Are you in search of TEFL training and classroom experience? The beginner course and its Trinity CertTESOL is ideal for anyone wanting to begin a career in TEFL, serving as a great introduction to both the theoretical and practical side of teaching. We are the only provider of the CertTESOL in Austria.
Are you a teacher in search of further professional development and EFL classroom experience? The intermediate course and its TKT and CELT-P will help any TEFL teacher demonstrate to a future employer that they have all the skills needed to be a successful EFL tutor.
The country made famous by The Sound of Music movie, Austria is a country of mountains, traditions and Lederhosen. Experience Austrian culture firsthand by travelling to different Austrian schools, living in different Alpine locations and gaining teaching experience that will enhance your professional profile.
Become one of the hundreds of teachers to earn a TEFL qualification and valuable classroom experience whilst studying at the College in Austria. The senior teachers and support staff look forward to welcoming you to Austria and making it an experience you will never forget.
The College as a Non-Profit
The English Teacher Training College and its associated Bilingual Classroom Initiative (ABCi) is a not-for-profit Austrian College with a dual mission: Firstly, as a college, to provide a practical education in teacher training for student teachers from the English-speaking world based solely on the candidate's academic merit. Secondly, as a charity outreach, to promote language learning, cultural exchange and foster understanding between English-speaking countries and Austria by bringing hundreds of teachers from England, Scotland, Wales, Ireland, America, Canada, New Zealand and Australia into Austrian classrooms to reach every child with a free English project by the year 2020.
After the course
The courses have enabled past student teachers to go on to successful teaching careers. Past students have secured competitive, ESL teaching positions all over the world from Asia to South America. Others have successfully gained places on PGCE, BEd, DipTESOL or DELTA courses at universities or language institutes in the United Kingdom and America.