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The UK's leading level 5 TEFL course

The one and only course you need -168hrs and you're done!

What’s included in the combined level 5 TEFL course?

  • 20-hour Weekend Classroom TEFL Course in Liverpool
  • 148-hour Online TEFL & Grammar Course to further your TEFL training (6 months' access)
  • Tutor support from EFL professionals
  • Assistance with finding a voluntary teaching placement in the UK to maximise your chances of employment
  • Help with finding TEFL Jobs abroad on completion of the course
  • All for just £199! (Was £398) *Offer ends 13/11/2018
TEFL Course Information

Have you ever wondered about changing your career? Perhaps you may be interested in travelling abroad while teaching English as a foreign language?

We may have just the right opportunity for you, with our TEFL course in Liverpool offered through The TEFL Academy. What is on offer is a Combined Level 5 TEFL Course (168 hours), of which the start can be completed within one weekend. You will enjoy having 20 hours’ worth of lessons with one of our vastly experienced TEFL trainers, offered in the comfort of the Jurys Inn Hotel in Liverpool. The rest of the course can be completed online, at a pace that suits your schedule, but with the assistance of our professional tutor group from The TEFL Academy.

During the weekend segment of the TEFL course in Liverpool, you can expect to learn the following skills: lesson planning, content inclusion, lesson delivery and also some hands-on teaching as well. This makes for the perfect introduction to not only teaching, but specifically teaching English as a foreign language.

The online segment of the TEFL course covers 148 hours of material, which you can undertake at a pace that suits you, whether that is six months or a few weeks. The online section of the course generally takes anywhere between four and six weeks. During this section of your learning experience, we will cover the theory section of TEFL in detail, which includes vocabulary and grammar. A unique unit on teaching English as a foreign language to younger learners, which is also included, but may be separately charged by some other TEFL providers.

We are the world's only TEFL course provider that has received official recognition from government regulated awarding bodies both in the US and the U.K. Our Level 5 TEFL Course is DEAC-approved as meeting the criteria for Approved Quality Curriculum (AQC) status. The DEAC is a U.S. Department of Education recognised awarding body. Our course is regulated by Ofqual (UK government) and awarded by TQUK, a UK government recognised awarding body. 

 

Once you have successfully completed the TEFL course, you will receive a Level 5 TEFL Certificate (168 hours) which is internationally accredited, as it is regulated by Ofqual (UK government) and is approved at the same level as the CELTA/Trinity CertTESOL qualifications. Once your grades are finalised you can start applying immediately for various job vacancies around the world on our TEFL Jobs Board.

Go and see the world, and make a decent wage while you do it. For a small deposit of just £50, you can reserve a booking at the TEFL course in Liverpool. Deposits are only accepted for courses more than 2 weeks away, your online course will be available as soon as you have paid the balance in full.

“The TEFL Academy is accredited by TQUK, an Ofqual regulated awarding body.”

Course Breakdown

Weekend course units and timetable

Day 1 (9 a.m. - 7 p.m.)
  • Course Introduction
  • Warmers/Icebreakers
  • Classroom Management
  • Morning Break
  • Teaching Absolute Beginners
  • Foreign Language Lesson
  • Lesson Planning
  • Teaching Pronunciation
  • Break for Lunch
  • Teaching Vocabulary
  • Functions and Grammar in Context
  • Jobs & CVs
  • Afternoon Break
  • Teaching Practice Preparation
  • Teaching Practice
Day 2 (9 a.m. - 7 p.m.)

 

 

 

“The TEFL Academy is accredited by TQUK, an Ofqual regulated awarding body.”

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Online Course (Instant access on enrolment)

The online course consists of eleven mandatory units.  All eleven units are exam-assessed and for units 5, 10 and 11 there are also coursework-assessed assignments. You have up to 6 months to complete the course, but the average student completes the course within 4–6 weeks.

Online Course Unit Breakdown
  • Lesson Planning
  • Teaching English Vocabulary
  • Teaching Pronunciation
  • Understanding English Grammar
  • Teaching Receptive Skills: Listening and Reading
  • Teaching Productive Skills: Speaking and Listening
  • Teaching English Grammar
  • Principles of Teaching English as a Foreign Language
  • Materials and Aids for Teaching English/Classroom Management Strategies
  • Using Resources Effectively when Teaching English as a Foreign Language
  • Teaching English as a Foreign Language to Young Learners
  • Case Study, CV and Cover Letter, Job Sites and Resources
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Course options explained

With so much choice and such a vast amount of conflicting information available on the Internet it can be difficult for potential TEFL course students to make the correct choice. The minimum standard for most entry-level teaching positions is a 120-Hour TEFL Certificate, however to ensure our students can access the best global opportunities our course leads to a Level 5 TEFL Certificate (168 hours), which is regulated by Ofqual (UK government).

Our course has been approved by Ofqual as the same level as the CELTA & Trinity CertTESOL qualifications. This means our course is the most internationally recognised, accessible and affordable, TEFL qualification available in the UK.  

You will see many courses available that are shorter than 120-hours, these options are TEFL taster courses and will not be accepted by most employers. 

Career Opportunities

Career opportunities

With 1.5 billion people wanting to learn English right now the career opportunities are endless! Once you have completed the course you will be qualified to teach English internationally including in the UK.

You will be qualified to teach:

  • Children
  • Young Adults
  • Adults

In a range of educational settings such as:

  • Schools
  • Universities/Colleges
  • Private English Language Schools
  • Business/Corporate English
  • Private One to One Tuition

“The TEFL Academy is accredited by TQUK, an Ofqual regulated awarding body.”

Tutor

Jennifer Lightfoot, TEFL Trainer

Jennifer has taught many different people from a wide range of countries; from children, teenagers and adults to corporate and government clients and even a Belarussian businessman in a castle in Scotland!

She's worked in private language schools, UK primary and secondary schools and Colleges and taught in all settings from small groups and 1:1 to large classes of noisy teenagers! She has a real passion for travel and has visited over twenty countries. She loves languages and teaches Spanish too! If she could give any prospective teacher two simple pieces of advice it would be, "to get to know your students - if there’s no rapport then you (and they) will be in for a tough time - and to observe other teachers, which is great way to pick up some tips. TEFL could be a short-term way for you to travel, or it could turn into a lifelong career, but I guarantee that it’s a really rewarding job and lots of fun."

"My advice to any prospective teacher is to get to know your students."
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How to find us

The TEFL Academy course is held at:

Jurys Inn Liverpool Hotel
No. 31 Keel Wharf
Liverpool
L3 4FN
United Kingdom

Tel: 01273 806 380
Email: liverpool@theteflacademy.com

Click here for a map

TEFL Courses in other locations:
TEFL Courses in Manchester
TEFL Courses in Stoke-on-Trent

 
TEFL Course Information

Have you ever wondered about changing your career? Perhaps you may be interested in travelling abroad while teaching English as a foreign language?

We may have just the right opportunity for you, with our TEFL course in Liverpool offered through The TEFL Academy. What is on offer is a Combined Level 5 TEFL Course (168 hours), of which the start can be completed within one weekend. You will enjoy having 20 hours’ worth of lessons with one of our vastly experienced TEFL trainers, offered in the comfort of the Jurys Inn Hotel in Liverpool. The rest of the course can be completed online, at a pace that suits your schedule, but with the assistance of our professional tutor group from The TEFL Academy.

During the weekend segment of the TEFL course in Liverpool, you can expect to learn the following skills: lesson planning, content inclusion, lesson delivery and also some hands-on teaching as well. This makes for the perfect introduction to not only teaching, but specifically teaching English as a foreign language.

The online segment of the TEFL course covers 148 hours of material, which you can undertake at a pace that suits you, whether that is six months or a few weeks. The online section of the course generally takes anywhere between four and six weeks. During this section of your learning experience, we will cover the theory section of TEFL in detail, which includes vocabulary and grammar. A unique unit on teaching English as a foreign language to younger learners, which is also included, but may be separately charged by some other TEFL providers.

We are the world's only TEFL course provider that has received official recognition from government regulated awarding bodies both in the US and the U.K. Our Level 5 TEFL Course is DEAC-approved as meeting the criteria for Approved Quality Curriculum (AQC) status. The DEAC is a U.S. Department of Education recognised awarding body. Our course is regulated by Ofqual (UK government) and awarded by TQUK, a UK government recognised awarding body. 

 

Once you have successfully completed the TEFL course, you will receive a Level 5 TEFL Certificate (168 hours) which is internationally accredited, as it is regulated by Ofqual (UK government) and is approved at the same level as the CELTA/Trinity CertTESOL qualifications. Once your grades are finalised you can start applying immediately for various job vacancies around the world on our TEFL Jobs Board.

Go and see the world, and make a decent wage while you do it. For a small deposit of just £50, you can reserve a booking at the TEFL course in Liverpool. Deposits are only accepted for courses more than 2 weeks away, your online course will be available as soon as you have paid the balance in full.

Course Breakdown

Weekend course units and timetable

Day 1 (9 a.m. - 7 p.m.)
  • Course Introduction
  • Warmers/Icebreakers
  • Classroom Management
  • Morning Break
  • Teaching Absolute Beginners
  • Foreign Language Lesson
  • Lesson Planning
  • Teaching Pronunciation
  • Break for Lunch
  • Teaching Vocabulary
  • Functions and Grammar in Context
  • Jobs & CVs
  • Afternoon Break
  • Teaching Practice Preparation
  • Teaching Practice
Day 2 (9 a.m. - 7 p.m.)

 

 

 
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Online Course (Instant access on enrolment)

The online course consists of eleven mandatory units.  All eleven units are exam-assessed and for units 5, 10 and 11 there are also coursework-assessed assignments. You have up to 6 months to complete the course, but the average student completes the course within 4–6 weeks.

Online Course Unit Breakdown
  • Lesson Planning
  • Teaching English Vocabulary
  • Teaching Pronunciation
  • Understanding English Grammar
  • Teaching Receptive Skills: Listening and Reading
  • Teaching Productive Skills: Speaking and Listening
  • Teaching English Grammar
  • Principles of Teaching English as a Foreign Language
  • Materials and Aids for Teaching English/Classroom Management Strategies
  • Using Resources Effectively when Teaching English as a Foreign Language
  • Teaching English as a Foreign Language to Young Learners
  • Case Study, CV and Cover Letter, Job Sites and Resources

Course options explained

With so much choice and such a vast amount of conflicting information available on the Internet it can be difficult for potential TEFL course students to make the correct choice. The minimum standard for most entry-level teaching positions is a 120-Hour TEFL Certificate, however to ensure our students can access the best global opportunities our course leads to a Level 5 TEFL Certificate (168 hours), which is regulated by Ofqual (UK government).

Our course has been approved by Ofqual as the same level as the CELTA & Trinity CertTESOL qualifications. This means our course is the most internationally recognised, accessible and affordable, TEFL qualification available in the UK.  

You will see many courses available that are shorter than 120-hours, these options are TEFL taster courses and will not be accepted by most employers. 

Career opportunities

With 1.5 billion people wanting to learn English right now the career opportunities are endless! Once you have completed the course you will be qualified to teach English internationally including in the UK.

You will be qualified to teach:

  • Children
  • Young Adults
  • Adults

In a range of educational settings such as:

  • Schools
  • Universities/Colleges
  • Private English Language Schools
  • Business/Corporate English
  • Private One to One Tuition
Tutor

Jennifer Lightfoot, TEFL Trainer

Jennifer has taught many different people from a wide range of countries; from children, teenagers and adults to corporate and government clients and even a Belarussian businessman in a castle in Scotland!

She's worked in private language schools, UK primary and secondary schools and Colleges and taught in all settings from small groups and 1:1 to large classes of noisy teenagers! She has a real passion for travel and has visited over twenty countries. She loves languages and teaches Spanish too! If she could give any prospective teacher two simple pieces of advice it would be, "to get to know your students - if there’s no rapport then you (and they) will be in for a tough time - and to observe other teachers, which is great way to pick up some tips. TEFL could be a short-term way for you to travel, or it could turn into a lifelong career, but I guarantee that it’s a really rewarding job and lots of fun."

"My advice to any prospective teacher is to get to know your students."
How to find us

The TEFL Academy course is held at:

Jurys Inn Liverpool Hotel
No. 31 Keel Wharf
Liverpool
L3 4FN
United Kingdom

Tel: 01273 806 380
Email: liverpool@theteflacademy.com

Click here for a map

TEFL Courses in other locations:
TEFL Courses in Manchester
TEFL Courses in Stoke-on-Trent

 

Accreditation FAQ

Who are the DEAC?

The Distance Education Accrediting Commmission was founded in 1926 and is a U.S. Department of Education recognised awarding body. DEAC's goal is to ensure a high standard of educational quality in the distance education institutions it approves by requiring compliance with its published standards, policies and procedures.

Our Level 5 TEFL Course is DEAC-approved as meeting the criteria for Approved Quality Curriculum (AQC) status.

You can find out more about the DEAC on their website:
https://www.deac.org

What is a Level 5 qualification?

A regulated level 5 qualification means that Ofqual (UK government), have approved the qualification to be an equal level of achievement to other qualifications at the same level. Our Level 5 TEFL Certificate (168hrs) is equal to the following qualifications: a diploma of higher education (DipHE), a foundation degree, 2 years at university and the CELTA and Trinity CertTESOL qualifications.

What does "regulated" mean?

A regulated qualification means that it is officially recognised by government and sits on the Ofqual Register of Regulated Qualifications. You can view our qualification on the Ofqual register here.

What benefits does studying a regulated qualification offer learners?

Choosing to study a regulated qualification is your guarantee of quality. Course providers offering regulated qualifications must comply with very tough quality assurance rules and procedures. This ensures that:

  • The staff delivering and assisting students are suitably qualified
  • The course provider has the resources to effectively deliver the qualification
  • The course itself effectively teaches and assesses the qualifications aims
  • The contents of the course have been written and designed by industry professionals and peer reviewed
  • The feedback and grades given to learners is fair, moderated and meets modern academic standards
  • Officially regulated by the UK government, therefore the qualification will be internationally recognised by schools, employers, foreign embassies and governments of most other countries.

Who are Ofqual?

The Office of Qualifications and Examinations Regulation (Ofqual) regulates qualifications, examinations and assessments in England and vocational qualifications in Northern Ireland.

Ofqual is a non-ministerial UK government department.

You can verify our qualification on the Ofqual Register of Regulated Qualifications here.

Ofqual recognise Awarding Organisations like TQUK and regulate qualifications like ours. An Ofqual regulated TEFL qualification will be recognised worldwide and is highly respected by employers.

Who are TQUK (Training Qualifications UK)?

The TEFL Academy is fully accredited by TQUK an Ofqual (The Office of Qualifications and Examinations Regulation, a UK government department) regulated awarding body. TQUK have robust quality assurance systems and procedures in place which all course providers must successfully pass in order to be accredited under the scheme.

Potential TEFL course students should remember that their prospective employers are likely to be based outside the UK. This means that accreditation bodies based solely in the UK may not be recognised by employers abroad. This is why The TEFL Academy has chosen TQUK, as they offer international accreditation for training course providers.

You can find out more about TQUK on their website:

https://www.tquk.org

How do I know if a qualification is regulated?

Any qualification that is officially recognised by the UK government will sit on the Ofqual Register of Regulated Qualifications. Make sure to ask your course provider to provide a link to the register for their qualification.

You can view our qualification on the Ofqual Register of Regulated Qualifications here.

What's the difference between TEFL and TESOL?

TEFL and TESOL are both acronyms for teaching English to non-native English speakers. Both acronyms can be used to describe qualifications which certify you to teach English as a foreign language. To a large extent, "TEFL" and "TESOL" are used interchangeably.

  • TEFL - Teaching English as a Foreign Language
  • TESOL - Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages

Are cheap TEFL courses on daily deal websites like Groupon and Amazon too good to be true?

Offering a high quality TEFL course that provides students with qualified tutors and leads to a government regulated qualification doesn't come cheap! Course providers selling on daily deal websites must heavily discount their course fees and then split what they make 50/50 with the deal portal such as Groupon, Wowcher & Amazon.

With such small revenues it’s impossible for TEFL course providers selling on daily deal websites to:

  • Offer on-going support from experienced & qualified tutors
  • Have fair & moderated marking/grading systems
  • Develop and continually update quality course content & resources
  • Offer a course that leads to a government regulated qualification
  • Offer job support and on-going assistance after course completion

TEFL courses sold on daily deal websites are unregulated, unaccredited, lack academic credibility and will not be respected by employers.

Read our blog 'Are cheap TEFL courses too good to be true?'

Is a level 5 course always a level 5 course?

You may see cheap TEFL courses advertised online that claim to be a “level”, such as “Level 5 140-Hour TEFL Course” (often advertised on daily deal websites), unfortunately these courses are not the level they claim to be and are highly misleading.

The level of a course tells learners where the qualification sits on the UK’s Regulated Qualifications Framework (RQF).  If a course is not listed on the Register of Regulated Qualifications, then it is not really a level at all. You can find our qualification on the register here.

Make sure you ask any TEFL training provider that claims to be offering a “level” of TEFL course to provide a link to the Register of Regulated Qualifications. If they cannot provide this, then the qualification is not the level they claim it to be and will not be accepted by foreign embassies and employers. 

Your TEFL journey starts here! Fancy teaching English as a foreign language around the world?

Great! You’re in the right place. The TEFL Academy provides the very best in accredited TEFL courses, meaning your qualification is recognised throughout the world . The TEFL Academy is the world's leading TEFL course provider. We can help you acquire the skills needed to teach English as a foreign language, whether it be through our specialist online TEFL course or our combined TEFL course. Unsure which is the best TEFL option for you? See our TEFL courses compared page for an instant breakdown of course specifics.

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