Our Story

Study I Teach I Travel

“Successful completion of the program will not only equip participants with the skills and qualifications to work in the ELT industry, but also instill in them the confidence and authority to be successful ELT practitioners across a variety of fields.”
Dave King BSc DipTESOL, Director of Studies

Who We Are

The Global English Teaching Academy (GET Academy) is a world-class provider of initial teacher training courses for ELT.  The academy is run by a team of professional teachers and administrators that aim to offer a quality teacher training experiences to candidates from around the world.  Our trainers bring a wealth of experience teaching English as a foreign language (EFL) to students both in the Austrian public education system and abroad. We aim to provide new EFL/ESOL teachers with not only the qualifications and theoretical knowledge to secure employment, but with the practical experience to succeed in this demanding industry. The program combines the academy’s in-house TEFL-YL certificate and Trinity College London’s globally-recognised CertTESOL.  Student teachers complete these two qualifications while teaching English to real Austrian students in real Austrian classrooms.

Our Aim

The Global English Teaching (GET) Academy and its associated not-for-profit initiative Hello English! provide educational leadership in the field of language teaching. The GET Academy, in partnership with Hello English! promote a holistic approach to language learning based on the development of social and communicative competences in an immersive learning environment. The Academy leads the way in Initial Teacher Training for students of TEFL by putting theory into practice in real Austrian classrooms, while Hello English! connects native-speaking English teachers with Austrian children through project-based cultural and linguistic exchange.

Meet Our Team

Management and Office Team

Freddy Labi

Freddy Labi BA (Hons), PGDip

Admissions | Recruitment

Tamala Clark

Marketing | PR