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TESL Certificate Program in Mexico

English is the most widely used language for people who travel or conduct business internationally. Qualified teachers of English as a second language are in demand in Mexico, Canada and the United States, as well as many other countries throughout the world. This rewarding career will help you to continually develop new skills and meet people from other countries. Opportunities for advancement arise frequently in this growing industry. Our school in Guadalajara offers TESL Programs, as well as practicum positions to teachers in training.


TESL Certificate Program Curriculum

The TESL Program in Guadalajara is an intensive 4-week course. The 140-hour program combines theory instruction with practical classroom experience. The program runs concurrently with the English program at VLC. Students are assigned to a mentor teacher and play an active role in his or her classroom for the duration of the course. Students also have the opportunity to observe a variety of ESL classes in progress and experience the operational realities of a language school from the first day of class to the final exam.


TESL Certificate Program Content:

  • Practicum
  • Classroom observations and critiques
  • Learning/teaching theories and styles
  • Classroom management
  • Lesson planning
  • Grammar points
  • Teaching listening, speaking, reading and writing skills
  • Test preparation and procedures
  • Language and culture
  • Creative use of ESL resources
  • Classroom games and activities
  • Job search resources and ideas


TESL Certificate Program Start Dates:

The TESL Certificate Program starts on the dates specified. It is not a course than can be joined on any Monday.

Please check our TESL Start Dates.


Job Placement Guarantee 

We will do more than just teach you how to teach. We will also help you find your first job. In fact, we guarantee our graduates paid job placement in Mexico and direct employment contacts worldwide, upon successful completion of our TEFL / TESL Certificate Program.


TESL Certificate Program Registration:

To register for the TESL Certificate Program you just have to fill out the VLC online registration form .

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Tel.: 1-604-687-1600

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