TEFL Courses Explained

Navigating the world of TEFL Courses can be confusing. You need to make sure you choose a TEFL provider who is internationally-recognised and is accredited as well as regulated by a governing body, this ensures the training you receive is of the highest quality, and your qualification will be highly regarded by employers worldwide. Our academic team is responsible for developing course materials and delivering our distance learning to the highest standard.

Taking any of our TEFL courses will qualify you to teach English to adults and children of any age in the classroom or online environments. Our full course curriculum is internationally recognised and trusted by employers who have the added security of verifying your qualifications instantly online here.


Recognised Accredited TEFL Courses

You can complete your accredited TEFL certification in your own time, and at your own pace. The TEFL Institute of Ireland is an TQUK Approved Centre and is also endorsed by the Accreditation Council for Distance Learning.

Ideal for:

Native or non native speakers

Ideal for:

Wanting to teach worldwide, particularly in non-native English-speaking countries

Ideal for:

Want to get TEFL qualified quickly


We have launched the virtual webinar classroom training delivered online in real-time by our experienced TEFL tutors from the comfort of your own home.

Government Regulated LEVEL 5 TEFL Courses

Ofqual (The Office of Qualifications and Examinations Regulation) is responsible for regulating education standards, certifications and exams. TQUK is an Ofqual regulated awarding body who have approved The TEFL Institute of Ireland as a TQUK centre.

Ideal for:

Ideal for a native or near-native English speaker.

Ideal for:

Increased opportunity for higher paid jobs in more locations around the world.

Ideal for:

Wanting to teach worldwide, including most English-speaking countries

Take the English Level Test

Discover if TEFL is for you and which course is the most suitable level for your English. It only takes 5 minutes, and could change your life forever!

Classroom Based Blended Courses

Get the best of both worlds with our combined TEFL courses and pair flexible online learning with a hands-on practical classroom course. Our online and classroom courses are designed by TEFL teachers and led by highly experienced and qualified EFL tutors

Classroom Course Locations

Stand out from the crowd with our range of Specialist TEFL Courses

These short courses will equip you with extra training and a qualification that will make you, and your application, stand out to your future employers. These unique TEFL courses will also look great on your CV.

Accreditation no. 2854-2540

Accreditation no. C000854


What’s inside?

The 46 page comprehensive TEFL brochure will tell you everything you need to know about teaching English as a foreign language – including the full range of training options, TEFL Jobs, and TEFL scholarships available.

  • Which TEFL Course
  • Why a TEFL Internships
  • TEFL Scholarships Available
  • Best countries for TEFL Jobs
  • Career Guidance Centre

What’s inside?

  • The TEFL job market
  • Types of employers
  • Job advertisement & examples
  • Interview questions
  • Tips for a good cover letter

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