TEFL and TESOL are all courses taken to provide the required certification that approves one as a qualified English teacher. They provide great professional opportunities across the world to the fluent and native English speakers who get the certifications. TEFL refers to teaching English as a foreign language while TESOL in full means teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages. TESOL refers to the certification awarded to qualify one to teach in non-native English speakers in the native English speaking countries.
What is TEFL?
A TEFL certification is a teaching in English as a Foreign language qualification. It is globally recognized and qualifies the holders to teach English abroad and is critical in any international teaching job’s applications. This certificate can be used in the following ways:
Qualification for teaching opportunities. In most countries the minimum qualifications include a TEFL certificate and a bachelor’s degree.
Gain the required teaching skills needed abroad. This course refreshes the learner’s grammar, concepts and so much more. It prepares the individual to teach the language skills and enables proper planning of lessons for the students to be.
To stand out in applications. In situations where the TEFL certificate is not a necessity, having one will push you to the top of the list.
To ask for a higher salary in better and more reputable institutions.