Certificate IV in TESOL (10557NAT)

Qualification: Certificate IV
Course Code: 10557NAT
Study mode: Online
On Campus
Payment options: Payment plan
Upfront payment
Duration: Self-paced
Start date: Online: anytime - start today;
On Campus: enquire for enrolment dates
Awarded by: ATA TESOL College (RTO 31228)
This course meets Nationally Recognised Training standards. It is listed on the Australian government's National Register for Vocational Education and Training (VET). Studying this course leads to a qualification that's recognised throughout Australia, and lets employers know that you have the right skills for the job.

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About this course

The accredited Certificate IV in TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages) (10557NAT) program offered through SEEK Learning will give you the skills and confidence to become an interactive, engaging and competent teacher. You will learn about pronunciation, listening, speaking, reading, writing and grammar. This program will also give you an understanding of lesson planning, class activities and teaching preparation.


There are no formal prerequisites for this course however a degree or diploma in education or teaching experience is usually required to teach English to speakers of other languages in Australia.

Areas of study

In this certificate program, the subjects you will study include:

  • Develop TESOL knowledge and teaching roles
  • Develop TESOL teaching methodology
  • Formulate a personal philosophy of teaching statement
  • Develop listening skills in TESOL
  • Develop speaking skills in TESOL
  • Develop reading skills in TESOL
  • Develop writing skills, spelling and punctuation in TESOL
  • Develop grammar and vocabulary knowledge in TESOL
  • Plan lessons using audio-visual techniques and information technology in TESOL
  • Plan and develop student assessment materials
  • Private tutoring in TESOL

Upon successful completion of this course you will receive a nationally recognised, accredited Certificate IV in TESOL (10557NAT) from ATA TESOL College (RTO 31228). You will also have the skills and experience to pursue a career in teaching English as a second language (ESL) in Australia. You will also be able to use your previous study in education or teaching to become a private tutor or start your own business providing English tuition to international students.

Finance options

There are two payment options for this course:
  • Payment plans: Eligible students may be able to pay for this course through weekly, fortnightly and monthly repayments. This flexible payment plan does not require a deposit and involves no interest for the first 12 months. After this period, students will be charged 19.95% per annum on the amount that remains to be paid.
  • Upfront payment: Pay for this course upfront via credit card or bank transfer.
SEEK Learning offers a vast selection of tertiary and vocational courses through some of Australia’s leading education providers. You can study an accredited TAFE, university and IT course, as well as customised training packages, from recognised course providers. With flexible study and finance options and many courses available through correspondence and online studies, you can gain any number of career-boosting qualifications at your convenience with SEEK Learning.
As a student of TESOL College, you will gain access to school listings and current job postings. You will also have lifetime employment assistance. Upon completion of your course through TESOL College, you will be guaranteed an international English teaching job or you will receive your money back. (Conditions apply – enquire now to find out if you are eligible).

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