TEFL in Rome

Course Type & Accreditation

At our TEFL school in Rome we offer the Trinity CertTESOL, which is rated at Level 5 on Ofqual’s Regulated Qualifications Framework, a comparable level to the second year of an undergraduate degree. Our Trinity-accredited TEFL Certificate course is for people who want an internationally-recognised qualification and an up-to-date and practical course of teacher training. Learn more about our governing body Trinity College London.

Dates & Fees

4 & 6-week Face-to-Face Courses in Rome:

22 April – 31 May (6 weeks)
6 May – 31 May (4 weeks)
1 – 26 July (4 weeks)
2 – 27 September (4 weeks)
11 November  – 20 December (6 weeks)
25 November  – 20 December (4 weeks)

Course fee: €1599

Online (Blended) Courses:
29 March – 31 May (10 weeks)
22 April – 31 May (6 weeks)
22 July – 30 August (6 weeks)
18 October – 20 December (10 weeks)

Course fee: €1299

Trinity TEFL Course Timetable

  • Full-Time Trinity CertTESOL Course (4 weeks)
    Monday – Friday 10 am – 5 pm, including some short breaks and a lunch break.
  • Part-Time Trinity CertTESOL Course (6 weeks)
    Monday – Wednesday 10 am – 5 pm, including some short breaks and a lunch break.
  • Online Trinity CertTESOL course (6 or 10 weeks)
    Live input sessions:  Mondays / Fridays and/or Saturdays from 4-6pm CET (recordings will be made available)
    Online teaching practice: Once or twice a week from 10-11.30am or 6-7.30pm (you can choose)
    10-15 flexible study hours per week for assignment writing and lesson planning

Included in the Trinity CertTESOL Fee:

  • Course Materials
  • Observed Teaching Practice
  • Observations of Experienced Teachers
  • Trinity College London Moderation Fee
  • Internationally Recognised Trinity CertTESOL Certificate
  • Recommendation Letter
  • Trinity Report
  • Careers Workshop
  • Lifelong Careers Service
  • Private Jobs Group (Facebook)
  • Printer & Photocopier Use
  • School Library Access

Not Included in Fees:

  • Accommodation
  • Pre-course reading book: Anderson, J. (2017) Trinity CertTESOL Companion: A guide for English language teachers. DELTA Publishing (€28 from Amazon)

About the School

Our school is located in central Rome in Piazza Re di Roma, on the famous via Appia, a few hundred meters from the Basilica of San Giovanni in Laterano (St. John in Lateran).
It is easily reachable by public transportation: Metro stop Re di Roma line A, Metro stop San Giovanni line C, train station Roma Tuscolana and several bus stops.

Accommodation

Our accommodation agent in Rome will help you find a room or private apartment to suit you. The school is well connected by public transport, close to several Metro stations and bus stops.

Our accommodation service is optional so you are free to find your own accommodation if you prefer.  To ensure a greater range of options we recommend that you register and inquire about housing at least one month in advance.

Homestay / Room in a shared flat:

Single Room with a shared bathroom: €550 – €700 for four weeks. You also have the option to extend your stay for a discounted rate.
Single Room with a private bathroom: €850-950 for four weeks. You also have the option to extend your stay for a discounted rate.

Private/independent apartment:

Studio/independent apartment: from €1000 – €1500 for four weeks.

Amenities included:

  • Wi-Fi
  • kitchen
  • shared or sometimes private bathroom
  • bed linen and towels
  • AC (sometimes) or fans, heating.

Links to arrange accommodation yourself

You are of course free to arrange accommodation by yourself, on the following websites you can find rooms and apartments for rent. If you need suggestions about the best neighbourhoods to stay, we will be happy to help you: