TESOL - Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages

Duration510 hours
Pre-requisitesApplicants must attend an interview with the Course Coordinator to determine if this course is suitable. You will be contacted after you submit an online application.
Accredited UnitsDesign and develop resources for TESOL (TESDDR401)
Plan English language lessons (TESPLN402)
Teach English language lessons (TESTCH403)
Work with diverse people (CHCDIV001)
Address adult language, literacy and numeracy skills (TAELLN411)
Work effectively in the international education industry (BSBIND302)
Access resources and support to address foundation skills in vocational practice (TAELLN412)


Do you want to travel the world and get paid? Why not teach English overseas? Would you like to explore career opportunities in teaching ESL or be a private tutor to international students? If so, then this is the course for you!

This course is designed for those who wish to pursue a career in TESOL either in Australia or aboard.

Participants in this course have included the following:
- Teachers of English as a Foreign/Second Language (EFL/ESL) in Australia and overseas
- Qualified teachers who wish to add English as a Foreign Language/English as a Second Language teaching skills to enhance their current skill set
- Qualified teachers from overseas who wish to improve their English teaching skills
- Volunteers

Short Course Delivery Locations Help…

Adelaide CityTue 24 Apr 2018Fri 29 Jun 2018Apply Now
10 weeks x 21.5 hours
Class times are Tuesday 9:00am-3:30pm, Wednesday 9:30am-4:00pm, Thursday 9:30am-4:30pm, Friday 9:30am-1:00pm
Enquire8207 8805
OnlineMon 5 Mar 2018Fri 30 Nov 2018Apply Now
You can start anytime and work at your own pace. 2 week practicum must be completed as part of the course - this can be arranged once you complete all online units.

Register your interest now and we will contact you to arrange an interview time.
Enquire8207 8805
No refunds apply unless the course is cancelled by TAFE SA. International students on a Student visa (subclass 500) are not eligible to undertake short courses.

Skills Covered

TESOL - Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages
This course covers the skills and knowledge requirements for designing and delivering English language lessons for learners from Culturally and Linguistically Diverse backgrounds(CALD).

This course provides a strong focus on developing and using a range of adult teaching methods to assist English language learners to develop and improve their skills in reading, writing, listening and speaking as well as grammar, vocabulary, pronunciation and cross cultural communication skills.