TESL/TESOL Teacher Education Programs in BC

TESL/TESOL Teacher Education Programs in BC

The following TESL/TESOL teacher education programs are located in BC and for the most part focus on teaching English to adult speakers of other languages. Click on the name of the institution for complete program information. Note that BC TEAL does not endorse or take responsibility for the quality of the following teacher education programs. More information can be found at the TESL Canada website.

Information Regarding Requirements for TESL Canada Professional Certificate

TESL Canada Professional Certification – Standard One
Minimum requirements include:

  • a minimum of 100 hours of theory and methodology, and university degree
  • a practicum of a minimum of 20 hours (10 hours of observation and 10 hours of teaching)

TESL Canada Professional Certification – Standard Two (Interim)
Minimum requirements include:

  • a university degree + 250 hours (methodology and theory)
  • a practicum* of a minimum of 20 hours (10 hours of observation and 10 hours of teaching)

*Please Note: After September 1, 2017, a minimum of a 50 hours of practicum will be required by TESL Canada. The practicum will consist of 30 hours of classroom observation and 20 hours of supervised teaching.

Name of Institution
Name of TESOL Program
Certificate in TESL Linguistics
TESL Canada Standard
Equivalent to TESL Canada Standard 2
Location
Burnaby
Name of Institution
Name of TESOL Program
TESOL Certificate
TESL Canada Standard
TESL Canada Standard 1
Location
Burnaby
Name of Institution
Name of TESOL Program
TESOL Advanced Diploma
TESL Canada Standard
TESL Canada Standard 2
Location
Castlegar
Name of Institution
Name of TESOL Program
TESL Certificate Program
TESL Canada Standard
TESL Canada Standard 1
Location
Kamloops
Name of Institution
Name of TESOL Program
Online Peak TESOL Certificate
TESL Canada Standard
TESL Canada Standard 1
Location
Kimberley
Name of Institution
Name of TESOL Program
Peak TESOL Certificate
TESL Canada Standard
TESL Canada Standard 1
Location
Kimberley
Name of Institution
Name of TESOL Program
TESL Certificate Program
TESL Canada Standard
TESL Canada Standard 2
Location
Langley
Name of Institution
Name of TESOL Program
TESL Certificate Program
TESL Canada Standard
TESL Canada Standard 2
Location
New Westminster
Name of Institution
Name of TESOL Program
CELTA
TESL Canada Standard
TESL Canada Standard 1
Location
Vancouver
Name of Institution
Name of TESOL Program
TESL 130 Certificate
TESL Canada Standard
TESL Canada Standard 1
Location
Vancouver
Name of Institution
Name of TESOL Program
TESOL Diploma
TESL Canada Standard
TESL Canada Standard 1
Location
Vancouver