Preparatory ELT certificate

Preparatory ELT Certificate

 ACELS Preparatory Certificate in English Language

The Language Centre, University College Cork offers ACELS* Preparatory Certificate Courses for State Qualified Teachers in EFL throughout the year. The Cert. TEFL SQT is primarily aimed at state qualified teachers who teach juniors attending summer courses in Ireland, and will also benefit teachers who have an increasing number of overseas students attending mainstream classes in state schools on a year-round basis.

Course Date for 2019:  Monday, 10th June -  Friday, 14th June                         

  • The Supervised Teaching Component (STC) will take place w/c Monday 17th June 2019.  Days/times to be decided in consultation with course trainer(s).  There are limited places available for the STC.
  • Intensive X 1 week
  • Monday to Friday, 09:15 to 16:45
  • Price:  €255, or €305 inclusive of the Supervised Teaching Component (STC)
  • The deadline for applications is 7 June 2019


Application Form SQT Application from 2019

SQT Information Sheet for 2019 (June)

To apply please email your application to - 



Language Centre

Lárionad Teanga

G 36, O'Rahilly Building,University College Cork, Cork, Ireland

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