Online Classes

Welcome to the Academy!

Rev. Culbertson now offers private one-on-one classes on a variety of New Thought, New Age, Religious, and Metaphysical topics. Successful completion of a course leads to a physical certificate of completion signed by Rev. Culbertson. More courses are being added each month, keep checking back for new courses.

Please note: Please read each course description carefully. Some courses require the purchase of books or materials in addition to the tuition fee. Also, not every course is done in the same format. Some require Skype/Facetime conferencing and others simply your phone.

When you sign up and pay for a course you will be contacted within 24 hours by Rev. Culbertson so you can set up a schedule with him. It’s very important to pick a day and time that you can commit to each week for the duration of your course as there are no refunds for any reason, including missing a class. All course tuition must be paid in full prior to a course starting. You will be given the appropriate Skype/Facetime/Phone number to use for your course at this time.

Tarot 101

Format: Private Skype/Facetime/Zoom Sessions Once a Week
Length: 6 weeks. Two hour class a week.
Prerequisites: You need a Rider/Waite Deck.
Cost: $120
Note: A certificate of completion is mailed upon finishing the course, turning in the required homework, and taking and passing the final exam.

Syllabus
1. Aces, Tarot Myths, Elements, Caring for the Cards, Card a Day Spread
2. Court Cards, Simplified Cross Spread
3. Majors 1, Modified Celtic Cross Spread
4. Majors 2, Yes/No Spread, Live Observed Practice Session
5. Minors 1, Advanced Celtic Cross Spread, Live Observed Practice Session
6. Minors 2, Live Observed Practice Session

Course Description
The meanings of all the cards are discussed as well as the many uses of the cards. Several spreads are explored including the astrological and year at a glance layout. A variety of practice methods are used throughout the course. Towards the end of the course live observed practice sessions are engaged in where the student has the opportunity to read some of John’s own clients and get feedback from both John and the client throughout the reading. By the end of the course, students will be able to do simple and accurate readings using their cards.

$120

Basic Numerology

Numerology Life Path MeaningsFormat: Private Skype/Facetime/Zoom Sessions Once a Week
Length: 5 weeks. One hour and a half class a week.
Prerequisites: None, but you’ll need pen/paper/calculator
Cost: $75
Note: A certificate of completion is mailed upon finishing the course, turning in the required homework, and taking and passing the final exam.

Syllabus
1. Number Meanings: 1-9 and master numbers 11, 22, 33
2. Birthday Numerology: Life Path, Personal Year, Birthday, Critical Year
3. Name Numerology: Personality, Soul Urge, Heart’s Desire
4. Maturity Number, Karmic Debt, Challenges
5. Wrapping Up/Practice/Q&A

Course Description
Explore the meanings of the numbers and how to use them to interpret basic numerological chart information.

$75

Astrology 101

Format: Private Phone Sessions Once a Week
Length: 12 weeks. One two hour class a week.
Prerequisites: None, but you may want to become familiar with asstro.com
Cost: $240
Note: A certificate of completion is mailed upon finishing the course, turning in the required homework, and taking and passing the final exam.

Syllabus
1. Aries/Mars/1st House
2. Taurus/Venus/2nd House
3. Gemini/Mercury/3rd House
4. Cancer/Moon/4th House
5. Leo/Sun/5th House
6. Virgo/6th House
7. Libra/7th House
8. Scorpio/Pluto/8th House
9. Sagittarius/Jupiter/9th House
10. Capricorn /Saturn/10th House
11. Aquarius/Uranus/11th House
12. Pisces/Neptune/12th House

Course Description
Learn the basics of astrology! Explore how to create computerized natal (birth) charts and learn how to use the basic astrological language in interpreting and understanding them. No math knowledge is required.

$240

Psychic Development

What You Learn in Psychic DevelopmentFormat: Private Skype/Facetime/Zoom Sessions Once a Week
Length: 16 weeks. One two hour class a week.
Prerequisites: None, but you will need three notebooks!
Recommended Books: Improve Your Intuition and Psychic Self Defense and Protection
Cost: $320
Note: A certificate of completion is mailed upon finishing the course, turning in the required homework, and taking and passing the final exam.

Syllabus
1. How psychic abilities work, positive thinking, psychic vs parapsychologist
2. Meditation and Telepathy and Remote Viewing
3. Psychic Protection
4. Chakras
5. Mantras and Practical Telepathy
6. Psychic Healing and Past Life Recall
7. Seeing Auras and Energy
8. Feeling Auras and Thoughtforms
9. Feeling and reading the Aura
10. Reading the Aura for Health
11. Psychometry and Trance
12. Guides/Spirit Teachers and Pendulums
13. Eliminating Fears/Trauma and Automatic Writing
14. Scrying
15. Astral Travel
16. Review/Q&A

Course Description
Learn to develop, improve, and control your psychic abilities. This four-month course is a great foundation for those wanting to go on and do professional psychic work or explore other areas in metaphysics. You’ll learn the skills needed to both improve and gain control over your life as well as develop a basic understanding of many areas of New Age philosophy. Meditation, telepathy, remote viewing, spirit guides, psychic protection, and auras are but a few of the many topics explored in this fast-paced course.

$320

Metaphysical Philosophy 1

Format: Private Phone Sessions Once a Week
Length: 12 weeks. A single one-hour class weekly.
Prerequisites: None
Cost: $120

Syllabus
1. Attracting Prosperity
2. Conscious Success
3. Action for Happiness
4. Mastering Weakness
5. Establishing a Positive Attitude
6. Winning the Game of Life
7. Mystical Self-Direction
8. Mind Magnetism
9. Channeling God Power
10. Eliminating the Negative
11. Mind Treatments
12. Handling Problems

Course Description
Metaphysical Philosophy is the study of spiritual principles and laws and how to use them to improve and better life. These courses incorporate affirmations and prayers along with lectures, experimentation, and discussion to give students a solid foundation in metaphysical/spiritual counseling.

$120

Metaphysical Philosophy 2

Format: Private Phone Sessions Once a Week
Length: 12 weeks. A single one-hour class weekly.
Prerequisites: Metaphysical Philosophy 1
Cost: $120

Syllabus
1. Establishing Positive Patterns
2. Visualization
3. Mechanics of Success
4. Power of Meditation
5. Reversing Negative Trends
6. Mental Rebirth
7. Laws of Success
8. Mind Science
9. ESP for Happiness
10. Diet and Sex
11. New Consciousness
12. Transformation

Course Description
Metaphysical Philosophy is the study of spiritual principles and laws and how to use them to improve and better life. These courses incorporate affirmations and prayers along with lectures, experimentation, and discussion to give students a solid foundation in metaphysical/spiritual counseling.

$120

Metaphysical Philosophy 3

Format: Private Phone Sessions Once a Week
Length: 12 weeks. A single one-hour class weekly.
Prerequisites: Metaphysical Philosophy 2
Cost: $120
Note: A certificate of completion is mailed upon finishing all three Metaphysical Philosophy courses, turning in the required homework, and taking and passing the final exam.

Syllabus
1. Opening All Mental Channels
2. Understanding Cosmic Telepathy
3. Practicing Awareness
4. Sensitivity Training
5. YES, I CAN!
6. Reaction Control
7. Motivation
8. Positive Conditioning
9. Overcoming
10. Manifesting
11. Self-Belief
12. Metaphysical Principles of Happiness

Course Description
Metaphysical Philosophy is the study of spiritual principles and laws and how to use them to improve and better life. These courses incorporate affirmations and prayers along with lectures, experimentation, and discussion to give students a solid foundation in metaphysical/spiritual counseling.

$120

An Overview of Metaphysical Healing

Energy Healing BasicsFormat: Private Phone/Zoom Sessions Once a Week
Length: 6 weeks. A one and a half-hour class weekly.
Prerequisites: None
Cost: $120

Syllabus
1.  Metaphysical Healing Basics
2.  Psychic Healing/Long Distance Healing
3.  An Introduction to Reiki
4.  Healing with Angels
5.  An Introduction to Quantum Touch and Shamanic Healing
6. An Introduction to Healing with Magick (Incense, Candles, Stones, Astrology, etc…)

Course Description
An Overview of Metaphysical Healing is a six week crash course in healing modalities within the New Age and Metaphysical fields. While the course can be taken by phone or zoom video conferencing, the student will get more out of the zoom sessions. Start with some basic psychological and Science of Mind theory in healing and then dive into some psychic or energy healing. Following that the student be introduced to the Japanese art of Reiki and then proceed to study Angelic Healing. The final two sessions covers an exploration of shamanic healing and healing with magick.

$120

Intermediate Tarot Reading

Year at a Glance Email Tarot Reading

Format: Private Skype/Facetime/Zoom Sessions Once a Week
Length: 4 weeks. Two hour class a week.
Prerequisites: Tarot 101
Cost: $80
Note: A certificate of completion is mailed upon finishing the course, turning in the required homework, and taking and passing the final exam.

Syllabus
1. Astrology and the Tarot – Astrological House Spread – Live Observed Practice Session
2. Year at a Glance Spread – Live Observed Practice Session
3. Tarot and Past Lives – Reading Past Lives in the Tarot – Live Observed Practice Session
4. Creating Your Own Spreads – Q/A – Comprehensive Review

Course Description
This course builds on the foundation which was created in the Tarot 101 course. Over the course of a month you’ll dive into new and advanced spreads (the astrological spread and the year at a glance spread) and learn techniques for exploring the past lives of clients. You’ll end the month through a comprehensive review of everything learned thus far from Tarot 101 to the present and be given ample time to ask your own questions as well as explore the how and why of creating your own spreads.

$80

A Year and a Day – Solitary Wicca Training

Can You do the LBRP Anywhere?Format: Combination of Private Phone and Zoom Sessions.
Length: 1 Year. A single one hour session a week.
Prerequisites: None
Cost: $497
Note: A certificate of completion is mailed upon finishing the course, turning in the required homework, and taking and passing the final exam. Additionally, an initiation is performed on those who desire it.

Syllabus
Due to the nature of the course and how it is tailored to the individual, there is no concrete syllabus. You can get an idea of some of the topics covered by glancing at the syllabuses of other courses. Other topics to be included in this course are Major Sabbat Holidays, Esbats (Full Moon Rituals), How to Cast a Magick Circle, choosing patron gods/goddesses, creating your book of shadows, spell work, legend/lore, and nature reverence to name a few.

Course Description
Want to go to Hogwarts? No, seriously…. would you like to learn to be a witch or a wizard? Do you want to study psychic ability and magick? Would you like to be in tune with the natural cycles of our world? Do you want to learn and practice a spiritual path that has been around for ages, dating back to before the birth of Christ? A Year and a Day was (and still is in some cases) the traditional time period it took for a student to study the first degree in most Wicca traditions. Allow Rev. John Culbertson, a metaphysical and interfaith minister, to lead you down the path of magick, mystery, and earth based reverence while introducing you to the major pagan holidays, the full moon celebrations, and the ritualistic magick that is part of the pagan world. Learn to tap into the invisible planes and worlds and learn to be your own most trusted guide in this physical world. Reclaim your personal power and forge a new identity! This fun and immersive course combines elements of other courses along with information and instruction in pagan and magick lore.

$497

Prosperity Now!

How to Attract Money with Law of Attraction

Format: Private Phone Sessions
Length: 6 weeks. One and a half hour class per week.
Prerequisites: None
Cost: $25 Registration Fee + 10% of Unexpected Income During The Course

Syllabus
1. Opening Prayer. What is prosperity? What is abundance? The Golden Rule of Manifesting – aka the Law of Attraction. Prosperity Prayer. Week 1 Exercises and Homework.
2. Opening Prayer. Homework Review. The Law of Circulation. Tithing. How to treat money. Prosperity Prayer. Week 2 Exercises and Homework.
3. Opening Prayer. Homework Review. Guilt. Poverty/Negativity in Life as Punishment. Clearing Guilt through Forgiveness. Prosperity Prayer. Week 3 Exercises and Homework.
4. Opening Prayer. Homework Review. The importance of clarity. Prosperity Prayer. Week 4 Exercises and Homework.
5. Opening Prayer. Homework Review. You as CEO. The value of journaling and storytelling. Prosperity Prayer. Week 5 Exercises and Homework.
6. Opening Prayer. Homework Review. Questions and Answers. Prosperity Prayer.

Course Description
This course is designed to help you gain a better grasp on the metaphysical laws and practices governing prosperity and abundance creation. In this six weeks, you will learn the techniques, methods, and thought processes associated with prosperity and abundance creation and manifestation. The registration fee is purposely low so that anyone who wants to learn more about and practice these concepts may do so. The additional 10% of unexpected income is paid only when it occurs.

$25