Take our 4-week TEFL/TESOL in-class course in Cairo
Cairo is a fascinating city with a long history as the location of Egypt’s ancient capital cities and has witnessed a plethora exciting periods throughout its lifetime.
Traces of Egypt’s past can be witnessed all over Cairo.
Visitors can get a glimpse of the Pharaonic, Greek, Roman, Coptic and Islamic lives which were played out over thousands of years in this world-famous city.

TESOL Certifications in Cairo | TESOL in Egypt

Cairo is a fascinating city with a long history as the location of Egypt’s ancient capital cities and has witnessed a plethora exciting periods throughout its lifetime. Traces of Egypt’s past can be witnessed all through the city in the vast number of monuments and archeological sites found all over the city and surrounding areas. Visitors can get a glimpse of the Pharaonic, Greek, Roman, Coptic and Islamic lives which were played out over thousands of years in this world-famous city. Modern Cairo is a thriving, cosmopolitan city which brings tourists from all over the world and is one of the most exciting places to take a TESOL course.

Beyond the magnificent monuments to Egypt’s past, Cairo also houses more modern attractions including shopping malls, amusement parks, opera houses, theatres and more. Since 1976 the city has hosted the Cairo International Film Festival. As can be expected of a first-class tourist destination, Cairo has a wide selection of hotels and other accommodation available to choose from when visiting.

The exciting history of this city can be witnessed in the more than fifty museums located in the city and its surrounds. The museums house a plethora of artifacts from thousands of years of Egypt’s past including the mummy of Ramesses II, the most powerful Pharaoh of the Nineteenth Dynasty, who reigned between 1279 and 1213 BC. Whatever else you do in Cairo, you will be sure to visit the Great Pyramid and Great Sphinx at Giza, which have stood for thousands of years and serve as icons of Egypt. Other activities available include a dinner cruise along the Nile is a great way to spend a couple of hours enjoying a great meal with friends as you soak up the sights. Alternatively, you can get away from the city and find a cozy place to relax in the nature reserves and protected areas of Cairo.

Home to fifteen public and private universities including the American University and the British University, Cairo is an important centre of education for the country and the wider region. There are more than thirty-five higher education institutions under the purview of the Ministry of Higher Education. Cairo has excellent transport options with a subway system, rail network, buses, taxis and app-based services Uber and Careem all available to get you where you need to be.

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The School

Our TESOL training center in Cairo is a working language school as well a teacher training center. We provide different services including IELTS preparation and language proficiency courses. Our well-qualified and experienced training staff will help course trainees to become excellent English language teachers able to teach English globally.

Just a two-minute walk to the River Nile the school is conveniently located in the heart of the city. The center is surrounded by a shops and cafes and is in an area well known as a former aristocratic district for the rich and ruling class. The school is also close to a number of historical places like the Manial Palace, Manesterly Palace, Qaitbay Mosque and many other amazing attractions.

Accommodation

The course accommodation is conveniently located within walking distance of the TESOL school and has a fully equipped kitchen along with reliable high-speed internet connection. The accommodation gives you the opportunity to make local Egyptian friends as well as friends from all over the world. The accommodation is available at the price of US$ 100 for the full duration of the course in a double room that has:

  • TV channels
  • Two single beds
  • Separate sitting area
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Cooker
  • Two desks
  • Private bathroom
  • Free toiletries
  • Shower
  • Laundry facilities

Other options are available too for those who prefer hotels and hostels. For those trainees, we will help them find their desirable type of accommodation.

Cairo has plenty of good accommodation options. A wide variety of hotels and furnished apartments are available around center with a wide range of prices starting from US $100. The TESOL staff in Cairo will help you find suitable accommodation nearby depending on your budget. Should you have any further questions, please do not hesitate to contact us.

Course dates

2019

  • 13 October 2019 - 7 November
  • 10 November 2019 - 5 December

2020

  • 8 December 2019 - 2 January
  • 5 January 2020 - 30 January

Course fees

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.

 

Deposit
US$ 600
to be paid in advance
+
Balance
US$ 899
to be paid on arrival

Accomodation Fees

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.

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US$ 100
(to be paid on arrival)
4 weeks in-class course in Cairo
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Frequently Asked Questions

  • What travel documents will I need Egypt?

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    Your passport must be valid for at least 8 months at the time of arrival. Foreign nationals who want to visit Egypt can complete an online e-Visa application form to obtain a tourist visa. The e-Visa is available for all citizens from the USA, Canada and all EU countries as well as other countries.

  • What is the course schedule?

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    The first working day of the week in Egypt is Sunday while Friday and Saturday are the weekend. Generally, classes run from 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. from Sunday through Thursday. Lunch break is from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. There are also short breaks between sessions. The first two weeks are purely theoretical (without teaching practice) where trainees get familiar with skills related to teaching methodologies and techniques, classroom management, culture sensitivity etc. as well as various elements of the language.

  • What are the teaching practice students and classes like?

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    Teaching practice will take place with local Egyptian students at the training center. Students in Egypt are very friendly, eager to learn and respectful to their teachers.

  • How many students on average are in the program each month?

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    The maximum number trainees on a course will not exceed 16. Both native speakers of English and non-native speakers, who have a C1 or C2 level of proficiency, are welcome.

  • Where can I teach with my certificate?

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    You can teach in almost any part of the globe with your TEFL certificate. It is your passport to travel the world. We will also provide you with some useful websites and links for teaching positions throughout the world.

  • What are the payment options?

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    The total course price is US $1490. The non-refundable deposit ( US $600) must be paid in advance either online by credit card or via bank transfer to book the course .The balance (US $890) must be paid in cash at the training center on arrival (on the first day of the course)

    Both USD or Egyptian pounds (based on the exchange rate on that day quoted on banks) are accepted.

    NB: This amount covers tuition fees, course materials, certification and moderation fees ONLY. Airfares, accommodation and food are not included.

  • What is there to do in Cairo?

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    There is plenty to do in this amazing city whether it’s visiting the pyramids of Giza or wandering around a fascinating museum. The center may arrange some paid excursions to attractions if some trainees would like, or at least help them arrange their own trips.

  • Is there a dress code?

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    Casual attire is no problem during the input sessions. However, during teaching practice, you should appear as a professional teacher in front of your students. Women, in all cases, should be careful that their shoulders are covered and skirts come down to the knees, and generally, they should look conservative and smart.


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