Cooperative Learning Academy of Snagov - CLAS International School


Who should enrol for the CL courses?
Anyone who wants to get quality teacher training to develop professionally through sophisticated CL strategies based on the most recent international research and practices. Therefore, teachers, principals, company managers, university students, trainers, school inspectors etc. are welcome to our courses.

How do I enrol?
Enrollment in our CL training annual programme is open throughout the year.

For the annual Course entitled CL - a well-being puzzle you may enrol on stand-alone workshops as well.

What are the pre-requisites to enrol?
You need to be able to speak and write in English. The workshops are run in English with some Romanian support if necessary. A minimum B1 English level is required.

How do I enrol?
You can enrol by emailing us on our website or on You will receive a registration form to fill in and send us back. Once the online payment has been received, your registration will be processed and your seat will be confirmed by email.

When can I start after the enrollment?
As soon as we get a payment confirmation, you will receive the course confirmation and other further information. For instance, if you enrol in January for stand alone workshops, you can pay cash only for them on the venue. The programme is flexible.

What does the 2015/2016 course syllabus include?
 In Bucharest, we run the first three modules advertised on the website blog and services including 35 hours of tuition plus 5 hours of independent work/home assignments.

Who are the trainers? 
The ONG co-founders themselves who invested their personal savings in building the headquarters and the logistics of CLAS. You can find their presentations on the registration forms. They are nationally and internationally recognized trainers with a wide teaching experience in international schools.

What is the total cost of the programme?
CLAS offers experiential Saturday training courses held at rented venues in the centre of Bucharest or at your institute on request during the week.
 To enrol for stand alone sessions, work out 120 RON (promo price) for each session with a lunch break. e.g 2 sessions cost 240 RON.

What does the cost include?
It includes:
materials (handouts)
a folder and/or a pen
Certificate of achievement (90% attendance) for the whole programme or Certificate of attendance for only a few workshops.
Lunch break (e.g. pizza and beverages)
Facebook support and networking

What is your cancellation policy?
You can cancel your course registration up to the point where the fee is paid. Once course fees are paid the course cannot be cancelled. 
If you must cancel your booking after the deadline but before starting the course, you will get a total refund minus an administrative fee of 50 RON. In case of withdrawal during the course, the cancellation charge is of 100%.

How much study time does the course require per month?
Apart from the session time you will need to devote about 5 hours for homework assignments or projects.

How do I submit my assignments, quizzes or projects?
By email. Your trainers will give you feedback shortly.

Will there be summer training courses at CLAS headquarters in Ciofliceni, Snagov?
Yes, CLAS would like to organise the first summer training programme for three consecutive days at the end of June 2016. This course will be combined with social activities held in the amazing Snagov area. If you like boat rides, swimming, cycling, horse riding or making barbecues, then it will be the perfect training course for you and your colleagues or friends!