English Teacher Training Florence

About the Teacher Training Centre in Florence, Italy

The Celta centre in Florence is located less than a 8 minute walk to the world famous Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, in the heart of the city. The school was founded over 30 years ago and since then it has been offering high standards of teaching and modern facilities, in order to give you all the tools to become highly qualified and successful in your EFL journey. The facilities includes:

  • High-speed Wi-Fi
  • Interactive smartboard or a smart TV
  • Photocopiers
  • Computer access for printing
  • Study area
  • Books

Tutors in Florence

The CELTA tutors that will guide you throughout your course have vast experience in the teacher training industry, mostly focused on the CELTA course.  Florence's two face-to-face CELTA course tutors alone have a combined 70 years of work experience in the EFL industry, occupying  positions in most areas of the English language teaching industry, such as English teachers, Directors of Studies and Teacher Trainers. Meanwhile, the two Florence online CELTA tutors not only have decades of experience in the EFL sector, but they are also specialists in online teacher training, as well as possessing other key specialisms, such as Early Career teacher development.

Over the years, the four Florence CELTA tutors have guided hundreds of CELTA trainees from many different countries in the world to a successful start in their EFL career and are very safe pairs of hands for your CELTA experience!


Find a TEFL Job Post CELTA

As a StudyCELTA trainee, you will be able to sign up for free to our TEFL jobs website www.teflwork.com. TEFLwork is a platform only for qualified English teachers and will allow you to find work both at home and abroad with your newly gained CELTA certificate.

Accommodation in Florence, Italy

If you require an accommodation during your stay in the city,  our partner in Florence can offer three different options :

1) Shared Apartment in Florence City Centre

The CELTA centre in Florence can arrange a shared apartment up on your request.  The apartments sometimes can be shared with the Landlord or other students/ young professionals. They normally  have between 2 - 4 bedrooms and shared areas ( e.g bathroom and kitchen) and they are located in the heart of the city ( max 25 minutes walk from the school).


  • Single room: 4 weeks 700 EUROS
  • Double room: 4 weeks 540 EUROS (per person)

Additional night: 35 EUROS per person

The price includes Utility bills, WIFI,  set of bed linen and towels, deep cleaning before and after arrival/ departure and laundry.

2) Independent Apartment (Florence City Centre)

If you have the budget available and like a little bit of freedom, the school can offer you a two-room apartment (double/twin room and a living room with kitchenette)  located near the centre of Florence. It is a great option for those who are looking for a little bit more comfort during their time studying the CELTA course.


  • Short stays 100 EUROS per night
  • If you would like to stay for longer, prices can be discussed during your application process.

The price includes Utility bills, WIFI,  set of bed linen and towels, deep cleaning before and after arrival/ departure and laundry.

3) Host Family / Home Stay

For those that wish to immerse themselves even further into the Tuscany life style,  our partner school can arrange for you a home stay accommodation with families from various age range. The host families are normally located outside the city centre, however, they are well connected by public transport.


Single room + Breakfasts,
4 weeks: 700 EUROS
Extra night: 40 EUROS per person

Single room + Half board (breakfasts and dinners)
4 weeks: 940 EUROS
Extra night: 50 EUROS per person

The price includes Utility bills, WIFI,  set of bed linen and towels, deep cleaning before and after arrival/ departure and laundry.


Furthermore, another way to find accommodation in Florence would be through Air BnB or Booking.com.

Why take the CELTA in Florence, Italy?

Once described by Mark Twain as a “city of dreams”, Florence is  a city known for its abundance of art, boutique shopping,  rustic Italian cuisine, and its fascinating  views at every turn, the city of Florence is nothing short of spectacular.

Containing a wealth of preserved artistic and architectural masterpieces,  the city is a UNESCO World Heritage site, and it was home for many important names such as Dante Alighieri,  da Vinci,  Michelangelo, Galileo, and its most-renowned rulers, the Medici family. With over 45 museums located in Florence, you will be always be surrounded by the best collection of Italian Renaissance art.

Moreover, the Tuscany's capital is not just known by its breath-taking art abundance,  Florence is also the birthplace of the Italian language. It was famed Italian author Dante Alighieri  who were the first to begin writing in a language other than Latin.

A city with such a rich history could be the perfect place for you to take the highly recognised CELTA course. As you may already know, the CELTA is the most widely accepted TEFL qualification in the world and consists of teaching theory, practice and observations, all in the capable hands of very experienced teachers. The CELTA tutors offer support and guidance, as well as job support, to help you in your new adventure.


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