Professional Program Certification (Digital Course-200 hours)
Professional Program Certification
This 200-hour Aromatherapy Program provides the highest quality of Professional Aromatherapy Certification. This complete program offers a comprehensive combination of courses geared towards certification and creating a successful aromatherapy business.
Graduates of this program are qualified to join the National Association of Holistic Aromatherapy (NAHA) and (AIA) Alliance of International Aromatherapists as a Level 2: Certified Professional Aromatherapist. You can practice as a professional aromatherapist, and are eligible to enroll for the Aroma Apothecary Healing Arts Academy's teachers training and are qualified to take the National Registration test with the Aromatherapy Council,
This distance learning/self-paced program does not require any in-class attendance. The program may be started at any time as an entire program or one course at a time, beginning with Aromatherapy Level 1. Students are encouraged to complete this professional program in two years; it generally takes 1-1.5 years for most students.
This 200-hour certification program includes the aromatherapy level 1 course and three of the aromatherapy level 2 modules. This program is offered in either digital download or hard copy (shipped to you) format. A professional aromatherapist diploma is issued upon completion of the program, as well as the final transcript. Upon completing this program, graduates can join NAHA as a Level 2: Certified Professional Aromatherapist.
Save $100 when you enroll in this digital download professional program!
Included in the Professional Program:
Four- 50-hour Digital Download course manuals: text and workbooks: Aromatherapy Certification Level 1 Aromatherapy Certification Level 2 modules: Module A- advanced anatomy and physiology & advanced materia aromatica Module B- advanced case studies/ consultations, aromatherapy research & advanced materia aromatica Module D- wise business & professional ethics
Fifteen Hours of Audio Seminar
Personalized instructor support/mentorship by phone, e-mail, or personal Skype session.
Please note this digital format does not include these required books below. Choose the hard copy format of the professional aromatherapy program to receive these additional books:
The required textbook is NOT included for the Module A- Advanced Anatomy and Physiology course- The Human Body: An Illustrated Guide to Its Structure, Function, and Disorders (Editor Charles B. Clayman).
The required textbook is NOT included for the Module D- Wise Business course- Business Mastery, 4th Edition by Cherie Sohnen Moe
Additional reference book for CA Level 1 is NOT included: The Complete Aromatherapy and Essential Oils Handbook for Everyday Wellness, by Nerys Purchon and Lora Cantele.
Courses Included in the Professional Aromatherapy Program:
Aromatherapy Level 1- 50-hours
Designed for the health professional, retailer, and layperson interested 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.
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- Twenty-three Carrier Oils • Lesson 9- Aromatic Botany • Lesson 10- Materia Aromatica profiles for twenty essential oils • Lesson 11-Therapeutic Blending: uses, applications, and precautions of essential oils. Blending factors and a Therapeutic index for cross-referencing multiple complaints. • Lesson 12- Essential Oil Chemistry • Ten Case Studies • Written Test
Aromatherapy Level 2 (Three- 50-hour Modules) are included:
Advanced Anatomy and Physiology & Advanced Materia Aromatica
This anatomy and physiology course provides comprehensive information that is easily integrated to understand the functions of our physical bodies, as they exist in their ideal state and for imbalanced disorders. The text is an illustrated guide to the human body's structure, function, and disorders that has over a thousand beautifully colored medical drawings, which includes all the body's major systems, and more than 150 diseases and disorders are described, together with their causes, and symptoms.
This course is required if you are intending to be a Professional Aromatherapist and have never taken a college-level anatomy and physiology course, or need a refresher that will create a lasting impression and a deeper connection with your body-mind communication.
Topics covered: cell structure, basic biology, skeletal system, muscular system, nervous system, endocrine system, respiratory system, circulatory system, immune system, digestive system, human life cycle, genetics, reproductive and urinary systems, and the aging process. This course also includes Advanced Materia Aromatica, ten essential oil profiles.
* Required textbook for the Advanced Anatomy and Physiology course is NOT included- The Human Body: An Illustrated Guide to Its Structure, Function, and Disorders, (Editor Charles B. Clayman). Choose the hard copy course format to include this book.
Aromatherapy Consultations/ Advanced Blending, Aromatherapy Research and Advanced Materia Aromatica
This aromatherapy consultation course is an advanced continuation of the cross-referencing blending from the Aromatherapy Level 1 case studies. Create ten custom aromatherapy blends for your client's individual needs and precautions.
The course also includes authoring a professional quality 8-10 page aromatherapy research paper that can be professionally presented or submitted as an article in a magazine or research journal and creating fifteen essential oil profiles.
Module D- 50-hours
Wise Business and Professional Ethics
Whether you are an employee, self-employed, or starting a new business, this course is fascinating and integrated support to encourage you to reach inspiring levels of success. The course uses the book Business Mastery, written specifically for wellness professionals. Gain knowledge to implement business components and legal requirements to successfully operate an aromatherapy business. These business skills include: strategic planning, time management principles, creating a business plan and organization, policies and procedures, client record confidentiality and safety, legal status, professional licensing and insurance, tax preparation and returns, company branding, marketing, and advertising.
The course also includes professional ethics to assist you in providing the highest quality of clinical aromatherapy services and consultations, projecting a professional image and upholding the highest standards of professionalism, conducting all business and professional activities within your scope of practice, and abiding by all applicable legal and regulatory requirements. (50 hours)
* Required book is NOT included for the Wise Business course- Business Mastery, 4th Edition by Cherie Sohnen Moe. Choose the hard copy course format to include this book.
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.