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Many of today’s students are pursuing academic certificates. Universities around the world offer this type of program, allowing students to specialize in a specific subject area. In order to receive the certificate, certain courses and an exam may be required.

What is a certificate in teaching? This program is designed for students interested in becoming professional teachers. Many of the programs emphasize teaching English as a second language. In addition, some programs focus on early childhood education. During classes, students can acquire special skills to help them become competent teachers and administrators. Most of the courses are available online, allowing students to work at their own pace. The average program lasts one year, and there are schools across the world that offers this unique certification.

Many people greatly benefit from receiving an academic certificate. This type of program is an appealing alternative to graduate studies, and it can help individuals to fast track their schooling and enter the workforce. Even more, the classes are particularly helpful at preparing students to work in classroom settings.

There are several teaching certification programs available, and each one charges a different fee for tuition. Most students feel this cost is a valuable investment into their future careers. For more information about the enrollment fees, check with the specific school you want to attend.

After receiving a certificate in teaching, most students become teachers. Scholars who specialize in teaching English as a second language usually become English teachers. These individuals often have opportunities to travel and work with different cultures. Graduates with the right qualifications can also pursue work at different schools around the world.

If you want to learn more about the teaching certificate programs available, it is best to look online. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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SFH StudyFromHome

The Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools Level 3 Certificate is suitable for those already working or volunteering in a school in the role of Teaching Assistant, C ... [+]

Course Description

Qualification: Supporting Teaching & Learning in Schools Level 3 Certificate

Awarding Body: TQUK

Support: 12 months

RQF Listed: Yes - 32 credit points (601/2731/4)

Ofqual Recognised: Yes

Estimated Study Time: 180 hours

*A placement in a school of at least one day a week is required for the duration of the course.

If you are unable to obtain the voluntary work then you should look at Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools Level 3 Award.

Payment details

Paying in Full: £399

Paying in Stages: Your first payment will be £99, then a direct debit will be set up for seven monthly payments of £50. Only available to students with a UK bank account.... [-]

United Kingdom Wolverhampton
Open Enrollment
Full-time
Part-time
8 - 12 months
Online
SFH StudyFromHome

The Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools Level 3 Certificate is suitable for those already working or volunteering in a school in the role of Teaching Assistant, C ... [+]

Course Description

Qualification: Supporting Teaching & Learning in Schools Level 2 Certificate

Awarding Body: TQUK

Support: 12 months

RQF Listed: Yes - 30 credit points (61/2726/0)

Ofqual Recognised: Yes

Estimated Study Time: 180 hours

*A placement in a school of at least one day a week is required for the duration of the course.

If you are unable to obtain the voluntary work then you should look at Supporting Work in Schools Level 2 Award.

Payment details

Paying in Full: £379

Paying in Stages: Your first payment will be £79, then a direct debit will be set up for seven monthly payments of £50. Only available to students with a UK bank account.... [-]

United Kingdom Wolverhampton
Open Enrollment
Full-time
Part-time
8 - 12 months
Online
WITS Language School

The idea of teaching English to speakers of other languages attracts a variety of people from all corners of the English-speaking world, from university students taking a ... [+]

Launch Your Teaching Career

The idea of teaching English to speakers of other languages attracts a variety of people from all corners of the English- speaking world, from university students taking a gap year to long-term travelers to those who have decided to change their careers (and their lifestyles) and those who have retired. Teaching English overseas is an unforgettable experience that will give you the rare opportunity to immerse yourself in a foreign culture and to learn about a country and its people while traveling and earning money. There are also many exciting opportunities to teach English as a second or foreign language in South Africa.

Teaching English to speakers of other languages is a satisfying and rewarding career. There are positions available to teach various levels and age groups, from kindergarten to tertiary education and Business English. Most second or foreign language English classes are student-centered, communicative and activity based so that the students are given the opportunity to interact and learn English in a stimulating and interesting environment while having fun. The TESOL course will prepare you for a career in English language teaching.... [-]

South Africa Johannesburg
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Full-time
Part-time
4 - 12 weeks
Campus
Online & Campus Combined
Glasgow Clyde College

This course is ideal if you have no previous teaching qualifications or if you already work in training, adult education, community education and work-based learning and ... [+]

Learn to Teach Your Skill or Profession

This course is ideal if you have no previous teaching qualifications or if you already work in training, adult education, community education and work-based learning and want to obtain a nationally-recognized qualification. It involves a period of short full-time study in Scotland, UK. The course is normally delivered over a 2-week programme.

It would help prepare you for a career in vocational education as a trainer or lecturer in your own subject area of expertise.

What will I learn? roles, responsibilities, and relationships in education and training inclusive teaching and learning approaches in education and training assessment in education and training. ... [-]
United Kingdom Glasgow
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Part-time
2 weeks
Campus
Glasgow Clyde College

This course is ideal if you have no experience of teaching English as a foreign language or if you are an experienced teacher looking to gain a recognized qualification w ... [+]

Learn to Teach English - CELTA

(part-time or short intensive options available)

Certification: The Cambridge Certificate in English Language Teaching for Adults (CELTA).

The Cambridge Certificate in English Language Teaching to Adults (CELTA) provides you the skills and knowledge required to work effectively as a teacher of English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL).

CELTA is awarded and administered by the University of Cambridge (ESOL Examinations) and is one of the most widely-recognized qualifications for people who wish to become professional teachers of English language.

What will I learn?

This course is ideal if you have no experience of teaching English as a foreign language, but also if you are a more experienced teacher looking to gain a teaching qualification.... [-]

United Kingdom Glasgow
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Part-time
4 - 20 weeks
Campus
UK Open College

This flexible distance learning course is available to learners aged 16+ who are interested in working within a school as a teaching assistant, classroom assistant or lea ... [+]

This flexible distance learning course is available to learners aged 16+ who are interested in working within a school as a teaching assistant, classroom assistant or learning support assistant in key stage 1 or above. The aims of the level 3 certificate course are to enable students to understand the roles and responsibilities to those involved in supporting teaching and learning in schools and provides an opportunity to develop the skills and knowledge required to do this effectively in a self-directed way.

Fully recognised and accepted by OFSTED, this course prepares students to support the teacher and the delivery of curriculum within a school as well as developing skills to help children and young people aged 6-19 years to develop self-esteem, independence and skills for learning. It seeks to further develop professional and technical skills and knowledge and an understanding of the importance of positive relationships within a school.... [-]

United Kingdom UK Online
Open Enrollment
Part-time
180 hours
Online
UK Open College

This NCFE Supporting Teaching & Learning in Schools Level 2 course is available to learners aged 16+ who are interested in working within a school as a teaching assis ... [+]

This NCFE Supporting Teaching & Learning in Schools Level 2 course is available to learners aged 16+ who are interested in working within a school as a teaching assistant, classroom assistant or learning support assistant in key stage 1 and above. This is a competency-based qualification which requires students to be employed or have a placement within a school setting.

The aims of the course are to enable students to understand the roles and responsibilities to those involved in supporting teaching and learning in schools and provides an opportunity to develop the skills and knowledge required to do this effectively in a self-directed way. It prepares students to support the teacher and the delivery of curriculum within a school as well as developing skills to help children and young people to develop self-esteem, independence and skills for learning. It seeks to further develop professional and technical skills and knowledge and an understanding of the importance of positive relationships within a school.... [-]

United Kingdom UK Online
Open Enrollment
Part-time
180 hours
Online
Melbourne City Institute of Education

This course will strengthen your understanding of English. In the MCIE & Explore English TESOL course, you will learn to design and develop learning strategies, and t ... [+]

This course will strengthen your understanding of English.

In the MCIE & Explore English TESOL course, you will learn to design and develop learning strategies, and to design and create learning resources in able to assist your future international students in developing their English competencies.

This course is designed to give you the the skills you need for teaching English as second language in Australia, or throughout the world.

Learn to pass on the gift of your language to other cultures, enhancing their self-confidence and developing their skills!

Our course will provide you with first-class training and student support while you undergo your studies in the Certificate IV in TESOL in Melbourne.... [-]

Australia Melbourne
January 2020
Full-time
Part-time
10 - 20 weeks
Campus
Kensington and Chelsea College

On the course you will receive instruction on methods of teaching language and the analysis of the English language for teaching purposes. Teaching practice is an integra ... [+]

Learn how to become a teacher on part-time teaching qualifications. Your teaching career is in safe hands when you study with us.

Our results speak for themselves. The success rates for most of our courses are higher than the national benchmark. Courses are offered with City and Guilds, Cambridge ESOL and Canterbury Christ Church University (CCCU), these were graded Outstanding at CCCU’s recent Ofsted inspection.

There are many reasons why teaching is an increasingly popular choice of career for a wide range of skilled and talented people. Teaching is one of the most rewarding professions and provides you with the opportunity to interact with people of all ages and backgrounds, it offers fantastic career prospects and development opportunities in addition to competitive financial benefits.... [-]

United Kingdom London
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Part-time
20 weeks
Campus
Universal Business Academy

At the completion of this course, you are: Eligible to become an English teacher in a private school ... [+]

This is a preparatory course for TEFL. The Certificate in TEFL course covers the essential components needed to equip one with the necessary skills to land that first job as an English teacher in a private school. The programme provides an insight into the challenges facing the learner and the role of the teacher. The up-to-date and practical course provides a path for those desiring a fast entry into the teaching industry or who are exploring teaching English as a possible career without an initially huge outlay in investment.

Course Requirements

At least 18 Years of age GCE 'O' Levels with a credit in English or equivalent For Foreign students, a high school qualification and an IELTS score of 6.5 is required... [-]

Malaysia Johor Bahru
Open Enrollment
Full-time
Part-time
2 - 5 months
Campus
Atlantic S.E.A.L

This course is designed for the trainee with little or no experience of teaching English in the contemporary ESOL classroom, but with a high level of competence in spoken ... [+]

This course is designed for the trainee with little or no experience of teaching English in the contemporary ESOL classroom, but with a high level of competence in spoken and written English. It will equip you with the most basic skills and knowledge needed to take up a post as a TESOL teacher and give you a firm foundation for self-evaluation and further professional development.

The Certificate is a minimum requirement for many jobs, and is recognised and regarded highly internationally. Our programme meets the requirements of The British Council Validation Advisory Committee under the English in Britain Accreditation Scheme and our Certificate is validated by Trinity College. We are the only school in Ireland approved by Trinity College London to offer this prestigious qualification course. Atlantic SEAL is also recognised by the Irish Dept of Education & the CertTESOL also meets their requirements for candidates who wish to work in a recognised English school in Ireland.... [-]

Ireland Cork
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4 weeks
Campus
edX

Learn about the role of nutrition and lifestyle in disease occurrence and prognosis, and how to analyze and evaluate scientific evidence within this field. The number of ... [+]

Learn about the role of nutrition and lifestyle in disease occurrence and prognosis, and how to analyze and evaluate scientific evidence within this field.

Worldwide people are living increasingly longer. According to the World Health Organization, the average life expectancy worldwide is 71.4 years, based on data of 2015. For high-income countries, this is even higher at 80-87 years.

The number of people suffering from cancer, heart disease, and diabetes is increasing. In this Professional Certificate Program, you will learn about the influence of nutrition on these diseases. We will discuss how our diet determines our health and how the need for healthy nutrition is greater than ever. You will learn what a healthy diet includes and how it affects overall health and disease. Through a multidisciplinary approach, you will also gain insights that allow you to determine the value of scientific research on nutrition and disease and how to make conscious choices.... [-]

USA Cambridge
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Full-time
Part-time
10 weeks
Online
VERITAS

Artistic development and growth have always been significant in the harness of creativity. Although many individuals are born with innate creative talents, others find e ... [+]

Overview Duration: 12 weeks Language: English Terms: Fall, Spring, Credit: 14 - 16

Artistic development and growth have always been significant in the harness of creativity. Although many individuals are born with innate creative talents, others find emotional soothing in artistic expression regardless of their technical art development. Art not only generates sensitivity to our surroundings, but it also helps develop our self-confidence and many other lifelong benefits.

Choose 4 of the following courses for a Certificate in: Artistic Development Tropical Architecture and Design Art Fundamentals: Theory and Practice Basic Principles of Drawing Mural Painting and Public Art Latin American Documentary Appreciation Ecological Photography Cultural Photography Digital Art and Communication Biomimicry Learning from Natures Design ... [-]
Costa Rica San José
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Full-time
12 weeks
Campus
University of California, Irvine - Division of Continuing Education

Our TEFL Certificate Program thoughtfully combines current trends in language teaching pedagogy with traditional best practices in the language teaching field. Whether yo ... [+]

Overview

Our TEFL Certificate Program thoughtfully combines current trends in language teaching pedagogy with traditional best practices in the language teaching field. Whether your aim is to teach adults, children, or both, our program content carefully addresses these unique audiences. This is a full-time, daytime program.

Benefits Choose from a 3-month program of TEFL coursework or a 6-month program of TEFL coursework plus TEFL internship Learn best practices of various current and traditional methodologies from distinguished teacher-trainers Study together with native-English speakers in integrated classes Attend local and/or regional professional CATESOL conferences to explore the most recent trends and developments Further your career as an English teacher while networking with professionals in the TESL/TEFL field Observe teachers in American ESL classrooms and then plan and conduct a lesson at an American school Practice your teaching skills in a classroom setting Develop the skills you need to succeed in further post-graduate studies in TEFL and related fields Gain a competitive edge in the global English teaching job market with opportunities for TEFL internships within our own industry-leading ESL programs Curriculum Presentation Skills Seminar TEFL Professional Workshops Introduction to Language Learning Theories Methods of TEFL Teaching the Skills Teaching Pronunciation Skills Teaching Young Learners (K-12) Language Diagnostics and Assessment Teaching Practice Internships ... [-]
USA Irvine
Open Enrollment
Full-time
2 months
Campus
George Washington University - Graduate School of Education and Human Development Online

Enhance your skills to meet the needs of students with diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds and those with varying social and learning abilities with a Graduate Ce ... [+]

Enhance your skills to meet the needs of students with diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds and those with varying social and learning abilities with a Graduate Certificate in Special Education for Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Learners from the George Washington University (GW).

In this certificate program, you will focus on the inter-relationships of school, home and community to improve the quality of education for children with diverse needs. A holistic approach to the curriculum utilizes the latest research, theory and data-driven best practices to prepare you to empower and improve the quality of learning for children with diverse needs.

Special Education Certificate Courses ... [-]
USA Washington
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Full-time
1 year
Online