Born in Mauritius, Mr. Ziyaad was exposed to a multitude of languages from an early age and is fluent in English, French and Creole. After high school, he moved to Canada for further education and completed a BSc. He then obtained a certificate in Arabic Language from Al-imam University in Riyadh while teaching ESL there and is currently learning Spanish!
Ziyaad completed his Bachelor degree in 2006,in Ontario, Canada. In 2010, he obtained a TESL Diploma (Teaching English as Second Language) from International House, Toronto. He has taught French at L'ecole des Langues de L'estrie in St Catharines and was an English Languageinstructor at King Saud University Preparatory Year in Riyadh, KSA from October 2010 to July 2016. With 9+ years of experience, Ziyaad is a TESL Canada Professional Standard One Permanent Certified instructor.
Additionally, he was a Teacher Trainer and has delivered many workshops on Student Culture, Classroom Management and Education Technology, and he was also a mentor for new teaching staff. Ziyaad worked briefly with the Quality team as lesson observer for Professional Development at KSU PY. Currently, Ziyaad is an ESL College Instructor in Ontario, Canada