Welcome to Navadisha

Orientation to
3-6 Certificate Course

December 4 – 22, 2023

AMI Montessori Courses
to train adults to assist
children at TWO AGE LEVELS.

Upcoming Courses

Diploma Courses

The diploma courses train teachers to guide children of different ages in Montessori classrooms. The Primary Diploma Course is for the 3 to 6 age range, and the Elementary Diploma Course is for 6 to 12 age range.

3-6 Diploma Course 2024

August 19, 2024 - April 12, 2025

The AMI Montessori 3-6 Diploma Course is an intensive full time programme designed to help students study closely the theory and practice of the Montessori approach to education.

Certificate Courses

AMI certificate courses are short term courses designed to offer a close study of the principles of the Montessori approach to anyone interested in understanding the developmental needs of children.

The Montessori Orientation to 3-6 course is an intensive full time programme designed to help interested adults to understand the development of children. It opens the way for adults to assist the child’s development both at home and in school.

Refresher Courses

Only for AMI diploma holders, these short courses are offered to enable trained adults to continue to broaden and deepen their understanding of Montessori concepts.


Navadisha Montessori Foundation was established to meet the growing need for Montessori training in Chennai. Our mission is to offer training of a high standard, helping graduates integrate theory and practice.


The Association Montessori Internationale (AMI) is a leading world authority in Montessori education and child development studies. Headquartered in Amsterdam, AMI directs the work of AMI Montessori Training…

Upcoming Events

Open Meeting – December 15, 2023

December 15 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

At Navadisha we offer AMI diploma and certificate courses. They are each unique, in content, in duration and in the qualifications they provide. Enrolling for any AMI Montessori course is a big commitment of time and effort.


Keep in touch by registering your contact details and be supported by volunteering. To provide you with career opportunities we list the jobs with the schools that contact us asking for teachers. These will be displayed for three months or until the school informs us that the position has been filled.


Why Montessori?

Universally, the most common method of education in the world seems to be the transfer of knowledge from teacher to student.