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Welcome to ACMS

About ACMS
The Australian Centre for Montessori Studies (ACMS) is a national organisation committed to providing quality training to the Montessori teaching community, and to those interested in becoming qualified in the Montessori method. Read more.

Montessori Educators
Montessori educators, whether they be a Montessori teacher or a Montessori assistant, work to support the child in his or her process of self-development. “To aid life…that is the basic task of the educator.” Dr Maria Montessori, The Absorbent Mind. Read more.

Montessori Programmes
Montessori educational programmes are offered for children from birth to eighteen years. From the age of 3 years, the children participate in mixed age groups spanning 3 years. Read more.

Montessori Qualifications
There are basically two components to teaching qualifications within Montessori, one being what is mandated by the government and the other being the Montessori pedagogical training required by a Montessori school or centre. Read more.

ACMS COURSE SCHEDULE

Which course is suitable for me?

1. Select the course level:
Diploma full course to become a Montessori teacher
Certificate short course for Montessori assistants or parents

2. Select the age range of the children you are interested in supporting:
0-3 years - Infants Course
3-6 years - Early Childhood Course
6-12 years - Primary Course

Upcoming

AMI Montessori Diploma 3-6

AMI Montessori Assistants Certificate 3-6

AMI Assistants Certificate 6-12

Underway

AMI Montessori Diploma 0-3

AMI Montessori Diploma 6-12

Other AMI training centres in Australia

Quick Downloads and Links

Course Application Form
Download the application form for all ACMS courses.
PDF icon ACMSApplicationForm.pdf
Video Montessori Education
Video showing Montessori 0-3, 3-6 and 6-12 environments.

Watch Video