Make an application

If you are interested in training with the Maria Montessori Institute and want to find out more about the courses we offer, we recommend that you register for one of our Training Information Sessions.

You can apply to train with us by creating a My Montessori login and using the online application forms in the My Training section.

You will need to support your Diploma Course application with the following documents:

  • Two Reference Request Forms (click to download and fill in) completed, and saved as a .pdf attachment to your application. Your referees must have known you either in a professional or academic capacity for at least two years.
  • Copy of your highest level education certificate which must be a minimum of A Levels or equivalent, scanned and saved as a .pdf attachment to your application
  • Your personal statement, which should include: Why you want to do the course; the personal and academic qualities that make you suitable for the course; any personal or academic challenges that may affect your performance on the course and your plans for the future, as a .pdf file attached as a separate document.
  • A Police Clearance form to work with children. For information about applying for a police clearance in your country click here.
  • A Fitness to Teach Declaration of Health Form (click to download and fill in) completed, and saved as a .pdf attachment to your application.
  • All documents attached to your application must be in English or provide an official English translation with the scanned copy of the original document.

Once we have received your full application, we will get in touch to confirm the next steps.
If your application meets our criteria, you may be invited to attend an interview which may be held in person, by telephone or by video conference.

Please note, for Diploma courses a non refundable application fee of £280 will also be required.
Payment can be made online. Please view our full course terms and conditions

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