Located in the east of the country, Uzbekistan’s capital, Tashkent, is its largest city and the most populated city in the region of Central Asia with around two and a half million people calling it home. The city became the capital of the Republic of Uzbekistan when the country became independent in 1991.
Tashkent has a long and interesting history which is evidenced in its delightful architecture. The exhibition halls and metro stations are particularly good examples to look out for. One of the best ways of experiencing local life in Tashkent is to drop by one of the numerous local markets, which are thriving social centers for the local inhabitants.
The nightlife in Tashkent is exciting and varied and you will find the best clubs, restaurants and teahouses in Uzbekistan in the city. Uzbek cuisine consists mainly of bread and noodles with mutton being a staple part of the diet due to the ubiquity of sheep in the country. Tea is one of the most popular beverages in Uzbekistan and the national hot drink is actually green tea, however; black tea is preferred in Tashkent.
Tashkent boasts an excellent transportation network which makes getting around the city a breeze. The city’s metro system runs from 5 a.m. 12 a.m. and is an incredibly convenient way to get from A to B.
The history of Tashkent has been traced back 2,200 years and has witnessed the Islamic civilization, Mongol conquest in addition to Tsarist and Soviet Russia. The city served as an important stop on the Silk Road due to its good location and mild climate.
Tashkent’s main tourist draws are Hazrati-Imam Square in the historical section of the city, The Baraq-Khan Madrassah and Tilla-Shaykh Mosques, the Mausoleum of the famous Islamic scholar Abu Bakr Qaffal Shashi, and The Imam al-Bukhari Islamic Institute. Additionally, the Tashkent Television Tower, which soars 375 meters into the sky, is the 11th tallest tower in the world.
Tashkent’s important architectural and historical culture stretches across its fascinating history and includes ancient settlements, medieval buildings, Soviet era buildings, and the modern luxury apartments and business centers of the present day. Nowadays, the city is home to two international airports, a railway station and an attractive underground system with its uniquely designed stations.
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Our Tashkent TEFL training school is ideally placed near to the center of the city. The training center is fitted-out with up-to-date learning zones, leisure and social spaces used for delivering lessons. Teaching practice sessions take place in our air-conditioned classrooms, which have interactive whiteboards. Trainees also have access to a learning center stocked with plenty of teaching resources to help you with your planning. Additionally, our Students Services team is here to help with trainees’ needs during their stay.
Our TEFL course trainers are all incredibly experienced and internationally qualified teachers who will do everything to help trainees become confident and competent English teachers. Our instructors are all DELTA and CELTA/TESOL certified and have a lot of practical English teaching experience. During the course, participants focus on improving their teaching skills in face-to-face teaching sessions, giving trainees the chance to learn the methods needed to teach effectively.
There is a range of accommodation options to choose from for your stay in Tashkent including hotels and hostels. All available options are within walking distance of the TEFL training center. The cost of hostels is between 400$ - 800$ per month. More information on the options available will be sent when your course application has been confirmed. If you have any queries related to the accommodation, please contact us and we will be pleased to help you.
- 14 May 2020 - 13 May
- 20 May 2020 - 18 June
- 25 June 2020 - 23 July
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.