Every year we train around 12,000 EFL teachers. Equipped with the skills, knowledge and confidence to teach English as a foreign language, our course graduates have found work all over the world.

All our courses are designed and led by highly experienced EFL teachers so you can be confident that the training you receive is exactly what you need to land your dream job teaching abroad.

We’re here to support you throughout your TEFL journey. From your own personal tutor, to our TEFL Jobs Centre and expert advice from our TEFL advisers at any stage. Your goal to teach abroad is our goal too.

Teach abroad. Teach online. Teach at home. There’s a world of opportunity out there once you’re TEFL qualified so what are you waiting for?

Our Recommended Courses

What course is right for you? TEFL qualifications are measured in hours and most employers look for teachers to have at least a 120-hour certificate. If you have no previous experience teaching English then we recommend one of the courses below for comprehensive training and the best job prospects.

120-hour Premier Online TEFL course

ON SALE NOW - £231.75

Our recommended online-only course. Providing you with comprehensive TEFL training all from the comfort of your own home, our 120-hour Premier Online TEFL course is the qualification you need to teach abroad.

£309

120-hour TEFL course

ON SALE NOW - £284.25

Our recommended combined course. Combining our 20-hour classroom course and 100 hours of online study, this course will set you up with the skills and confidence to find work teaching English abroad.

£379
Weekend

NEW Level 5 TEFL Courses

If you’re looking for the highest available level of TEFL certification our Ofqual regulated Level 5 TEFL course is for you. This advanced and in-depth course has been specifically designed by us to give you even more job opportunities, improved salary potential, and the confidence to work and travel throughout the world.

168-hour Level 5 Online TEFL course

ON SALE NOW - £276.75

Get your Level 5 TEFL qualification entirely online with our 168-hour course. Covering English grammar, TEFL methodology, and more, this course is perfect for anyone wanting to delve further into TEFL.

£369

188-hour Level 5 TEFL course

ON SALE NOW - £344.25

Our 168-hour Level 5 Online course combined with a 20-hour weekend course. This comprehensive training will leave you confident to step into the classroom for the first time.

£459
Weekend

198-hour Level 5 TEFL course

ON SALE NOW - £374.25

Our 168-hour Level 5 Online TEFL course combined with a 30-hour weekday course. Get the benefit of a classroom course alongside in-depth, flexible online study that includes brand-new TEFL modules.

£499
Weekday

Online Courses

Flexible and self-paced. Our online courses have been created to fit around your existing schedule so you can get TEFL certified in your own time, at your own pace. With the same level of accreditation as our practical course, our online TEFL courses are the perfect option if you’re unable to fit in a classroom course.

50-hour Online TEFL course

ON SALE NOW - £149.25

Learn the foundations of teaching English as a foreign language. Cover the basics such as lesson planning, preparation, classroom management and more.

£199

100-hour Online TEFL course

ON SALE NOW - £209.25

Covering TEFL methodology and including our 30-hour Grammar course and 20-hour Online Video Course, our 100-hour online TEFL course will prepare you for the classroom from the comfort of your own home.

£279

120-hour Premier Online TEFL course

ON SALE NOW - £231.75

Our recommended online-only course. Providing you with comprehensive TEFL training all from the comfort of your own home, our 120-hour Premier Online TEFL course is the qualification you need to teach abroad.

£309

Classroom Only Courses

Led by a highly experienced and qualified EFL tutor, our classroom course will cover how to plan and deliver effective and engaging lessons to English learners of any age and level. This is a great option if you’re just looking to get a taste of what it means to TEFL/TESOL but for more comprehensive training we recommend a combined online/classroom course.

20-hour TEFL course

ON SALE NOW - £179.25

The 20-hour Weekend TEFL Course is a fantastic way to get your TEFL qualification in just two days.  You’ll learn all you will need to step into your first TEFL classroom.

£239
Weekend

30-hour TEFL course

ON SALE NOW - £216.75

The 30-hour Weekday TEFL Course is a great way to get TEFL qualified in only three days.  You’ll learn everything you need to start out in the TEFL classroom! Our weekday classroom courses run Monday to Wednesday 9am to 6pm at selected locations across the UK and Ireland.

£289
Weekday

Combined Courses

Combine flexible online study with a fun-packed, confidence-boosting classroom course. Our combined courses are designed to give you an excellent grounding in English grammar and TEFL methodology with support from highly experienced EFL tutors both online and in a classroom setting.

50-hour TEFL course

ON SALE NOW - £201.75

The 50-hour TEFL qualification will give you practical teaching skills and an understanding of TEFL, while developing your knowledge of grammar and the English language. The course is completed over 1 weekend in the classroom and up to a month online.

£269
Weekend

60-hour TEFL course

ON SALE NOW - £239.25

The 60-hour TEFL certificate will give you practical teaching skills and an understanding of TEFL, while you develop your own knowledge of grammar and the English language. It is completed over 3 days in the classroom and up to a month online.

£319
Weekday

120-hour TEFL course

ON SALE NOW - £284.25

Our recommended combined course. Combining our 20-hour classroom course and 100 hours of online study, this course will set you up with the skills and confidence to find work teaching English abroad.

£379
Weekend

140-hour Premier TEFL course

ON SALE NOW - £299.25

The 140-hour Premier TEFL Course is our premier combined TEFL course offering the best in online TEFL modules with a weekend in the classroom to learn practical skills. It is the ideal course for people who want to be as prepared as possible to start their TEFL career.

£399
Weekend

130-hour TEFL course

ON SALE NOW - £306.75

This TEFL course will give you a practical and fun introduction to TEFL methodology, an in-depth exploration of TEFL theory, video observations of real TEFL lessons and a solid grounding in all of the grammar and terminology you will be teaching in your classes.

£409
Weekday

150-hour Premier TEFL course

ON SALE NOW - £329.25

The 150-hour Premier TEFL Course is our premier combined TEFL course offering the best in online TEFL modules with three weekdays in the classroom to learn practical skills. It is the ideal course for people who want to be as prepared as possible to start their TEFL career.

£439
Weekday

Advanced Courses

Already TEFL qualified? Enrol on one of our advanced online TEFL courses and boost your CV

10-hour Telephone Teaching Course

ON SALE NOW - £66.75

Teaching English over the phone is a great opportunity to supplement your salary particularly if you want to TEFL but you would rather do it from the comfort of your home and not necessarily take a position teaching English abroad.

£89

10-hours Teaching Large Classes

ON SALE NOW - £66.75

In many countries around the world (South East Asian countries in particular), teaching classes of 50 and even more is common practice. Scary isn’t it? Don’t worry, the majority of new TEFLers find the option of teaching large groups daunting and that’s why we have developed an Advanced TEFL Course – Teaching Large Classes.

£89

30-hour Teaching Business English

ON SALE NOW - £89.25

The Teaching Business English Course from TEFL Org UK offers an in-depth look at this specialist area of TEFL.

£119

30-hour Teaching Young Learners

ON SALE NOW - £89.25

The teaching young learners course from TEFL Org UK is ideal for all types of EFL teachers from the newly qualified to the more experienced tutor.

£119

40-hour Teaching English Online

ON SALE NOW - £104.25

Want flexible teaching work? Interested in teaching students from across the globe in one week? Want to work from home? Try teaching English online!

£139

Specialist Courses

Already TEFL qualified? Enrol on one of our specialist TEFL courses and boost your CV

30-hour Online Grammar

ON SALE NOW - £81.75

The 30-Hour Online Grammar Course has been written to give first-time teachers a thorough grounding in the terminology and rules of English grammar.

£109

20-hour Video Observation

ON SALE NOW - £89.25

The 20-hour Online Video Course has been created as an opportunity for you to observe TEFL classrooms and improve your own lesson plans. This certificated course will give you a further 20 hours of training.

£119

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UK TEFL Courses

Please see below for a list of our upcoming course dates and locations. These are where we hold our weekend and weekday TEFL courses which run throughout the UK and Republic of Ireland.  If there is a location not listed that you would like to see, drop us a message and we can consider it for future courses!

Find a location near you with the following links:

England

TEFL courses in over 20 cities across England, no matter where you live you'll find one near you!

Scotland

From the Borders to the Highlands, we have TEFL courses available in five cities across mainland Scotland.

Wales

Classroom TEFL courses available in Cardiff and Swansea. For North Wales, our course in Chester is available.

Ireland

TEFL courses available in Dublin, Cork, and Sligo. We run courses regularly from these locations, come and see!

Spain

Take a TEFL course in sunny Spain! Courses available in Madrid, with intentions to open new locations later.


Testimonials

See what some of our previous students have had to say about their classroom courses:

"There were chances to practise giving classes and to see giving a class in action which removed nerves and gave ideas for my own classes better than I could get from online videos. I enjoyed meeting other people and seeing what their ideas, plans and hopes were."


Craig Savage, student

"Everything I thought I wanted to know was answered and explained. It was very enjoyable, and the time flew by."


Lois Robson, parliamentary assistant

"The teacher was excellent in explaining everything."


Gelu Negreanu, student

"Caroline's depth of knowledge and willingness to answer any type of query. Interactive nature of the course broke down inhibitions very quickly."


Jed Bartlett

"Richard was an excellent tutor; he answered all the questions, helped and encouraged us until the end."


Vera Csocsics, supply teacher

"The tutor was brilliant and she made a long weekend very entertaining and informative. There were also plenty of opportunities for practical work and personalised feedback."


Keith Gully, care worker

"The tutor was excellent and varied the activities to make the course very enjoyable. All of the group got on really well together and helped and supported each other."


Olwyn Sharples, supply teacher

"Fun, interactive, and informative. A great way to learn how to teach by actually being shown and doing it yourself!"


Jade McKelvey, project coordinator

"The enthusiasm of the tutor, as well as the content of the course, gave a real boost to my confidence." 


Hugh Mackay, administrator

"The content was useful and practical. The tutor was knowledgeable and friendly."


Louise Stevenson, Teacher

"The tutor was extremely engaging and very enthusiastic. I was sad when it finished."


Helena Carrington, governess

"Well structured and taught; tutor gave lots of constructive criticism and gained feedback from all students as we progressed through the course. Loved the useful examples and learnt how they could be tailored to various levels of understanding."


Jane Ash, social worker

"I loved everything! It was stimulating and relevant to my needs."


Amber Bates, nurse

"The course is so fun that you don't even notice the long days and energy is kept high because of this. You learn so much in a short space of time and I am very pleased with how much I got out of the weekend."


David Alliband

"What a supportive environment. While I found parts of the course difficult, particularly the Grammar section, I felt supported both by the teacher and fellow students and left the course in a positive mood accepting that I needed to practice certain areas."


Simon Hodgkins, Customer Service Agent (Call Centre)

"I thought Caroline was an excellent tutor, and the material covered would be very useful. I find it hard to understand how you would get the same experience from the course without having done a taught course to accompany the online and video."


Fiona Bradshaw, business operations admin

"Very accessible, engaging and involving with a variety of activities and a pleasing, light-hearted atmosphere. Tutor was easy to work with and provided excellent information and advice for teaching opportunities."


Andrew Hallam, student

"It was a friendly environment where I felt comfortable to learn and ask questions."


Emma Merrett, Outbound Sales Representative

"I enjoyed being with a group of like-minded people who were all there to learn and get inspiration. I found Amy really helpful and approachable and know that I will use a lot of what she showed us when I get round to teaching my first lessons."


Rebecca Thomas, barmaid

"Even though there was a lot of information, I enjoyed weekend as the information was taught in a fun and interactive way."


Amy Birch, graduate

"Information given (particularly on grammar) was very useful and the way in which it was taught helped with understanding."


Camilla Kerr, drama teacher

"I loved how interactive it was and the amount of lesson plan ideas given as examples for different ways of teaching."


Sara Devine, Waitress

"Mark was a fantastic teacher! I was so worried about the weekend having never done anything like that before, but he was so confident and inspirational, all my nerves just went away!"


Joel Collins, student

"It was fun, relaxed, informative, extremely helpful. Amy was excellent, really friendly, fun and made the weekend easy!"


Noa Bayley, DJ

"The fact that it was very interactive and practical; it clearly showed us how to conduct different types of activities with the students."


Timothy Grison, English teacher

"Our tutor Caroline was extremely good and made the course so enjoyable. I also enjoyed getting to know the other like-minded students and was able to make a lot of friends. All in all a really enjoyable weekend!"


Martha Jones, waitress

"The tutor, Amy, was very good. She was clear, friendly, and made us all feel very comfortable with one another."


Penny Kinder, social worker

"Meeting so many like-minded people and getting to see/put lessons into practise, it gave me some great ideas for my own classes. It was really inspiring!"


Claire Pearson, scientist

"I enjoyed actually doing the methods of teaching we were being taught, it helped me remember the techniques."


Nicolas Danby, psychology teacher

"Every aspect, especially the grammar section, helped expand my knowledge further and the practice lessons teaching these subjects really benefitted me for my future career with TEFL."


Amy Coburn

"I was glad for the opportunity to learn and practice teaching grammar."


Siobhan Mullen, Media Lecturer

"Enthusiastic/knowledgeable tutor and course content. Good balance of necessary theory and lots of the practical 'learning by doing'. Perfect class size!"


David Martin, barrister

"I think the fact that there were only 8 people on the course made it the perfect sized group. Roy was excellent at engaging us and showing us techniques that can be used when teaching. The course was well structured and gave a good basic understanding."


Katy Pinner

"I was happy with the relaxed atmosphere and how much information was given."


Alex Castle, Teaching Assistant

"Richard made the course fun to learn, and every bit of it was made interesting even the grammar section!"


Jennifer Foulkes

"The content was comprehensive and it flowed well from topic to topic."


Jane Peeler, Library and Resource Centre Manager

"Great tutor-led activities. As a facilitator and teacher, Amy provided the right mix of fun, knowledge, and practical activity to bring the group together and support everybody. An excellent way to spend a weekend."


June Barnes, trainer

"I felt I was learning new skills from the advice given."


George Allen

"The variety of activities and the fun interaction with Caroline and the course participants."


Thomas Brownlee

"Roy made the course enjoyable and fun. He had great energy and enthusiasm."


Andy Barnes, Student

"What I most liked about the course was getting the opportunity to learn alongside people in the same position as me, and also getting to teach them ourselves, giving us valuable confidence and experience."


James Whinnery, bar attendant

"A very resourceful tutor, I had loads of fun learning and performing the activities, and even as a former teacher I learnt a lot from Amy. She is an excellent teacher." 


Yvonne Clare, translator

"Outstanding tutor. Very active and hands on course. Very helpful advice and support as well as a structured interesting course structure."


Martin Yeates, Retired NHS Chief Executive

"Content of course was challenging but was very well presented by an excellent tutor. He was very knowledgeable and made learning hugely enjoyable."


Alex Cheek, chauffeur

"I enjoyed the course as a whole. Our tutor, Rich worked really hard and was extremely enthusiastic. For a group of complete strangers he managed to make sure we got to know each other very quickly so we could work together well."


Sharon Green, associate prosecutor

"I was impressed with the tutor's knowledge and skills."


Emma Skipp, Administrative Assistant

"The teacher was excellent, very engaging and very open and knowledgeable."


David Moran, Sales

"Great teacher and plenty of opportunity to get involved in the course. Lots of info learnt."


Robert Leeming, writer

"Really good pacing, full of humour, really liked meeting others on the course."


Peter Watts, festival and events officer

"It was fast paced, but that kept it from being boring. And Amy our tutor was very good."


Alex Borrington

"Everything on the course was good, enjoyed all of it."


Andrew Williams, ICT Technician

"I enjoyed the pace of it along with the group dynamic."


Nicholas Pearse, gardener

"I liked that it was challenging. Also, Asif has a wealth of experience which he shared with us and which I think was one of the most valuable things about the course."


Lewis Tonks, student

"The way it was structured was good and enabled me to gain confidence in learning and teaching English grammar to foreign students."


Elizabeth Gately, mental health nurse

Read more about what students think of our courses on our reviews page.

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