Online Class: Teaching Reiki

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Course Description

Teaching Reiki will provide a guide that all three levels of Reiki instructors can use in helping their students learn Reiki.  This course will begin with an introduction of the practice of Reiki and study Reiki concepts that will lead to more meaningful  instruction, such as:
  •  Qi energy and what it means to the practice of Reiki
  • how Reiki is used for mental, emotional and physical diseases as well as how it is used for spiritual issues. 
  • meridians and how they're used in all forms of Eastern Healing.
  • the importance of journaling in Reiki instructor
  • having fun with Reiki techniques.
  • refresh your memory on Reiki symbols
  • and remember the basic hand motions of Reiki and learn how to teach them before going on to the teaching of second degree Reiki and the Master status of Reiki.

 You will also learn how to take care of yourself as a Reiki teacher and learn the practical aspects of becoming a paid Reiki instructor. In addition, course information will include how Reiki is used in Hospices, surgical suites and other hospital settings.  This course will help Reiki instructors and Master's pass along what they know to others in the field of Reiki. 

Course Requirements

The course is designed for reiki practitioners who have experience with reiki level 1 or 2 and are considering continuing their studies to become a reiki master.

Course Topics

  • Lesson 1: Introduction to Reiki
  • Lesson 2: History of Reiki
  • Lesson 3: Understanding Qi Energy, Chakras and Meridians
  • Lesson 4: Teaching Basic Reiki Hand Positions
  • Lesson 5: Teaching Second Degree Reiki
  • Lesson 6: The Reiki Master Status
  • Lesson 7: The Variations of Reiki
  • Lesson 8: The Practical Aspects of Teaching Reiki
  • Lesson 9: The Reiki Symbols
  • Lesson 10: Applications of Reiki
  • Lesson 11: Teaching Reiki in a Hospital Setting
  • Lesson 12: Summary

Course Materials

All course materials are provided in this class. There is no need to buy additional resources. A suggested reading list is provided as well as links to free published sources.

Grading Policy

There are exams and assignments to help the student master the concepts discussed in the lessons. Students will successfully complete this course by mastering all learning outcomes with 70% or higher overall grade.

Learning Outcomes

By successfully completing this course, students will be able to:
  • Define reiki.
  • Know the history of reiki.
  • Describe qi energy, chakras and meridians.
  • Describe teaching basic reiki hand positions.
  • Describe teaching second degree reiki.
  • Know the reiki master status.
  • Describe the variations of reiki.
  • Describe the practical aspects of teaching reiki.
  • Know the reiki symbols.
  • Describe applications of reiki.
  • Know teaching reiki in a hospital setting, and
  • Demonstrate mastery of lesson content at levels of 70% or higher.

Assessment Guide

Assessment Points
An Introduction5
Lesson 1 Assignment25
Lesson 1: Introduction to Reiki10
Lesson 2 Assignment25
Lesson 2: History of Reiki10
Lesson 3 Assignment25
Lesson 3: Understanding Qi Energy, Chakras and Meridians10
Lesson 4 Assignment25
Lesson 4: Teaching Basic Reiki Hand Positions10
Lesson 5 Assignment25
Lesson 5: Teaching Second Degree Reiki9
Lesson 6 Assignment25
Lesson 6: The Reiki Master Status7
Lesson 7 Assignment25
Lesson 7: The Variations of Reiki9
Lesson 8 Assignment25
Lesson 8: The Practical Aspects of Teaching Reiki9
Lesson 9 Assignment25
Lesson 9: The Reiki Symbols10
Lesson 10 Assignment25
Lesson 10: Applications of Reiki10
Lesson 11 Assignment25
Lesson 11: Teaching Reiki in a Hospital Setting10
Lesson 12 Assignment25
Lesson 12: Summary10
The Final Exam55
Total Points:474

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