TEFL/TESOL Certification Course: Study Abroad So You Can Teach Abroad

Our flexible and certified TEFL/TESOL programs are designed to give students an amazing study abroad experience and the tools necessary to get a job abroad afterwards.

If you’re looking for an internationally accredited TEFL certification course as a career break, travel adventure, or for international work experience, Languages Abroad has the perfect program for you.  We are proud to offer programs online and in Cusco, Peru; San Jose, Costa Rica; Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica; and La Antigua, Guatemala. Our professional, friendly, and experienced staff offer comprehensive training and job-finding assistance to travellers looking to live and work abroad. This program can be taken on its own or added on to any of our other amazing programs!

Program Options

4 Week Onsite: This 150 hour internationally accredited program is offered in all four of our amazing destinations and includes 6-8 hours of practical teaching. This comprehensive program gives students the dual experience of learning and teaching in a foreign destination.

Accelerated-Hybrid: This program gives students the best of both worlds, with two weeks of online classes and two weeks of instruction abroad. In the first two weeks students will work through a self-guided manual with readings and receive tutoring over Skype (as needed) from one of our TEFL trainers. Then participants will get two weeks of practical teaching experience in one of our fascinating destinations in Latin America.

Online: Students can choose to do the entire 150 hours online with a self-guided manual and readings. Students will also receive 15 hours of tutoring from one of our TEFL trainers and 6 hours of practical teaching experience over Skype.


Teaching Business English: This 3-day add-on certification program will allow you to teach the communication skills necessary for conducting business in English.

Teaching Exam Preparation: This 3-day add-on certification will teach you how to help students effectively prepare for a variety of standardized English proficiency exams.

Please contact us for more information on getting your TEFL/TESOL Certification with Languages Abroad!