Whether you're an experienced English language teacher or new to the profession, we offer a range of online and face-to-face courses and seminars designed to meet your needs and professional development plans.
Teacher training courses
Teacher Development Pathway
The British Council Teacher Development Pathway is designed and developed for the Greek teaching context and leads to internationally recognised qualifications and experience.
Teaching English as a Foreign Language (TEFL)
Do you have little or no experience of teaching English? Our introductory methods course in TEFL is an effective way to begin your teaching career and prepare for the Cambridge English TKT.
Steps to Success
Steps to Success is a self-access online course designed to help teachers make the transition from newly qualified teacher to developing teacher. Apply by 30 September 2013
Do you teach English at primary level? Do you want to upgrade your skills in the comfort of your own home? Enrol on Primary Essentials, our online training course. Apply by 30 September 2013
Certificate in Secondary ELT Teaching (CiSELT)
Do you teach teenagers? Develop your teaching skills for this age group on our CiSELT online course. You can also share tips and ideas with teachers across Greece. Apply by 26 September 2014
IELTS Teacher Training
Find out about the different skills and techniques students need to succeed at IELTS and how to effectively teach these on our 15-hour IELTS Teacher Training course.
Trinity Teaching Young Learners Extension Certificate
The Trinity Teaching Young Learners Extension Certificate course is for teachers who have little or no experience of teaching young learners, or who have experience but lack formal training.
Our Learning Technologies online course introduces you to basic technologies and shows you how to use them in the classroom in an effective and engaging way. Apply by 20 September 2013
Communicative Assessment is a 20-hour online self-access course for teachers and examiners of English interested in exploring new approaches to assessment/testing. Apply by 24 January 2014
Special Educational Needs
This self-access online course is aimed at teachers of English but is suitable for all primary and secondary level teachers working with learners with special needs. Apply by 24 January 2014
CLIL (Content and Language Integrated Learning) Essentials
This online course is for experienced primary and secondary school language teachers supporting subject teachers and subject teachers working in a CLIL context. Apply by 24 January 2014
Teacher development seminars
Our Teacher Development Seminars introduce practising English language teachers to a range of up-to-date methods and techniques, and provide an effective way to develop your career.