Aromatherapy Basic Certificate
Aromatherapy Foundation Course
This course offers an introduction for beginners of aromatherapy. 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.
Who would benefit from this course? This course is aimed at those of you who wish to know the basics skills involved in aromatherapy and massage and maybe considering a career as a beauty or holistic therapist.
Lesson 1- Offer an introduction and history of Aromatherapy. Also contraindiaction of aromatherapy essentail oils.
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- advice on setting up as an Aromatherapist. Aromatherapy and the Future. This course comes complete with a sample client treatment card.
Exam included if you wish to proceed to receive your accredited certificate. All details included.
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 certificate as an attachment for you to print off at home. This is included in the cost of the course.
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