Reiki First Degree - Shoden

Course content

  • History of Reiki
  • The 5 Reiki principles
  • Meditations
  • Reiki empowerments & attunement
  • Self healing techniques
  • Reiki techniques for working on others

This is a lovely course - learning Reiki will benefit you in many ways and you will then be able to pass this on to others if you wish through giving Reiki treatments. Most people find attending a Reiki course a very calming and therapeutic experience - some even find it life changing! The course is open to anyone who is willing to explore working with subtle energies and meditations.

Entry requirements

There are no entry requirements necessary for this course.  After completing Reiki First Degree you will be able to use Reiki for yourself and friends and family.  In order to carry out Reiki treatments professionally you need to complete Reiki Second Degree.

Duration of course

This course is carried out over 2 days, a week apart. Each day will run from 10am - 4pm. There are no exams but full attendance is necessary in order to receive the Reiki First Degree certificate.

Course fee

£100 (this includes a comprehensive manual to take home).


This course is an initial step in Reiki, primarily for self use, but you may also use the techniques on others in a non-professional capacity. As such, it is not an accredited course but you may, if you wish, join the UK Reiki Federation as an associate member. A certificate will be issued on completion of the course.

Additional information

  • All course materials, manuals, couches, towels etc will be provided
  • Please bring a packed lunch with you - food is not available at the venue.
  • Tea, coffee, herbal teas and biscuits will be provided. At Wiltshire College there is a small charge for these.
  • Please wear suitable comfortable clothing and flat/low heel shoes

Next course dates & venue

To be arranged. Please contact me if you would like further information or to arrange a date for one-to-one tuition.