Key Learning Center

Orton-Gillingham Training Institutes 

The Key Multisensory Structured Language Education:

Orton-Gillingham Approach to Reading, Spelling, and Writing

KLC offers three levels of accredited Orton-Gillingham (OG) courses.

Registration for all KLC Institute Courses is handled via an interview process.


Courses are offered In-Person and Live Online


Getting Started with the Orton-Gillingham Approach?

Please contact Carrie Erb for registration details:

KLC Orton-Gillingham Associate Summer 2024 Dates:

In Person Training: June 17-28 (June 17-21 Foundations Course)

Live Online Training: July 29-Aug 2
Sept 7, Sept 21, Evenings: Oct 10, Oct 24, Nov 7, Dec 5, Jan 9, Jan 23, Feb 6, Feb 20, March 6, April 10

Registration opens Monday, February 5, 2024!

Comprehensive Literacy, Lesson Design, and Practice Teaching

This course is offered in two settings: Live Online or In-Person.  The course and the required practicum meet certification standards for Orton-Gillingham Associate Level and ALTA Teaching Level.

KLC Orton-Gillingham Foundations

Spring: In Person Foundations: March 8, 9; April 19, 20; May 3

Summer: In Person Foundations: June 17-21

Registration opens Monday, February 5, 2024!

This introductory course offers an opportunity for teachers, tutors, parents, and other professionals to be introduced to the fundamentals of the Orton-Gillingham Approach and provides an overview of basic phonics instruction.

This course alone does not fully prepare you to teach students using the OG Approach.

For more information contact Carrie Erb at:

For Associate and Foundations Details View the 2024 Brochure:

VIEW Detailed associate and foundations BROCHURE

Ready to Take Your Orton-Gillingham Knowledge to the Next Level?

Key Orton-Gillingham: Bridge from Basic to Advanced
OGA Certified-Therapy Level Part I/ALTA Therapist Part 1

Spring In Person: March 7, 9; April 18, 20; May 2

Summer Live Online: July 22-26

key Orton-Gillingham: Certified-Therapy Level, Part II

In Person: July 22-July 31

Live Online: Sept 14 (9-12), Sept 18, 25 (6-8 pm); Oct 5 (9-12);
Evenings: Oct 23; Nov 6; Dec 4; Jan 8, 22; Feb 5, 19; March 5, April 9, Oct 8 (6-8 pm)



Registration opens Monday, February 5, 2024!


Please contact Carrie Erb for details at:

This course is open to those who have completed an introduction to Orton-Gillingham and/or an Associate level course at Key Learning Center or a similar program.

It provides educators the bridge from basic phonology to higher level language skills.  It includes a review of phonics and basic grammar concepts along with an introduction to the advanced levels of English morphology and writing.

With prior approval, this course is open to middle and high school teachers seeking a background in morphology and structured writing.


For more information contact Carrie Erb at:


For Certified Part I and II Details, Dates, and Costs View the 2024 Brochure:

View KLC Bridge Certified Brochure 2024


Key Learning Center's Accreditation

KLC holds three of the most highly regarded accreditations in the field of dyslexia.


KLC trainers are certified through ALTA.


About becoming Certified as an Orton-Gillingham Teacher or Tutor:

Key Learning Center offers training that is accredited by the major international organizations that accredit high-quality programs meeting rigorous standards.

Certification as an Orton-Gillingham Practitioner or an Academic Language Practitioner comes through these organizations: