4 weeks CELTA course plus 4 weeks VOLUNTEER package: 16. October 2017 to 8. December 2017 at US$ 2,412 incl. accommodation
This CELTA course starts on Monday the 16. October 2017
Each CELTA course runs for 4 weeks from Monday to Friday, 10:30am to 7:30pm. There are a total of 140 contact hours in each course (i.e. time spent in the classroom learning, engaging in teaching practice, or participating in teaching activities). Teaching Practice with real students is from 4.30pm to 6.30pm each weeknight, with each candidate teaching for a total of 6 hours.
CELTA course for 4 weeks includes:
- 4 weeks CELTA course includes all course material, registration fees, additional materials and photocopying/printing, Cambridge fees, certificate and qualification, and pre/post-course teaching resources
- We do arrange Taxi pick-up and drop-off service from Baltra Airports cost US$ 20
Or alternatively the local bus cost US$ 2
- 8 weeks accommodation
includes private room in shared accommodation with kitchen facilities
- 8 weeks Accommodation Hotel with breakfast
US$ 1,680* incl. breakfast
- Flights to and from Ecuador/Galápagos
Galápagos domestic flight packages available (Getting There and Away)
The municipal authorities in the Galápagos are particularly keen to help with this project as they see it as a win-win situation for both the volunteer teachers and the native population. It is a chance to spend time in this precious environment, as much more than a tourist, and do something truly rewarding and memorable.
Courses can fill-up so please book early to avoid disappointment. Payment can be made through: Bank transfers, Electronic check, PayPal.
The full course fee is payable to ensure your reservation on the CELTA course for your selected dates. Please contact us if you need to make separate payments in installments. If you notify the centre within 30 days of the start-date of the course that you will not be able to attend, a refund will be provided minus an 8% administrative fee. Refunds will only be given within 30 days of the course start date if the centre is able to fill the space with another candidate (we will try our best!).
Cambridge ELA Quality Guarantee
We are committed to providing you with a quality experience and the centre administrative body will be readily available to help you enjoy and succeed in your course. We are proud of the exceptional level of quality of our teacher trainers and staff with regard to conduct, experience, and professionalism.
Each course is assessed by an external Cambridge examiner that is flown in during the final days of the course. All of our tutors undergo regular updates and refreshers to their Cambridge training to maintain their required Cambridge level of qualifications to conduct CELTA courses. We are committed to working with candidates to safeguard their full satisfaction of the course.
We are also committed to the University of Cambridge’s policy on equal opportunities, promotion of diversity, and policy on no harassment.
Cruises - 4 days or 8 days
Enjoy a cruise before or after your course. Find the cruise you like the most and we will help you to lower the price.
Scuba Diving with hammerheads sharks!
Volunteer discount for fun dives in the most recognized Dive Centre in the area.
Not a diver yet? We can offer you 40% off Open Water & Advanced + accommodation included with Otro Mundo Dive Centre in Montañita, (main land) before you arrive on the islands.
Free excursions and activities included for the weekends during your course.
- Bay tour and snorkelling: sea lions, sea turtles, marine iguanas, etc...
- Tortuga bay, about 3km walk each way.
- Charles Darwin Station.
- Lava tunnels, 1km in length.
- Las Grietas and playa de los alemanes walk about 1.5km.
- Cerro mesa look out, best view from the islands.