Vantage TEFL Certification
Vantage is Thailand’s highest-rated TEFL program. They offer a 120-hour, In-Class TEFL course, with 6 hours of observed teaching practice.
It’s American accredited with validation from Lamar University, Texas, USA. Graduates earn 3 college credits.
They provide expert job support. They’ll craft your own Power Resume and coach you on interviewing techniques and formulating a job search strategies.
Vantage is unique in having two major footprints in Asia. They’re Bangkok-based and they have agreements with the largest Thai recruitment agencies that place hundreds of teachers in Thai schools every year.
In their TEFL Silk Road program, they offer a guaranteed job in China though their partner institute that has 90+ academies in 18 cities. You’ll start with a US$500 discount on your Vantage TEFL tuition. And, once in China, you’ll earn over US$2,550 monthly—and get a signing bonus of US$860.
Vantage runs small class sizes so they can give personalized attention both to individual teacher development and the subsequent job search.
They also offer a 150-hour Virtual Vantage Course, which blends online curriculum study with virtual observed teaching practices of non-English speaking students.