Our Teaching English Online & 1:1 course can be taken as a follow up to our Level 5 course, but is also available to people who have studied a similar TEFL course at the same level. On successful completion of the course you will be well equipped to start your career as an online EFL teacher.
Our online course consists of five mandatory units. Units 2, 3 and 4 are test-assessed online and there is an end of course assignment if you take the course separately from our main course. You get 6-weeks access to the course, but some students complete their qualification within two weeks when studying full time. An instant PDF certificate is issued on course completion.*
Our course is designed to cover all the main aspects of teaching English online from how to plan your courses to applying for your first online teaching job.
*Printed certificates can be ordered for a fee of $20 inc. delivery. Please contact us for further information.
The online course consists of five mandatory units. Units 2, 3 and 4 are test-assessed online and there is an end of course assignment if you take the course separately from our main course.
With over a billion people learning English as a second language right now, and online learning becoming more and more popular, the career opportunities are endless!
Once you have completed the course you will be well equipped to start work as an online TEFL teacher. The course includes advice on how to find work and how to market yourself.
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 recognized, accessible and affordable, TEFL qualification available in the USA.
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.
What level should my English be?
Native speakers of English will naturally be above the minimum standard of English for this course. Non-native speakers should have an English level of C1 (Advanced) as a minimum.
If you are not sure what level your English is there are several websites where you can test it yourself, for example:
That really is it, if you qualify for all of the above, you are ready to earn your TEFL certifcate!
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