IELTS train the trainer course

IELTS Masterclass Part 1

About this course

The British Council’s Masterclass for IELTS Trainers is an 18-hour workshop designed to help you prepare students to take the IELTS exam. This is the ideal course for anyone who wants to start out in delivering IELTS preparation courses, teachers currently working in an educational context or CELTA graduates. As prior knowledge of the IELTS exam is not mandatory, the course is also suitable for those who have a background in soft skills or who wish to make a career change. Participants should have a high Intermediate or Advanced level of English (IELTS band 6.0 and above) with excellent written and oral communication skills.

Why take this course?

  • Become an IELTS preparation specialist. 
  • Learn how to expertly prepare candidates for IELTS.
  • Learn how to evaluate and use IELTS resources. 
  • Effectively analyse IELTS tips and techniques.
  • Receive a British Council certificate.

IELTS Masterclass Part 2

About this course:

This is an ideal course for anyone who has already done the introduction to IELTS Masterclass and wants to start planning IELTS lessons and design a course. Prior knowledge of the IELTS exam test format is required. This Masterclass includes:

  • Planning lessons to teach IELTS speaking, writing, reading and listening
  • Understanding the use of public Band Descriptors as a teaching tool
  • Giving feedback on the IELTS writing and speaking performance using public Band descriptors.
  • Microteaching the prepared lesson plan and getting feedback on the same.

The course is also suitable for those who have a background in soft skills or who wish to make a career change. Participants should have a high Intermediate or Advanced level of English (IELTS band 6.0 and above) with excellent written and oral communication skills.

Why take this course?

  • Become an IELTS preparation specialist. 
  • Learn how to effectively prepare lessons for students.
  • Learn how to give feedback on the basis of band descriptors. 
  • Receive a British Council certificate.

The fact sheet below will give you further information about the workshop and we will be happy to help should you have any other questions. 

Course schedule

Course

Dates

Fee(INR)

Application deadline

Payment deadline

Masterclass Part 1 (Online) 5 to 9 Dec 16,000  2 Dec 3 Dec
Masterclass Part 2 (Online) 19 to 23 Dec 16,000  10 Dec 14 Dec
Masterclass Part 1 (Delhi centre classroom course) 5 to 7 Dec 18,000 2 Dec 3 Dec
Masterclass Part 2 (Delhi centre classroom course) 4 to 6 Jan 18,000 19 Dec 23 Dec
Masterclass Part 1 (Chennai centre classroom course) 12 to 14 Dec 18,000 2 Dec 7 Dec
Masterclass Part 1 (Kolkata centre classroom course) 13 to 15 Dec 18,000 3 Dec 8 Dec

Duration Online : 5 days (18 hours)

Timings Online:  Monday to Thursday – 2 pm to 5.30 pm and Friday – 2 pm to 6 pm 

Duration face-to-face : 3 days (18 hours)

Timings face-to-face: 9 AM to 5 PM

To register, download the application form given below and email the completed form to IN_Teacher_Development@britishcouncil.org