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Aromatherapy – Essential Oils for Health Certificate Course

Learn the techniques used by aromatherapists and herbalists for using essential oils for health benefits - Accredited
Instructor:
Jennifer Schroeder
654 students enrolled
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Students will be able to understand how to use essential oils for health and wellness
Students will be able to use essential oils for aromatherapy and general wellness
Students will understand essential oil dilution rates.
Students will understand perfumery notes.
Students will gain a basic understanding of how to use essential oils safely
Students will be able to confidently create essential oil blends.
Students will know the properties of twenty key essential oils.

Have you always been fascinated by the healing powers of essential oils?  Are you interested in learning the basics of aromatherapy and how to make your own essential oil blends and use this valuable element of natural medicine?  Then this course is for you!  

This course is fully accredited by the International Association of Therapists.  You will receive a certificate diploma upon completion of this course from the Online Wellness School.

In this course you will learn:

  • The history of Aromatherapy
  • Introduction to Essential Oils and Aromatherapy
  • Specific essential oil blending techniques used by herbalists  and aromatherapists worldwide
  • Basic skills and techniques for incorporating essential oils into your daily routine
  • In depth understanding of twenty key essential oils and their healing properties
  • Instruction on creating your own essential oil blends with free blend recipes

By the end of this course you will be able to make your own essential oil blends and use essential oils for everyday health and wellness.  You will have a general understanding of the basis of aromatherapy and where to obtain quality essential oils for your own use.  

Introduction

1
Welcome and Introduction

Students will be welcomed to the class and learn the topics that will be covered in this course.

2
Essential Oil Safety Guidelines

Students will understand the safety guidelines around using essential oils.

Introduction to Aromatherapy

1
What are Essential Oils, Absolutes and Hyrodsols

Students will understand the key differences between essential oils, absolutes and hydrosols.

2
What is the difference between essential oils and absolutes?

This quiz is to test your knowledge of the differences between essential oils and absolutes.

3
Essential Oils in History

Students will understand how essential oils have been used for centuries by many cultures for their healing and nurturing properties.

4
How to Use Essential Oils for Aromatherapy

Students will understand how essential oils are used for aromatherapy and how they can benefit everyday wellness.

5
Topical Use of Essential Oils

Students will understand how essential oils can be used safely topically to treat a wide variety of conditions and ailments.

6
Carrier Oils for Aromatherapy

Students will understand the different carrier oils that work well for diluting essential oils for topical use.

7
Dilution Rates for Essential Oils

Students will understand the recommended dilution rates for using essential oils properly.

8
Application of Essential Oils on the Body

Students will understand the different areas on the body where essential oils can be applied for maximum heal benefits.

Essential Oil Blending

1
Creating essential Oil Blends

Students will understand the concept and history of essential oil blending.

2
What is a Top Note?

This quiz is on how to identify a top note essential oil.

3
Essential Oil Blending Basics

Students will understand the basic procedure for creating an essential oil blend.

4
How to Create an Essential Oil Calming Blend

Students will understand how to select the essential oils to create calming essential oil blend.  Students will be able to create a calming essential oil blend.

20 Essential Oils for Health and Wellness

1
Basil Essential Oil

Students will understand the different healing properties of Basil essential oil.

2
Bergamot Essential Oil

Students will understand the different healing properties of Bergamot essential oil.

3
Frankincense Essential Oil

Students will understand the different healing properties of Frankincense essential oil.

4
Eucalyptus Radiata Essential Oil

Students will understand the different healing properties of Eucalyptus Radiata essential oil.

5
Fennel Essential Oil

Students will understand the different healing properties of Fennel essential oil.

6
Ginger Essential Oil

Students will understand the different healing properties of Ginger essential oil.

7
Grapefruit Essential Oil

Students will understand the different healing properties of Grapefruit essential oil.

8
Helichrysum (Everlasting) Essential Oil

Students will understand the different healing properties of Helichrysum (Everlasting) essential oil.

9
Lemongrass Essential Oil

Students will understand the different healing properties of Lemongrass essential oil.

10
Lavender Essential Oil

Students will understand the different healing properties of Lavender essential oil.

11
Peppermint Essential Oil

Students will understand the different healing properties of Peppermint essential oil.

12
Roman Chamomile Essential Oil

Students will understand the different healing properties of Roman Chamomile essential oil.

13
Tea tree essential Oil

Students will understand the different healing properties of Melaluca ( Tea Tree) essential oil.

14
Lemon Essential Oil

Students will understand the different healing properties of Lemon essential oil.

15
Rose Essential Oil

Students will understand the different healing properties of Rose essential oil.

16
Spearmint essential Oil

Students will understand the different healing properties of Spearmint essential oil.

17
Vetiver Essential Oil

Students will understand the different healing properties of Vetiver essential oil.

18
Sandalwood Essential Oil

Students will understand the different healing properties of Sandalwood essential oil.

19
Ylang-ylang essential Oil

Students will understand the different healing properties of Ylang-ylang essential oil.

Resources

1
Comprehensive Essential Oil Chart

Detailed chart on the 20 essential oils discussed in this class.

2
10 Essential Oils to Help You Sleep

Students will know the 10 essential oils that can help you sleep better.

3
Essential Oil Blend Recipes

Students will know several essential oil blends and how to make them for their own use.

4
Glossary of Terms

Students will know the definitions for many of the terms used in aromatherapy, herbalism and in this course.

5
Recipe: Hydrating Face and Body Mist


This is a wonderful simple face and body mist recipe that can be made any time. The combination of Geranium hydrosol and Lavender essential oil are so wonderful for your skin. 

6
Recipe: Refreshing Facial Toner Mist Recipe

This is a great little recipe for using essential oils in an everyday facial toner.  This recipe is really easy to make and is not only wonderful for your skin but also adds in all the healing benefits of essential oils. 

7
Recipe: Fresh Linen and Room Spray

Easy to make linen and room spray recipe.

8
Recipe: Calming Massage Oil

A fun and easy to make massage oil that does wonders for calming your mind and body. 

9
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Certificate Of Completion Online Wellness School

This is the certificate for the course from Online Wellness School.  If you would like the certificate to have your name added to it, please send me an email and I will be happy to send you one via email.


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