Vantage was established in 2007 and is Thailand’s highest rated TEFL program. They offer a 120-hour, In-Class TEFL course, with 6 hours of observed teaching practice.
Vantage has two university recognitions—both Masters credit bearing. Each TEFL course is externally moderated. Their American validation is from Fairmont State University. Vantage graduates earn 3 Masters level credits.
They provide expert job support. They’ll craft your own Power Resume—resumes that make an impact in the six seconds hiring authorities spend reading them. They’ll coach you on interviewing techniques, handling objections, and job searching strategies.
Vantage is unique in having two major footprints in Asia. They’re Bangkok-based and they have agreements with the largest Thai recruitment agencies that place 100+ teachers in Thai schools every year.
In their TEFL Silk Road program, they offer a guaranteed job in China though their partner institute that has 90+ academies in 17 cities. You’ll start with a US$500 discount on your Vantage TEFL tuition—their most generous special offer. And, once in China, you’ll earn over US$2,550 monthly. You’ll also get a signing bonus of US$860.
You can read a review of their program in the definitive book, “Teaching in Thailand—A Practical System,” Vantage run small class sizes so they can give personalized attention both to individual teacher development and the subsequent job search.
They also offer a 120-hour Combined Course, which blends online curriculum study with the observed practices of live classroom teaching of non-English speaking students.
Vantage graduates are successfully teaching English across Thailand, in China and throughout the world.