Continuing Professional Development

Even experienced teachers need to invest in professional development to ensure their knowledge and skills are current and their students' needs are met. Below is some of the training I have undertaken.

Certification and CPD Courses


Introduction to Applied Linguistics and TESOL, University of Leicester (in progress)

How to Create an Online Course, The University of Edinburgh (in progress)


English Grammar for TeachersUniversity College London (UCL), completed in December 2021

English Pronunciation in a Global World, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, completed in October 2021

Summer Course in English Phonetics, University College London (UCL), completed in August 2021

IPA Pronunciation Course in European Languages (French, Spanish, German, Italian), International Phonetic (H.K.) Association, completed in March 2021


Jolly Phonics, Certificate of Professional Development, CPD College and Jolly Learning, completed in November 2019

Teach English Now! Teaching Language Online, Arizona State University, completed in June 2019


Teaching English as a Foreign Language (TEFL) Certificate (with a specialisation in Teaching English to Young Learners and Teaching Test Preparation Courses), University of Toronto, completed in December 2018

Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) Certificate, Arizona State University, completed in March 2018


Professional IPA Teachers Training Course (Passed with Distinction), International Phonetic (H.K.) Association, completed in December 2017


Grammar for Teachers: Language Awareness, Cambridge University Press, completed in August 2015



Teach English Now! Conference, Arizona State University, 2-3 May 2019