Designed for the health professional, retailer, and layperson with an interest in the uses and applications of essential oils and hydrosols in a safe and effective manner. This course provides a detailed and comprehensive study of aromatherapy and will give you confidence in aromatherapy foundation and 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
Aromatherapy Blending Considerations and Essential Oil Chemistry Powerpoint Presentations
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 Oils for 23 different carriers. • 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 ten aromatherapy formulas (case studies) for therapeutic use and a written test. There is one year to complete this course; 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 bookThe 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.