When you earn your TEFL/TESOL certification from Bridge, you earn one of the most trusted certificates in the world. Here’s why:


Accrediting Council for Continuing Education and Training. U.S. Department of Education recognized agency.

Bridge has been accredited by ACCET, the Accrediting Council for Continuing Education and Training, since 1998. Our TEFL/TESOL programs have been reviewed and approved by ACCET, a U.S. Department of Education recognized agency, meaning the quality of your certification has been verified by an independent institution.

ACCET-accredited Bridge courses offered in the U.S. or online may be taken for Continuing Education Units (CEUs). Learn more about earning CEUs with Bridge.


Association for Quality Education and Training Online

Bridge has also been accredited by Aqueduto, the Association for Quality Education & Online Training. Aqueduto is a charitable organization based in the UK dedicated to evaluating blended and online training courses against a quality assurance framework which includes institutional, pedagogical, and technological domains.
Learn more about Bridge accreditation.

College Credit Recommendation Service

The American Council on Education’s College Credit Recommendation Service (ACE CREDIT®)  has evaluated and recommended college credit for five Bridge TEFL/TESOL certification programs. For more than 30 years, colleges and universities have trusted ACE CREDIT to provide reliable course equivalency information to facilitate their decisions to award academic credit. 

This recommendation makes these Bridge programs a popular certification choice for prospective teachers interested in pursuing future studies in TEFL/TESOL.
Learn more about Bridge TEFL/TESOL courses recommended for credit by ACE.

We’re experts

We know you’re seeking expert advice and thorough TEFL/TESOL training as you embark on or advance your English language teaching career. At Bridge, we’ve been training and certifying teachers around the world for over 30 years, and we love what we do.

Bridge program advisors will be your first point of contact when you get certified with us. Our friendly, knowledgeable team members have experience teaching English and enjoy using that knowledge to help teachers at all stages of their careers reach their professional goals.

Similarly, Bridge course trainers are highly qualified and have years of English teaching experience. They complete a rigorous initial training, followed by ongoing professional development and regular evaluations. Most importantly, they’re passionate about teaching English and preparing you to do the same!

Meet the Bridge TEFL/TESOL course trainers.

Our network is global

As Bridge alumni, you’ll join a global community of over 100,000 English teachers in locations around the world! You’ll connect with Bridge Job Advisors and the Bridge employer network of schools and recruiters to realize your dream of teaching English at home, abroad, or online.

You can also and find valuable resources on BridgeUniverse News and make connections with other teachers through Bridge social media channels, including Facebook Groups for job seekers and online English teachers.

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