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TEFL Courses in Glasgow

Change your life with a TEFL qualification

Whether you’re serious about beginning a fulfilling career in teaching or you simply want to swap the daily grind for a taste of adventure, TEFL could be for you. Whoever you are, our TEFL course in Glasgow ensures that you learn everything you need to know about becoming a TEFL teacher. Teaching English abroad is one of the most exciting and rewarding ways to travel and what’s more, you can earn money along the way!

Courses in Glasgow

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Find the best TEFL course for you

One size does not fit all when it comes to TEFL courses. Choose from a 20 hour weekend classroom course or a 30 hour weekday classroom course all the way up to our Premier 150 hour combined online and classroom course, there really is something for everyone. Choose between a 2 or 3 day intensive classroom TEFL course in Glasgow and top up your training with online courses which can be completed from anywhere in the world.

The majority of TEFL employers look for potential teachers to possess an internationally recognised certificate of at least 120 hours of TEFL training from an accredited provider so we highly recommend selecting a Premier course if you want to maximise your TEFL CV.

Upcoming TEFL courses in Glasgow


What you can expect from the Glasgow TEFL course

With a helping hand from a highly qualified and experienced TEFL professional, you will learn all about TEFL teaching methods, how to teach skills and grammar lessons and tips on classroom management. TEFL teaching is all about getting the students as involved and engaged as possible so expect to be involved in lots of hands-on activities! You’ll even get the chance to put your teaching to practise by planning your own lesson and teaching your peers.

What's included

 Printed TEFL certificate included FREE

 FREE coursebook

 Reference letter

 Exclusive access to the TEFL Job Centre

CV and application support

Tutor Profiles

Our TEFL courses in Glasgow are normally taught by our fantastic course tutor Simon

  • Simon


    Glasgow , Scotland

    Simon is degree qualified and he has taught all over; in Paris, Beijing, New York, Harrogate, even Paisley and Glasgow. Simon is also a qualified CELTA trainer with a Trinity College certificate and diploma.

Student Reviews


Please click on the question to view the answer.

A: All of our students gain exclusive, free, lifetime access to our TEFL Job Center where we advertise teaching positions all over the world.
A: Yes, all required coursebooks and PDFs are included in the price of the course.

Monday (9am to 6pm)

Unit 1 - Warmers
Introducing yourself, getting to know each other, reducing inhibitions

Unit 2 - Classroom management
Arranging the classroom and managing your students

Unit 3 - Getting the students to speak
Inventive ways to elicit from the students, using pictures, mime and gesture

Unit 4 - Introduction to grammar
A first look at some of the English tenses. What is the Present Perfect exactly?

Unit 5 - Foreign language lesson
A beginner's lesson: find out what it's like to be on the receiving end

Unit 6 - Controlled Practice
Practice activities: why we use them and some ideas for the classroom

Unit 7 - Free Practice
Using role play and other activities to bring your lessons to life

Unit 8 - Games
How games can improve the learning experience

Unit 9 - More warmers
More ideas for the classroom

Unit 10 - Functions
Teaching everyday English words and phrases

Unit 11 - Lesson planning, preparation & practice
How to plan a TEFL lesson & giving your first lesson

Tuesday (9am to 6pm)

Unit 12 - More warmers
A little warmer for your second day

Unit 13 - Needs analysis & understanding levels
Assessing new students and understanding different levels of students

Unit 14 - Pronunciation
The sounds, stress, intonation & rhythm of the English language

Unit 15 - Correcting errors
How and when to correct in the classroom.

Unit 16 - Teaching Skills
How to teach reading & listening in the classroom

Unit 17 - Grammar
A more in-depth look into tenses (Warning! Includes fun!)

Wednesday (9am to 6pm)

Unit 18 - Teaching young learners
Strategies & ideas for teaching young learners

Unit 19 - Finding work abroad
How to find your first teaching English job.

Final teaching practice

A: You will have an hour break for lunch and a few 10 minute breaks during the day for refreshments.
A: A minimum of 5 and a maximum of 20.
A: No, you don’t need to have done any previous training before the classroom course.
A: Regardless of whether you want to teach adults or children, our Glasgow TEFL course is designed to give you an excellent grounding in TEFL and prepared you step into your first TEFL class with confidence.

Our approach

It’s hands on! During our TEFL Glasgow courses our experienced trainers explain and demonstrate where appropriate but we make sure our students get involved as much as possible. The best way to learn to TEFL is to TEFL, so look forward to lesson planning, games and taking part in activities created by other people on the course.

You will create your very own lessons and have the chance to teach your peers. The course will enable you to fully understand how to adapt your lessons to suit different age groups and English levels.  

The topics of classroom activities vary greatly from lesson to lesson, so no matter what your educational/professional background, you will have something interesting to bring to the course.

Course location

Novotel Hotel
181 Pitt Street
G2 4DT