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Certificate in TEFL - 120 hours

Our 120 hour certificate in TEFL covers an extended syllabus. Many employers regard the standard for the profession as being a course which comprises a hundred or more hours of study time.

Course Overview

  • There is a focus on lesson planning and practical teaching skills which will equip those who are new to the profession and inspire those who already have some experience.
  • This course is ideal for those who wish to follow a professional course in Teaching English as a Foreign language.
  • You are assigned a personal tutor as soon as you enrol, who will give you help and guidance through the course as well as mark your assignments and give you personal feedback.


This Course leads to a  Level 5 Award Certificate for successful learners.

What is TQUK?

TQUK is an Awarding Organisation recognised by the Office of Qualifications and Examinations Regulation (Ofqual). TQUK offers courses and qualifications on the Regulated Qualifications Framework (RQF). TQUK endorse this course as being suitable and beneficial for learners of TEFL. Read more about TQUK.

The Process

After each lesson there will be a question paper, which needs to be completed and submitted to your personal tutor for marking. This method of continual assessment ensures that your personal tutor can consistently monitor your progress and provide you with assistance throughout the duration of the course.

What's Included

  • All study materials
  • Certificate and transcript
  • Full Tutor and Admin support
  • The course fee includes the TQUK registration and certification fee (valued at up to £30.00).

Course Content

Unit One

Introduction  to  Teaching  English  as  Foreign  Language


  1. Behaviorism; 
  2. Audiolingualism; 
  3. The  Natural  Way';
  4. Humanistic Approaches.

Unit Two


  1. Terms  and  definitions
  2. Countable  and  uncountable  nouns
  3. Tenses
  4. Ve rbs;  Modal  and  auxiliary
  5. Conditions

 Unit Three

Teaching and Learning Grammar

  1. Presenting a structure
  2. Grading language
  3. Mistakes and correction
  4. Recycling language
  5. Practice and Production

Unit Four

Teaching vocabulary

  1. Words and sentences
  2. Using dictionaries
  3. Choosing vocabulary
  4. How to teach vocabulary

 Unit Five

Teaching Productive skills; Speaking and Writing

  1. Accuracy vs. Fluency
  2. Communication activities
  3. The stages of writing
  4. Correction techniques

Unit Six

Teaching receptive skills; Listening and reading

  1. Different types of listening skills
  2. Teaching listening skills
  3. The stages of reading
  4. Reading activities and materials

Unit Seven

Materials and aids

  1. Using flashcards, pictures and regalia
  2. How to organize the board
  3. Using the overhead projector
  4. The use of video
  5. Authentic materials

Unit Eight

Teaching Pronunciation

  1. The phonetic chart
  2. Stress, rhythm and intonation
  3. Mother tongue interference
  4. Practical activities

Unit Nine

Lesson Planning

  1. Teaching different types of classes
  2. Pair and group work
  3. The contents of a lesson
  4. The stages of a lesson
  5. Getting feedback

Unit Ten

Teaching young learners and teenagers

  1. Basic principles
  2. Teaching on holiday course
  3. Practical activities and lesson types

Unit Eleven

Using course books effectively

  1. Exploiting a course book
  2. Planning a course
  3. Course book evaluation

Unit Twelve

Introduction to using the web

Final Exam

Payment Options

Payment Options

Standard Course Fee: £285 (by download)


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  • By Telephone: Call +44 20 8133 2027 between 9.00am - 9.00pm, Monday to Sunday.

  • By Post: Complete our enrolment form and return it to:
    Enrolment Services, London Teacher Training College, 60 Windsor Avenue, London, SW19 2RR.
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Course Details

Course Code
Course Level
Level 5
TQUK Endorsed
Entry Requirements
Course Length
120 Hours
Delivery Method
£ 285 by download

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