International Tutor Certificate

Professional Certificate Programme

International Tutor Certificate

Build yourself as a more efficient tutor. Learn effective ways to deliver to a variety of students.
  • Duration: 1 month (or a week)
  • Cost: 
  • Course Start Date: January 29th, 2022
  • Learning Mode: Physical or Online
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Course Overview

This programme is an initiative of the Centre for International Advanced and Professional Studies, with input from ECAPS Cambridge. It is a CIAPS Certified Programme aimed at Tutors and Heads of tutoring organisation from Europe, Africa and some Commonwealth countries. Successful participants will become Certified Tutors and will be authorised to use the CT designation in front of their names.

The programme is also organised as a forum to network and allow educationists, regulators and managers share practices, reflection and observation with top practitioners and academics across the globe. It will be an opportunity to share direct and inside tips about our ever-moving sector.

Who is this course for?

  • Subject Tutors and Teachers
  • Heads of Tutoring organisations
  • Heads of Schools directly involved in Planning, Teaching and Student Assessment.
Registration fee


Course fees


Flexible Payment Method

30% Down Payment

*Spread the balance over the duration of the course

Course Content

  • Teaching and Tutoring Compared
  • Roles and Functions of a Professional Tutor Today
  • Strategies for Subject Knowledge for Tutors
  • Analysis of Student Types and Learning Styles
  • Diagnosis and Management of Student
  • Types and Learning Styles
  • Strategies for Efficient Delivery
  • Techniques of Constructive Feedback
  • Skills for Dealing with other Stakeholders
  • Ethics for a Professional Tutor
  • Strategies for becoming an Inspiring Tutor

How will you be assessed?

This Certificate Programme consists of 10 modules.
It is a very interactive programme and each module will have a formative and summative assessment. These assessments will be written, verbal and based on observations.
There are three options for learning:

  • A One-week Intensive Programme
  • A One Month Weekend Programme
  • Distance Learning and Online

In both cases, final assessments will be marked in Cambridge.

The CIAPS Advantage

Learn from the best

Our faculty are top professionals in the field of business development.

Flexible study times

You can choose to have your classes on weekdays (Monday to Friday) or weekends (Saturday and Sunday).

Develop practical skills

During the programme, you will experience different areas of business roles and projects that help you build skills.

Career support

We have a team of competent and passionate professionals available to assist you with career guidance, CV preparations and registrations with international professional bodies.

Enabling learning environment and friendly staff

Learn and grow in a comfortable learning environment with great welfare services.

Earn an international certificate

CIAPS is an internationally recognised professional graduate school. Earning our certificate makes you competitive locally and globally.

  • Registration Fee:

  • Programme fee per participant:

Includes: Tuition Fees, Learning Material, and Ancillary Facilities.

Flexible payments:

    • You can register now and pay your course fees later
    • Installment payment plans available for course fees

This programme is aimed at Subject Tutors and Teachers, Heads of Tutoring organisations and Heads of Schools directly involved in Planning, Teaching and Student Assessment.
To register, participants must meet at least 4 of the following requirements:

  • Be a graduate or have an equivalent qualification
  • Be currently self-employed as a private tutor or planning to be so
  • Be currently employed by a school or an educational organisation
  • Be fluent in written and spoken English
  • Have access to a laptop or equivalent

At CIAPS, students combine theory with practice to gain real-life, workplace and tutoring skills. 

By the end of this programme, successful participants will:

  • Become Certified Tutors and will be authorised to use the CT designation in front of their names
  • Have a clear idea of how to master a topic before teaching it
  • Have a good understanding of various kind of students and their study styles
  • Know how to use modern methods to manage a variety of students
  • Have a good understanding of how to prepare and deliver efficient lessons
  • Have a good idea of how to deal with old parents and acquire new ones
  • Be able to join a network of certified tutors for access to resources, news, tips and best practices

What our students have to say

I am so excited to be part of this Factory of Professionals, this is a success story. Saying YES to CIAPS experience was one of the best decisions I took in 2017, after my resignation from Kings College. I have seen a lot of self improvement and transformations already. My perspective and attitude towards life have changed these few months. Despite my challenges, I see myself PUSHING to break even and conquer my fears, champion my course. I look forward to adding more value to offering , and to have a feel of the real working world.

It will keep getting better.

Oge Akabuike

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