International Teacher Training Organization

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Basic Information

Phone Number: Tels: +52 (33) 3658-5858, +52 (33) 3614-3800
Director: Luis Tamayo

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Additional Information

School Type: TEFL Certification and Guaranteed paid job placement
Program Dates: all year round
Minimum Education: high school
Languages: English
Languages Used as a Medium of Teaching: English
Cost: 1,495 USD
Salary/Benefits: from 800 to 1000 USD
Experience Required:


Hours: 140 HRS
TEFL/TOSEL Certification Program:

At ITTO, we believe enhancing people's lives is best achieved through education and enriching travel experiences. Keeping this principle at the forefront, ITTO strives to make your educational journey and travel arrangements as easy and delightful as can be. Included in your TEFL Course Fee in Guadalajara, Mexico, with ITTO are the following benefits:

Included in your tuition fee:

  • 4-week TEFL Training
  • Guaranteed Paid Job Placement in Mexico and Lifelong Career Guidance
  • Direct Employment Contacts for Practically Any Corner of the Globe
  • The highest quality International Certification
  • Online TESOLTechnology Course
  • Enrollment
  • Housing Placement Assistance
  • Student ID
  • ITTO Job Guidance eBook: All you need to know about teaching English abroad
  • Pre-Course Preparation Assignments
  • A Resume analysis report provided to all Trainees
  • The direction in creating an ESL resume and Cover letter
  • Practice interviews with professional feedback

Added values available at NO extra cost:

  • One week of Spanish Lessons at the most accredited Spanish school in Mexico. $230 USD Value. Your Spanish lessons do not take place at just any Spanish Language school. The school is one of only three in Mexico to be accredited by Instituto Cervantes, the world authority in the accreditation of Spanish Language Schools. As a matter of fact, it is the most accredited Spanish Language School in Mexico.
  • NEW! Bike it the way you Like it !!! FREE Monthly membership of the bicycle share program: Ride wherever you want to go, you may take your bike on a trip to a light rail station, our ITTO Center, an all-day adventure, and everything in between.
  • In-class cafeteria service - coffee every day.
  • All course materials, stationery supplies, printing, and photocopying.
  • 11 Micro Credentials on specific TEFL techniques and teaching skills. Each is valued at $80 USD. Individual feedback from trainers is included. You may choose three topics.
  • Unlimited WIFI /Internet Access.
  • Airport reception and transportation to your lodging. $30 USD Value.
  • Graduation Dinner.
  • Long distance phone calls.
  • Visa Guidance and Assistance.
  • An e-Book with hundreds of ready-made EFL/ESL lesson plans and activities on: business English, phrasal verbs, idioms, prepositions, verb tenses, and much more.
Visa Requirements:

Tourist Visa

Applicants must:

  • Be aged 20 or over. 18 and 19-year-olds may be accepted at ITTO's discretion.
  • Have a University Degree or have a standard of education equivalent to that required for entry into university.
  • Be a Native English Speaker - Non-native Speakers are also welcome. Non-Native Speakers must have an awareness of language and a competence in English, both written and spoken that enables the trainee to undertake the course and prepare for teaching a range of levels that is equivalent to a C1 level on the CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages). All candidates whose first language is not English must be interviewed (a telephone interview may be arranged) and take a language awareness test. Non-Native speakers with the following Standardized Test Scores will be accepted automatically: TOEFL Internet-based: 61 / TOEFL Computer-based: 173 / TOEFL Paper-based: 500 IELTS: 7.0 / Cambridge CPE: 45 to 59.
  • Have the potential to develop the necessary skills to become effective teachers, to successfully complete the written assignments, and to perform in the observed teaching practices.
  • Have a positive attitude towards teamwork and experiential learning activities. This includes acknowledging the relevance of these in Teaching English as a Foreign Language and willingness to participate in all course dynamics.
Program Highlights:

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a) All-Inclusive TEFL + Housing with private room and private bathroom
4-week TEFL Course
1 Week of Spanish lessons at one of the most accredited schools in Mexico
Five weeks of housing in a private room
Normal Price: $2,499.97Pay Only: $1,979.97
You Save: $520
You will have your own space, 10 min walking distance from our facilities.

b) $1,895 USD All-Inclusive Homestay with a Mexican Family:
4 weeks of Homestay with Private bedroom. You receive three meals per day.
4-Week TEFL Course
1 Week of Spanish lessons at one of the most accredited schools in Mexico
Airport reception and transportation to your lodging.

Curriculum Highlights:


Our Mission at International Teacher Training Organization (ITTO) is to provide high-quality Teaching English as a Foreign Language (TEFL) programs to our trainees, preparing them to become successful English teachers domestically and internationally. We are committed to helping our graduates achieve their career goals by providing guaranteed paid job placement and exciting travel opportunities. Our goal is to empower our graduates with the skills and confidence they need to make a positive impact on the world.


At ITTO, our vision is to be the leading provider of Teaching English as a Foreign Language (TEFL) Programs both onsite and online. We strive to create a dynamic and innovative learning environment that fosters personal and professional growth. We are dedicated to cultivating a community of teachers who are passionate about education and dedicated to making a difference in the lives of their students. By providing guaranteed paid job placement, and travel opportunities, we aim to inspire our graduates to become global citizens who embrace diversity and cultural exchange.


Excellence: We uphold the highest standards of teaching and learning, continuously striving for excellence in all aspects of our programs and services. Our commitment to quality ensures that our graduates are well-prepared and confident English teachers.

Integrity: We conduct ourselves with honesty, transparency, and ethical practices, fostering a trustworthy and respectful environment for our students, staff, and partners. Integrity is the foundation of our relationships and interactions within the school community.

Empowerment: We empower our students to take control of their professional journey by providing them with the necessary skills, knowledge, and support to succeed as English teachers. We encourage their personal growth and development, nurturing self-confidence and resilience.

Global Citizenship: We promote global awareness and cultural understanding, inspiring our students to become compassionate global citizens. We encourage them to embrace diversity, respect different perspectives, and contribute positively to society.

Innovation: We embrace innovation and embrace progressive teaching methods, incorporating the latest technology and pedagogical approaches into our curriculum. Through continuous improvement and adaptability, we remain at the forefront of the TEFL industry.

Program Information:

These 140 hours are integrated as follows:

  • 120 hours of Content Input Session
  • 11 hours of observed teaching practicum on real EFL students
  • 6 hours of observation on veteran teachers
  • Teaching of 2 conversation classes
  • Teaching 1 private tutoring class


The Course Timetable Monday through Friday:

  • 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Input sessions covering grammar, phonetics, teaching skills, and classroom management
  • 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. Lunch
  • 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. Guided lesson preparation time
  • 3:15 p.m. to 6:15 p.m. Class observation or teaching practice

Assessment is continuous and accounted as follows:

  • Teaching Practice – 40%
  • TEFL Essays – 30%
  • Fulfillment of assignments and participacion in class 10%
  • Grammar – 10%
  • Classroom Management Tasks – 10%