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We're excited to connect with you and dive into the details of our course and the opportunities that await. If you're eager to begin and prefer to explore our FAQs first, that's completely fine as well! Below, you'll find an extensive FAQ section packed with valuable information to start your TEFL journey

  • What is TEFL Nomad?
    TEFL Nomad is a fully accredited, internationally recognized TEFL (Teaching English as a Foreign Language) course provider, offering a 120-hour certification program that can be completed entirely online with 24/7 access to the learning platform. We'll even help you land a job after completion!
  • Who can enroll in TEFL Nomad?
    Anyone interested in teaching English abroad or online, who is fluent in English and has a passion for education, can enroll in TEFL Nomad. No previous teaching experience or university degree is required.
  • Is a TEFL Nomad certification accredited?
    Yes, our TEFL certification is internationally accredited by Accreditat, making it a valid qualification for teaching English in all countries around the world and online.
  • How long does it take to complete the TEFL Nomad course?
    The course is 120 hours in length. Most students complete it within 3 to 6 weeks, but you have the flexibility to work at your own pace and complete it around other time commitments you may have. You'll have access for 6 months!
  • Can I complete the TEFL Nomad course while working full-time?
    Absolutely! The course is designed for flexibility, allowing you to study at your own pace with 24/7 access, fitting it around your existing commitments.
  • What does the TEFL Nomad course cover?
    The course covers essential TEFL methodologies, lesson planning, grammar, classroom management, and provides insights into teaching English online and abroad. You can check out the course preview on our site!
  • Is there any support available during the course?
    Yes, TEFL Nomad provides support through access to tutors, interactive chat rooms with peers, and a range of resources available on the platform.
  • Do I need any specific equipment to take the course?
    All you need is a computer or tablet with internet access to complete the course. The course is fully online and you'll have access to our online platform 24/7!
  • Is there a final exam for TEFL Nomad?
    Yes, there is a short test at the end of the course, and you will be well-prepared for it with access to all your course materials and notes.
  • What happens if I fail the test?
    You will have the opportunity to retake the test, ensuring every student has the chance to succeed and earn their certification. We have a guaranteed pass rate.
  • How do I receive my TEFL certificate?
    Upon successful completion of the course and final test, you will receive a digital TEFL certificate, with the option to request a hard copy for a small fee.
  • What accreditation does TEFL Nomad hold?
    TEFL Nomad is fully accredited by a recognized accrediting body in the TEFL industry, ensuring our program meets high standards for TEFL certification. TEFL Nomad has successfully met the stringent accreditation standards required for its innovative, practical and high-quality Advanced 120 Hour TEFL Course and has been awarded this Certificate of Accreditation.
  • How is TEFL Nomad different from other TEFL courses?
    TEFL Nomad stands out due to its modern, engaging curriculum, 24/7 accessibility, and international recognition, making it a preferred choice for aspiring TEFL teachers. Having won 3 awards in 2023 for Value, Support & Instruction, the course stands out from the rest.
  • Can I use TEFL Nomad certification to teach in public schools abroad?
    Yes, all public and private schools worldwide accept our certification for teaching positions, though specific requirements can vary by country.
  • What support does TEFL Nomad offer after certification?
    We provide ongoing support through our alumni network, continuous access to resources, and updates on teaching opportunities. We can give you direct access to paid teaching positions overseas.
  • Can I teach in my home country with a TEFL Nomad certification?
    While our certification is primarily aimed at teaching English as a foreign language abroad, it can also enhance your qualifications for teaching ESL (English as a Second Language) in your home country.
  • Is there a community or network I can join after completing the course?
    Yes, TEFL Nomad offers access to an alumni network where you can connect with other TEFL teachers, share experiences, and find support. Check out our instagram account @teflnomad
  • Where can I teach with a TEFL Nomad certification?
    With our certification, you can teach English in non-English speaking countries worldwide, in both physical classrooms and online settings.
  • Can TEFL Nomad help me find a job after I complete the course?
    While we do not provide direct job placement, we offer guidance, resources, and tips for finding TEFL jobs abroad and online. You'll also have the opportunity to join our partner company TFT and join an in-person program in Asia.
  • What kind of salary can I expect teaching English abroad?
    Salaries vary widely depending on the country, type of institution, and hours worked, but TEFL teachers can generally expect competitive wages aligned with local living standards. Check out our blog page to see some useful comparison charts on salary ranges between different countries!
  • Are there opportunities to teach English online with a TEFL Nomad certification?
    Yes, the demand for online English teachers is growing, and our certification is valid for teaching English online to students around the world.
  • How do I access the TEFL Nomad course materials?
    Once enrolled, you'll have 24/7 access to all course materials through our online learning platform in which you can learn at your pace.
  • What if I encounter technical issues during the course?
    Our support team is available to assist with any technical issues, ensuring a smooth learning experience.
  • Can I access the course from anywhere in the world?
    Yes, as long as you have an internet connection, you can access the course from anywhere, at any time.
  • How current is the TEFL Nomad course content?
    Our course content is regularly updated to reflect the latest in TEFL methodologies and teaching strategies, ensuring you receive the most current education.
  • What payment options are available for the course?
    We offer a range of payment options, including credit/debit cards and PayPal, Klarna and Revolut, to make enrollment easy and accessible.
  • Is there a refund policy if I decide not to complete the course?
    TEFL Nomad offers a refund policy within a specified period after enrollment, providing flexibility if your plans change. Refund within 7 days of purchase if you are not satisfied with the course.
  • How do I enroll in the TEFL Nomad course?
    Enrollment is simple through our website, where you can sign up and start your TEFL journey immediately. Purchase the course and one of our tutors will send you your personalised login details.
  • Can I teach both adults and children with a TEFL Nomad certification?
    Yes, our certification prepares you to teach English learners of all ages, from young children to adults.
  • What makes TEFL teaching a rewarding career?
    Teaching English as a foreign language offers the chance to make a significant impact on students' lives, explore new cultures, and embark on an exciting global career.

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