It’s your time to shine… AVSE-TESOL offers a brilliant TEFL course in Phnom Penh, Cambodia for aspiring English language teachers. The course involves a time commitment of 150 hours over a 4-week period, with a heavy bent towards practical teaching experience. At the end of the 4-week study programme at AVSE in Phnom Penh, participants graduate with TEFL certification that’s Australian Government accredited and internationally recognised, the perfect springboard to teach English Cambodia.

Over the past decade, more than 4000 trainees have completed AVSE’s Australian Government accredited TEFL course and embarked on a on a rewarding career path teaching English in Cambodia, Vietnam and elsewhere in the world. Top shelf accreditation, international recognition and more than a decade training aspiring English language teachers in Southeast Asia all help to distinguish AVSE’s TEFL course in Phnom Penh in a highly competitive market. Offering everything a TEFL trainee needs in the one place to get started on their teaching journey is another distinguishing factor – visa guidance, airport collection, complimentary accommodation during the study programme, a Welcome Party, a free City Tour, a guaranteed teaching job, the friendliest staff you will ever meet and the lists goes on and on.

Once you have completed the TEFL course in Phnom Penh at AVSE, you will be equipped with the skills, knowledge and certification you need to land that all-important first job as a paid English language teacher. Jobs teaching English in Cambodia are available pretty much 12 months of the year. Most foreign English teachers in Cambodia work a 20 hour week and manage to save (after meeting all expenses – rent, food and suchlike) between US $500.00 to US $1,000.00 a month, without scrimping. The opportunity to save serious money and get ahead will be all yours – and you’ll do this while leading an expat lifestyle in an exotic country.

So, how can you start this new chapter in your life, teaching English in Cambodia? Firstly, you need a spirit of adventure. Secondly, you need to make that life-changing decision to become an English language teacher abroad. Thirdly, you need to settle on a date to make the big move. On this point, you’ll be pleased to know that new TEFL courses start at AVSE in Phnom Penh 12 months of the year. Lastly, you need to complete and submit the plain-English, online enrolment form to join the TEFL course in Phnom Penh, which can be found via this link:

The enrolment form to join the TEFL course in Phnom Penh at AVSE is straight-forward and will take less than 10 minutes to complete. Among other things, you’re asked to provide your name, address, contact details and information about how far you got at school, completed elementary school, completed high school, completed university and suchlike. There’s no doubt that a university degree (any discipline) will open a few more doors for you as an English language teacher in Cambodia, but don’t be disheartened if it happens you don’t have a degree, you’re still welcome to apply. Each enrolment application for the TEFL course in Phnom Penh is carefully reviewed by the Admissions team at AVSE, with employability as an English language teacher in Cambodia being the key factor when it comes to accepting or declining an application. If AVSE has any doubt about its ability to deliver on the employment commitment that comes with the TEFL course in Phnom Penh, the applicant is advised accordingly in a sympathetic and professional manner.

Within 3 days of receiving you’re your enrolment form to participate in the in the TEFL course in Phnom Penh, the Admissions Officer at AVSE will reach out to you by email with instructions on what needs to happen next. All being well with your enrolment form, you’ll be on your way to an exciting new career path teaching English in Cambodia. It’s that simple.

About the writer: Peter Goudge is the Managing Director (and owner) of Australian Vocational Skills & Education (AVSE-TESOL). With TEFL schools in Phnom Penh, Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City, AVSE is the largest provider of high quality, in-class TEFL courses in Southeast Asia.