Shoden Reiki Level 1, 2 Day Course

Usui Reiki Ryoho 

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Shoden - Reiki Level 1

Shoden is a Japanese word meaning 'first teaching'. It is the first level of teaching in the traditional Japanese branch of Reiki called Usui Reiki Ryoho.

This enjoyable two day course offers a practical approach to understanding the system of Reiki, its benefits for you, and your loved ones. It's ideal for anyone wishing to learn self healing and to be able to help friends and loved ones as well as family pets.  Participants will attain Reiki Level 1 (Shoden) certification at the completion of the course.


Day 1 - 8.30am - 4pm
Day 2 - 9am - 4pm

Course Outline

This two day course teaches the system of Reiki from a Japanese perspective. During the course you will learn the traditional Usui Reiki Ryoho hands-on healing technique to heal yourself and others.


There are no prerequisites required to join this course

Course Content:   

  • Two days, facilitated by Reiki teacher, Julie Abrahams, in a small group setting
  • A brief history of Reiki and its founder, Usui Mikao
  • The Reiki Precepts
  • Learn the five fundamental elements of the system of Reiki from a Japanese perspective
  • Japanese Meditations, foundation techniques, Reiki Attunements
  • How to conduct a hands on healing treatment for yourself and others
  • How to set up a routine of daily self practise including self treatment, meditation and contemplation on the precepts
  • Morning and afternoon tea, refreshments and lunch provided
  • Certification upon successful completion of the course

By the end of the course you will be able to:

  • Set up a daily practise of self healing and meditation that will initiate positive changes and greater inner peace in your life
  • Practise self healing as well as being able to utilise Reiki to help friends and family
  • Have a greater understanding of energy and how it works in your life
  • Achieve Certification stating that you have completed Shoden, as per the guidelines of the Association of Australian Reiki Professionals
  • Access ongoing teacher and peer support for your Reiki practise
  • Take home an extensive course manual that will assist you when reviewing elements of the course

Course Fees 

$395 pp, includes course manual, Shoden (Reiki Level 1) Certificate, handouts, morning and afternoon tea.    

A $200 deposit is required to secure your place, with full payment due two weeks prior to course commencement.

Resit Fees: $100

Post Course Support
  • Unlimited and ongoing support post course with Julie via email and Facebook Group
  • Group practise afternoons twice monthly in Forster provide an opportunity for you to come along, practise and reconnect with Reiki, meet like-minded people and experience healing through group discussion, meditations, Reiki treatments and Reiju.
  • The ability to continue your Reiki training with Okuden, Reiki Level 2 course if desired

Reiki Course Dates

2017 Dates for Shoden

  • February 17th & 18th 2018


Forster, NSW 2428

If you would like more information on courses before enrolling contact Julie 0404 470 571 or email