Course curriculum

  • 1

    Welcome to The Tarot Academy

    • A message from Richard Knight

    • The Pictorial Key to the Tarot by A.E. Waite (1910)

    • Manual Information

    • Tarot Practitioner Manual - digital version

  • 2

    Ali Campbell / Richard Knight Marketing & Coaching

    • Zoom Recording

  • 3

    Module 1 - Introduction and Overview

    • Module 1 Manual - Introduction and Overview, and Understanding the Tarot

    • Why the Academy is Different

    • My Experience with the Tarot

    • A Quick Message for Novices

    • For the More Advanced

    • Shattering Stereotypes

    • Intuitional Tarot Coaching

    • The Transformational Tarot

    • The 3 Essential Elements of a Tarot Reading

    • Ethics. You're Dealing with People's Lives!

    • Let's Begin

    • The Anatomy of the Tarot Deck

    • The Origins of the Tarot

    • History and the Marseille Deck

    • The Rider Waite Deck

    • The Tarot Deck Explosion

    • Tarot Cards History a Documentary

    • BBC One Show on Tarot Cards

    • How To Read Tarot Cards

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    Module 2 - Understanding the Meanings of the Cards

    • Module 2 Manual - Understanding the Meanings of the Cards

    • Link to download Module 2 Manual

    • The Traditional Approaches to Finding Meanings

    • Using Key Word Meanings

    • Major Arcana Introduction

    • The Fool

    • The Magician

    • The Priestess

    • The Empress

    • The Emperor

    • The Hierophant

    • The Lovers

    • The Chariot

    • Strength

    • The Hermit

    • Wheel of Fortune

    • Justice

    • The Hanged Man

    • Death

    • Temperance

    • The Devil

    • The Tower

    • The Star

    • The Moon

    • The Sun

    • Judgement

    • The World

    • The Aces

    • The Twos

    • The Threes

    • The Fours

    • The Fives

    • The Sixes

    • The Sevens

    • The Eights

    • The Nines

    • The Tens

    • The Pages

    • The Knights

    • The Queens

    • The Kings

    • Using the Suits

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    Module 3 - The 3 Card Spread

    • Module 3 Manual - The 3 Card Spread

    • Link to download Module 3 Manual

    • Introduction to the 3 Card Spread

    • Example Reading One

    • Example Reading Two

    • Example Reading Three

    • Changing Position Meanings

    • Practice, Practice, Practice!

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    Module 4 - The RK Celtic Cross

    • Module 4 Manual - The RK Celtic Cross

    • Link to Download Module 4 Manual

    • The Celtic Cross Introduction

    • The RK Celtic Cross

    • The Celtic Cross – Example 1

    • The Celtic Cross – Example 2

    • The Celtic Cross – Your Turn

    • The Celtic Cross – My Interpretation

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    Module 5 - The Jazz Spread

    • Launch Date: Monday 23.11.2020

    • Module 5 Manual - The Jazz Spread

    • The Jazz Spread Introduction

    • The Jazz Spread – Reading One

    • The Jazz Spread – Reading One Feedback

    • The Jazz Spread – Reading Two

    • The Jazz Spread – Reading Two Feedback

    • Logging Your Readings

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    Module 6 - The New Year Spread

    • Module 6 Manual - The New Year Spread

    • Link to Download Module 6 Manual

    • Overview

    • The NY Spread - Example Reading 1

    • The NY Spread - Example Reading 2

    • The NY Spread - Example Reading 3

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    Module 7 - The Qualities of a Tarot Reader

    • Module 7 Manual - The Qualities of a Tarot Reader

    • Link to Download Module 7 Manual

    • The Purpose

    • Establish Rapport

    • Counselling Skills

    • A Must-have Book!

    • Additional thoughts on Ethics

    • Additional Thoughts about Clients – Boundaries and Self-care

    • Additional Thoughts - Tarot

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    Module 8 - Intuition

    • Module 8 Manual - Intuition

    • Link to Download Module 8 Manual

    • An Introduction

    • Becoming Aware

    • Solitude and Deeper Thinking

    • Creativity

    • Mindfulness

    • Learning to Observe

    • Listen to Your Body

    • Dreaming

    • Connecting Deeply

    • Learn to Relax

    • Letting go of Negativity

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    Module 9 - Building a Tarot Practice

    • Module 9 Manual

    • Link to Download Module 9 Manual

    • Be Good

    • Premises and Costs

    • Who is Your Market?

    • What Should I Charge?

    • Finding a Name

    • Use a Professional

    • Legal Issues

    • Insurance

    • Insurance Working from Home

    • Photography

    • Who are you Marketing to?

    • Physical Marketing Materials

    • Repeat Business and Referrals

    • Online Presence – The Website

    • Facebook, Instagram etc.

    • Psychic Fairs and Phone lines

    • Reading Remotely by Video

    • Readings as Entertainment

    • How Would I Approach Building a Business Now?

    • Building the 3 R's

    • Building an Email List

    • Social Media Marketing

    • Thank You

  • 12

    Final Assessment

    • What you need to do for your final assessment

    • Use this if you choose the Jazz spread

    • Use this if you choose the Celtic Cross

    • What is your interpretation?

    • Thank you for completing the final assessment

    • Congratulations

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  • 13

    BONUS Module - Tarot Timings

    • Timings - Celtic Cross

    • Timings - Jazz Spread

    • Astrological Links

    • Tarot Timings

    • Timings - 3 Card Spread

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    BONUS Module - Tarot Reversals

    • Tarot Reversals

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    BONUS Module: Past Lives

    • Past Lives Introduction

    • Session one - Card Spreads

    • Session two - Guided Meditation

    • Guided Meditation

    • Past-Life Regression Script

    • Session three

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    BONUS Module: Love & Relationships

    • Love & Relationships Introduction

    • Will I find Love?

    • Will they come back into my life?

    • Are they the one?

    • Improving a Relationship

    • The Healing Hearts Spread

    • The Bouquet Spread

    • In Conclusion

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    BONUS Module: Tarot House Party

    • Introduction

    • The Environment

    • The tools of the Trade

    • Marketing

    • Tarot leaflet

  • 18

    BONUS Module: Intuitive Coaching

    • Introduction to Intuitive Coaching

    • What is Transformative Coaching

    • Session Layout

    • Coaching questions

    • Gaining Clarity

    • The Past Session

    • The Present

    • The Future

    • The Recap

    • Integrating Tarot or Psychic Reading

    • Integrating Tarot Cards

    • Conclusion