By taking your TEFL course in-country you can benefit from job placement assistance offered by our network of partners. If you are new to teaching, the ability to apply for jobs in person can make getting your first job easier and ensure the best fit for you!

Earn Your TEFL/TESOL Certification at a Growing Number of Locations Across the Globe!

Bridge offers our proprietary TEFL/TESOL courses, the Bridge IDELT, at our Bridge centers. However, in order to provide a wider variety of TEFL/TESOL course and location options, we also represent select international programs worldwide, such as the Cambridge CELTA.

The various “brands” of TEFL certification course we offer may vary in content and structure but they all meet Bridge standards by covering the essential topics in Teaching English as a Foreign Language and including an observed teaching practicum with real students. Graduates of any of our onsite programs are issued an internationally recognized TEFL/TESOL certificate that meets hiring standards at language centers worldwide.

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Alissa Berdahl
International Program Advisor

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Thinking of Teaching Abroad?

Check out these featured programs, in teaching hot spots across the globe, that assist with job placement, housing, and even handle airport-pickup upon arrival!

Teach English in Chile

Teach English
in Chile

Get an internationally-recognized TEFL certificate, the Bridge IDELT in Santiago, Chile and move into a paid teaching position. The program includes assistance with housing, visa sponsorship, TEFL certification, and a competitive salary.

Teach English in Thailand

Teach English
in Thailand

Teach English to Thai youth (K-12) with a salaried teaching position (5 or 10 month positions), TEFL certification, a 7-day orientation with Thai language lessons, and free accommodation throughout your program.

Teach English in Vietnam

Teach English
in Vietnam

Earn your TEFL certification online and receive placement into a supportive, paid teaching position in Vietnam, working with children or adults. This program also includes visa assistance, in-country orientation, housing and insurance, making it the complete package!

Teach English in China

Teach English
in China

Teach children or adults in China for 12 months! You’ll get TEFL certified, visa sponsorship, and flight reimbursement. That means that the program is ultimately FREE to you!

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