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TEFL Courses in Edinburgh

Qualify as an EFL teacher and teach English abroad with our TEFL course in Edinburgh. Our course graduates can be found all over the world; from Malaysia to Mexico, Turkey to Thailand, and even online from the comfort of their own home in Scotland!

By 2020 the British Council estimates there will be 2 billion (yes, billion!) English language learners around the world. The demand for English teachers is huge and is set to continue growing, which is why there’s never been a better time to qualify as an EFL teacher. On our classroom TEFL course in Edinburgh you will learn directly from an experienced English teacher everything you need to know to start teaching yourself.

Take this course in combination with up to 200 hours of online study for the most comprehensive training and job opportunities after completion. Most job adverts specify at least a 120-hour TEFL qualification, which is why we make it easy to pair this classroom course with online study.


Important Notice:
Due to the current pandemic and changing government guidelines and restrictions please check our COVID-19 notice notice regularly.

We currently have no upcoming course dates available in Edinburgh. We regularly add new course dates so please check back soon, you can also look at our virtual classroom courses as a fantastic alternative.


Our 20-hour weekend TEFL course in Edinburgh 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!

What’s included

A hardcopy coursebook

A reference letter from your classroom course tutor

An internationally recognised TEFL certificate (paper and electronic)

CV support

Lifetime access to our TEFL job centre



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Our approach

It’s hands on!  During our TEFL courses in Edinburgh, 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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