Sydney Montessori Training Centre (SMTC) enrolling now for 2020 AMI Diploma and Assistant courses!
AMI Montessori 6-12 Diploma
The AMI Montessori 6-12 Diploma course is run by AMI Trainer Rebecca Dallam and will commence in December, 2020. A prerequisite to the course is completion of the AMI Montessori Foundation Course, which is a 5-week full-time preparatory course run prior to the start of the 6-12 course.
- Block-mode (three Summer blocks and Two Seminars), commencing December 2020
AMI Montessori Foundation Course
The AMI Montessori Foundation Course consists of 150 hours of theoretical training at SMTC, plus an additional nine hours of observation of a 3-6 years environment. The course is a prerequisite for those without an AMI Montessori (3-6 years) Diploma, who wish to undertake the AMI Montessori (6-12 years) Diploma.
The Foundation Course may be may be undertaken by anyone interested in exploring Montessori education in the First Plane of Development.
- Commencing November 2020
AMI Montessori 6-12 Assistants Certificate
The AMI 6-12 Assistants Certificate course consists of 60 hours of theoretical training at SMTC, plus an additional nine hours of observation in a Primary class setting. The theoretical training is delivered full-time over a two week period.
- Sydney – part-time commencing 26th February, 2020. Hosted at the Sydney Montessori Training Centre
- Melbourne – full-time commencing 30th March, 2020. Hosted at Melbourne Montessori School
- Brisbane – full-time commencing 21st September, 2020
AMI Montessori 3-6 Diploma
The AMI Montessori 3-6 Diploma course is being delivered by trainer Amy Kirkham, and hosted at the Kalker Montessori Centre in Melbourne, commencing January 2020. The course, offered by block-mode/part-time, consists of at least 400 hours of classroom-based training, 140 hours of supervised practice and 170 hours of observation and teaching placements.
- Part-time, commencing January 2020 in Melbourne
AMI Montessori 3-6 Assistants Certificate
The AMI 3-6 Assistants Certificate course consists of 60 hours face-to-face theoretical training, plus an additional nine hours of observation. The course will be hosted at the Kalker Montessori Centre in Melbourne. Amy Kirkham is the Director of Training for this course.
- Part-time commencing 6th April, 2020 in Melbourne
AMI Montessori Assistants to Infancy (0-3) Certificate
The AMI Assistants to Infancy (0-3) Certificate course consists of 60 hours of theoretical training at SMTC, plus an additional nine hours of observation in a 0-3 class setting. The theoretical training is typically delivered part-time over Friday evenings and Saturdays on alternate weekends.
- Future course dates to be published soon
See the relevant course pages for further details: