Trinity TESOL

Certificate of English Language Teaching to Adults


150 Hours


CertTESOL International Certificate – Level 5 UKNQF (Equivalent to second undergraduate degree)

Entry Requirement

IELTS 7 or equivalent

Who is it for

Teachers of English as a foreign Language

Course Content and Mode Assessment

  • Unit 1: Teaching skills, assessed through:
    • Tutors' evaluation of six hours of teaching with real learners
    • A journal including trainees' own lesson plans, with self- and tutor-evaluation
    • A journal covering trainees' reflective comments following observation of four hours of ESOL teaching by experienced teachers
  • Unit 2: Language awareness including grammar and phonology, assessed through:
    • A test or practical project
    • Ongoing use of spoken and written English
  • Unit 3: Learner profile, assessed through:
    • The preparation of a simple linguistic profile and needs analysis, including some basic phonemic transcription, of a single learner
    • The planning of, and reflection on, a one-to-one lesson
    • The preparation of recommendations for the learner's future language development
  • Unit 4: Materials assignment, assessed through:
    • Written rationale for the development of one piece of teaching material
    • Written evaluation of use of this in classroom teaching
    • Interview with a Trinity moderator to discuss the above and the ways in which materials development is beneficial to the development of teaching skills
  • Unit 5: Unknown language, assessed through:
    • A journal covering trainees' reflective comments on four hours' tuition in an unknown language from the point of view of the beginner, including an analysis of the key aspects of methods and classroom management that affect the learner positively and negatively.
      *Selected modified units that suits trainees' needs and role will covered based on the Overall Progression Report of Phase One.

Course Report

Upon the completion, a Trainee shall receive the following reports and documents:

  • Course results.
  • Overall end-of-course report.
  • International CertTESOL certificate of completion to each trainee.

Course Prospects

  • Internationally recognized EL Qulification.
  • Ability to top up to prestigious Dip-TESOL.

Delivered in

  • Greenwich - London.
  • London Central.
  • Brighton.
  • Oxford.

How to apply

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+965 222 73 767
+44 203 608 6081 ext. 101