TEFL Diploma offered by Asian College of Teachers is a unique course that will help teachers gain considerable knowledge in teaching English as a foreign language. As English has gained its prominence as the global language, the demand for EFL/ESL teachers has been an all-time high in recent times in various quarters of education. The diploma course curriculum is especially designed for EFL/ESL teachers with years of experience who want to give their teaching career an edge as well as the aspiring ones who can prepare themselves to start better equipped. The candidates pursuing TEFL Diploma course can specialize either in Business English Teacher Training Course or Young Learners Teachers Training Course, according to choice of their interest. The intensive course will help the candidates to evolve as EFL/ESL teachers and become more competent in delivering teachings in any classroom across the globe.
- Diploma course is of 220 hours duration
- Maximum duration is of 8 months
- Flexible time period as research module is included
TEFL Diploma is of 8 months duration which includes teaching specialization and research module, making it a comprehensive course for EFL/ESL teachers who want to upgrade their teaching skills. The flexible timing helps the candidates to go for an in-depth study as the maximum duration is of 7 months. The course is offered through online mode, therefore allowing the candidates to pursue it from any corner of the world. All is required is a computer and unlimited internet connection.
- High school Diploma (10+2)
- Age limit of 18 years or above
- Proficiency in spoken and written English
- Basic computer skills
The candidates who are already in the EFL/ESL teaching profession will be the most benefitted by this diploma course. Fresher can also apply as the course will give them a comprehensive idea about TEFL before they start their EFL/ESL career. This Diploma course will aid a teaching aspirant with developing a variety of skills and update oneself. TEFL guarantees professional development for the candidates with a globally recognized certificate and the candidate may look forward to a full time teaching career with this certification.
- The course comes at a reasonable price
- Easy payment options
The Diploma course provides an overall idea to the candidates about the relevant approaches and methods used in EFL/ESL teaching. The candidates can avail the course at a reasonable course fee 23,000/- INR (18% GST as applicable) for online mode. The candidate needs basic computer skills and an internet connection to take up the online course. Teaching English abroad is a challenging job but rewarding at the same time. The Diploma course provides quality training on the latest EFL/ESL teaching techniques. It will obviously help the candidate to adapt any future TEFL classroom with confidence and feel the joy of seeing your ESL students to learn how to speak, read, write and understand English.
|450 USD||350 GBP||23000 INR||14500 THB|
* Taxes as applicable
- ACT TEFL courses are accredited by the world's largest TESOL accreditation body TESOL Canada & TESOL USA
- Certificate can be Notarized, Apostle, Attested by Embassy of India in Ottawa or Washington
- Certificates can be signed and sealed by UAE Embassy in USA or Canada
- Canada - Ministry of Foreign Affairs and USA - Department of Foreign Affairs
- “Online” is not mentioned in the certificates
The candidates will receive a globally recognized certificate awarded by TESOL Canada and Asian College of Teachers (ACT) on successful completion of TEFL Diploma course. Additionally, all Asian College of Teachers (ACT) TEFL Courses have been accredited by TESOL Canada - an international association of educators, TESOL teachers, TESOL instructors, TESOL graduates, Board of Federal Directors and Provincial Representatives across Canada with both national and international representatives. TESOL Canada programs are approved by the Ministry of Employment, Human Resources Development Canada HRDC, and authenticated through Ministry of Foreign Affairs for international use.
TESOL Canada is the registered founding member of TESOL Québec, TESOL Ontario and TESOL British Columbia. Internationally TESOL Canada is an associated member of TESOL U.S.A., TESOL European Union EUTA, TESOL Asia, TESOL Middle East and TESOL South America. ALL ACT TESOL / TEFL Certificate approved by TESOL Canada & TESOL U.S.A and certified through the Canadian Government. All ACT TEFL qualified students can also apply for TESOL Board exam through TESOL Canada to receive an exclusive TESOL Certificate certified and notarized by Canada and USA government.
The certificate awarded has an extra advantage as the word “Online” will not be mentioned in the certificates. Shipment of certificates within India is done free of cost but the candidates residing outside India are required to pay an additional fee. Generally after the submission of all the assignments and completion of the course, the candidates need to pay the dispatch fee. After that the institute takes the respective shipping address and contact number of the candidate to courier the certificate. It will take maximum 3 weeks for the certificates to reach the designated address.
- Easy admission process
- Online submission of application
- Various options for online payment
In order to enrol in TEFL Diploma course, the candidates have to fill up the application form available online providing all the valid and relevant details including email id and phone number as all communication will be forwarded there. After the submission of the filled application form, the course detail will be sent through email and phone call from ACT’s admission executives. The course fee payment details will be mailed to the candidates once the enrolment is confirmed. The course fee can be paid through online payment using Debit / Credit Card or by depositing Cash, Cheque or Demand Draft to the ACT’s bank account. The payment confirmation will be sent to the candidates after the payment is successful along with the online admission form.
About Cambridge TKT Examination*
Asian College of Teachers (ACT), the leader in teacher education in Asia is now the authorised centre for conducting Cambridge TKT Exam all over India. TKT is the acronym for Teaching Knowledge Test and is conducted by Cambridge, which tests your basic teaching knowledge.
The test comprises of three core modules, with one test for each. Cambridge English certificates are provided after the completion of each module. Each modular test has 80 questions and continues for 80 minutes and may be taken together or separately, in any order of the candidate's preference. All authorised TKT centres are inspected by Cambridge English Language Assessment ensuring that the centres meet their high standards.
Teaching Knowledge Test or TKT is appropriate for aspirants who are eager to develop themselves as a teacher, and have little or no knowledge of the modern English teaching methodologies and approaches; the TKT test will certainly boost their teaching career and give it a solid start. All they have to do is to register and take as many modules as they want, over any time period. They will receive a Cambridge English certificate for each module they complete.
*This examination is conducted only in India.
Cambridge TKT Examination Fee
One module (without preparation):
Rs 2500 + Rs 750 = Rs 3250 (inclusive of GST & certificate dispatch fee within India)
Rs 2500 + Rs 500 = Rs 3000 (inclusive of GST) with additional certificate dispatch fee outside India
One module (with preparation):
Rs2500 +Rs2500 + Rs1250 = Rs 6250 (inclusive of GST & certificate dispatch fee within India)
Rs 2500 +Rs 2500 + Rs 1000 = Rs 6000 (inclusive of GST) with additional certificate dispatch fee outside India
Candidates will have the option to choose more than one exam module and if they take the exam on a different date they can avail a discount of Rs 500 from the 2nd exam module onward.
Cambridge TKT Examination Dates
Cambridge TKT examination will be held on the Second Saturdays of February, March, April and June.
The dates are as follows :-
10th February, 2018
10th March, 2018
14th April, 2018
9th June, 2018
Cambridge Teaching Knowledge Test - Contents
TKT MODULE 1
Part 1: Language and Background to Language and Teaching
Part 2: Background to Language Learning
Part 3 - Background to Language Teaching
TKT MODULE 2
Part 1: Planning and Preparing a Lesson or Sequence of Lessons
Part 2: Selection and Use of Resources
TKT MODULE 3
Part 1: Teacher's and Learner's Language in the Classroom
Part 2: Classroom Management
TKT CLIL (Content and language Integrated Learning) MODULE
Part 2 :
TKT YL (Young Learners) MODULE
The learning and development of young learners
- planning lessons for young learners
- teaching strategies, practice activities and resources used to support and challenge language learning in young learners.
Choose your Cambridge TKT Module
You can opt for TKT Module 1, TKT Module 2, TKT Module 3, TKT CLIL and TKT YL if you are pursuing TEFL Diploma course.
TEFL Diploma will not only provide the candidates with a globally recognized certificate but will open new avenues when it comes to teaching English as a foreign language. Middle East is an extremely diverse region and EFL jobs are plentiful in the region. Gulf countries are showing promise as they are keen to hire professionally trained EFL teachers in a number of institutes. Asian countries has also opened up their doors to expert and certified EFL teachers as they follow a systematic approach when it comes to recruiting teachers. Thailand has become the current sought after destination for EFL teachers. A lot of well financed government initiatives are conspicuous in Japan and with countries like South Korea and Vietnam steadily making its presence when it comes to learning English, and with soaring demand for English language, teaching job openings are at an ever expanding mode. Other Asian destinations such as China, Malaysia, Cambodia, and Taiwan are also making its place among the top places for TEFL job opportunities.
- Complete tutor support throughout the program
- Additional support with online videos and reference materials
The candidates will be provided complete guidance from the experienced tutors of Asian College of Teachers who are committed to mentor throughout the course to achieve the teaching expertise. With years of valuable experience the tutors provide great support to the candidates and guide them through all the aspects of teaching giving valuable advice all along. Since Diploma in TEFL of ACT offer the candidates flexible learning they can take the opportunity to learn at their own pace and clear all their doubts as and when required. The candidates can also email their queries and can also opt for online chatting between 10 am and 6 pm and can discuss any course related problem and clear their doubts.
- Certificates are accredited by TESOL Canada
- Option to sit for TESOL Canada Board Exam
- Certification from Asian College of Teachers and Training Qualifications UK
Accreditation is a process which plays an important role for an educational institution as it is all about meeting the set standards of quality and is an ongoing evaluation which encourages constant improvement. It acts as a vital tool to monitor and assess the standard and quality of education. TEFL Diploma aims at those are planning a career in EFL/ESL teaching and keen on exploring different cultures while they teach and travel abroad.
All our TEFL courses are accredited by the world's largest TESOL accreditation body TESOL Canada & TESOL USA and the candidates get the option of appearing in the TESOL Board exam and receiving prestigious TESOL Canada and TESOL USA certificates notarized, attested and apostle by USA and Canadian Government and Embassy of UAE and India. All successful TEFL students will receive certification from Asian College of Teachers (ACT). The certificates are globally recognized making the candidates eligible for better TEFL job opportunities.