120-hour TEFL Certificate Package
Combine the 100-hour TEFL certificate course with the 20-hour Teaching English to Young Learners specialist
The 120-hour Specialized TEFL Certificate course combines the core TEFL course with the 20-hour Teaching English to Young Learners specialist. 90% of gap-year teachers are hired to teach English to young learners, so this online TEFL course will give you the training and credentials that you need to teach English and travel.
Testimonial – Erik Sorenson – Teaching in South Korea: “I found the 120-hour TEFL certificate program challenging and rewarding. This course allowed me to gain a proper understanding of the concepts and methods that work in the ESL classroom. This TEFL course helped me to better organize my classes and ultimately benefit my students”.
The first 100 hours covers grammar, phonology, and a core methodology module. By the end of the core TEFL course, you will know how to create a grammar lesson plan using the Communicative Approach. The next 20 hours will prepare you to manage a class full of rowdy kids! The 20-hour TEYL module will teach you how to use effective techniques for teaching fun and engaging classes for children and teenagers.
Testimonial – Kevin Leahy – Teaching in China: “As a working professional with a very full schedule, I have to make the best of my limited time. I’m grateful that OnTESOL offered the environment and flexibility to do so. I found my tutor to be extremely capable and helpful in guiding me through the process of learning the TEFL course, and he always sent me timely, constructive feedback. I also found the TEFL certificate course and assignments to be well-structured and effective”.
120-hour TEFL Certificate Syllabus:
The first 100 hours are the same as the 100-hour TEFL course:
Module 1: World of ELT and Study Skills
Based on the MindTools Website. One final assignment on study skills.
Module 2a: Grammar
- Parts of Speech
- Parts of a Sentence
- Adjectives- Determiners and Articles
- Ideas for teaching grammar
Module 2b: Phonology
- Introduction to Phonology
- Introduction to Phonemes
- Getting to Know the Anatomy of the Mouth
- Vowels, diphthongs and triphthongs
- Sentence Stress
- Teaching pronunciation
Module 3: Core TEFL Methodology
- The First Class
- Approaches to Language Teaching
- The Communicative Approach
- Teaching Grammar
- How to Write a Lesson Plan
- Teaching Speaking
The last 20 hours include all the topics offered in the 20-hour Teaching to Young Learners Specialist course:
Module 4: TEYL
- First Language Acquisition
- Language Learning vs Acquisition
- Teaching Grammar to Young Learners
- Lesson Planning for Young Learners
- Teaching Pronunciation to Young Learners
- Storytelling in the ESL classroom
There are 5 tasks in this course, including a full TEYL lesson plan.
Earn an internationally recognized 120-hour TEFL Certificate with a special endorsement in Teaching English to Young Learners endorsement! The TEFL certificate and transcript are issued by Coventry House International-OnTESOL. You may also apply for ACTDEC Level 2 accreditation after completing this online TEFL course.
Testimonial – Olivia Bourgine – Teaching in Spain: “I can safely say I had a great experience with OnTESOL. The course hit all the right areas. My tutor was very helpful and her comments have truly been useful”.