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1. School of Teaching ESL – Seattle, WA and online
Courses / Programs
Earn a Seattle Pacific University Post-Bachelor's TESOL Certificate via onsite four-week intensive classes, evening classes, or via online classes anywhere in the world. School of Teaching ESL in Seattle, WA (in cooperation with Seattle Pacific University) gives students several choices regarding professional development in teaching English to speakers of other languages (TESOL).
Offered via three study formats, our accredited TESOL program may be used to earn a Seattle Pacific University Post-Bachelor's TESOL certificate (12 credit or 24 credit options) or WA state ELL Endorsement offered at School of Teaching ESL. The credits you earn may also be applied to the MA/TESOL at Seattle Pacific University.
This solid project-based program taught by highly qualified professional teacher educators prepares you to teach in the U.S. or overseas. Since 1985, S-TESL has helped launch the careers of ESOL professionals. Lifetime access to the school’s employment resources.
Student Testimonial: "I definitely recommend this course. I signed up for the course in order to receive the certificate but I gained so much more than that. It was more enjoyable and informative than I thought possible."
International TEFL Academy, based in Chicago, Illinois, is a TEFL / TESOL training organization that offers internationally-accredited and recognized English teacher certification courses worldwide. We offer onsite TEFL courses in over 25 countries around the world.
At our conveniently located Chicago campus in the heart of the Lakeview / Lincoln Park neighborhood, we offer a 4-week (160-hour) TEFL training program.
In addition to our full-time campus-based programs, we offer a professional level highly-interactive 170-hour online TEFL teacher training & certification.
Our TEFL / TESOL course curriculum provides the comprehensive skill sets required to succeed as a professional English teacher and incorporates teaching practice / practicum.
Additional TEFL course locations include: Boston, NYC, Argentina; Brazil; Chile; Greece; Italy; Mexico; Peru; Russia; Spain; and Thailand among others.
"The trainer was open and brimming with enthusiasm. I recommend this experience to anyone interested in teaching English abroad, while tasting the job you also get a new qualification." - Joshua
Our 120 – 150 hour courses provide the comprehensive skill sets required to succeed as a professional English teacher and incorporate a 20-hour teaching practice module to provide all students with hands-on experience in a live teaching environment.
3. Kaplan International Boston Fenway - TEFL Certification
Courses / Programs
Get qualified as an English language teacher and combine a rewarding career with travel! Conveniently situated in Kenmore Square in the heart of Boston's vibrant college scene, Kaplan International Boston Fenway provides a 6-week TEFL (Teaching English as a Foreign Language) certification course to native and proficient non-native English speakers.
Available year-round, our TEFL course may qualify you to teach English either in your home country or while traveling the world. The program is taught by highly-skilled and experienced teacher trainers who know how to teach English and will teach you all the tricks of the trade. Classes are held in the evenings and on weekends.
Combining theory with practical hands-on learning, this TEFL certification program incorporates the observation of experienced teachers in the classroom, as well as practice teaching sessions with English learners from around the world!
These sessions are observed and evaluated to ensure that you are equipped with the skills and knowledge you need for a successful career as an English language teacher.
Kaplan International in the USA are accredited by the Accrediting Council for Continuing Education and Training. Kaplan International is a member of TESOL (Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages) and NAFSA (Association for International Educators).
TEFL Certification Course - Available Year-Round
This 6-week / 120+ hour program consists of combined in-class sessions and individualized structured study sessions. It incorporates teacher observation and practice teaching sessions with international students.
Do you want to travel to exotic locations and experience diverse cultures while earning money at the same time? Start an exciting new career as an ESL (English as a Second Language) teacher with TEFL Training College!
A global leader in online TEFL / TESOL education and learning, we provide internationally-recognized and accredited TEFL / TESOL certification courses that are taught online via self-study.
Our distance education teacher training courses are available to students in the U.S., Canada, the UK and around the world. We offer online certificate and diploma programs as well as a range of short certificate courses.
Studying online is an affordable and convenient way to achieve your TEFL / TESOL qualification to teach English abroad. You do not have to attend class in person and do not have to start your course on any specific date - if you enrol today, you can start today! Our courses are assignment-based so you do not need to take any exams.
Whether you are interested in teaching adults, young learners, Business English, private tutoring or TEFL management, TEFL Training College offers tutor-supported courses tailored to your every need.
Student Testimonial: "As an experienced teacher, I highly recommend this course to both novices and experienced teachers." - Andre Venter
"I thank you for the excellent service and professional tutors you have provided to me during my studies." - Jan Lewis Vorster
Short Certificate Courses: - Teaching English Language to Young Learners
- Teaching Business English
- Teaching English 1-to-1
- ELT in International Schools
- Technology Assisted Language Learning
- Grammar Awareness
- Teaching Observation & Lesson Presentation Practice
Located on State Street in the heart of beautiful downtown San Diego CA, the International TEFL Academy training center provides an internationally-accredited certificate program for U.S. and international students who wish to pursue a career as a teacher of English as a second language.
Our 190-hour TEFL Certificate course includes expert tutoring from experienced & qualified teachers as well as a minimum of 10 hours of hands-on, real-life teaching in an English classroom. We also provide online / distance learning TEFL training.
Our training courses, both online and onsite, have met the rigorous standards set by the most prestigious accrediting bodies in the field of TEFL and TESOL, and will qualify you to teach in thousands of schools and language institutes around the world.
Student Testimonial: “Thank you for helping me fulfill one of my dreams. The International TEFL Academy has exceeded my expectations! The class was very interesting and I feel prepared to teach English abroad.” - David, San Bernadino CA
Located in Rice Village in south-central Houston TX, Crossing Borders provides quality ESL programs for adults of all levels, including English teacher certification for both American and foreign English language teachers.
ELS Tacoma offers a four-week Certificate in English Language Teaching to Adults (CELTA) course at our school in the heart of downtown Tacoma, on the campus of Bates Technical College in Washington State.
CELTA is an initial certification for people with little or no previous teaching experience. Because it is awarded by Cambridge English, part of the world-famous University of Cambridge, you can rely upon its quality and recognition. It can open a new world of exhilarating teaching opportunities for you.
ELS Tacoma is one of just eighteen CELTA certificate program locations in the USA, one of four on the West Coast and the only location in the Pacific Northwest (and in the Seattle area).
The CELTA program is a 4-week course, with 120 contact hours. There are also an additional 80 learning hours devoted to pre-course preparation and tasks, on course reading and research, assignment writing, lesson preparation and record keeping.
The TEFL Academy of Arizona in downtown Scottsdale offers Arizona's only in-class 120 hour Teaching English as a Foreign Language (TEFL) certificate course.
This focused and intensive TEFL course is available either as a full-time course during the week (4 weeks) or part-time at weekends (12 weeks). We aim to provide our students with the confidence and know-how to plan a lesson and teach English in ESL classrooms around the world.
All of our instructors are TEFL certified and exceed the highest levels of international TESOL /TEFL /ESL training standards. We also provide a Certificate in Teaching International Business English course and a TEFL certificate course for non-native speakers of English.
Our school is located in Scottsdale's vibrant entertainment district close to art galleries, restaurants, cultural venues, hotels, and lots of outdoor activities under the sunny Arizona sky. Students can enjoy wonderful weather and tourist attractions such as the Grand Canyon.
- TEFL Certificate Weekday Course for native speakers of English (4 weeks)
- TEFL Certificate Weekend Course for native speakers of English (12 Saturdays)
- TEFL Certificate Course for non-native speakers of English
- Certificate in Teaching International Business English
- Evaluated practice teaching in a real ESL classroom
- Observation of experienced ESL teachers in the classroom
The International TEFL Institute (ITEFLI) provides internationally-accredited and globally-recognized certificate and diploma programs in Teaching English Language as a Foreign Language (TEFL).
Taught via online learning, our TEFL (TESOL) programs are available to students in the U.S., Canada and worldwide.
We equip you with the teaching skills and certification required to get a professional well-paid job teaching English anywhere in the world.
A TEFL qualification from ITEFLI will help you find TEFL jobs throughout the world. Our online TEFL certification programs are provided through up-to-date, technologically-advanced interactive training media which enhance and promote the learning experience.
The main advantages of completing an online TEFL course are convenience and flexibility. You can study from any location you choose and you can start the program whenever you want.
Learn at your own pace with up to 6 months to complete a course. You don't have to take any exams - your qualification is earned through assignments you submit.
Student Testimonial: "The course itself is professionally produced and contains great information...thank you very much for the wonderful time I had. I'm equally impressed with the professional materials. I highly recommend this course to anyone."
Penn State World Campus is the online campus of Pennsylvania State University, and provides quality distance education programs to students from around the world. Our Online Graduate Certificate in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) program is offered through the Department of Applied Linguistics. It is designed for students who are interested in teaching English to adults in the United States or abroad. It can be completed from anywhere in the world.
This program consists of 4 graduate-level courses which are delivered entirely in an interactive online setting. You will have access to Penn State’s vast academic resources and a flexible 12-credit course schedule. On graduation, you will have earned entry-level English language teaching credentials. This course can be completed in as few as 2 or 3 semesters (9–12 months).
The courses are taught by the same faculty who teach in our resident Master of Arts in TESL (MA TESL) program at Penn State. All 12 graduate credits can be applied to the MA TESL program. If you choose to enter the master's degree program, you will only have 2–3 semesters of on-campus learning.
Online Graduate Certificate in TESOL - can be completed in 9 – 12 months:
- Focus on English: Teaching Form, Meaning and Us
- Focus on Learners: Identity, Community and Language Learning
- Focus on Classrooms: Planning and Supporting Language Learning
- Focus on Instruction: Teaching and Assessing Language Learning.