Young Learners

Toronto CELTA Student Volunteers

How to be a student volunteer

EC Toronto is a teacher-training centre for the University of Cambridge's Certificate in English Language Teaching to Adults (CELTA)

As part of our teacher-training program, EC Toronto English school needs volunteer students to participate in free English lessons given by our student teachers in the CELTA program. CELTA free classes are provided at the pre-intermediate to upper intermediate levels. All lessons are carefully supervised by our teacher trainers.

Full Time classes are held Monday to Friday from 2:15 pm to 4:15 pm. Part Time classes are held Tuesday and Thursday from 6:15 pm to 8:15 pm.

Frequently Asked Questions

How can I enroll for free English classes?

Visit the EC Toronto office between:

When are the free classes scheduled?

Each course is 4 weeks long or 11 weeks long. Classes are held Monday to Friday from 2:15 pm to 4:15 pm for the full-time, and Tuesday and Thursday 6:15 pm to 8:15 pm for the part-time.

2018 Session Start Dates:

January 8*
January 23**
February 26*
February 12*
April 2*
April 30*
June 4
June 12**
July 3
August 7
September 5
September 11**
October 1
November 5

* Full Time Courses are 4 weeks long.
** Part Time Courses are 11 weeks long.

Can I register for the course?

Yes, if there is space in the class.

What is the course content?

Are there any entrance requirements?

To join a free English class, you must:

Are there any other conditions?

Courses for any session may be full. When this happens, we will put you on the waiting list. You will hear from us as soon as a place in your level becomes available. For the teacher training program to run smoothly, full attendance is required. You must: