The British Corporation of Punta Arenas created, together with The British School, the Technical Training Agency (OTEC) in 1989.

This institution enjoys a recognized career in language teaching with 30 years in educational activity. Currently certified by the quality standard NCh 2728: 2015 to design and implement training courses in different areas.


The mission is to design and implement training courses in the areas of languages ​​and communication, computing and information and administration, that meet the growing needs of our users to achieve better performance in a globalized world.


The vision is to go to the forefront in the pedagogical field promoting the use of technology, as well as the professional development of all its members, deepening and expanding the areas of training, through teamwork and effective communication. The international certification of student competencies is a yearning shared by all its members and is integrated into the development guidelines of the Chilean Magellan and Antarctic region.

Our teachers

The teaching staff is highly qualified with professional degrees and postgraduate courses conducted abroad and also in Chile. English teachers are all internationally certified and have the skills to teach children, youth and adults.

Quality politics

The British Institute of Punta Arenas offers a training service based on the development, implementation and continuous improvement of a quality management system based on NCh 2728. Of 2015.

Our commitment is:

  • Satisfy the training needs of our users through courses appropriate to their interests.
  • Enhance the skills of our users for personal improvement and professional performance.
  • Deliver information about the course offer in a clear, timely and reliable way.
  • Incorporate new technologies and updated methodologies in the classroom for the promotion of educational innovation.
  • Organize activities in an orderly, planned and efficient manner, consistent with the requirements of our users.
  • Carry out our work method through certified facilitators who seek continuous improvement by providing a quality service to professionals, technicians and collaborators in general in southern Chile.

 The Management undertakes to maintain the continuous improvement of our processes, to organize the activities in an orderly, planned and efficient manner and to comply with the legal requirements of the NCh 2728.Of2015 standard in a manner consistent with the needs of our users.

 This Quality Policy is known and applied by all members of the organization and is reviewed when necessary.