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Buenos Aires TEFL Institute

About

Buenos Aires TEFL Institute is the most accredited TEFL Provider in Argentina and stands apart from the rest as the number 1 destination for TEFL Training in Latin America and for learning Spanish for several reasons. We have successfully placed our TEFL graduates in English Teaching Jobs for the last twenty years in Argentina and worldwide. We offer guaranteed employment for all our TEFL graduates as well as one week of Spanish immersion classes at our school. Job Placement is an integral part of our course, we collaborate with national and international organizations and offer paid positions to all our TEFL graduates either at onsite or online English Teaching positions.Our Buenos Aires TEFL course is also recognized worldwide due to its accreditation and high caliber curriculum. We are accredited by the State Department in the US, TQUK, The College of Teachers, UKRLP, Chartered College of Teaching, UK, among others.

Reviews

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Sam
10/10
Yes, I recommend this program

Amazing TEFL Certification Course in Buenos Aires

TEFL Certification Course in downtown Buenos Aires!
An amazing TEFL Course in downtown Buenos Aires for anyone aspiring to obtain the TEFL certification. The TEFL Trainer here is just fantastic. The course is informative and completely effective in ensuring that once the course is completed you are ready to teach. The quality of the classes was outstanding. Learning to teach English to native Spanish speakers from different backgrounds and ages was a big plus. The Buenos Aires TEFL staff were kind and friendly, the location is safe and practical, and the benefit of common comfortable areas was a big plus. I would not hesitate to recommend this TEFL course in Buenos Aires, Argentina to anyone who is prepared to commit to 4 weeks of intense focus to acquire a useful international certification.

What was the most nerve-racking moment and how did you overcome it?
not knowing the exact date Argentina would open up borders to international tourism
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Marnie
10/10
Yes, I recommend this program

Absolutely great and super useful program!

I completed the 4-week TEFL training intensive at Buenos Aires TEFL Institute last year and would highly recommend this course to anyone interested in a future teaching English. The content is engaging and interesting at all times due to nearly perfect planning and forethought.I have really enjoyed the TEFL course here in Buenos Aires and feel like I gained a lot of knowledge and understanding that I didn’t have before. I especially enjoyed the ESL classroom management section of the course or practicum. The Spanish immersion classes provided were super useful! Overall, if you’re thinking about taking a TEFL course with Buenos Aires TEFL, absolutely do it. It was one of the best decisions I have ever made. Thank you for everything! You are all amazing!

What is your advice to future travelers on this program?
ask all your doubts and questions before the program
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Beverly Ann
10/10
Yes, I recommend this program

TEFL Training in Argentina

My experience at Buenos Aires TEFL was very rewarding.A lot of guidance was offered throughout the course.The course had so many important things to take into account I increased my awareness of the English language, even as a native speaker. The Spanish lessons were super useful too. The program challenged how I viewed teaching the English language.My TEFL Trainer here was amazing! The resources they offer for job placement gave me the confidence and the network to reach out into the Argentina ESL marketplace, and to begin this new career. It really did help me become a better teacher, I have already recommended this course to a bunch of my friends and family.Thank you so much!

If you did this all over again, what's one thing you would change?
It wasnt that easy to be found online, so I guess investing more in adwords or something like that would be useful
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Jane
10/10
Yes, I recommend this program

TEFL Certificate Course in Argentina

Buenos Aires TEFL exceeded my expectations and I can say honestly that there is no better place to earn your TEFL. Before coming here I had researched lots of other TEFL courses but this program was clearly different and better. The trainers here were consistently friendly and always on hand to provide support and answer any questions. They helped us with our CVs, getting to know Buenos Aires and its culture and just general living in Argentina.The staff here prepares you for what to expect beforehand, support you constantly during the course, and helps you secure a job after you graduate. Although the course is extremely intensive it’s completely worth it because of the knowledge you gain. In just four weeks I’ve learned so much about the English language grammar, phonology, phonetics, classroom management, and what do expect in terms of job placement in Argentina. I cannot praise this course enough.

If you did this all over again, what's one thing you would change?
allowing myself some time off before the course since it is very intensive
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Darla
10/10
Yes, I recommend this program

TEFL Certificate Course in Buenos Aires, Argentina

I thoroughly enjoyed the course. It was really interesting and was able to teach me every aspect of being a good English teacher. How to use lesson plans and how to teach native Spanish speaker students. The Course layout and content was wonderfully presented and structured in an understandable and informative manor.I have been in the ESL industry without the TEFL, but getting one from Buenos AiresTEFL Institute really helped me in my professional growth. There are also plenty of job opportunities to choose from. Thank you everyone at Buenos Aires TEFL. Overall, it was a very enjoyable experience.

What would you improve about this program?
maybe investing more on ads since it was a little bit hard to find online back home in California

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Alumni Interviews

These are in-depth Q&A sessions with verified alumni.

Susannah

25 years old, journalist from the US
Argentina

Why did you choose this program?

I loved the way this program has been structured. Lovely staff and very useful course. You learn a skill for life, absolutely worth it. I could not think of a better way to spend my gap year abroad. I am very happy with the results now, having chosen this program and not another one. Super valuable course with great teachers.

What did your program provider (or university) assist you with, and what did you have to organize on your own?

Everyone at Buenos Aires TEFL were accommodating from the beginning. They answered all questions that I had, even nagging questions about their accommodations and other accommodations offered in Buenos Aires. They were always super nice, adorable. I had to sort out flights and health insurance, covid policy.

What is one piece of advice you'd give to someone going on your program?

Read the Murphy book and pay attention to the Trainers here, allow some vacation time before the program starts since it is very intensive in essence and you need to focus on the course, without any other occupations or hobbies, therefore you need to dedicate to the course and study and of course study a lot our lovely English grammar...

What does an average day/week look like as a participant of this program?

7 get up, prepare some healthy breakfast with coffee or Argentinian mate
8 breakfast and have a shower at the apartment
9 to 2 course, this part of the day goes by very fast
3 to 8 study, focus on the English grammar and lesson planning
8 to 9 dinner and rest, do always keep a healthy lifestyle, sleep well and eat healthy food

Going into your experience abroad, what was your biggest fear, and how did you overcome it? How did your views on the issue change?

It was nerve-racking at first but the people here are great and they help you out, they also connect you with other students who have been through the same will provide you with more confidence and you will feel better about your decision because it is an investment in education, study and work so you also need to know what you are paying for

Any last recommendations for people considering this program?

I would recommend doing this during your gap year as a study abroad program because the fact that it allows you to work makes it more valuable, being given the opportunity to share my time with Argentinian students and being trained to teach native Spanish speakers is also a highlight and of course, it takes time and I will improve over time.

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