TEFL Course in Port Elizabeth

An incredible destination for a TEFL course
Teach English in South Africa
An incredible destination for a TEFL course
TESOL Course in Port Elizabeth
What can be said about Port Elizabeth that you don’t already know?

" You don't need magic to disappear.. All you need is a destination..."


Port Elizabeth, forming part of the Nelson Mandela Metro, is known as the gateway of the Eastern Cape. Often referred to as the “Friendly City”, this city is well-equipped with both an airport and harbour linking South Africa with other national and international destinations.

Port Elizabeth is located on the south-eastern coast. Known as a superb value-for-money holiday base, this is a thriving metropolitan area filled with people from all walks of life. Port Elizabeth offers a diverse selection of attractions including scenic nature trails, historic heritage, magnificent wildlife, cultural experiences and countless water sport activities.

Not only is this city great for leisure, but it also accommodates the working individual.

This town is the ideal place to learn something new, like finally getting that TESOL certification. In this case, peer pressure is a good thing as there are many students mulling around this coastal city.


OUR TEFL port elizabeth INSTITUTE

Our training center is in Gonubie, a small seaside village on the outskirts of East London! Surrounded by tranquil gardens, the school is close to all major routes, roads, attractions and amenities. There are outdoor adventures, sightseeing, shopping, safaris and socials to refuel and recharge.

We offer smaller classes (maximum 10 students) for more individualized attention and care for each student. All our teachers are experienced, iTTi-certified teacher trainers. They are friendly, knowledgeable individuals who are dedicated to providing the best experience and education to their students.

WORK IN Port Elizabeth AS A TEFL trainer

Online Teaching

As a vibrant city filled with students, you can trust that every coffee shop and diner offers free WIFI. Aside from this, the communal working areas, libraries and public spaces offer the perfect spots to manage administrative duties, conduct interviews, teach lessons, and more.

Classroom Teaching
As one of the bigger cities, there are plenty of work opportunities that are worth exploring in Port Elizabeth. We recommend taking part in our job support course so that we can show you precisely where to look.

Many schools require a teaching degree to participate in classroom teaching. However, if you have a bachelor’s degree in teaching on top of your TEFL certification, then this is a lovely place to teach, with plenty of schools to choose from.

As a bustling city filled with students that are eager to learn, there are plenty of tutoring opportunities that are worth exploring.  Get in touch with iTTi South Africa today to learn more about what we do and how you can take advantage of the bustling TEFL markets in South Africa.

TEFL Courses in Port Elizabeth fill up quickly!



Total tuition: US $1070.00 (covers tuition, moderation, certificate and complete career-support services)

Deposit: $500, due at registration.

Course Dates in 2023

  • 30 January – 23 February
  • 6 March – 30 March
  • 17 April – 11 May
  • 29 May – 22 June
  • 10 July – 3 August
  • 21 August – 14 September
  • 2 October – 26 October
  • 6 November – 30 November
  • The full-time course is a 4-week program that takes place over set dates throughout the year.

    Students attend online sessions with their trainer and peers via Zoom:
  • Class Attendance: Monday to Wednesday for the 4 weeks
  • Class Time: 8:00 – 11.00am

    Lessons are recorded and can be viewed at any time in our virtual classroom. This course can be taken via solely watching the daily recordings if you are unavailable to attend these set class times.

    This course includes online practical lessons in which you will plan and deliver real lessons to gain experience.


    75% on-line/25% on-site training

    Total tuition: $1500.00 (covers tuition, moderation, certificate and complete career-support services)

    Deposit: $500, due at registration.
    Teaching Practicum Dates

    • 4 January 2021 – 13 January 2021
    • 1 March 2021 – 10 March 2021
    • 3 May 2021 – 12 May 2021
    • 1 June 2021 – 10 June 2021
    • 6 July 2021 – 15 July 2021
    • 2 August 2021 – 11 August 2021
    • 7 September 2021 – 16 September 2021
    • 4 October 2021 – 14 October 2021
    • 1 November 2021 – 10 November 2021