Teaching Knowledge Test - TKT Preparation Course

About this course

Teaching Knowledge Test is a three-module course which will increase your teaching knowledge. Each module leads to an internationally recognised teaching qualification from the University of Cambridge. You should have an intermediate entry level of English. You will have a short interview to check your suitability for TKT.

Who is it for?

If you are a teacher of English or you teach other subjects via English, this course can help you if you would like to improve your classroom practice and theoretical knowledge. This course is suitable for those who would like to take the TKT examinations, but can also be used as a standalone teacher training course.

Why take this course?

  • Formally demonstrate to an employer or to parents that you have knowledge of teaching English. 
  • TKT can help you to get the teaching job you want.
  • Give you a stepping stone to higher Cambridge qualifications, such as CELTA. 

 Through this course you will:

  • Formally develop your knowledge of teaching English language skills and systems. 
  • Learn how to evaluate and use teaching materials.
  • Gain experience with up-to-date methods and approaches.
  • Have access to British Council customised materials. 

Calendars and course fees

Calendar and course fees

Chennai

TERM COURSE DATES DURATION FEE REGISTRATION DATE
Term 4 17 Jul - 15 Sep 28 hours over 7 weeks 12500 (M1) Open till 16 Jul
Term 5 11 Sep - 31 Oct 28 hours over 7 weeks 12500 (M2 and M3) Not Open 
Term 6 06 Nov - 24 Dec  28 hours over 7 weeks 12500 (M1) Not Open 
         
  • Call our Customer Service team at 1800 102 4353 to make an appointment for a level assessment. Our Customer Service team is available from 0900 to 1900, Monday - Saturday.
  • On the day of your appointment, allow up to 90 minutes for the level assessment.  You will meet one of our teachers or specialist course counsellors for a spoken interview to find the most suitable class for you.
  • Talk to one of our customer service executives about registration and for further details about starting your course.
  • We advise you to register as soon as you can to confirm your place on the course.

Contact Us

 If you are interested in taking one of our English courses or if you have any questions about studying here, please email us at chennai.enquiry@in.britishcouncil.org