Designed for the health professional, retailer, and layperson interested in the uses and applications of essential oils in a safe and effective manner. This course will provide you with a comprehensive understanding of aromatherapy and will give you confidence in aromatherapy blending.
This is a stand-alone course and the first course for the professional or mastery programs.
Included in distance learning course:
Bound Course Manuals (137-page textbook and 168-page workbook)
Reference Book:The Complete Aromatherapy and Essential Oils Handbook for Everyday Wellness, by Nerys Purchon and Lora Cantele.
Six Hours of Audio Seminars (Digital)
Personalized instructor support by phone, email, or personal video 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 Oil • 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 and hydrosols; Blending factors; Therapeutic index for cross-referencing multiple conditions to create ten personalized aromatherapy case studies. • 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.
Tuition: $399, The shipping charge for the Aromatherapy Certification Level 1 is ($15) within the USA, including the text, workbooks, and additional reference book. Please note that we do not ship the hard copy courses outside of the USA. International students, please choose thedigital Aromatherapy Certification Level 1.
NOTE: To successfully download the digital audio and video seminars, you will need to have a computer operating system of at least Windows XP, Vista, or 7 Mac OS 10.5