Learn everything you need to start teaching English abroad!

12 sections | 33 video-based lessons | assessment via. quiz | certificate

In short, easy-to-follow video lectures, TEFL Essentials: TEFL Foundation teaches you everything you need to start teaching English to foreign language speakers.

On completion of this course you will know what teaching the English language involves and be able to start teaching English as a foreign language abroad.


Course Goals

  • Have an understanding of past and current TEFL teaching methodologies
  • Be able to plan engaging English language lessons
  • Know how to teach different types of students and lessons
  • Be able to effectively organise and manage an English class
  • Learn how and when to correct errors in speech and writing
  • Know how to assess students

Who is this course for?

This course is for people who want to teach English as a foreign language (TEFL) abroad. It is also suitable for those going to teach English when volunteering and is excellent preparation for anyone considering taking the CELTA.


A native-level of English

An understanding of basic grammatical terms such as subject, noun, and verb*

* If you need to refresh your grammatical knowledge, consider combining this course with English Grammar For English Language Teachers