About the Instructor
Kelly Surtees is a counselling astrologer and writer who splits her time between Sydney, Australia and Toronto, Canada. She is an inspiring teacher, who loves to share astrology with students and clients. With more than 15 years in private practice, Kelly is experienced, warm, friendly and insightful. Kelly’s passion for astrology is infectious, and her intention with every course is to help students like you deepen their understanding of astrology. Past students of Kelly’s are using astrology to help others around the world. Kelly teaches with a traditional focus, grounding ancient philosophy into modern life. You’ll learn how to express the language of the sky clearly and with purpose. Kelly's insight and knowledge is matched by her skill as a clear, accessible teacher. You’ll have fun, learn and grow as a person by studying with Kelly.
About This Course
Unlock the secret language of the sky in this beginner astrology class with Kelly Surtees.
This beginner astrology class is the start of your journey to interpret an astrology chart.
Starting at the very beginning, students learn the houses and signs in depth, including things like modes and elements. Along the way, in our live discussions, we will explore some of the philosophies behind astrology.
Kelly's Level 1 course introduces you to the stage (the houses) and the backdrop (the signs) of the birth chart. By the end of this course you’ll be able to demonstrate which houses are dominant in your horoscope and explain how this affects your life.
You will be able to determine which Zodiac signs influence things like your finances, relationships and career, and start to understand your natural responses in different situations. You’ll also encounter some of the famous faces throughout history who have worked with astrology as a tool for insight, understanding and transformation.
Dates: Weekly Live Class
- Toronto/New York/Florida (eastern): Monday nights, 7pm – 8.30pm. Monday May 1, 8, 15, 22, 29, June 5
- Seattle/Vancouver/Los Angeles (pacific): Monday afternoons, 4pm – 5.30pm. Monday May 1, 8, 15, 22, 29, June 5
- Sydney, Australia: Tuesday mornings 9am – 10.30am. Tuesday May 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, June 6
**You do not have to attend the live class. The video recording will be available within 24 hours of the live class so you can take the course even if the live times don’t work for you. You will be able to send Kelly your questions through the online course discussion area.**
- all video and audio recordings
- homework and reading assignments reviewed by Kelly
- handouts and reading materials
- online access to course lessons doesn't expire
- online course platform tracks your progress through the lessons so when you login, you can jump in where you left off
- online course discussion area
- Six 90-minute classes
SPECIAL: This course is in progress, but you can sign up now and receive the downloads of the recorded classes to date and then catch up with us live at the next meeting.
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- Lesson 1 Instructions
- Pre-class Reading: Basic Concepts in Astrology
- Pre-class Reading: Science or Science Fiction?
- Handout: Basic Astrology Table
- Lesson 1 Video
- Handout: Calculating the Ascendant
- Homework for Week 1
- Homework Reading: History Overview
- Homework Reading: History Overview 2
- Homework Reading: Nature of Time
- Extra Reading: Uses of Astrology
- Bonus: Lesson 1 Audio