I completed a degree in another country. Will TESL Canada accept my foreign educational credentials?
All applicants with university degrees completed outside Canada must provide a Canadian equivalency assessment of their university degree(s) as part of their application with TESL Canada on completion of the TESOL course. Assessments may be completed by a recognized credential assessment service which are available across Canada. Examples of recognized assessment services are ICES, CES, and WES.
Please note, applicants do not need to provide TESL Canada with a copy of their foreign degrees (translated or not). It is the documented Canadian university equivalency that is the required document. We require the standard, document by document assessment, and not the comprehensive assessment. For further information on educational credentials please contact TESL Canada at (1) 604-298-0312.
Do I need TESL Canada Standard 1 before pursuing TESL Canada Standard 2?
No, you don’t need to get TESL Canada Standard 1 to pursue Standard 2 certification. However, for those who do not have previous ESL teaching experience, we do not recommend starting with Standard 2 certification. A TESOL / TEFL / TESL certification ...
Do I need to provide a proficiency score to enroll in your courses?
No, OnTESOL does not require a proficiency score to enroll in our courses. If you wish to become TESL Canada certified, you will need to provide TESL Canada with an IELTS Academic score of 7 + in all skill areas or TOEFL iBT overall 101 with a ...
How Does OnTESOL Compare with Other TESOL / TEFL / TESL / CELTA courses?
Looking for a TESOL / TEFL / TESL / CELTA certification course? Here are 7 reasons to study online with OnTESOL: 1-Get the credentials you need to teach English abroad, online, and in Canada or the United States! Our TESL Canada-approved and ...
How will I be assessed on my coursework?
Your work will be assessed throughout the course. There are assignments you will complete and submit to your tutor for marking and feedback. Depending on the course you have enrolled in, assignments include writing reflective essays, writing essays ...
Will I receive a paper certificate in the mail?
Yes, certificates are sent out in the mail after the graduate has requested them from our website. Please keep in mind that certificates are processed and mailed monthly. Once in the mail, it may take up to: Canada: 4-8 business days USA: 5-10 ...