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The directory of 76 TEFL course providers from over fifty countries has 5,646 moderated reviews to help you find the ESL teacher training program that meets your needs.

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Recent Reviews

The 20 most recent school reviews submitted by course graduates.


Elahe Ainehdinipour 3 days ago
I moved to Canada during the pandemic, and in order to continue my 10 year long teaching career, I needed a certificate recognized by TESL Canada. So… read more


Joshua 4 days ago
The AVSE course in Ho Chi Minh city more then met my expectations. The accommodations that they provided were comfortable. The guest house owner was… read more

Maximo Nivel

Avery Kirk 5 days ago
The TEFL Certification course at Máximo Nivel in Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica was one of the best experiences of my entire life. In four weeks I… read more

Maximo Nivel

Andy Pinnow 6 days ago
I cannot say enough good things about this program. Coming to Manuel Antonio to get a TEFL certification, I honestly wasn't sure exactly what to… read more

Maximo Nivel

Sofia Coelho 6 days ago
I loved everything about the program and my experience with Maximo Nivel. From the warm welcome of the front desk to the encouragement and support of… read more

The TEFL Institute

Sonya 1 week ago
I have completed a few courses with the TEFL Institute of Ireland. I found all to be extremely well presented with up to date content, great tips.… read more

The TEFL Institute

Kate 1 week ago
I recently completed the 30 hour teaching online course. I found the content of the course to be practical and easy to understand and hope to apply… read more


Briana Thomas 1 week ago
Wonderful program! Being a full-time mom and already having a full-time job, the flexibility to be able to take courses in my own time was essential.… read more

Teaching House

Kerstin Jones 1 week ago
The CELTA course with Teaching House exceeded my expectations by far - it was extremely well organised and the tutors were great. I learnt a lot over… read more

The TEFL Institute

Clarise Lim 1 week ago
Each module of the course was well organized, and many helpful links to videos and resources were provided throughout the course. I appreciated that… read more

Global English TESOL

Stephen Herbert 2 weeks ago
I have just completed the 120-hour TESOL course with 10 hours of practical teaching, and I really enjoyed the experience. I think this Global… read more


Christine 2 weeks ago
There were a lot of TEFL courses to choose from, but I'm glad I chose myTEFL! They offer a recommendation letter at the end, which is unique from… read more

Oxford TEFL

Maromi Koga 2 weeks ago
Online TEFL Starter Course that I completed is an excellent course for several reasons. First, as an English teacher at a secondary school, I could… read more

The TEFL Academy

Indie 2 weeks ago
The TEFL course was a great course for learning to teach ESL. I thoroughly enjoyed the content, it taught me a lot more than what was offered at high… read more

TEFL Trainer

Isaac Lee-Roy Meyer 2 weeks ago
This course was truly an eye opener into what I would like to potentially do one day and Julia assisted me so well with all the questions . I enjoyed… read more

The TEFL Academy

mbp 2 weeks ago
I am totally satisfied with the Level 5 TEFL Course I have just completed, as it gave me the opportunity to have an extensive insight on the subject… read more

The TEFL Academy

I completed the Level 5 TEFL 168-hours combined Course. I was very pleased with how much material was given. There was also a lot of resources… read more

The TEFL Academy

Glen Muller 2 weeks ago
The TEFL Academy Qualif 5 course amply prepares one to teach English as a 2nd language. As far as the teaching practice is concerned, it was limited… read more

Vantage TEFL Certification

Soh Chai Joo 2 weeks ago
When I decided to make a career switch to teaching, I set a few goals for myself to achieve within a given timeline. One of those goals was to get… read more

Premier TEFL

Justine 2 weeks ago
I got the 168 Hour TEFL Course 3 years ago and didn't finish it until now. Big thanks to Sandra who is really helpful and she was even replying to my… read more
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