Foundation Level Course

Foundation Level Course

This Foundation Course offers you a perfect introduction to the subject and would be ideal for :

  • The total beginner wanting to learn the basics of hypnosis and hypnotherapy
  • Those wanting to “test the water”, so to speak and discover if becoming a hypnotherapist is something they would like to pursue, before committing to the full Diploma Course
  •  Those wanting to add hypnosis to their skill set in their existing work

The 4-day Foundation Course, held over two weekends, incorporates a blend of both theory and practical applications and is equivalent to the first two modules of the full Diploma Course. On completion of this Foundation Course you will be awarded a National Hypnosis Training Academy Certificate.  

Should you decide to continue your training with us by signing up to our full  Hypnotherapy Diploma Course, the initial investment in the Foundation Course will be deducted off the cost of the diploma course.

Who is eligible to attend?​

  • You must be at least 18 years old
  • No formal requirements needed to attend as this is a beginners’ course
  • You must have a desire to learn
  • Your attendance does NOT oblige you to sign up for any other training


What will I learn on the course?​

The Foundation Course will cover the first 2 modules of the full Diploma Course and will include a selection of both theory and practical elements, including:  

  • A brief history of hypnosis
  • What hypnosis is and isn’t
  • The use of voice, pitch and tone
  • Stages of hypnosis
  • Rapport building
  • The different states of mind
  • Conscious vs Unconscious
  • Learning styles and preferences
  • What are suggestibility tests
  • Hypnosis inductions
  • Simple Eye Closure
  • Progressive Muscle Relaxation
  • Working with distractions
  • Emerging from trance
  • The use of scripts
  • Adapting and writing scripts
  • Suggestions
  • Deepening techniques
  • Countdown scripts
  • Abreactions and contraindications
  • Ego boosting suggestions
  • Favourite place of relaxation
  • Hypnosis myths and misconceptions
  • Self-Hypnosis