Are you ready to teach English abroad? UNI-Prep Institute offers two online TESOL programs, both of which will qualify you to teach English abroad in virtually every country in the world. Below you will find additional information on our TESOL Certificate and TESOL Diploma programs. TESOL stands for Teachers of English to Students of Other Languages and is the minimum qualification that an individual needs to qualify to work as an English language teacher in any country around the world. At the end of our course, students can choose whether they will receive the TESOL or TEFL qualification as the course meets the requirements of both.
TESOL Course Comparison
Tutor SupportOur experienced tutors are available to answer any questions that you may have as you are progressing through the course. If you require further explanation about a topic or have any other general questions, feel free to contact them. They are there to help you successfully pass and complete the program!
Video LessonsOur experienced Instructors have created a variety of video lessons to supplement the rest of the material. They are designed to be fun and help present the information visually to make the learning experience easier and more enjoyable for you.
Job SupportWe provide a Job Search Guide as part of the course which gives students all of the tools they need to begin applying to jobs even before they complete the course. We have also partnered with schools and recruiters around the world that regularly hire our graduates through our internal job board. Further, we have partnered with ESL Jobs Lounge – a job board specifically for English teachers.
Practicum (Optional)We offer students the option of incorporating a 20-hour practicum into your chosen program. While this is not required to complete the course, we make it available for anyone who wishes to include a practicum component to his or her program. The practicum option is included in the price of the course. After registering in the course, contact us for additional information on how to incorporate the practicum.
Accredited & Internationally RecognizedUNI-Prep Institute is one of the largest TESOL & TEFL course providers worldwide and the UNI-Prep name is trusted internationally. Our TESOL Certificate and TESOL Diploma programs are accredited by ACCREDITAT.
Electronic Certificate (PDF)An electronic certificate (in PDF format) will be e-mailed to you immediately upon successful completion of the course. You can print out this certificate or e-mail it to employers while you’re waiting for the hard copy to arrive via mail.
Free Shipping WorldwideUNI-Prep offers free shipping of your certificate internationally via regular mail. We are not aware of any other TESOL/TEFL course provider that offers free shipping. Most providers charge a surprise fee to ship the certificate and only inform students the fee after they complete the course. Students can also choose to pay for expedited shipping of their certificate via FedEx or DHL.
Choice of TESOL or TEFL on CertificateAfter completing the course, you will choose whether you wish your certificate to indicate the TESOL designation or the TEFL designation. We offer students this option because some employers prefer one over the other, although there is no longer and real difference between the designations.
Teaching GrammarBecoming comfortable with teaching grammar to English learners can be difficult. This section focuses solely on how to teach grammar to students and provides great tips and resources to help you become proficient.
Letter of RecommendationThis letter is a great reference to show potential employers! It is issued on official UNI-Prep letterhead and signed by either an Instructor or Executive Member attesting to the education completed by the student. The letter also recommends the graduate for suitable positions. The letter is provided electronically via e-mail.
Teaching English OnlineTeaching English online from the comfort of your own home is becoming one of the most popular ways of teaching English. This specialization covers the fundamentals of teaching English online and how it differs from teaching in a traditional classroom setting. It also discusses employment opportunities, along with how to set up your own business offering English lessons. Learn more about this specialization.
Teaching Young Learners (TEYL)This specialization covers fundamentals and best practices of teaching English to young learners, which are typically students under the age of 15. Learn more about this specialization.
Teaching TeenagersThis specialization covers fundamentals and best practices of teaching English to teenagers, which are typically students between the ages of 13 to 18. Learn more about this specialization.
Teaching AdultsThis specialization covers fundamentals and best practices of teaching English to adults, which are typically students over the age of 18. Learn more about this specialization.
Teaching Grammar Part 2This specialization expands further upon methodologies and best practices of teaching grammar to English learners. Learn more about this specialization.
Teaching Beginner StudentsThis specialization covers fundamentals and best practices of teaching English to beginner-level students of all ages. Learn more about this specialization.
Teaching Advanced StudentsThis specialization covers fundamentals and best practices of teaching English to advanced-level students of all ages. Learn more about this specialization.
Teaching Business EnglishThe Certificate in Teaching Business English course is a specialization course for those intending to focus on teaching Business English, or those who want to broaden the disciplines of English that they can teach. Business English is the most demanded specialization currently in the market. Learn more about this specialization.
Teaching TOEFL StudentsThis specialization covers fundamentals and best practices of teaching English to students preparing to take the TOEFL exam. Learn more about this specialization.
Teaching IELTS StudentsThis specialization covers fundamentals and best practices of teaching English to students preparing to take the IELTS exam. Learn more about this specialization.
Why Should You Choose UNI-Prep to be Your TESOL Provider?
This short video gives some of the many reasons why UNI-Prep offers the best TESOL Certificate and TESOL Diploma programs. Get TESOL & TEFL qualified and teach English overseas!
This video covers topics such as:
✔ What is the difference between the TESOL Certificate and Diploma?
✔ What are the entry requirements to teach English abroad?
✔ Do I need to have teaching experience to teach English overseas?
What People Are Saying
“Uni-Prep Institute is first-rate. The TESOL Diploma program features excellent teachers who help you master teaching strategies and develop skills on your feet in the classroom. I have learned just how valuable this training is and I am delighted to recommend them."
“Taking the TESOL Certificate course with UNI-Prep was a wise decision. It's the cheapest program available and I could take it at my free time. I'm planning on also taking the TESOL Diploma with them. I definitely recommend this school to study at."