Hands on training for 100 hours to gain Level I certification, as a Certified Professional Aromatherapist. Training is conducted by Elizabeth Hulsman, a Certified Clinical Master Aromatherapist.
The Aromatherapy Certification Program is pending approval by the Alliance of International Aromatherapists (AIA), a leading governing body for national educational standards for Aromatherapists.
Our curriculum includes activities, videos and books, as well as hands on training for case studies that will enhance your experience and intuition as an Aromatherapist. Students receive manuals and written work, in addition to hands on in classroom training. Students have the opportunity to practice case studies in classroom using classmates as “clients” and to learn and see the best ways to apply oils from practicing aromatherapists. We will cover a variety of topics relating to Aromatherapy, essential oils, science and business. Students will gain a general knowledge of the following and may continue on to our Level II training to become clinical aromatherapist:
Essential Oil Study
History of Essential Oils
Safety and Contraindications
Methods of Extraction
Quality of Oils
Methods of Absorption
Anatomy and Physiology
Methods of Application
Essential Oil Chemistry
Become knowledgeable in the therapeutic use of essential oils, to help individuals on their healing journies
Obtain a clear understanding and knowledge of what essential oils can do and what they cannot do.
Gain confidence in using essential oils to help people improve their health.
Enhance your current career through using essential oils ( a great addition to massage therapy, yoga, healthcare, teachers etc.)
Understand the intuitive and energetic nature of essential oils and feel confident choosing oils
This is an entry-level, in-depth class, open to all learners. No previous Aromatherapy training is required.
Classes meet one weekend a month on Fridays 5 pm to 9pm, Saturdays 9am to 5pm and Sundays 9am to 5pm for 4 months.
Upon completion of this 4 month program students may:
Enhance an existing healthcare practice through the use of essential oils.
Use essential oils for personal growth, self care, and alternative medicine.
Graduates of this course have the option to go on to continue in our Level II training for certification as a Certified Clinical Aromatherapist. Students who complete level II may choose to own essential oil retail businesses, web retail stores, therapeutic product lines and holistic and alternative medicine consultation services.
Requirements for Aromatherapy Certification
In order to receive certification from Aromatherapy Sanctuary, and call themselves Certified Aromatherapists, students must:
Complete all elements of the Aromatherapy Professional Certification
Complete a Final Exam
Pay tuition in full. If you paid with a payment plan, your payments must be completed to receive your certification.