Make your dream a reality. Become CELTA-certified and teach English in Spain for one year.

CELTA certification + Teacher development + Spanish classes = 1 year studying and working in Spain

Spain is one of the most popular TEFL training locations and Barcelona is possibly the most vibrant and multicultural city in the country. Join our top-rated CELTA course in our modern school in the centre of the city and combine it with our Developing Teaching with Spanish course for your chance to live and work in Barcelona legally as a qualified TEFL teacher. We have created a package specifically for non-EUs so that you can:

Package overview

Who is this package for?

This package is ideal for you if:
  • You would like to gain the CELTA (the most-recognized TEFL qualification worldwide)
  • You would like to live and teach legally in sunny Barcelona for 1 year
  • You would like to learn Spanish every day
  • You are committed to professional development
What does it include?

1 month CELTA course

  • Internationally-recognized Cambridge CELTA certification (suitable for teaching adults and young learners)
  • Expert input and support from world-class team of highly qualified tutors
  • Minimum 6 hours teaching practice with real students
  • Access to our vibrant community of teachers and graduates
  • €200 online group or face-to-face teacher development course
  • Comprehensive careers service

11 months Developing Teacher with Spanish course
Included per month (10.00 – 14.00 Monday to Friday):

  • 40 hours of Spanish classes
  • 20 hours lesson planning support
  • 4 hours group workshops
  • 6 hours observation of experienced teachers
  • 10 hours independent work on your monthly assignment
  • Total: 80 hours per month (20 hours per week)

Oxford TEFL Visa Service

  • Unlimited support by email with replies within one business day
  • Step-by-step guidance applying for a the long-term student visa
  • Assistance registering your address in Barcelona
  • Assistance obtaining your ID Number and ID Card
  • Assistance obtaining your Social Security Number
Time Needed for visa application (approx)

3 months

  • 2 months to gather the required documents
  • 1 month to process your visa application at the consulate

1 month CELTA: €1400

11 months Developing Teacher with Spanish course (€300 per month): €3300

Long-Term Visa Support Service: €100  Free

Total fees: €4700

Why should you take this course with us?

We have been training teachers since 1998 and have helped hundreds of non-EUs come to Spain to study and work legally. In 2019, we had a 100% success rate in obtaining long-term student visas for those coming from countries such as the U.S, Canada, Australia, New Zealand and India! 

We help you find a job

There is huge demand for English teachers in Barcelona, and many schools rely on us to recommend our graduates to them. CELTA-qualified teachers are highly sought-after by employers and our solid reputation in the city helps ensure that you are able to secure employment as soon as you become qualified and can legally work.


Our Spanish classes are accredited by the Instituto Cervantes which is the sole accreditation for institutions teaching Spanish as a foreign language. We will help you settle in to life in Barcelona by teaching you the language you need and creating a supportive environment to help you reach your full potential.

What do graduates say?