Become a TESL Certified English Teacher
Teach in Canada and Abroad
We offer a TESOL Diploma program that conforms to TESL Canada standards and Language Canada’s Quality Assurance guidelines. It has been perfected through more than 2,000 hours of research and development and is taught by industry experts.
Trainees will be able to explore teaching, learning and language through task-based, participatory and interactive practice.
See our state-of-the-art campuses in Toronto and Vancouver.
7 weeks (100 instructional hours, plus a 20-hour practicum)
Monday to Friday
(Vancouver) 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm + Practicum
(Toronto) 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm + Practicum
(Practicum hours may vary between 8:30 am and 6:00 pm)
*When a statutory holiday occurs, class hours will be made up on Saturdays from 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM.
Trainees become classroom ready by teaching international students, alongside their TESL Canada approved host teacher, in an ILAC classroom during their Practicum week using the knowledge and skills they have acquired in the TESOL Diploma Program.
A World of Opportunities
After graduating successfully from our TESOL Diploma at ILAC International College, you will have the required training and experience to work at the International Language Academy of Canada (ILAC), the #1 Language School in Canada. Competitive wages and benefits available in Toronto and Vancouver.
2023 Start Dates
|May 1st, 2023
|October 2nd, 2023
NOTE: Start dates are subject to change. Please check the availability of a specific date by contacting us.
When a statutory holiday occurs, class hours will be made up on Saturdays from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm.
TESOL Diploma Program
Textbook materials and registration fees included.
Application form with a letter of intent: Outline your goals for taking the TESOL Program
Interview: Successful interview with the TESOL Program Director
Educational qualification: Undergraduate degree
Non-native speakers: TOEFL iBT Score 101 (minimum of 27 in speaking/writing, 23 in listening, 24 in reading) OR IELTS Academic 7.0 overall with a minimum score of 7.0 in each skill area*
*All proficiency test results must be valid and achieved a maximum of two years prior to the application date.