Teaching courses and qualifications
Whether you're an experienced English teacher or are just about to start your career in teaching, we can help you become a successful professional. Our teacher training and development programmes are face-to-face courses designed to meet your needs. These courses will help you to:
- develop an understanding of the contexts within which learners learn English
- develop familiarity with the principles and practice of effective teaching
- develop familiarity with appropriate resources and materials for teaching and testing
- identify opportunities for your own development.
Browse the courses below and develop your skills and teaching career with us.
Select the right course or qualification for you
Whether you are a trained teacher in another discipline, or you have never taught before, you can now qualify to teach English by doing the CELTA course at the British Council Colombo.
Teaching Knowledge Test (TKT) preparation course
The Cambridge Teaching Knowledge Test (TKT) is an affordable, internationally recognised teaching qualification for teachers of primary, secondary and adult English learners.
Master's in English Language Teaching (ELT) online
Enhance your career prospects and open up a world of opportunities with an internationally recognised post-graduate qualification in English language teaching.
Teaching Critical Thinking and Problem Solving
learn how you could incorporate twenty-first-century competencies in your everyday teaching practices.