Ban Phe is the perfect choice for anyone looking to experience a very authentic slice of Thai culture. This quiet and relaxing fishing village sits alongside the Gulf of Thailand’s beautiful beaches, yet has somehow escaped the tourist trappings of nearby Pattaya and Bangkok. And if an island adventure is on your list of things to do, Ban Phe is the jumping off point for idyllic, Ko Samet (Samet Island) while Ko Chang (Elephant Island) is only a morning’s journey away.
Immerse yourself in Ban Phe and you immerse yourself in Thai life. Enchanting and exciting, taking a teacher training course in Ban Phe will no doubt prove to be a rewarding experience.
You’ll not only learn how to teach, you’ll witness a very real pocket of Thai culture.
TEFL International’s course in Ban Phe consists of a large office located near countless Mom-and-Pop shops as well as neighborhood restaurants and public transport links. All training facilities needed to successfully complete your course will be provided. We also offer accommodation options as well as a Thai restaurant (Western dishes also available).
TEFL International’s teacher training center in Ban Phe, Thailand is a professional facility that offers everything you need to make your stay rewarding and enjoyable. The unique and tropical fishing village’s location overlooks the lovely Gulf of Thailand and has been consistently well-received by past participants.
Comfortable and quiet, fully equipped and modern, you’ll be impressed with Ban Phe’s facilities. We offer our very own internet café, quiet study rooms, various other lounges and our affordable international restaurant that just so happens to specialize in Thai cuisine.
Outside of class, you can look forward to endless choices of restaurants, bars, food stalls and entertainment venues. Whether it’s a small snack and a coffee or a cold bottle of beer and a game of pool, Ban Phe’s locals have something to suit your needs.
If you can only stay in Ban Phe for two weeks, you ought to try our Combined course. This option allows you complete portions of our course online before you arrive. This way, you only need to be in class for two weeks of teaching practice. Upon completion, you’ll earn a TEFL International teaching certificate. Fees are US$ 1,500 including two weeks of accommodation.
Both school and accommodation give you extremely safe and easy access to locations such as the center of town, beaches and the pier for Koh Samet. In addition to the in-house internet café and restaurant, we offer a relaxing sitting room with television and video player.
Prices vary considerably based upon levels of service and amenities. Basic rooms (fan cooled) without a television start around US$ 130 and increase from there.
Accommodation for TEFL International’s center in Ban Phe can be arranged shortly after you reserve a seat on the course by making your deposit payment. Once you’ve done that, our administrative staff will send you detailed information regarding a number of guesthouses, hostels, bungalows and hotels in the immediate vicinity of the school.
We recommend you plan to arrive in Ban Phe by the Saturday before your TEFL course begins; this will offer you the chance to relax and get accustomed to the local area before the course starts.
As part of your tuition fees, we’ll provide one shuttle service from Bangkok’s, Suvarnabhumi Airport to your course accommodation in Ban Phe. This will be done at noon on the Saturday before your course begins.
For further details related to accommodation, please don’t hesitate to contact us.
We are presently in the process of establishing a new course in Ban Phe and therefore there are currently no dates available for this location. We anticipate that the course should be running here within the next 6-8 months. If you would like to attend a course at this location, please let us know and we will send you full information as soon as the course dates are finalized.
Please check out our other course locations if you wish to attend a course before this one becomes available...
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.