Online TEFL Refresher Course

Already a qualified teacher but want to retrain to teach online? Returning to teaching but need to brush up your lesson planning skills? Maybe you just want to boost your confidence by reviewing  what you learned on the CELTA or CertTESOL?

Course type

Our 3-week TEFL Refresher course allows you to review teaching methodologies, enhance your lesson planning skills , gain online teaching experience and get feedback from Trinity TEFL Trainers. You are free to study from anywhere in the world as this course can be completed 100% online. The course is flexible and designed to easily fit in with your own life and your current commitments.

  • 3-weeks online study

  • User-friendly platform

  • Online teaching practice & training

  • 25 hour pre-course pack

  • Observations of experienced online teachers

  • Tutor led live classes

  • Exclusive careers service

What is the online training like?

Learn about teaching online and the tools available to you. Brush up on your language awareness skills and review grammar structures as well as how to teach them. Enhance your lesson planning abilities and lesson delivery. Attend live classes each week with a Course Tutor.

  • Real online teaching practice

  • 1:2;1 lesson preparation sessions

  • Interactive tasks and video tutorials

  • Observations of experienced teachers

Will I teach real students?

Absolutely! You will have observed teaching practice as well as unobserved teaching practice with real adult learners at A2 and B2 CEFR level via Zoom. . You will be supported in the planning stage of your lesson as well as subsequent one-to-one feedback sessions with a Course Tutor.

  • Observed online teaching practice

  • 1:2:1 lesson preparation

  • 1:2:1 feedback on teaching

  • Experienced teacher observations

  • Lesson plan design training

What is the course syllabus?

The course covers 5 units that will help you regain confidence in the classroom, gain valuable experience in online teaching and review teaching methodologies and practical applications. You will also observe experienced teachers teach and have 1-2-1 lesson preparation and feedback sessions.

  • Lesson Planning Principles

  • Language Awareness & Grammar

  • Integrating Phonology

  • Using Online Coursebooks

  • Tools for the Online Classroom

  • Exclusive Careers Service

Course dates & fees

Choose a date that would suit you to start the tailor-made Online TEFL Refresher course. 

Course fee: €349 (special offer: €100 discount each if you sign up with a friend).

  • Course Materials included
  • Access to our Careers Service
  • Certificate on completion
  • Recommendation letter
  • 15th February – 5th March 2021

  • 5th April  – 23rd April 2021

  • 17th May – 4th June 2021

  • 5th July – 24th July 2021

  • 23rd August – 10th September 2021

  • 4th October – 22nd October 2021

  • 15th November – 3rd December 2021

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