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TEFL Paris | TEFL France

Paris has always been at the very centre of french culture and is home to so many breathtaking sights and attractions that it is simply the perfect choice of location for taking a tefl/tesol training course. From the iconic Eiffel Tower, which is probably the most recognisable building in the world, to the romantic atmosphere of the River Seine, the time you spend with us in this magnificent city is sure to be one you will never forget.

During your stay in Paris you will have Plenty of time to get to know the city on a level that most tourists never will. You will discover the real ‘City of Lights’ by simply strolling through the streets and boulevards and interacting with the Parisian people on a daily basis. In Paris you are never without a choice of things to do, walking the banks of the River Seine, visiting the city’s world class art galleries and museums, reaching the top of the Eiffel Tower, cycling through the parks and gardens and touring Notre Dame or the Sacré Cœur Basilica are just some of the countless activities on offer.

Of course, no mention of Paris can ignore its status as one of the culinary capitals of the world. The city’s countless cafés and restaurants offer the widest choice of produce imaginable, from fabulous fresh bread and world class wines to a dazzling variety of delicious cheeses, nowhere else will you find such a fine selection of food on every street. Spending time in the many chic cafés around Paris is also a great way to get to know the city and its people. After a day of study and teaching practice there is no better way to unwind than to watch the stylish Parisians pass by as you enjoy a coffee in a pavement Café.

While Paris has countless activities and attractions to keep you busy during the day, it particularly comes to life at night. The city has a huge choice of entertainment to suit everyone, with a wide variety of music and dance venues, modern and art house cinemas, as well as a seemingly endless array of bars, cafés and restaurants; you will be spoilt for choice every evening.

Although Paris is one of the biggest and most cosmopolitan cities in Europe, it still manages to maintain much of its culture and history. The city’s unique mix of cultural splendour, historical charm and modern energy all blend to make Paris a fantastic choice for taking your certification course with ITTT.

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The School

Our training centre in Paris is perfectly situated in the very heart of the ‘city of lights’, only a short walk from the majestic Eiffel Tower. In the immediate vicinity of the centre you will find everything that Paris is known for including high end shopping, intimate cafés, elegant bars, stylish cabaret shows and world class restaurants. For those who prefer more tranquil activities, the centre is also within walking distance of many of the city’s most famous museums, art galleries and parks.

Our TEFL/TESOL training centre is based in a classical Parisian building that is well equipped with everything you will need to successfully complete your course in comfortable and professional surroundings. The building has Wi-Fi internet throughout and you will have access to modern printing and photocopying facilities when planning your lessons.

Our course trainers are all highly qualified and experienced in the field of English language teaching and are fully committed to ensuring that your stay with us is as productive and enjoyable as possible. Also, all our language students are genuine learners of English which provides the ideal preparation for your future role as an English language teacher.


Our training centre in Paris is well aware that finding comfortable, hassle-free accommodation is very important for our trainees. With this in mind, we suggest the following options:

Home Stay

We work with a professional hosting company to ensure you find a family that suits your preferences. You will have a furnished room in the center of the city with a shared kitchen and bathroom. This option comes with breakfast and starts from 760 Euros for the duration of the course.

Private Residence

Located less than a five-minute walk to the school you will find a variety of college-run, private apartments. They come with two single beds, a kitchen and bathroom. This option is priced at around 800 Euros per person for the month (double occupancy) or 1200 Euros (single occupancy), including all electricity, heating, insurance and Wi-Fi fees.

Student Housing

Student housing is completely self-sufficient and starts at 300 Euros for the month. This includes heating and water, a table and bed with linens, and a kitchenette equipped with a fridge and electric stove. Bathrooms are shared with this option.

Private Room

From around 850 Euros per month you can rent a private room in a Parisian apartment. This option includes shared kitchen and bathroom facilities and is often a popular choice with those who are planning to stay on in the city after the course.

Hostel Accommodation

Paris has countless hostels dotting the area around the school. This option typically includes a shared kitchen and bathroom, a television and many have internet or even Wi-Fi. A private bathroom is available in some locations. Prices for hostels start at around 22 Euros per night.

When choosing accommodation for your TEFL course in Paris you are obviously free to make your own arrangements, however, if you would prefer the help of a local expert, our housing coordinators are available to find you a perfect place to stay. The housing coordinator charges 135 Euros and guarantees to find you at least three valid options.

If you have any questions about your accommodation options, please don’t hesitate to contact us.

Course dates


  • 6 May 2024 - 16 May
  • 8 July 2024 - 18 July
  • 9 September 2024 - 19 September
  • 7 October 2024 - 17 October

Course fees

The total price is divided into: deposit and balance.

The deposit may be paid via a) credit card b) Paypal c) wire transfer d) Western Union.

The balance of the course fee must be paid by cash, PayPal or bank transfer directly to the training center on the first day of the course.


US$ 600
to be paid in advance
Euros 950
to be paid on arrival

Accomodation Fees

The accommodation fees are not part of the course price and you are free to choose whichever accommodation option you prefer.

You are not obliged to use the accommodation provided by the school and you are welcome to make your own accommodation arrangements. If you choose to use our accommodation, it should be paid for either by cash, PayPal or bank transfer directly to the school at the start of the course.

Ten nights
Euros 400
(to be paid on arrival)
Teaching english Paris
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$ 1550
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