certificate in tefl foundation course
CERTIFICATE IN TEFL FOUNDATION COURSE
The LTTC Certificate in TEFL Foundation Course is available for fast entry into a career in teaching English as a foreign language. Designed for those in a hurry, this initial course and certificate will put you on the road to getting that first job.
The certificate covers the same syllabus as the full Certificate in TEFL - 120 hours but in less depth.
Introduction to Teaching English as a Foreign Language
Methodologies: Behaviourism; Audiolingualism; The ’Natural Way’; Humanistic Approaches.
Terms and definitions
Countable and uncountable nouns
Verbs; Modal and auxiliary
Teaching and Learning Grammar
Presenting a structure
Mistakes and correction
Practice and Production
Words and sentences
How to teach vocabulary
Teaching Productive skills;
Speaking and Writing
Accuracy vs. Fluency
The stages of writing
Teaching receptive skills;
Listening and reading
Different types of listening skills
Teaching listening skills
The stages of reading
Reading activities and materials
Materials and aids :
Using flashcards, pictures and realia
How to organize the board
Using the overhead projector
The use of video
The phonetic chart
Stress, rhythm and intonation
Mother tongue interference
Teaching different types of classes
Pair and group work
The contents of a lesson
The stages of a lesson
Award of Certificate:
This course is open to those with good command of English :
O/Level and A/Level passed students
Good academic background,
Usually any teacher
Anyone interested in Teaching
Assessment and TEFL Certification:
In order to be awarded the Certificate in Teaching English as a Foreign Language, all trainees must commit themselves to meeting the following requirements:
Attend all required workshop sessions
Complete all assignments required by the trainers
Successfully complete a teaching practice program
Demonstrate a prescribed level of competence in relation to each of the five components (pedagogy theory, language awareness, teaching skills, cultural awareness and life skills)
BENEFITS OF TEFL/TESOL COURSE?
There are various perks of completing the interesting TESOL course; the following are few of these:
You get an internationally recognized teacher training certificate
With such a prestigious accreditation you widen your career prospects. You can apply for teacher’s position in private schools, international schools.
You can motivate students better in learning English.
Yet another benefit of TEFL course is it makes you eligible for jobs in the corporate sector as the corporate trainer or accent trainer.
The most fascinating point is TEFL/TESOL gives you the ability and credibility to work overseas
Progress to the following programmes:
Certificate in TEFL Foundation Course - LTTC
Level 5 TEFL 190 Certificate ALAP - UK
TESOL 180 Certificate – CA Institute – Czech Republic - Europe
LEVEL 5 TEFL - OFQUAL Regulated, TQUK Endorsed – London Teacher Training College – UK
LEVEL 7 TESOL Diploma – TQUK Endorsed – London Teacher Training College
LEVEL 6 TEFL Diploma – OFQUAL Regulated – TQUK Endorsed – London Teacher Training College – UK
BA in TEFL - will be coming soon
MA in TEFL - will be coming soon
BA in TESOL - will be coming soon
MA in TESOL - will be coming soon
MA in Professional Development for Language Education - MAPDLE - NILE -ELT / University of Chichester
DELTA - NILE - ELT - UK
Professional Teaching Internship opportunities available through Lanka TEFL:
· Affordable cost
· Accommodation and food (Provided and covered in most countries)
· Access to internship opportunities
· Support with VISA documents and insurance
· Outgoing preparation sessions before the program
( Condition applied )
Initial Registration process:
Step - 1 - You will send your CV by email along with the completed TEFL application form (Downloadable from the website)
Step - 2 - TEFL Institute will check the eligibility requirement for the selected course and confirm you by email.
Step - 3 - Choose your preferred payment plan according to your budget on the given payment plans in the table (A, or B given at the bottom of this page)
Step - 4 -
01.Deposit a non refundable registration fee of Rs.5,000/ to the TEFL bank account and send the scanned bank slip to the TEFL Institute and secure your place in the course Intake and pay the rest in Installment or pay at once.
02.Deposit a down payment of Rs.10,000/ to the TEFL bank account and send scanned bank slip to the TEFL Institute and pay the rest in Installment or pay at once.
03. You can make the full payment at Rs.50,000/ at once to the TEFL bank account and send the scanned bank slip.
Step - 5 - Enrollment confirmation along with an official Invoice or receipt will be sent to you by the TEFL Institute.
Step - 6 - You will then send the following documents by post/courier or handover in person to the TEFL Institute.
- Copy of your National ID or Passport.
- Copy of Birth Certificate
- Educational credentials and copies
- Experienced Certificates
- Recommendation Letters given by the previous employers.
- 04 - Passport size photos
- Copy of your CV
Step - 7 - You will sign the two copies of the school -student contract.Keep one for yourself and send another to the TEFL Institute.
Step - 8 - Information on the first day of the class will be sent to you by the TEFL Institute.