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COURSE OVERVIEW
UPSKILL TO TEACHING ENGLISH EXAMS

Our brand-new 60-hour Level 5 Teaching English for Exams is suitable for any TEFL teacher who wants to be able to prepare students for English language exams. You may have even taken one of these yourself as a student and can provide real insight into the process! English language exams are incredibly popular all over the world and there are many students out there looking for teachers to help prepare them for an exam.

This teaching area is a key component of TEFL business and employers want qualified teachers on board to help students prepare for an exam. The course will teach you all about the context of teaching English for exams, as well as diving into two common English language examinations:

Months
You will have 6 months to complete your course.
3-6Weeks
is the average amount of time it takes to complete this course.
Once you have completed our course, you are gaining a lifetime certification.
Top Benefits
  1. Teaching English for Exams is a key area in TEFL. Obtaining a Level 5 qualification in this area will boost your CV to employers who want qualified, confident teachers for their students.
  2. There are many different English language examinations. While the course focuses on two of the most popular exams, your knowledge can also be applied to other exam contexts. After learning how to teach one type of exam, you can adapt and teach any, making you a highly sought after TEFL teacher.
  3. Your digital and hard copy Level 5 certificates are included in the course for free (terms and conditions apply.). This means that there are no final, additional costs for your certificates when you finish.
  4. Teaching English for Exams requires different skills and knowledge to General English classes. With this course, you will be thoroughly prepared and feel ready to go into the classroom. If the teacher is confident, then the students will feel more confident for their exams.
Why Teach English Exams?

Teachers trained to teach exams like IELTS or TOEIC are usually better paid and sought after, particularly across Asia than teachers without specialist training. What’s more, you’ll have much greater opportunities by becoming an expert in this field. Teach your students to pass English exams whether online or abroad – the possibilities are endless with this qualification.

Our Accreditations

HIGHFIELD QUALIFICATIONS AWARDING BODY IN THE UK

Approved Center Number: 21335

Highfield Qualifications are a global leader in compliance and work-based learning and apprenticeship qualifications and one of the UK’s most recognisable awarding organisations. The TEFL Institute is an approved training center by Highfield Qualifications, an independent Ofqual approved Awarding Organization. This means the TEFL Institute has met Highfield’s expectations for developing and delivering high quality courses in the TEFL industry. Every year, Highfield maintains evaluation visits to ensure we are consistently meeting the high standards with our training.

ODLQC – OPEN & DISTANCE LEARNING QUALITY COUNCIL

ODLQC was founded in 1969 as the Council for the Accreditation of Correspondence Colleges, becoming the Open and Distance Learning Quality Council in 1995.Accreditation follows a rigorous assessment of a provider’s administrative and tutorial methods, educational materials and publicity, to ensure that all Standards are met. Our courses undergo strict external monitoring and control checks an on ongoing basis to ensure you receive the highest quality teacher training experience.

View the TEFL Institute’s verification on ODLQC website.

ACDL ACCREDITATION COUNCIL FOR DISTANCE LEARNING

ACDL – Accreditation number: 2854-2540

The TEFL Institute of Ireland is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Distance Learning (ACDL), an accreditation body which specialises in distance learning courses. Our accreditation by ACDL reflects the high-quality distance learning offered by The TEFL Institute.

To learn more, visit their website: ACDL

Ireland's Leading TEFL Provider

The TEFL Institute of Ireland is one of the most respected TEFL course providers. Our high-quality learning experiences and internationally recognised courses have earned us a solid reputation in the TEFL industry. Trusted by TEFL employers worldwide, a qualification with us opens doors in the TEFL world. 

What’s included
Our courses are built with students’ experience in mind - proven learning principles, mentorship. Once you complete our training you are unlocking all the tools you need to begin your English teaching career.
Internationally recognised TEFL certificate
Digital Completion Certificate Included
TEFL training
Approved by Highfield and Ofqual
Full Suite of Tutor Support
Weekly Zoom Classes, Personal Tutor Assigned to Each learner + Discord Board to connect with other learners
Accredited Courses
TEFL training approved by ODLQC & ACDL
Job Support
Lifetime Access to our Jobs Board & recruitment team ready to help you kickstart your TEFL career
Employer Certificate Verification
Your future employer can verify if your certificate is on our database and accredited
TEFL on the Go App
All Students can complete their training from any device, from anywhere in the world
24/7 Access
Self-paced online TEFL Course. Complete the course at your own pace, and at times that suit you. Even if you are working or studying you can complete the course at ease with our 6 months study time.
Course Content Breakdown
3-6 weeks • TEFL Institute of Ireland mentorship • approx. 4-5 hrs/week time commitment
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Module 1: Understand the principles of teaching English for exams

In the first module, you will understand what it is to teach English for exams, along with what motivates learners to take an English language examination. Understanding what drives your learners to take exams will make you a better teacher in the classroom.

Module 2: The Principles of the Structure and Content of English Language Examinations

In the first module, you will understand what it is to teach English for exams, along with what motivates learners to take an English language examination. Understanding what drives your learners to take exams will make you a better teacher in the classroom.

Module 3: The Principles of Receptive Skills & Grammar in English Language Examinations

In this module, you will look at the role of listening and reading for English language examinations and what tasks normally feature in examinations which test these skills. You will also examine the role of grammar and vocabulary in this type of English lesson.

Module 4: The Principles of Productive Skills in English Language Examinations

In this module, you will look at the role of listening and reading for English language examinations and what tasks normally feature in examinations which test these skills. You will also examine the role of grammar and vocabulary in this type of English lesson.

Module 5: The Principles of Lesson Planning and the Practical Considerations for Teaching English for Exams

In the final module, you’ll look at lesson planning for this context and what advice we can give to students who are taking an English language exam. You’ll also create your own lesson plan for Teaching English for Exams!

Assessment

60 Hour Level 5 Awards: This is a Level 5 Award which includes progress quizzes after each module that are graded instantly. They require a 100% grade to pass. After studying all 5 Modules, you will have to submit one final written assessment that is assessed. The written assessment is approximately 25 questions and will be marked by The TEFL Institute academic assessors. A grate of 100% is required to pass. If any answers are not correct, you may be required to complete a resubmission.

DEDICATED MENTORSHIP
Meet your instructors
Youre not in this alone, as part of this course youll be matched with a mentor from our academic team. Mentors are CELTA & DELTA qualified, and have at least 4 years of teaching experience. Whenever you will need help our tutor team is there to guide you. create alongside them, and receive weekly live & asynchronous feedback on real-world projects.
The TEFL Institute mentor network
Jacob
Academic Director
Rachel
Academic Assessor & Tutor
Luke
Academic Assessor
Sian
Academic Assessor
Laura
Academic Assessor
Jenny
Academic Assessor
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James Prophet
James Prophet
18:52 27 Sep 23
A very enjoyable course that was detailed, clear and concise. I have gained a lot of knowledge by doing it and feel more prepared to teach online.
Seán Callis
Seán Callis
21:29 26 Sep 23
Rachel Walsh was super helpful and answered any queries I had as I completed my 180 hour diploma. She answered quickly and effectively and made my TEFL learning so much easier.
Elena Drennan
Elena Drennan
15:56 26 Sep 23
Huge thanks to Rachel Walsh for sorting out an admin issue for me - I lost my old certificates and she instantly retrieved them. Thanks again!
Jessica Metaneira
Jessica Metaneira
12:45 26 Sep 23
I finished the Course with them and received my certificate. It worth every penny you are going to pay in this course. It is well-organized, well-built and on the target. The staff is very very helpful. I want to thank Rachel, Laura and everyone I dealt with him throughout these 5 months. I highly recommend it for English Teachers all over the world.
Kareem Bakr
Kareem Bakr
08:17 26 Sep 23
Excellent TEFL course with access to mentor about queries at anytime. It is structured well and very informative. Also, it provides very good examples and resources to look back on. Thankyou TEFL institute and look forward to taking more courses!
Tracy Padley-Neofitou
Tracy Padley-Neofitou
12:50 22 Sep 23
Within a few minutes of requesting information, a very kind and helpful Advisor - Annelies V. contacted me to assist.Helpful people are available at this institute.
Rhonda G
Rhonda G
12:44 20 Sep 23
I completed the 30 Hour Teaching English Online Course that was included in my purchase of the 150 Hour TEFL Course and thoroughly enjoyed it. Didn’t take as long as I thought it would and includes many tips and softwares that you can use during lessons. Extremely helpful and great addition to my CV ⭐️
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Nikol Smiecikowska
21:59 18 Sep 23
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This Level 5 course can be completed on a desktop/ laptop PC or on a mobile device via our app (available on the Apple and Google Play stores). In general, we recommend a good internet connection with a minimum of 10mbps download speed and 2mbps upload speed. In order to complete the course, you will need to be connected to the internet at all times.

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