2019-2020 Training Program

Starts Wed Sept 4th, 2019

Leading to Certification as a Purpose Guide™

Do you want an abundant and fulfilling career, that creates a better world? Do you sense that there is something more powerful that you should be offering? PGI offers a path to an abundant, fulfilling and powerful career as a Purpose Guide™, allowing you to fully claim your role as an agent of transformation and be well paid for the privilege.


Jonathan Gustin, Lead Teacher, and our world-class Guest Teachers:

  • Top Row: Jonathan Gustin, Joanna Macy Ph.D, Michael Meade, Meredith Little, Adyashanti

  • Middle Row: Thomas Moore Ph.D, Jean Houston Ph.D, Stephen Jenkinson, Terry Patten, Aftab Omer Ph.D.

  • Bottom Row: Rod Stryker, Tim Kelley


PGI's Purpose Guides Training uses 12 proven approaches to uncover the life purpose of your clients, bringing you:

  • Greater interest in your business.

  • Increased results with your clients.

  • An authentic and inspiring role in human evolution.

The Purpose Guides Training delivers a credential from one of the most comprehensive purpose trainings available, delivered by a faculty comprised of the world's leading purpose guides, enabling you to create a new life by sharing your greatest gifts with a wide variety of clients and groups.

Now Accepting Applications for the 2019-2020 training starting Sept 4th, 2018


Interested In Learning More Or Applying For The Training? Schedule A Conversation With Us Below.


Our training achieves two goals:

  1. Guiding you towards full soul-purpose embodiment.

  2. Preparing you to be a professional life-purpose guide.

What you’ll get: 

  • Training that produces highly skilled purpose guides through: modeling, practice, and assessment.

  • A deep sense of belonging to a cadre of change agents whose heartfelt wish is to midwife the evolution of individuals and society.

  • The ability to deliver purpose guiding services to a wide variety of clients.

  • With a class size limited to 16, you will receive personalized feedback regarding your guiding skills and your personal development. (Note: class size is limited to 16 for semester #2, NOT semester #1.)

  • A professional credential from one of the nations most comprehensive purpose guide schools.

How you’ll get it:

Through online video-Zoom meetings (like Skype but better)


Deliverables During Training:

  • Ninety-Three contact hours total over 10 months (Sept 2018 - June 2019)

  • 12 large group & 12 small group meetings for Semester #1 and #2,

  • 4 large group meeting for semester #3

  • 6 2hr meetings with the world's leading experts in purpose. (Minimum of 6 guest teachers.)

  • 12 handouts/worksheets to use with your clients for each step of the PGI purpose process.

  • 12 different methods for finding your clients life purpose.


DELIVERABLES during Semester #1:

  • Twelve Live 90-minute Course Sessions with Jonathan (with time for Q&A)

  • Twelve 60-75 minute meetings with your small group led by a certified Purpose Guide

  • Twelve 30-minute Module Overview audios with Jonathan

  • Eight additional guided Soul-encounter Meditation audios with Jonathan

  • Twelve Written Practice Guides, one for each of the Modules

  • Online Community Forum for Discussion and Connection

  • Note: Semester #1 is a complete "stand alone" course. It is also Part I of the two part training for becoming a Purpose Guide. Part II is slated to meet for 12 Wed's, starting Jan 9th, ending in June.


Deliverables After Training:

  • Certification as a Purpose Guide™ from the Purpose Guides Institute

  • Framable diploma to hang on your office wall.

  • Opportunity for listing as a Purpose Guide™ on the PGI website creating opportunities for client referrals.

  • Opportunity to take part in Level 2 Training.

  • A deeper understanding of your life-purpose.



Click here to find out how you can earn credit towards a master's or doctorate at Meridian University while training to be a Purpose Guide with PGI. 



$1200  for Semester #1

$2800  for Semester #2

$600  for Semester #3


$4000 for the whole training  ($4600 with the optional semester #3 entrepreneurial training.)

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