Having the opportunity to teach English abroad has always been the dream of ESL Teachers. However, not many knows how to forge the path of this dream. Having the right requirements and knowledge to do so would be a solid effort to make your dream comes true.


The Certificate in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languges (CELTA) is a 120-hour intensive course administered by Cambridge Assessment English and designed for participants who want to teach English. It is the most widely recognised initial qualification in teacher training and in many countries it is a requirement for employment.

TBI teacher training centre in Jakarta is approved by the Cambridge Assessment English and we offer opportunity who wants to take the course in Indonesia.

The course is primarily practical and develops an awareness of learners and teachers as well as teaching and learning context, language analysis and awareness, language skills (reading, listening, speaking and writing), planning lessons and resources, and developing teaching skills and professionalism.

Successful participants receive a recognised certificate of teaching from Cambridge Assessment English.

How you will be assessed

You will be assessed throughout the course and there is no final examination. The two types of assessment are:

1. Teaching practice You will teach for a total of 6 hours, working with adult classes at a minimum of two levels of ability. Assessment is based on your overall performance.
2. Written assignments You will complete four written assignments (each 750–1,000 words). These focus on:
  • analysing and responding to adult learner needs
  • analysing language for teaching purposes
  • teaching language skills


With CELTA, you show employers that you:

  • have gained essential knowledge of the principles of effective English teaching
  • have developed a range of practical skills for teaching English to adult learners
  • have demonstrated your ability to apply your learning in a real teaching context
  • are ready to begin working in a variety of ESL teaching contexts around the world.