40 Hour Combined TESOL Course
Get all the essential TESOL skills and the confidence to teach English grammar with this entry-level TESOL certificate. The 40 Hour Combined Course includes the 20 Hour Classroom TESOL Course and a 20 hour online grammar course that will give you a really good understanding of all aspects of English grammar. It’s a great choice if you’re looking to improve your CV or prepare yourself for your first TESOL experience. Check Availability
Looking for a TEFL Course?
TEFL (teaching English as a foreign language) and TESOL (teaching English to speakers of other languages) refer to exactly the same thing – teaching English! So if you’re looking for a TEFL course, you’re in the right place – our TESOL courses will qualify you to teach English as a foreign language and are recognised by TEFL employers around the world.
Upgrade Your TESOL Certificate
As with all our TESOL courses, if you feel you need more TESOL training and a higher-level of TESOL certification in the future, you can upgrade to the top-of-the-range 140 Hour Combined TESOL Course at any time by calling us on 1300 88 42 70.
What’s included in the 40 Hour Combined TESOL Course?
What’s Covered in the Classroom TESOL Course?
Over the two days you’ll gain an introduction to all the key areas of teaching English to speakers of other languages (TESOL). By the end of the weekend, you’ll be able to plan and deliver your first TESOL lesson.
Over the two days you’ll gain an introduction to the key areas of teaching English. By the end of the weekend you’ll be able to plan and deliver your first English lesson and have the confidence to find TESOL jobs overseas. The TESOL certificate that you’ll receive after you complete the course is recognised by schools and language institutes worldwide.
Saturday 9am - 8pm
- Introduction and ice-breakers
- Classroom management
- An introduction to grammar
- A foreign language lesson: see what it's like on the other side
- Elicitation techniques
- Using the blackboard
- Functions: what we do with language
- Level checks: ensuring students get the right training for them
- Practice activities: guiding students in language use
- Free practice activity: letting students communicate
- Teaching practice preparation
- First teaching practice and feedback
- Drama and role play
- Pronunciation and Intonation
- Reading and Listening: teaching comprehension skills
- Grammar: tenses and time
- Error correction: getting the most out of your students
- Final teaching practice preparation
- Final teaching practice and feedback
- Employment in TESOL: career options
What’s Covered on the Grammar Awareness Module?
Let's face it, not many of us are grammar experts! Our 20 hour Grammar Awareness Module re-introduces you to the fundamental structures and concepts that underpin the English language and give you the confidence to confidently teach these concepts to your students.
To the native English speaker grammar is instinctive, but that doesn’t make it any easier to teach! This module is specifically designed to de-mystify the complexities of English grammar, so you can effectively communicate the key principles to your students.
This 20 hour online course re-introduces you to the fundamental structures and concepts that underpin the English language and will effectively prepare you to teach them to your students.
Module 1: The Nuts and Bolts of English (5 hours)
Start your grammar training with a look at grammar terminology, word classes and parts of speech.
Module 2: English Tense Forms (5 hours)
Learn how verbs are used to form tenses in the past, present and future. By the end of this module, you’ll know the difference between the continuous, perfect and conditional forms!
Module 3: English Tense Functions (5 hours)
In this module you’ll learn the different tenses time references can refer to and how the same tense can serve various functions.
Module 4: Vocabulary and Phonology (5 hours)
In the final module you’ll concentrate on words. You’ll learn about how they sound, how they are pronounced, how they are spelled and how you can categorise them.