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If you are looking for TEFL/TESOL training in the Pacific Northwest, look no further than our popular center in Portland, Oregon. This modern, environmentally friendly city is guaranteed to make you feel at home. More info
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The Oregon Trail famously led pioneers to a new and better life in the east. By following your own trail to our training center in Portland, you can start a new life as an English language teacher almost anywhere in the world. More info

TEFL Certification Portland Oregon | TEFL USA

Portland is a vibrant city with a lot of interesting attractions and makes for the perfect place to start your TEFL/TESOL adventure. After classes and on weekends, you have plenty of time to check out some of the best sites, such as Washington Park, the Pioneer Courthouse Square, Oregon Zoo, the Oregon Museum of Science and Industry, and Pittock Mansion. Sport enthusiasts should visit Providence Park to watch exciting soccer or baseball games.

You will find some of the best mountains, forests and beaches on the West Coast right here in Oregon. They make for the perfect place for outdoor activities, including fishing, hiking, biking, surfing and even whale watching. Oregon is an exciting state that offers a lot of things to see and do for its visitors.

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The School

If you are looking for a place rich in natural wonders, the state of Oregon is definitely a great choice. TEFL International offers high-quality TEFL/TESOL training courses in Portland, Oregon, led by experienced teacher trainers who have taught in countries around the globe. Located in Lloyd District, our training center is conveniently accessible by public transportation and near many restaurants and entertainment facilities.

Our training center features modern classrooms with all the amenities needed to successfully complete your training course, such as useful teaching resources to plan your lessons, an extensive computer lab and printing facilities. On top of that, we also have wireless Internet throughout the premises. We are especially proud of our large media library and quiet study rooms where you can prepare for tests and plan your next lesson. Should you travel to school by car, you can park at our free parking garage onsite.

You will have the opportunity to teach classes to learners of the English language during your practical teaching sessions. You will be teaching both large and small groups of students at our training center and learn how to organize your lessons accordingly. After classes and on weekends, you can enjoy the many interesting sites and attractions in Portland and its surrounding regions.


There are many housing options to choose from in Portland. We at TEFL International work with a few different housing providers for your convenience. These accommodations are located very close to our training center and are comfortable and clean. You can choose between private and dorm-style rooms at hostels or a bit more upscale rooms at hotels. There are housing options for all budgets in Portland, many of which are within close proximity to our training school.

Many of our trainees also decide to take advantage of our homestay program. This option allows you to stay at a private room in a local family’s home. This way, you will get to experience the local culture and lifestyle from the core.

Course dates

Coming soon...

We are presently in the process of establishing a new course in Portland Oregon and therefore there are currently no dates available for this location. We anticipate that the course should be running here within the next 6-8 months. If you would like to attend a course at this location, please let us know and we will send you full information you as soon as the course dates are finalized.

Please check out our other course locations if you wish to attend a course before this one becomes available...

Course fees

The total price is divided into: deposit and balance.

The deposit may be paid via a) credit card b) Paypal c) wire transfer d) Western Union.

The balance of the course fee must be paid by cash, PayPal or bank transfer directly to the training center on the first day of the course.


US$ 700
to be paid in advance
US$ 595
to be paid on arrival

Accomodation Fees

The accommodation fees are not part of the course price and you are free to choose whichever accommodation option you prefer.

You are not obliged to use the accommodation provided by the school and you are welcome to make your own accommodation arrangements. If you choose to use our accommodation, it should be paid for either by cash, PayPal or bank transfer directly to the school at the start of the course.

per night
US$ 69
(to be paid on arrival)

To be booked directly through Motel 6

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