The TEFL Practical Course

20-hour / 2- day (Saturday and Sunday) course

TEFL Practical Teacher Training In-person or Online via Zoom

TEFL Practical Course Weekend Dates.

Saturday and Sunday 8am – 5pm

Online via Zoom App.

15 – 16 January 2022 (Booked out)

05 – 06 February 2022

26 – 27 February 2022

12 – 13 March 2022

26 – 27 March 2022

Live Interactive video conferencing. Free Zoom app. Not recommended via cellphone. 


Johannesburg In-person at Courtyard Hotel, Rosebank. View Map

12 – 13 February 2022

19 – 20 March 2022

02 – 03 April 2022

07 – 08 May 2022

04 – 05 June 2022


Durban In-person at City Lodge Hotel, North Beach. View Map

19 – 20 February 2022

or Select Flex-time.

Other dates to be published soon.


Cape Town In-person at 319 Main Road, Sea Point. –View Map

19 – 20 February 2022

or select Flex-time.

Other dates to be published soon


–* Practical course venue dates are subject to COVID-19 health protocols.

– Free rescheduling should any of the in=-person course dates be postponed due to lock-downs or other eventualities. 

– Online via Zoom requires internet for live video. No special equipment required. The Zoom app is free ( Unfortunately, the training cannot be done on a cell phone screen. 

20-hour TEFL Practical course 

Delivered over a 2-day Weekend / Saturday and Sunday, 8am to 5pm.

Choose to attend in-person at a venue in Joburg, Durban, Cape Town

or Online via Zoom

The 2-day practical course is an important component to your development as a English Language Teacher.

Learning Outcomes:

– Introduces and gives you practice in understanding the basic principles of group teaching management.

– Teaches you fundamentals of giving and checking instructions and using the “board” effectively.

– Gives you practice in a variety of techniques to elicit and check the meaning of new language.

– Gives you understanding of phonetics: phonemes, word and sentence stress.

– Allows you to experience learning a foreign language as a English language student. 

– Clarifies the difference between what goes into teaching Young Learners, Business English and Online Teaching.

– Gives you practice in planning both a system lesson and a skill lesson using suitable frameworks.

– Provides you with constructive feedback in lesson delivery in teaching practice.

– Guides you into finding work in the TEFL industry.

– Provides you with overall feedback on your understanding of the course content.

Delivered by Cambridge DELTA teacher trainers.

Course includes:

TEFL Practical Course Manual.

20-hour TEFL Practical Certificate.

Planing to teach ESL in a classroom or online, the Practical course is invaluable to your future career.

 Employers look favorably on candidates with TEFL practical experience. 

TEFL Practical Program

Day 1

Saturday – 8 am to 5pm

Day 2

Sunday – 8am to 5pm

TEFL Course Material Manual

Learning Outcomes

Teaching Young Learners,

Teaching Business English,

Teaching Online

Classroom Management

Eliciting and Checking Meaning

Teaching Receptive Skills lessons (Reading and Listening)

Pronunciation / Phonetics / Word and Sentence Stress

Teaching practice and teacher trainer feedback

Teaching a Systems Lesson (Grammar and Vocabulary – Foreign Language Lesson (using the PPP framework)

Teaching practice and trainer feedback

Teaching reflections

Finding work in the TEFL industry

Home Reflection Task