Three-Week Volunteer Teaching Trip: Cha-Am Beach, Thailand

Cha-Am Beach, Thailand

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The Camp Thailand Company Ltd

New Program
  • From $1269 USD for 3 Weeks

  • 3 Weeks

  • Select Start Dates

  • 18 And Older

Description

Overview

There are four camp locations to choose from, including Phuket Island, Cha-Am Beach, Chiang Mai, and Buriram in the heart of Thailand. This 21-day trip includes English teaching volunteer activities as well as tours, cultural immersion, and much more.

Camp Thailand’s volunteer program also gives you an opportunity to gain your TEFL/TESOL certification online or onsite in Thailand - after earning your certificate and volunteering with Camp Thailand at its English language programs, the organization will help you find a paid English teaching placement at a Thai school.

The program is open to anyone above the age of 18.

Arrival and Orientation

You will arrive to Suvarnabhumi International Airport at 2:00pm and meet your coordinators for your trip. You will meet up with fellow volunteers and take part in an orientation and Bangkok sightseeing tour.

Accommodations

During your stay, you will be housed in a same-sex room with three to five other volunteers. Dormitory style rooms that can house up to 12 people also are available. Rooms are bright, airy, and fan-cooled, and air-conditioned rooms are available for an additional fee.

Field Conditions

After arriving to Thailand, your itinerary is as follows:

Days 2 & 3: Bangkok sightseeing tour, then travel to Cha Am

Day 4: Program orientation, cycling tour and barbeque

Day 5: TEFL/TESOL training and Thai lesson

Days 6, 7 & 8: Teaching English at English camps at Thai schools

Days 9: Day trip to elephant and other wildlife sanctuary

Day 10: Day Trip to Hua Hin Beach and evening beach party

Day 11: Park free day to kick back and enjoy

Day 12: TEFL/TESOL training and Thai lesson

Days 13 , 14 & 15: Teaching English at English camps at Thai schools

Day 16: Visit to a local orphanage

Day 17: Excursion to a fabulous waterpark

Days 18 & 19: Travel to, and explore SuanPhueng

Day 20: Travel to Kanachaburi province for one more night of fun

Day 21: Last day of the program - travel back to Suvarnabhumi airport

If you would like to extend your trip by one week, sign up to participate in Camp Thailand’s Elephant Freedom Project or Island Hopping Tour for an additional fee.

Your Impact

Volunteers on this program get to make a real, meaningful, and lasting difference in the lives of young Thai students while immersing themselves and experiencing Thai culture firsthand.

Location

Cha-Am Beach, Thailand
  • Where you will be volunteering
    Cha-Am Beach, Thailand

    Volunteers will be teaching English at classrooms.

  • Where you'll be staying
    Cha-Am Beach, Thailand

    Volunteers will either be staying in a room with 3-5 other volunteers or in a Dormitory-style room.

  • Nearest Airport
    Suvarnabhumi International Airport, Bang Phli, Samut Prakan, Thailand

Cost

3 Weeks

$1269 USD

What’s Included

  • Polo Shirt

  • All camp activities

  • Letter of appreciation and confirmation of volunteer hours

  • TEFL sessions at camp

  • 120-hour, internationally accredited TEFL/TESOL certification course online

  • Muay Thai boxing, pool and beach party, beach BBQ, Thai language and cooking class

  • Visit to an ethical Elephant conservation program

  • In-country transport

  • Free lunch while volunteering at schools

  • Airport pickup and drop-off

  • Welcome meal and buffet

  • Shared accommodation

  • 24/7 support

What’s Not Included

  • Optional excursions

  • DBS Criminal Background Check

  • Vaccinations

  • Personal expenses

  • Personal insurance

  • Flights

Project Start Dates

Projects last three weeks with intakes available each month.

Organization

The Camp (Thailand) Company Ltd., and English For Fun Company Ltd., (EFF) are Thai registered companies with joint Thai and Western staff. EFF operates under a school license approved by The Thai Ministry of Education. Over 3,000 volunteers have participated in our programs in the past three years and we have been bestowed with numerous awards from Mayors and Civic offices for the selfless and tireless efforts from our volunteers who truly make a lasting and meaningful difference in the lives of so many. What makes our volunteer program so unique is that you get to earn your internationally accredited TEFL/TESOL certification for FREE! After completing your volunteer program, we can offer a guaranteed job placement as a paid English Language instructor (TEFL/TESOL) in Thailand.