Best TEFL/TESOL Course Providers

The best TEFL/TESOL training courses are externally validated or accredited by relevant agencies, such as the ACTDEC (Accreditation Council for TESOL Distance Education Courses), an internationally recognised body responsible for maintaining professional standards in TESOL distance programmes.

The English Training Centre
- It is one of the best TEFL course providers in the UK, offering the highest quality TESOL / TEFL training courses by distance learning.
 - It is an institutional member of The College of Teachers (UK).
- Teaching Business English course is accredited by the College of Teachers.
- The Certificate in Theory and Methodology of Tesol and Certificate of Educational Studies in Tesol are accredited by ACTDEC.
- Address: 53 Greenhill Road, Moseley, Birmingham B13 9SU United Kingdom.

i-to-i
- It is accredited by ODLQC (The Open and Distance Learning Council).
- In March 2006, i-to-i Ireland won the Best Trainer Award at the SFA National Small Business Awards 2006, partnered by O2 Ireland and Bank of Ireland Business Banking.
- It was awarded Investor in People status in April 2002.
- It was awarded Yorkshire Small Business of the Year in December 2003.

INTESOL International TESOL Training
- INTESOL has achieved accreditation with the ODLQC.
- All INTESOL Teaching Practice Centres are accredited by the Association of British Language Schools.
- The Certificate in TESOL is accredited as being at NQF Level 4 by Ascentis (formerly OCNW).
- Registered Office: 4 Higher Downs, Knutsford, Cheshire WA16 8AW UK.

Training Link Online
- All courses offered are accredited by ACTDEC.
- Courses offered include Pre-Cert.(ES)TESOL, Cert.(ES)TESOL, Cert.(TM)TESOL, Business English, Certificate in Phonetics.
- Address: 3 Abbeydale Road South, S7 2QL, Sheffield, United Kingdom.

TESOL-direct
- It offers distance-learning courses in TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages) with accreditation by the College of Teachers.
- The British Council recognizes the College of Teachers, Trinity College London, UK universities and University of Cambridge Local Examinations Syndicate (UCLES) as validating bodies.

BridgeTEFL (USA)
- BridgeTEFL is a division of Bridge-Linguatec, Inc.
- Bridge-Linguatec has been accredited and its IDELT™ program approved by ACCET, the Accrediting Council for Continuing Education and Training.
- Address: 915 S. Colorado Blvd., Denver, CO, 80246.

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