TEFL (Teaching English as a Foreign Language) Certificate Course introduces participants to modern teaching methods. The main content of the course focuses on methods and techniques to help language learners communicate and uses practical, hands-on instruction to help participants become teachers of English. A TEFL Certificate is the most basic qualification needed to teach English as a foreign language in Malta.
The course will be conducted by Jean Theuma (freelance Teacher Trainer, CELTA and DELTA qualified) who is an experienced teacher trainer and a member of the MATEFL committee. The TEFL Induction course is accredited and regulated by the ELT Council.
The main requirements for the course are that the applicants have a good standard of English – candidates will be required to sit for, and pass, a pre-course language awareness test and a short interview.

The TEFL Certificate Course is a 63-hour preparation course made up of:
·        47 hours face-to-face input, supervised planning and preparation, teaching practice, feedback, guided observation, peer observation and tutorials
·        15 hours of reading and written-research, assignments, lesson preparation
·        5 teaching slots, of which at least 2 will be with bona fide students
·        3 written assignments in language skills, language awareness and professional development
The course includes topics such as:
·         The teaching and learning context
·         Developing classroom management skills
·         Developing language skills
·         Planning lessons
·         Language analysis and feedback techniques

Also included in this course:
Minimum of 2 Teaching Practice sessions with "real" students
Minimum of 4 hours lesson observation of experienced teachers and IWB practice
Course fee:                  € 230.00
Course dates:              13 March - 13 April 2017
Course schedule:         Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays + one extra day to be advised
17:00 - 20:00 or 18:00 - 21:00 - including a 30 min break
Lesson times depend on applicants' preferences
Class size:                   Minimum number of students 7
(Should the minimum number not be reached, the course will be cancelled)

Successful participants need to:
Pass 2 Teaching Practice sessions, pass all the assignments and attend at least 80% of the course.  With this certificate and an A-level in English or a pass in the TELT Exam, you will be qualified to work as an EFL teacher in Malta.
Should you need any further information please do not hesitate to contact Justyna on dos@gvmalta.com

Roman Lihek, Czech Republic

I was very satisfied with service and level of teaching in GV Malta English Centre. I can recommend to every body who wants to improve his knowledge of English Language