Reiki can be easily learnt . it does not require any prior qualification of any sort spiritual or academic.
Reiki is essentially passed from Master to student through a process known as reiki attunement.
During a reiki attunement the karmic impressions of the student is released and this makes the student a vessel which can hold the powers of the master being passed to them.
After the attunement the student can feel the flow of reiki in one's palm and whole body and being