You will learn how to run training sessions, observe teaching and give feedback, with official recognition by Cambridge Assessment English.
By the end of the programme you will be ready start in the field of teacher training!
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What is the Train the Trainer course?
It’s awarded by the University of Cambridge Assessment English, meaning you can rely on the programme’s quality and accreditation. Train the Trainer will allow you to train teachers around the world.
The Train the Trainer course helps participants to:
Course content and structure
As recommended by Cambridge Assessment English, there are 50 hours of content delivered in a hybrid mode (asynchronous & synchronous through Zoom)
|Module 1||The training class
Participants will understand key issues in trainer development.
|Module 2||Analysing and designing training sessions
Participants will have developed skills to plan effective teacher training sessions.
|Module 3||Delivering training sessions
Participants will have developed the skills to deliver effective teacher training sessions.
|Module 4||Observing teachers
Participants will have developed an understanding of good practice in observing teachers.
|Module 5||Managing feedback
Participants will be able to give supportive feedback to teachers and prioritise key strengths and areas for development.
|Module 6||Trainer development
Participants will be able to plan for their further development as a trainer.
There is no formal assessment for this course. In order to gain a course certificate of completion, participants need to attend the whole course and complete all activities.
You can now take Train the Trainer 100% Online from anywhere in the world with University Programmes
How to apply for Train the Trainer?
Ideally, candidates should have:
- At least 5 years of teaching experience (post teacher training).
- A graduate degree in English, Linguistics or related field.
- A relevant in -service teaching qualification e.g. CAM, Delta, CELTA, TESOL, ICELT.
- CEFR Level C1 or above.
- Strong interpersonal skills.
- Experience in teaching and managing groups of adult learners.
- Some kind of experience mentoring, observing teachers, giving input sessions, giving feedback, coordinating teachers, management.
Will the fact that I’ve taken Train the Trainer online appear on my certificate?
No. Train the Trainer online leads to exactly the same certificate as the face-to-face programme. Assessed outcomes are the same for all trainees, so there is no need for separate certification.
What skills will you get?
Interaction between students and teachers in the teaching and learning context
Language skills: reading, listening, speaking and writing
Planning and resources for different contexts
Teaching skills and professional development
Why take CELTA with University Programmes?
One of the largest CELTA centres in the world. We train around 4-5% of all CELTA graduates in the world every year.
Exclusive job opportunities
Join our monthly Job Fair and gain access to international jobs and active job recruitment.
Join our monthly CELTA ELT career sessions and access the IHWO network of schools
Work smarter, not harder
More flexible and scaffolded course environment, with electronic resources and an adjustable timetable to provide a less stressful and more enjoyable experience
Excellent reputation in the ELT market and world of teaching
What makes our Train the Trainer course different from other centres?
Train the Trainer through University Programmes is a very flexible option to take this programme. We deliver this programme on our cutting-edge platform: NEO LSM.
- Access to a fully equipped website with ELT materials, Teacher Training articles and resources.
- An ELT online library with materials and resources specific to each Train the Trainer Module on the course.
Train the Trainer online units
Train the Trainer forums
Stimulating Live sessions
Train the Trainer materials, videos, talks with experts
Train the Trainer online tasks
Train the Trainer online library
Our Train the Trainer course at University Programmes
Connect just once a week, or once every two weeks, or in a more intensive format with daily sessions, you decide! *
Train the Trainer – Full time– 1-2 weeks.
Train the Trainer – Semi- intensive – 5 weeks
Train the Trainer – Part Time – 10 weeks.
*Subject to peer availability and course planning.
TRAIN THE TRAINER PROGRAMME EXPERIENCE
When enrolling on our Train the Trainer Programme, you programme experience includes*:
- Train the trainer programme.
- Access to 6hrs more of example of training sessions on a training programme (you will be invited to shadow observe a pre service or in-service training programme by an experienced tutor).
- 30min of couching with an experienced CELTA/Delta trainer to prepare a real input session to deliver as a guest speaker.
- 60-90 min of delivery of an input session on a real teacher training course being observed by an experienced CELTA/Delta tutor.
- Written feedback on that input session and a letter of completion issued by University Programmes.
- If not Delta qualified already, 10% on Delta (M1, M2,and M3).
“Being trained under University Programmes quality standards is a synonym of excellence and professionalism”
*The ‘Train the Trainer Experience’ will be planned with the programme director in advance to meet course programmes schedules and availability.
FINANCIAL AID AND ACCESS TO EDUCATION
We believe access to education and training should not be a privilege of just a few! Our course option provides the lowest and most competitive price in the market, and we can also offer a Payment Instalment Plan to assist students who are unable to pay for the course right away!
years of experience
University Programmes Schools worldwide
PART TIME (10-weeks - one live session every two weeks on Saturdays)
|START DATE||END DATE|
|January 28, 2023||April 8, 2023|
|April 15, 2023||June 24, 2023|
|Jul 1, 2023||September 9, 2023|
|September 16, 2023||November 25, 2023|
SEMI FULL TIME (Two weeks – 2 live sessions a week)
|START DATE||END DATE|
|July 10, 2023||July 23, 2023|
|August 7, 2023||August 20, 2023|
INTENSIVE FULL TIME (Day live sessions)
|START DATE||END DATE|
|August 1, 2023||August 6, 2023|
Train the Trainer course fee
Course fee: $595 USD
Dates and fees are subject to change without notice.
STAFF & TUTORS
We have highly qualified, experienced trainers, including two CELTA assessors on staff, who also moderate other centres and courses around the world.
Orlando Delgado Mata (MA and MBA)
Orlando.is the current Director of Teacher Training Operations at University Programmes. He is a CELTA and Delta Trainer and Assessor. He is the main tutor on most of our Train the Trainer programmes.