AMI Montessori 6-12 Orientation Certificate

AMI Montessori 6-12 Orientation Certificate


Course Description

The Association Montessori Internationale 6-12 Orientation Certificate course is designed to give an overview of the 6-12 child and a clear understanding of Montessori philosophy regarding children of this age. This course is suitable for any adult who wants to better understand the Montessori method for 6-12 year old children, including parents, grandparents and carers; teachers, student teachers, specialist teachers and classroom assistants; school administrators.


AMI Montessori 6-12 Orientation Certificate
Qualification Authorising Body
The Certificate is awarded by the Association Montessori Internationale and does not form part of the Australian Qualifications Framework.
AMI is a worldwide leader in Montessori education. Its certified training is acknowledged for its rigour and authenticity and the Certificate is internationally recognised.
The Certificate does not automatically qualify the holder to educate as a teacher’s aide or assistant in other educational settings. The state or country in which the Certificate holder wishes to work may have other requirements that must be fulfilled.
  • Rebecca Dallam
Delivery Mode
The course components include lecture, reading and discussion and practical activities for a total of 60 hours. There are nine additional hours of observation, and students must submit an observation report, three short papers and handmade materials during the course.

In the current Covid-19 Pandemic and the challenges this brings we are planning to be able to deliver this course in a blended learning format with the approval of AMI.


Dates and time

The proposed dates and times are listed below.  Please feel free to send in an expression of interest for this course.


Monday 6th July to Friday 10th July: 1:00pm to 4:15pm
Monday 13th July to Friday 17th July: 1:00pm to 4:15pm


Melbourne: Monday 7th September to Friday 11th September: 9:00am to 4:30pm

Brisbane: Monday 14th September 18th September: 9:00am to 4:30pm


Face-to-face learning location
  • Melbourne: Melbourne Montessori School – 6 Roselea St, Caufield South, VIC 3162
  • Brisbane: Brisbane Montessori School – 12 Mactier St, Fig Tree Pocket, QLD 4069


Entry Requirement


Course outline and completion requirements


Course Fees
$1,300 (Excluding Materials and books)