Celtic English Academy, Cardiff, Wales

Celtic English Academy

Students rated Celtic English Academy, Cardiff : 4.5/5.0   (11 reviews)

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3. Celtic English Academy

General Information

The language school Celtic English Academy was founded in Cardiff, Wales in 2004. Celtic is a friendly and welcoming English language centre in the heart of Cardiff. We offer a friendly atmosphere and great facilities for around 350 students.

The school address is: 18 Park Grove, CF10 3BN - Cardiff (Wales).


Facilities

Kitchen for student use, microwave for student use, fridge for student use, computer lab, library, movie rental, free after-class access to language learning software, movie room, games room, lounge, student support desk, copy machine, printer for student use, free water dispenser, free WIFI


Classroom equipment

Heating, ample natural light in all classrooms.
TV, electronic whiteboard in some classrooms.


Accreditations and Quality seals




ISI


Airport transfer

Best arrival airport is Cardiff International Airport (CWL).  It takes 30 minutes to school.


Average no. of students: Adult courses in summer: 240
Adult courses throughout the year: 150
School Size
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Average no. of levels: Adult courses in summer: 6
Adult courses throughout the year: 6
Junior courses in summer: 3
Number of classrooms: 21
Number of public workstations: 15
English teacher qualifications: 100 % hold a university degree
100 % hold a recognised language teaching qualification
Average age of students: in summer: 24 years
throughout the year: 26 years
Minimum age of students: 16 years
12 years for specific Junior courses
Student nationalities: Brazil 0.8 %
China 0.18 %
Germany 3.10 %
France 2.21 %
Russia 4 %
Libya 7.44 %
Saudi Arabia 21 %
Iran 0.09 %
Iraq 1.68 %  
Italy 15 %
Japan 5.67 %
Korea 3 %
Switzerland 0.71 %
Spain 19 %
Turkey 3.10 %
Thailand 0.44 %
 

4. Courses

All prices in GBP (convert currency). Below the original school prices are displayed.  The 5% DISCOUNT on the tuition fee will automatically be deducted on receipt of your registration.

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Weeks 1 2 3 4 6 8 16 24 36 44 [+]Price for additional week
Price in GBP 155 310 465 620 930 1240 2480 3720 5580 6820 155
Starting dates Every Monday .
Beginner level start only: 04.Jan.2016, 24.Feb.2016, 29.Mar.2016, 16.May.2016, 27.Jun.2016, 23.Sep.2016, 14.Nov.2016
General course schedule Lessons will be scheduled within the following times according to your level:
 
Afternoon: 12:30  - 17:30
Required min. language level Beginner (A1) - No previous knowledge required
Weeks 1 2 3 4 6 8 16 24 36 44 [+]Price for additional week
Price in GBP 245 490 735 980 1440 1920 3680 5400 7560 9240 235
Starting dates Every Monday .
Beginner level start only: 04.Jan.2016, 24.Feb.2016, 29.Mar.2016, 16.May.2016, 27.Jun.2016, 23.Sep.2016, 14.Nov.2016
General course schedule Lessons will be scheduled within the following times according to your level:
 
Morning: 8:45  - 12:00
Afternoon: 12:30  - 14:00
Required min. language level Beginner (A1) - No previous knowledge required
Weeks 1 2 3 4 6 8 16 24 36 44 [+]Price for additional week
Price in GBP 215 430 645 860 1260 1680 3200 4680 6480 7920 205
Starting dates Every Monday .
Beginner level start only: 04.Jan.2016, 24.Feb.2016, 29.Mar.2016, 16.May.2016, 27.Jun.2016, 23.Sep.2016, 14.Nov.2016
General course schedule Lessons will be scheduled within the following times according to your level:
 
Morning: 8:45  - 12:00
Required min. language level Beginner (A1) - No previous knowledge required
Weeks 1 2 3 4 6 8 16 24 36 44 [+]Price for additional week
Price in GBP 125 250 375 500 750 1000 2000 3000 4500 5500 125
Starting dates Every Monday .
Beginner level start only: 04.Jan.2016, 24.Feb.2016, 29.Mar.2016, 16.May.2016, 27.Jun.2016, 23.Sep.2016, 14.Nov.2016
General course schedule Lessons will be scheduled within the following times according to your level:
 
Afternoon: 14:15  - 17:30
Required min. language level Beginner (A1) - No previous knowledge required
Weeks 1 2 3 4 6 8 10 16 24 36 [+]Price for additional week
Price in GBP 300 600 900 1200 1770 2360 2950 4560 6720 9540 290
Starting dates Every Monday .
Beginner level start only: 04.Jan.2016, 24.Feb.2016, 29.Mar.2016, 16.May.2016, 27.Jun.2016, 23.Sep.2016, 14.Nov.2016
General course schedule Lessons will be scheduled within the following times according to your level:
 
Morning: 8:45  - 12:00
Afternoon: 14:15  - 17:30
Required min. language level Beginner (A1) - No previous knowledge required
Weeks 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11
Price in GBP -- 610 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Ideal for overseas primary school teachers. It aims to provide teachers with a range of new ideas, practical classroom skills and materials for teaching English to young learners.
Cultural activities and weekly visits to a local school included.
This course is eligible for EU LLP Comenius funding.
Starting dates 2016: 15.Feb.2016, 06.Jun.2016, 26.Sep.2016.
General course schedule Lessons will be scheduled within the following times according to your level:
 
Morning: 8:45  - 12:00
Afternoon: 12:30  - 14:00
Required min. language level Lower intermediate (B1)
Weeks 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11
Price in GBP -- 610 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Ideal for teachers of students aged 11-16. The course will provide teachers with a variety of new teaching ideas and motivating materials for the secondary classroom and give them the opportunity to improve/perfect their own language skills.
Cultural activities and weekly visits to a local school included.
This course is eligible for EU LLP Comenius funding.
Starting dates 2016: 15.Feb.2016, 06.Jun.2016, 26.Sep.2016.
General course schedule Lessons will be scheduled within the following times according to your level:
 
Morning: 8:45  - 12:00
Afternoon: 12:30  - 14:00
Required min. language level Lower intermediate (B1)
Weeks 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11
Price in GBP -- 490 735 980 1225 1440 1680 1920 2160 2400 --
Starting dates 2016: 04.Jan.2016, 04.Apr.2016, 27.Jun.2016, 26.Sep.2016.
General course schedule Lessons will be scheduled within the following times according to your level:
 
Morning: 8:45  - 12:00
Afternoon: 12:30  - 14:00
Required min. language level Upper intermediate (B2)
Exam fee 140 GBP
Weeks 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11
Price in GBP -- 490 735 980 1225 1440 1680 1920 2160 2400 --
Starting dates 2016: 04.Jan.2016, 04.Apr.2016, 27.Jun.2016, 26.Sep.2016.
General course schedule Lessons will be scheduled within the following times according to your level:
 
Afternoon: 12:30  - 17:30
Required min. language level Advanced (C1)
Exam fee 145 GBP
Weeks 1 2 3 4 6 8 16 20 24 36 [+]Price for additional week
Price in GBP 230 460 690 920 1350 1800 3440 4300 5040 7020 220
Starting dates Every Monday .
General course schedule Lessons will be scheduled within the following times according to your level:
 
Morning: 8:45  - 12:00
Required min. language level Lower intermediate (B1)
Exam fee 150 GBP
Weeks 1 2 3 4 6 8 16 20 24 36 [+]Price for additional week
Price in GBP 265 530 795 1060 1560 2080 4000 5000 5880 8280 255
Starting dates Every Monday .
General course schedule Lessons will be scheduled within the following times according to your level:
 
Morning: 8:45  - 12:00
Afternoon: 12:30  - 14:00
Required min. language level Lower intermediate (B1)
Exam fee 150 GBP
Weeks 1 2 3 4 6 8 16 20 24 44 [+]Price for additional week
Price in GBP 315 630 945 1260 1860 2480 4800 6000 7080 12320 305
Starting dates Every Monday .
General course schedule Lessons will be scheduled within the following times according to your level:
 
Morning: 8:45  - 12:00
Afternoon: 14:15  - 17:30
Required min. language level Lower intermediate (B1)
Exam fee 150 GBP
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Lesson duration (minutes): 45 minutes
School's administrative fee: 50.00  GBP
Individual classes: Single individual lessons of tuition can be booked at 60 GBP. The combination of group and individual lessons is highly recommended. Individual lessons will encourage you to actively speak the foreign language and will offer you the opportunity to discuss individual problems and weaknesses.
Language school closed: In 2016 (including national and regional bank holidays):
01.Jan.2016, 25.Mar.2016, 28.Mar.2016, 02.May.2016, 30.May.2016, 29.Aug.2016, 25.Dec.2016 - 31.Dec.2016
Languages spoken by school staff (cannot be guaranteed by school): German, Japanese, Italian, English, Spanish, Turkish, French, Arabic
Comments about courses: All students who study more than 15 hours have classes in the mornings and some classes in the afternoons.
One-to-One lessons are not available in July or August and bookings must be received at least 4 weeks before the course start date.

5. Accommodation

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weeks 1 2 3 4 [+] Price for additional week Deposit (refundable)*
Price in GBP 130 260 390 520 130 100
Prices based on accommodation from Sunday to Sunday
Price per person
No extra nights bookable.
Room Occupancy: Single room.
Distance from school: 20 minutes walking
Includes: Towels, Bedding/linen, Access to laundry service, Kitchen, Access to Wifi in building (free WIFI), Heating, No meals, Private bathroom.
Age of students: Minimum age of students: 18
Maximum age of students: 0
Dates High season dates 27.Jun.2016 - 23.Sep.2016
High season
weeks 1 2 3 4 [+] Price for additional week
Price in GBP 125 250 375 500 125
Prices based on accommodation from Sunday to Saturday
Price per person
Price extra night: 18 GBP (Individual extra nights bookable at indicated extra night price)
Room Occupancy: Single room.
Distance from school: 20 minutes by public transport
Includes: Towels, Bedding/linen, Weekly cleaning, Access to laundry service, Access to Wifi in building (free WIFI), Heating, Half board on weekdays, Full board on weekends, Shared bathroom.
Age of students: Minimum age of students: 16
Maximum age of students: 0
Dates High season dates 18.Jun.2016 - 14.Aug.2016
High season High season supplement per day: 2 GBP
High season supplement per week: 10 GBP
weeks 1 2 3 4 [+] Price for additional week
Price in GBP 140 280 420 560 140
Prices based on accommodation from Sunday to Saturday
Price per person
Price extra night: 20 GBP (Individual extra nights bookable at indicated extra night price)
Room Occupancy: Single room.
Distance from school: 20 minutes by public transport
Includes: Towels, Bedding/linen, Weekly cleaning, Access to laundry service, Access to Wifi in building (free WIFI), Heating, Half board on weekdays, Full board on weekends, Private bathroom.
Age of students: Minimum age of students: 16
Maximum age of students: 0
Dates High season dates 18.Jun.2016 - 14.Aug.2016
High season High season supplement per day: 2 GBP
High season supplement per week: 10 GBP
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Comment We can also help you find private accommodation or rooms in shared houses or flats.
Max. 1 student of each nationality possible? yes
Optional airport transfer: Cardiff International Airport (CWL): for 40 GBP (one way)
Bristol International Airport (BRS): for 90 GBP (one way)
London Heathrow Airport (LHR): for 180 GBP (one way)

6. Leisure activities

Leisure activities: activity possible course possible organized by school distance from school
Dancing     2 km
Football (soccer)      
Golf     3 km
Horse riding     2 km
Mountainbiking     3 km
Music     1 km
Sailing     3 km
Swimming     2 km
Tennis     2 km
Windsurfing     3 km

7. Reviews

 
Overall rating 4.5/5.0 
(11 reviews)
City / State 4.7/5.0 
Organisation 3.9/5.0 
Facilities 3.8/5.0 
Social activities 3.4/5.0 
Course Quality / Progress in language 4.5/5.0 
Value for money 3.8/5.0 
Accommodation
Host Family 4.4/5.0 
Shared flat (apartment) 4.4/5.0 
Other 4.4/5.0 
Students liked about Celtic English Academy, Cardiff
"The open-minded, helpful teachers and staff, I felt very comfortable in my class. I also liked a lot that the teaching materials were well structured and coordinated." - (17 years)
"The quality of some teachers, and the efforts of the school's management to find the best courses for everyone." - (51 years)
"The courses organization and the preparation of teachers." - (23 years)
"The classrooms were small, not suitable to accommodate more than 10 people, there were only 4 of us in the class and this allowed to be followed in a better way by an excellent teacher." - (17 years)
"It was multicultural although most students were Arabs." - (31 years)
All 11 reviews of Celtic English Academy

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