Teacher Education

Professional Development for Teachers



We offer short courses, seminars and workshops designed for:

  • Individuals who want to become English language instructors
  • Individuals who want to be volunteer English teachers as they travel
  • English instructors working in international and Canadian classrooms 
  • University faculty members working internationally and in Canada


Designed for individuals interested in learning the skills, strategies, and tools needed to become a successful English language instructor. Click on the two courses below for more information.

Teaching English as a World Language

Travel and Teach English

Travel and Culture

Recommended for students with a minimum English proficiency level of IELTS 5.5 or equivalent.
This course is also available on demand, with both on-campus and in-country delivery options.
  •     Improve your English language teaching skills
  •     Discover new ways to teach reading, writing, listening, speaking, vocabulary and grammar skills to K-12 students
  •     Learn strategies for teaching large, multi-level classes and tips for motivating students
  •     Practice intercultural skills
  •     Participate in weekly field trips and social events
  •     Weekend day trips may include Banff and the Rocky Mountains and Drumheller
July 23 - August 3, 2018$2,200 CAD for two weeks
  •     Tuition and materials
  •     Accommodation in self-catering apartment-style residence on campus
  •     Airport pick-up and drop-off at scheduled times
  •     Health insurance
  •     Local transportation
  •     Field trips and excursions
  •     Certificate of completion

Designed for faculty members working in international and Canadian Universities who wish to improve their English language skills and
develop student-centered teaching methods and strategies.

Faculty Development Program

If you don't see exactly what you're looking for, please contact us so that we can tailor a workshop to meet your needs.