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AMI Montessori (3-6) Orientation Course


This AMI Montessori (3-6) Orientation Course helps interested adults become able assistants in a Montessori Children's House. Furthermore, the program serves as an invaluable information course for  educators, schools owners / managers and parents.

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Course units

  • Introduction to Montessori

  • The Role of the Directress

  • The Role of the Assistant

  • Overview of the Planes of Development

  • The Child’s Mind from 0-6 Years

  • Order

  • Movement 0-6

  • Language

  • Independence

  • Prepared Environment

  • Freedom and Discipline

  • Social Development

  • Observation

  • Music and Art

  • Maintaining the Environment

  • Material Making Techniques


60 hours plus 9 additional hours of observations. Specific instruction how to observe will be given during the course. 


This international certificate qualifies the student to work as an AMI Classroom assistant anywhere around the world. It is also a useful stepping-stone to the AMI Montessori Diploma and is invaluable for parents. The Certificate is awarded to students who have satisfied the 90% attendance requirements and have completed coursework to the required standard. 

Required Documents

  • Filled Application ( download here )

  • A recent photograph

  • A copy of your highest educational certificate

  • A copy or your ID ( Passport or Egyptian ID )

  • Proof of Payment  ( We will send you our bank details after you fill the online form

Required Readings

You will need to get or borrow the following books either as hard copy or online.

Photo Gallery of our previous AMI Assistants Courses in Cairo

Our previous AMI 3-6 Orientation Course Trainer
Nathalie Justine

AMI Primary (3-6) Trainer

Nathalie Justine is an AMI trainer at the Primary level (3-6). She has many years of experience with children in Montessori environments in different countries (France, USA, Canada, and in Ecuador where she worked with underprivileged children for 4 years). She has trained students for 10 years at the Montessori Training center in Paris on different formats (academic and summer courses). The last few years, she has lectured on AMI courses around the world (in Europe, Asia, North Africa, South America), and examined in several international Training centers. She also does supervision for schools.  

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