TEACHER LEADER INSTITUTE Dubai 15-16 September 2017

Registration open!

COURSES

REGISTER ONLINE FOR TLI DUBAI
Download a TLI Dubai general information form
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Download a Credit Card Payment form

REGISTRATION FEE
Fee includes course, materials, welcome tea, two tea breaks daily and a buffet lunch each day.

Registration Fees for 2-day course
Non-Member School $595
Member School $535
 

INSTITUTE LOCATION

Le Meridien Hotel
Hotel website: www.lemeridien-dubai.com
Address: Airport Road, Dubai, UAE
Phone:+971-4217-0000

ACCOMMODATION

Participants requiring accommodation may choose the institute hotel or one from a range of hotels within a couple of blocks of the event. See list below for full information. These are recommendations. No special rates will apply.

SCHEDULE

Schedule for 2-day TLI course
DAY 1 COURSE 8:00am-5:00pm
Registration: 7:30-8:00am
Institute begins promptly at 8:00am
Tea Break 10:15am
Lunch provided 12:30-1:30pm
Tea Break 3:15pm
Day 1 Course conclusion 5:00pm
DAY 2 COURSE 8:00am-4:00pm
Day 2 Institute begins promptly at 8:00am
Tea Break 10:15am
Lunch provided 12:30-1:30pm
Tea Break 3:00pm
Farewell 4:00pm
 

GENERAL INFORMATION FOR THOSE ALREADY REGISTERED

INSTITUTE HOTEL

Le Meridien Hotel
Hotel website: www.lemeridien-dubai.com
Address: Airport Road, Dubai, UAE
Phone: +971-4217-0000

Directions from Dubai Airport

The hotel is approximately a mile from the airport, and taxis are readily available at the airport terminals. It is a short 5 minute ride. Local currency required, though some taxis now accept credit cards.

  • Taxi from airport: AED 35-40 approximately
  • Hotel Transfers: AED 50 from Terminal 1; AED 55 from Terminal 3

VISA FOR THE UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

Before you travel to the UAE, please check your visa requirements and make sure you have a valid visa if needed. Holders of non-standard passports and travel documents may also have different entry requirements: please check your visa and passport requirements here.

There are three categories of Visas:

CATEGORY ONE

Citizens of the GCC nations of Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar and Saudi Arabia do not require a visa to travel to the UAE.

CATEGORY TWO

If your country of nationality appears on the Visa on Arrival list below, no advance visa arrangements are required to visit the UAE. Simply disembark your flight at Dubai International Airport and proceed to Immigration, where your passport will be stamped with a 30-day visit visa free of charge. This can be extended for an additional 30 days at an additional charge.

VISA on ARRIVAL LIST- see countries listed below and Link here

Australia Hong Kong Norway
Andorra Iceland Portugal
Austria Ireland San Marino
Belgium Italy Singapore
Brunei Japan South Korea
Canada Liechtenstein Spain
Denmark Luxembourg Sweden
Finland Malaysia Switzerland
France Monoco The Vatican
Germany Netherlands United Kingdom
Greece New Zealand USA
 

CATEGORY THREE: VISA IN ADVANCE OF ARRIVAL

For a list of countries where this is available click here:

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

  • The Hotel is happy to help with entry applications and to assist registered hotel guests in obtaining a visa. However, all applications are subject to the Ministry's approval, rules and regulations.
  • There are fees and some countries are required to post a refundable deposit – refunded on departure from the UAE.
  • The standard Visa is AED 360 (US$105)
  • Please do so as soon as you are able to, in order to support a timely visa process.

ARRIVAL AT THE INSTITUTE

Date to be announced

  • 7:30am - 8:00am: TLI Institute registration in the hotel will take place in the Lobby area outside of the training room. Please arrive in time to pick up your name badge and other institute related material. Bring your laptop so we can ensure you have downloaded and can work in your course book.
  • 8:00 am: Institute begins.

WHAT TO BRING

  • A LAPTOP IS REQUIRED
  • UAE adaptor for charging laptop
  • Any items required to make your stay more comfortable in the hotel room
  • Swimsuit and gym clothes if you wish to use recreational facilities

COURSE MATERIALS

Your course materials are digital and will available for download via an email prior to the start of your course. Download Adobe DC reader (free) for best and easiest use of course materials. No print copies will be available. Internet is free in the meeting rooms, but please keep only ONE device connected to the internet at any one time.

How to use your course book

MEALS

Meals for all TLI participants include:

  • Welcome coffee in the morning 
  • Two coffee breaks daily  
  • Buffet lunch on both days of the program

Evening meals are on your own. There are many restaurants within the hotel and in the adjacent area. Further details will be shared during the Institute.

GRADUATE CREDIT

If you intend to take any course for graduate credit, please indicate this when you arrive on site.  One semester hour of graduate credit is available from Buffalo State SUNY. You must register onsite for graduate credit before you leave the TLI institutes. TLI will collect the fee for credits during the institute and pass it on to the university. 

INTERNET

Le Meridien provides free internet access available in hotel public areas and the TLI meeting room. Be sure to have the appropriate UAE adapter plugs for your computer as these are not supplied.

ACCOMODATION- NEARBY HOTELS

Millenium Airport Hotel Dubai
Hotel website: https://www.millenniumhotels.com/en/dubai/millennium-airport-hotel-dubai/
Location: Sheikh Mohammed Bin Zayed Rd, Dubai, UAE
Hotel contact: Tel +971 4702 8888

Dubai International Hotel
Hotel website: https://www.dubaiintlhotels.com/
Location:  Dubai International Airport, Transit Area, Near Terminal 1, Dubai, UAE
Hotel contact: Tel +971 4224 4000

Al Bustan Rotana
Hotel website: https://www.rotana.com/
Location: D70, Dubai, UAE
Hotel contact: Tel +971 4282 0000

CANCELLATION POLICY

  • Full payment due at time of registration.
  • Up to one month before the start of the course: $200 of total cost per course is NON-REFUNDABLE.
  • After one month before the start of the course:  course fees are NON-REFUNDABLE.
  • All refundable fees will be held as CREDITS for the following year unless other arrangements have been made with the PTC.

PHOTOS AND VIDEOS

Please be advised that photographs and videos will be taken at the TLI Sessions for use on the PTC website and in the press, PTC marketing materials, and all other PTC publications. By participating in a TLI Session, you consent to the PTC photographing and using your image and likeness. The PTC reserves the right to use any photograph/video taken at TLI Sessions, without the expressed written permission of those included within the photograph/video. The PTC may use the photograph/video in publications or other media material produced, used or contracted by the PTC including but not limited to: brochures, invitations, books, newspapers, magazines, television, websites, etc.

CONTACT

If you have any questions or need any other assistance, contact the PTC office:  Phone:+1 508 790-1748+1 508 790-1748; Fax: +1 508 232-6006;  Email: registrations@theptc.orgAddress: Principals' Training Center (PTC) 110 Breeds Hill Rd. Unit 2, Hyannis, MA 02601 USA