TEFL Certification in Rome, Italy - Overview
Looking to earn an accredited 4-week TEFL 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 Rome, Italy TEFL course is very intensive and requires a strong commitment by the student. One can expect to be in class for about eight hours a day along with a few hours of work at home. International TEFL Academy recommends that trainees have no other personal or professional commitments outside the course during those four weeks of training.
Italy is one of the most popular locations in Europe and the world for teaching English abroad. English teachers in Italy typically find work in September or early October, and Rome again in January. Teachers in Rome will be expected to interview in person once they arrive in Rome, and they will also be responsible for their airfare, as well as housing. Many English teachers in Rome live in apartments recently vacated by previous teachers, and many
Rome Student Visa Option Overview
International TEFL Academy's partner school in Rome has developed a special package offered to those who want to obtain a student visa in Rome, Italy. The student visa option is only available to TEFL students who participate in the 4-week onsite TEFL course in Rome.
What is a Student Visa?
A student visa allows Americans & other
Anyone interested in receiving a student visa needs to apply at least 3 months in advance before your TEFL course begins in Italy. The student visa process through the Italian government can be lengthy so you want to be sure to give yourself enough time (anticipate an extra month during the summer season).
Professional Development Program
This is an extension of the training received during the TEFL course. It provides graduates with the opportunity to develop their professional skills, fine-tune strengths, and improve upon weaknesses.
Students will do a combination of self and guided study for 20 hours per week. The course schedule can be arranged around your English teaching hours.
Schedule and Start dates
Students may begin the Professional Development program any Monday after completing their TEFL course in Rome.
Courses are typically Monday-Thursday from 9 am to 2 pm or based on your English teaching schedule.
If you are interested in this student visa option, read more information HERE.