WHY YOU NEED TEFL CERTIFICATION

For every knowledge-driven individual great value and importance is attached to minute opportunity to learn. These individuals usually accrue to themselves immeasurable achievements and exposure in different walks of life. Teaching English as a career requires consistent, persistent, inquisitive instinct of the practitioners in addition to innate individual teaching potentials. One of the ways of developing oneself in this regard is through taking professional courses, attending conferences, seminars and workshop and wide research on the in-things in teaching and learning. An example of these professional courses is TEFL (Teaching English as a Foreign Language). TEFL, TESL or TESOL are all acronyms for Teaching English as A Foreign Language. The terms are interchangeable because it means the same. It is a course designed to expose teachers, or prospective teachers, to the latent skills and idea in the English language teaching and learning profession. It is built to illustrate the paradigm shift of teaching English from the conventional approach to teaching a language to the Communicative Language Teaching Method.

 

More so, statistical evidence has shown that one of the lucrative jobs in the world today is teaching English, especially for teachers with certifications such as TEFL or TESOL. It metamorphosed from mere obtaining a degree in education to obtaining recognized certification in teaching. Schools, institutions and organizations place high value on communication skills of their employees that is why TEFL in addition to some language proficiency tests such as TOEFL, IELTS, etc., are usually required for teaching opportunities in different countries of the world.

 

This indeed is a great opportunity for you to key-in to the world of teaching and experience the immense benefits that await you.

 

WHY LAGOS?

Due to its rapidly growing industrial development, Lagos has become the most modern city in Nigeria.

Whether you register for the TEFL course in London, New York, Paris or Lagos, the 120-Hour TEFL Certification course in Lagos is exactly the same program class by class.

It is centrally located and offers easy access from everywhere in Africa.

The TEFL course features high-quality job-placement support.

It offers all Africans who could not or cannot obtain visas to the U.S., the UK or the EU an easy access to a high-quality TEFL training program and the resulting benefits of employment as a TEFL teacher worldwide.

Taking the TEFL course in Lagos will save you time, money and incredible headaches when dealing with Western embassies.

Our worldwide accredited TEFL certificate is accepted by schools around the world. It’s the type of TEFL certification the highest paying schools want to see.

Do you need some more reasons to come to Lagos?

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ACCREDITATION & AFFILIATION

The State Department of the U.S. has authenticated our organization’s accreditation under the company registration number 27-2153782.

Chartered College of Teaching, UK

International TEFL Training Institute is actively engaged in the work of the Chartered College of Teaching (formerly The College of Teachers) of the U.K., a professional membership body for the teaching profession. It enables iTTi to work with teachers and educators around the world to affect change across the education landscape. Being involved opens an unprecedented opportunity for iTTi to not only help develop the U.K.’s Chartered College of Teaching but also to join them in shaping the future of the teaching profession.  Membership info:  Professional Affiliate.

ACTFL – American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages

International TEFL Training Institute is part of ACTFL—the American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages.  It is an organization concerned with the improvement of language instruction in the U.S.  ACTFL sets benchmarks, educates language teachers and unites the creative forces of their members in in the pursuit of making U.S. education excellent.  In our work,  ACTFL has profoundly influenced some of the content creation for our TEFL courses and contributed to making them up to date with new advances in language teaching.

 

It is through our work that ACTFL not only impacts the U.S. but all participating

members of our organization in many countries.

Member ID: 192021

EUROPEAN  GLOBAL  SCHOOL

iTTi’s TEFL Program has been duly validated for credit transfer purposes by the European Global School - Paris, France, through its official academic affiliate, Bangkok School of Management, Thailand.

 

Graduates of our TEFL programs (with onsite teaching practicum) can apply for an accelerated master’s program, facilitated by the Bangkok School of Management, with the degree awarded by EGS.   The university is accredited by ASIC in the U.K., an accrediting body for international colleges & universities.   ASIC itself is accredited by the British Council and the government of the U.K.  EGS is also registered with and accredited by the French government to award bachelors’, masters’ and PhD degrees.   In the U.S., EGS is registered as European Global University and authenticated by the State Department of the U.S. as an international college with the right to award degrees.

IATEFL

International TEFL Training Institute is member of IATEFL. The International Association of Teachers of English as a Foreign Language was founded in the UK in 1967; it now has over 3,500 members in more than 100 countries worldwide. As a member, ITTI is able to develop opportunities for international networking and professional advancement in the EFL field, continuously improve the quality of its courses and publications, as well as offer a supportive and caring environment thanks to the exchange of information accomplished by  the membership in this international organization.

 

IATEFL membership number: 28391

TESOL International

Our TEFL training organization is part of the TESOL International Association that aims to deepen respect for the TESOL profession, its practitioners, and the profession's student constituency. TESOL's advocacy program addresses issues that affect the profession worldwide and offers English language educators the opportunity to get involved.

 

Membership ID: 256374

TESOL Latam

As part of TESOL Latam, we recognize education as an essential factor in professional success and the key for improvement of teaching English in South America.  In 2015, the first TESOL conference was organized in South America, starting a campaign to improve the quality of English instructions all over Latin America.  In order to achieve a higher level of English proficiency among the students, TESOL Latam started to heavily promote teacher education and continuing development.

We are part of TESOL Latam because Latin American countries face the same problems in the field of English language teaching and learning as other countries around the world and seek better results in learners’ English proficiency and teachers’ professional development.  As a teacher training organization, our impact on Latin American teachers is priceless, as we directly contribute to their overall improvement in teaching English.

Paris American Academy

iTTi is part of Paris American Academy, registered by the Académie de Paris, as a private institution of higher learning under the 12th July, 1875 jurisdiction. Centered less than a kilometer from Notre-Dame cathedral in the famous Latin quarter, the Academy draws upon Paris’ cultural and artistic heritage in making the city it’s campus.

TESOL France

iTTi is the only TEFL/TESOL training organization that operates a successful school in Paris, France.  We are part of TESOL France, an affiliate of TESOL Inc. and IATEFL, a non-profit organization of teachers of English in France. Its purposes are to stimulate professional development, to disseminate information about research, books and other materials related to English,

to strengthen the quality of English instruction all over France and to inspire research for the benefit.

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