Bates Method International

Teacher Training

Training to become a Teacher of the Bates Method of Vision Education

Are you interested in training to become a Bates Teacher? Generally it is recommended that you take a course of one-to-one lessons for at least six months and to have experienced improvement in your own vision before deciding definitely to train, however individual applicants are considered on a case by case basis.

Note that all courses in any field will vary in quality, and Bates teacher training is no exception. It is worth checking to make sure the course you wish to attend will provide the kind of education and qualification you require. All courses listed on these pages are not official Bates Method International approved courses, unless otherwise indicated.

United Kingdom:

College of Vision Education - London

This school for Teacher Training is run by Margaret Montgomery and Aileen Whiteford. More information...


Ecole de la Vue

Francophone Teacher Training in the Bates Method run by Nina Hutchings.

North America:  

The Vision Educator Training Institute

This Institute provides teacher training in North America. Visit their website for current information on their trainings.