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HMI Advanced Training Courses – Modular Curriculum

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HMI’s Distance Learning Program is comprised of 54 individual 2-hour streaming videos. These lessons are organized into nine (09) Volumes, each containing six (06) lessons. Students must successfully pass a quiz for each streaming lesson before they can move on to the next lesson.

There are two comprehensive exams. The first exam is at the end of Volume 1 covering all 6 lessons in Volume 1. The second exam is at the end of Volume 9 covering all 48 lessons in Volumes 2 thru 9.

Each Volume comes complete with an HMI Student Workbook, containing the notes and supplemental written materials for that volume. All Workbooks are provided as downloadable PDF files.

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HMI Advanced Training Courses – Volumes 1 through 9

After successful completion of HMI’s Hypnosis 101 Course “Foundations in Hypnotherapy” (Volume 1), students are now prepared and eligible to enroll online in HMI’s Nationally Accredited Advanced Hypnotherapy Training program.

This advanced instruction is organized into 96 hours of streaming video (Volumes 2-9), plus PDF workbooks, quizzes, tutorial appointments and final exam.

All 9 volumes equal a grand total of 300 accredited clock hours of instruction and leads to HMI’s Accredited Diploma in Hypnotherapy.

Each of the 8 volumes in HMI’s Advanced Hypnotherapy Training Course contain six (6) 2-hour streaming video presentations, each featuring a different HMI Instructor.

Explore the comprehensive and exciting material listed below to fully appreciate this Nationally Accredited curriculum.

George Kappas, HMI Director

George J. Kappas
HMI Director, MA, LMFT

Welcome to HMI Online Distance Education. Celebrating my 40th year here at HMI, I am here to answer any questions you might have and help you discover how HMI can help you achieve your personal and professional goals. Just click our "Contact Us with Questions" button to let me know how we can assist you further.

HMI provide 2 options for you to begin your online distance hypnotherapy training for no cost or obligation.


Option 1: You can start right now by registering and completing the prerequisite Hypnosis in History course online.

Prerequisite and Registration


Option 2: If you have questions before starting your training, you are welcome to call the HMI Director at 1-747-287-7110 or...

HMI Student Comments

Hypno-Diagnostic Tools A
2024-04-13 at 5:33 AM Pacific Time

I found this class to be informative.
L.K. from Stavanger, Rogaland, NO


Clinical Case Presentation Volume 6
2024-04-12 at 7:03 PM Pacific Time

Great case presentation. These are great!
M.M. from Minneapolis, Minnesota, US


ATC Final Exam
2024-04-12 at 6:25 PM Pacific Time

I was not prepared for this test.
H.L. from Medford, Oregon, US


Advertising and Promotion 2
2024-04-12 at 5:56 PM Pacific Time

i dont have any feedback at this moment.
S.F. from Brownsville, Texas, US


Advertising and Promotion
2024-04-12 at 3:28 PM Pacific Time

I dont have any feedback at the moment.
S.F. from Brownsville, Texas, US


Emotional Freedom Technique
2024-04-12 at 12:48 PM Pacific Time

I loved the practical nature of this lesson. EFT is something I will incorporate right away!
M.M. from Minneapolis, Minnesota, US


Emotional and Physical Sexuality 2
2024-04-12 at 12:16 PM Pacific Time

This course was helpful in gaining increased insight into how the E&P model is used in understanding behaviors.
N.C. from Massillon, Ohio, US


Ericksonian Hypnosis
2024-04-12 at 11:37 AM Pacific Time

Good lesson. Interesting to learn about Eriksonian hypnosis. Definitely interested in learning more about how to use the techniques!
M.B. from Chicago, Illinois, US


Clinical Case Presentation Volume 8
2024-04-11 at 9:01 PM Pacific Time

I dont have any feedback at this moment.
S.F. from Brownsville, Texas, US


Therapeutic Imagery 2
2024-04-11 at 8:06 PM Pacific Time

I really enjoyed this lesson and Cheryl's teaching style. Excited to keep learning more about therapeutic imagery.
S.V. from Julian, California, US


Therapeutic Journaling
2024-04-11 at 6:33 PM Pacific Time

i do not have any feedback.
S.F. from Brownsville, Texas, US


Business Practices
2024-04-11 at 4:02 PM Pacific Time

Business Practices has been helpful. I was in private practice for 10 plus years. It will better prepare me to start up a new private practice.
H.L. from Medford, Oregon, US


Neuro Linguistic Programming 2
2024-04-11 at 10:48 AM Pacific Time

Interesting topic, but complex and somewhat theoretical.
M.B. from Chicago, Illinois, US


HMI School Catalog 300 Hours

Diploma in Hypnotherapy

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