learn how to teach english as a foreign language (tefl) 
and get tefl CERTIFIED in SHANGHAI
with guaranteed paid jobs in China afterwards

Mike Maitland

Mike Maitland, Founder, TEFL Heaven

The 'Chase China' Program

Dear Future Teacher and Trailblazer,

The Chase China program is for you if you are interested in one of the most famous metropolitan and modern cities in the world! 

Our program is both TEFL training / certification and a guaranteed job, if you meet the criteria. Have a look at one of our TEFL teacher's journey in China in the video below!

We are here for any questions, just click the online chat in the bottom right corner. Good luck!


Mike Maitland, Founder

Key Facts

4 weeks TEFL training / certification in Shanghai meaning you can teach anywhere in the world afterwards!

Job guarantee - work within 30 days completion of the course or your deposit is refunded for those who are eligible and pass a video interview. Please note certain rules apply.

Job guarantee eligibility  is for those who are native English speaking with a bachelor’s degree and are under the age of 35.

Guidance and direction to find accommodation during the course. The accommodation will be an additional cost.

Dormitory : approx. 300$ USD 

Shared: approx. 600$ USD

Private: approx. 750$ USD

Guidance and direction to find accommodation after the course. However, you will be expected to do the searching and sourcing yourself.

Pre departure visa guidance. We will connect you with our team in China who will help you with the necessary paperwork and advise you on the documentation needed. 

Start dates are generally every month and exact start dates can be given via email. There are no course start dates from December till the beginning of April. 

Total Price - is 1490 USD consisting of a 550 USD deposit and a 940 USD final payment. 

This is a partner program from TEFL Heaven and as such we work closely to make sure standards are high. By using our services you receive worldwide lifetime job seeking assistance and can connect to our alumni around the world. The job guarantee certificate is provided by TEFL Heaven and not our partner.

Watch Transformation Stories FROM OUR TEACHERS IN CHINA


Winnie has been in China for nearly 2 years now and has seen her school grow from 3 small classrooms to a massive building with 13 classrooms and several hundred students. 

"From the very beginning, the work environment has always felt more like a family. Whenever I needed help for personal issues such as living costs and getting around, my colleagues and boss were more than happy to assist me" - Winnie

Watch more videos here

What's the next step!?

Step 1

  • Apply or request an info call to find out more! Once you apply and if we like the look of your application, we will then send you an email inviting you to an informal Skype interview. 

Step 2

  • If successful at interview, you will then have the opportunity to book your place onto the program and start date of your choice! You do this by paying the booking deposit for your chosen program.

Step 3

  • Once booked on to the program, we then connect you with the training team in your chosen destination to begin preparations!

Our spaces are limited and fill up quickly! We also work on a first come first serve basis as we think this is the fairest way for all! We recommend booking well in advance or ASAP to avoid missing out!

Begin your journey!


TEFL Heaven's course in Shanghai exceeded every expectation

TEFL Heaven's course in Shanghai exceeded every expectation. The instructors are all experienced teachers with many years of teaching in China under their belts. The course covers every aspect of teaching, and focuses on what's most important to being a successful teacher in China. The course material is comprehensive, and provides you with all of the necessary skills to both effectively teach English and to make classes fun.

This this course made my transition to China feel seamless, and I'd recommend this program to anyone looking to join the vibrant TEFL community in China

See full review on the Go Overseas website >>>