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Our Teaching Young Learners course can be taken as a follow up to our Level 5 course, but is also available to people who have studied another TEFL course at the same level. On successful completion of the course you will be well equipped to start your career as a young learners EFL teacher.
Our online course consists of three mandatory units. Units 1 & 2 have end of unit progress tests, 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 to young learners from understanding the development of cognitive and learning skills as children grow to planning your lessons and courses.
*Printed certificates can be ordered for a fee of $20 inc. delivery. Please contact us for further information.
The Teaching Young Learners course consists of three mandatory units. Units 1 and 2 have end of unit progress tests, and there is an end of course assignment if you take the course separately from our main course.
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.
You will be qualified to teach:
In a range of educational settings such as:
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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