Teacher Training Schools
Come explore Panama's beautiful beaches and wildlife while getting certified to Teach English! This month-long class certifies participants as TEFL teachers, giving them the opportunity to teach English at schools and organizations around the world. The program is currently in the process of becoming accredited by the International TEFL Accreditation Council (ITEFLAC) so that the certification will be recognized internationally. The course includes 100 hours of classroom instruction, plus 20 hours of hands-on practical teaching experience over four weeks. The course is taught by a certified teacher with a Masters of Education and TEFL Certification.
Participants can spend their weekends and free time exploring and enjoying the beautiful Bocas Islands, or surfing, snorkeling, diving, hiking, and going to the various beaches.
Additional extension packages are available, including Spanish lessons, supplemental teaching experience, and volunteering.