NEW COURSE: July/August 2023 – Registration now closed.
Date: July 31st, 2023 – August 11th, 2023.
Week One: Monday – Friday 9:00am – 4:30pm
Week Two: Monday – Saturday 9:00am – 4:30pm* (Material making days may be split into two separate groups depending on group size). Course will run on the Holiday Monday ( August 7th).
Cost: $1250.00 (includes: Application fee, tuition, materials)
Books sold separately.
This in person course takes place over 10 sessions for a total of 69 hours.
The Montessori Training Centre of British Columbia (MTCBC) works in affiliation with the Association Montessori Internationale. The courses offered must meet rigorous standards, in both content and teaching staff. The Certificate awarded by the MTCBC is in recognized by Montessori Schools both nationally and internationally. This certificate course qualifies the adult to apply for an ECEA certification with the BC ECE Registry.
AMI Orientation Certificate
British Columbia Early Childhood Educator Assistant (ECEA) Certificate
Applications for an (ECEA) Assistant Certificate are sent to the Early Childhood Educator Registry, Ministry of Education and Child Care.
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AMI Primary Director of Training:
Eduardo CuevasEduardo completed AMI Primary Training in 1973 in Mexico City. Besides having directed his own class in the school he founded, he has directed training courses in Puerto Rico, Spain, and the United States. He had been the Director of Training of the Primary Training Course at the MTCBC from 1999-2020. Mr. Cuevas has extensive experience as an AMI Consultant and Director of Parent Education Programs. He holds a Master’s degree in Primary Education from Loyola College, Baltimore, USA and is a past member of the AMI Board of Directors.
Montessori Children’s Community
4950 Heather Street
* This program does not require approval by the Private Training Institutions Branch (PTIB) of the Ministry of Advanced Education, Skills & Training. As such, PTIB did not review this program.