We proudly offer a diverse array of in-class TESOL certification courses, spanning numerous global locations. This particular course format has garnered immense popularity due to its inherent advantages. Notably, a significant number of participants discover it to be more effective to receive instruction in a face-to-face setting from a seasoned teacher trainer, as opposed to navigating the course materials independently.
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ITTT's in-class TESOL courses span a duration of four weeks, with attendance generally expected from Monday through Friday. The daily schedule comprises a diverse range of input lessons, and certain days will also incorporate practice teaching sessions. Weekends are typically designated as free time, granting you the chance to explore the local surroundings, engage with fellow classmates, or simply unwind in preparation for the upcoming week of study. The prospect of forging new connections is a prominent draw of this in-class approach, with many individuals finding the camaraderie cultivated within the study group greatly enhances the learning journey.
At ITTT, our recruitment process is dedicated to exclusively selecting trainers with extensive qualifications and a wealth of experience garnered from diverse EFL classrooms across various global settings. The profound impact of having access to individuals who possess not only a wealth of knowledge but also the capacity to address queries and provide clarifications on specific topics cannot be overstated. Enrolling in one of our in-class TESOL certification courses guarantees that your training will be expertly guided by some of the foremost trainers in the industry.
Within our classroom-based TESOL course, a substantial portion is dedicated to hands-on teaching practice, affording you the opportunity to apply your acquired knowledge from the input classes. The input sessions encompass an extensive spectrum of ESL topics, from pedagogical techniques to classroom management strategies. Subsequently, you will have the chance to put your newfound teaching skills into action within an authentic ESL classroom. Each practice lesson will be meticulously planned under the supervision of a course trainer. Your trainer will then observe your lesson and lead a comprehensive debriefing session at its culmination. This approach empowers you to cultivate your teaching skills within a secure and nurturing environment, equipping you with substantial experience before embarking on your initial teaching position.
You might discover we have a TESOL training center in your vicinity, although in the majority of instances, our trainees journey to a center of their preference and then secure lodging within the local area. At each center, we extend recommendations for an array of accommodation, with numerous options available at reduced rates. We conduct thorough inspections of all options, prioritizing your safety and ensuring a comfortable stay. While accommodation differs based on location, it generally falls under the following categories:
- Bed & breakfast
- Shared apartment
- Budget hostel
Regrettably, it is not within our capacity to establish training centers in every country. Nevertheless, we still offer a substantial selection of diverse locations to choose from. At present, our network encompasses more than twenty international centers distributed across Africa, Asia, Europe, and the Americas. The majority of these centers are strategically situated in regions experiencing a heightened demand for TESOL-certified teachers. Through the dedicated assistance of our staff, you should be able to identify a suitable teaching position if you decide to remain after completing the course. This presents an exceptional way to initiate your teaching journey, and as you amass practical teaching exposure alongside your TESOL certification, there will be few obstacles impeding your further progress.
If your aspirations involve studying and working in Europe, we offer a selection of exceptional in-class locations across the following countries:
- The Czech Republic
Italy stands out as a particularly favored destination for teachers seeking overseas opportunities in this region. As a testament to this, we operate two exceptional training centers that provide an ideal launching point for your European journey. These centers are situated in the vibrant capital, Rome, as well as the culturally rich hub of Florence.
Should your ambitions lead you to commence your teaching endeavor in the enchanting landscape of Spain, our Barcelona center is strategically located at the epicenter of one of Europe's most significant markets for ESL teachers. Furthermore, we extend an invitation to explore our training center set against the stunning backdrop of Gran Canaria within the Canary Islands.
Another enticing European option lies in Paris, France â a city renowned for its romance and allure. An equally appealing prospect is found in Prague, Czech Republic, widely esteemed as one of Europe's prime cities for English language instruction. Our final recommendation within the European region is Leipzig, Germany, a city that has recently claimed the distinction of being Germany's most livable urban hub.
This region encompasses some of the most substantial markets for English teachers across the globe, and within this context, we proudly operate training centers in a range of exceptional locations, including:
- South Korea
Our South Korea center in Seoul and our Japan center in Tokyo offer exciting training courses and serve as prime gateways into the local job landscape. In the vibrant cities of Bangkok, Thailand, and Phnom Penh, Cambodia, we provide dynamic training experiences, while those seeking a more relaxed setting will find satisfaction in our center located in Phuket, Thailand.
The Americas stand out as another exceptional choice for your in-class TESOL training, and we proudly maintain training centers across various countries, including:
- Costa Rica
- The USA
In North America, our training center in New York City ranks among the finest in this iconic destination. Central America unveils several enticing options, including Manuel Antonio in Costa Rica, La Antigua in Guatemala, and Puerto Vallarta in Mexico. Similarly, South America presents three remarkable choices: Buenos Aires in Argentina, Bogota in Colombia, and Cusco in Peru.
Each of our centers within the Americas guarantees a high caliber of instruction from seasoned teaching professionals, coupled with the invaluable opportunity to tap into the robust local teaching market.
Undoubtedly, a noteworthy addition is our Alexandria center in Egypt, a favored selection among trainees aspiring to teach in the broader North Africa region as well as the Middle East. The Middle East boasts some of the most attractive remuneration packages for foreign teachers globally. This center opens doors to a multitude of opportunities within this dynamic region.
Beyond the array of enticing training destinations worldwide, opting for one of our in-class TESOL courses comes with a host of additional benefits, including:
- Lifelong Job Support: Every graduate of our courses receives complimentary lifetime job support as long as they remain an active ESL teacher.
- Global Recognition and Accreditation: Our in-class courses hold international recognition and accreditation. All courses undergo validation from Lamar University in Texas, USA, as well as through the Tri-continent Degree program at Siam Technology College in Bangkok, Thailand.
- Comprehensive Onsite Training: Each in-class course provides approximately 120 hours of onsite training, complemented by 6 to 10 hours of practical teaching with real English language students.
- All-Inclusive Course Fees: Our course fees encompass all essential components, eliminating the need for additional payments for course-related materials.
- Expert Teacher Trainers: Our team of teacher trainers consists of highly-qualified professionals who are dedicated to maintaining the highest standards.
- Accommodation Assistance: We offer recommendations for comfortable and reasonably priced accommodation at all our course locations.