The Montessori Teachers Training Course is the foundation course for any individual wishing to teach or work with children aged between two and half and six years old. This course fulfills the professional training requirements needed for employment as Montessori pre-school teachers.

This Montessori Teachers Training program is in line with Bal Utsav’s vision of a comprehensive strategy that includes attracting good individuals to take up careers in teaching, giving them the requisite teaching skills, developing refresher programs for existing teachers, and recognising & rewarding excellent teachers will make a significant change in the right direction to guide future generations.

Every single Course in Teacher Training at Bal Utsav has been recognised by the IAO, an international quality assurance agency, working to improve educational standards all over the world.

Admissions for the course is accepted on a ‘first come, first serve’ basis. We have only 10 Seats available. You may register and book your seat by using our secured online payment gateway. The course fees for Resident Indians is Rs 30,000.00/- with an early bird discount available until Saturday 6th August 2016. The fee includes eight phases of the course ware, tutorial support, marking and certification. The course materials will be given to you after receipt of payment.

 

Next Batch of Montessori Teachers Training

The next batch of Certified International Montessori Teachers Training Course will start on Monday, 22 August 2016.. The course duration is from Monday, 22 August 2016 to Saturday, 1st October 2016. Please fill up the following inquiry form to submit your inquiries. You can also contact our inquiry desk at +91 9900 279433

Montessori Teachers Training Course Enrolment Form

The Course Fee for Resident Indians – Rs 30,000.00/-

The fee includes eight Phases of the course ware, tutorial support, marking and certification. The course materials will be given to you after receipt of payment. Once the application is approved, the course fee is non-refundable.

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International Montessori Teachers Training Course Details

Course Timings and Duration

Timings: 0900 to 1500 (Monday to Saturday for 6 Weeks)

Course Venue

Bal Utsav,
℅ CEFI Studio
# 785, 2nd cross, Ayappa Layout,
Munnekolalu, Marathahalli,
Bangalore 560037, KA
India

Desired Competency

School Final Certificate (Graduates preferred) above 18 years of age, proficiency in spoken and written English.

The International Montessori Teachers Training Course program offers a comprehensive, regular class room (6 Weeks) course in Montessori Teacher Training for those wishing to work with, or be in charge of Montessori house of children in the age-group of 0 to 6 years. Under Graduates are awarded a Montessori Teaching Diploma for the Preschool level. This is followed by classes once a month for 10 months and on successful completion of the course the participants will be awarded a Certificate/Diploma

Participants are required to attend the Institute all working days of the week from 09.00 am to 3.00 pm. Our esteemed faculty will guide you through practicals, theory and the philosophy of Maria Montessori and child psychology. There will also be inputs in the form of guest lectures, supervised practice, material making, observation of children in the Montessori house and teaching practice. This Twelve-month course will start Monday, 22 August 2016..

Participants who work with Charities or Non Profits as Volunteers/Teachers
This is an ideal course for teachers working in NGO’s, Low cost private Schools, and those volunteering with charities and would like to get a hold on the principles of pedagogy and understanding how children learn.Also a great option for Non profits who are willing to upskill their teaching staff to obtain better learning outcomes in their schools/learning centres.

Participants wishing to start their own Montessori School:
The course includes a lesson on setting up a Montessori classroom or a Montessori School. Our team will give advice to any participants who have successfully completed the course and who wish to start their own Montessori /pre-school. We can advise on the location of premises/teachers/ equipment, enrolling new pupils, etc.
Participants wishing to start Career as Montessori Teacher:
This is an ideal course for participants who are interested in Montessori Teaching. The course material is designed to understand and implement the technology of Montessori. As there is a large demand for trained Montessori in India and abroad participants can make a very good career.

Teachers:
This course is recommended to all experienced teachers of young children who wish to gain insight into the best way to individualise their teaching curriculum, so that children of mixed abilities may work at their own pace. Teachers should consider this course as an up-gradation, and could implement the Montessori methodology in conventional schools.

Parents:
This course helps parents understand the natural laws of growth and self construction in a child. Thus as a parent, you can help the child to grow to his/her utmost potential , and not unwittingly hamper the path of nature and create unintended deviations in your child.

For those who want to work with children:
This course is highly recommended for young people interested in helping small children. It is also of great value for future parenthood. Our participants work for a teaching diploma examination and at the same time, they are helped to attain a higher standard of education themselves with the help of written and practical work. On completion of the course, one could find suitable jobs in Montessori environments.

People working with differently abled children:
The course covers in detail the needs of the differently abled child. The entire course will benefit immensely anyone wishing to teach differently abled children and will enable such children to be integrated into the classrooms in preparation for life in the community.

Most of the participants who graduate from Bal Utsav’ International Montessori Teachers Training Program find immediate employment, on their own, either in the Montessori Houses where they intern or in the schools that Bal Utsa establishes and operate.

The demand for Montessori trained teachers is large and even ordinary schools prefer to take Montessori qualified teachers for their pre-school division. The team at Bal Utsav, will assists participants in finding suitable employment around the globe. Interested candidates may register their name for placements in India.

In some exceptional cases, we have had participants with lesser qualifications admitted to the course and successfully completing the program. Participants without the minimum qualifications may be accepted, subject to their being able to demonstrate that they could cope successfully with the work.

In designing this course, the team has broken down the training into 8 Phases, which are further divided into Modules and Practise Teaching which is aimed at giving you the participants and understanding of the Montessori Method and an insight into the applications of the Montessori Tools.

The following Topics are Taught as a part of the International Montessori Teachers Training Program:

  • The Life and Work of Dr Maria Montessori
  • The Montessori System of Education
  • The Discovery of the Child
  • Comparison of Montessori Schools with Ordinary Schools
  • To Learn From The Child
  • Introduction to Child Psycholog
  • Natural Laws of Development
  • Characteristics of Child Development
  • Periods of Child Development
  • Sensitive Periods
  • The Directress
  • The Prepared Environment
  • Montessori Materials and Tools
  • Importance of Movements in Child Development
  • Behavioural Tendencies
  • Common Deviations
  • Normalisation
  • Exercises of Practical Life
  • Sensorial Activities
  • Mathematics
  • Language
  • Education Sans Tears
  • Education As An Aid To Life
  • The Task of the Child
  • Silence Independence and Freedom
  • Human Excellence and Montessori Education
 
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