How I managed – and enjoyed! – the DipTESOL course as a new parent.

I decided to take the Trinity DipTESOL shortly after finding out that my wife and I were expecting a baby in 2020. When I started the course, I couldn’t help but worry about how I would manage all of the assignments alongside supporting my wife, working and preparing myself for an extra little family member. […]

Rick Stein Comes to Cádiz!

Coming out of work one evening in June, we stepped onto the crowded square named after the man who is said to have invented the famous Cadiz carnival, and saw the usual tables full of diners, the iconic flowerpots that line the walls of the square, the plates of fried fish battered in the typical […]

Graduate Stories: Daniela Petrovska

Cambridge DELTA TEFL

Daniela Petrovska took our Trinity CertTESOL course in Barcelona in June 2016 and is now studying the Trinity DipTESOL with us. In this blog she talks about her experiences and decision-making when it came to getting her TEFL certifications. I was born and raised in the capital of Macedonia, Skopje. During my school years, English […]

Trinity Cert. TESOL course – stripped bare!

What is the Trinity Cert. TESOL course really like? What type of person am I likely to meet on this course? Do I have the courage to apply and get through the course?   Our trainees from February 2015 demonstrate with this quirky video the highs and lows, the funniest and the most challenging moments […]

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 […]

Finding the right teaching position in China

Michael Frost completed the Trinity Dip. TESOL with Oxford TEFL in 2012 and is currently working in China. Here he explains what it is like to teach in China and his top tips for those thinking about taking up a teaching position there.   China can be a fascinating location for a post-Cert TESOL teacher […]

My Dip Experience

Way back in 2008 I did my Trinity Cert. TESOL in Barcelona with OxfordTefl as a way to pursue my ambitious travel itinerary. I’d always wanted to teach but never thought about TEFL before. After the course I worked, travelled and discovered that I really loved teaching English. This was something I wanted to make […]

What I learned from the Trinity Diploma

Trinity Dip TESOL graduate

Before discussing what I learnt from the Trinity Dip. TESOL, I’m going to tell you why I chose to take it in the first place. My TEFL career has taken me around the world, on both short and long contracts, and has also exposed me to multi-lingual and monolingual learning and teaching environments. Last year […]

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 […]