OCELT (Ontario Certified English Language Teacher) Professional Designation

TESL Ontario is thrilled to introduce the newly registered professional designation for all TESL Ontario accredited members in good standing called Ontario Certified English Language Teacher or OCELT.

The OCELT designation serves to: 

  • identify qualified language teachers with specialized knowledge and skills in Ontario;
  • acknowledge the professionalism, integrity and high quality language instruction of TESL Ontario certified teachers;
  • recognize the ongoing professional development of TESL Ontario certified teachers and their commitment to the TESL Ontario Code of Ethics; and
  • enhance the respect for the TESL profession.

Click here to view or download the OCELT Information Guide.