“A city born in storm, nurtured in rivalry and established as battling ground for European empires”.
Kochi, formerly known as Cochin, is a cosmopolitan city in Kerala with a bustling commercial port. Being the centre of spice trade for centuries, Kochi has emerged as the cosmopolitan city with a blend of history and modernity. Nowhere else in India could you find such an intriguing mix of giant fishing nets from China, a 400-year-old synagogue, ancient mosques, Portuguese houses and the crumbling remains of the British Raj.
One of the major tourist destinations in India, Kochi is also known as the financial capital of Kerala. Due to its rapid growth, the city is the perfect setting for the TEFL course.
Cochin is well connected by all four modes of transportation - water, road, railway and air. Aspiring TEFL teachers enrolling for the TEFL course at Asian College of Teachers in Kochi will receive professional as well as personal grooming with the latest tools and techniques of ESL/EFL teaching. Side by side, they can also travel in and around the city. Kerala with its gorgeous beaches, placid backwaters, scenic lush mountains and exotic wildlife is bound to capture the imagination and interest of anyone visiting the state.
Enrolling in a 3 weeks full time TEFL/TESOL course here, in the breathtakingly beautiful Kochi, is definitely popular among the candidates. The course not only includes teaching the modern techniques to teach English, but also works at transforming the persona of a teacher whereby it builds confidence and polishes the teacher’s presence in classroom. It will prepare you to develop a positive rapport with students of all ages and also include different learning styles with innovative teaching strategies, including practical sessions.
The TEFL course program at ACT includes practicum and observation hours. Hence, it provides the candidates with hands-on teaching practice at local schools in Kochi where they get to implement the methodologies and techniques that are being taught to them in our training classes. This increases their observation capability and makes them aware on the various techniques to be put to use while conducting classes and handling students of various age groups and make them more skilled and confident by the time they are employed.
TEFL in Kochi at ACT offers the candidates affordable accommodations that are very near to the training institute as well as the tourist spots and provide safety and comfort of a home away from home. Accommodations will be provided according to your preference, i.e. either private or shared, with both AC and non AC options available at an extra cost.
There is a growing demand for jobs for a TEFL trained educator in Kerala.English not being the native language of the Indians and also being the official language of communication in the country, hence there is and always will be a demand for English language here. Therefore finding a job related to TEFL, in the city or in the country will not be a problem. However, you can either choose to stay in the country and get a job here or decide to move abroad and begin a new teaching career there.