London TESOL Courses


TESOL distinguishes English language teaching as a professional activity that requires specialized training. In particular, a London TESOL Certificate or Diploma is an internationally recognized qualification that advances an ESL teaching career worldwide.

Based in South London, LTTC was established in 1984 and has over the years trained a vast number of teachers from around the world who go on to work in over 100 countries worldwide.  It is the first organization to offer partnership to deserving institutions and individuals around the globe. Hlen Villena is an accredited training provider that delivers both the London TESOL modules and the comprehensive foundation courses in speaking, writing and functional grammar.

Every London TESOL graduate who completes the program receives an authentic and verifiable Certificate or Diploma, which is recognized by employers and governments around the world. The Diploma is officially endorsed and recognized worldwide by an OFQUAL approved accreditation body, Training Qualifications United Kingdom (TQUK).

TESOL CERTIFICATE (Tuition:16000php)

The Certificate in TESOL covers an extended syllabus that most employers regard as the standard for the profession as it comprises an equivalent of 120 or more hours of study time. There is a focus on practical teaching knowledge and skills which will equip those who are new to the profession.   

What is the qualification? 

Upon completion of the course, graduates receive a Level 5 Certificate in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages. This is endorsed by an OFQUAL approved accreditation body at an international level of learning equivalent to level 5.   

Who can take the course? 

Basic Education finishers or Grade 12 students, college students, professionals looking for an alternative or second career, retirees and just about any adult who is proficient in written and spoken English can take this certificate course.

 What is the process? 

There will be major lectures, consultations, guidance and support. After each lesson, there will be a question paper, which needs to be completed and submitted to your trainer for marking to ensure continual assessment. If taken via Skype, Zoom or Google Meetthe same treatment of the course delivery is given, which allows course takers to receive the same certificate as the ones who take the in-classroom arrangement. 

What are included? 

All study materials · Certificate and transcript · Full training, guidance and support · Certification fee + Shipping Cost


TESOL DIPLOMA  (Tuition:46000php)

The Diploma in TESOL is specifically designed for those who are interested in seeking further qualifications. Degree holders and/or individuals with teaching or training experience will find this course suitable. Since it is a Level 7 course, it is higher than a Bachelor’s Degree.     

What is the qualification? Upon completion of the course, graduates receive a Level 7 Diploma in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages. This is endorsed by an OFQUAL approved accreditation body, TQUK, at an international level of learning equivalent to level 7.     

Who can take the course? Preferably, students should have a degree-equivalent qualification or some experience in teaching, training or presenting. However, the most important consideration is that students must be fluent in both oral and written English.      

What is the process? There will be major lectures, unlimited consultations, guidance and support. There are four modules with two sections each. Each section has a specific task or assignment, which needs to be completed and submitted to your trainer for marking. This method of continual assessment ensures that your trainer can consistently monitor your progress and provide you with assistance throughout the duration of the course. If taken via Skype, Zoom or Google Meet, the same treatment of the course delivery is given, which allows course takers to receive the same diploma as the ones who take the in-class arrangement.      

What are included? 

All study materials · Diploma and transcript · Full training, guidance and support · TQUK registration · Diploma Fee + Shipping Cost

A London-based TESOL qualification is both purposeful and highly revered globally. Many of our graduates obtain the certificate or diploma for varied reasons: 

  1. To gain the knowledge, principles and skills of teaching English as a Second language 
  2. To teach, travel and achieve educational and professional experience abroad 
  3. To increase integrity, credibility and authority in putting up an academy 
  4. To build up credential and qualifications for general job applications 
  5. To start an alternative or additional career in online teaching 
  6. To attain promotion within a company

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

1. What is the difference between TEFL and TESOL?

 TEFL stands for Teaching English as a Foreign Language and TESOL stands for Teaching English to Speakers of Other languages. A TEFL certificate or a TESOL certificate will give you the qualification you need to teach English anywhere in the world. They are essentially the same. 

2. What is the difference between the Certificate course and the Diploma course?

 The Certificate (Level 5) course is ideal for those who wish to gain a faster qualification which will provide them with initial survival skills in the online/live classroom. The Diploma (Level 7) course is much more academic and covers topics in much greater depth. It is a higher qualification and will usually attract better working conditions and salary. 

3. How can I be sure that I can successfully pass the course?

 Your trainer will point out any weak areas and make suggestions as to how you can improve. You can submit an assignment up to three times at no extra charge. 

4. What do I do if I find something I can't understand?

 You have unlimited access to a trainer while you are enrolled and even when you complete the course, we will help you with any questions you might have. Aside from the live lectures, you can use all available communication platforms for consultations such as email, Skype, cellphones, etc. 

5. How is my work marked?

 You simply send your completed assignments to your trainer. Your final grade will be based on the average grade you earned. There are also some self-correcting exercises within each unit that will help you to monitor your progress. 

6. What qualification do I receive upon completion of the course?

 Upon successful completion of your course, you will receive the 'London Teacher Training College' award and if applicable to your course, the endorsement from TQUK. 

7. Is the course open to non-native speakers of English?

 The course is available to both native and non-native speakers of English. Some of our most successful course members have been Asians and non-native speakers. 

8. What are the job prospects for TESOL teachers?

 English as a foreign language is a huge industry employing hundreds of thousands of teachers in almost every country of the world. Your trainer has trained many teachers who are currently employed in a wide variety of locations. Upon graduation, you will be given links and access to top ESL job sites. 

9. Can you find a job for me?

LTTC does not offer placement services for teachers or recruitment services for employers, but we provide an updated listing of available jobs, particularly online platforms, where you can find a number of online jobs offering worthwhile rates for London TESOL graduates.