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Looking for a TEFL certification course to enhance your experience teaching English abroad? Read reviews written by graduates and hear what they liked and disliked about their program before you dive in.

The directory of 101 TEFL course providers from over fifty countries has 3,945 moderated reviews to help you find the ESL teacher training program that meets your needs.

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Read moderated reviews of onsite TEFL certification courses in the US and abroad. This list includes schools offering standard 120-hour classroom-based ESL teacher training, as well as shorter and longer courses in cool locations worldwide.

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Online Courses

Find the best online TEFL course with our list of teacher training programs reviewed, rated, and recommended by course graduates.

Recent Reviews

The 20 most recent school reviews submitted by course graduates.

The TEFL Academy

Maren Juvastøl 1 day ago
I just completed the Level 5 168hr online course, and I'm all in all very satisfied with this course. But because I took the online course I didn't… read more

The TEFL Academy

Avinash Soni 1 day ago
I recently completed the level 5 168 hour online course which I found to be an overall positive experience. The course work is well structured and… read more

TEFL Trainer

Naomi Szilagyi 1 day ago
I completed my TEFL course in Barcelona. I found the course very practical, I was teaching already from day 2 using the TEFL trainer method. I gained… read more

Maximo Nivel

Pritisha K 3 days ago
Great course! I loved the Hybrid TEFL course in Antigua Guatemala. It gave me more flexibility by having the first half of the class online, so I… read more


R.M.G. 5 days ago
This site and program was horrible and because of this miscommunication on their part they will not refund me $500.00. I did not go abroad and did not… read more

The TEFL Academy

Leilanie Barr 6 days ago
I have just completed the 168 hour Level 5 English Course through the TEFL Academy. I found it to be exhilarating, exciting and very enjoyable. I come… read more

Maximo Nivel

Abigail Armstrong 1 week ago
I can’t say enough great things about my experience with Maximo Nivel in Costa Rica’s TEFL course. The amount of learning in the course was… read more

The TEFL Academy

Jane 1 week ago
The contact session is fantastic. They take a while to get back to you with regards to grades, feedback, and the issuing of certificates. read more

The TEFL Academy

Kelsey Zhu 1 week ago
I am sadly disappointed with my experience at the NYC 20 hr course. I was late to the first day due to a family emergency and was almost sent home… read more

The TEFL Academy

Hailey Hunter 1 week ago
I have just completed the 168 hour course with the TEFL Acadamy and Wow! what a journey. This is something I have always wanted to do but really… read more


Bruce Caplinger 2 weeks ago
I researched for quite some time which online TEFL course would be best, and I can say without hesitation that choosing myTEFL was the best decision I… read more

Maximo Nivel

Kathryn Greeley 2 weeks ago
This course was better than I could have ever imagined! I thought a lot of the material would be redundant considering I studied education in college… read more


Jonathan Ricci 2 weeks ago
myTEFL was a great experience and was super easy to follow. The material was well organized and intelligently written. With a very straight-forward… read more

Global English TESOL

Deborah Evans 3 weeks ago
I have completed three courses with Global English TESOL and am currently working on my fourth. All of the courses I have so far studied have been… read more


Olha Huzerchuk 3 weeks ago
My name is Olha, I am 29 and come from Ukraine. As an English teacher with 8 years of experience I had a choice either to get an international… read more

TEFL Express

Rochelle Liggins 3 weeks ago
Awful online website to deal with, confusing lessons/exams. The Only downloadable teachings were a fragment of what was needed to learn and the… read more

International TEFL and TESOL Training (ITTT)

Victor 4 weeks ago
I have been teaching for about twenty years in primary schools. When I took the 120 hour Tesol course, I did not expect that the course materials were… read more

Vantage TEFL Certification

Rick Sarazin 4 weeks ago
Hello future teachers! I did my due diligence before choosing Vantage TEFL and I did a great job with my research. I can't believe how much I learned… read more

Language House TEFL

Anne Marie Lane 1 month ago
The Language House exceeded all of my expectations. I've never had teachers like this before- teachers who are 100% invested in your growth as a… read more

International TEFL and TESOL Training (ITTT)

Marie-Odile CLOUET 1 month ago
Many,many thanks to ITTT for offering this online course all over the world ! I took the 120 hours combined TEFL course. I mostly enjoyed this… read more
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