Our indonesian training centre, established in 2007, continues to conduct our highly regarded courses in ‘the Ring of Fire’. Our tefl/tesol centre is located in Surabaya, close to the eastern side of the island of Java.
You will certainly find an abundance of cultural and social opportunities in Surabaya, such as delicious Indonesian cuisine, welcoming people, water sports, a lively nightlife and Plenty of teaching opportunities. Surabaya and the neighbouring areas definitely provide an idyllic setting for your TEFL/tesol course.
The Surabaya region has many places of interest, the most famous being Mt. Bromo. You can hike to the top of this active volcano, stand in soft, deep ash and experience a stunning sunrise while watching fire from the deep crater below.
Since Surabaya and the nearby city of Malang are vast business centres you will also find many options for entertainment. On the bustling streets of both these cities you will find quality shopping areas, cafes, restaurants, nightclubs and theatres.
Other areas of Java are easy to visit either by using Java’s well maintained roads or by train. You will also find air services are easily accessible from Surabaya bound for other major cities. Just 30 minutes away is the beautiful destination of Bali, definitely somewhere you must have on your ‘places to visit’ list. You can also reach this famous island by bus or car and a short ferry ride.
If you wish to sample yet another culture, we suggest you visit the island of Madura situated in the area of East Java. This island, measuring around 160km long, is well renowned for its bull races, where a young jockey is pulled on a wooden sled by a pair of bulls along a 100m course. You could also visit the remains of the ancient Majapahit Empire which has large areas of recent archaeological digs and some amazing temple sites. This Empire was influenced by Hinduism, Islam and Buddhism and thrived between the 14th and 16th centuries.Apply now & get certified to teach english abroad!
Our TEFL/TESOL school is situated in the centre of Surabaya, within easy reach of the areas beautiful beaches, tourist attractions and entertainment facilities. Our school has comfortable, spacious classrooms and all the resource material and equipment you will need to successfully complete your TEFL/TESOL certificate course.
With the school managers permission you can have access to phone, fax and internet facilities. We also provide an outgoing mail service at our front desk which costs the same price as the local post office. Any mail will be posted for you the next day.
There are two main accommodation options for your TEFL/TESOL course in Surabaya. Our standard accommodation option is located in an apartment just a five-minute walk from our training school. Each room is equipped with a private bathroom, air-conditioning, Wi-Fi and is clean and suitably furnished. You will also have access to a laundry service and a comfortable common area for studying or socializing. Many entertainment facilities, including restaurants and bars are located nearby, as well as a variety of shops, markets and even a gym with basic equipment and a large swimming pool. This accommodation option is priced at US$ 150 for the duration of the course.
We can also offer an alternative option located around 20 to 30 minutes from the training centre. This large and comfortable apartment is well equipped and can be easily reached from the school via inexpensive local transport. This option is priced at US$ 250 for the duration of the course.
All bedding will be provided, however, we request that you bring your own towels. For a small additional charge, friends and family are welcome to stay with you during the course. Please allow us as much notice as possible to arrange this for you.
We aim to ensure that your stay is comfortable and enjoyable for the duration of your TEFL/TESOL course. Therefore, we do our very best to fulfil any special requirements or requests that you may have regarding accommodation.
We are presently in the process of establishing a new course in Surabaya and therefore there are currently no dates available for this location. We anticipate that the course should be running here within the next 6-8 months. If you would like to attend a course at this location, please let us know and we will send you full information as soon as the course dates are finalized.
Please check out our other course locations if you wish to attend a course before this one becomes available...
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.
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.