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Find out what some of our TKT participants think of the course:

‘’I really enjoy very much indeed every single lesson and also I have the opportunity to meet and exchange ideas about teaching’’.

                                              Ana Reyes Pellicer Diaz

‘’Personally I feel really motivated when I experienced the TKT class. It is a new way of education that offers people a high level of professional development’’.

                                                        Hanane Baloty

‘’I would definitely recommend this training course because it is very practical and helpful’’

                                                         Marjana Sefiane

TKT (Teaching knowledge test)
An important stepping stone in your career

What does TKT mean?
The Teaching Knowledge Test (TKT) is a teaching qualification focusing on the core knowledge needed by all teachers of English as a second language. TKT has been prepared and is delivered to international standards by the University of Cambridge ESOL Examinations (Cambridge ESOL).

Who is it for?
Practising teachers and people who would like to teach English.

TKT gives teachers a strong foundation in the core areas of teaching knowledge needed in the English language teaching classroom. It is ideal for all teachers, whatever your background and teaching experience, and is also suitable for people who would like to teach English but do not yet have a teaching position

What level of English do I need?
You should be one of the following:

  • an English teacher
  • or an English university graduate
  • or have an Advanced level of English

What is the TKT about?
TKT gives teachers a foundation in the essential knowledge areas for teaching English. The course looks at different teaching methodologies, the language of teaching, use of resources, lesson planning, classroom management methods.

It covers three core modules. We offer a preparation course for each module

Module 1: Language and background to language learning and teaching

  • Describing language and language skills
  • Background to language learning
  • Background to language teaching

Module 2: Planning lessons and use of resources for language teaching

  • Describing language and language skills.
  • Background to language learning.
  • Background to language teaching.

Module 3: Managing the teaching and learning process.

  • Teachers and Learners language in the classroom
  • Classroom management

Why should I take the TKT course?

The course is aimed at all teachers and would-be teachers (primary – adult) who wish to increase their professional confidence and knowledge of teaching English.
It is an ideal way of preparing for the three core modules of Cambridge ESOL's Teaching Knowledge Test (TKT).
After taking TKT, teachers with an Advanced level of English who want to develop their knowledge further can progress to Cambridge ESOL's well-established teaching awards, such as CELTA (Certificate in English Language Teaching to Adults).

Where will TKT course take place?
Rabat: Les Oranges, Hay Riad, Madinat El Irfane
Casablanca: Bd d'Anfa and Bd Nador

When will the TKT course take place?
Rabat: 6-26 September, Saturday 14.30 – 17.30

Fees: Dh 2700 for 30H plus Dh 540 per exam module

Rabat & Casablanca
30 hours, Saturday 09.00 – 12.00
TKT Module1: 8 October– 17 December 2011
TKT Module2: 7 January– 17 Mars 2012
TKT Module3: 24 March – 26 May 2012

How can I apply?

To register download the Application Form (Word format 37 KB)and send it to the British Council before the deadline with a cheque.

To register for the Teaching Knowledge Test course, please contact us or come to one of our offices:

For more Information contact

Customer Services Team
British Council
87, Boulevard Nador
Polo, Casablanca

Telephone    212 (0) 522 529 360
Fax   212 (0) 522 520 964
Customer Services Team
British Council
11 Av Allal ben Abdellah, 5ème étage

Telephone   212 (0) 537 218 130
Fax   212 (0) 537 760 850
Visit the University of Cambridge website for more information.


TKT course : DH 2000 per module
The course book is for all three modules: DH 160
Registration / test fee: DH 200

TKT Exams

If you wish to enrol for any of the following TKT exams, please contact us by email:  info@britishcouncil.org.ma or on 05 37 21 81 30

TKT exam : DH 540 per module

Please note that the TKT exam is optional and that the minimum number to run a TKT exam is 10.

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