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Aspiring Professionals Teacher Training Institute (APTTI) is an internationally recognized teacher training academy that offers an array of professional teacher training courses. Modern teaching curriculum, hands-on teaching experience, and a dedicated set of mentors are few pluses that make APTTI one of the most sought after institutes.

APTTI has so far trained thousands of teachers – aspiring and experienced. Our academicians and teaching support team have been constantly upgrading the courses in order to keep up with the latest teaching strategies and learning modules that are accepted worldwide. Each course curriculum is carefully curated to match up to international standards as we get students from across the globe.

The courses available are either in classroom set-up or through online mode. Candidates are awarded certificates after successful completion of the course.

Our global headquarter is located in Calgary, Canada and Asian headquarter in Kolkata, India.

APTTI – Vision

  • To make good teachers
  • Support schools with best teachers
  • Value addition
  • To make the world a better place

Frank Moffatt - Co-Founder and CEO

Frank Moffatt is an international bestselling author, co-founder and CEO of APTTI. He has been a certified member of the TESOL / TEFL training community since 2004. A business graduate from Camosun College, Moffatt has held numerous management positions within the ESL / EFL world. Moffatt has also trained and mentored many English teaching aspirants by offering various training courses that include Business English, English for young learners, Hospitality English, and general ESL / EFL teacher training.

Lawrence Wayne Duplessis - Academic Head (TEFL / TESOL)

Wayne has taught students in Canada, South Korea, Thailand, China, and Indonesia. He has taught English, English Literature, Performing Arts, Indonesian History, various software programs, and writing. Since early 1996, he has been teaching in Asia. He has his students ranging from age four to 66 in public and private schools, universities, and boardrooms.

In 2003, Wayne moved to China, becoming the Academic manager of two schools. There, his responsibilities included recruiting and training teachers. Wayne returned to Indonesia in 2006, and spent two years traveling to Indonesia, China, and Thailand and training local and foreign teachers. In 2007, Wayne opened a teacher training center in Surabaya with a local partner. He enjoys teaching and working with teachers and students.

APTTI – Accreditations

  • International TEFL Canada
  • International Association of Teachers of English as a Foreign Language

APTTI - Certification

The certificates offered by APPTI after successful completion of the TEFL / TESOL courses are internationally recognized and globally accepted. The courses are validated, approved, and endorsed by renowned international academic bodies.

Candidates will get a soft copy of the certificate within a week after completing the course. The hard copy of the certificate is dispatched to the students at their given address.