Want to Teach English in Russia?
The LanguageCorps program in Russia is located in St. Petersburg – a city of almost five million inhabitants. Known throughout the world for its beauty and culture, it is often described as the most Western city in Russia.
Training & Certification
LanguageCorps offers the following Program in Russia:
- TESOL Certification
The four-week training course (approximately 140 hours) includes academic input sessions, 12 hours of observed teaching and 10 hours of observed teaching practice with local EFL students. The program is intense, interactive, and practical and will give you the skills and confidence necessary to embark on a teaching career and work in a professional manner anywhere in the world.
The St Petersburg center is located in the heart of the city, near the Winter Palace, Palace Square, and the Hermitage. A variety of cultural, shopping, and entertainment facilities are located nearby.
The TESOL Certification Program includes:
- TESOL Certification course
- Job placement assistance
- Survival Russian lessons and social program
- All course materials
The TESOL Certification Program Fee in Russia is US$1,495.
Accommodations are available in shared apartments near the Training Center for an additional cost of approximately $300 (accommodations are paid in rubles).
* Approximately - the program fee includes a deposit of US$500, plus the tuition balance of €900, which has a fluctuating exchange rate. The price of the course includes tuition, course materials, and expenses to issue an invitation letter that allows you to obtain a visa.
The following are not included:
- Round-trip airfare to host country
- Personal expenses (meals, entertainment, local transport, living expenses, and personal shopping)
- "Upfront" costs following the training period, such as apartment security deposits and first month's rent
- Visa costs and fees
Note: To ensure placement in the program you desire, we advise applying two to six months prior to your intended start date. Late placements are sometimes possible; please contact us immediately if you are applying less than two months before your desired start date.