Aromatherapy Advanced Diploma
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The School of Life Studies Advanced Aromatherapy Diploma Course is for anyone interested in learning about or wanting to work with aromatherapy. This course gives a complete overview of aromatherapy providing a thorough foundation, including an understanding of how aromatherapy works and knowledge of how to use it.
When you have successfully passed your examination which is included you will then be issued with a qualification that is recognized by the IPHM and IICT. Graduates of which will then be eligible to apply to be board certified holistic practitioners through the IPHM and IICT this will then enable you to request a discount with some insurance providers
This advanced Course is essential if you would like to progress and work as a Professional Aromatherapist but we do recommend that you only request this course if you have studied our Basic aromatherapy course first.
Qualification included - nothing extra to pay
NB: Your diploma will be sent to your email address on successful completion via PDF which you may print off at home.
Lesson 1 - Origins and Genesis of aromatherapy and essential oils
History and Background
Aromatherapy as a healing art
Lesson 2- The Science of Aromatherapy and Essential Oils
Chemistry basics of essential oils
Lesson 3 - The Science of Plants
Basic plant anatomy and metabolism
Lesson 4 - Anatomy an Physiology
Lesson 5 - How Essential Oils Enter the Body
Lesson 6 - Choosing and Using Essential Oils
Lesson 7 - Aromatherapy Massage
How massage works
Types of massage
Providing a massage
Precautions and contraindications
Step by step treatment
Evaluation and aftercare
Lesson 8 - Aromatherapy for Special Conditions
Pregnancy and childbirth
Treating babies and children
Helping those with mental difficulties
Aromatherapy for the elderly
Aromatherapy and cancer
Lesson 9 - How to Become a Successful Aromatherapist
Going into practice
Setting up your own clinic
Advertising and promotion
Marinating professional standards
Aromatherapy for special conditions eg:
Pregnancy - babies and children - elderly - cancer patients - stress
Setting up your own business guide
Directory of essential oils
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