Our trainers come with both theoretical and practical expertise from having run more courses annually every year than any other CELTA center.


We have courses available full-time and part-time, online and face-to-face, as well as morning or afternoon. Our courses are designed to work to your needs, for different obligations and time zones. 

The students who take part in the English lessons taught by CELTA trainees are from a variety of backgrounds. We invite low income students to join us for these classes both online and face-to-face, allowing us to give back to communities across the globe. IH London is a registered charity, meaning that all of our profits go back into providing opportunities for others. 

Being part of a global network of over 160 schools worldwide means that we are connected to a huge range of opportunities. Qualifying with IH London allows graduates to join this network, and benefit from the International House English language teaching community.



Learn to teach English and travel the world. We are the home of CELTA and train over 500 new teacher a year at our centre in Covent Garden.

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Start your adventure with our Online course. The CELTA is your passport to a new career!

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Learn to teach English

IH Certificate in TESOL

The IH Certificate in TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages) is designed for those with a non-native level of English who would like to teach English as a foreign language (TEFL).

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Learn to teach Italian

Spanish or French

Learn to teach Italian, Spanish or French as a foreign language and gain a European Certificate in Language Teaching. The courses are designed for people who are new to teaching their chosen language.

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