Free online teacher training

Boost your teaching credentials with our free EF Teacher Development Certificate. Join us for six webinars with academic experts on different methods, approaches, and tools to make teaching a language more fun for you and your students.

How it works

You can earn your EF Teacher Development Certificate by attending all six one-hour webinars. They are free and take place several times per year (see dates below for upcoming sessions). The webinars are held in English and registration is open to teachers worldwide. At the end of the program we will send you the certificate by email.


Agenda for our upcoming webinar series

Webinar 1

<p>Top ten tips for successful exam classes</p>
<p>04.11.2021 live at 17:00 CET</p>

Beata Schmid

Senior Vice President Academics

Webinar 2

<p><span class="">Top ten tips for motivating students in the classroom</span></p>
<p>11.11.2021 live at 17:00 CET</p>

Kristina Cirrincione

Curriculum Manager

Webinar 3

<p>Top ten tips for teaching speaking skills</p>
<p>18.11.2021 live at 17:00 CET</p>

Jon Oakes

Director of Academic Management

Webinar 4

<p>Top ten tips for successful project work</p>
<p>25.11.2021 live at 17:00 CET</p>

Rena Bartlett

Cambridge Exams Coordinator & Instructor

Webinar 5

<p>Top ten tips for successful warmers and fillers</p>
<p>02.12.2021 live at 17:00 CET</p>

Giorgio Iemmolo

Director of Academic Management

Webinar 6

<p>Top ten tips for teaching younger learners</p>
<p>09.12.2021 live at 17:00 CET</p>

Dr. Beata Schmid

Senior Vice President Academics
Can't make a session? No problem! You can still earn the certificate by watching the recording session that we send out to you after each live webinar.

What do teachers say about us?

"Thank you very much for all the webinars. All six were interesting and helped me look more critically at the way I teach. I will try to improve. Thank you again and hope you will have more interesting things for us in store."
Irina Rybalchenko - Znanye Language Center, Russia
"They were all very useful, informative and enjoyable. Some helped me structure what I already knew. Some gave me food for thought. I will certainly use your presenters' brilliant ideas and suggestions to make my lessons more effective and fun."
Tatyana Vidneyeva - Russia
"It was very beneficial as this a hot and trending topic nowadays. Also, we are trying to step up into using more tech in our classrooms, so it is good to know the basics."
Meric Tumer - Atilim University, Ankara, Turkey


Looking for more information? See the answers to our most frequently asked questions and get ready to earn your EF Teacher Development Certificate