Internationally-Recognized Gold Standard in TEFL/TESOL Certification!

The International Diploma in English Language Teaching™ Blended Program combines advanced online certification with a practical hands-on training. This comprehensive program is designed for:

1. Highly-proficient English speakers looking to begin a career in TESOL by qualifying for the most competitive ELT jobs worldwide

2. Experienced, in-service English language teachers seeking to advance their careers by obtaining an internationally recognized, post-grad diploma in TESOL

3. MA TESOL candidates looking for a course that provides transfer credits to a number of prestigious international universities

Earn your TEFL certificate at locations worldwide.

The classroom portion of the course is delivered at a growing number of Authorized Training Centers across the globe.


The International Diploma in

English Language Teaching™ Blended Program

  • Total hours of certification: 170

  • Duration of online component: 150 hours, 12 weeks, part-time

  • Duration of in-person component: 120 hours, 4 workshops

  • Minimum level of English: C1

  • ACE CREDIT® Recommendation: Up to 9 graduate-level credits

Our most comprehensive program, the IDELT Blended combines the Bridge IDELTOnline, our 12-week, online 150-hour post-graduate diploma in TEFL/TESOL with 20 hours of classroom-based, hands-on teacher workshops: Applied TEFL Concepts. Students move through this program as a cohort and interact extensively with their peers and the instructor. Graduates may opt to continue their studies in a Master's program at one of our partner universities around the world.

Applied TEFL Concepts:

Teaching the Four Skills

In these four, hands-on teacher workshops totaling 20 hours, participants have the opportunity to prepare, practice, and apply effective lessons and activities based on the concepts learned in the online training. Graduates leave with a toolkit they can use in their own classrooms.

  • How to Teach Reading
  • How to Teach Speaking
  • How to Teach Writing
  • How to Teach Listening
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Alissa Berdahl
International Program Advisor

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