About Via Lingua International TEFL
Via Lingua International TEFL Group
Via Lingua is one of the world's largest TEFL certification providers, and our TEFL course, continuously developed by our Academic Board, is one of the most thorough and up-to-date in the world today. Including 130 hours of expert tuition and 10 hours of teaching practice, the TEFL course exceeds international standards for TEFL certification.
Through our Job Guidance Program we aim to assist all of our graduates in full-time EFL employment on successful completion of the course. Through our offices and contacts worldwide, Via Lingua are uniquely placed to give you the best professional help and advice, wherever you wish to start your TEFL career. We extend the same help and advice to all of our graduates in all countries, irrespective of where and when you took your original course with us.
Once you are a Via Lingua graduate you are always a Via Lingua graduate. We like to keep in contact with our 5000+ graduates all around the world and develop our network of contacts. Wherever you want to go tomorrow, we believe that we can help to take you there.
Our Via Lingua TEFL Course
Our TEFL Course is one of the most comprehensive and up-to-date in the world today. Including 130 hours of expert tuition with 10 hours of assessed teaching practice, and covering all areas of Teaching Skills, Classroom Management, English Grammar and Phonology, it exceeds international guidelines for the regulation of the TEFL profession.
Via Lingua Job Assistance Program
Through our Job Placement Assistance program, our graduates often find a job by the time they finish the course.
Through our contacts around the world, Via Lingua is uniquely placed to give you the best professional help and advice, wherever you wish to start your TEFL career.
We extend the same help and advice to all of our graduates, irrespective of where and when you took your original course with us.
Via Lingua Professional Trainers & Mentors
Via Lingua is committed to employing staff of the highest caliber. All our trainers hold appropriate qualifications and have a wealth of experience as both TEFL teachers and trainers. In addition to professional development , our trainers and mentors are required to maintain a professional portfolio, which guides and charts their achievements and development. As part of our strategy to ensure that Via Lingua trainers and academic staff remain at the forefront of TEFL teaching, we mandate regular seminar and conference attendance for our academic staff members.
Via Lingua Code of Ethics
In order to ensure the integrity of the Via Lingua organization, a code of ethics has been developed and is an essential element of our Quality Assurance process. While positively encouraging diversity, it is essential that all training centers meet basic standards in relation to facilities, advertising, internal competition, the quality of course delivery, accommodation, trainee welfare and job guidance. The Code of Ethics establishes basic principles, which are followed by all centers and employees.
Via Lingua Advisory Board
In order to ensure the quality of all Via Lingua programs, both content and delivery, the organizational structure includes both an Academic Board and an Advisory Board. The Academic Board comprises a number of senior Via Lingua academic staff members. The Advisory Board comprises a group of distinguished international educators, all of whom have expertise within the field of Teaching English as a Foreign Language. The Advisory Board has a significant role in advising and counseling the managing director and the Academic Board. In addition, its role is to vouch for the quality of the content and delivery of the study programs offered in Via Lingua Study Centers. The members of the Advisory Board are all internationally recognized within the TEFL and academic community. This group of outstanding professional educators and leaders in the field of international education is in a unique position to publicly vouch for the quality of our courses.
Via Lingua Graduates Network
Once you are a Via Lingua graduate you are always a Via Lingua graduate. We like to keep in contact with our 6000+ graduates all around the world and through them develop our network of contacts, even in areas where we do not yet have our own school or office. Wherever you want to go tomorrow, we believe that we can help to take you there.