TEFL Certification

TEFL Certification

Asian College of Teachers

TESOL Certification Explained

If you are really considering a career in teaching English abroad and taste success in your professional TEFL career then opt for a tailor-made TEFL course at Asian College of Teachers. ACT Certificate provides a range of advantages in terms of certification and accreditation that few TESOL providers could match.

ACT is now associated with Cambridge and has become the authorised centre for conducting Cambridge TKT Exam all over India. TEFL candidates need to appear for at least one module of the TKT Exam; each module providing a separate Cambridge Certificate, after the candidates appear for the exam.

All successful TEFL students of Asian College of Teachers can appear for the internationally recognized TESOL Board Exam which is organized through TESOL Canada in association with ACT. Students after passing the Board Exam will receive an exclusive TESOL Canada Certificate which can be further notarized by Canada and USA government, with additional fee. The certificates can be taken to the relevant Indian Embassy for embassy verification and sealed thereafter. For Indian students working and living in Dubai, UAE, Gulf countries, their certificates can be signed and sealed by the U.A.E Embassy.

Furthermore, ACT TEFL courses are endorsed by the prestigious Training Qualifications UK (TQUK). Candidates have the opportunity to earn a TQUK certificate which can be earned by all TEFL students at an additional fee, subject to successfully appearing for the TQUK Exam.

Certification Details

  • ACT's TEFL courses are accredited by the world's largest TESOL accreditation body TESOL Canada & TESOL USA
  • Our TEFL students may appear for TESOL Canada Board Exam and after successful completion can receive TESOL Canada Certification which can be Notarized, Apostle, and Attested by Embassy of India in Ottawa or Washington.
  • TESOL Canada Certificate can be signed and sealed by UAE Embassy in USA or Canada and the Canada - Ministry of Foreign Affairs and USA - Department of Foreign Affairs recognises this certificate
  • ACT is now associated with Cambridge and has become the authorised centre for conducting Cambridge TKT all over India. To be eligible for Cambridge TKT Certification, candidates need to appear for at least one module of the exam
  • Students may choose from Cambridge modules 1-3 consist of the test of knowledge about the principles and practice of English language teaching or Specialist modules - TKT CLIL and TKT YL which comprise of an introduction to specialist areas of English language teaching.
  • ACT's TEFL courses are also endorsed by Training Qualifications, UK, an Ofqual regulated Awarding Organization in England. Candidates can earn an exclusive TQUK Certificate after appearing for the TQUK Exam.
  • Students successfully completing TESOL Course can further opt for Master of Science in Education (English Speakers of Other Languages), offered in academic collaboration with Fort Hays State University, USA

Training Qualifications, United Kingdom

The In class TEFL/TESOL courses offered by Asian College of Teachers are endorsed by Training Qualifications, United Kingdom, a prestigious British Awarding Body and Ofqual regulated Awarding Organisation in United Kingdom, providing an extensive range of vocational qualifications to Further Education Colleges and private training providers. Asian College of Teachers is the first ever TQUK Approved Centre in India.

Training Qualifications UK (TQUK) is an award winning company in England, which is the 18th largest Awarding Organisation, or 'AO' for short, across the UK offering qualifications on the Qualifications and Credit Framework (QCF). As an Ofqual-regulated awarding body, TQUK qualifications are guaranteed to conform to a high standard and offer best opportunities to the learners.



Experience a valuable input to your TESOL teaching career with certificate accredited by "TESOL Canada" - an association of educators, TESOL teachers, TESOL instructors, TESOL graduates, Board of Federal Directors and Provincial Representatives across Canada with both national and international representatives. TESOL Canada is the registered founding member of TESOL Quebec, TESOL Ontario, and TESOL British Columbia. Internationally TESOL Canada is an associated member of TESOL U.S.A., TESOL European Union EUTA, TESOL Asia, TESOL Middle East and TESOL South America.

Now all Asian College of Teachers TEFL / TESOL courses are accredited by TESOL Canada. Additionally you may further upgrade the value of your certificate by taking an additional exam called "TESOL Board Exam" from TESOL Canada at an extra exam fees. TESOL Canada programs are approved by the Ministry of Employment, Human Resources Development Canada HRDC, and authenticated through Ministry of Foreign Affairs for international use. This is a measure to ensure excellence in language training. But this is not mandatory rather meant for up gradation.

Students may also avail the opportunity to validate their certificate through Indian Embassy in Ottawa (Canada) or Washington (USA). Indian students living in Dubai can also get the certificate validated by the UAE Embassy in Canada or USA.

The options for the certifications are as follows :


Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Authentication and Approval process at an additional cost


Department of Foreign Affairs, Authentication and Approval process at an additional cost


Embassy of India or UAE in Ottawa or Washington, Approval Seal and Authentication at an additional cost

Even though the above process involves extra cost as fees, still those are worthwhile as they will add extra credibility in India, UAE, Thailand or any other international destination. It is not an obligation on your part, but it is recommended to get the approval and getting the stamp of Canadian Department of Foreign Affairs.

Cambridge English Language Assessment Authorised Centre

Asian College of Teachers (ACT), the leader in teacher training education in Asia is associated with Cambridge and has become the authorised centre for conducting Cambridge TKT Exam all over India. TKT is the acronym which stands for Teaching Knowledge Test and is conducted by Cambridge, which tests your basic teaching knowledge. The test consists of three core modules, with one test for each. After the successful completion of each module, the candidates are provided with Cambridge English certificates.The test for each module has 80 questions and continues for 80 minutes and may be taken together or separately, in any order of the candidate's preference. All authorised centres for TKT are inspected by Cambridge English Language Assessment to ensure that the centres meet their high standards.

Teaching Knowledge Test, or TKT, is appropriate for aspirants willing to develop themselves as a teacher but lack the idea or knowledge of the modern English teaching methodologies, required skills and approaches; the TKT test will certainly enhance their teaching career and give it a fitting start. For this, they have to just register and appear for as many modules as they want, over any period of time and receive Cambridge English certificates for each module that they complete.

After the completion of our TESOL / TEFL International Certification program, the students can apply and prepare for Cambridge TKT exam through us and gain an internationally reputed Cambridge Teaching Knowledge Certificate (Cambridge TKT).

City College Birmingham

City College Birmingham in UK is a global educational institution, offering 200+ courses has accreditation and memberships from ATHE (Awards for Training and Higher Education), Pearson Qualifications, Greater Birmingham Chambers of Commerce and working towards investors in People. ACT is accredited and its courses are validated by the well-known City College Birmingham, which is duly accredited by the ATHE - Award for Training and Higher Education & Pearson approved centre.

ACT Advantages :-

  • International award winning training organization providing high-quality Teacher Education Courses
  • A certificate from ACT guarantees a lifetime of varied opportunities in the field of Teaching and Training globally
  • Our accreditations act as a vital tool to monitor and assess the standard and quality of education whichwe provide
  • TESOL Canada Certificate provides global recognition and strengthens your TEFL Certification
  • A number of other benefits include certificate Attestation, Notarisationand Embassy Seal
  • TQUK Certificates are globally acknowledged
  • ACT is manned by experienced, prudent and dedicated professionals/tutors
  • Lifetime assistance for employment with access to job portals anda huge alumni network
  • ACT is an ISO 9001:2008 organization

ACT is way different from other TEFL Institutes

Asian College of Teachers has assumed a leading role in providing high-quality, tailor-made courses transforming aspiring teachers/trainers into teaching experts, preparing them to confidently face the challenges of the world of 21st century globalized teaching and training. The organization is manned by experienced, prudent and dedicated professionals who have contributed in making ACT a leading organization into training TEFL aspirants from Asia, Europe, Africa and different other parts of the world.

ACT has achieved eminence in the arena of TEFL training as all ACT TEFL Courses are accredited by the world's largest TESOL accreditation body TESOL Canada & TESOL USA. On successful completion of the course a globally recognized certificate is awarded by Asian College of Teachers (ACT). Additional certificates can be earned from TQUK, TESOL Canada and Cambridge TKT on successful completion of TEFL course and appearing for respective examinations, adding tremendous value to your certification. Moreover, the trainees receive immense academic and official support from ACT, continuous assistance from our placement cell and get access to our huge alumni through our Facebook networks.

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