i-TESOL is an intensive professional development certificate program for international teachers seeking Canadian credentials. It consists of 4 courses plus an optional Practicum component and provides a certificate in the field of teaching English as a second/foreign language to adults. The certificate can be earned in just 4 weeks.
i-TESOL participants observe and have the opportuntity to do supervised practice teaching in adult ESOL classes, including ESL, immersion ESL and EAP. Qualified graduates of the i-TESOL program may apply for TESL Canada certification at Standard I. Graduates of this program are not eligible for TESL Ontario certification.
The program can be customized for groups of both novice and experienced EFL /ESOL teachers and is aimed at the EFL context.
The ELC also offers a unique program that combines both language learning and TESOL content. This special program improves participant's English as well as trains them in modern TESOL practices.
Please view our introduction video of the TESOL Program.
The English Language Centre offers the i-TESOL program to groups of international professionals as a customized program.
Stephen Allen, Director
English Language Centre
416-675-6622 Ext. 73109