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TEFL TESOL Courses in Cebu

Cebu, renowned as the ‘Queen City of the South’, has a relaxed culture and atmosphere, as well as breath-taking surroundings, making it a stunning location to study your tefl/tesol course.

This area of the Philippines provides fantastic beaches together with a lively city making it a hugely popular area for travellers. Cebu is one of the Philippines most developed areas and is the main centre for commerce, trade, industry and education. As well as this, it is proud of its shopping malls, fantastic beaches, luscious golf courses, up market hotels and casinos. In your free time you can shop at one of the modern malls, visit one of the city’s well known sites or just relax on the beach. Take time to discover the local attractions including the Fuente Osmena, SM City, the Tops Skyline Garden, the Taoist Temple and the Bascilia Minore del Santo Nino. Once your classes are finished for the day why not wind down with a stroll along the famous Colon Street, or try snorkelling in the sea followed by a delectable meal, Before visiting one of a number of clubs and bars around the island.

Anyone wishing to earn TEFL/tesol certification in the Philippines will find that ITTT provides first class training courses. Once you have completed you course you will be awarded one of the most respected certificates in the Philippines. Taking our course in the Philippines gives you a once in a lifetime opportunity to live and work in this amazing country and experience everything it has to offer.

Cebu’s Climate

Those who study our courses in the Philippines’ most exciting city will have a warm TEFL/TESOL experience. Temperatures reach up to 37 °C during the dry, hot season from December to May. You will find there is sunshine here all year round, so if you like relaxing on the beach and enjoy staying in a lively city, then Cebu is a fabulous location choice.

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The School

Our TEFL/TESOL training centre in Cebu is conveniently located close to the city centre and the main airport, as well as many of the main attractions in the area. The centre is a modern and comfortable building that is well equipped with all the facilities and materials you will need to successfully complete your course. The building is air conditioned throughout and is equipped with free Wi-Fi so feel free to bring your own laptop computer with you. The centre also provides complimentary drinking water, as well as tea and coffee making facilities.

In the vicinity of the training centre in Cebu you will find all the amenities you will need to enjoy your stay here including a variety of shops, restaurants and bars.


Once you have confirmed your place on our TEFL course in Cebu, we will send you a full list of accommodation options that are available in the surrounding area. For those who prefer not to have to travel too far each day, accommodation is conveniently provided immediately above the training center. For those who do not mind a short walk or bus trip between the center and their accommodation, there are plenty of other options to suit all budgets and preferences.

The overall cost of your stay will depend on the level of comfort and service you require; however, all our options will provide a safe, clean and welcoming environment for you to stay in. Our center has developed a good working relationship with many of the establishments that we recommend, with several providing our trainees with special discount rates. Prices start from around US$ 235 for the duration of the course.

Course dates

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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
US$ 990
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.

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.

Full Course
US$ 235
(to be paid on arrival)

and up

4 weeks in-class course in Cebu
special price on offer from
$ 1590
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Frequently Asked Questions

  • What are my payment options?


    Course deposits must be paid to our administrative center. Credit/debit card payments are the fastest and cheapest way to pay, but we also accept payments via Western Union, Pay Pal and bank transfer. While there are no deadlines for a deposit, courses can fill up quickly and your seat will only be reserved after the deposit has been paid.

    Once you make your deposit, you will receive an email with an informational packet that provides detailed information about the course and Cebu itself.

    The balance of course fees is payable in cash (US dollars or Philippine peso) on the first day of class. Alternatively, you can pay via bank transfer but these payments should be made at least two weeks in advance of the course’s start date.

    Course fees are all-inclusive so you won’t be asked to pay additional costs for course related materials or services. This also includes course moderation and accreditation fees, airport pick-ups* and lifetime job assistance.

    * Airport pick-ups are available on the Saturday before the course begins.

  • What travel documents will I need for the philippines?


    All visitors to the Philippines are required to carry a passport valid for at least six months after their arrival date. Visitors to the Philippines from the United Kingdom, USA, Australia and New Zealand can stay in the Philippines for a maximum of 60 days without a visa and this can easily be extended. Citizens from all other countries should contact their local consulate to obtain current travel regulations.*

    * As this information is subject to change at any time, we advise you to contact your local consulate for current travel regulations prior to planning your trip. For more information on obtaining visas please check with your local Filipino consulate or embassy.

  • What is the course schedule?


    The initial orientation is on Monday morning at 8:45 a.m. prior to the first class. The first class will take place on Monday morning at 9:30 a.m. The full course schedule will also be provided on Monday morning. Sessions generally run between 9:30 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. with appropriate breaks throughout the day.

  • What can I expect during teaching practice?


    We use local Filipino students for the trainees’ teaching practice. The students are very keen and enthusiastic and because we don’t charge them to attend, all students come to classes purely because they want to!

    Lessons are based upon real teaching resources found all over the world and you will have the chance to create your own materials as well. You will also receive the aid of your course trainer throughout lesson planning and receive immediate feedback on your lesson after it’s been delivered. Practicum is assessed and a satisfactory assessment is required to earn your TEFL/TESOL certificate.

  • Who usually attends the course?


    We average around 16 trainees on each course. The majority of trainees are British or American, while many others come from Australia, New Zealand, Canada, Ireland, South Africa and the Philippines. Occasionally, we do get fluent non-native English speakers from Western Europe, Scandinavia, India, China, Thailand, etc. Trainees must be 18 years of age or older and the age range varies greatly depending on the course.

  • Is there a dress code?


    For all input and tutorial sessions at the training location, there is only one specific dress requirement: Both men and women should have a shirt covering their shoulders. The course operates from within a school so we ask you to be mindful of this, as well as being mindful of your peers and to respect the fact that you are a visitor in another country.

    During teaching practice there are specific requirements that adhere to the local dress code. All trainees are expected to dress professionally according to the following guidelines:

    Women: Shoulders should be covered, blouses with sleeves are suggested. No low-cut necklines, very short skirts or bare midriffs. Open-toed shoes are acceptable, but not hiking or flip-flop sandals.

    Men: Long pants, slacks or trousers are required, jeans are not acceptable. Short or long-sleeved shirts with a collar are necessary, although a tie is not required. Loafers or dress shoes are both fine, sandals are not acceptable. Long hair should always be tied back.

  • What should I bring for course studies?


    Please be sure to arrive on the first day of the course with a notebook and a pen. We also encourage you to bring a laptop as we have Wi-Fi at the training center. We will provide all course materials for you so there is no need to bring anything else for the course itself.