On a more technical level, TESOL (Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages) is the term applied to the teaching of English to non-native speakers in native English speaking countries
The 120-Hour Educator TEFL/TESOL Certification course offers an affordable, accredited option for teachers seeking to acquire both a foundation in TEFL theory and practical teaching skills they can apply in the classroom.
This self-study course meets TEFL requirements for some entry-level teaching jobs, and prepares teachers to design effective lesson plans for teaching reading, writing, listening, and speaking. This core certification can easily be upgraded later!
Who can take this course?
You are a lover of the English language and love telling people about it
You want to broaden your teaching skills and earn a higher salary
You are interested in teaching but are not sure you want to take a degree
You want to be more flexible with your teaching hours
120-Hour Basic TEFL/TESOL Course Components
120-Hour Educator TEFL/TESOL Course Components
Become TEFL qualified within four weeks or less and open a new world of opportunities. Our average student completes the full course typically within 4-6 weeks and is fully qualified to teach English abroad. Whether you have one student or as many that can fit into the room, our online TEFL course prepares you for every teaching scenario.
Module 1 The Role of the Teacher and Learner and Language Learning Methodology
Module 2 Classroom Management
Module 3 Language Systems and Skills, and a Brief History of English
Module 4 Acquiring a New Language
Module 5 Testing for the EFL/ESL Student
Module 6 Culture and the EFL/ESL Classroom
Module 7 Teaching the Receptive Skills: Reading and Listening
Module 8 Productive Skills - Speaking and Writing
Module 9 Teaching Vocabulary
Module 10 Teaching Grammar
Module 11 Teaching Phonology
Module 12 Planning Lessons
Module 13 Using Visual Aids, Technology, Activities and Games
120 hour accredited online training
TEFL training approved by TQUK & ACDL accredited
Personal online TEFL tutor support
Internationally recognised certificate
Downloadable TEFL coursebook
Letter of reference
Lifetime TEFL job hunting advice
24/7 access to our student portal
Access to our Alumni Group
Access to your course via TEFL on the Go app!
Evolve from TEFL Educator to Professional–or even Master!
We’re ready when you are. Bridge helps you take your TEFL career to the next level on your terms, with the option to upgrade your Educator Certificate at any time to the 100-Hour Professional Certificate or even the full 120-Hour Master Certification. Reach the minimum hours needed for many TEFL jobs (100) with one or more upgrade, such as additional training in Teaching English Grammar and specialized modules in Teaching Young Learners and Business English.
To earn a competitive salary and secure employment, TEFL employers expect at least 120-hours of TEFL tuition.
All you need to complete our 120-hour premier online TEFL course is fluent English and a device to access our award-winning learning platform. Embark on a new chapter with a lifetime qualification, training yourself in the primary areas of teaching English as a foreign language.