We are the original EdTech trainers, running online courses in the use of technologies in teaching since 2003. Our award-winning courses run from two-week introductory courses to topic such as Teaching Live Online and Teaching One-to-One, through our flagship e-Moderation course and on to our fully-certified courses in Business English Training and ICT in the classroom. Click a course below to find out more.
The CertICT: Certificate in Teaching Languages with Technology is a qualification for teachers and trainers of English (EFL, TESOL) and for teachers of other languages, who have already started their teaching careers and wish to further enhance their skills and expertise in using ICT (Information and Communications Technology) with their learners in the classroom. The CertICT is suitable for teachers and trainers worldwide, whatever their level of experience with ICT - participants leave this course with a wealth of new ideas, tools, approaches and techniques to use ICT with their own face-to-face learners. [ more… ]
The CertIBET is a qualification for ELT/TESOL Certificate qualified teachers who have already started their ELT teaching careers and wish to further enhance their skills and expertise in the delivery of Business English courses. The CertIBET is suitable for teachers of Business English (BE) worldwide, whatever their level of experience in BE teaching. It is also aimed at general English teachers who may want to become involved in BE teaching. Whether you teach one-to-one, in-company, at a Business Studies college or university, or in any other BE context, and whether you are new to BE teaching or not, you will leave this course with a clear idea of what BE teaching entails, and plenty of new ideas, tools, approaches and techniques to use with your own BE learners. [ more… ]
The Blended CertIBET covers the same content areas as the fully online CertIBET, but is offered in blended mode – that is, part face-to-face (f2f), and part online. Currently the f2f component of the Blended CertIBET is offered in Munich, Germany. [ more… ]
This course is aimed at teachers, trainers, tutors, facilitators, lecturers and mentors from any discipline and any level of education, who are interested in developing the skills necessary to become an effective e-moderator in online courses. The course is also specifically recommended by Cambridge ESOL for f2f CELTA teacher trainers wanting to become qualified online CELTA trainers. [ more… ]
Teaching Live Online Courses
Teaching Live Online Classes is for teachers and trainers of English and/or of other languages, and also for teachers from other disciplines. If you want to learn how to teach students online in real time (i.e. live) via videoconferencing, this is the ideal course for you. The course is suitable for teachers and trainers worldwide, whether you are new to online teaching, or whether you already have some experience of teaching live online classes. You will leave this course with a wealth of new ideas, tasks, techniques, approaches and tools for teaching students live online. [ more... ]
Many teacher training courses equip teachers with the skills and techniques to teach group courses, such as managing group dynamics, setting up effective pair and groupwork and encouraging peer teaching and feedback. What these courses may not help you with, however, is techniques for teaching students on a one-to-one basis, such as meeting highly specific learning needs, reacting to your student's personal learning preferences and dealing with a potential clash of personalities in a decidedly intimate teaching situation! Our Teaching One-to-One course gives you the skills and confidence to teach students in a one-to-one scenario in a principled and effective manner. [ more... ]