CIE 5-day intensive TESOL course

“This is actually my second time… I also attended 16+ years ago. Still the best out there!”
- Alecia

What is it?

A 5-day intensive TESOL course grounded on the latest research in brain-based learning. Our course will equip you to become a skilled, dynamic and impactful language teacher. Whether you're a seasoned educator or just starting out, this course will give you a fresh perspective on teaching.

Why take our class?

Brain-based teaching methods


  • 40 brain-based language teaching methods developed by the experts.
  • Keep your students engaged and significantly accelerate their learning.
  • Explore the neuroscience foundation behind each method.
  • Each method demonstrated by our instructors.
  • Tips on how each method can be adapted to teaching:
    • multi-cultural classes
    • different age groups
    • different ability levels
    • online

Qualified instructors

Your class will be taught by two CIE instructors. Each instructor ...

  • has decades of teaching experience.
  • speaks two or more languages.
  • was trained by our founder Harry Cotton.
  • is a qualified TESOL instructor.

Hands-on practice sessions

  • Put your newfound skills to the test.
  • Receive constructive feedback from our instructors and fellow-students.
  • Refine your teaching.
  • Boost your confidence.


Practical tips for the real world


  • Practical tips for navigating the real world of teaching.
  • Finding online teaching work.
  • Teaching overseas.
  • Pathway for obtaining degree in education.
  • Enjoying your job and reducing stress.

Boosted confidence to get out there and actually teach

Whereas many TESOL courses are centered on language theory, by the end of our course, you'll be armed with the knowledge and confidence to take on any teaching opportunity that comes your way.


So what are you waiting for?

Join us and revolutionize your teaching!