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TEFL Courses in Bristol
Teach English and travel the world with our weekend TEFL course in Bristol. Whether you’ve just graduated from university or feel stuck in a career and want a change, TEFL offers opportunities to those from all walks of life.
All our courses are taught by experienced EFL teachers, so you will learn directly from someone who’s been there and done it themselves. The course will cover the fundamentals of teaching English as a foreign language, leaving you prepared to step into a classroom for the first time and teach your first English lesson.
This weekend course in Bristol can be combined with up to 200 hours of flexible, self-paced online study. Get an internationally recognised qualification from the UK’s most accredited TEFL course provider and start your TEFL adventure today.
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Location: Novotel Bristol Centre, Victoria Street, Bristol, BS1 6HY
Our 20-hour weekend TEFL course in Bristol gives you the knowledge, skills and confidence you will need to be able to create, plan and deliver your own TEFL classes. The classes are fast-paced, and fun and you will complete activities and games that help you absorb and learn.
The course is also a great way to expand your contact list by meeting new, like-minded people to share your TEFL experience with!
A hardcopy coursebook
A reference letter from your classroom course tutor
An internationally recognised TEFL certificate (paper and electronic)
Lifetime access to our TEFL job centre
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Q1. What is the itinerary for the 2-day classroom course in Bristol?
Weekend TEFL Course Contents
The 20-hour Weekend TEFL Course will cover:
Unit 1 – Warmers
Introducing yourself, getting to know each other, reducing inhibitions
Unit 2 – Classroom management
Arranging the classroom and managing your students
Unit 3 – Getting the students to speak
Inventive ways to elicit from the students, using pictures, mime and gesture
Unit 4 – Introduction to grammar
A first look at some of the English tenses. What is the Present Perfect exactly?
Unit 5 – Foreign language lesson
A beginner’s lesson: find out what it’s like to be on the receiving end
Unit 6 – Controlled Practice
Practice activities: why we use them and some ideas for the classroom
Unit 7 – Free Practice
Using role-play and other activities to bring your lessons to life
Unit 8 – Games
How games can improve the learning experience
Unit 9 – More warmers
More ideas for the classroom
Unit 10 – Functions
Teaching everyday English words and phrases
Unit 11 – Lesson planning, preparation & practice
How to plan a TEFL lesson & giving your first lesson
Unit 12 – More warmers
A little warmer for your second day
Unit 13 – Needs analysis & understanding levels
Assessing new students and understanding different levels of students
Unit 14 – Pronunciation
The sounds, stress, intonation & rhythm of the English language
Unit 15 – Correcting errors
How and when to correct in the classroom
Unit 16 – Teaching Skills
How to teach reading & listening in the classroom
Unit 17 – Grammar
A more in-depth look into tenses (Warning! Includes fun!)
Unit 18 – Lesson planning, preparation & practice
Give your Second TEFL lesson
Unit 19 – Finding work abroad
How to find your first teaching English job
Q2. Is there a discount available for students?
A: We do offer a 20% course discount to students, recent graduates and the unemployed. This discount is only valid on full price courses.
Q3. Will there be breaks throughout the TEFL course Bristol?
A: Yes, there will be two 10-15 min breaks during the day and an hour lunch break at around 1 pm. Tea and coffee will be provided during breaks, and there are plenty of cafes, shops and restaurants around the venue for lunchtime. Alternatively, you can bring your own lunch along.
Q4. Where is the course held?
A: Future Inn, Cabot Circus, Bond St S, Bristol BS1 3EN
It’s hands on! During our TEFL courses in Bristol, our experienced trainers explain and demonstrate where appropriate, but we make sure our students get involved as much as possible. The best way to learn to TEFL is to TEFL, so look forward to lesson planning, games, and taking part in activities created by other people on the course.
You will create your very own lessons and have the chance to teach your peers. The course will enable you to fully understand how to adapt your lessons to suit different age groups and English levels.
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