Members’ Benefits for Training & Professional Development

IATEFL BESIG supports the professional development of its members, with conferences, webinars, workshops, groups, etc. However, we can offer our members even more benefits for professional development! IATEFL BESIG members receive a discount for the numerous courses described below. Don’t forget to include your IATEFL BESIG membership No. in your registration, to be eligible for the discounts offered.

Not an IATEFL BESIG member yet, but interested in a course with a discount? Become a member today!

Please note that this listing is only intended as a service to IATEFL BESIG members. IATEFL BESIG is not responsible for the content of external sites and offers no guarantee for the accuracy of the contents of this listing, which is offered in good faith.

If you would like to advertise with your professional development course(s), please contact: [email protected].

BD Communications

Distance Cert IBET courses:

For any Business English teacher or trainer who wishes to gain an internationally recognised certification but wants to study at their own pace. IATEFL BESIG members can get a 10% discount (on training fee) and a 15% discount per person (on training fee) if referring a friend.

BD Communications Cert IBET courses:

The Cert IBET is offered as both a closed in-house course and an open public course. IATEFL BESIG member institutions who may wish to host a Cert IBET course can get highly preferential rates on training. Individual IATEFL BESIG members who wish to attend a Cert IBET course can avail of a 25% discount on open/public courses (fees vary by location).


Efficient Language Coaching

Language Coaching Certification and Accreditation Course, 50% discount.

Neurolanguage Coaching® is the efficient and fast transfer of language knowledge and skills from the Language Coach to the Language Coachee with sustainable effects facilitated by brain-based coaching and coaching principles and neuroscience.
Accredited by the ICF in the USA and with CPD Registered Provider status in the UK, you can have complete confidence that our courses are externally assessed for quality, good practice and count towards your continuing development and continuing coach education.


International House London

Take your career to the next level. Fast-track your career with a range of online and face-to-face courses at IH London. Book now and save 10% on our Executive group courses.
Our face-to-face executive courses are designed specifically for professionals and take place in The Executive Centre offering panoramic views across the London skyline. If you prefer learning online, or want to continue your learning after your course in London, we have online training options designed for professionals.
Start The CELTA Adventure For £150 Less!


Oxford TEFL

Oxford TEFL offers various 30-hour online one-to-one teacher development courses with expert tutor support, such as Business English, Teaching English Online, Teaching CLIL, English for Academic Purposes, and many more.
Save €50 with promo code #BESIG50.


100% Online and Face to Face (Barcelona) CELTA courses: Save €50 with promo code #BESIG50.

Online / Blended Trinity DipTESOL course: Save €100 with promo code #BESIG100.


BLTi – Business Language Training Institute

BLTi Starter Course (Entry-level BE training) : 25% discount 

Join us today for an eight-hour blended, synchronous and asynchronous course designed for EFL/ESL/ELT teachers migrating towards providing Business English classes to professional clients. Live interactive weekly sessions with one of our professionals. Your class size is limited to only six learners in order to provide you ample time for thorough interaction.


The ICE Blended Learning Course has several advantages for you as a trainer as well as for your learners.
Two days ONLINE train-the-trainer course. Introducing participants to theoretical and practical aspects of the course, e.g. how to design a course that fits learners’ needs; use interactive exercises; raise (self-)awareness; introduce theoretical approaches; use critical incidents and case studies; practise culture-sensitive use of English as a Lingua Franca (ELF); initiate learner-centred projects and presentations. 10% discount


York Associates, York, UK

All teacher training courses on the York Associates website qualify for 20% discount.

New: Fierce Trainer Certification (24-hour programme leading to certification from Fierce Inc.)

Fierce Trainer certification allows trainers to develop their expertise in soft skills in partnership with Fierce Inc, an internationally-recognised professional training organisation delivering Susan Scott’s Fierce Conversations. Trainers learn tools to help people develop new conversation strategies so they can build better relationships, stronger business networks and resolve workplace confrontation faster.

All other teacher training courses on the York Associates website qualify for 20% discount.