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307 - Aromatherapy - Standard

Aromatherapy - Standard

Certificate Program


PCTIA Accredited

Aromatherapy Standard Course:

This Aromatherapy course is designed for anyone who would like to be professionally working with the knowledge of Essential oils. Our Aromatherapy training provides the students with a well-rounded education in this fascinating and dynamic subject.

This is the individual Aromatherapy course, and is one of the courses in the Aromatherapist certificate program. You will be learning basic study of chemistry, 70 essential oils, blends, carrier oils, perfumery and lotions, the therapeutic effects and clinic management necessary for Aromatherapy.


Entry Criteria / Requirement
Need Grade twelve or be a mature student (19 and have been out of school at least one year)
Pre-requisites
Graduation Requirements
Homework, Written Exams, Case Studies
Job Opportunities
Aromatherapy store or start your own business.
Example of session rates in a Spa
Client Charge: $10.00 - $45.00 CND ;Employees wage is anywhere from $9.00/hr. to 50% of session ;
Available In Class?
NO
Available by Correspondence?
YES
Distance Education/Correspondence Course Duration: 6 months - Register
Tuition Fees and Associated Costs
Notes: Supply dollars may change due to the quality or quantity of the supplies purchased.
Course: $1,000.00 CDN.
Registration Fee: $25.00 + tax
Manuals: $75.00

 By Correspondence Enrolment
Step 1. Select the 'Register' Button on the right towards the top of this page or on any page that has your course(s) of interest. (Remember to select your additional books and supplies, listed above to the right of the page for your convenience).
Step 2. Continue to follow the online instructions and use our 128 bit secure online purchasing system to complete your registration online.
Step 3. Once we have reviewed the details of your registration(s), we will contact you and send out your course materials promptly.

* Assistance, if you require assistance by phone, then please contact us. College Contact Details: Contact Page

Canadian Institute of Natural Health and Healing College is proud to present this Aromatherapy school course. This Aromatherapy course is for the student who wants to work in a Day Spa, Retail outlet or Health center.

For in class students; this is an accelerated Aromatherapy course. You can e-mail us to see if we have room for part time studies or you can take this program by correspondence and complete it in six months.

Approved for 15.0 credits with the College of Massage Therapists of British Columbia
Code/Category PE/A2

Topics covered in this course include:

  • History of Aromatherapy
  • Introduction to Essential Oils
  • Introduction to Clinical Studies
  • Introduction to Botany
  • How Essential Oils Work
  • Therapy Room Set Up
  • Essential Oils, Purity & Production
  • Essential Oil Safety
  • TCRS & Wellness Assessment
  • Therapeutic Cross Referencing
  • Carrier Oils
  • Massage Benefits
  • Massage Contra-indications
  • Chemistry
  • Introduction to Business & Ethics
  • Pricing
  • Olfactory
  • Stress
  • Taxonomy/Botany
  • Estrogens Mimics
  • Pregnancy
  • Aromatherapy and the Elderly
  • Other Methods of Oil Selection
  • Blending
  • Therapist Safety
  • Case Studies, Guidelines & Formats.
  • Homework and a written exam.

See about our courses; career programs, diploma and certificates http://www.naturalhealthcollege.com/about-our-courses.php

Courses required for the Aromatherapy certificate: Introduction to Anatomy/Physiology, Pathology and Business

This course is accepted by the BCAPA (www.bcapa.org) & BCAOA (www.bcaoa.ca) associations

 

Required Materials: Essential Oils (5ml bottles)
All oils are taught in class. Oils in bold you will want to purchase:

Basil
Bay
Benzoin
Bergamot
Cajeput
Camphor
Cardamom
Cedarwood (Virginian)
Chamomile (Roman) 
Cinnamon Bark
Cinnamon Leaf
Citronella
Clary Sage
Clove (Bud)
Coriander Seed
Cypress (French)
Eucalyptus
Fennel
Fir Needle
Frankencense
Geranium  (Egyptian) or Geranium  (Bourbon)
Ginger
Grapefruit  (Pink)
Helichrysum  (Immortelle or Ever Lasting)
Hyssop
Jasmine -absolute or Jasmine 10% in Jojoba
Juniper
Lavender (French) Scent
Lavender (Population) Healing
Lemon
Lemongrass
Lime

Linden Blossom
Lista Cubeba
Mandarin
Marjoram
(Wild Spanish)
Melissa
Myrrh

Myrtle
Neroli
Niaouli
Nutmeg
Orange (Sweet)
Origanum
Palmarosa
Patchouli
Pepper (Black)
Peppermint (USA)
Petitgrain
Pine (Scotch)
Ravensara
Rose Damask -absolute or Rose Damask 10% in Jojoba
Rose (Geranium)
Rosemary (Spanish)
Rosewood
Sage
Sandalwood (East Indian)
Savory Winter
Spearmint
Spikenard
Spruce Black (Wild)
Tarragon
Tea tree
Thyme (Red)
Vanilla
Vetiver
Yarrow
Ylang Ylang





Additional Books and Supplies

  DVD Video (do not need if you choose the delivery by 'internet' option)