AROMATHERAPY BLENDING

AROMATHERAPY BLENDING

 

For the therapists who are already trained in massage and wish to learn the art of aromatherapy and how to select and blend essential oils specifically for their client’s needs

Cost: £385, including booking fee of £105
Pre-Requisites: Anatomy & Physiology Level 3 + Body Massage
Course Length: 1½ days

Course Content & Learning Outcomes: 

  • Aromatherapy
    • History
    • Benefits
  • Essential Oils
    • How They work
    • Botanical overview
    • Methods of extraction
    • Properties of Essential Oils
    • Therapeutic Value
  • Carrier Oils
    • Examples of uses
  • Equipment needed
  • Blending
    • Notes
    • Evaporation rates & Odour Intensity
    • Plant families
    • Blending tips
    • Buying EO
    • EO selection for blending
  • Classification of terms
  • Index of 30 Essential Oils
  • Use in Pregnancy
    • Emmenagogic, Abortifacient and Oestrogen Stimulating oils
  • Health & Safety of Essential Oils
    • Dilution
    • Purchasing
    • Storage
    • Using
    • COSSH
  • Contraindications
  • Consultations
    • Observation
    • Questioning
    • Listening
    • Diagnostic Techniques
    • Support & Care of Clients
    • Case History/Consultation Form
    • Aftercare Advice
    • Healing Response
  • Hygiene
  • Health & Safety
  • Insurance/Legal Responsibilities
  • Business Matters
  • Summary of Essential Oils
    • Alphabetical list by common user
    • Summary of notes
    • Body systems and notes
    • Classification of effect
    • Skin type
  • Example Blends

Course Structure:

  • Home Study (3-4 days guided learning hours)
  • 1½ day practical
  • 10 case studies

This course can be done via Live Video Training and will be recognised by at least Holistic Insurance or Balens.  For further information or to enquire about live video training, please click This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Awarding Body: ThinkTree

  • Home Study (3-4 days guided learning hours)
  • Live video training
  • 10 case studies to be completed and a final video assessment to be completed before certification

Awarding Body: ThinkTree

Venues:
This course is available at:

  • Buckinghamshire (Milton Keynes)
  • Essex (Ongar)
  • Hampshire (Portsmouth)
  • Northern Ireland (Derry)
  • Nottinghamshire (Newark)
  • Yorkshire (Halifax)
  • SPAIN (nr Albox, Almeria)
  • In-house training available