The Diploma of Teaching

The Diploma of Teaching (Reiki) offers the student possibly the most advanced programme of study in Reiki available in Australia. It continues to build the knowledge and skill in both practical and theoretical aspects of Reiki. It goes beyond current industry requirements to ensure that the graduating teacher can confidently and competently meet any challenge of Reiki in the workplace.

Training programmes

The training programmes cover practical skills and theoretical subjects to ensure that each graduate is both competent and confident working with Reiki. The student may exit with a Diploma of Teaching (Reiki) after all core subjects, plus at least one Elective Specialisation, and BSZ40198 Certificate IV in Assessment and Workplace Training has been completed. The modules are as follows:

  • Traditional Usui/Tibetan Reiki 1
  • Traditional Usui/Tibetan Reiki 2
  • Traditional / Usui Tibetan Reiki 3A
  • Teacher Education Reiki 1
  • Teacher Education Reiki 2
  • Practical Teaching Techniques Reiki 1
  • Practical Teaching Techniques Reiki 2
  • Initiation Reiki 1
  • Initiation Reiki 2
  • Traditional Usui/Tibetan Teacher of Reiki 1&2

Elective Specialisations (all elective modules in each specialisation must be completed)

  • Traditional Usui / Tibetan Teacher of Reiki 3A
  • Sekhem Reiki 3B
  • Sekhem Reiki Teacher
  • Karuna Reiki 3C
  • Karuna Reiki Teacher
  • Palliative Care & Conscious Dying
  • Reiki for Palliative Care & Conscious Dying
  • Reiki Teacher for Palliative Care & Conscious Dying

Requirements to receive qualifications

Students must complete all core modules (1096 nominal hours), plus all modules for specialisation (from 80 to 140 nominal hours) and BSZ40198 Certificate IV in Assessment and Workplace Training to receive the Diploma of Teaching (Reiki)

Core Subjects for Diploma of Teaching (Reiki) The following modules are included in this training programme:

Traditional Usui/Tibetan Reiki I - RAB

Reiki is a largely misunderstood modality. This module clears up the myths! Gain an understanding of the nature of Reiki energy, learn how to gain access to reiki energy and the ability to receive it.

Nominal hours 28 hours (including 8 face to face hours)

Pre-requisites nil

Traditional Usui/Tibetan Reiki II - RAC

Further develop your understanding of Reiki. In this module, the student learns the ability to practically apply the use of the four Reiki symbols taught and the ethical considerations involved in doing so.

Nominal hours 32 hours (including 12 face to face hours)

Pre-requisites RAB

Reiki for Palliative Care and Conscious Dying - RAD

This module will give the learner an appreciation of the Reiki techniques to aid the dying and an understanding and appreciation of the issues surrounding death and dying so that they can aid others who are facing those issues.

Nominal hours 44 hours (including 4 face to face hours)

Pre-requisites RAC

Traditional Usui/Tibetan Reiki III - RAE

This module will give the learner specific techniques for accelerating personal growth through the practical application of the extra Reiki Master symbol taught, as well as additional treatment methods for self and others.

Nominal hours 56 hours (including 16 face to face hours)

Pre-requisites RAC

Sekhem Reiki I & II - Reiki IIIB - RAN

This module will give the learner specific techniques for accelerating personal growth through the practical application of the Sekhem Reiki symbols taught, as well as additional treatment methods for self and others.

Nominal hours 56 hours (including 16 face to face hours)

Pre-requisites RAC

Karuna Reiki I & II - Reiki IIIC - RAP

This module will give the learner specific techniques for accelerating personal growth through the practical application of the Karuna Reiki symbols taught, as well as additional treatment methods for self and others.

Nominal hours 56 hours (including 16 face to face hours)

Pre-requisites RAC

Teacher Education Reiki I - RAF

This module provides the learner with the educational information necessary for teaching Reiki I workshops

Nominal hours 150 hours

Pre-requisites RAE

Teacher Education Reiki II - RAG

This module provides the learner with the educational information necessary for teaching Reiki II workshops

Nominal hours 150 hours

Pre-requisites RAE

Practical Teaching Techniques Reiki I - RAH

This module provides the student with the educational information necessary for teaching Reiki I workshops

Nominal hours 150 hours

Pre-requisites RAE

Practical Teaching Techniques Reiki II - RAI

This module provides the learner with the educational information necessary for teaching Reiki II workshops

Nominal hours 150 hours

Pre-requisites RAE

Initiation Reiki I - RAJ

This module provides the learner with the initiation process necessary for initiating students in Reiki I workshops

Nominal hours 150 hours (including 16 face to face hours)

Pre-requisites RAE

Initiation Reiki II - RAK

This module provides the learner with the initiation process necessary for initiating students in Reiki II workshops

Nominal hours 150 hours (including 16 face to face hours)

Pre-requisites RAE

Traditional Usui/Tibetan Teacher of Reiki I & II - RAL

This module provides the learner with face to face experience, through co-teaching both Reiki I and Reiki II workshops

Nominal hours 80 hours (including 40 face to face hours)

Pre-requisites RAE

Elective Specialisations

To receive the Diploma of Teaching (Reiki) at least one of the following elective specialisations must be completed

Traditional Usui/Tibetan Teacher of Reiki IIIA - RAM

This module gives the learner the ability to teach Traditional Usui/Tibetan Reiki IIIA workshops Nominal hours 80 hours (including 24 face to face hours)

Pre-requisites RAL

Sekhem Reiki Teacher - RAO

This module gives the learner the ability to teach Sekhem Reiki Levels I & II Reiki IIIB workshops

Nominal hours 80 hours (including 24 face to face hours)

Pre-requisites RAL, RAN

Karuna Reiki Teacher - RAQ

This module gives the learner the ability to teach Karuna Reiki Levels I & II Reiki IIIC workshops

Nominal hours 80 hours (including 24 face to face hours)

Pre-requisites RAL, RAP

Reiki Teacher for Palliative Care and Conscious Dying - RAR

This module gives the learner the ability to teach Reiki I for Palliative Care & Conscious Dying workshops

Nominal hours 80 hours (including 24 face to face hours)

Pre-requisites RAA, RAL, RAD

Reiki 1

Reiki I is taught in a 1 day workshop.

Students receive Traditional Usui/Tibetan attunements which align and open their energy centres.

Reiki is a safe, simple, natural, easy to learn technique.

However, as Reiki is experiential, it cannot be learned from books, and it is necessary to attend a workshop.

Each student receives a Level 1 class manual and a Level 1 Practitioners Certificate.

Topics:

  • Energy and Matter
  • What is Reiki?
  • How do you get Reiki?
  • Reiki Attunements explained
  • Attuning students to Level 1 Reiki
  • Experiencing the energy
  • Learning to treat yourself with Reiki
  • Learning how to treat others with Reiki
  • Other uses of Reiki
  • Explaing the benefits of Reiki Level 2

Reiki 2

Reiki II is taught in a 1 ½ day workshop.

Students receive a Traditional Usui/Tibetan Level II attunement which gives them access to even more Reiki energy.

Techniques are taught for invoking more energy, for sending Reiki at a distance and for furthering the mental, spiritual and emotional healing process of individuals.

Each student receives a Level II manual and a Level II Practitioners Certificate.

Topics:

  • Symbology
  • Reiki 2 Attunement explained
  • Attuning students to Level 2 Reiki
  • First Traditional Usui Level 2 Symbol explained
  • Chakra Balancing
  • Second Traditional Usui Level 2 Symbol explained
  • Stress Release Treatment
  • Mental/Emotional Treatment
  • Third Traditional Usui Level 2 Symbol explained
  • Technique for sending Reiki at a Distance
  • Additional Grounding Symbol explained
  • Explaing the benefits of Reiki Level 3A

Reiki 3A

Traditional Usui/Tibetan Reiki IIIA is a 2 day workshop and focuses on personal growth and includes:

  • Traditional Usui/Tibetan Level IIIA attunement
  • Use of the Traditional Usui Master Symbol
  • Reiki meditations
  • 'Reiki grid' using crystals for continuous Reiki healing
  • 'Psychic Surgery' to remove negative energy
  • Techniques to heal unwanted patterns at the DNA blueprint
  • Review of Reiki Level 1 and Level 2
  • Reiki 3A Attunement explained
  • Attuning students to Level 3A Reiki

Each student receives a Level IIIA manual and a Level IIIA Practitioner Certificate

Reiki 3B

Sekhem I & II is taught in a 2 day workshop. Sekhem is an ancient and sacred form of hands-on healing using sounds and symbols. Those who feel the need to go further after doing Reiki II may choose to do Sekhem Reiki.

Sekhem is a potent energy and needs to be approached with respect and in a state of unconditional love.

Sekhem is not for the 'faint-hearted'- but the journey is exquisite once you have taken the step.

Each student receives a Sekhem Level I & II class manual and a Level I & II Practitioners Certificate.

Sekhem is an ancient and sacred form of hands-on healing using sounds and symbols. Those who feel the need to go further after doing Reiki II may choose to do Sekhem Reiki. Sekhem is a powerful energy which heals life's traumas in a gentle way. Each student receives a Reiki 3B class manual and a Statement of Attainment certificate for Level 1 & 2 Sekhem Reiki.

  • Sekhem Reiki Level 1 & 2 Attunement explained
  • Attuning students to Sekehem Level 1 & Level 2 Reiki
  • The Nine Sekhem Reiki Symbols explained
  • Stress Release Treatment
  • Forgiveness Technique
  • Cosmic Healing Bank
  • Healing Triangle
  • Learning to treat yourself with Sekhem Reiki
  • Learning how to treat others with Sekhem Reiki

Reiki 3C

The Karuna Reiki I symbols facilitate healing on the cellular level and healing of; past life issues; child sexual and physical abuse; unconscious patterns; relationships; addictions and aid in:

  • Dispelling psychic and psychological attack.
  • Developing good habits: clearing the mind.

The Karuna™ Reiki II symbols connect the Higher Self with the lower self; improves learning ability; heals communication; increases creativity; manifest goals; assists in claiming your power; heals co-dependency; insomnia; fear and panic attacks.

Each level includes an attunement and training in the use of the symbols; at the end of which students receive a Level I and Level II Practitioners Certificate.

Karuna Level 1:

  • What is Karuna Reiki?
  • Karuna Reiki Level 1 Attunement explained
  • Attuning students to Karuna Level 1 Reiki
  • The Four Level 1 Karuna Reiki Symbols explained
  • Healing on the cellular level
  • Past life issues;
  • Child sexual
  • Physical abuse
  • Unconscious patterns;
  • Relationships
  • Addictions and aid in:
  • Dispelling psychic and psychological attack
  • Developing good habits: clearing the mind.

Karuna Level 2:

  • Karuna Reiki Level 2 Attunement explained
  • Attuning students to Karuna Level 2 Reiki
  • The Four Level 2 Karuna Reiki Symbols explained
  • Connect the Higher Self with the lower self
  • Improves learning ability;
  • Heals communication
  • Increases creativity
  • Manifest goals
  • Assists in claiming your power
  • Heals co-dependency
  • Insomnia
  • Fear and panic attacks.

Reiki Therapist's Course

Prerequisite: Traditional Usui Reiki Level 2

This Reiki Therapist's Course is a one day workshop, invaluable to those therapistss wishing to offer the highest level of service and treatment to their clients. It includes:

  • Overview of the structure and function of the human body
  • Communication skills
  • Personal growth techniques for Clients
  • Personal growth techniques for Therapists
  • Treatment Options

Reiki Advanced Therapist's Course

Prerequisite: Reiki Therapist's Course (one day workshop)

The Advanced Therapist's Course is divided into 4, two hour sessions, each with its own prerequisite, to accommodate the varying levels of therapist's qualifications. Therapists may choose to do any or all of the sessions for which they meet the prerequisites.

NB: Non Accredited Courses

Session 1

Additional Prerequisite: Traditional Usui Reiki Level 3A

In this two hour workshop you will learn how to utilise the techniques taught in Reiki 3A from the therapists point of view. It will include..

  • Enhancing your healing work with the powerful Master symbol
  • Continued empowerment of the treatment through the use of the Reiki Crystal Grid
  • Removal of negative energy through Psychic Surgery
  • Healing unwanted patterns by directing healing Reiki energy to the DNA

Session 2

Additional Prerequisite: Reiki Level 3B (Sekhem 1 & 2)

In this two hour workshop you will learn how to utilise the techniques taught in Reiki 3B from the therapists point of view. It will include..

  • Enhancing your healing work with the nine Sekhem symbols
  • Continued empowerment of the treatment through the use of the Cosmic Healing Bank
  • Establish positive changes in the client through the use of the Healing Triangle

Session 3

Additional Prerequisite: Reiki Level 3C (Karuna 1 & 2)

In this two hour workshop you will learn how to utilise the techniques taught in Reiki 3C from the therapists point of view. It will include..

  • Enhancing your healing work with the eight Karuna symbols
  • Practice of individual Karuna symbols relating to specific disorders
  • Introducing sound into our treatments, where the symbol names are chanted silently or out loud to resonate at a level of harmonics in the sound spectrum.

Session 4

Additional Prerequisite: Reiki for Palliative Care

In this two hour workshop you will learn how to utilise the techniques taught in Reiki for Palliative Care from the therapists point of view.

It will include:

  • Reiki techniques specifically designed for the Palliative client
  • Empowerment of Palliative treatments through the use of the Cosmic Healing Bank
  • The use of Reiki and telepathy for the Palliative client Cost:

Advanced Reiki Master Teacher Training Information

Pre-requisite To demonstrate to the Academy of Reiki that workshops to the level of Reiki 2 have been taught. (register of students required)

Training 1 day Advanced Reiki Master/Teacher Training - Cost $990

Reiki Master Teacher Training Kit To maintain the ongoing quality of our lineage, as accepted by Reiki Associations, we require that all Reiki Masters trained with the Academy of Reiki, who commit to train other Reiki Masters, use the Reiki Master Teacher Training Kit for each Reiki Master they train.

This package has been developed to ensure that Reiki Master/Teachers and their trainees are equipped with the highest standard of workshop materials, ensuring accurate and thorough knowledge in teaching this ancient wisdom in a modern age.

Cost to the Trainer Teacher Training Kit is $300 for each Trainee Reiki Master/Teacher.

Reiki Master Teacher Training Kit for the 1 week Reiki Master/Teacher Intensive workshop includes the following:-

  • Reiki Masters Training Manual 133 pages Handbook, covering all aspects involved in teaching Reiki
  • Reiki Masters Intensive Trainees Information Booklet Introduction and overview of becoming a Reiki Master
  • Reiki Masters Intensive Course Outline (RMTT) For conducting a one week Reiki Master Intensive
  • Reiki Masters Intensive Course Outline (RAB) For conducting a Reiki 1 Workshop
  • Reiki Masters Intensive Course Outline (RAB{C}) For conducting a Reiki for Children Workshop
  • Reiki Masters Intensive Course Outline (RAC) For conducting a Reiki 2 Workshop
  • Reiki Masters Intensive Initiation Procedures Booklet Usui/Tibetan Reiki Levels 1 & 2
  • Reiki Masters Intensive Hand-held Teaching Cards For teaching a Reiki1 Workshop in conjunction with Reiki 1 Flip Cards
  • Reiki Masters Intensive Hand-held Teaching Cards For teaching a Reiki 2 Workshop in conjunction with Reiki 2 Flip Cards

Extra Cost to Trainee Reiki Master/Teacher - $1,026

Compulsory Reiki 1 Flip Cards - $468 Compulsory Reiki 2 Flip Cards - $558

Reiki Master/Teacher 1 week Intensive Workshop The Academy of Reiki’s current recommended cost for training a Reiki Master/Teacher is $3,000 which includes the Reiki Master Teacher Training Kit.

For any inquires about the courses please contact [email protected] - Blessings

Originally published , updated October 17, 2018