About the School

The Wind & Water School of Feng Shui offers a dynamic, comprehensive 9-month professional certification program based on Black Sect Buddhist Feng Shui. Founded by Carole Hyder in 1998, hundreds of students have graduated as certified Feng Shui consultants.

Through this training program, you will become immersed in the theories of Feng Shui and be provided tools to help you achieve not only your own dreams, but also to facilitate the process with others as a certified professional.

The program includes both in-person classroom and distance learning to ensure that you have the opportunity to build relationships and fully absorb the material.

Training includes:

  • Regular support via teleseminars
  • Time to process information
  • Hands-on experiences with blueprints
  • Shadowing client appointments
  • Binder of information and handouts
  • Practice appointments with feedback from instructors
  • Smaller size classes to assure personal guidance
  • Ability to network with other Feng Shui professionals

Advanced training and online courses are also available.

Professional Certification Program with the Wind and Water School of Feng Shui

Become a certified Feng Shui professional and create balanced working and living environments for yourself and others. You can become a sought-after professional to help others create and set up sacred sanctuaries. Through this nine-month program, students are immersed in the theories of Black Sect Tantric Buddhist (BTB) Feng Shui. The material you learn will enable you to achieve not only your dreams and desires but also to facilitate the process with others as a certified professional.

Students begin this life-changing journey with classroom-based instruction in the Minneapolis area. This session enables you to meet your classmates, while introducing you to the fundamental theories of Feng Shui. From there, you delve deeper into the material through access to online videos and follow up teleseminars to review information and answer questions. There are two more in-person classroom sessions, with videos and teleseminars in between meetings.

The materials you receive over the course of the program are packed with information, personal stories and graphic examples to ensure an engaging experience.

What You Can Expect as a Result of the Training

    • Become a preferred authority on the power of Feng Shui
    • Find extraordinary ways to approach the issues in your own life using your home
    • Experience the satisfaction of offering life-changing advice to others
    • Bring valuable guidance to people struggling to find harmony in their home or office
    • Create a home that is a sanctuary and supports who you truly are
    • Help others create a sanctuary of their own
    • Discover the strength of your own intuition
    • Uncover the depth of your own spiritual power
    • Offer assistance to those moving into a new home
    • Be an influential force in the design of new construction
    • Be the catalyst in helping a business succeed
    • Find other heart-centered people who are on the same path
    • Define and develop your own personal Feng Shui style

Click here to listen to an informational call about the program.

Learn the fundamental theories of Feng Shui through the presentation and discussion of space evaluation, corrections and adjustments. You are provided hands-on experience by working with blueprints and experiencing private appointments. You will also be provided additional study in areas such as the five elements and I Ching. This journey includes classroom time, watching a series of videos, answering questionnaires and supporting teleseminars to support and foster learning.

About the Director(s)

Carole Hyder is an accomplished Feng Shui consultant, speaker, teacher and author. She has been a consultant since 1992, having studied with Professor Thomas Lin Yun and Roger Green, both master teachers in their respective philosophies. She has facilitated hundreds of residential and commercial consultations in both traditions.

Carole is founder and faculty at the Wind & Water School of Feng Shui, which provides professional training and is licensed by the State of Minnesota. She is also co-founder and former president of the Feng Shui Institute of the Midwest.

In addition to being featured in countless publications, she has written 3 books – Wind and Water: Your Personal Feng Shui Journey, Living Feng Shui: Personal Stories, and Conversations with Your Home: Guidance and Inspiration Beyond Feng Shui – and produced a DVD: The Science of Feng Shui: How and Why Feng Shui Works. She makes appearances on the KARE 11 Today TV show and in 2006, earned her Masters of Art degree from the University of Minnesota in East Asian Studies.

Carole travels internationally and has introduced thousands to the concepts of Feng Shui through classes and presentations.

Lisa McCue Janusz is a Feng Shui consultant, speaker and teacher. She graduated from the Wind & Water School of Feng Shui in 2006, after 10 years of personal studies in Feng Shui. She joined the School in 2007 as a consultant and now serves as faculty and registrar. She has studied with Professor Thomas Lin Yun and Khadro Crystal Chu Rinpoche and is a past board member of the Feng Shui Institute of the Midwest.

Additionally, Lisa has more than 15 years of strategic business communications and management experience within a broad range of industries. She received a Masters in Business Administration from the University of Arizona and a Bachelor of Arts in Communication from Arizona State University. Her past corporate positions have included marketing and communication, business development and strategy roles. She currently provides business consulting to companies in the Twin Cities and nationally through her own company.

901 West Minnehaha Parkway, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55419

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Choosing a Feng Shui certification course or training program is a personal decision.   What resonates with you may or may not be what resonates with another.  The diversity of the IFSG’s Feng Shui School Directory offers you the opportunity to find the “just right” program for you.  Schools offer Feng Shui training in a variety of ways.  The most common ways include onsite programs where you meet in class with your peers and teacher or through online interactive courses through the use of technology, webinars, online classrooms, skype and more.  Additionally, many programs offer programs you can complete at your own pace.

Looking for a shorter term commitment or the opportunity to study at your own pace and on your own?  Try our Continuing Education listing page.

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