Training Programs
  • Mandatory Training Requirement
  • Online Pre-Orientation
  • Main On-site Orientaton
  • Mid-Semester On-site Orientation
  • Online In-Service Training


  • To help new incoming EPIK teachers understand the Korean educational system and teaching methodology
  • To help new incoming EPIK teachers understand Korean culture and language
  • To help teachers examine their teaching strategies or methodologies
  • To help teachers deepen their understanding of the Korean school and English education curriculum

Duration : 5 days
Training Hours : 30 hours

Eligibility : All new incoming EPIK teachers who have received their Contract and the Notice of Appointment, and/or teachers who are required to attend their MOEs/POEs.

Requirements : All teachers who received a contract for a late-intake position are required to attend the additional orientation.


Day Title
1 Registration
Opening Ceremony
EPIK Life & School Culture
Class Meeting
EPIK Consultation
2 Lesson Planning
Storytelling & Reader's Theater
Making English More Comprehensible
Classroom Management
3 Medical Check-up
Learning Taekwondo
Lesson Observation
Lesson Demo Preparation
Sexual harassment Awareness & Prevention Education
Korean Culture
4 Lesson Demonstration & Feedback
Field Trip : Culture Experience
5 Meeting With MOE/POE Supervisors
Closing Ceremony
Departure to Each POE/MOE