Teacher development course

Certificate in Teaching IELTS

Who is this course for?

The Online Teaching IELTS course course will be of particular interest to teachers who need to plan lessons for IELTS exam preparation. It is suitable for recently qualified TEFL/TESOL teachers with an interest in improving in this area quickly. The advanced course is designed to meet the needs of teachers with some experience who would like to develop specific teaching skills or techniques for helping their students pass IELTS exams.

What will you learn?

This course covers a range of topics which will help you gain a deeper understanding how to effectively prepare students for taking IELTS exams, including:

  • Managing learning
  • Exam format & Strategies
  • Materials & Resources
  • Planning & Assessment
  • Receptive skills & Blended learning
  • Reading skills
  • Listening skills
  • Online support & blended learning
  • Productive skills & Working with Language
  • Writing skills
  • Speaking skills
  • Working with language

How will this course help you develop?

IELTS is an increasingly popular exam for young adults around the world. It is often used as a marker for entry to English speaking universities. By the end of the Online Teaching IELTS course you will have a greater understanding of how to approach teaching IELTS exam courses and improve your chances of finding work in this sector. You will have looked at a range of teaching materials and activities which can be used in classes and you will have a better understanding of how to train learners in key strategies for these exams.

How will the course work?

For information about how this course works, the schedule and how you will be assessed, we recommend reading our FAQs section at the bottom of this page.

Course tutor

As a participant of the Online Teaching IELTS course, you will receive personalised guidance from Hada Litim and Stephen Mander


How can you take this course?

Online one to one course

  • Flexible – study over 3 or 6 weeks
  • 30 hours
  • Personalised attention from an expert tutor
  • Feedback on tasks and live tutorials