AMI training centres are located around the world. These centres offer AMI diploma and certificate courses that are recognised internationally for their quality and authenticity. Each year, thousands of teachers and classroom assistants are trained worldwide.

The courses offered by AMI prepare adults at the following levels:


Diploma Courses

  • Assistants to Infancy (0-3)
  • Primary/Casa dei Bambini/Children’s House (3-6)
  • First Plane (0-6)
  • Elementary (6-12)
  • Adolescent (12-18) (12-15 is Montessori Secondary; after 15 is Montessori High School)

Certificate Courses

  • Core Knowledge
  • Dementia and Ageing
  • Inclusive Education
  • Montessori Administrator
  • Montessori Classroom Assistant
  • Montessori Sports Coach

All training centres are staffed by highly qualified AMI teacher trainers supported by a pedagogical team of experienced advisors to ensure that the objectives of Maria Montessori’s pedagogical principles are upheld. Diploma Courses are examined by external examiners appointed by AMI, who serve to maintain the high standard and integrity of AMI course programmes.

As well as serving their local community, some AMI training centres hold courses at satellite locations.

Explore AMI Training Courses here.