Seu TESOL Training Centre

Seu TESOL Training Centre in Chiang Mai is sponsored and financed by a major private Thai school, motivated to improve their English teaching quality. We have partnered with Language Training Institute (LTi), the first organisation to develop an Australian Government accredited Certificate IV in TESOL. Seu TESOL is working directly with LTi to arrange for the delivery of the Courses in Chiang Mai. Students will be directly enrolled with LTi and Seu TESOL will facilitate this process. LTi is responsible for the delivery of the Course and the issuing of Certificates which state that the Course is recognised by the Australian Government education authorities.

Language Training Institute (LTi)

Our overseas partner, LTi is a Registered Training Organisation - endorsed by the Australian Government; It is a non-profit organization - student fees go straight back into developing better courses and resources, as well as providing national and international education opportunities. LTi has been responsible for delivering training across Australia, China, Japan, Malaysia, Korea, Iran, Singapore, Vietnam plus distance students in various countries around the world.

Our Team

Dr.Tawan Suekrasae


  Tawan earned a degree in Doctor of Philosophy in Educational Leadership and Human Resource Development.

  Currently, he holds the position of Deputy Executive Director and manager of a private school in Chiang Mai, which is owned by his family. The school has over 2,500 students and offers education to the kids from early years to high school level (grade 12) since 1990.

  Apart, he is holding several important roles as a committee member and expert in the education and social domain.

Siwaphat Phanpatcharanan (Nat)

Seu TESOL - General Manager

  Nat was born and raised in Chiang Mai where she graduated with a degree in Tourism and Hotel Management. She then went living abroad for 12 years, working for several luxury hotels and cruise lines in Hungary, Italy, and Germany.

  After her return to Thailand, she worked for a volunteer placement organization, in charge of coordinating the foreign volunteers, for several years. She is an engaged language teacher working for many educational institutions in Chiang Mai as well as in the digital world by providing Thai lessons to foreigners across the world via the internet. At the same time, she was active in the education business, especially in TESOL/TEFL programs.

Zainal Ali

Seu TESOL - Trainer

  Zainal has a bachelors and a masters degrees from Griffith university in Brisbane, Australia.He has been teaching English since 2004 and is experienced in teaching General and Academic English, exam preparation classes ( IELTs, Cambridge First and Advanced Certificate ),English for Specific Purposes including Business English.

  He has taught at a top twenty rated university in China and language schools in Japan and Thailand. He also taught in language schools in Brisbane for seven years and in early 2017 took up a position as an Academic English instructor at the Queensland University of Technology in Brisbane and is currently employed there.

  Zainal has travelled extensively and taught students from over 40 countries making him an expert on cross cultural teaching and affairs. He is very familiar with Chiang Mai having done some volunteer teaching here over the past few years.

Suthathip Suekrasae (Thip)

Seu TESOL - Office Manager

  As our office manager, Thip is responsible for providing efficient and effective support for the infrastructure of the school. She ensures that our training center is functional, well-organized and always ready to provide an optimal learning environment for our students. Thip’s last work experience was managing the parent relations of students from the Thepbodint School, Chiang Mai.

  Since Thip is a passionate cook, she might well provide staff and students with some delicious surprises once in a while, if we are nice to her.

Panjarat Manosakhon (Fim)

Seu TESOL - Student-Liaison & Administration Officer

  With excellent language and customer service skills, Fim joins the Seu TESOL team and in the role of our Student-Liaison & Administration Officer. She has a degree in Business English and received several outstanding academic student awards while she was studying at the University. By having an internship at Chiang Mai immigration office, she gained experience in explaining and giving advice in the visa situation for foreigners wishing to extend their visa in the Kingdom of Thailand.

  Fim is the first person you will meet at our training center. She will be around and is the key contact for our students if any issues arise.

Roland Marcel Jeannet

Advisor in residence
Global Strategy, Brand & Marketing Coaching

  Roland has 35 years of global marketing and general management experience. Lived as a citizen of the world, he studied and worked on several continents from Europe to the United States, the Middle, and the Far East.

  Over the last 15 years, he engaged as an independent coach and consultant with a focus in the field of consumer insight, marketing strategy brand positioning, marketing communication process management in a range of internationally active companies.