Our TEFL course in the Colombian capital of Bogotá is situated in the beautiful Andes Mountains at an altitude of 2,640 meters. Bogotá is one of the highest capital cities in the world and is a city that citizens from all over Colombia call home. The city is the thriving hub of Colombian culture and South America in general.
Bogotá always has something exciting to draw your attention, whether that may be soaking up the local culture in the historic downtown or experiencing the country’s beautiful views and diverse flora and fauna on the outskirts of the city. Bogotá also has plenty of restaurants, clubs, cafes and bars to keep you fed and entertained. You can also find a large number of parks which host many different events and activities such as concerts, plays, films and much more.
La Candelaria is the old downtown part of the city and has several attractions worth seeing including Calle del Embudo, which is a cobblestoned street lined with brightly colored buildings painted with street art or graffiti. This street takes you to Plaza del Chorro de Quevedo where Spanish conquistador Gonzalo Jiménez de Quesada is believed to have founded the city in 1538. La Candelaria’s other delights are the Botero Museum, Colón Theater and Gold Museum. Bogotá’s nightlife is centered on the Zona Rosa area. Here you’ll find nightclubs, pubs serving craft beer and upscale restaurants.
Bogotá has a bustling community of expats and English teachers. There are regular events such as Gringo Tuesday and Dame Tú Lengua aimed at expats and English learners. These events are great opportunities to make friends and build networks in the city.
When you choose to take our TEFL course in Bogotá, Colombia you are choosing to study with dedicated professionals who will do their best to teach you the skills needed to be a quality English teacher.
The Colombia Ministry of Foreign Affairs can take up to 30 days to answer visa applications, and sometimes additional documents are requested which extends the response time. They can take three to four weeks to deal with the extra documents, which means you should allow up to two months for a Colombia visa application.Register now & get certified to teach english abroad!
Situated in the middle of Bogotá’s business and financial centre, our training school is well placed for access to all the local amenities you could need throughout your course. In the local area you will find restaurants, malls, parks, and cafes.
Our training centre is equipped with all you will need to complete your course. The TEFL trainers are highly capable instructors who will do all they can to help you get the most out your time on the course. They will steer you towards your goals of being a successful teacher through an interesting and entertaining TEFL program. Throughout your course, you will be introduced to a range of topics including teaching methodologies, classroom management, English grammar, lesson planning and more.
Accommodation for the course is not included in your course fees, but we there is an accommodation option available with our guesthouse partner. This option consists of a furnished room in a guesthouse with large common areas. Services available include Wi-Fi, weekly room cleaning, private or shared bathroom and laundry services. If you choose to stay at our guesthouse accommodation, we would be able to organize this for you.
Please note that you do not need to book this accommodation option and are free to make your own arrangements should you wish to do so. We will be happy to advise you in this regard.
- 8 April 2024 - 6 May 2024
- 11 June 2024 - 9 July 2024
- 29 July 2024 - 27 August 2024
- 2 September 2024 - 27 September 2024
- 7 October 2024 - 5 November 2024
- 18 November 2024 - 13 December 2024
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.