Become A Certified Aromatherapist.

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Are You Passionate About Aromatherapy?

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Enrolled Students Have Direct Access To
Our All-Inclusive Program:

Live streaming or on-site instruction

Exclusive video
learning library

Private instructor supervised community forum

Pre-printed
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“Education is not the learning of facts, but the training of the mind to think.”
~ Albert Einstein

How Does The Course Work?

  • Join in on the Institute's LIVE weekly class instruction.
  • Prepare your assigned homework independently.
  • Take advantage of related videos in the library.
  • Rejoin the class to review assignments and observe student presentations and evaluations.
  • Take advantage of group discussions on recommended reading materials.
  • Participate in monthly Q&A sessions.
  • Participate in student forum.
Certified aromatherapist oils

You will be able to interact with students and teachers in real time from the comfort of your own home. Online classes lack the clarity, support and mentorship needed to gain the proper understanding to be an effective therapist. In-person classes are great, but can be very costly, and require time away from home and family.

The Institute's live streaming, virtual instruction accommodates the growing demand from students worldwide whose schedules conflict with traditional classroom instruction. Our contemporary format supports a variety of learning styles, creating unique, effective and dynamic learning experience. 

The Institute provides active support and mentoring throughout your learning journey necessary to gain a solid aromatherapy foundation.

Who Can Benefit From This Program?

Essential Oil Enthusiasts

This program is designed to benefit anyone who seeks to use their passion for aromatic knowledge to improve the overall health and wellness of their family.

It gives careful, detailed attention to the skills needed to make therapeutic preparations which support wellness and recovery from illness.

Emerging Aromatherapy Professionals

The curriculum is designed for emerging professionals with a desire to enter the field of aromatherapy as a new career or business.

It includes thorough direction in organic cosmetic formulation, designing safe body products that support wellness, and contributing to an overall healthy lifestyle.

“A journey of a thousand miles starts with a single step.”
~ Lao Tzu, Chinese Proverb

The Institute's Core Curriculum Certification Program Includes:

  • 50 Essential Oil Profiles
  • Introduction to the History of Essential Oils & Aromatherapy
  • Methods of Extraction
  • Quality of Essential Oils
  • Anatomy & Physiology
  • Methods of Absorption
  • Body Systems
  • Methods for Creating Effective Blends
  • Data Sheets for Each Oil
  • Developing Effective Client Protocol
  • Essential Oil Safety & Contraindications for Various Methods of Application
  • Carrier Oils
  • Methods of Application
  • Essential Oil Energetics
  • Aromatic Chemistry & Botany
  • Essential Oil Chemistry
  • Effective Consultation Skills
  • Legal & Ethical Responsibilities
  • Business Development & Branding Guidance & Support
  • Ethnics in Aromatherapy
  • GCMS Essential Oil Chemistry Reports
  • A Private Resource Guide of Products & Services
  • Case Studies
  • A Research Project

“Oil and incense make the heart rejoice.”
~ Proverbs 27:9

You Will Learn To Formulate:

  • Organic Body Products
  • Lotions & Creams
  • Respiratory Inhalers
  • Therapeutic Bath Salts & Teas
  • Room Sprays
  • Lip Balms
  • First Aid Kits & Travel Kits
  • Balms, Body Butters & Salves
  • Therapeutic Massage Oil Blends
  • Body Oil & Bath Oil Blends
  • Salt Scrubs
  • Hydrosols, including therapeutic use instructions
  • Flower Essences, including therapeutic use instructions
  • Herbal Infusions & Tinctures
  • & Much More
Aromatherapy oil formulation

The Institute provides active support and mentoring throughout your learning journey necessary to gain a solid aromatherapy foundation.

Aromatherapy certification requirements
Aromatherapy Certification Requirements:

In order to receive your certificate of completion from the Institute, qualifying you as a Certified Aromatherapist, you must complete the following:

  • 20 Case Studies
  • 8-10 Page Research Paper
  • Final Exam @70% +
  • Complete Online A&P Course @70% +
  • Turn In All Homework Assignments
  • Actively Participate In Class Discussions & Presentations
  • Tuition Paid In Full
  • You must be in good standing. Successfully abiding by student conduct agreement.

If at some point you find that you have been absent or know in advance that you will be absent, you will need to make up all missed classroom time and required materials and assignments. You may not miss more than one full day and receive your certificate. Please keep lines of communication open in regards to any proposed absence.

Educational prerequisites
Educational
Pre-requisites:

There are no previous qualifications required. This is an entry level certification class, in which you will become qualified to appropriately advise on the therapeutic use of essential oils, product formulation, and appropriate methods of application. Once all elements of your ACP have been completed, including the anatomy and physiology requirements, you will become officially certified. If you have previous anatomy & physiology training, you may opt to take the final exam for credit.

Class Supplies
Class
Supplies:

Your class blending supplies are not included in the program. Feel free to use your own supplies or purchase them from your vendor of choice. You may, however, choose to purchase a kit from one of our approved vendors. It will include everything you will need to complete your program (essential oils, carrier oils, containers, and more) in one convenient package. Purchasing the kit is completely optional. You may begin your class prior to purchasing supplies. However, you will need some supplies to complete your case studies, which are required to become certified.

“The greatest medicine of all is to teach people how not to need it”
~ Unknown

After Completing Your Certification You May Consider These Options:

  • Open a professional practice in your home, or in a private or shared office space.
  • Add aromatherapy to an already existing business, such as massage therapy or acupuncture or other forms of complementary alternative therapies.  Work as a professional spa consultant, training therapist, in-house consultant, or product formulation.
  • Create a retail product or line. Sell online, at farmers markets, or in stores.
  • Create a retail establishment.

Graduate from the Institute with the working tools to start your own aromatherapy business.

The Institute Will Guide You In Launching Your Brand!

The Institute also offers consulting services to guide and assist you in launching your own professional brand.

Do you want to open a private practice or create your own aromatherapy product to retail? We will give you the tools necessary to make your goal possible. We will assist you in designing a business plan, creating a logo, designing and sourcing packaging for your product, meeting compliance regulations, fulfilling stability requirements, launching an effective website, and marketing your product. Complete your certification with the Institute and launch your own line!

Launch your Brand

The Institute provides a unique, effective,and interactive learning environment, to support you throughout your learning journey.

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