AMI 3-6 Orientation

PT. Montessori ERDKINDER Bali is committed to providing ONLINE AMI-Montessori Orientation Courses as part of efforts to establish access to Montessori education for adults in Indonesia, neighboring countries, and from all around the Globe.

We are excited, to announce together with the Trainer Ms. Diwo Lhamo Pemba the very first AMI Course in the whole of Indonesia! AMI is ready to come to the Indonesian people!

“What is AMI ?”

Association Montessori Internationale (AMI) was founded by Dr. Maria Montessori in 1929.

Its mission is to support the natural development of human beings from birth to maturity, enabling children to become the transforming elements of society, leading to a harmonious and peaceful world.

AMI is recognized internationally as an authoritative voice regarding the unique nature of childhood, natural human development, and the rights of the child.

Course Description

Introduction to the course

The Association Montessori Internationale (AMI) 3-6 Orientation Certificate course is designed to give an overview of the 3-6 child and a clear understanding of Montessori philosophy regarding children of this age. This course is intended for parents, caregivers, education/child development academics, and adults who want to work as assistants in a Montessori classroom. Everyone is welcome!

Combination online and offline

60 hours (25 h synchronous & 35 h asynchronous)

Guidance of AMI trainer Ms. Diwo Lhamo Pemba

Certificate awarded by Association Montessori Internationale (AMI)

Price : 350 USD

Get a special offer for an early bird payment of 300 USD (valid until 31st August)

In this course, you will:

Gain a comprehensive grasp of the Montessori philosophy and methods for ages 3-6

Learn to recognize and support each child's unique learning needs and pace

Understand the stages of early childhood development and tailor instruction accordingly

And much more!

Become a Certified

Our upcoming AMI 3-6 Orientation Courses:

💁 AMI Trainer: Ms. Diwo Lhamo Pemba

📅 September 02 - November 01, 2024

AMI 3-6 Orientation Course with Lhamo Pemba consist of 10 topics. The course will be delivered through zoom and google classroom. The zoom (online) course will take 2,5 hours/session every Wednesday evening. Please have a look into the details schedule below.

🧺 Price : 350 USD

Get a special offer for an early bird payment of 300 USD (valid until 31st August)

General information and content

Who is the course suitable for?

  • Montessori assistants wanting to deepen their knowledge and skills
  • Parents (and other family members)
  • Professinals working with children (teachers, carers, nannies, social workers..)
  • Anyone interested in Montessori (all adults interested in child development or considering a career in Montessori)

Learning outcomes and benefits

Participants of this course will gain knowledge of Montessori's understanding of development of independence and acquire the ability to support the development of the children in the classroom.

All participants of the course will have the opportunity to learn from a very experienced AMI Trainer Diwo Lhamo Pemba, study alongside colleagues from all over the world, engage in lively discussions, share their experience with others as well as gain new perspective themselves. All successful course graduates also receive worldwide recognized international certificate from Association Montessori International (AMI). 

Course Content

60 hours

3 essays

9 hours

Observation Notes

of live online lectures and guidance of our AMI trainer, self-study, reading and essay writing

on given topics by the trainer
of obligatory observation
Submitting your notes from observation

What is AMI certification?

Association Montessori International (AMI) is a worldwide leading authority on Montessori education. Maria Montessori founded the association herself to further her work and AMI certified courses are hence known for their high quality and integrity with Montessori's work. They are respected and acknowledged worldwide and some schools accept teachers only with AMI certified education.  Montessori Institute Prague is the only AMI certified training center in the Czech Republic. 

What certificate will I receive?

Participants who successfully complete the requirements for certification will earn the worldwide recognized AMI 3-6 Orientation Course Certificate.

Course Outline and Completion Requirement

  • Maintain a minimum 90% attendance for the online session (your camera must be on and you need to be visible to the trainer to qualify as being in attendance); 
  • Complete nine (9) hours of observation of children aged 3 to 6 years;
  • Complete an observation report (due by October 29, 2024)

Complete three (3) short 500-word papers

       1. Human Tendencies due October 7, 2024

       2. Absorbent Mind due October 10, 2024

       3. Sensitive Periods due October 14, 2024

Prepare material-making

       1. Apron for Child

       2. Anthology: A collection of a minimum of 12 

           songs, poems, and rhymes.

       3. Two Art/Craft Expressions involving Recycling

           materials (Due by October 21, 2024)

Recommended Literature

The recommended books for the Orientation Course are as follows:

📖 The Absorbent Mind

📖 The Child in the Family

📖 Education for a New World

📖 The Secret of Childhood

The author of these books is Dr. Maria Montessori. The books may be purchased at selected bookstores or the Foundation for Montessori Education.


Live sessions on Zoom

in form of LECTURES with occasional discussions and work in small groups. Taking notes is highly recommended.

Google Classroom

is used for all communication assignment submission. It is very user-friendly and helps us stay structured.

Technical support

is available before, during and after the course.

The whole course is given in English and directly translated into Bahasa Indonesia.

Meet your AMI trainer!

Ms. Diwo Lhamo Pemba is an AMI Primary Trainer, born in Bhutan and now residing in the USA. She received her Primary Diploma from the Maria Montessori Training Center in London UK and her Assistants to Infancy Diploma from the Montessori Institute of Denver, Colorado, USA. Lhamo has been involved in the field of education for over 30 years. She has conducted the first-ever. AMI Montessori Diploma and Certificate Courses in Morocco, Egypt, Vietnam, and Mongolia. She has conducted several Certificate and Diploma Courses in the USA, Africa, and Asia. Lhamo is also the author of Tibetan Proverbs, a bilingual book in English and Tibetan.

Register & study in 2024

Our upcoming AMI 3-6 Orientation Courses:

💁 AMI Trainer: Ms. Diwo Lhamo Pemba

📅 September 02 - November 01, 2024

AMI 3-6 Orientation Course with Lhamo Pemba consist of 10 topics. The course will be delivered through zoom and google classroom. The zoom (online) course will take 2,5 hours/session every Wednesday evening. Please have a look into the details schedule below.

🧺 Price : 350 USD

Get a special offer for an early bird payment of 300 USD (valid until 31st August)

Frequently Asked Questions

We kindly ask you to check the quality of your internet connection in advance. Ideally, use cable connection. Good internet connection is a prerequisite for taking the course. If you have a one-time sudden fluctuation of your signal, leave the Zoom meeting and come back. If your connection problems are repeating, you will be asked to leave the course. There is a 90% attendance requirement, which is valid for all the participants. Those who cannot attend 90% of the course are not eligible to receive the certificate.
The 90% attendance means that you must be present at minimum 90% of the course with your camera ON. This is a requirement of the course. We need to see that you are present at all times. You must attend Day 1 of the course. Missing Day 1 of the course will result in termination of your studies in the course.
The course is scheduled in Bali is in WITA time zone; Central Indonesia. In case you are located in a different time zone, please carefully check the time difference and make an informed decision if the course time fits you. We will be happy if you join us wherever you are, but it is your responsibility to be present during all times of the course.
The price of the course 350 USD. Get a special offer for an early bird payment of 300 USD (valid until 31st August). No other discounts apply to this course.
The course is broadcasted live on ZOOM. It is necessary to download Zoom application to your computer in order to join the course. There will be lectures, discussions, practice sessions, and group work done in Breakout Rooms. Students will receive technical support before the course to learn how to use Zoom effectively.
The course uses a Learning Platform called Google Classroom. Instruction how to log into Google Classroom and how to use it will be given to students prior to the start of the course.
Once you have read all the course information and understood the requirements and conditions, you can fill in your application, and make the payment through bank transfer (we will send the invoice)

Reach Us

  • +62 821 4782 3913

  • Diese E-Mail-Adresse ist vor Spambots geschützt! Zur Anzeige muss JavaScript eingeschaltet sein.


Subak Kana, Banjar Panglan, Pejeng
Kec. Tampaksiring, Kabupaten Gianyar
Bali 80552

©️ Sekolah Montessori Erdkinder Bali school 2023

Opening Hours

  • Monday - Friday

    8 am - 3 pm

  • Our programs can vary from the opening hours

  • Saturday - Sunday