Capital College

TESOL Teacher Training Program
(American TESOL Institute)

TESOL Teacher Training Program (American TESOL Institute)

This single course 120-hour program is provided via classroom. The curriculum and training methodology ensures graduates acquire the knowledge, skill and basic experience needed to be a certified and effective ESL teacher.

  • Academic: 120 hours
  • Full-time: 5 weeks / Part-time: 8 weeks

This program has been approved by the registrar of the Private Training Institutions Branch (PTIB) of the Ministry of Advanced Education.

Learning outcomes

The program provides a base knowledge in teaching English as a second language, with a focus on methods and approaches to teaching English.

Graduates of this program will be prepared for a variety of ESL teaching positions in a broad range of education settings.

Admission Requirements

  • High School Graduate, 19 Years Old
  • Language proficiency: Evidence of having completed a minimum level of high school graduate English or evidence of IELTS 5.5 or equivalent; evidence can include an IELTS evaluation, or similar testing assessment to the level which can be closely deemed as equivalence (i.e. TOEFL IBT)] or the student can take the College’s language proficiency exam.

Required Documents

  • Diploma and transcript in English for High School, Junior College or University degree.
  • Two recent 1,2”x 1,2” photos
  • Photocopy of Personal ID

COVID-19 Situation

As the situation with COVID-19 continues to evolve day-to-day in Canada, the primary focus of Capital College remains on protecting the health and safety of our students, instructors and staff.

We are closely monitoring this evolving situation and are basing our actions and decisions on recommendations from the Public Health Agency of Canada. At this point, we would like to let you know that college is trying to do everything to continue the educational process and protect you. We are currently working on how to meet the learning objectives of our programs and our regulation body such as PTIB, AMS & MACTE. We are trying to provide you with our arrangement ASAP.

Also, we would like to bring your attention to our office hours during this period is changed to Monday to Friday 10:00am -5:00pm.

Although the college is not closed, most of the staff will work from home. You can still contact us through phone or emails, and we will forward your messages to the staff you are looking for.

Please try to avoid face-to-face consultations and come to school only in case of emergency.

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