120-Hour Professional

The 120-Hour Professional International Online TEFL/TESOL Certification Course is the perfect solution for people with little or no TEFL experience.

120-Hour Professional

The 120-Hour Professional International Online TEFL/TESOL Certification Course is the perfect solution for people with little or no TEFL experience. 

This course is fully accredited and internationally recognized – the certification awarded the same level of qualification as the CELTA, Level 5, and Trinity CertTESOL qualification.

No past TEFL experience is necessary – anyone wanting to teach English online or abroad can qualify for this course.  

You will gain immediate course access upon securing your course place, and you then have up to three months in which to complete your online studies.

Take a look at our FAQs for any unanswered questions, or feel free to reach out and Contact UsRead and watch verified tefl online pro customer reviews, on the Reviews and Why Us? pages.

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120-Hour Professional Course Specifics

The 120-Hour Professional International Certification Online Course has been designed for anyone wanting to start Teaching English as a Foreign Language abroad. 

Because the 120-Hour Professional Online is designed for customers with little or no teaching English experience, it incorporates all 12 International Standard TEFL modules (listed below) and is the ideal platform to kick-start your TEFL career. 

This is a self-paced study course, with 24/7 online tutor support. You can begin the course at any time during the year.

In addition, this course also includes the Teaching Business English and Teaching Young and Younger Learners specialized units – meaning that you will graduate from the course with the necessary skills and knowledge to feel comfortable teaching all learner types.

As with all tefl online pro international TEFL courses, the 120-Hour Professional Online also includes access to our unrivaled International Job Guidance Team services. This means that you will be receiving top-notch, expert help and advice when you want to secure a teaching English position abroad. 

Our International Job Guidance Team will become available for you as soon as you graduate and to date – we have a perfect score in helping find our graduates teaching English positions abroad. 

This Team will work with you regarding where you want to teach English, work with you in perfecting your CV/Resume and application techniques, provide country advice, work visa advice and provide expected salary advice. 

We are with you every step of the way – not only leading up to you finding your first teaching English job but also at any other time throughout your teaching English career.

120-Hour Professional post-course reviews and TEFL jobs follow-up reviews: 

1a. Astrid Mendieta’s post-course video reviews her 120-Hour Professional certification course experience.

1b. Astrid Mendieta’s TEFL employment follow-up video describes how her TEFL Online Pro TEFL/TESOL certificate was instrumental in landing teaching English job interviews in Japan, South Korea, and Spain. This certification has also been an essential document for the purpose of teaching English online for a reputable training company. Astrid also describes how her TEFL Online Pro certification has been an essential document for successfully securing a TEFL position abroad at a high school in Valencia, Spain.

2a. Clara Vinthagen’s post-course video reviews her 120-Hour Professional certification course experience, and she outlines her plans to teach and travel in the future.

2b. Clara Vinthagen’s TEFL employment follow-up video reviews how her TEFL Online Pro TEFL/TESOL certificate was instrumental in finding teaching work online and how it has been an essential document for successfully securing a teaching English position abroad at an international language school in Spain.

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We are also experts in the field of helping place our tefl online pro graduates into high-paying online teaching (from home) employment, through our extensive research of online language schools, and our international contacts. 

You can earn up to US$40 per hour, teaching English online, but starting salaries are usually in the US$20+ per hour range.

To further illustrate this, please refer to our latest TEFL blog post: Everything you need to know about teaching English online.

The vast majority of countries have lifted their travel restrictions and it is once again possible to travel overseas to teach English. The 120-Hour Professional International Online TEFL/TESOL Certification Course qualifies you to teach English online or abroad.

Getting TEFL certified with tefl online pro is a smooth process and typically takes 2-4 weeks from the day you secure your course place.

Study online, on any device – our website is fully responsive. On the go? Work on your course from your phone or tablet!

Our interactive, intuitive, engaging course modules will help you gain the skills and confidence needed to teach English effectively. 

1. Choose your course and secure your course place. 

2. Gain instant course access and study at your own pace. 

3. Graduate and start teaching English. 

Learner Levels/Types

International language standards
Learner types
Learner categories

Warmers and Coolers

Effective usage
Classic examples
Creating original materials

Creating Lesson Plans

Setting learning objectives
Teacher books and other resources

Grammar Review (1)

Teaching grammar communicatively
Tenses and time

Teaching Listening

Techniques, skills and development
Multimedia in the EFL classroom

Teaching Speaking

International Phonetic Alphabet (IPA)
Voiced/Voiceless pronunciation
Promoting confidence

Grammar Review (2)

Modal Verbs
Prepositions and particles of speech
Articles - Definite/Indefinite

Class Management

Actions and directions
Dealing with classroom disruptions
Improving academic engagement

EFL classroom games

Importance and effectiveness
Student engagement
Games and activities

Error Correction

Function, objectives and aims
Developing skills and confidence
Error correction techniques


International testing systems
Testing and assessment
Sample tests

TEFL Employment

Teaching English locations
Applying for teaching English jobs
CV/Resume tips and interview techniques

Teaching Business English unit

Key requirements
Business English activities
Essential tips

Teaching Young and Younger Learners Unit

Teaching children
Essential teaching skills and activities
Teaching teenagers

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