Meet David Pepper, Trinity Dip. TESOL graduate

David Pepper completed the Trinity Dip. TESOL in 2012. Here, he explains why he took the course and how he has developed as a teacher.   Why did you take the Trinity Dip. TESOL course?   I never planned to have a long term career in EFL. When I left industry; burnt out, disillusioned and […]

Meet Michael Frost, Trinity Dip TESOL graduate

Michael Frost completed the Trinity Dip. TESOL with Oxford TEFL in 2012. Here he explains his reasons for taking the course and about his experiences during the online and face to face phase.   In 2004, after a couple of years of post-university office drudgery, I decided I wanted to pack my bags and see […]

So you are ready to dive into a diploma course. What now?

If you are considering giving your TEFL career a boost by taking the Trinity Dip. TESOL or the Cambridge Delta there are a number of factors to take into account before making your decision. There is a minefield of information out there which can seem like an obstacle course when trying to choose the best […]

Meet Alistair Melvin, Trinity Dip TESOL graduate

Hi, my name’s Alistair, I’m an EFL teacher currently working in Saudi Arabia. I completed the Trinity DipTESOL course in August 2013. After a long break, I came back to teaching about 3 years ago, and as I’m now +40, I realised that if I was going to pursue EFL as a profession I really […]

Mother Teresa’s Rough Guide to Leadership

In a couple of weeks I’ll be embarking upon my biggest challenge yet in the world of ELT – becoming a full time DOS for the first time and setting up an Academic Department completely from scratch at Kaplan International English’s brand spanking new school in Liverpool.  Just before they gave me the job, Kaplan […]

Teacher trainer Billie Haase

Oxford TEFL teacher trainer Billie Haase has her very own blog and youtube channel with some very useful and interesting videos for EFL students and teachers. We wanted to find out how she has accumulated over 60,000 views on some of her youtube videos and a long list of subscribers to her blog in just […]