Self-taught online course with personal trainer support. Complete course work at your own pace.
Total time given: Students have a total of 6 months to finish course work, assignments and exams.
• Typical time needed: This course typically takes 3-4 weeks to complete.
GRADING & ASSESSMENT
This course is graded by continuous assessment. When the first module is complete, students upload it for marking and obtain feedback and a score. The final grade is based on a cumulative score across the 2 modules and students will be awarded a grade A, B or Pass.
30 Hour Teaching Business English TESOL Certificate
COURSE CONTENT / CURRICULUM
The course will cover:
Teaching Business English - An Introduction
- What is Business English?
An Introduction to Teaching One-to-One
- Why our students request 1-1 classes - Motivation
- Materials for your Classes
- Tips for Successful One-to-One Teaching
Teaching the Basic Skills for English
- Speaking, Listening, Reading and Writing
Functional Business English
- Telephoning, Social English, the Language of Meetings, Negotiation, Making Presentations
Basic Syllabus and Course Design - An Introduction
- Course Book Resources
- Your Own Materials
- A Basic Business Course Outline
- Staging Lessons within a Course Design Framework
Information Technology and the World Wide Web
- Integrated Face-to-Face and Computer-based EFL Courses
- Learning English via Internet or by Telephone
- New Horizons and EFL Opportunities
- Internet Resources and Materials Providers
- Going it Alone
Refer to courses FAQs for additional information about this course.
WHO OPERATES THIS COURSE?
DO I NEED TO PREPARE ANYTHING BEFORE ENROLLING IN THIS COURSE?
No. You can enroll and begin this course at any time.
ARE THERE ANY EXTRAS FEES (TEXTBOOKS OR COURSE MATERIALS) IN ADDITION TO THE COURSE ENROLLMENT FEE?
No. All course materials are included in the displayed enrollment price.
IS THERE A FINANCING PLAN AVAILABLE FOR THIS COURSE?
No. Sorry, we do not offer financing plans at this time.
HOW EARLY SHOULD I BOOK MY SPOT IN THIS COURSE?
Anytime. There are no specified start dates and students can begin the course at their convenience.
ARE THERE AGE RESTRICTIONS FOR THIS COURSE?
Yes. You must be 18 years of age or older on the date of enrollment.
ARE THERE NATIONALITY RESTRICTIONS FOR THIS COURSE?
No. Refer to the next FAQ for more details.
CAN I TAKE THIS COURSE IF I’M NOT A NATIVE ENGLISH SPEAKER?
Yes. However, non-native speakers should possess a high standard of both written and spoken English. As a general guide, if your English proficiency meets one of the following international exam levels then you are eligible to enroll in this course.
1. IELTS 6.5 or above
2. TOEFL iBT 110 or above
3. TOEIC 880 or above
4. CEF C1
5. Pass at Cambridge CAE (Certificate in Advanced English).
CAN I TAKE THIS COURSE WITHOUT PREVIOUS TEACHING EXPERIENCE?
Yes. Having previous teaching experience is not a prerequisite for this course.
CAN I TAKE THIS COURSE WITHOUT A COLLEGE OR UNIVERSITY DEGREE?
Yes. Having a degree is not a prerequisite for this course, however, some countries, schools and teaching programs with only hire candidates with degrees.
IS THIS COURSE ‘SELF-TAUGHT’ OR IS IT LED BY AN INSTRUCTOR?
This is a self-taught online course with personal instructor support. Students complete course work at their your own pace.
HOW MUCH CONTACT & SUPPORT WILL I HAVE WITH MY INSTRUCTOR ON A DAY-TO-DAY BASIS?
Trainees may contact their personal tutor as much as they need by message, email or Skype. The tutor will provide full support throughout the course and trainees can expect thorough marking and feedback on assignments.
DOES THIS COURSE INCLUDE A ‘TEACHING PRACTICE’ COMPONENT?
No. This course does not include an in-class teaching practice component.
IS THIS COURSE ACCREDITED?
No. This course is not accredited, however, the awarded certificate can be used as a valid credential with employers.
WILL THE CERTIFICATION FOR THIS COURSE EXPIRE?
No. The certification does not expire. Similar to a high school diploma or degree, the credential will last a lifetime.
IS THIS COURSE WRITTEN IN BRITISH ENGLISH OR AMERICAN ENGLISH?
This course is written in British English. However, it was developed for all nationalities and assignments can be submitted in American or British English.
ON AVERAGE, HOW LONG DOES THIS COURSE TAKE TO COMPLETE?
This course typically takes 3-4 weeks to complete.
HOW MUCH TIME DO I HAVE, IN TOTAL, TO COMPLETE THE COURSE?
Students have a total of 6 months to complete this course.
WHAT HAPPENS IF I FAIL THE COURSE?
Trainees who fail to meet the minimum standards will not receive the respective certification or actual certificate. Trainees can’t progress through the course until passing each module. Tutors work closely with all trainees to ensure maximum chances of success
HOW WILL MY WORK (MARKS & GRADING) BE ASSESSED?
You are graded by continuous assessment. Your marks are added up as you proceed through the course and there are more marks for the latter modules, so you have the chance to make up any marks you may have missed out on in the earlier ones. You need to get 50% for a Pass, roughly 67% for a B grade (ACTDEC Pass with Merit) and 83% for an A grade (ACTDEC Pass with Distinction). You’ll receive individual comments on all of your completed sections.
WHEN WOULD I RECEIVE THE TEFL CERTIFICATE?
You can expect to receive the certificate 5-7 days after your final assignment has been submitted for grading and assessment.
IS THERE A FEE FOR A HARD-COPY OF THE CERTIFICATE?
Yes. There is a small fee for a hardcopy of the TEFL certificate. Requesting a hardcopy is completely optional and you'll receive an electronic copy for free. Electronic TEFL certificates are widely accepted by most overseas schools and employers.
WILL I RECEIVE JOB SEARCH AND PLACEMENT ASSISTANCE?
Yes. Global English provides job advice & personal CV assistance. They will also let you know when schools contact them looking for graduates through their regular magazine E-Global.
WHEN CAN I BEGIN APPLYING FOR TEACHING JOBS?
You can begin applying for jobs anytime. Some employers offer positions with the understanding that you are currently enrolled in a TEFL course that will be completed before the job contract begins. Global English can provide enrollment verification letters if requested.
ARE THERE ANY SOFTWARE OR INTERNET REQUIREMENTS?
Yes. You must have access to a computer that has an internet connection and a modern web browser (Chrome, Explorer, Safari, Firefox or other).
PRICING & PAYMENT
This course is displayed and sold in USD. Your local currency price is displayed in addition to the USD sale price for reference purposes only. There are no additional fees, the displayed price includes all required course materials. The course fee must be paid in full before receiving course access and instructions.
REFUNDS & CANCELLATIONS
There is a 14 day refund guarantee for this course, provided no course assignments were submitted for marking or grading. Students who have already submitted completed assignments for marking or grading will not be eligible for a refund. If you would like to apply for a refund please write to us by email and your refund will be issued as soon as possible (within 15 business days).
NON-NATIVE ENGLISH SPEAKERS
This course requires a strong command of both written and spoken English. Non-native English speakers should possess a TOEFL score of 280 or higher, or B2 level proficiency in the English language. If you are not sure of your English Language level then please schedule a free consultation session with one of our advisors.
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