TEFL Courses in Thailand
Thailand is one of the most incredible countries in the world to take a TEFL certification course, you will get immersed in the culture, see spectacular places, meet new people and also a lot of courses offer a job guarantee on completion. You can take a TEFL course in places like Bangkok, Chiang Mai, Phuket, Koh Samui and Pataya. Book a course today.
TEFL & TESOL Certification Courses in Thailand
Search reputable and internationally recognised TEFL certification courses in Thailand where you will be given training by tutors with years of experience.
Book a TEFL Qualification in Thailand
There are so many stunning locations where you can take a TEFL course in Thailand which make it an attractive destination to take a teaching course or stay longer. There are TEFL school based throughout the country who offer structured packages including accommodation, flights and support.
To take a TEFL course in Thailand you do not need to know any Thai language and you also do not need any previous teaching experience. It would be helpful to learn to some local phrases (there are language courses available) and most people will speak a little English, Thailand is a very touristy country and local people are very used to seeing and interacting with foreigners. You can apply to join these course far in advance through our website and get everything in place ready before departing for Thailand .
Teaching children is an every increasing market in Thailand and some companies offer optional classes for this and the opportunity to observe children's classes at a local academy. Before booking you might want to organize a personal telephone interview with the director of the TEFL course so you can hear more about courses and discuss all your questions, worries and concerns. You can't find a better place than Thailand to start your journey abroad. Whether it's the first stop on your adventure, or you're looking to make it your home, Thailand is a fantastic place to live and experience another culture.
Location of Courses
Thailand is a huge country and you will need to decide where you would like to study, these are the most popular locations:
TEFL Courses in Bangkok
Bangkok is one of the most popular places in the country to get TEFL certified. It is very busy and interesting city and there are lots of places to explore in your spare time. If city life appeals to you, you won't regret booking a course here.
TEFL Courses in Phuket
We highly recommend taking a TEFL course in Phuket, this is one of the most beautiful areas of the country with white sandy beaches, luxury resorts and lots of activities available for tourists.
TEFL Courses in Chiang Mai
Chiang Mai is a beautiful mountainous city and also the cultural capital of Thailand. Chiang Mai will give you a perfect insight into the traditional Thai culture and bring you in close proximity to the flora and fauna of this nation. There are multiple places to visit in Chiang Mai and also number of activities to participate in. The mountainous terrain bordering the city is home to the indigenous hill tribes where you can go trekking or learn about the local people. In your spare time you could shop for authentic Thai goods, there are big shopping malls and also small roadside markets.
Best Companies to Take a TEFL Course in Thailand
If you have been researching options you will know there is a lot of choice when it comes to companies and courses.
- We highly recommend SEE TEFL who offer a 4 week TEFL course in Chaing Mai with a guaranteed job offer. They also offer a paid TEFL internship in Thailand
- ITTT offer a TEFL course in Phuket
What to Expect
Once you have joined a TEFL course you will meet people from all over the world and this will make it easier to live abroad in South-East Asia. Most TEFL courses in Thailand include a select number of hours of teaching practice, training, language lessons and integration assistance. There is a lot of choice, options include the 120 hour TEFL course which provides you with a qualification to teach anywhere in the world. There are different courses available including flexible and intensive options which can be done over a period of weeks. There is also times spent gaining hands on teaching practice, teaching real students in a real school.
Duration of Courses
Some courses are totally flexible and can last a week whilst there are others which you can join and study for over a month. You could also visit Thailand and take an online course in your own time.
Cost of TEFL Courses in Thailand
To take a TEFL course in Thailand you will need to pay a fee, this generally includes study material, tutoring, language classes and sometimes accommodation.
Prospects After Passing a Course
A lot of course providers in Thailand guaranteed a paid placement after courses, some even have a placement rate of 100%! On completion of a course you can seek employment in Thailand or anywhere in the world.
Help / Advice
If you need any help arranging a TEFL course in Thailand please get in touch.
Thailand TEFL Course Reviews
If you have ever taken a TEFL course in Thailand and would like to review a course or company, write about your experience or share any recommendations please contact us.
"Thailand is an incredible country to study, I'm so happy I decided to take a classroom course rather than an online course. My school help me get my first job afterwards too."
Paul D, London, UK
"I chose to take a TEFL course in Chiang Mai - I loved this city it is so peaceful and relaxing compared to Bangkok. Highly recommended!"
Brian A, Chicago, USA
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