Advantages of getting TEFL/TESOL Certified Online

 

Advantages of the getting TEFL/TESOL Certified Online:

 

* Affordable:

Fees are designed to make teaching abroad within your reach and budget!

*Credible:

This is a university-level course, taught by university level professors. This course represents the gold standard in online international TEFL/TESOL certification! There is also an additional 20 hours of volunteer observation and tutoring in a live ESL classroom in your community to give you the practical classroom experience needed. The course is an accredited 170-hour certification, exceeding international standards by 50 hours. There is also the option to take the 30-hour Young Learner and Business Professional TEFL/TESOL modules.  You will be well prepared to teach around the world!

*Flexible:

Study on your own daily schedule, over an 11-week period. The program is ideal for people that wish to have a flexible daily schedule as there is no “live” classroom time.  It also allows you to work ahead of the scheduled assignment dates but you must submit assignments and quizzes by their assigned due dates.

*Interactive and Hands-On:

Daily interaction with your professor and classmates via email and discussion boards allows the coursework to come alive. You will learn via written assignments, essays, and quizzes - all completed on a weekly schedule to keep you and the class together and interactive. The class structure adheres to your daily schedule so there is no need for “live time”.

*Video: 

1) Live Webcast: Your professor will host live webcast lectures that you can participate in.  Each lecture will be taped and viewed at anytime if you are not able to attend.

2) Video demonstations: Each module will have corresponding video segments to compliment the reading materials.

*Live office hours:

Weekly "live chat" functions with your professor and other classmates to discuss topics and questions. 

*Supportive:

There is continuous support, materials, and advice throughout your certification. We also provide lifetime job search guidance.

*Qualified Instructors:

The online TEFL training course is moderated by highly qualified trainers with at least a Master’s Degree or PhD in the field with a minimum of 10 years of teaching experience.

*Accredited

This TEFL/TESOL course is part of the INTESOL Worldwide association providing TEFL/TESOL courses since 1993.  We are, and have been, accredited as being at NQF level 4 by NCFE a British National Awarding Body.  We are also accredited by Open & Distance Learning Quality Council (ODLQC) from the U.K.  Learn more about our Accreditation.

*User-Friendly:

The course is hosted on the most popular online university platform, Moodle. It's simple to use and a great learning tool.

Class Materials:

All the materials needed for your certificate course are provided and included in the course fees.  All materials are available online; no textbooks are needed to complete the course. 

Materials include: 

  • All course training units
  • Resource Pack consisting of examples of ESOL exercises and lessons
  • Comprehensive back to basics grammar
  • Games pack - tried and tested games for all levels complete with teacher and student materials
  • Lessons Pack - tried and tested lessons at various levels complete with teacher and student materials
  • Certification on successful completion
  • Links to online teaching resources