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Teach Online

Start teaching English online anywhere, at any time with the TEFL Institute of Ireland. It’s a great way to get work no matter where you are once you have access to the internet. You can login from where you happen to be in the world, and the best thing is that your students don’t have to travel to meet you. Another benefit is that you get to choose your own schedule too!

Making sure that you get the right TEFL qualification is one of the most important things to consider when you kick off your career teaching online. The 120-hour online training course is the minimum amount of training that you would need to get started in the online TEFL training world. However, if you want to stand out, then we would recommend further training so that you set yourself apart.

Once you complete your training, there are various different routes that you can take. For example, you can work for an English teaching company, or you can become a freelance English teacher. To help you get set up, we have included a list of Online TEFL companies below for you.

Nowadays, more and more online companies and schools are verifying TEFL certificates, it is even more vital to ensure that you have received the certification from a reputable company and that you have completed the proper course. To help all our students we have created employer verification page. All TEFL certificates received from the TEFL Institute of Ireland after March 2019 are given a unique verification number. You can simply input the certificate number on our website and the applicant’s name, qualification, and training hours completed will appear. You can sleep better not worrying about your qualification and your employer have instant access to validate your certificate. It's a win-win.

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The Benefits of Teaching Online



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Teach English Online Advice

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