ESOL Instructor - TESOL CE Certificate, Continuing Education Workforce Certificate
CCBC's certificate in TESOL is open to individuals from any background or academic discipline who are interested in teaching or supporting instruction for English language learners in a variety of contexts in the US or abroad. The certificate is designed for adults seeking a career change or meaningful volunteer opportunities, students seeking an introduction to the field of TESOL, or educators or other professionals who seek to work more effectively with non-native speakers of English. It incorporates best practices from the TESOL International Association's Standards for Short Term TESL/TEFL Certificate Programs.
This TESOL certificate is unique in that throughout every course students gain experience working with real English language learners so that they build their resumes and confidence while they build their skills.
Upon successful completion of this Continuing Education Workforce Certificate, students will be able to:
1. apply both theoretical and practical training in the field of TESOL;
2. design and deliver instruction appropriate for English language learners' needs; and
3. use their skills to pursue the ESOL K-12 Praxis exam credential or a professional opportunity teaching ESL in a K-12 support setting, or in a nonprofit, community or adult education, business, or overseas context.