TEFL / TESOL COURSE OVERVIEW
Looking to earn an accredited 4-week TEFL TESOL certification that will qualify you for thousands of English teaching jobs in Italy and around the World? This state-of-the-art TEFL certification course not only provides expert-led training and a recognized qualification but personalized job placement assistance for finding jobs teaching English in Italy and around the globe.
The TEFL Training school in Florence Italy was founded as a language school in 1959 by the United States Information Service and then privatized in the 1960s. It is now one of the leading American English schools in Italy and has received approval from the Ministry of Public Education to teach American English and culture. It is an active member of international organizations such as TESOL (Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages) and NAFSA (National Association of Foreign Student Advisors), and it works closely with other American language schools throughout the world.
The American Language Center is located in Piazza della Repubblica, just a short walk from the world-famous Duomo. Our facilities include several multi-purpose classrooms, offices, a library, and a terrace overlooking the historic city center. Satellite TV, computers, and an ESL Library are on the premises.
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* Note about Florence job market: Florence is a charming, moderate-sized city in Italy that hosts numerous language schools with hiring cycles throughout the year. Language schools do not follow a traditional academic year calendar and have regular courses starting frequently, while also regularly hiring for private tutoring. While there's a healthy level of competition in the job market, graduates often find work in Florence. A new city tram makes accessibility throughout the city wonderful. It's worth noting that Italy, as a country, offers numerous cities like Rome and Milan where English teachers can also find exciting opportunities.