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Your First Week with us at Celtic

Help and support from your first day at Celtic English Academy while you study English abroad.

We are here to support you from the moment you enrol to the day you return home. When you join Celtic to study English abroad, you join a big family – friendly and welcoming.

The health, safety and well-being of our students and staff is our number one priority so we are reviewing our first day procedures and will update this page soon.

  • Your first day will be an induction day to help you settle in.
  • On the Friday of your first week you are invited to join us at our local pub opposite the academy, the ‘Pen & Wig’. We will buy you a drink and look forward to hearing about your first week in person

Please see below to have an idea of what you may do in your first week.

Your first week when you study English abroad with Celtic

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Your First Day

Our aim on your first day is to make you feel welcome in Cardiff and at Celtic. We will make sure that you know about the academy and that you are placed in a suitable class for your level. It will be an induction day and our friendly staff will answer any questions that you may have.

On your first day you will receive lots of useful information about:


Please bring your passport with you.

Placement test and speaking interview

These help us decide which class is the most suitable one for you.

Induction presentation

Listen to lots of useful information about Celtic and Cardiff.

Walking tour of Cardiff

Explore Cardiff with one of our support staff so that you can find your way around.

Academic Presentation

Receive your timetable and learn how you can achieve your language goals.

Safeguarding presentation

All students under the age of 18 will also receive a safeguarding presentation which helps ensure their safety and well-being.

Watch our video to find out everything you need to know about your first day.

Accreditation, Membership & Exam Centre

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