Teaching House London

OHC 24 Great Chapel Street, London W1F 8FS, United Kingdom +44 207 580 9785

Offering the premier TEFL certifications in the city:

  • CELTA full time and part-time
  • CELTA online part-time
  • Short Courses Creative Methodologies and Effective Classroom practice
  • Teaching House Presents...TEFL lecture and workshop series
  • Bespoke training courses for institutions

"When a man is tired of London, he is tired of life; for there is in London all that life can afford”
Samuel Johnson

London Special Offer:

  • Register 3 weeks in advance early bird special:  £1,150
  • Regular price is £1,250 for our 100% online CELTA courses
  • Inclusive of VAT, Cambridge fee and registration fee if you are accepted.
  • Places limited apply now.

Teaching House London is ideally situated in London’s historic Soho, just metres from Oxford Street and minutes from the theatres of the West End, Chinatown and Fitzrovia. The college was established in 1974 and provides a wide range of English language and teacher training courses. Our students come from all over the world: in a typical year, over 100 nationalities are represented at the College. Our English language courses are accredited by the British Council. Teaching House London is accredited by the British Accreditation Council for Independent Further and Higher Education as a college.

Facilities include a well-equipped library, Wi-Fi internet access and a rooftop cafe/espresso bar. All trainees have access to printing and photocopy facilities.

London also hosts regular "TH Presents..." events where internationally renowned speakers from the ELT world come to the College bi-monthly to give participative and practical sessions on a wide variety of ELT-related topics. Previous speakers have included Michael Swan, Mike McCarthy, Jeremy Harmer and Susan Kay. TH alumni have priority access to these highly popular events.

Upcoming Course Dates - CELTA Face to Face

Face to Face CELTA courses:

We are excited to bring back our Face to Face CELTA courses for 2022. We currently have a small schedule of classes running at our London, Oxford, Boston, Miami, New York and Toronto centres for our full time courses. We will be adding more courses as COVID restrictions ease so please stay tuned, email for more information or fill out our contact us form here to be kept informed of new course additions.

2022 CELTA Face to Face Course Dates:


Full Time CELTA Course

  • January 10th - February 4th, 2022
  • May 23rd - June 17th, 2022
  • July 18th - August 12th, 2022
  • November 21st - December 16th

Part Time CELTA Course

  • June 3rd - 11th August, 2022


Full Time CELTA Course

  • June 20th - July 15, 2022
  • August 22nd - September 16th, 2022


Full Time CELTA Course

  • June 20th - July 15, 2022
  • August 22nd - September 16th, 2022


Full Time CELTA Course

  • May 23rd - June 17th, 2022
  • October 24th - November, 18th, 2022

New York City

Full Time CELTA Course

  • February 7th - March, 4th, 2022
  • April 18th - May 13th, 2022
  • July 18th - August 12th, 2022
  • September 19th - October 14th, 2022
  • November 21st - December 20th, 2022

Part Time CELTA Course

  • September 30th - December 13th, 2022


Full Time CELTA Course

  • May 23rd - June 17th, 2022
  • September 19th - October 14th, 2022

Upcoming Course Dates - CELTA Online

Online Course Times

In order to best serve our community we have scheduled our online classes across three major time zones. These classes run across three time zones to serve:

  • The East Coast USA/Canada: Eastern Standard Time/Eastern Daylight Time
  • The West Coast USA/Canada: Pacific Standard Time/Pacific Daylight Time
  • The United Kingdom and Europe: GMT + 0/British Summer Time

2022 CELTA Course Dates:


All our 2022 online Celta course dates run simultaneously in all three time zones. Simply indicate your time zone of preference in the application form and you will be enrolled in the cohort of your desired time zone.

Full Time CELTA Course

  • January 10th - February 4th, 2022
  • February 7th - March 4th, 2022
  • March 21st - April 15th, 2022
  • April 18th - May 13th 2022
  • May 23rd - June 17th, 2022
  • June 20th - July 15th, 2022
  • July 18th - August 12th, 2022
  • August 22nd - September 16th, 2022
  • September 19th - October 14th, 2022
  • October 24th - November 18th, 2022
  • November 21st - December 16th, 2022

Part Time CELTA Course

  • January 7th - March 17th, 2022
  • March 18th - May 26th, 2022
  • June 3rd - August 11th, 2022
  • July 22nd - September 29th, 2022
  • September 30th - December 8th, 2022

Sample Course Schedule

Teaching House London CELTA courses are offered in three modes, full-time and part-time and part-time blended (CELTA online)

The full-time CELTA course lasts 4 weeks, with an assessment in the fourth week. The courses usually run from 10:15 to 18:30, Monday to Friday. In the busy summer months we operate 12:00-20:00.

Part-time CELTA courses take place over 10 weeks, with an assessment towards the end of the course. The courses usually run from 18.30 – 21.30 on Tuesdays and Thursdays, along with ten sessions from 10.00 - 16.30 on Saturdays.

CELTA online (blended) is a part-time option with online content during the week and teaching practice in our London center over 14 Saturdays.

What are the accomodation options?

For trainees not based in London, Teaching House London works with local providers to offer a range of accommodation options. All prices are per week. There is an additional £65.00 accommodation placement fee.


In our carefully selected homestay accommodation will feel at home and be able to get on with your course work in friendly surroundings. You will have your own room, and can choose between 3 catering options: self catering, breakfast only, or half-board. London is divided into Zones for transport purposes; Zone 1 is the centre of London going out to Zone 6. Homestay in London Zones 2 - 6 is provided through an accommodation agency. Shared rooms are only available if you are coming with another person at the same time and leaving at the same time. Teaching House London is in Zone 1.

University Residences (year round):

Friendship House - Southwark:

Friendship House is a new, architect-designed, self-catering residence. Well situated in historic Southwark (Zone 1) it is close to a number of underground stations including Southwark, Elephant and Castle, Borough and Waterloo, giving easy access to both the City and the West End. The Tate Modern Gallery, The Globe Theatre and Southwark Cathedral are in easy walking distance.

The House has accommodation for 179 residents in bedrooms with bathrooms en suite, mostly single but with some double bedrooms and nine rooms designed for residents with physical disabilities.

Prices are £270 per week single and £195 per person per week sharing in a twin room.

University Residence (Summer only)
Frances Gardener

(Zone 1) Single Room with private shower and WC en suite, self-catering £340.00 per week.

Ramsay Hall

(Zone 1, walking distance to TH London)

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