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150 Hour Interactive TESOL Course

From April of this year, in addition to the current online course, we will offer an interactive course with live classes via ZOOM twice a month: one for a Workshop and the other for a Support Session. We are currently accepting applications. Be part of your classroom community.

enrolment spaces

20 collaborative trainees

Course period

The course period is 1 year. If you are unable to complete the course within the deadline, you can extend it as a basic online course for 3 months free of charge or by paying an extension fee of 5,000 yen for another 6 months.


*W=Workshop, S=Support Session

Orientation Apr 10, 2024
Unit 2 Mod1 (W) Apr 24, 2024
Unit 2 Mod1 (S) May 8, 2024
Unit 2 Mod2 (W) May 22, 2024
Unit 2 Mod2 (S) Jun 5, 2024
Unit 2 Mod3 (W) Jul 17, 2024
Unit 2 Mod3 (S) Jul 31, 2024
Unit 3 Mod1 (W) Aug 14, 2024
Unit 3 Mod1 (S) Aug 28, 2024
Unit 3 Mod2 (W) Sep 11, 2024
Unit 3 Mod2 (S) Sep 25, 2024
Unit 3 Mod3 (W) Oct 9, 2024
Unit 3 Mod3 (S) Oct 23, 2024
Unit 3 Mod4 (W) Nov 6, 2024
Unit 3 Mod4 (S) Nov 20, 2024
Unit 3 Mod5 (S) Dec 4, 2024
Unit 3 Mod5 (S) Jan 15, 2025
Unit 4 Mod1 (W) Jan 29, 2025
Unit 4 Mod1 (S) Feb 12, 2025
Unit 4 Mod2 (W) Feb 26, 2025
Unit 4 Mod2 (S) Mar 12, 2025

* Interactive sessions will be provided via Zoom at 8 PM JT on the Wednesdays.
* The sessions will be one hour.
* Attendance is not mandatory.

Instructors in Charge

A lead teacher will be in charge of lectures such as workshops and a support teacher will be in charge of task feedback.

Downgrade Option

You can downgrade from an interactive course to an online course. We will refund the amount calculated by multiplying the difference in the tuition fee from the basic tuition fee by the ratio of the remaining period to the course period (rounded down to the nearest 1,000 yen).

After Completion – Award of Certificate

Upon successful completion of the course you will receive:

  • ALAP 150 Hour Certificate in TESOL
  • ALAP Course Transcript (showing the content you have studied)

Upon successful completion of the course, you will be awarded an INTESOL Certificate with one of the following grades:

  • A1 – Distinction
  • A2 – Excellent
  • B1 – Very good
  • B2 – Good
  • C – Pass

ALAP Accreditation

ALAP_mediumINTESOL Worldwide TESOL/TEFL courses are accredited and certified by ALAP (Awarding Language Acquisition for Professionals), a UK based Awarding Organisation.

ALAP is an accrediting organisation that specialises in the ELT industry.ALAP is supported by an esteemed Academic Panel who are all experts in the field of English Language Teaching. The ALAP panel oversee matters related to academic quality, ensuring that the value of an ALAP Certificate is upheld.

Gaining a TESOL Certificate Awarded Through ALAP.

What This Means to You, the Student!

  • You receive a graded TESOL certificate direct from ALAP.
  • You will receive a Course Transcript direct from ALAP showing what you have studied and how many hours.
  • Employers worldwide will know that your course is of a high academic standard.
  • Your TESOL certification course is moderated and the procedures are checked by an external body.
  • Your course provider and awarding body are investing in quality and are committed to giving excellent service.

Now proud to offer TEFL/TESOL dual certification and verification direct from the awarding body. For more information click here

Sample ALAP Certificate

What’s included in the course

TESOL course accreditation by ALAP – a specialst UK ELT awarding organisation.
Graded TESOL certificate direct from ALAP.
Course transcript direct from ALAP showing what you have studied and the number of hours.
Course materials can be downloaded from the member site throughout the duration of your enrolment
Support, detailed feedback and guidance from a personal tutor.
E-mail contact during your enrolment to assist with difficulties in any aspect of the course.
Written reference from the INTESOL Japan Director of Studies if required.
Course entry level check for non-native speakers of English.
One workshop per month via ZOOM. Deepen your understanding of course notes.
One support session per month via ZOOM. You can ask questions directly to the instructor.
Use Slack for instant messaging with your tutor and other trainees.


Course Fee

150 Hour Interactive TESOL Course 74,800 yen

* Guest option – Online TESOL students can participate in the workshop for 2,000 yen per session.

The course materials can be downloaded in the member site.
The course fee can be paid in 3 instalments:

If you pay in 3 installments:

  • 1st 34,800 yen
  • 2nd 20,000 yen
  • 3rd 20,000 yen.


  • For all fees 1st instalment is payable on registration,
  • 2nd instalment is due one calendar month later
  • and 3rd payment one further calendar month later.
  • Please note: There are no set start dates. You decide when you start.

For those who apply for the TESOL course now, we are giving away a game example book and lesson plan example book for a student-centred, communication-activating class. Click for full story