Rise of English has been connecting people from varied backgrounds making way for a lucrative profession of teaching English abroad. A TEFL certification (also known as TESOL) has become mandatory to teach abroad. It has become the ticket to travel the world and find a paid teaching job overseas. Most schools around the world are accepting teaching candidates who are TEFL qualified. ACT's TEFL courses give a thorough idea about the latest methods and grammatical aspects of English language teaching along with instructions in areas like lesson preparation and classroom management. A TEFL certificate provided by ACT eases the road to teaching English abroad for the teaching aspirants. The comprehensive nature of ACT's TEFL certification not only helps to develop the requisite skills and talents of ESL/EFL teacher but also adds value to the CV and broadens the professional horizon of the teacher.
Asian College of Teachers (ACT) has been emerging as a leading teacher training institution over the past few years. We offer a cluster of teacher training courses in the pre-primary and TEFL domains to prepare prospective teachers to meet the demands of global education. The courses are intended to cater to the varied needs of the teaching aspirants; candidates successfully completing the enrolled courses will be awarded internationally recognized certificates. The trainees may choose to enrol in ACT's varied TEFL/TESOL courses delivered in online mode and via live online classes according to their requisites and qualifications. On successful completion of the course, the candidates get certified by Asian College of Teachers. Candidates willing to get certification from the prestigious TESOL Canada or Training Qualifications, UK need to appear for separate and respective exam. Candidates pursuing the Master of Science in Education (English Speakers of Other languages) will be certified by Fort Hays State University (FHSU) on successful completion of the course.
ACT is also registered under Ministry of Corporate Affairs, Government of India and the certificate issued by Asian College of Teachers has the valuable accreditation, membership and endorsement of national and international bodies of repute.
All successful TEFL students of Asian College of Teachers can appear for the renowned internationally recognized TESOL Board exam which is organized through TESOL Canada in association with ACT. Candidates after passing the board exam will receive as exclusive TESOL Canada and TESOL USA TEFL Certificate which is duly notarized by Canada and USA government. The certificates can be taken to the relevant Indian Embassy for embassy verification and their signatures and seals. For Indian students working and living in Dubai, UAE, Gulf countries their certificates can be signed and sealed by the U.A.E Embassy. Candidates may also avail the opportunity to validate their certificate through Indian Embassy in Ottawa (Canada) or Washington (USA). Indian students living in Dubai can also get the certificate validated by the UAE Embassy in Canada or USA.
The alternatives for the certifications are as follows:
ACT TEFL courses are accredited by International Association for Quality Assurance in Higher Education (QAHE)and Asian College of teachers features in its list of accredited training institutions.
TEFL Courses are endorsed by Training Qualifications, UK (TQUK), a prestigious British awarding and Ofqual regulated body in the United Kingdom, providing an extensive range of vocational qualifications to Further Education Colleges and private training providers.
ACT has valuable membership of the International Association for Language Learning Technology (IALLT) - a professional organization that provides leadership in the integration of instructional technology into the foreign language classroom based in the United States.
ACT is also a proud member of European Association for International Education (EAIE), the European centre for expertise, networking and resources in the internationalisation of higher education.
ACT is a proud institutional member of Indian Society for Training & Development (ISTD) affiliated to the International Federation of Training and Development Organizations (IFTDO), Geneva and Asian Regional Training and Development Organizations (ARTDO), Manila.
Asian College of Teachers is a proud member of The Quality Council of India (QCI) – a non-profit autonomous society registered under Societies Registration Act XXI of 1860 to establish an accreditation structure in the country and to spread quality movement in India by undertaking a National Quality Campaign. QCI is playing a pivotal role in propagating, adoption and adherence to quality standards in all important spheres of activities including education, healthcare, environment protection, governance, social sectors, infrastructure sector and such other areas of organized activities that have significant bearing in improving the quality of life and well-being of the citizens of India.
ACT is a now an institutional member of International Association of Teachers of English as a Foreign Language (IATEFL) (Membership Number 32935) which is a global professional membership association and a UK registered charity that acts as a community. It is a platform committed to providing immense opportunities via a platform to ELT teachers all across the globe to connect, share, learn, grow and develop while strengthening ACT’s accreditation credibility
My overall experience in ACT has been wonderful. I learned a lot, which no online course can provide.
My experience in ACT was really wonderful and i learnt many things and peer teaching helped me to practice.
Course is really awesome. It helped me a lot to improve my skills and knowledge and I learnt that even English could be taught in a playful way.
This TEFL program made things a lot clearer career wise, life wise. Thank you Asian College of Teachers. You shape future. Not only teach and touch lives.
My experience here was memorable. ACT will always be close to my heart and I wish the best to ACT.