Learn 120-hour TESOL Certificate with International Open Academy 

120-hour TESOL Certificate
120-hour TESOL Certificate

Gain the freedom to work from home or travel the world while working by teaching English online or in the classroom.

Do you want to teach English, either at home, online, or abroad, but you’re not sure where to start? Our  TESOL Certification course is fully accredited, internationally recognized, and will give you the tools you need to be successful as a teacher of English as a Second Language!

TESOL means Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages, and is sometimes referred to as a TEFL certificate - which means Teaching English as a Foreign Language. With a TESOL/TEFL certificate, you show the schools that you’re applying to that you know how to teach - from lesson planning and classroom management to theory and pedagogical techniques.

You can get your 120 hour TESOL certificate online through IOA, at your own pace, in the comfort of your own home!

Start your accredited TESOL certification online now - your first step to being an English teacher. Where will you go from there? You decide! 

Start your English teaching career now

Who is this course for?

International Open Academy TESOL/TEFL course is perfect for you if you:

  • are fluent in English and have an interest in teaching

  • don't have any formal qualifications or previous experience (you don’t need them to study with us)

This course will enable you to:

  • learn new skills

  • start a new career

  • enhance your resume

  • or upgrade your talents if you're looking for a promotion or raise

You are going to learn:

  • How to motivate students who are new to the English language.

  • How to use a student’s primary language to teach them a new language.

  • The basics of linguistics, which will help bridge the gap between the students’ primary language and English.

  • All the reading, writing, speaking, and listening skills you will need to impart in your students.

  • Basic pedagogical techniques

  • Classroom management strategies

  • How to get hired abroad

Career path

After completing this course, you could:

  • Get a job at an English academy anywhere in the world

  • Work as an Au Pair, nanny, or childminder

  • Teach private one-on-one lessons

  • Teach English online

  • Gain a better understanding of English and the teaching of language, to improve your own language studies