You can use the training course in Portland as a stepping-stone towards your international career in teaching English as a foreign language. The city is filled with interesting sites, including the Oregon Museum of Science and Industry, Pittock Mansion, the Pioneer Courthouse Square, Oregon Zoo and Washington Park. Providence Park hosts some of the best soccer and baseball games in the region.
Oregon has a wide range of natural scenery to offer. You will find splendid beaches, lush forests and tall mountains across the state. Many people visit Oregon to go surfing, whale watching, hiking and biking. Throughout the entire year, Oregon is the perfect vacation destination.
Oregon is one of the most beautiful states in the USA, filled with natural wonders and beautiful landscapes. That’s why TEFL International set up a training center in Portland to offer the best TEFL/TESOL courses to anyone interested in becoming a qualified English teacher. Our training center is located in downtown Portland close to restaurants and shopping facilities.
The school is equipped with modern tools to facilitate you during your training course. Throughout your course you have access to helpful teaching resources, a large computer lab, wireless Internet, printers and photocopiers. Moreover, our schools features a large media library and various study rooms where you can get ready to exams and create lesson plans. The school also offers free parking to all trainees arriving by car. There are various conversation circles to improve your and your classmates’ fluency in English that you are free to join.
Towards the end of the course, you will hold practical teaching sessions. You will deliver lessons on a certain topic to small and large classes made up of real students of the English language at the center. In your free time, you will have plenty of time to explore the city and surroundings areas in Oregon. You will have a great time during your training course in Portland.
Portland is a large city with great housing options for our trainees. We work closely with various accommodation providers that are located close to our training center. We can recommend housing for every budget, ranging from dorm rooms at hostels to upscale hotels. We will find you a suitable accommodation for your budget.
We also recommend the local homestay program that many of our trainees like to choose. You can stay at a local family home in your private room. It is a great chance to experience the American way of life.
- 20 November 2019 - 24 November
- 15 July 2020 - 19 July
- 16 September 2020 - 20 September
- 18 November 2020 - 22 November
The total price is divided into: deposit and balance.
The deposit may be paid via a) credit card b) Paypal c) wire transfer d) Western Union.
The balance of the course fee must be paid by cash, PayPal or bank transfer directly to the training center on the first day of the course.
The accommodation fees are not part of the course price and you are free to choose whichever accommodation option you prefer.
You are not obliged to use the accommodation provided by the school and you are welcome to make your own accommodation arrangements. If you choose to use our accommodation, it should be paid for either by cash, PayPal or bank transfer directly to the school at the start of the course.