Diploma in Practical Spirituality & Wellness

September 2020 — April 2021
Sarah Jane Williamson & William Bloom

 Ofqual Register: Crossfields Institute Level 3  
 Qual No: 601/8673/2 Sector Subject Area: Health and Social Care 


Diploma Overview click here


Dates  POSTPONED — NEW DATES TO BE ARRANGED All weekends 10am—5pm; non-residential.


Abbey House, Glastonbury
This is a lovely venue with its own large garden looking down to the abbey. Has its own private parking. For a 1-minute Youtube video looking at Abbey House click here  


You have two very experienced educators both of whom were involved in the development of this qualification.


William Bloom is the founder/director of the Spiritual Companions Trust and author of many pioneering books including ‘The Power of Modern Spirituality’ and ‘The Endorphin Effect’.


Sarah Jane Williamson is currently CEO of the Mare and Foal Sanctuary. She has extensive experience of spirituality and health.






£250 deposit ensures your place. 


Staggered payments can be arranged for you. Please enquire.


There are no bursaries but concessions are available depending on circumstances, especially for engaged activists under 35 in employment in the education, health and campaigning sectors. Please enquire.


All enquiries and payments are made via our administrator, Diana Brown, who has also taken the course. She can be emailed at


To Apply


Participants must be 18 or over. While there are no formal academic requirements, relevant life and/or professional experience is a prerequisite. A relevant CV is required as part of the application process. We are particularly keen that students demonstrate their emotional literacy and a welcoming attitude to diversity and self-management.


Please send us via email — — your answers to these enquiries:
— What do you hope to gain from this course?
— What set you on the path of personal/spiritual development?
— Who and what are your significant influences – teachers, books, events and experiences?
— Having completed the course and gained accreditation how might you take this approach forward in your personal and work life.


At the same time also submit a mainstream CV with your date of birth (required by Ofqual), your full contact details and the name you want to appear on your qualification certificate.


Policies, Refunds Etc


You will find all our relevant policies click here


Diploma Overview click here




Where to Stay




Glastonbury has many B&Bs and hotels, including a Travelodge and Premier Inn on the outskirts. All of them are within walking distance.


We do not recommend any in particular because we do not know your budget and taste.

You will find them all listed here:


There are many ways to get to Glastonbury.

You will find information about all of them on the same website:


Support & Advice

Do you have a question about your spiritual path? Would you like to connect with a local Spiritual Companion or group? We welcome enquiries and invite you to contact us or perhaps you would like to find a Spiritual Companion?.

Find an SC  


A group of Spiritual Companions have a private access visit to Stonehenge.

Watch Our Latest Videos

We are producing videos to support our students and our work. They will give you a taste of our approach.

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There are many benefits to becoming a Spiritual Companion – for you and the community you serve.

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