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Do you often find yourself complaining about your job and daydreaming of sunnier climes? Why not make those dreams a reality and teach English abroad? If you are a native speaker of English, or can at least speak English fluently, you have what it takes to be a TEFL teacher!
An internationally recognised TEFL certificate is your passport to a job as a teacher of English as a foreign language; so don’t put your dreams on hold any longer.
You do not need any previous teaching experience to do a TEFL Brighton course with us. However, our courses are also suitable for qualified primary and secondary teachers who are looking to launch a career in TEFL teaching, so we provide our students with an extensive range of TEFL courses to choose from.
Our 20 hour weekend TEFL courses in Brighton can be combined with online study to maximise your TEFL training experience. Most employers look for candidates to have completed at least 120 hours of TEFL training. Certain employers may require 140 hours, so we highly recommend our longer combined courses to keep as many doors open as possible for when it comes to finding TEFL employment.
We provide 20 hour weekend TEFL courses in Brighton on selected dates throughout the year. This 2 day classroom intensive TEFL training course provides you with all the tools needed to become an excellent TEFL teacher.
Expect to be in a classroom setting with a group of like-minded people, learning about TEFL teaching methods, how to teach English grammar and vocabulary effectively with confidence and much more!
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Our TEFL course tutors are all highly qualified and experienced TEFL industry professionals. Our TEFL courses in Brighton are normally held by Asif and Michela.
Asif has a degree in applied Linguistics and in Secondary Education. Over his 10 years as a teacher, he has worked across Europe and Asia and also the Middle East!
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If you do not have any previous teaching experience, we recommend at least 120 hours of training to ensure you are as confident and well versed in TEFL as possible for when you step into your first lesson. A minimum of 120 hours of training also makes you eligible for the widest range of TEFL jobs as this is a requirement for many employers.
Weekend TEFL Course Contents
The 20-hour Weekend TEFL Course will cover:
Unit 1 - WarmersIntroducing yourself, getting to know each other, reducing inhibitions
Unit 2 - Classroom managementArranging the classroom and managing your students
Unit 3 - Getting the students to speakInventive ways to elicit from the students, using pictures, mime and gesture
Unit 4 - Introduction to grammarA first look at some of the English tenses. What is the Present Perfect exactly?
Unit 5 - Foreign language lessonA beginner's lesson: find out what it's like to be on the receiving end
Unit 6 - Controlled PracticePractice activities: why we use them and some ideas for the classroom
Unit 7 - Free PracticeUsing role play and other activities to bring your lessons to life
Unit 8 - GamesHow games can improve the learning experience
Unit 9 - More warmersMore ideas for the classroom
Unit 10 - FunctionsTeaching everyday English words and phrases
Unit 11 - Lesson planning, preparation & practiceHow to plan a TEFL lesson & giving your first lesson
Unit 12 - More warmersA little warmer for your second day
Unit 13 - Needs analysis & understanding levelsAssessing new students and understanding different levels of students
Unit 14 - PronunciationThe sounds, stress, intonation & rhythm of the English language
Unit 15 - Correcting errorsHow and when to correct in the classroom
Unit 16 - Teaching SkillsHow to teach reading & listening in the classroom
Unit 17 - GrammarA more in-depth look into tenses (Warning! Includes fun!)
Unit 18 - Lesson planning, preparation & practiceGive your Second TEFL lesson
Unit 19 - Finding work abroadHow to find your first teaching English job
It’s hands on! Our TEFL course in Brighton will allow you to practice your lesson planning skills and even deliver your very own mini TEFL lesson to your peers.
You will create your very own lessons and have the chance to teach your peers. During the course you will learn how to adapt to be able to teach different age groups and ability levels.
Our TEFL course in Brighton is suitable for complete beginners and qualified teachers alike, so don't worry if you don't have any experience in teaching.
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