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NO previous experience needed! 

with The National Guild of Hypnotists (NGH)

If you answer YES, this could be the career for you!
  • Have you often been told you are easy to talk to?

  • Do you have a passion for helping people heal and grow?

  • Are you confident and comfortable meeting and talking to strangers

  • Have you always been fascinated by human behavior and what makes people tick?

  • Do you dream about the freedom to choose your own working hours?

  • Are you comfortable with financial and professional success?


Questions to ask yourself;

  • Am I genuinely interested in the human mind and behavior?

  • Do I enjoy helping others overcome challenges?

  • Am I comfortable with responsibility and ethical considerations?

  • Am I patient and empathetic?

  • Am I open-minded and adaptable?

  • Can I handle challenging situations and setbacks?

  • Am I prepared for the business aspects of running a hypnotherapy practice?

  • Are you prepared to handle marketing, scheduling, and administrative tasks?

Learn These Valuable Skills

3. MARKETING + BRANDING For Your Private Practice


Through this comprehensive hypnosis training, upon successful completion you will become a Certified Member of the National Guild of Hypnotists (NGH), the oldest and largest professional hypnosis organization in the world (est.1951). 

The course covers hypnosis theory, techniques + practice and includes the complete curriculum for a professional career in hypnosis, developed and certified by the National Guild of Hypnotists (NGH), the oldest and largest professional hypnosis organization in the world with members across the USA and in more than 65 other countries around the globe.


This NGH certification consists of 100 hours of training: supervised classroom instruction and homework + self study. Training is scheduled over 9 days (8 hours each day)


I will also supplement the NGH core curriculum with my own methods, insights + materials obtained over years of successful practice.

TUITION FEE for full training, all training materials, certification fees and 1 year free membership to the NGH $2,495. 

EARLY BIRD - $1995. SAVE $500 by paying before July 15, 2024

Tax-deductible; Educational expenses including registration fees, tuition, travel, meals and lodging for courses taken to improve or maintain skills required in employment or business. The full tuition has to be paid before class. (Please contact me HERE if you require assistance in this area) All course materials and certificates are included.

FYI - most credit cards offer financing to split up payments on larger purchases.

Hypnosis is a profession in demand, and a powerful alternative, holistic therapy that is quickly becoming recognized as one as the most effective therapies available.

Hypnosis is rapidly gaining recognition for its effectiveness in promoting mental, emotional, and physical well-being. As society increasingly seeks natural and non-invasive approaches to healing and personal growth, the demand for skilled hypnotists continues to rise.

As a certified hypnotist, you have the opportunity to make a meaningful impact on the lives of others while building a rewarding career in a field that is both fulfilling and in high demand.

World-class hypnosis training in-person with dozens of case studies and hypnosis sessions with clients, live with over 100 hours of teaching + practice.

You will receive hands-on instruction through interactive workshops, practical exercises, and live demonstrations, where you'll gain the knowledge, confidence, and practical skills needed to excel in the field of hypnosis. In-person training provides a dynamic learning environment where you can ask questions, receive personalized feedback, and connect with fellow students who share your passion for personal development and helping others. 

As a certified hypnotist, in every hypnosis session you will help people tap into their subconscious mind and guide them towards their desired goals. 


By utilizing proven hypnosis techniques, you'll empower individuals to overcome obstacles, break through limiting beliefs, and cultivate positive change in their lives. Your role as a certified hypnotist is to facilitate transformative experiences that lead to lasting improvements in well-being and fulfillment. Through your expertise, compassion, and dedication to client-centered care, you'll be instrumental in helping people achieve profound shifts in mindset, behavior, and life satisfaction.

Become a Certified Hypnotist 

Being a certified hypnotist through the National Guild of Hypnotists (NGH) is a rewarding profession.  Whether you are adding hypnosis to an existing practice, pursuing a new career as a Certified Hypnotist, or are on a more personal journey to help yourself, the NGH curriculum offered here at The Good Light Hypnosis is designed to provide a complete approach. 

who should take this training? 

Someone wanting a new career:  Looking for an exciting and rewarding career change? Starting a new career as a hypnotist can be  both personally fulfilling as well as professionally rewarding. By investing time and effort into your training and development, you can embark on a journey to help others harness the power of their

Medical Professionals: Mental health professionals, including therapists, counselors + social workers who want to add to, and enhance their skills. Doctors, nurses, chiropractors, naturopaths and other healthcare professionals may seek hypnosis training to complement their medical practice. Hypnosis can be used as an adjunctive therapy for pain management, stress reduction, and addressing psychosomatic conditions.

Coaches and Consultants: Life coaches, performance coaches, and business consultants may find hypnosis training beneficial for helping their clients achieve personal and professional goals. Hypnosis techniques can be used to enhance motivation, improve focus, and overcome limiting beliefs.

Educators and Trainers: Teachers, trainers, and educators may incorporate hypnosis training into their toolkit to enhance learning and facilitate behavior change in students and participants. Hypnosis can be used to improve concentration, memory retention, and academic performance.


Alternative and Complementary Practitioners: Practitioners of alternative and complementary therapies, such as yoga practitioners, massage therapists, acupuncturists, energy healers, can integrate hypnosis techniques into their holistic approach to healing + wellness.


Individuals Interested in Personal Development: Anyone interested in personal development, self-improvement, and exploring the power of the mind will benefit from hypnosis training. Learning hypnosis techniques can help you gain greater self-awareness, overcome obstacles, and unlock your full potential.


Curious Individuals: This Hypnosis training course is open to anyone with a genuine curiosity about hypnosis and its applications. Whether you're seeking personal enrichment, career advancement, or simply want to explore a fascinating subject, hypnosis training can be a rewarding experience.

Regardless of background, anyone interested in becoming a hypnotist should ensure that they enroll in a reputable training program led by experienced instructors.

Additionally, maintaining ethical standards and adhering to legal regulations governing hypnosis practice is essential for aspiring hypnotists.



For those interested in the certification training,
ANYONE with a high school diploma can register today!

The Certification training is educational and experiential, with case studies, hypnosis demos, supervised practice and live sessions with volunteer clients.

View curriculum below.

What you'll learn

What you'll learn
  • Exactly what hypnosis is and is not

  • A brief history of Hypnosis

  • The hard science of Hypnosis and how it works within the brain

  • Who can be hypnotized and who can’t

  • How to determine the best way to work with a client, using suggestibility tests.

  • How to help every client enter the state of hypnosis

  • The most advanced hypnotic inductions

  • Powerful deepening techniques

  • How to use convincers to get maximum results

  • How to develop suggestions + scripts

  • Incredibly powerful hypnotic techniques that get results

  • How to develop session structures for: self-hypnosis, stress relief, self-esteem & self-confidence, sports, weight release, smoking cessation, managing discomfort, working with unnecessary fears + more

Core Competencies

Affect Bridge
How to Emerge a Client
Business Structure
Online Booking/Payments
Client Retention/Referrals
Recording Sessions
Advertising, Social Media
Building Rapport
Client Motivation
Suggestibility/Depth Scale
Client Goals

Legislation and Ethics
Deepening Techniques


Benefits of Hypnosis

History of Hypnosis

Defining Hypnosis

Ethics and Standards

Occupational Susceptibilities

Legalities of Practicing

Healing Modality of Hypnosis

Client Setup

Session Structure

Client Boundaries

Future Pacing

Smoking, Stress, Weight-loss + MORE

Writing Personalized Scripts

Focusing Techniques


Relaxing Imagery Approaches

Overload Technique

Progressive Relaxation

Direct Suggestions

Motivational Strategies


Client Abreactions

Hypnosis Pre-Talk

Interview and Assessment

1. How to Hypnotize - A three-step classical hypnotic induction procedure is introduced and demonstrated. 


2. Methods of Awakening - Ordinary and gradual awakening methods are shown. Participants practice a self-hypnosis induction and awaken themselves.

3. Depth Stages of Hypnosis - Participants are introduced to the depth stages of hypnosis and the criteria for judging trance depth.


4. Hypnotic Miscellaneous - Mechanical aids and post-hypnotic suggestion are introduced. Deepening techniques and topics such as negative word traps and unethical posthypnotic suggestions are discussed.


5. Self-Hypnosis Training - Participants will learn the rationale for using self-hypnosis and how it can influence all phases of their lives. In addition, they will be introduced to the world of “suggestion,” and learn important criteria for formulating action suggestions.


6. Advanced Induction Techniques - The steps necessary to perform an effective progressive relaxation induction are demonstrated. 


7. Recognition and Classification of Clients - An in-depth discussion of the qualification of subjects, including common fallacies we encounter, occupational susceptibility, age, and susceptibility of highly impressionable and emotional people.


8. Favorable and Unfavorable influences and Dangers of Hypnosis - In this segment, we discuss the influences of light and color, of temperature, of odors, of music and sound, of quiet and the influence of emotions and its effect on inducing hypnosis.


9. Suggestibility Testing/Hypnotic Induction Techniques - The purpose and types (authoritarian and permissive) are discussed, demonstrated and practiced. Scripts will be provided for all of the induction procedures. Practical hints that influence hypnotic suggestibility. Supervised practice.

10. Your Hypnotism Practice and How It Should Be Structured - The varied possibilities and options open to enhance a profitable hypnotism practice are explored. This includes marketing one’s private practice.  Ethical and legal considerations are also discussed.

What you'll receive

100 hours in person training + self study time

Live Demos ​

Real session practice with volunteer clients

Hypnotherapy Manuals


Hypnosis Client Forms


An NGH Membership Card

Practice Sessions to build your skills


Tips & Strategies on Building Your Website

NGH Hypnosis Continuing Education Units


An NGH Business Listing to advertise your new hypnosis business

One-year membership + Certification with the (NGH) National Guild of Hypnotists

Hypnosis/ Hypnotherapy Scripts. All basic scripts you’ll need to start working with clients: Smoking Cessation, Weight Release, Pain Management, Ego Strengthening, Self-Confidence + more! 


Additionally you will learn how to write your own scripts. 

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  • NGH Practice Building DVD Pack

  • Interviews with Renown Consulting Hypnotists 

  • How to Build a Successful Practice

  • Getting Started in Business 

  • From Scratch on a Shoestring by Arthur Leidecker 

  • Master Marketing Book by Don Mottin

  • Hypnotic Recollections by Dr. Dwight F. Damon

  • Understanding Psychology Book

  • HYPNOmotivation Success Guide

  • 11 X 14 Certificate from the National Guild of Hypnotists

  • The Journal of Hypnotism (4 per year)

  • The Hypno-Gram (4 per year)

  • NGH Video Rental Catalog

  • Resources Guide​


Established in 1950, the Guild has grown to over 15,000 members, with over 100 local chapters in 73 different countries. A growing percentage of our members have academic credentials in other fields, including medicine, psychology, counseling and nursing. The National Guild of Hypnotists has been acknowledged, even by other professional hypnotism groups, as the number one association in the field.

As a professional, certified member of the Guild, you will receive an impressive 10.5″ x 13″ certificate and an embossed wallet ID card, indicating your credentials and membership in the prestigious NGH.


Certified Membership requires a minimum of 100 hours of training. (Equal to 2 college semesters)

To ensure members stay informed of all issues affecting their profession, all receive the Hypno-Gram newsletter and the acclaimed Journal of Hypnotism, quarterly.Year-round continuing education seminars and workshops on a wide spectrum of subjects are scheduled. Opportunities are presented to sharpen skills, in the art and science of hypnotism, and in the areas of marketing + managing successful practices.

Q + A

What's a typical Certified Hypnotist Salary?

The national average for a single hypnosis session is $100+ per session.  

Do you offer a payment plan?

Most, if not all credit cards offer financing on larger purchases. If you need something else yes, please contact me to discuss.

If I miss a day (or more) of class, can I make it up?

If you miss any class time, you will not graduate with your current class as there will be no additional time added into the schedule for missed class time. You will have to make it up in the next offered training class.

How large are the classes?

Class sizes are limited to 8 to ensure each student receives ample attention and time with the instructor.

How do I enroll?

Once you fill out the intake form I will contact you to schedule a virtual meeting. Once you have been accepted into the program and after payment is received, consider yourself enrolled!

What's the best way to reach out if I have additional questions? 

You can send me an email HERE

Can anyone be a hypnotist? 

YES! This hypnosis training is open to those who complete the application and who are accepted into the program. A virtual consult with the instructor Kristina Le Claire is mandatory before acceptance. No previous degrees or training is necessary!

What qualities make a good hypnotist?

Many qualities lend to being an excellent hypnotist. Having a positive and caring nature, possessing good problem solving abilities and creative imagination, as well as a calm stable personality and soothing voice. High standard of ethics are also essential (Please review NGH standard of ethics here).

refund Policy

Places on the courses are limited;

  1. Once your place on has been confirmed you will be liable for the full course fee.

  2. Courses canceled earlier than 21 days prior to the start of the course: 100 percent of the balance of the course fee will be refunded.

  3. Courses canceled later than 21 days prior to the start of the course: no refund of the balance of the course fee will be made. You may carry the balance to the next offered course.

TUITION FEE for full training, all training materials, certification fees and 1 year free membership to the NGH $2,495. 

EARLY BIRD - $1995. SAVE $500 by paying before July 15, 2024

Tax-deductible; Educational expenses including registration fees, tuition, travel, meals and lodging for courses taken to improve or maintain skills required in employment or business. Tuition to be paid in full before class. (Please contact me HERE if you require assistance in this area) All course materials, certificates and 1 year free membership to the NGH is included.  FYI - most credit cards offer financing to split up payments on larger purchases.




Phone: 519-697-8066

Training Dates

August 6-9

August 12-16

Classes are a mix of in person + self study.  

Location: London, ON

Class Schedule
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