To spread the opportunity of special education to a greater number of people, CIMR also runs teachers training courses. CIMR trains special teachers, who have competence and dedication. A two-year residential course leading to ‘Diploma in Special Education recognized by Rehabilitation Council of India, and short term courses are also conducted. 42 batches have so far successfully trained 645 teachers. These teacher trainees have identified more than 30,000 mentally challenged children from across — states in India, who were not getting any service from any other organization. At present the 43rd and 44th batches are undergoing training. The enthusiasm with which trainees continue to apply for this program bears testimony to the genuine, professional-cum-humanitarian approach of CIMR.