Have you always wanted to teach English but don’t have a degree?  We are now answering enquiries for our next 2 week 120 Hour Intensive English 1 International TESOL/TEFL Certificate course to be held in Canada in the late spring of 2023. Our English 1 International TESOL/ TESL/ TEFL Course prepares you to teach English to adults or children locally or internationally!

 Dates for 2023: TBA 

 Tuition Fee: $1,150 CDN

Deposit can be paid by etransfer, PayPal, or in person.


You can arrange to do a 1 or 2 week practicum for an extra fee. Accommodation can also be arranged for a fee.


English 1 International collaborates with private international colleges. You will have the opportunity to not only observe ESL/EAL teachers in action but also present in actual classrooms.

Susan Gerle-CEO
In-Class Instructor
Canada and Mexico

The course includes a total of 120 hours including 20 hrs. of pre-course assignments, 75 hours of in-class lessons (includes homework), 10 hours of Adult Classroom Observation, 5 hours of Primary Classroom Observation (may be online), and 10 hours of Practicum Teaching ESL/EAL to Adults.

The course meets the requirements of TESOL International and of TESL Canada Program Standards Level 1. 

There is an opportunity as well to do a follow-up practicum placement for a fee after receiving your certificate in Canada or Mexico.


The maximum number of students in each English 1 International TESOL Certificate Course is 10.  


You don’t require a degree to take our course but It is recommended that you either have a minimum of Grade 12 or you are a mature student and have fluent English speaking skills meeting international requirements. In order to teach in some countries you will require a degree.


For more information contact us through the form below or at english1international@gmail.com.



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