English courses for teachers at Greystone College, Vancouver

From 1850.- CAD
approx 1218.- EUR
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The school

Levels
Upper intermediate to Advanced
School size
XL
Accommodations
Host family, Residence
Disabled access
Disabled access at school
Wifi
WiFi is free

The students

Minimum age
18 years
Average age
27 years

Our partner Greystone College offers teacher development courses. It is the winner of the 2016 ST Star Award Vocational College Award and is a highly-respected Canadian further education college with campuses in Toronto and Vancouver.

The Greystone College building is in the heart of downtown Vancouver, just a short walk from ILSC and the waterfront.

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Included in the price

  • Level and needs assessment
  • Access to e-learning platform
  • Use of study centre
  • Optional language workshops
  • End-of-course report and certificate
  • Activity programme

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TESOL course TKT

Upper intermediate to Proficiency, 4 week(s)
4 week(s) - From CAD 1850.-
(about EUR 1230.-)
Course duration
4 week(s)
Levels
Upper intermediate to Proficiency
Students/class
max. 20
Minimum age
18 years
Schedule
09:00-12:00 + 13:00-14:30 (Mon-Thu) + 09:00 - 12:00 (Fri)

Schedule may vary depending on student’s level and time of year.
Course info
week(s)
Without accomodation
Host family, single room, half board
Residence, single room, no meals
4
1850
3000
3680
All prices are in CAD.   CAD 1 ≈ EUR 0.69   (Not-binding exchange rate)
Starting dates 4 wk
02.01 / 25.02 / 22.04 / 17.06 / 12.08 / 07.10 / 02.12.2019
Bank holidays
18.02 / 19.04 / 20.05 / 01.07 / 05.08 / 02.09 / 14.10 / 11.11.2019
Holidays
23.12.2018 - 01.01.2019
22.12.2019 - 28.12.2019

Arrival: Saturday/Sunday prior to course start
Departure: Saturday/Sunday following course end
The arrival and departure days must be identical

TKT Young Learners Certificate

Upper intermediate to Proficiency, 4 week(s)
4 week(s) - From CAD 1925.-
(about EUR 1280.-)
Course duration
4 week(s)
Levels
Upper intermediate to Proficiency
Students/class
max. 20
Minimum age
18 years
Schedule
09:00-12:00 + 13:00-14:30 (Mon-Thu) + 09:00 - 12:00 (Fri)

Schedule may vary depending on student’s level and time of year.
Course info
week(s)
Without accomodation
Host family, single room, half board
Residence, single room, no meals
4
1925
3075
3755
All prices are in CAD.   CAD 1 ≈ EUR 0.69   (Not-binding exchange rate)
Starting dates
28.01 / 25.03 / 21.05 / 15.07 / 09.09 / 04.11.2019
Bank holidays
18.02 / 19.04 / 20.05 / 01.07 / 05.08 / 02.09 / 14.10 / 11.11.2019
Holidays
23.12.2018 - 01.01.2019
22.12.2019 - 28.12.2019

Arrival: Saturday/Sunday prior to course start
Departure: Saturday/Sunday following course end
The arrival and departure days must be identical

Cambridge TESOL Diploma

Upper intermediate to Proficiency, 8 week(s)
8 week(s) - From CAD 3630.-
(about EUR 2414.-)
Course duration
8 week(s)
Levels
Upper intermediate to Proficiency
Students/class
max. 20
Minimum age
18 years
Schedule
09:00-12:00 + 13:00-14:30 (Mon-Thu) + 09:00 - 12:00 (Fri)

Schedule may vary depending on student’s level and time of year.
Course info
week(s)
Without accomodation
Host family, single room, half board
Residence, single room, no meals
8
3630
5700
7060
All prices are in CAD.   CAD 1 ≈ EUR 0.69   (Not-binding exchange rate)
Starting dates 8 wk
02.01 / 28.01 / 25.02 / 25.03 / 22.04 / 21.05 / 17.06 / 15.07 / 12.08 / 09.09 / 07.10 / 04.11 / 02.12.2019
Bank holidays
18.02 / 19.04 / 20.05 / 01.07 / 05.08 / 02.09 / 14.10 / 11.11.2019
Holidays
23.12.2018 - 01.01.2019
22.12.2019 - 28.12.2019

Arrival: Saturday/Sunday prior to course start
Departure: Saturday/Sunday following course end
The arrival and departure days must be identical

TKT exam dates: on request

Options/Extras

Exam fee (Cambridge TKT ) 250 CAD
Supplement Accommodation high season (per wk.) (22.06-17.08.2019) 25 CAD
Residence deposit (to be paid before departure by credit card) (GEC Viva Tower) 300 CAD
Airport transfer (on arrival) 110 CAD

Other accommodation options

Host family, single room, full board
Host family, single room, no meals

Course info

Cambridge TESOL Diploma
The Cambridge TESOL Diploma allows you to develop the language knowledge and teaching skills required for teaching English to students of all ages.

The programme takes place over a total of 8 weeks and prepares candidates for the Cambridge Teaching Knowledge Test (TKT). It is composed of 2 different 4-week training courses, taking place one after the other: the TESOL-TKT Certificate and the TKT-Young Learners Certificate (see information below). At the end of the programme, candidates have the option to take the Cambridge University TKT exam and the TKT-Young Learners exam.

Total program duration: 8 weeks
Language requirement: B2

TESOL-TKT Certificate
Combining theory and practice, the course aims to teach candidates the fundamentals of TESOL in order to prepare them for the Cambridge Teaching Knowledge Test (TKT). During the program, students will have the opportunity to develop their teaching skills by leading ESL activities, observing ESL classes and through peer teaching.

The program includes 3 modules:
Module 1: describing language and language skills, background and giving instructions
Module 2: planning and preparing lessons and selecting and using resources and materials
Module 3: managing the teaching and learning process and the classroom

Program duration: 4 weeks Language requirement: B1-B2

TKT-Young Learners Certificate
The “TKT-YL Program” will help you gain the knowledge, strategies and skills required to teach and engage young learners. You will develop confidence through focusing on interesting topics like how children develop and learn, as well as second language acquisition activities, games, crafts and songs that younger learners love. The program includes a practicum week at a local daycare, preschool or elementary school.

The program includes 4 parts:
Part 1: knowledge of young learners and principles of teaching English to young learners
Part 2: planning and preparing young learner lessons
Part 3: teaching young learners
Part 4: assessing young learner learning through classroom-based assessment

Program duration: 4 weeks
Language requirement: B2

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Host family
Canadian families are known for their warm welcome and for making their guests feel right at home. Host families live in the residential areas of Vancouver, which offers a certain quality of life, but which means having to use public transport to get to the school.

Guests stay in single rooms and have half board or full board provided. This option is ideal for immersing yourself in the Canadian culture and for practising English in everyday situations. It's also the opportunity to make friends for life in Canada. For more flexibility, it is also possible to book accommodation without meals included. In this case, you can still use the family's kitchen.

GEC Viva Tower residence (for ages over 18)
Apart from a beautiful view over the city and the Pacific Ocean, this residence offers self-catering apartments with twin or single rooms. It's just a 15-minute walk from the school and steps away from Davie Street, where you’ll find plenty of bars and restaurants. Each apartment has 2 bathrooms, a living room and a kitchen, as well as free Wi-Fi throughout the building. Towels and bed linen are included, there are free laundry facilities and the common areas are cleaned once per week. The residence also has a gym and a sauna for you to relax during your free time.

Make the most of Vancouver’s enticing mix of vibrant city and astonishing countryside. ILSC’s activity program encourages you to discover the city that is sometimes called “the Hawaii of Canada”. But this is “Hawaii Plus”... the nearby mountains offer superb skiing and snowboarding opportunities in the winter months and hiking during the summer. Mountain bike along the wooded trails of Stanley Park or simply breath in the fresh air of British Columbia.

For a change of scenery and to sample world- famous coffee, Seattle is just a couple of hours away. But there is so much to enjoy in and around Vancouver that you may not even find the time...

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