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TEFL Certificate Courses

  The majority of trainee teachers who would like to teach take a certificate course in teaching EFL/ESL. A certificate course provides basic grounding in teaching, lesson development, managing students and, in particular, the different...

Tax for TESOL and TEFL Teachers

NOTE: This article does not constitute professional tax advice. Please make sure you consult the latest regulations and if necessary a professional tax adviser. If you are planning to work abroad, it is important that you know your financial...

School for International Training

  Qualifications provided by: School for International Training (SIT) SIT TESOL Certificate SIT is a US-based international organisation offering two qualifications for teachers of English (TESOL). The SIT Certificate in Teaching English...

Private Language School TEFL Certificates

Some chains of private language schools offer their own ‘in-house’ training courses and certificates. As a general rule, if these are free and likely to lead to employment or promotion within the organisation, they may be well worth considering....

Pitman / City & Guilds

  Qualifications provided by: Pitman / City & Guilds ACE The Access Certificate in English language teaching (ACE) is a Pitman/City & Guilds qualification developed with Manchester University in the UK. It offers a initial-level...

Master’s in TESOL

An MA or Master’s in TESOL (Teaching English as a Second or Other Language) is, for many teachers, a key qualification for those who want to work to cover the theory of teaching – or work in schools and universities. Use our search feature...

TESOL jobs online

There are hundreds of websites specialising in the ELT/ESL job sector. Some simply provide advice, others offer help with interviews, others provide lists of jobs available in a particular region or country. Try these sites for a varied flavour...

TESOL jobs in the USA

In the USA, each state has its own requirements for teacher qualifications (read the requirements later in this Guide). The schools within a state must also be registered with their state education body – and each state, again, has its own...

TESOL jobs in Canada

To teach in most private language schools in Canada you will need a TESOL or TESL certificate. To find a list of schools, the simplest route is to use the Internet. The next few pages include ESL job sites in Canada. Alternatively, use the...

Travel Insurance for TESOL

When planning to travel abroad you should you have adequate health insurance. With so many different types of coverage available it can be very confusing deciding which plan is right for you. Here’s what to look for. Don’t leave home without...