With its unique combination of East and West, old and new, Hong Kong is a delight to explore with a new discovery to be made around every corner. Skyscrapers soar above the crowded streets and overlook the beautiful bays and islands. You’ll find restaurants serving high-quality international cuisine next to street stalls selling delicious local snacks to eat on the move.
The life-blood of Hong Kong is its people, well-educated, chic and incredibly friendly; the locals are what keep this city going from strength to strength. By taking the tefl international course in Hong Kong, not only will you have the chance to get to experience the wonders of the city but you will also make firm friendships with the locals. Whether out and about in the city or in the classroom, you will receive a warm welcome in Hong Kong.
Whether it is watching a traditional Cantonese opera, a night out in an exclusive nightclub or simply admiring the view of the city from Victoria Peak, there is always something to do in Hong Kong. For many the combination of Cantonese and British cultures make the city an irresistibly intriguing place to explore. Although Cantonese is the main language of the city, English is widely spoken and you will be able to get by with little to no knowledge of Cantonese.Apply now & get certified to teach english abroad!
Our Hong Kong TEFL school is situated in the heart of Kwun Tong District, one of the first new towns in Hong Kong. The Ngau Tou Kok MTR station is nearby and provides access to the rest of Hong Kong with the airport, Casueway Bay and other attractions easily reachable within an hour and ferry services to the outlying islands are within reach of the center. Kwun Tong itself has plenty to offer, with fine dining venues and family-run cafes offering a variety of international and local cuisine.
Situated on the 18th floor of a recently refurbished office tower in Kwun Tong District, our TEFL classroom gives trainees a fantastic 180-degree view of Victoria Harbor. A spectacular experience during the day but even more so during the occasional evening classes when the city’s buildings light up to show “the Pearl of the Orient” in all its glory. Seafood lovers will delight at nearby Lei Yun Mun, with its famous markets and restaurants selling fresh crabs, lobster, jumbo shrimp and more.
Our training center has a modern lounge with a coffee machine, refrigerator and microwave. You will also have access to the following services:
- Long-distance direct dial upon request;
- Printing and fax with service fees;
- Incoming and outgoing mail assistance.
We have several housing options available for our Hong Kong TEFL course trainees. All accommodation is situated in the Kowloon area of the city and is approximately one hour from the training center. We advise that you get an ‘Octopus Card’ on arrival in Hong Kong. This is a travel pass that allows you to travel to most parts of Hong Kong on the city’s excellent public transport network. The card can also be used to make purchases in convenience stores and other retailers.
The rates for a monthly room start at around $US450. Please book your room ahead of time as places are on a ‘first come, first served’ basis.
Accommodation options include:
- Staying at a local youth hostel: Prices for this option vary between $US15 to 60 per night. Lower rates are for a shared room. We recommend checking major hostel websites for details on reservations. If you require additional assistance, we will be more than happy to help.
- Living with a local family: Prices for this option range between $US400 and 800. This provides you with a fantastic opportunity to experience real Hong Kong and interact with local people. Please note that this option is subject to availability.
- Choose from hundreds of hotels and guesthouses available throughout the city. The Hong Kong Tourist Bureau provides comprehensive information about the accommodation on offer in Hong Kong. Alternatively, you can reserve a room through your booking website of choice.
Please note that we will do all we can to assist you with your accommodation requirements for your stay in Hong Kong. We strongly recommend making your accommodation arrangements as soon as you have booked your flight. The earlier you prepare, the more options you will have to choose from. However, be aware that we cannot guarantee all options will be available. This is due to the availability of spaces, peak travel season, etc.
We are presently in the process of establishing a new course in Hong Kong 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...
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.
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.
For further details, see the Accommodation page