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Want to create your own online teaching business?

Then you're in the right place!

Welcome to The ELT Skills Academy.

We help teachers to build, grow and run their own teaching businesses. 

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Whether you are looking for a bit of structure and information to get you started, in-depth training on specific tools and topics, on going support and community or high level one-to-one coaching we can help.

Business Coaching for Teachers

If you are ready to dive into building your own teaching business and want some individual advice, support and feedback this is for you.

Work on anything that you and your business need with the support of our Founder, Claire Collis. From how to get started & choosing the right teaching niche for you, to pricing, marketing, integrating technology and beyond; Claire can help you make progress today.

Limited availability.

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The Business of Teaching Membership

Do you already have an online teaching business and want support and accountability whilst it grows?

This is a subscription-based, members only community created for educators who are focused on building bigger businesses in the long term. Membership includes; monthly group coaching calls open to all members, a 1:1 Hot Seat call (members can apply for this when they feel ready), business building workshops and access to a private community forum with weekly Q&A threads.

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10 Steps to Create Your Own Teaching Business


Everything you need to begin your transition to freelance online teaching. Save yourself time and make your own teaching business profitable faster; learn from our years of experience (and the mistakes we made along the way).

Also includes some great options for earning money on the side as a teacher.


"... the practical bridge between taking the ELT course and visualising the work."

Recently Qualified EFL Teacher

Get to know us

As a company we believe that learning is a lifelong process. No matter where you are now there will always be somewhere else to go in your learning journey, especially as the world's knowledge economy continues to boom.

We value people, their unique perspectives and their differences. We love getting to know our clients and helping them as they work towards their dreams. 

Our Founder and Managing Director, Claire Collis has a CELTA, DELTA and PGCE and is ICF & PRINCE2 certified.  She began working in the Language Travel Industry at 18 in a summer school role as an Activity Leader.  Since then she has worked as an EFL Teacher, a Teacher Trainer (CLIL and Technology) and in Academic Management.  More recently her work has focused on technology; in a Learning Technologist role and in online course development whilst studying for her MSc Digital Education at the University of Edinburgh.

We are a UK-based company (company number 11637452) and work with clients all over the world.

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Join Our Online Community

It is no secret that all of the services we provide will get you, our clients, far better results if we are aligned with each others' values and enjoy working together.  It can be hard to choose who to trust when working online or remotely, which is why we have a free to access Facebook group that is open to everyone.

Come and join a Q&A thread, enjoy our free training sessions or have a virtual coffee with our community. You can request access to the Facebook group now by following the link below. 

If you have any questions or queries and you aren't a big Facebook fan, then please feel free to contact us via email: [email protected]

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