This category is for those who want to become professional therapists or those who are already qualified and wish to extend their knowledge and abilities in specific areas.

Whether you are a complete beginner, already a therapist looking to update your skills or seeking to study an additional therapy, there are a range of courses available that may be of interest to you.

A Distance Learning Diploma Course of 14 Lessons

Aromatherapy Practitioner Course

Subjects included in this Aromatherapy Course:

• Introduction to the most well known ‘Essential Oils’
• Properties of ‘Essential Oils’, Uses and Contra-Indications
• Carrier Oils for Diluting the ‘Essential Oils’
• Combining the ‘Essential Oils’ Together and Blending Techniques
• Full Aromatherapy Body Massage: Back Massage; Back & Front of Legs; Neck; Arms & Shoulders and the Scalp & Face
• Massage techniques used: Effleurage, Petrissage & Tapotement
• Central Nervous System & Autonomic Nervous System
• The Positive Effects of Massage when Combined with Essential Oils

• Therapeutic Oil Recipes
• Psychology – understanding your client
• Other holistic therapies that will combine with Aromatherapy
• Anatomy & Physiology
• Presenting Yourself as a Professional Therapist
• Keeping Client Records and Taking a Case History

Aromatherapy Course Outcome

A Practitioner/Therapist Level Accreditation is awarded on successful completion of this course.

Once you have completed this course you will be fully equipped to practise as a professional Aromatherapist. At this stage, serious students wishing to expand their skills and knowledge are recommended to continue their studies onto the Diploma of Advanced Aromatherapy Course, leading to Senior Practitioner / Therapist Accreditation.

Students who do not wish to study the ‘practical massage’ element will be awarded our accredited diploma in – Aromatherapy (theory).