Train to become a Certified Hypnotherapist 


Become a Certified Hypnotherapist through the National Guild of Hypnotists (NGH) - the World's largest hypnosis organization. All courses are taught by Saskatoon-based Hypnotherapist and HypnoBirthing Educator Amanda Smytaniuk. Amanda has over 6 years experience as a Hypnotherapist. She has worked with hundreds of clients and conducted thousands of sessions. She also has over 5 years teaching HypnoBirthing to couples around the world. Amanda has created a rewarding and thriving full time hypnotherapy practice both in person and online and is very excited to teach you how to do the same!

The course investment is $2500 CAD inclusive of all taxes and fees.


To apply please complete the form at the bottom of the page and Amanda will contact you for a short interview. If you are successful in your application and are accepted to register for the course, a $1000 CAD deposit is required to hold your spot. The remaining cost can be paid prior to the first day of class. However, if that arrangement doesn't work for you and your situation, custom payment plans are available.

Upcoming Online Course 

Summer 2021

Nobody wants to give up a weekend in the summer to take a class, so here at Elevation Hypnosis, we are offering a special weekly course. It will take place every Tuesday from 7 -10 pm Eastern Time. Each class will be recorded so if you are unable to make it to the live class for whatever reason you can use the recordings to catch up each week. 

The course begins Tuesday, July 6th, and runs for 8 weeks with the last class taking place on August 24th. 

August & September

August 28th, September 4th, 11th, 18th & 25th
Each class runs for 5 days from 11 am - 5 pm ET with a 1-hour lunch break.

November & December

November 6th, 13th, 20th, 27th & December 4th​

Each class runs for 5 days from 11 am - 5 pm ET with a 1-hour lunch break.

Course Investment $2500 CAD inclusive of all taxes and fees

Upcoming In Person Course in Saskatoon

Course Investment $2500 CAD inclusive of all taxes and fees

Each class takes place from 10 am - 4 pm CST pm with a 1-hour lunch break.

Course duration may fluctuate depending on the class size. 

TBD based on Covid restrictions  

What you will learn

  • What Hypnosis is: Beyond the textbook definition

  • How to determine the suggestibility and your clients

  • Influences of Hypnosis

  • Cautions of Hypnosis

  • History of Hypnosis

  • Self-Hypnosis

  • How to Hypnotize

  • Trance Depth

  • How to assess degrees  of depth

  • Stages of Hypnosis

  • Suggestions Management

  • The Conscious & Subconscious mind 

  • Mechanical aids

  • Additional aids

  • Additional Inductions

  • Deepening techniques

  • Miscellany

  • Anesthesia management

  • Smoking cessation

  • Weight management

  • Ethics

  • Session Structure

  • Behavioral Assessment

  • Goal Setting

  • Imagery Psychology and Hypnosis

  • Additional Scripts and Techniques

  • Regression

  • Ideomotor Responses 

  • Building a successful Hypnosis practice . . . and so much more!

To apply, please complete the form below and allow 48 hours for follow up.


Amanda has built a very rewarding career as a full time hypnotherapist. This career path has afforded her the incredible honour of working with people to enhance their lives, while cultivating a work life balance that allows her to live a life outside the grind of a 9 - 5.



I had an excellent experience taking the course! I learned so much and I'm very excited to take what I have learned and apply it! I would 100% recommend Amanda. She is an excellent, experienced teacher."

-Kami Brooks

Certified Hypnotherapist

Release and Rebalance Energy Healing



Amanda guided us through the course material with knowledge and enthusiasm. She had a way of guiding us through the course material that was straight forward and easy to understand. She provided me with the materials and the confidence to begin my own successful business. She is supportive and genuinely wants to see her students succeed! "

-Karen Tomasson

Certified Hypnotherapist

Diem Hypnotherapy