Our TEFL course in Guatemala is located in one of Central America’s best-kept secrets. La Antigua is a thriving former capital and is a popular destination for tourists and locals alike. Throughout the city you can find well preserved examples of colonial architecture as well as fascinating ruins and the city has rightly been designated as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. A visit to Guatemala is like stepping into another world with Mayan ruins, colonial buildings and cobbled streets all resting in the shadows of magnificent volcanoes. At 1,500 meters (5,000 feet) above sea level, La Antigua’s location in the central highlands of Guatemala make it the ideal jumping off point for trips to the Pacific coast, the beautiful Lake Atitlan and the Mayan ruins in Tikal. In addition to all that Guatemala has to offer, our TEFL course in La Antigua provides high quality training and lifetime employment assistance after you graduate, a combination that makes our TEFL course truly excellent value for money.
La Antigua has a large number of quality restaurants as well as plenty of small shops and boutiques selling souvenirs, traditional textiles, ceramics, antiques and other products. The city centre and surrounding villages are well known for their handicraft and open-air markets where locally produced goods can be bought. Besides shopping and dining there are many other activities to occupy your free time, including hiking active volcanoes, coffee plantation tours and zip lining. All this is available to those participating in our Guatemala TEFL course, and while our certificate is your passport to teaching jobs all over the world, you may find that you never want to leave the paradise that is Guatemala.
If you apply for our TEFL course in Guatemala now, you could soon be having the experience of a lifetime in a beautiful country with warm, friendly people and a low cost of living. Bear in mind that training in with us in Guatemala does not mean you have to stay here to teach. Our internationally recognized certificate and lifetime job placement assistance will help you find work wherever you choose to go after graduation.Apply now & get certified to teach english abroad!
ITTT’s TEFL training centre in Guatemala is located in the beautiful city of La Antigua. The school is in a historic Spanish colonial building with classrooms overlooking a pristine central garden. The main TEFL classroom is located on the second floor of the building with a covered patio that looks out over the city and provides magnificent views of Agua Volcano. The school has updated, modern amenities with free Wi-Fi, a computer lounge with internet access, a small café and large common areas. In the area around the school you will find a number of restaurants and banks and the computer lounge and Wi-Fi are available seven days per week at the school.
There are several accommodation options for trainees on our Guatemala TEFL course, including home stays, private apartments and hostels. Our training centre in Guatemala can arrange home stay accommodation if notified in advance. This option includes a private bedroom in the home of a local family with breakfast and dinner provided seven days per week. This is a great choice for those wanting to practice their Spanish skills and to have an authentic experience of Guatemalan culture. Please note that home stay accommodation needs to be arranged at least one month before the start of your course.
Other recommended accommodation options include local hotels, hostels and private apartments. Once your place on the course has been confirmed, we will send you more detailed information on the options available.
- 19 August 2020 - 15 September
- 21 September 2020 - 16 October
- 21 October 2020 - 17 November
- 23 November 2020 - 18 December
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.
Host family, private room, two meals (breakfast and dinner)