The courses provide text-based lessons in a modular curriculum as well as practical exercises that can be incorporated into everyday life. On many topics there are also video lectures (video stream) and audio lectures (mp3). The course material starts with one basic course and seven advanced courses with a total duration of approximately two years (99 lessons). This is followed by eight advanced courses with a total duration of approximately four years (213 lessons). The tools of hermeticism are study, meditation and ritual. Every week, another lesson will be activated. Acquisition of any additional course material such as textbooks is not necessary. In addition to these lessons, there is also an internal library for all students of the Hermetic Academy.