Designed for the health professional, retailer and lay person with an interest in the uses and applications of essential oils and hydrosols in a safe and effective manner. This course will provide you with a clear and in-depth understanding of aromatherapy and confidence in aromatherapy blending.
This is a stand alone course and the first course for the professional or mastery programs.
Included in the course:
Digital Course Manuals (137 page textbook and 168 page workbook), anadditional reference book is included with the hard copy course option.
Six Hours of Digital Audio Seminars
Personalized instructor support by phone, email or personal Skype session.
Aromatherapy Level 1 Course Curriculum:
• Lesson 1- What is Aromatherapy? • Lesson 2- History of Aromatics • Lesson 3- Extraction Procedures, Present Day Aromatherapy • Lesson 4- Limbic System • Lesson 5- Integumentary System • Lesson 6- Lymphatic System • Lesson 7- Stress Physiology, Interactions of essential oils with the body, mind and emotions. • Lesson 8- Carrier Oils • Lesson 9- Aromatic Botany • Lesson 10- Materia Aromatica for 20 essential oils • Lesson 11: Therapeutic Blending; Contraindications and precautions of essential oils; Uses and applications of essential oils, carrier oils, and hydrosols; Blending factors; Therapeutic index for cross referencing ten case studies for multiple conditions to create personalized aromatherapy formulas. • Lesson 12- Essential Oil Chemistry
To complete for certificate diploma: 12 written course lessons, create 10 aromatherapy formulas (case studies) for therapeutic use, write an aromatherapy research paper, and a written test. We encourage students to complete this course within one year, most students finish it in three-six months. Upon the completion of this program, graduates can join NAHA as a: Certified Level 1 Aromatherapist.
The reference book is: The Complete Aromatherapy and Essential Oils Handbook for Everyday Wellness, by Nerys Purchon and Lora Canteleis NOT included with the digital Aromatherapy Certification Level 1. Please choose the Aromatherapy Certification Level 1 (Hard Copy) to include this book.
It is recommended that you purchase one or more of these reference books in addition to the digital course:
Purchon, Nerys and Cantele, Lora, The Complete Aromatherapy and Essential Oils Handbook for Everyday Wellness, Robert Rose Publisher, 2014
Battaglia, Salvatore, The Complete Guide to Aromatherapy, third edition, Zilmere QLD, Australia, The Perfect Potion, 2018.
NOTES: To successfully download these digital products you will need to have a computer operating system of at least Windows XP, Vista, or 7 Mac OS 10.5 and an updated version of Adobe Reader 10.1.2
There are no refunds on the digital courses. Please see our Refund Policies.