Welcome New Members

We are pleased to welcome you as a member of the TESL Ontario Community!

Learn more about your membership in TESL Ontario and what to expect in the coming weeks.

TESL Ontario Registries

You can use the TESL Ontario Registries to access language instructor accreditation records, TESL Trainer and PTCT approval records and to download and print certificates.

Membership Card and Receipt
  • Accredited membership applicants will receive their membership card and official payment receipt for tax purposes in the mail approximately 2 - 3 weeks after their accreditation application or renewal has been approved and processed.
  • Standard members will receive their membership card and official payment receipt for tax purposes in the mail approximately 2 -3 weeks after their membership application or renewal has been processed.
Member Communications

Immediately begin receiving member communications by email including:

  • News updates and announcements from TESL Ontario's Executive Director and staff
  • News and announcements from TESL Ontario Affiliate Chapters
  • TESL Ontario's online professional magazine CONTACT. (3 issues annually)
  • Special Research Symposium edition of CONTACT magazine (1 issue annually)
  • TESL Ontario Membership Minute Newsletter - (4 issues annually)
  • TESL Ontario News Brief (bi-weekly)
  • Conference Communiqué Newsletter (distributed as required)
  • TESL Ontario Upcoming Webinar Series (monthly)
  • TESL Ontario Blog ‘Month in Review’ (monthly)
Member Savings Programs

Immediately begin taking advantage of all the Member Savings Programs available to you that include Health & Dental and Auto Group Insurance, as well as, financial products offers. There is also an array of national retail discounts, discounts for local attractions and theatres, free admissions to several Ottawa area museums and much more!

Click here to view all of the Member Savings Programs and learn more about your Membership Benefits and Services.

Professional Development

For detailed information regarding professional development requirements and approved PD activities please click here.

TESL Ontario Affiliate Chapters

All new TESL Ontario members can participate in a professional community near where they work or live by selecting one local Affiliate Chapter of your choice.

TESL Ontario Social Media

TESL Ontario has greatly enhanced our online presence. Our Members can now stay connected with their professional association through Facebook, Linked In (Organization Page & Discussion Group), Twitter and Pinterest.