Aromatherapy Basic Certificate
Learn aromatherapy in this 3 Part introduction beginners aromatherapy course you will learn about holistic massage which produces physical, spiritual, emotional and a sense of harmony. Special oils that can be absorbed through the skin, their unique essences inhaled which help maximize their therapeutic properties and effects. Aromatherapy is a totally relaxing experience. This course is aimed at those of you who wish to know the basics skills involved in aromatherapy and massage.
NB: Your Certificate will be sent to your email address on successful completion via PDF which you may print off at home.
Lesson 1- starts by helping you understand how it all came about by giving the history of Aromatherapy, how the practice developed in Europe, how it is used in present day and finally contraindications of Aromatherapy
Lesson 2- continues by explaining the sense of smell, methods of extracting the essential oils, where to buy them and how they should be stored, it then goes on to explain the use of carrier oils, safe use of essential oils in the home and making a blend for use in massage
Lesson 3- gives guidance on how to make the environment conducive to aromatherapy massage, protecting yourself, a hand massage technique and aftercare (with pictures to show you the different movements). This lesson concludes with guidance on setting up your own personal collection of essential oils and information on key essential oils, there properties how they can be used.
Lesson 4 -starts with the history of cold cream and how to make your own.
Lesson 5- continues with information on foot massage and gives you a foot massage technique (with pictures to show you the movements),
Lesson 6 -provides information on stress and how it occurs, techniques for dealing with it and essential oils that can help. This section concludes with information on other key essential oils, their properties and how they can be used.
Lesson 7 -begins with information on depression, bereavement, self esteem, how and when they occur, symptoms and treatments.
Lesson 8 -continues with a back massage technique, after care and concludes with information on essential oils, their properties and how they can be used.
Lesson 9- advises on setting up as an Aromatherapist with family and friends, Aromatherapy and the Future. This course comes complete with a sample client treatment card.
This course includes your exam – Your exam has approx. 25 questions including multiple choice and you will be expected to complete a minimum of 1000 word case study. The case study will help consolidate your learning and will be marked as part of your exam. You can also visit the Student Library which offers videos and practical tips that will be helpful to you during your studies.
Once you have submitted your exam you will be notified of your results within 7 working days. On successful completion of your exam you will receive your diploma or certificate as an attachment for you to print off at home. Please see our qualification page if you wish to upgrade to a hard copy.
All SLS courses are accredited internationally and holistic therapy is studied world wide, We have students from all over the world whom are now working as successful therapists after training with the School of Life Studies. We are a recognized course provider with the IPHM in Australia, New Zealand, Canada, US and the UK and World Wide. The School of Life Studies are also accredited course providers with the IICT