Course Description

Outline: Introducing the horoscope wheel; data; learning the glyphs; sign divisions (elements and modes); introducing the Big Three (Sun, Moon, ASC); exploring the zodiac signs; the luminaries (Sun and Moon) and the lunation cycle; introducing Mercury to Pluto.

Available: start any time from 4 November 2019; enrolment now open.

Live Q&A Dates

(all 7pm UK time; recorded; send in questions if unable to attend live):

  • Sunday 24 November 2019
  • Sunday 15 December 2019
  • Sunday 9 February 2020
  • Sunday 8 March 2020
  • Sunday 5 April 2020
  • Sunday 10 May 2020
  • Sunday 28 June 2020
  • Sunday 2 August 2020
  • Sunday 20 September 2020
  • Sunday 18 October 2020
  • Sunday 15 November 2020
  • Sunday 6 December 2020

Tutors: Frank Clifford, with additional videos from Kim Farley and Richard Swatton

Ideal if you are: a beginner; wanting to revise the basics or fill in the gaps; self-taught or have been reading about astrology for years but want to broaden/ground your knowledge and receive help filling in the gaps.

What’s included: Approximately 18 hours of pre-recorded videos (with tutor and presentation) and your pick of any/all 75 minute live (and recorded) Q&A sessions on Sunday evenings (UK time) – available for a year. You’ll receive articles to read (and a recommended reading list) and optional homework (allow a couple of hours for reading each week and a couple of hours to do the assignments).

The first run of this course (Nov 2019) will be released week-by-week. After this initial run, it will be available to view immediately and in its entirety.

Required course text: The Contemporary Astrologer’s Handbook by Sue Tompkins (Flare 2007) – available for purchase online or as an ebook.

Total Price: £255 (approx. US$312, €285, Can$415, AU$465, Turkish Lira 1820)

Technical Details: Available to view online with any device using an internet connection; videos are not available for download but the presentations and additional reading will be to download/printout.

Need any additional information?

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Phone: +44 (0) 208 402 7772 (office hours, M–F, 10am to 5pm UK time)

Frank welcomes you to the LSA Foundation course. 

Your Course Instructors

Frank Clifford

Senior Tutor

Frank Clifford has written a dozen books on astrology and palmistry, guest edited The Mountain Astrologer numerous times, and since 2001 has given over 1500 talks, lectures and seminars in over a dozen countries.

Kim Farley

Senior Tutor

Kim Farley has introduced astrology to a generation of astrologers since she began teaching in the late 1980s.

Richard Swatton

Senior Tutor

Richard Swatton is a highly experienced astrologer and psychotherapist based in Bristol, UK, who began studying traditional, horary and occult approaches to astrology in 1976.

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