Should you buy a Groupon TEFL course?

We’re guessing that if you’re looking to get TEFL qualified it’s because you want to find a job teaching English, so you’re going to want to make sure that the course you take will give you the best chance of finding a great teaching position. Occasionally, we’re asked by someone why they should pay for…

Visa Crackdowns and TEFL

Reports of visa crackdowns – often in China, South Korea, and Thailand – spark panic every so often within the TEFL community. It can be troubling to hear about teachers being detained and even deported, particularly when these teachers may have thought everything was in order with their visa. Within the last year we’ve heard…

How to Avoid TEFL Scams and Bad Employers

Sadly, there are people out there looking to take advantage of newly-qualified EFL teachers excited to land their first teaching position abroad. It’s understandable to be worried about TEFL scams but the reality is there are very few out there in comparison to the thousands of legitimate jobs advertised online. Nonetheless, it’s important to be…

TEFL and Volunteering

There are many options available to you once you become TEFL qualified – you could teach adults or children in language schools, teach English online, tutor, work in summer camps, and more! Not all of our graduates have had the goal of finding paid work, however, and some have gained their qualification with the aim…

Are there age restrictions for TEFL?

Am I too young to TEFL? Am I too old to TEFL? We’re here to answer your age-related TEFL questions! There are no strict age limits for TEFL across the board but that’s not to say there aren’t some things you should be aware of if you’re an especially young or more mature aspiring EFL…

GDPR and TEFL Org UK

We take great care at TEFL Org UK with our customers’ information and data, and we’ve always aimed to uphold the highest standards of security and follow best practices when managing your course. With the upcoming changes in data protection regulations coming from GDPR’s implementation later this month, we wanted to share some information with…