TEFL Materials

tefl Trainees who are based at one of our classroom locations will be provided with a course manual covering the following areas:

  • Language Awareness/Grammar
  • Teaching Skills
  • Classroom Management
  • Phonetics

Our course materials are both comprehensive and unique. They are of an unparalleled quality and are used throughout the course during interactive discussion sessions. Students find these materials an invaluable resource when teaching in the future.

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Course handbooks and materials are provided by our company. They include an A4 folder which should be organised in the following manner:

The tefl course Log

  • Teaching Practice lesson plan, materials & assessment
  • Unknown Language Journal
  • Lesson Observation Journal

This log is designed to record the progress of a student over the course. It should be maintained in a neat, well organised manner and be professional in appearance.

Your own tefl notes file

Input sessions will take place throughout the duration of the course. During these sessions many handouts will be given to you and you will take your own personal notes. It is suggested that such materials be filed under the following headings:

  • Timetable
  • Teaching skills
  • Classroom management
  • Grammar
  • Phonology

Brief Recommended Reading List:

We strongly advise that you obtain a copy of or become familiar with the following recommended books. They will be a superb source of reference throughout your course and during your professional career:


The Practice of english Language Teaching, J Harmer


english Grammar in Use, R Murphy, Cambridge University Press.

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