Our graduates range in age from 18 to 70, and are usually between 22 and 50 years old. Typical classes have a mix of males and females from a variety of countries, and backgrounds. On completion you can teach English as a Foreign Language across Thailand and throughout the world. We strive to provide a useful and effective TEFL teacher training program. Our organization also hires dozens of English teachers every year for placement in schools throughout Chiang Mai and Northern Thailand.


The SEE TEFL Program

  • Full TEFL Certification (120 hours)
  • Thai Ministry of Education accreditation
  • ISO 9001:2008 certification ensures world-wide recognition of SEE’s TEFL program
  • 6 1-hour observed teaching practices with real students at a range of levels and ages in local real schools (see caveat below)
  • Cultural awareness training (1 day)
  • Survival Thai language instruction (10 hours)
  • Free Non-immigrant visa assistance
  • Access to the 70 teaching-EFL jobs SEE manages in and around Chiang Mai
  • A job guarantee


TEFL Course Summary

  • 4 weeks in Chiang Mai, Thailand
  • Monday to Friday
  • 9am – 4pm
  • Courses are limited to 20 trainees only. When any course has 20 confirmed participants no more applications for that course will be accepted.
  • Accommodation arrangements can be made on behalf of the student.
  • There is also a volunteer option for those who wish to Volunteer Teach in Thailand
  • This training will prepare the participant for English language classrooms with TEFL certification, cultural awareness training and Thai language instruction. Training takes place in a working language school in Chiang Mai: EFL Learning Centre.



  • Be a native speaker of English or have strong English language skills
  • Be familiar with Microsoft Word or OpenOffice Writer
  • Be adaptable to new and unpredictable situations
  • Be of good character and possess a friendly, patient and flexible personality


Start Dates

  • 9th January
  • 6th February
  • 6th March
  • 17th April 
  • 22nd May
  • 26th June
  • 31st July
  • 28th August
  • 25th September
  • 23rd October
  • 27th November



  • $1,495 USD