TLI Certificate of International Teacher Leadership

*At the PTC, we aim to meet the changing needs of our international schools. We will continue to add, revise, and enhance course options based on research and the feedback we receive from participants.

With this flexibility in mind, we have streamlined our TLI Certificate of International Teacher Leadership requirements to enhance the TLI experience, now and into the future.

The Principals’ Training Center offers teacher leaders the opportunity to earn a 'Certificate of International Teacher Leadership'. This certificate is an acknowledgement that the recipient has been trained for a teacher leadership position in an international school.

How can I earn the certificate?

To earn the Certificate of International Teacher Leadership you will complete 4 courses. You can take a combination of 2-day and 5-day courses. The courses can be taken in any order and must be completed within a five-year period.

There are three possible pathways to complete this certificate:

Course Titles Pathway 1 Pathway 2 Pathway 3
Teacher Leaders: Leadership Tools 2-Day Course 2-Day Course 5-Day Course
Teacher Leaders: Empowering Students through Assessment* 2-Day Course 5-Day Course 5-Day Course
Teacher Leaders: Curriculum the Heart of the Teacher Leader Role* 5-Day Course 2-Day Course 5-Day Course
Teacher Leaders: Coaching and Supervising your Team 5-Day Course 5-Day Course 5-Day Course

*Please note: You may not complete your certificate by taking both Curriculum-the Heart of the Teacher Leader Role and Empowering Students through Assessment as 2-day courses, one of these courses must be taken as a 5-day course.