Teacher Training

Our Courses

The Montessori Method of Education is the foundation Montessori teacher training course for any individual wishing to teach or work with children aged between 2 and 1/2 and 6. This course fulfils the professional training requirements needed for employment as Montessori pre-school teachers. This programme is internationally accredited by the Open & Distance Learning Quality Council of U.K.

The MMI Group is committed to provide quality early childhood programmes and services to teachers, parents and any individual who may be interested to guide, facilitate and develop children.

It conducts the following Early Childhood course:

A. Diploma in the Montessori Method of Education (DMT)

i) This 14-months programme has been accredited by Open & Distance Learning Quality Council (ODLQC, UK) & endorsed by Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA) & Ministry of Higher Education (MOHE) to be equivalent to Certificate level (attached images of MQA & MOHE logo)
ii) After completion of Diploma with MMI, students can opt for the 420 hours of Teaching Practice and graduate with the International Diploma in Montessori Method of Education. The purpose of the Teaching Practice is to provide Diploma students a supervised teaching/learning experience and a period of observation, internalisation and further study, to bring together the Theory & Practice of Montessori education.


B. Certificate in Montessori Studies (CMT)

i) This 3-months programme prepares students to work as an Assistant Teacher in a pre-school setting
ii) After completion of Certificate, students can opt to continue in pursuing the Diploma. However, there won’t be an exemption on the subjects due to a much in-depth content for Diploma..