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The British Council is a world authority in English language teaching and teacher training. We have developed a number of English teacher training courses for the teaching community globally. All of these courses focus on the latest requirements of the 21st century and on the changing scenario of the education world.

British Council Pakistan is delighted to announce our training programme featuring Certificate in Primary English Language Teaching (CiPELT-Steady) and Certificate in Secondary English Language Teaching(CiSELT – Advanced) courses. 

Course overview

  • Certificate in Primary English Language Teaching (CiPELT) is an in-service course aimed at primary teachers working in large mixed-level classes. The course is based on the practical application of methodology for the classroom and aims to combine theory with good practice. Certificate in Primary English Language Teaching (CiPELT – Steady) is an internationally recognised British Council teacher education course aimed at developing primary school teachers. It is designed for teachers of Grade 3 and 4, that is primary years 3 and 4.

The aim of CiPELT-Steady course is to apply teaching methodology and resource development for young learners of English who are not beginners but are between the ages of 8 and 10.

  1. The module covers how children develop cognitively and with their language
  2. It looks at how to plan, manage and assess the progress of classes
  3. Early literacy and developing reading skills are covered at word level
  4. The focus is on consolidating listening and speaking skills while beginning to develop literacy skills.
  • Certificate in Secondary English Language Teaching (CiSELT – Advanced) is an in-service British Council teacher education course aimed at developing secondary school teachers teaching learners aged 11-18. The course is for secondary school teachers with a level of English B1 and above.

 The aim of CiSELT-Advanced course is based on the practical application of methodology for the classroom and aims to combine theory with good practice.The course objectives are to:

  1. Develop teachers' methodological skills
  2. Develop communicative, reflective and learning-centred teaching skills
  3. Develop classroom based research skills
  4. Professionalise teachers classroom practice

 CiSELT-Advanced consists of the following four modules:

  1. Classroom Processes
  2. Content Focused Learning and Teaching
  3. Creative Teaching and Learning
  4. Special Needs and Inclusive Learning

See course details for Karachi and Islamabad below:

Karachi

Course Details

Course Dates City Duration Course Fee
CiPELT course        
Certificate in Primary English Language Teaching (CiPELT - Steady) 20-24 November 2017 Karachi 5 Days PKR 34,500
CiSELT course        
Certificate in Secondary English Language Teaching (CiSELT - Advanced) 25 November – 30 November 2017 Sunday off Karachi 5 Days PKR 36,500

Discount Packages

British Council will offer the following discounts:

  • An early bird discount of 10% will be offered to any participant who applies by Wednesday 03 November 2017
  • 05% discount per participant for 4 – 6 nominations from one organisation
  • 10% discount per participant for 7 – 10 nominations from one organisation 

Important: Please note that an individual, school or institute can only avail oneme. of these discount packages at one time.

Application Deadline

Limited seats are available. Nominations will be entertained on first-come-first-served basis. Interested candidates should fill in the attached application form and send to

Saira Qadri at British CouncilBritish Deputy High Commission
Shahra e Iran
Clifton Block 5 
Karachi

along with the pay order or demand draft in favour of ‘British Council’ no later than 16 November 2017 for CiPELT and 24 November 2017 for CiSELT.

Interested institutes should send in filled institutional nomination form on their letterhead along with the individual application forms for all candidates no later than 16 November 2017 for CiPELT and 24 November 2017 for CiSELT.

Pay order / demand draft needs to be made in the favour of ‘British Council’.

If you are interested or have any enquiry, please send an email at saira.qadri@britishcouncil.org.pk

Islamabad

Course Details

Course Dates City Duration Course Fee
Certificate in Secondary English Language Teaching (CiSELT - Advanced) Saturday 02 to Thursday 07 December 2017 (Sunday will be off) Islamabad 5 Days PKR 36,500

Discount Packages

British Council will offer the following discounts:

  • An early bird discount of 10% will be offered to any participant who applies by Thursday 09 November 2017
  • 05% discount per participant for 4 – 6 nominations from one organisation
  • 10% discount per participant for 7 – 10 nominations from one organisation 

Important: Please note that an individual, school or institute can only avail oneme. of these discount packages at one time.

Application Deadline

Limited seats are available. Nominations will be entertained on first-come-first-served basis. Interested candidates should fill in the attached application form and send to

Shezreen Shah
British Council
British High Commission
Diplomatic Enclave, Ramna 5
Islamabad. 

along with the pay order or demand draft in favour of ‘British Council’ no later than Friday 24 November 2017.

Interested institutes should send in filled institutional nomination form on their letterhead along with the individual application forms for all candidates no later than Friday 24 November 2017.

Pay order / demand draft needs to be made in the favour of ‘British Council’.

If you are interested or have any enquiry, please send an email at shezreen.shah@britishcouncil.org.pk