Course summary



This course is appropriate for Teachers to develop new skills in the language (especially oral fluency, vocabulary and pronunciation).

Participants will improve and enrich their knowledge of English in selected aspects of the language and as a means of communication in class and in everyday situations. Furthermore, we intent to update and deepen the understanding of teaching methodologies and practical teaching skills and techniques.

The course focuses on practical classroom activities and resources and will provide participants with a refreshing variety of teaching techniques for the classroom.


Course objectives


The course aims to provide the participants with opportunities to revitalize their knowledge and use of English, as well as reinforce their confidence on using and speaking the language.

As a result of attending this course, the participants will be more knowledgeable, confident and fluent English users.


Learning outcomes:


  • Enhancement of linguistic skills.

  • Enrichment of oral communication skills

  • Creative ideas to make your classes more lively and interactive

  • Practical activities for teaching challenging classes

  • Enhancement of participants’ knowledge, skills and competencies relating to their work practice

  • To increase confidence in speaking publicly: articulate clear questions and ideas in class discussion

  • Transfer and sharing core values, experiences and effective teaching practices with other teachers and colleagues.

  • Provide teachers with an insight into Porto culture and heritage.




Location and Dates



In Porto – Portugal



  • 08.08.2021 to 13.08.2021 CONFIRMED!

  • 20.02.2022 to 25.02.2022

  • 01.05.2022 to 06.05.2022

  • 07.08.2022 to 12.08.2022

  • 19.02.2023 to 24.02.2023

  • 07.05.2023 to 12.05.2023

  • 06.08.2023 to 11.08.2023 



Course Duration and Costs

All costs of our courses can be supported with a grant under KA1 of the Erasmus+programme.

Learning Together charges for a 6 days course 570 euros per participant (A+B).

Notice: The course fee for our 2022 courses will be adjusted to meet the new KA1 grant budget (Erasmus+ Program 2021-2027).

Before, sending organisations received 70€/day/person for course fees. Now, the new KA1 grant provides 80€/day/person.
Sending organisations also receive 350€/person for organisational support to cover organisational & administration costs from the Hosting organisation.

A - Course fee and Duration:

For our 6 days course, the price fee is 420 euro for tuition and materials (6 day course x 70,00 Euros per day ). This is covered with the course fee that you get with your KA1 grant: 70 euro per day.

B - Organizational Support:

Payment of 150 EUR per participant (total amount). Each educational organization also receives 350 Euros per participant for organizational support. Learning Together will only charge you 150 Euros for administration and organization costs (Local organization, pedagogic support activities, learning validation, certification and Europass Mobility validation). This fee also includes our social program, which you can see below.


Social Program

  • Cultural Heritage day: Guide visit to the city of Porto;

  • Visit to” Ribeira” and Boat Trip;

  • Visit to Port Wine Cellars.


To be paid by yourself from the KA1 grant


  • Your grant covers travel costs. The amount is calculated based on the distance that you need to travel from your home place to the course.


  • Your accommodation and meals will be assured through "Individual Support".                                                              The amount that you receive to cover the costs of your stay depends on the country that you choose. The range for Portugal is between 60-120 Euros per day and participant. This amount covers your stay at hotel and your meals. Learning Together doesn´t book your stay at the hotel, but we can give you tips and advice for your booking. Plenty of restaurants are available on the city for your daily meals. This option allows you to explore more freely our city, hotels, restaurants and course travels.