OCELT stands for Ontario Certified English Language Teacher. It is a registered professional designation trademark for the TESL Ontario accredited members in good standing who have met the OCELT accreditation requiements.
The OCELT Professional 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.