Accredited TEFL courses with TEFL Org

There’s no single accrediting body for TEFL, and TEFL Org have led the way in our industry in placing the emphasis on having the best external accreditation from internationally recognised awarding bodies. We have more accreditation than any other TEFL provider in the UK, which is recognised by schools and employers worldwide.

Our courses undergo strict external monitoring and control ensuring you can be safe in the knowledge that your training is exemplary. This exacted standard is across the board from our online accredited courses to our latest Ofqual Level 5 TEFL courses.


TQUK approved centre
ofqualOfqual (The Office of Qualifications and Examinations Regulation) is responsible for regulating education standards, certifications and exams in England and Wales. TQUK is an Ofqual regulated awarding body who have approved TEFL Org as a TQUK centre. A regulated level 5 qualification means that Ofqual (UK government), has approved the qualification to be an equal level of achievement to other qualifications at the same level including CELTA and Trinity CertTESOL qualifications.

British Accreditation Council (BAC)

British accreditation councilWe are accredited by the British Accreditation Council (BAC) for Independent Further and Higher Education as an online, distance and blended learning provider.

The British Accreditation Council is an internationally recognised body and has provided globally respected accreditation services for over three decades.

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sqaTEFL Org is an SQA Approved Centre

The SQA is an executive non-departmental public body (NDPB) sponsored by the Scottish Government Education Department. It is the national body in Scotland responsible for the development, accreditation, assessment and certification of qualifications other than degrees.

The overall aim of the SQA is to manage the qualifications system below degree
level to allow students to fulfil their potential to participate in the economy, society and communities of Scotland.

We have been approved by SQA to deliver the first part (Language and Learning in ESOL F43X 33) of Unit 1 (PDA Introduction to tutoring ESOL); an SQA accredited course.

Our SQA centre number is 3010171.

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odlqcODLQC was established by the government in 1968 to monitor quality in open and distance learning. Now, as a non-governmental organisation, it continues to oversee quality in training and education.

The ODLQC have strict standards to which course providers must conform. It’s not just the quality of our courses that the ODLQC assesses, but the whole process from start to finish. Our ODLQC accreditation means that our courses have passed a rigorous evaluation and continue to be monitored regularly.

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Investors in People

investors in peopleTEFL Org is an accredited Investors in People organisation. This shows our investment and commitment to our team. We believe in realising the potential of our people, improving standards and gaining the accreditation to prove it. This is implicit in everything we do from the training we offer our customers to the personal development opportunities available to our team.

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Investors in Young People

investors in young peopleIn 2015 TEFL Org was given the “Good Practise Award” by Investors in Young People. Investors in Young People was borne out of one of the key recommendations from the Commission for Developing Scotland’s Young Workforce. IIYP has accredited over 100 organisations and is working with a similar amount.

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ukrlpTEFL Org is registered under the UKRLP (UK Register of Learning Providers) Number 10024800.

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