Reiki Level I

Usui Shiki Ryoho Reiki Level I, (Shoden) First Degree Practitioner Certification

Reiki I & II Certification class 2020 © Stephen Bruno, Cedaredge, Colorado



Next Class & Location 

Reiki I class Saturday, November 13, 2021, in Cedaredge, Colorado.  To register click on Contact Stephen

Class Registration

To register for this limited space (2-4 students) class click on Contact Stephen.

Class Description

This class is designed to thoroughly teach The Usui System of Natural Healing. This certification class is a combination of lecture, discussion, and hands-on practical experience.  Additional practice after the class is necessary to gain the experience and confidence you need to embrace the Reiki Level I training and becoming a Reiki Practitioner.  Kindle your passions, stimulate your compassion and re-ignite your inner power by attending this certification class. Our lunch break (meal not provided) is 1 hour with restaurants 15 minutes and away from the training location. This class is held from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m in Cedaredge, Colorado. All sessions start promptly; ending time is approximate. Time for breaks is given. Upon completion of the class, participants will be certified as a Usui Shiki Ryoho Reiki Level I, (Shoden) First Degree Practitioner. Bring your massage table if you have one.

Registration Fees

The fee for the Usui Shiki Ryoho Reiki Level I, (Shoden) First Degree Practitioner Certification Class is $150. Combined when you also take Reiki II ($350) and with the current $100 discount, the total fee is $400. I accept a payment plan as needed. All military Veterans, first responders, and healthcare professionals receive a $50 discount to make things a little easier right now. This does not include the required latest edition of Reiki for Beginners: The Reiki “First Degree” manual which you can purchase at Shoden First Degree

Additionally, you can purchase a 25”x38” Reiki Hand Positions Wall Poster for treating others and yourself at Hand Position Chart Also the opportunity to attend any additional Usui Reiki Level I Practitioner classes, space permitting, for one year without a fee.

Prior to the class, you will receive an e-mail from me that provides you with a reminder of the date and times of the class. The location will also be included.  Thoughtful topics include what to consider eating and drinking prior to and during the class, what to wear, the value of drinking lots of water throughout the class and much more. Please read the information carefully and feel free to send me an e-mail or call me if you have any questions.


The lineage of your Reiki Master Teacher is an integral part of the Reiki Teachings. Among the handouts, that you receive in this class is my Reiki lineage in a chart form that shows you that my lineage leads back to Usui. My Reiki Master Teachers include Tana Hamiter, Claire Brossmann, and Mary Medicine Bear.

International Association of Reiki Professionals Special Benefits

As a Certified Reiki Master Teacher with The International Association of Reiki Professionals, my students will receive discounts and other benefits with your new IARP membership. IARP

Topics that are included in this one-day class:

Who was Mikao Usui?

The thorough history of Reiki, what it is, and how it works.

What Mikao Usui taught.

Latest updated Reiki history and background.

Mikao Usui Principles, Precepts, and Mindfulness.

Brief nature and science of Reiki.


Daily energy exercises.

Essence Balancing.

Byosen scanning.

Giving a Reiki treatment with hand positions both above and on the body.

How to do the full, Level I, hands-on Reiki treatment with a person on a massage table and seated.

Practice self-treatment hand positions.

Intuitive Reiki treatment approach.

Several of Usui’s original hand positions.

Giving a brief Reiki session.

Reiki self-treatments.

Bringing Reiki into your everyday life.

Preparing yourself to give Reiki treatment and, person to receive Reiki treatment.

Scanning the body’s energy.

Crystal ‘attunement’ and healing.

Balancing the Chakras.

Establishing a Reiki practice.

Reiki questions and answers.

Energy hygiene and sanitation, legal and ethical issues.

Reiki attunement/empowerment to Level I.

Guidelines for Reiki treatments.

Giving a Reiki treatment to yourself.

Using Reiki on plants, animals, and food.

Using Reiki in other areas of your life (job environment, events,

meetings, in the home, leisure activities).

What a Reiki lineage represents.

Legal Responsibilities as a Reiki Practitioner.

Establishing a Reiki practice and marketing.

Client information form and fees.

Using Reiki with other healing arts.

Certificate of Certification to Reiki Practitioner Level I.

Congratulations. You are now a certified Usui Shiki Ryoho Reiki Level I Practitioner.

2 comments on “Reiki Level I

  1. Barbara Paulsen says:

    I would be interested later in the fall. Please email me if you will be having classes in Sept or so at Barbara Paulsen

    Liked by 1 person

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