Kepler Certificate Program

Take courses at your own pace and pay as you go. For courses that lead to a certificate acknowledging your hard work, we will keep track of your progress. The time for the live sessions may be adjusted based on where members of the class are living. Most live sessions are held on the weekends or evenings.

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Using Comparison and Composite Charts - Explore the Playmates and Playgrounds in Your Life!

Instructor: Diane Ronngren
5-week course

Our personal relationships with those we love and our intimate partners as well as in our families, communities, workplaces and other personal networks affect how we feel about ourselves. Relationships count heavily in our survival, sustenance, and shelter as well as our motivation to succeed. Explore the secrets of personal connections, of attraction and repulsion, and the chemistry that draws us to the playmates and playgrounds of our lives.

Required texts can be found under the Astrological Counseling section of

Weekly topics include: 

Class 1: Using Synastry/Comparison techniques to compare the natal charts of two (or more) individuals.
Class 2: Where Synastry/Comparison charts are useful
Class 3: What the Composite Charts show us, and when to use them.
Class 4: Reading Composite Charts for a client/couple -- or for yourself and another.
Class 5: Reading Composite Charts for events, inanimate objects, cities, countries, etc.

Instructor: Diane Ronngren

Ronngren Diane 100pxDiane Ronngren, C.A., Level IV, NCGR-PA has been a practicing professional astrologer and teacher for 30 years this year. Diane says, "I have had the privilege of learning from, working with, and sharing what I know with some of the best astrologers of our time, and I hope to continue doing so for many years to come!"

From the time she chose this career she has supported the astrological community as an active member of the NCGR, ISAR, AFAN and the AFA. Diane currently serves as VP of the San Diego Chapter of NCGR. She maintains a busy practice while teaching, writing, encouraging and mentoring others: clients, students and colleagues. Diane is the author of numerous articles, series, columns, booklets and books on astrological, metaphysical and motivational topics.

Diane has been a Faculty Member of the AFA, lectured at UAC and ISAR events, and is a welcome speaker and presenter on a variety of topics. She has received a COVR Visionary Award for for her book: Sage & Smudge, The Ultimate Guide. Another book, Lunar Nodes--Keys to Emotions and Life Experience received positive reviews in several astrological publications, including The Mountain Astrologer; a number of her astrological articles, series and column have appeared in American Astrology and other metaphysical journals, magazines, etc. Diane Ronngren currently serves on the Board of the San Diego Chapter of the NCGR.


Diane currently lives in Carlsbad, California with her husband, Gary. In 1996 they launched a publishing company in Albuquerque, New Mexico, and they continue their work from their home in Carlsbad, California; they have been fortunate to publish several best-selling titles in the Mind/Body/Spirit genre. They enjoy spending time with good friends and interesting projects. You can contact Diane at: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Dianne teaches the following course: