120-hour TEFL Certificate Package

Combine the 100-hour TEFL certificate course with the 20-hour Teaching English to Young Learners specialist

TEFL Certificate 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”.

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$150 OFF TEFL Package: $445  Only $299! (Price in Canadian Dollars. Approximately US$225, EU 208, 179 GBP)

A TEFL Certificate Tailored to Gap-Year Teachers!

TEFL certificate course onlineThe 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
      • Nouns
      • Pronouns
      • Adjectives- Determiners and Articles
      • Adverbs
      • Verbs
      • Conjunctions
      • Prepositions
      • Tenses
      • Ideas for teaching grammar

Final test

Module 2b: Phonology

    • Introduction to Phonology
    • Introduction to Phonemes
    • Getting to Know the Anatomy of the Mouth
    • Vowels, diphthongs and triphthongs
    • Consonants
    • Sentence Stress
    • Intonation
    • Teaching pronunciation

Final test

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.

120-hour Specialized TEFL Certificate course

TEFL Certificate and Accreditation

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”. 


This online TEFL course was designed for trainees who need to take a TEFL certificate program at their own pace in order to meet other work or study commitments. The minimum time necessary to complete this TEFL course is 3 weeks. The maximum time given to complete this course is 24 weeks (6 months).

Testimonial – Alia Khan – Teaching in Saudi Arabia: “It was indeed a great learning experience. It helped me understand the English grammar and phonetics in a better way. Practicing lesson plans was very useful as well. Last but not least, I appreciate my tutor from the core of my heart as her wonderful teaching and communication skills allowed me to complete this course with a greater level of understanding. I am grateful to you all”.  

What Will You Learn in a TEFL Certificate Course? Find Free Tutorials on The Communicative Approach and Lesson Planning