FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Can I take these courses at anytime?
Yes! All of The Wiccan Family Temple Wicca Classes will be available to anyone, at any time you choose to begin. Our classes are ongoing, so you may register at any time online or in person. We accept registrations all year round. With the understanding, that you must complete a year and a day of studies with the Wiccan Family Temple’s Academy of Pagan Studies.
When does the year and the day begin?
The year and a day will begin at the first class you attend, as long as you have registered. Whatever you have missed will be made up the following year when it comes around.
Where do I register for the classes?
You can register at the first class you attend or online and we will bill you via Paypal where you can use any credit or debit at your discretion and you do not have to have a paypal account.
What forms of payment do we accept?
We accept PayPal or cash for your convenience.
What do you receive when you have completed the course?
At the end of each Degree, you will receive a beautiful custom designed Certificate of Degree Attainment/Completion from The Wiccan Family Temple’s Academy of Pagan Studies stating that you have completed the 1st, 2nd or 3d Degree. Students will receive each Degree of Attainment Rituals which takes place surrounded by your friends, family and fellow Students. Graduation is $50.00. It is best that student wear a ritual robe for graduation.
Those Students wishing to be Dedicated within the Wiccan Family Temple will be given the opportunity to do so at end of each Degree. This is not a requirement for training within the Wiccan Family Temple’s Academy of Pagan Studies Training Program for the First through Third Degrees.
Requirements for Dedications:
Students wishing to be Dedicated will request to do so and at a nominal cost of price TBA for each degree. You must wear a black ritual robe made of cotton.
Further information regarding dedications of students:
1st Degree Dedicants:
Certificates of Attainments 8.5 x 11 and a business card sized certificate of attainment for you to proudly take around with you. We will provide our services as High Priestess and all the ritual requirements for your dedication. Wiccan Family Temple’s Academy of Pagan Studies will also provide a Wiccan Family Temple’s Book of Shadows hand designed specifically for dedicants, you may request to have your name and year of dedication painted onto your Book of Shadows. Coming soon patches for the 1st, 2nd and 3rd Degree that can be sewn onto your Tartan once you have attained that level.
We will be offering ritual robes for sale or you can provide your own. The cost of the robes with us are as follows, they are one sized and comes with wide long belts to be adapted and shaped to your bodies (your choice):
Ritual robes Cotton $TBA Key necked or scooped neck (your choice).
2nd Degree: The cost is $TBA and we will provide your 8.5 x 11 Certificates of Attainments and a business card sized certificate of attainment for you to proudly take around with you. We will provide our services as High Priestess and all the ritual requirements for your dedication.
3rd Degree: Certificates of Attainments and a business card sized certificate of attainment for you to proudly take around with you. We will provide our services as High Priestess and all the ritual requirements for your dedication.
Why should I take this course instead of any other offered in New York City and What is our core tradition?
The Wiccan Family Temple Academy of Pagan Studies prides itself on it’s affordability and in-depth nature. We truly enjoy teaching, sharing and experiencing the Craft with others. Our courses are well thought out, wonderfully written and very comprehensive. You’ll find information and training within Wiccan Family Temple’s Academy of Pagan Studies that you won’t find elsewhere. Our Community is wonderful, and we interact with each other as a family. The personal relationships, knowledge and instruction you receive with us is unique. We’re confident that there is no other school that offers a more comprehensive and means of interactive study in New York City. We are also the first school of its’ kind in New York City.
Our lineage at its core is of the Cabot Tradition though we have also added many diverse studies over the years.
What are the pre-requisite for each degree?
No pre-requisite is required for the 1st Degree.
The completion of 1 year and a day is required for all Degrees, along with attendance at the Full Moons and the 8 Sabbat Circles. For the Second Degree you must have completed your First Degree For the Third Degree you must have fully completed the Second Degree curriculum, as well as the Esbats and Sabbat Rituals Participation. These are only available to those Students who have attained each Degree level and wish to continue further studies.
What do I need to bring to class?
Please bring pens, a notebook, and an open mind.