International Teaching Diploma in Early Childhood Care, Pre & Primary, Montessori, Nursery and Special Education Needs (SEN) (4 months)

International Teaching Diploma (ITD) is an in-class Teacher’s Training Diploma program tailor-made by Asian College of Teachers (ACT) for all teaching aspirants looking for an international in-class teacher training course which will enable them to get employed in Primary, Montessori and Nursery schools across the globe.

International Teaching Diploma in Early Childhood Care, Pre & Primary, Montessori, Nursery and Special Education Needs (SEN) (4 months)

International Teaching Diploma (ITD) is an in-class Teacher’s Training Diploma program tailor-made by Asian College of Teachers (ACT) for all teaching aspirants looking for an international in-class teacher training course which will enable them to get employed in Primary, Montessori and Nursery schools across the globe. The course focuses on instilling the latest teaching skills and knowledge in the aspirants that are learner-centric and are accepted in today’s global classrooms accommodating Young Learners. The teachers will be able to bring the very best of modern international teaching in a fun-filled classroom. Moreover, the aspirants can choose from 3 different duration: 3 weeks, 4 months and 12 months and can be availed by both new and working teachers. ITD courses are embedded with Cambridge TKT (Teaching Knowledge Test) Examination which is a vital component of the International Teaching Diploma (ITD) course. Candidates enrolling in ITD course will get the opportunity to appear for the TKT exam which will give a much needed boost to their teaching career.

  • In class teachers training program - International Teaching Diploma Course
  • Explore Job Opportunities Worldwide
  • Comprehensive Training for Kg To Primary Classes
  • Montessori, Nursery & Primary Teaching Skills
  • 21st Century Teaching & Learning Techniques
  • Activity Based Learning & Teaching Practice Sessions
  • Internationally recognised Certification by ACT
  • Option to receive separate TQUK certificate
  • Cambridge TKT will strengthen your Teaching Career
  • 4 months course also available in Mumbai
  • Candidates get the opportunity to attend compulsory 20 hours of Teaching Practicum

International Teaching Diploma (ITD) is a Diploma program which is of 4 months duration equips the prospective teachers with the vital skills and techniques of teaching students till the primary level. The course is designed with a goal to provide the candidates with the much needed exposure and expertise to become a sought-after educator in the global teaching arena.

Days: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday

Slots: - 9.30 AM to 3.30 PM
Dates: 15th October to 28th December (4 months Program)

  • 10+2 is the minimum entry requirement
  • Both aspiring as well as experienced teachers are eligible to apply

The minimum eligibility for enrolling in International Teaching Diploma is 10 + 2. Aspiring as well as experienced teachers who desire to gain relevant competencies in pre and primary, Montessori and Nursery teaching arena or upgrade their teaching skills to excel in their chosen area on a global platform are encouraged to take the course. Teachers aiming to teach in Montessori, Nursery and Pre and Primary sections including Special Education Needs learners need to be creative and flexible and put emphasis on optimum child development. They need to design various activities which are learner oriented and show enthusiasm with the learners comprising of 2-12 years of age. This course will acquaint them all the relevant skills.

  • Course fee for 4 months ITD program for Mumbai is 50,000/- INR

The ITD 4 months course in Mumbai comprises with weekly classes for a reasonable fee of 50,000/- INR (inclusive of 18% GST). The specialized course instils student oriented teaching methods and activities to lead the global pre and primary classrooms.

*Inclusive of 18% GST

International Teaching Diploma


1) Principles of early childhood education:

  • Understanding child and childhood
  • Characteristics of young learner
  • Child psychology
  • Early childhood curriculum
  • Programme Planning

2) Development of primary education

  • Principles of educations

3) Educational Psychology – Theories of learning

  • Behaviorism
  • Constructivism
  • Conditioning
  • Insight
  • Cognitivism
  • Connectionism
  • Field theory

4) Pedagogical approaches

  • Dr. Maria Montessori – principles of Montessori Method
  • Frederich Frobel – Kindergarten method
  • Frederich Frobel – Kindergarten method
  • Exercises of practical life – EPL
  • Sensorial activities
  • Language development through story telling

5) Health, Nutrition and Safety
6) Activities for Young Learner
7) Project based learning and related craft ideas

  • a) Types of learners and related activities based on theories of early childhood education
  • b) Preparing worksheets as a learning tool
  • c) Importance and types of play

9) Development of Number concepts – numeracy
10) Development of language and literacy
11) Development of five senses and environment
12) Monitoring and assessment of learning process
13) Strategies for differentiated learning
14) Classroom and disaster management
15) Lesson planning and instructional strategies
16) Resource management for developing teaching aids
17) Teacher or Facilitator : Reflective practice
18) Contemporary Classrooms

  • Thematic Learning
  • Digital Learning

19) Child, parent and school
20) Understanding Learning Disabilities
21) Identifying Students with LDs
22) Learning the Right Teaching Strategies
23) Helping Students with Reading Comprehension Problems
24) Helping Students with Math Reasoning and Calculation Problems
25) Understanding Students with ADHD
26) ADHD and Activity Level
27) The Emotional Impact of ADHD
28) Classroom Beliefs and Rules
29) Understand the Common Characteristics of HFA/AS
30) DOWN Syndrome.

Pursuing an ITD program from Mumbai will certainly turn out to be memorable for you Mumbai where thousands migrate in search of better opportunities.

Mumbai - Seven islands together form the city of Mumbai, 'the city that never sleeps'. Located on the western coast of India, Mumbai, previously known as Bombay, is also the commercial capital of India. Mumbai experiences warm and humid climate that encourages flourish of trade and business along with an ever increasing population of around 10 million and still counting, Mumbai is the city that accommodates people from all regions, cultures, languages and backgrounds, who come here in search of better job opportunities and prospect in their lives. A cosmopolitan city in every sense, Mumbai is a city that seems to be always on the go, and is considered to be one of the safest cities in the world, where each one is busy with their own lives. Mumbai’s ‘Bollywood’ film industry, too, draws thousands of youth every year who dream of being a part of the industry. It provides great tourism opportunities. Much of Mumbai’s flourishing trade and commerce takes place through the sea routes as well as through international airport, known as Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport.

Enrol in International Teaching Diploma (ITD) with us in any of the locations mentioned below:

Bangalore – One of the most progressive cities in India and known as the ‘Garden City’, enrol in ACT’s ITD program in Bangalore to learn the 21st century modern pre and primary teaching methodologies.

Delhi - Capital of India and with one of the richest historical background, enrolling in an ITD program here in Delhi will also give you the opportunity to unravel the historically rich city.

Kolkata – ‘The cultural capital of India’, enrolling in an ITD program in Kolkata will give you the opportunity to experience the city and its culture, along with the magnificent monuments built during the British Raj.

Kochi - Kochi also known as Cochin is a perfect destination for ITD course. With its scenic backwaters, quaint churches and old forts, enrolling for ITD here will remain as a memorable experience for you.

Hyderabad - A princely state during the British Raj, and now the capital of Telengana, Hyderabad will fascinate you with its palaces, monuments as well as with its modern development.

  • Candidates receive globally recognised certification by Asian College of Teachers (ACT)
  • ACT's teacher training courses are endorsed by the prestigious Training Qualifications, UK
  • Option to receive certification from Training Qualifications UK (TQUK) at an additional cost
  • Candidates taking Cambridge TKT Exam will get a prestigious Certificate from Cambridge

The candidates will be awarded a globally recognized certificate from Asian College of Teachers (ACT), helping them in developing a truly global career. Candidates also have the option of receiving certificate from Training Qualifications UK (TQUK) on successful completion of the International Teaching Diploma (ITD) program, which is based on their performance in the course as well as after meeting TQUK’s Eligibility Criteria. Candidates appearing for the Cambridge TKT Exam and successfully completing it will receive a prestigious internationally reputed Cambridge Teaching Knowledge Certificate.

International Teaching Diploma (ITD) program aims at those planning a career in teaching especially in Montessori, Nursery, Pre and Primary arena and leave a positive impact on the academic future of young children and learners with various learning abilities. The course aims to provide a comprehensive training on all the principles and approaches of training for teachers who are eager to ‘touch lives’ of young learners aged from 2-12 years.

  • Easy admission process
  • Application can be submitted online
  • Option to opt for any online payment scheme
  • Course fee can be paid by using debit/credit card or by depositing Cash, Cheque or Demand Draft In ourBank Account

Interested candidates willing to enrol have to fill up an Online Application Form with all the relevant details and must provide correct email id and phone number as details for contact. Once the application form is submitted, the candidates will receive the course details via email and phone call from ACT’s Admission Executives. The course fee payment details will be mailed to the candidates once they confirm their enrolment. The course fee can be paid through online payment using Debit / Credit Card or by depositing Cash, Cheque or Demand Draft to our Bank Account. After the payment is credited the candidates will receive a payment confirmation with Online Admission Form. They need to fill up the same and submit it in order to get enrolled in the course.

International Teaching Diploma (ITD) involves the latest teaching techniques prevalent in today’s global classrooms and offers specializations in Pre and Primary, Montessori and Nursery Teachers Training, Early Childhood Care and Special Education Needs training. The training program has been designed meticulously to produce efficacious educators who will be able to understand the learning needs of the next generation students aged 2-12 years, facilitating their growth and development in a fostering and caring environment.

The specializations accord the candidates with in-depth knowledge and understanding of Pre-Primary, Montessori and Nursery Education, Early Childhood health and Safety along with the teaching approaches for Special Education Needs Learners so that they can share their knowledge and implement them in an effective manner. In order to achieve the desired educational outcomes the aspiring teachers will therefore, need skills in specified areas in order to cater to a varied set of learners. With the required set of skills and knowledge in all the arena of young learners care and education the candidates will have the option of teaching all classes catering students with various learning abilities, aged 2-12 years.

There are great employment prospects for Pre and Primary, Montessori, Nursery, ECCE and Special Education teachers who have completed International Teaching Diploma (ITD) program and have a passion to teach Young Learners. With Montessori, Nursery and Primary schools developing at a rapid rate, there is a considerable demand for well trained and certified teachers. Asian College of Teachers’ International Teaching Diploma (ITD) provides many job opportunities as nursery and preschool teachers, early childhood and Montessori educators as the course aims to provide them with a strong foundation in the modern methodologies used in Pre and Primary, Montessori, Nursery, ECCE and Special Education teaching. At the same time, the course also prepares candidates to be employed as Curriculum Developer, Course Coordinator, and Consultants associated with different schools. Also, those planning to be entrepreneurs can set up their own Montessori, Nursery or primary level schools must opt for this effective and compact course. The course will provide the skills and methods to understand and work harmoniously with children of all learning abilities in the above mentioned age group.

The Cambridge TKT Exam will certainly enhance the aspirant’s teaching career and give it a fitting start. It is appropriate for aspirants who are willing to develop themselves as a teacher but lack the idea or knowledge of the modern teaching methodologies, required skills and approaches.

  • Candidates get full support from the accomplished trainers
  • Candidates can choose location and mode of learning (3 weeks, 3 months or 12 months) depending on their preference and convenience
  • Teaching Practice session is arranged for the candidates

The candidates enrolling in International Teaching Diploma (ITD) course will be provided with complete guidance from our expert trainers, as they pursue the course. Our well- qualified trainers are committed to helping the candidates to achieve their learning goals and providing them with the much needed skills and knowledge required for a teacher aspiring to become successful in teaching students, aged 2-12 years. With years of valuable experience our trainers provide great support to the trainees and guide them through all the aspects of teaching giving valuable advice in the course of the program. They extend their tutoring support by sharing relevant information and their experience related to the course content.

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Nisha Bachhawat

It was an enriching experience and made me wiser. It was easy to follow the course with a formulated course structure. It has enhanced my level of confidence. I am working as a teacher in New York Public School, Salt Lake, Kolkata.

Nisha Bachhawat
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Brati Jha

I am knowledgeable, experienced and confident after completion of the training. I am looking forward to more courses from ACT and further enhancement of life and learning. The trainers were nice and have got suggestions and information that were very helpful.

Brati Jha
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Helped in expanding my knowledge and experience the concepts closely through trainers demonstration. wonderful and must for any trainers trainer. the participants were really connected and their skills utilised to add value to the programme.

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Roopali Agashe

The overall teaching experience has been good. Something new for me as I had no teaching background. Will need to identify from the learnings the content which will be relevant for my requirements.

Roopali Agashe
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Nakita Vang

I had a lot of worries at first but the material is easy to understand and the coordinators are so helpful and understanding!

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