to specialise in teaching English to young children and teenagers.

This is an assignment-based course only. To embark on it, students should be preferably TESOL trained or those with some teaching/tutoring experience. However, students with ‘GCSE’ level-equivalent qualification and have a strong interest in teaching will also be considered. The most important thing is that students must be fluent in both oral and written English at the proficiency level. This 10 unit course will give you insights into how children learn language – both mother tongue and English. You will discover new ideas for activities for both young learners – aged 4 to 11 and teenagers -aged 12+ You are assigned a personal tutor as soon as you enrol, who will give you help and guidance through the course as well as mark your assignments and give you personal feedback.

Course Contents

Why is it important to teach a second language?

• How young learners learn Languages

• Section A -Teaching Young Learners

• Section B – Teaching Teenagers

• Stories and Speaking activities

• Writing Activities

• Songs, Rhymes and Chants

• Discovery Activities

• Vocabulary Building

• Games , Puzzles and Quizzes

• The Syllabus

Course Details

Entry Requirements none

Course Length 80 hrs


  • 360 Euros paid in full on registration
  • 360 Euros paid in two instalments 1st 260 Euros, 2nd 100 Euros


For all fees 1st instalment is payable on registration, and the 2nd instalment is due one calendar month later.