Although it is far from the biggest city where we offer our TEFL/tesol certification course, Salt Lake City is certainly not short of charm, natural beauty or entertainment. Famously founded by the Mormon Church in the middle of the 19th century, the city’s reputation as a base for outdoor pursuits has steadily grown over the years, particularly since it was awarded the honor of hosting the 2002 Winter Olympic Games. Salt Lake City is now a firm favorite with visitors from all over the country, and the wider world, who are drawn by the promise of breathtaking scenery, world-class skiing, hiking, mountain biking and rock climbing, as well as a warm welcome from the friendly local people.
The early years of Salt Lake City where centered on the Mormon settlers and gold prospectors who built the city into one of the most populous settlements in the American West. Known as the ‘Crossroads of the West’, it has since become increasingly diverse, with a growing population drawn from various religious and ethnic backgrounds. This mix of cultures means you will find a fascinating variety of attractions in the city, from museums and art galleries, to live music venues and countless annual festivals. As with any city of this size, you will also find extensive opportunities for shopping, and dining out in a wide choice of cafés and restaurants.
If you have the chance during your stay, you should take the time to enjoy the beautiful natural scenery that dominates the Salt Lake region. Not only does it offer some of the best opportunities for outdoor pursuits in the country, but also some extraordinary mountain ranges, lakes and other natural features that can be explored by car, bus tour or on foot. Whether you choose to get out into the wilds, or prefer to stay within the city limits, your time on our training course in Salt Lake City is certain to be a memorable one.
Salt Lake City is a great venue for our TEFL/TESOL training course at any time of the year as it is situated amongst some of the most stunning scenery in the country. The city has also benefitted from a huge boost to its infrastructure and facilities since it hosted the 2002 Winter Olympic Games, making it an even more popular destination for skiers, snowboarders, hikers and bikers. If outdoor pursuits are not your thing, no problem, Salt Lake City has more than enough highlights to suit everybody.
If you choose Salt Lake City, you will complete your course in a busy language training center close to the downtown area. This great location means you will find all manner of amenities in the local neighborhood, such as supermarkets, banks, restaurants and shops, as well as convenient transport links to the rest of the city and the surrounding area. The training center is both modern, and well-equipped with everything you will need during the course including teaching resources, Wi-Fi access and a small refreshment area. Our Salt Lake City training course normally runs from 5:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. Wednesday to Friday and from 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. on Saturdays and Sundays.
Salt Lake City is well known as a popular venue for accessing all manner of outdoor pursuits, particular winter sports. To serve its many visitors, the city has a full range of accommodation aimed at all budgets, so you should find something that suits your preference. For convenience sake it is preferable to stay close to the training center, and we can help by recommending a local accommodation option for those who require it.
This local option consists of apartment-style accommodation that is aimed at long-stay residents. Each room is comfortable and reasonably priced, with the added benefit of a private kitchen. This additional feature includes a refrigerator, stovetop, microwave, coffee maker, and all the necessary utensils. Other benefits include a complimentary daily breakfast and optional use of the Wi-Fi network. Further accommodation details, including how to make a booking, will become available upon confirmation of your course in Salt Lake City.
- 11 December 2019 - 15 December
- 15 April 2020 - 19 April
- 21 October 2020 - 25 October
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.
To be booked directly through Extended Stay America