New Zealand Certificate in
Language Education (NZCLE) for English
You can learn to teach English or other language in
New Zealand and overseas ! Your ticket to
a lifetime of living and travel opportunities
around the globe!
qualification in teaching English and all
This is your ticket to a lifetime of living and
travel opportunities. Teach in New Zealand,
Japan, or everywhere else in the world.
New Zealand Certificate in Language Teaching.
Upon successful completion of this course, you
will have a nationally recognised qualification
from NZQA and the experience to work in New
Zealand and overseas in such roles as language
tutors, teacher aides, or language assistants.
WIE can also assist you in preparing to find
employment abroad, in countries like Japan,
China, South Korea, Vietnam, and others.
Congratulations to our fresh graduates from
recently.We wish you best of luck in your ESOL teaching
Be qualified to teach English (TESOL) or other languages in New Zealand and abroad. Your ticket to limitless travel opportunities working overseas in a lucrative teaching career awaits! Teach English or your target language in New Zealand, China, Japan, Korea, Russia, or anywhere else. You’ll need this qualification to teach English and/or other languages.
This practical course aims to develop your ability to plan and deliver learner-centred lessons which respond to the language needs of learners. Build your confidence with teaching strategies and language analysis needed in the teaching context, and gain a theoretical background to your teaching methods.
Programme Level: Level 5
Length: 20 weeks
Course Intakes: Feb / Jul
Class time: 9am - 3 pm, Monday - Thursday
Distance Learning Available: WIE is the only approved provider in the country to deliver this qualification online. Whilst the institute is based in Hamilton, lessons are conducted through real-time online conferencing from the comfort of your own space.
at least 18 years old
Candidates who studied High School in NZ require at least NCEA level 2 English
Otherwise, IELTS Academic Score is 5.5, with no band lower than 5 or its equivalent
Demonstrate competence at Common European Framework of Reference C1 or above. (IELTS equivalent 6.5).
pass a safety check to complete the practicum component by the requirements of the Vulnerable Children Act 2014
The teaching and learning context
SLA theory and methodology
Skills and function
Assessment in the language classroom
Teaching productive and receptive skills
Integrating grammar, vocabulary and pronunciation
TKT exam preparation
Certification and Pathway
Upon successfully completing this course, you will have a nationally recognised qualification from NZQA and the experience to work in New Zealand in roles such as classroom language teacher, teacher aide, language assistant, online language teacher, or language trainer.
Graduates may also undertake further study towards qualifications in language teaching at Level 6 and above