English Council Cert-TESOL course

English Council Cert-TESOL course: Level 2: This course is for people who have completed the Introduction course or one of equal value or have teaching experience and wish to proceed as a fully qualified teacher of English as a Second Language anywhere in the world.

The English Council Level two course is a full Certificate TESOL course: Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages. EC Cert TESOL could be your passport to travel anywhere in the world, to be able to teach others what is now basically, the world language. Completion of this course will open up many opportunities for you to take up your first post as a teacher of English as a Second Language and will give you a firm foundation for self-evaluation and further professional development. To qualify for the EC Cert TESOL, trainees must undertake the course with full commitment and complete all assignments, including teaching practice, to the required standard set by the English Council’s Examination Board.

Trainees must be at least 18 years old and at this stage, they must demonstrate a high level of spoken English, with the ability to explain and model it to others, whether or not English is their first language. The course is designed to equip trainees with a good grounding in all the 4 skills; Listening, Reading, Writing and Speaking, plus the knowledge needed to give them the ability to teach: adults, teenager and children English whether they are advanced and need extra help or are complete beginners. On completion of this course trainees will receive a certificate of TESOL along with a checkable record of actual teaching practice (the most valuable aspect of any TESOL course) The EC TESOL course consists of 10 (classroom or online) modules, 10 assignments, 5 hours of observed teaching (classroom or online) and 10 hours teaching time:

Part 1: of the course is a follow on from the Introduction course, with a more in-depth look at all aspects of ESOL, taking you through all you will need to know, step by step, and allowing you the opportunity to put it all into practice.

Part 2: consists of five hours of observed/monitored classroom/online teaching time (Trainer observing your lesson) Teaching learners of various levels. To include, Lesson planning and monitored feedback.

Part 3: consists of ten hours of classroom/online teaching time. Teaching either Speakers of Other Language or ones from your own language who wish to learn or improve their English in one-to-one and mixed lessons, with lesson planning and student feedback.

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One Response to “English Council Cert-TESOL course”

  1. Miquel Blouin Says:

    Wow, that’s really interesting! I wonder how this varies from what I study at my school. Star Study Academy 725 River Rd, Suite 52, Edgewater, NJ 07020 (201) 943-1050 starstudyacademy.com is where my family and I study english as a second language.