TEFL Certification Process

Prospective Volunteer

You are interested in volunteering, but have not yet been confirmed by WorldTeach

Complete WorldTeach Application Process

Click here if you’re ready to get started

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Confirmed Volunteer

You have been confirmed by WorldTeach as a volunteer, but have not yet departed

Go to “Donate”

  1. Go to the “Donate” Page
  2. Designate “TEFL” as recipient
  3. Complete information on program
  4. Submit $350 fee

No Additional Cost

Program must be paid in full.

Year

Summer

Go to "Donate"

  1. Go to the “Donate” Page
  2. Designate “TEFL” as recipient
  3. Complete information on program
  4. Submit $350 fee
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No Additional Cost

Program must be paid in full.

Prior to Departure

  1. Go to MyDocs to obtain the “Reflection Packet”
  2. Familiarize yourself with the TEFL Requirements in MyDocs
  3. Complete 10 hours of the pre-departure observation of an ESL class (must be verified by having teacher submit verification)
  4. Complete and submit “Reflection Packet” to TEFL Coordinator (see contact below)
  5. Once “Reflection Packet” and observation verification are submitted, you will receive the code and instructions of the online component
  6. You have until 6 months beyond your return to complete the online component
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Successful Completion of WorldTeach Commitment

Once all requirements have been met, you will be contacted by WorldTeach with your certificate of completion

ALL PAYMENTS FOR TEFL ARE NON-REFUNDABLE

Alumni?

Email TEFLcert@worldteach.org to learn more about our certification program for alumni

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