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Teach English online & abroad with an accredited TEFL Course from i-to-i!

Teach English as a foreign language with the world’s leading TEFL Course provider.

We’re TEFL experts with over 29 years’ experience in making teach English abroad dreams a reality!

We start by helping you qualify as a confident TEFL teacher, before pointing you in the right direction to our TEFL Internships in epic locations such as Thailand Vietnam and China.

Here at i-to-i TEFL, we’re proud to say we’ve trained over 210,000 TEFL teachers – and they’ve rated our TEFL Courses an amazing 4.6 stars. What’s more, because our courses are UK Government regulated, once you’re qualified, employers prefer candidates with an i-to-i TEFL certificate.

Our TEFL Courses: UK Government regulated. 4.6 star-awarded. Internationally recognised!

Our TEFL Courses are the jewel in our crown and are the key to unlocking your teaching dreams. Whether you’re wanting to train online from the comfort of your home, or want a confidence boost from our weekend classroom course, we’ve got SO many ways to get you qualified and ready to go. Not to mention our specialist courses with everything from Teaching Teenagers to Lesson Planning…

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Want to learn more?

For more info on this exciting opportunity, simply pop your details in below and we’ll get in touch very soon!

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We’re Ofqual regulated and proud!

Ofqual is basically the UK Government department in charge of regulating teaching standards. Not only are we fully accredited, but we were also the first course provider of our kind to get accredited. To put it simply, with an Ofqual-regulated certification from us, your CV will be at the top of the teaching pile!

Experts since 1994

For almost a quarter of a century, we’ve been training TEFL teachers and sending them out to explore the big wide world! With over 210,000 graduates living the dream across the globe, we’re proud of how many adventures we made happen thanks to our amazing international links.

We’re here to help!

Our team is literally packed full of experts who know about all things TEFL! Whether it’s our Academic Director based at i-to-i HQ, or our wonderful customer team providing support from learning through to earning, all you have to do is give us a call (or WhatsApp, Tweet or email...)

Don’t take our word for it

Our graduates also think we’re brilliant! Rating our courses an impressive 4.5 stars out of 5, our newly qualified teachers are clearly very happy with us! We particularly love our graduate Sean’s review: “Doing TEFL didn’t change my life, it SAVED my life”!

Our epic TEFL Internships

If your wanderlust is getting out of control, now’s the time to go! Our Internships are the sweet spot between travelling and teaching English in amazing destinations. These trips are designed for serious bucket-list ticking in destinations like Thailand, Cambodia and China. Plus with accommodation, orientation and some paid experiences included, what’s not to like?!

Teach English as a Foreign Language: Getting Started with TEFL

A TEFL course opens doors. Not only will you experience new cultures in a way no tourist ever could, but you’ll also meet friends for life whilst sharpening your teaching skills. What’s more, there’s a huge demand for English teachers worldwide, both online and in the classroom – and all you need is our internationally-recognised i-to-i qualification to start your adventure. Exciting times!

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Making Adventures Happen since 1994

Our story starts in a bedsit in Leeds,
an unlikely place for adventure some might say…

Almost 25 years ago, our founder touched down back in Yorkshire after a 4-year adventure-of-a-lifetime teaching English in Japan, volunteering in China, driving backpackers in Australia and tutoring in the mountains of Greece (phew!). With her life changed and magical stories created, she wanted to give everyone the chance to teach and travel too.

And so, i-to-i was born (hooray!) and we set about pioneering the first short classroom and online TEFL courses, making TEFL accessible to everyone and changing the way it worked forever! Bigger dreams needed a bigger office, so saying bye to the bedsit, we set up shop above a pizza restaurant in Leeds – an inspired move for those late nights (and early mornings) at the office, we thought.

By 2003, over 50,000 happy i-to-i graduates were living the TEFL dream – from China to South Korea, Taiwan to Tanzania, but we didn’t want to stop there. Seeing our graduates transform into awesome teachers with amazing stories to tell never stops being a brilliant feeling!

Our team of TEFL experts may have changed over the years, but our passion for making storytellers stays the same. With travel in our bones and contacts around the world, we thrive on turning TEFL dreams into extraordinary adventures. Come and say hello!

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*COMING SOON* Brand-new Paid Hong Kong TEFL Internship!

Very soon, we’ll be launching our highest ever paid TEFL Internship in the exciting city of Hong Kong. This trip will provide a great way to explore Hong Kong, get valuable teaching experience and earn a great salary too!

Register your interest today »
Launched in Jan: All new i-to-i TEFL Graduates page!

Our new i-to-i TEFL Graduates page launched on 9th Jan 2020 and it’s already packed full of amazing real-life TEFL success stories, tons of teach abroad inspo and top TEFL teaching tips from our long list of happy grads!

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Refer a friend & get rewarded!

Already enrolled on a Course with i-to-i? If you refer a friend to us, you’ll both get premium access to LoveTEFL’s Learning Hub! Plus, your friend will get an extra 5% discount on any of our TEFL Courses or Internships. Ts&Cs apply.

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i-to-i TEFL
4th Floor, Wilson House, Lorne Park Road,
Bournemouth, England, BH1 1JN,
United Kingdom

i-to-i TEFL is a part of Teach and Travel Group Ltd.
Registered Company No. 7935847.