TEFL Course in Port Elizabeth
An incredible destination for a TEFL course
Teach English in South Africa
An incredible destination for a TEFL course
TESOL Course in Port Elizabeth
What can be said about Port Elizabeth that you don’t already know?

" You don't need magic to disappear.. All you need is a destination..."


Port Elizabeth, forming part of the Nelson Mandela Metro, is known as the gateway of the Eastern Cape. Often referred to as the “Friendly City”, this city is well-equipped with both an airport and harbour linking South Africa with other national and international destinations.

Port Elizabeth is located on the south-eastern coast. Known as a superb value-for-money holiday base, this is a thriving metropolitan area filled with people from all walks of life. Port Elizabeth offers a diverse selection of attractions including scenic nature trails, historic heritage, magnificent wildlife, cultural experiences and countless water sport activities.

Not only is this city great for leisure, but it also accommodates the working individual.

This town is the ideal place to learn something new, like finally getting that TESOL certification. In this case, peer pressure is a good thing as there are many students mulling around this coastal city.


Our training center is in Gonubie, a small seaside village on the outskirts of East London! Surrounded by tranquil gardens, the school is close to all major routes, roads, attractions and amenities. There are outdoor adventures, sightseeing, shopping, safaris and socials to refuel and recharge.

We offer smaller classes (maximum 10 students) for more individualized attention and care for each student. All our teachers are experienced, iTTi-certified teacher trainers. They are friendly, knowledgeable individuals who are dedicated to providing the best experience and education to their students.

WORK IN Port Elizabeth AS A TEFL

Online Teaching

As a vibrant city filled with students, you can trust that every coffee shop and diner offers free WIFI. Aside from this, the communal working areas, libraries and public spaces offer the perfect spots to manage administrative duties, conduct interviews, teach lessons, and more.

Classroom Teaching
As one of the bigger cities, there are plenty of work opportunities that are worth exploring in Port Elizabeth. We recommend taking part in our job support course so that we can show you precisely where to look.

Many schools require a teaching degree to participate in classroom teaching. However, if you have a bachelor’s degree in teaching on top of your TEFL certification, then this is a lovely place to teach, with plenty of schools to choose from.

As a bustling city filled with students that are eager to learn, there are plenty of tutoring opportunities that are worth exploring.  Get in touch with iTTi South Africa today to learn more about what we do and how you can take advantage of the bustling TEFL markets in South Africa.

TEFL Courses in Port Elizabeth fill up quickly!



Total tuition: US $1500.00 (covers tuition, moderation, certificate and complete career-support services)

Deposit: $500, due at registration.

Course Dates 2021

  • 1 March 2021 – 26 March 2021
  • 10 May 2021 – 4 May 2021
  • 19 July 2021 – 13 August 2021
  • 27 September 2021 – 22 October 2021
  • Teaching Practicum Dates
  • 15 March 2021 – 25 March 2021
  • 24 May 2021 – 3 June 2021
  • 2 August 2021 – 12 August 2021
  • 11 October 2021 – 21 October 2021


    75% on-line/25% on-site training

    Total tuition: $1500.00 (covers tuition, moderation, certificate and complete career-support services)

    Deposit: $500, due at registration.
    Teaching Practicum Dates

    • 4 January 2021 – 13 January 2021
    • 1 March 2021 – 10 March 2021
    • 3 May 2021 – 12 May 2021
    • 1 June 2021 – 10 June 2021
    • 6 July 2021 – 15 July 2021
    • 2 August 2021 – 11 August 2021
    • 7 September 2021 – 16 September 2021
    • 4 October 2021 – 14 October 2021
    • 1 November 2021 – 10 November 2021

    Meet our iTTi TEFL Port Elizabeth team

    Amber began her passionate journey in the TEFL industry in 2016 when she became TEFL certified and traveled to Vietnam to teach and broaden her experience. Amber gained valuable knowledge and skills through teaching in multiple schools, networking with many different institutes and learning the meaning of what a successful teacher needs to be. After returning to South Africa, Amber completed her 500-Hour TEFL Teacher Trainer certification and went on to use what she has learned to open and direct the iTTi South Africa branch, with her partner/sister Jade Du Randt. Amber uses her 3 years of built up experience in the industry to train top notch quality TEFL teaches and assists in job placements either online/abroad. She is focused on taking and expanding iTTi’s reliable course to as many cities as possible. Amber believes that holding a TEFL certification is one of the most powerful tools one can have to live the life you WANT to live, making her extremely excited to educate people on how this certification can change your life forever!

    Amber Durandt


    Miss du Randt is a TESOL Teacher Trainer at iTTi South Africa. She has 3 years’ experience as an on-site teacher, and 3 years’ experience teaching online. Miss du Randt qualified as a TEFL teacher in 2016 and then began teaching English online. In 2018, Miss du Randt earned her 500-Hour Teacher Trainer certification and now trains her students to become TESOL teachers, along with her sister Amber du Randt. Together, they run iTTi South Africa.

    Having worked in the accommodation, auctioneering/administrative, web design, writing and online teaching industries, Miss du Randt has gained a great variety of skills, as well as high standards and expectations of her iTTi Institute, which is why Miss du Randt is dedicated to providing a professional and quality driven course in a creative learning environment. Miss du Randt believes that if you want to be the best, you need to work the hardest! As a TESOL course provider, Miss du Randt goes above and beyond to ensure that their institute exceeds their students’ expectations!

    Miss du Randt also holds certifications in Novel Writing and Grammar for Writers and is currently studying Business Management.

    Jade Vieira


    How to apply for a TESOL course

    Step 1

    To begin the admission process for the iTTi Port Elizabeth in South Africa, you must first choose your start date, complete the online application form, and pay a non-refundable deposit of USD $500.

    Step 2

    An iTTi Enrollment Counselor will then contact you with instructions on how to complete the required English proficiency assessment test. If you are not a native speaker. You must obtain a B2/C1 level. A certificate will be provided by the School of English

    Step 3

    Once you are notified of your acceptance into the iTTi in South Africa, your remaining tuition balance is due 30 days prior to your course start date.

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