A Three Term Online Introductory Certificate Course with John Green

Ideal for those wanting to learn the basics of psychological astrology or those interested in a foundation for other school’s diploma courses such as the one run by MISPA. This course is run as real time online tutorials. You will be able to interact with the tutor and other students, ask questions and watch the recorded sessions if you miss them or wish to revisit them.

Watch the video below for more information.

The recordings of each lesson are available to watch online 24/48 hours after the lesson finishes. It is also possible to complete the course by watching the recordings only. Our complete FAQ’s are here.

Outline of topics covered in course

Term 1 The Language of Astrology
Dates: Wednesday evenings, 27 September – 29 November 2023, Time: 19.00 – 21.00 GMT/BST
Introduction to Astrology
The Planets: Understanding the planets. The personal, social and collective planets
The Signs: The twelve signs of the zodiac
Polarity, elements and modality. The meanings of the planets in the signs

Term 2 The Dynamics of Astrology
Dates: Wednesday evenings, 24 January – 20 March 2024, Time: 19.00 – 21.00 GMT/BST
The Houses: The twelve houses, our areas of experience
The meaning of the planets in the houses
The Angles: MC/IC, ASC/DES and Angular Planets: Meeting the Outside World
Nodes and their interpretation
Aspects and Aspect Patterns: Bringing the Chart to Life

Term 3 The Cycles of Astrology
Dates: Wednesday evenings, 24 April – 26 June 2024, Time: 19.00 – 21.00 GMT/BST (No lesson 1st May)
Time – Linear and Cyclical
The Sun/Moon Relationship: Eclipses and Nodes
Introduction to Solar Returns
Transits, Progressions, Directions: Life cycles and the unfolding Horoscope
Introduction to Relationship Astrology, Synastry and Composite charts
Interpreting the chart as a whole

Students completing this three term course will be eligible to receive the CPA’s Certificate of Completion.

Cost: £275 per term, payable to The Centre for Psychological Astrology

Time Zones

Participants who need to check time zones can use the site here.


You will require a computer with a web browser, broadband connection and the Zoom application. In addition a headset for VOIP calls may be useful later in the course.

Full system requirements are given here.

Frequently Asked Questions and Terms & Conditions are here.

As the tutorials are in English you must have a good standard of the English language in order to participate

*Booking for the 2024/25 course will open in July*

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