The Irish Academy


The Irish Academy

Our Language school in Las Palmas is a leader in the world of education, employing bilingual native graduate teachers of the University of Cambridge ESOL and Teaching Exams. We strive to achieve the best educational outcomes for our students efficiently, in the shortest time possible and at a fair and competitive price. By helping our students study towards and achieve a standard of English in line with the Common European Framework (CEFR), we are committed to empowering people to find employment and to take advantage of their right to mobility within Europe.

We are the only centre in the Canary Islands approved by the University of Cambridge, to train teachers to obtain the title of international CELTA English teachers (Certificate in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages). This one-month intensive course holds the equivalent accreditation as a three year, British, internationally recognised Undergraduate Degree and corresponds to OFQUAL QCF level 5 UK.

Teacher Training Courses include:

Cambridge CELTA: Certificate in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages

In addition, we provide a variety of general and business English courses and exam courses:

General English: Levels 0, A1, A2, B1, B2, C1 and C2.

Cambridge Adults: Key (KET), Preliminary (PET), First (FCE), Advanced (CAE) and Proficiency (CPE).

Cambridge for Schools: Key (KET) for schools, Preliminary (PET) for Schools and First (FCE) for Schools.

Cambridge Young Learners (YL): YL Starters, YL Movers, YL Flyers.

IELTS: General English Exam Training or Academic English Exam Training.

PAU English: Exam Training

Business English: Administration, Management, Communication and Networking

Maritime English: Administration, Management and Communication.


Las Palmas de Gran Canaria

C/ Perojo 9,
35003, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria
Las Palmas, Spain

35003 Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Canary Islands, Spain