TESOL Certifications in Cairo | Egypt

Cairo is the capital of the Arab Republic of Egypt and is the largest and most important city in the Arab world in terms of population and area. Cairo is one of the most culturally diverse cities in Egypt and this amazing cosmopolitan city has witnessed many different historical periods throughout the ages. There are so many ancient and modern monuments that Cairo can be seen as an “open-air” museum with many Pharaonic, Greek, Roman, Coptic and Islamic monuments dotted around the city. Cairo is also a first-class tourist destination with many attractions to interest visitors.

Cairo also has famous shopping areas, dozens of palaces, mosques, churches, historic gates, ancient buildings of various ages, not to mention cultural and artistic places, such as theaters, opera houses etc. There is also a large selection of hotels and accommodation to suit all tastes and budgets.

The Greater Cairo area has more than fifty museums including the Tahrir Museum where you can see the body of the greatest and most powerful of the Nineteenth Dynasty Pharos; Ramesses II. There are plenty of things to do in Cairo including visiting amusement parks, famous tourist attractions and sightseeing. Besides visiting the Great Pyramid of Giza, which is one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World, and the neighboring Sphinx, both of which have stood for thousands of years, you can also enjoy a two-hour Nile dinner cruise where you will be able to see a different side of Cairo as you drift along this world-famous river. The city is also home to nature reserves and protected landscapes. Far from the hustle and bustle of the city's heart, there are many quiet, cozy places to relax.

Cairo has fifteen public and private universities including the American University and the British University and is a center of education for the wider region. It also has more than thirty-five high institutes that belong to The Ministry of Higher Education. Transportation in Cairo is no problem at all. Taxis, buses, mini buses and the underground are all available alongside app-based services such as Uber and Careem.

4 weeks in-class course in Cairo
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$ 1499

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The School

The TESOL training center in Cairo is an innovative language and teacher training school, providing different services including IELTS preparation and language proficiency courses. We offer training to TESOL course participants to help them become excellent English language teachers qualified to teach English globally.

The school is situated in the heart of Cairo just a two-minute walk to the River Nile. It is surrounded by a lot of shopping centers and cafes. The area is well known as a former aristocratic district for the rich and ruling class and Khedives of the Ottoman Empire. The school is also surrounded by a lot of historical places like the Manial Palace, Manesterly Palace, Qaitbay Mosque and many other amazing attractions.

Accommodation

Our accommodation is within walking distance of our training center. It has a fully equipped kitchen and a reliable high-speed internet connection. Our accommodation also provides you with the opportunity to make local Egyptian friends as well as friends from all over the world. The accommodation is available at the price of US$ 100 for the full duration of the course in a double room that has:

  • TV channels
  • Two single beds
  • Separate sitting area
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Cooker
  • Two desks
  • Private bathroom
  • Free toiletries
  • Shower
  • Laundry facilities

Other options are available for those who prefer hotels and hostels. For those trainees, we will help them find their desirable type of accommodation.

Cairo has plenty of good accommodation options and a wide variety of hotels and furnished apartments are available around the center with a range of prices starting from US $100. The TESOL staff in Cairo will help you find suitable accommodation nearby depending on your budget. Should you have any further questions, please do not hesitate to contact us.

Course dates

2019

  • 15 September 2019 - 10 October
  • 13 October 2019 - 7 November
  • 10 November 2019 - 5 December

2020

  • 8 December 2019 - 2 January
  • 5 January 2020 - 30 January

Course fees

The total price is divided into: deposit and balance.

The deposit may be paid via a) credit card b) Paypal c) wire transfer d) Western Union.

The balance of the course fee must be paid by cash, PayPal or bank transfer directly to the training center on the first day of the course.

 

Deposit
US$ 600
to be paid in advance
+
Balance
US$ 899
to be paid on arrival

Accomodation Fees

The accommodation fees are not part of the course price and you are free to choose whichever accommodation option you prefer.

You are not obliged to use the accommodation provided by the school and you are welcome to make your own accommodation arrangements. If you choose to use our accommodation, it should be paid for either by cash, PayPal or bank transfer directly to the school at the start of the course.

and Up
US$ 100
(to be paid on arrival)
4 weeks in-class course in Cairo
special price on offer from
$ 1499

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Frequently Asked Questions

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  • What travel documents will I need Egypt?

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    Your passport must be valid for at least 8 months at the time of arrival. Foreign nationals who want to visit Egypt can complete an online e-Visa application form to obtain a tourist visa. The e-Visa is available for all citizens from the USA, Canada and all EU countries as well as other countries.

  • What is the course schedule?

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    The first working day of the week in Egypt is Sunday while Friday and Saturday are the weekend. Generally, classes run from 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. from Sunday through Thursday. Lunch break is from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. There are also short breaks between sessions. The first two weeks are purely theoretical (without teaching practice) where trainees get familiar with skills related to teaching methodologies and techniques, classroom management, culture sensitivity etc. as well as various elements of the language.

  • What are the teaching practice students and classes like?

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    Teaching practice will take place with local Egyptian students at the training center. Students in Egypt are very friendly, eager to learn and respectful to their teachers.

  • How many students on average are in the program each month?

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    The maximum number trainees on a course will not exceed 16. Both native speakers of English and non-native speakers, who have a C1 or C2 level of proficiency, are welcome.

  • Where can I teach with my certificate?

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    You can teach in almost any part of the globe with your TEFL certificate. It is your passport to travel the world. We will also provide you with some useful websites and links for teaching positions throughout the world.

  • What are the payment options?

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    The total course price is US $1490. The non-refundable deposit ( US $600) must be paid in advance either online by credit card or via bank transfer to book the course .The balance (US $890) must be paid in cash at the training center on arrival (on the first day of the course)

    Both USD or Egyptian pounds (based on the exchange rate on that day quoted on banks) are accepted.

    NB: This amount covers tuition fees, course materials, certification and moderation fees ONLY. Airfares, accommodation and food are not included.

  • What is there to do in Cairo?

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    There is plenty to do in this amazing city whether it’s visiting the pyramids of Giza or wandering around a fascinating museum. The center may arrange some paid excursions to attractions if some trainees would like, or at least help them arrange their own trips.

  • Is there a dress code?

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    Casual attire is no problem during the input sessions. However, during teaching practice, you should appear as a professional teacher in front of your students. Women, in all cases, should be careful that their shoulders are covered and skirts come down to the knees, and generally, they should look conservative and smart.


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