P.I.T - Pronunciation Improvement for Teachers

The Course


This face-to-face course aims at helping teachers of English to improve the quality of their pronunciation. It is a 2-module course to be given over 20 weekly meeting of 90 minutes each. Module 1 is a prerequisite to Module 2, and 90% attendance is demanded from participants. Certificates of participation will be issued only to those who have the above attendance.


The course contents are as follows:

Dates & Venue



Day and Time: 

Number of teachers: 


Note: closed groups can be taught at their own schools


Course Participants & Prerequisites


This course is designed for B2 (or above) non-native language teachers (NNLTs) who have had little or no formal instruction in the area, and no regular learner is accepted on the course. Groups will be formed by 07 – 12 teachers, and there will be two official feedback moments. Its objective is to help them improve the production of basic sounds, understand certain patterns and avoid common pronunciation traps. The FCE certificate is desirable, and an interview with the tutor may be necessary (usually via Skype or Google Hangouts). However, there are other requirements for the course. Participants are also asked to:

  • make sure they can attend at least 90% of all 20 sessions;

  • dedicate an average of 3 hours a week;

Course Materials


All course materials are provided by GTP.

Fees and Discount Policy

Course Fee for Brazilian teachers:  (payable in installments via Pagseguro)

Course Fee for foreign teachers:  (payable via Paypal)​

> Early Bird discounts (Brazilians only):


1. This fee will remain the same for the subsequent module for those who finish PIT1.
2. In case a group is not formed, 100% of the investment will be returned to the teacher.
3. Teachers will get 10% extra discount for each participant they refer to the course (for the time they

    are actively enrolled, and to a top limit of 90% discount).
4. Closed groups (minimum of 08 participants) also count on an extra discount.

Payment options: Pagseguro for Brazilian candidates (other methods will be taken into consideration).


Further Questions

If you want to get more details, write to the course coordinator, Gabriel Menezes (


Due to the pandemic, we will not offer face-to-face courses in the second semester of 2022. The good news is, on-site courses will be back in 2023.