The Weekend TEFL Practical Course


The 2-day course is an important component of the complete TEFL training.

      Learning Outcomes:

– Understanding the basic principles of classroom management.

– Fundamentals of giving and checking instructions and using the board effectively.

– Techniques to elicit and check the meaning of new language.

– Understanding of phonetics: phonemes, word and sentence stress.

– Experience learning a foreign language and using it in TEFL.

– Approaches and different techniques between teaching Young Learners, Business English and Online Teaching.

– Practice in planning and teaching both a system lesson and a skill lesson using suitable frameworks.

– Provide you with constructive feedback in teaching practice.

      – Guide you into finding teaching work in the English as a Second Language (ESL) industry.

     The Practical Course is delivered by Cambridge DELTA trainers.

     The course includes:

     – An intense two days of non-boring, incredibly amazing TEFL Practicum.

     – A concise, relevant, keep forever TEFL course Manual.

     – A 20-hour TEFL Practical Teaching Certificate.

     The Combined TEFL course gives you:

     120-hour online course and 20- hour Practicum. 

     A complete TEFL teacher program.


Choose form flexible weekend dates:

Saturday 8am – 5pm & Sunday 8am – 5pm



07 & 08 September 2019

05 & 06 October 2019

02 & 03 November 2019

Venue: Courtyard Hotel, 39 Tyrwhitt Ave, Rosebank, Johannesburg. View Map



14 & 15 September 2019

02 & 03 November 2019

Venue: City Lodge Hotel, Cnr Masinga & Sylvester Ntuli Roads, Durban. View Map


Cape Town

14 & 15 September 2019

12 & 13 October 2019

09 & 10 November 2019

Venue: LAL Language School, 319 Main Road, Sea Point, Cape Town. View Map.


The 2-day practical course can be taken before, during or after the 120-hour online certificate course.


The Practical Course Program

Day 1 – Saturday, 8 am to 5 pm

Day 2 – Sunday, 8 am to 5  pm

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

Self evaluation

Tutor led feedback

Teaching a systems lesson (grammar and vocabulary – foreign language lesson (using the PPP framework)

Teaching practice preparation

Teaching practice and feedback


Finding work in the TEFL industry and general

Reflective task home assignment (2 hours)

20-hour TEFL Practical certificate.

TEFL Practical Course Reviews & Reflections

“I am truly impressed with TEFL SA. I was sceptical at first with all the scams around. However, I was soon proven wrong and thoroughly enjoyed each moment of the course. The practical weekend brought the online information together nicely, where theory is put into practice in such a logical manner. This course is worth it!” Dr. Kailie Currie

“Absolutely fantastic. Insightful and the course material was well balanced“. Sharon Malan

“The training and materials were great and very useful. I’m starting my first teaching job in a week’” Olivier Torrent

“Best value for money by far! The training is easy to follow, detailed and concise at the same time and offers practical advice and examples for new teachers to use and incorporate. I definitely feel confident to take on my new career now! ” Tammy Pillay

Awesome and very interesting. I learned a lot and I’m already a teacher. Great course material” Hanlie Marais

“The training was absolutely phenomenal. It’s energetic, clear and engaging and easy to comprehend…” Marinette Potgieter

“It was well structured, relevant and the workbook is very useful… It boosted my confidence” Pam Sikhosana

“I can’t thank you guys enough. It’s been amazing learning through TEFL SA …” Tara Gamblen

“I did the practical course and it was fantastic! The Tutor was professional, friendly, really knew what she was talking about and how to answer all our questions. I learned so much more, was pushed outside my comfort zone and honestly grew a great deal through it. Thank you TEFL SA for putting together a fun, interesting and informative practical weekend course!” Roelien Kleinhans

The ideal TEFL teacher training program

The Combined TEFL Course

120-hours online theory course and certification and  2 days of awesome weekend practical teacher training.

Start the 120-hour online course anytime and book your practical training from the available dates.

You can attend the practical before, during or after your online course.

Stand out and be prepared for your new career as an English Language Teacher.

Choose TEFL SA for outstanding ESL teacher training. Certification  Recognised Internationally