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Training Programs

Main Orientation


To understand Korean life, culture and language in depth

To share useful teaching methods, resources and classroom management ideas

To examine the English curriculum and textbooks of Korean schools and find the most effective ways to teach

To improve teaching skills through lesson planning and presentation

Duration :

8 days at the end of February or August (twice a year)

Training Hours :

45 hours

Eligibility :

EPIK teachers who will start to teach English for the Spring or Fall semester

Requirements :

All EPIK teachers are required to complete any training deemed necessary by EPIK or their Office of Education. This includes but is not limited to the main on-site orientation, online pre-orientation, etc.

Program (Sample)

sample Program table contents, Day, Title
Day Title
1 Airport Pick-up & Registration
Opening Ceremony
2 Campus Tour
Class Meeting
Korean History & Culture
Lesson Planning
3 Medical Check-up
English Comprehension
Sexual harassment Awareness and Prevention Education
Korean Class
Embassy Meeting
4 Lesson Planning
Lesson Observation
Cooperative Learning
Korean Class
5 Field Trip : Culture Experience
Korean Class
Class Leaders' Meeting
6 Networking
Learning Taekkyeon
EPIK Forum
Leson Demo Preparation
7 Lesson Demo & Feedback
Meetinig with MOE/POE
Closing Ceremony
8 Departure to Each POE/MOE