Foundation Certificate in TESOL (validated by The University of Manchester)

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As based on the Foundation Certificate in TESOL (FCT) offered by the Centre for English Language Studies in Education (CELSE) - a unit within the School of Education, the University of Manchester - for pre-service teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL), St Helens College set up and ran a similar course based on the CELSE design and validated by the university. This collaboration was overseen by Richard Fay as programme Director for the FCT.
Work forSt Helens College, United Kingdom
Degree of RecognitionRegional


  • pre-service training
  • course validation