By successfully completing this course, you will:

  • Gain skills and knowledge in Palmistry
  • Be awarded the New Age Foundation Certificate in Mantic Arts

You can study this course from the comfort of your own home; in your own time and at your own pace; with helpful support and encouragement from our friendly tutors.

Course overview

Palmistry has been practised since the dawn of time. The ancient Chinese, Egyptians, Chaldeans and Indians all adapted the art to fit the needs of their cultures. Today, palmistry enjoys its status both as an art and science. In this course you will learn how to read character from the shape and form of the hand, thumb and fingers, and the essentials of prediction from the markings of the hand.


  • Lesson One
    • Introduction
      • Brief Background
      • Branches of Palmistry
      • Character and Personality
      • Predictive Markings
      • Fingerprints and Small Markings
      • Look at the Hands
  • Lesson Two
    • Getting Started
      • Hand Prints
      • The Magnifying Glass
      • The Basic Palm Map
      • Hand Shape
      • Finger Comparisons
  • Lesson
    • Three Worlds and Zones
      • The Three Worlds
      • The Meaning of the Phalanges
      • Digit Settings
      • Finger Shapes
      • The Thumb
  • Lesson Four
    • The Mounts
      • Assessing the Mounts
  • Lesson Five
    • The Major Lines
      • The Basic Meanings
      • Sensitivity
      • A Few Points about Lines
      • A Note about Timing
      • The Line of Life
      • The Line of Heart
      • The Line of Head
  • Lesson Six
    • The Minor Lines
      • The Line of Fate
      • The Line of Health
      • The Line of the Sun
      • The Girdle of Venus
      • Another Note about Timing
      • Line and Life-span
  • Lesson Seven
      • The Marks and Rings
      • Lines
      • Rings
      • Other Features
  • Lesson Eight
    • Palmistry Counselling
      • Come Into My Parlour
      • What Kind of Palmistry?
      • Career
      • I See a Tall Dark Handsome Stranger
      • Life Direction
      • Health
      • Practice Makes Perfect

Practical training

No practical training is required to complete this course.