Toronto Celta

One of Canada's most active CELTA centres since 1996

We have been inspected and approved by Cambridge ESOL.

CELTA at Language Studies Canada is approved as a vocational program under the Private Career Colleges Act, 2005. Language Studies Canada is registered as a private career college under the Private Career Colleges Act, 2005.

  • Offers full-time, 4 week and part-time, 12 week programme options
  • Involves a minimum of 120 hours with additional time required for preparation and assignments
  • Follows the Cambridge CELTA syllabus and provides practical and professional awareness of learners, language, methodology and materials
  • Develops practical ability in classroom management, lesson planning, introduction and practice of new language, and the development of listening, speaking, reading and writing skills
  • Is intended for native speakers of English and those whose English is of native-speaker level
  • Provides pre-service training to those with no teaching experience
  • Is also suited to those who are already in the profession, but who have no formal teaching qualification

Course Dates and Fees

Due to the limited number of spaces available on each course and the time necessary for candidates to complete the pre-course assignment, we strongly encourage all candidates to submit their completed applications at least six weeks before the start date of each course.

2015 Full-Time Course Dates

CourseStart DateEnd DateTuition Fees (CAD)
Course 10September 8October 2$2,500
Course 12October 5October 30$2,500
Course 13November 8December 4$2,500

2016 Full-Time Course Dates

CourseStart DateEnd DateTuition Fees (CAD)
Course 1January 4January 29$2,500
Course 3February 8March 4$2,500
Course 4April 4April 29$2,500
Course 5May 2May 27$2,500
Course 6June 6June 30$2,500
Course 8July 4July 29$2,500
Course 9August 2August 26$2,500
Course 10September 6September 30$2,500
Course 12October 3October 28$2,500
Course 13November 7December 2$2,500

The full-time intensive course runs Monday to Friday, 9 am - 5:30 pm (approx.) for 4 consecutive weeks.

2015 Part-Time Course Dates

CourseStart DateEnd DateTuition Fees (CAD)
Course 11September 15December 5$2,500

2016 Part-Time Course Dates

CourseStart DateEnd DateTuition Fees (CAD)
Course 2January 26April 16$2,500
Course 7June 7August 27$2,500
Course 11September 13December 3$2,500

The part-time course runs Tuesdays & Thursdays, 6 pm-10 pm (approx.) with six alternating Saturdays, 10 am-4:30 pm for 12 consecutive weeks.


We highly recommend that you obtain the following reading materials upon your acceptance into the CELTA program.

Learning Teaching, Jim Scrivener (Heinemann)
A Concise Grammar for English Language Teachers, Tony Penston (TP Publications)
Practical English Usage, Michael Swan (Oxford University Press)

For more details on course content and format, please see page 2 of the syllabus.

CELTA Syllabus