Full course description

Course Date:

May 1 - Aug 31, 2017

Duration:

4 weeks

Commitment:

6 hrs total

Requirement:

See below

Course Type:

Self-paced

Credential:

Badge, Certificate (paid)

Description

TESOL Foundation Program is designed for the students that are willing to become language teachers, and for the experienced teachers that are hoping to upgrade their teaching skills. The program covers grammar structure, conversation activities, methodologies, pedagogical skills, class management, class psychology, updated technology in the classroom, online medium education, social media interactions, and much more. Participants can enroll for free, but to be certified through TESOL Canada, some fees will apply. For the best results, enjoy the material, complete all assignments, engage in group discussions, participate in the final exam, and keep up with the schedule.

Objectives

TESOL Foundation Program prepares participants to receive their TESOL Certification and start a real world teaching practice. Upon successful completion of the TESOL Foundation program, students will have gained proficiency in teaching General English to Adults in recreational and social settings such as language schools, and will be prepared to move on to Advanced TESOL to Teach Academic English TAE classes and to Teach English to Children TEC.


Requirements: A Bachelor degree is required. Mature students may be accepted with high school diploma. Non-native English speakers must demonstrate their fluency through successful results in IELTS, TOEFL, or TELPE the TESOL English Language Proficiency Exam (Free-Online).


Target Audience: This program is excellent for individuals willing to start a teaching career, changing professions, and even existing teachers that wish to update their teaching skills. If you like to teach abroad, or in USA & Canada teaching to immigrants and foreign students, this program is for you.


Course is offered by the TESOL Foundation.

Course Instructors

Siavash Valizadeh

Siavash Valizadeh, Ph.D. Edu

President, CEO

TESOL Canada introduces the most advanced teaching standards to ESL teachers aiming to teach the English language in Canada, U.S.A, and Overseas. Our mission is to establish teaching standards and education equilibrium among 1000's of colleges, language schools, and teachers worldwide. Providing the TESOL Foundation free of charge will enable millions of teachers to access TESOL Canada resources and standards that could benefit their students globally. This course is also a great opportunity for new teachers to learn about TESOL and obtain their certifications.