If you’re looking to start a career as an English teacher, getting your CELTA qualification with the British Council is a great place to start.

CELTA (Certificate in English Language Teaching to Adults) is an initial qualification for people with little or no previous teaching experience and is one of the most widely taken qualifications of its kind. It is recognised around the world and is a requirement for any teachers looking to work with quality language teaching institutions such as the British Council.

The British Council Tunisia is currently the only centres in Tunisia accredited by the University of Cambridge to deliver CELTA

Take a CELTA course with the world's English experts and you will: 

  • be taught in small classes to allow focused training
  • be taught by outstanding teaching practitioners who incorporate the most respected and up-to-date teaching methodologies
  • have the unique opportunity to learn within British Council centres which can serve as a recruiting platform for outstanding candidates
  • benefit from taking part in teaching practice and observe teachers in action at the British Council
  • get the opportunity to practice and learn to teach by teaching.

What's more, you will be kept up to date with the progress you are making. There is no final written exam but you’ll be assessed on planning and teaching, ability to transfer what you learn to the classroom, awareness of the strengths and weaknesses of your teaching, contribution to input and feedback sessions.

Course information

  • Levels

    You must be:

    • at least 20 years old (when the course begins)
    • have a standard of education that allows entry to higher education in your country
    • competent in written and spoken English (C1 level on the Common European Framework).
  • Course format

    Seminars and workshops.

    A total of 120 hours. Nine hours per day.

    Maximum of  12 students in each class.

  • Course locations

  • Price

    4.250 TND

    Deposit = 850 TND non-refundable to book your place into the Celta course.

    30th March 2020 = 1200 TND

    30th April 2020 = 1200 TND

    30th May 2020 = 1000 TND


Tunis English language centre
Course Timetables

Course Date Time Term
CELTA 2020 - course 1 M/T/W/TH/F 08:00 - 17:30 15th June - 10th July
CELTA 2020 - course 2 M/T/W/TH/F 08:00 - 17:30 14 July - 18 August 





Deadline for the application form and task has been extended to : 01.04.2020