TESL Diploma – Application Process
Check that you have the course pre-requisites listed below
✔ Complete our online application and attach your resume and cover letter OR email your resume and a cover letter outlining why you want to take the course to [email protected]
✔ We will contact you to set up an information session/interview. At the time of the interview, you must pay the $40 application fee
✔ If you are accepted, you need to pay the $100 registration fee to secure your place in the program
✔ Course fees need to be paid on or before the first day of the class. Payment plans are possible. Please ask at the time of your interview
*Please note that all TESL Classes take place at our Downtown location. Practicums can take place at any of our three locations. Practicums take place during the day, 8:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
To be eligible for TESL Canada or TESL Ontario accreditation, you must have a university undergraduate degree. If your degree was obtained outside Canada, it must be evaluated by an approved organization (i.e., WES, ICAS, UofT Comparative Education).
If you do not have a degree and wish to take our course, you will not be eligible for TESL Canada or TESL Ontario accreditation. You will need to sign a waiver stating that you understand this requirement.
All TESL students must meet the English Language proficiency requirements of the certifying body (TESL Canada or TESL Ontario). If you completed a minimum 3-year undergraduate degree in an accredited Canadian university, you meet the language requirement.
Please Note: You can begin the course before you have taken your English Language Proficiency exam. You will need to sign a waiver indicating that you will complete the requirement before applying to TESL Canada or Ontario.