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Teaching Knowledge Test (TKT) course, Bogotá

TKT Course

The purpose of TKT (the "Teaching Knowledge Test") is "to increase teachers' confidence and enhance job prospects by focusing on the core teaching knowledge needed by teachers of primary, secondary or adult learners, anywhere in the world."

It is suitable for "non-native" English teachers (those whose mother tongue is not English).

The course is designed for teachers preparing to take the TKT test, and covers the three exam "modules":

  1. Language and background to language learning and teaching
  2. Planning lessons and use of resources for language teaching
  3. Managing the teaching and learning process

TKT preparation course

The course lasts for 48 hours, divided into 3 modules, each of 16 hours.


  • Saturdays, 1:30 p.m – 5:30 p.m

Start dates
Contact us for the next course start date at exams@ihbogota.com with the subject "TKT".


There are 3 options for students:

  • Option 1: Course. Cost $1.290,000.- N.B. Including materials. (Course book). Additional materials (photocopies), Access to Net Languages, Conversation Club.
  • Option 2: Special Offer. Test (3 basic modules) plus course and materials. Cost $1.630.000.-
  • Option 3: Test only. Each basic module costs $180.000.- Cost for 3 basic modules $540.000.-

Cambridge English

Find out more about TKT

For more information about TKT, see the Cambridge English website.

Alternative course

The four-week CELTA course is an interesting alternative initial training course for English teachers

See also

We also run courses for teachers of Spanish as a Foreign Language

TKT exam dates in Bogotá

Date of examination Deadline for enrolment Publication of results* Arrival of results*
6 de agosto 15 de julio 26 de agosto 19 de septiembre
17 de septiembre 26 de agosto 7 de octubre 28 de octubre
15 de octubre 23 de septiembre 4 de noviembre 25 de noviembre
19 de noviembre 28 de octubre 9 de diciembre 30 de diciembre
25 de noviembre 4 de noviembre 16 de diciembre 6 de enero
3 de diciembre 11 de noviembre 23 de diciembre 17 de enero

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*Estimated dates