Aromatherapy Certification Program

$1,100.00

Ology Essential’s Aromatherapy Certification Program is now available. Registration can be made through one single payment or with our payment plan.

Ology’s online self-paced 100+ hour Aromatherapy Certification Program covers accurate world history of aromatics, anatomy & physiology, chemistry, pathologies, olfaction & human psychology, botany, essential oil profiles, aromatherapy safety, carrier oils & butters, essential oil blending theory, applied aromatherapy, consultation skills, business advice, industry regulations, product recipes, and more. Students will complete case study assignments, write a research paper, gain hands on blending experience, and above all learn about the art and science of aromatherapy. At the end of the course, after a final exam, students will become certified aromatherapists.

The instructor at Ology Essentials in is aromatherapist Kayla Fioravanti, author of The Art, Science and Business of Aromatherapy. Kayla discovered aromatherapy in 1998 and has been in the aromatherapy industry as an aromatherapist, supplier, educator, speaker, student and author. Kayla has been an outspoken advocate for small businesses, the safe use of essential oils, and honest practices in the industry.  The course includes the books The Art, Science and Business of Aromatherapy and Robert Tisserand’s book Essential Oil Safety, 2nd edition as reference material.

Ology Essential is a National Association of Holistic Aromatherapists (NAHA) approved school.

NAHA APPROVED SCHOOL EDUCATOR

Terms and Conditions

Description

Course Component Specific Proficiency Outcomes (upon completion student will be able to…)
The Genesis of Aromatherapy

I. World History of Aromatics)

 

Discuss the history of plant material used throughout history.

Discuss the evolution of plants used throughout history and how the aromatherapy of today came about.

Distinguish between historical events and myths in the aromatherapy world.

Discuss how aromatics were used through ancient history through modern history.

 

Students will be evaluated through homework questions, essay question and the final exam.

The Science of Aromatherapy

(II. Anatomy and Physiology,

III. Common Pathologies of the Body Systems,

IV. Role of Olfaction on Human Psychology,

V. PNI,

VI. Holism,

VII. Botany

IX. Chemistry)

 

Have a thorough understanding of the human body and it’s systems.

Understand how the systems work together.

Understand how essential oils can impact each system.

Know the some common pathologies of each system and how essential oils can play a role.

Understand the role of olfaction.

Understand how essential oils enter and exit the body.

Understand the classification system.

Understand the INCI system used in cosmetics.

Understand what PNI and Holism are and how they related to aromatherapy.

Have a sound knowledge of the chemistry of essential oils.

Understand what the functional group hypothesis is and know the functional groups.

Understand the methods of extraction of essential oils.

Understand how to best store essential oils.

Demonstrate ability to blend for therapeutic value for different body systems.

 

Students will be evaluated through homework questions, essay questions, case studies, blends and the final exam.

The Art of Blending Essential Oils

(X. Carrier Oils,

XI. Blending Theory and Practice)

Have a thorough understanding and knowledge of many carrier oils and butters.

Understand the different dilution rates for a large range of personal care items, oils and candles.

Understand and demonstrate multiple blending strategies and theories.

Demonstrate blending technique for 3 methods of blending.

Demonstrate an understanding of carrier oils.

 

Students will be evaluated through homework questions, essay questions, case studies, blends and the final exam.

Practical Aromatherapy

(XII. Applied Aromatherapy)

 

Understand the role of aromatherapy in skin care.

Understand good skin care practices.

Demonstrate an understanding of blending for skin care.

Demonstrate an understanding of safety standards for different demographics.

 

Students will be evaluated through homework questions, essay question, case studies, blends and the final exam.

The Business of Aromatherapy

(XIII. Consultation Skills & Therapeutic Relationship,

XV. Business Skills)

 

Be able to tell their aromatherapy business story.

Understand and demonstrate consultation skills.

Create an intake assessment form.

Understand the different kinds of products and methods of application that can be used to treat with aromatherapy.

Demonstrate an understanding aromatherapy in spa and home products.

 

Students will be evaluated through homework questions, essay question, case studies, blends and the final exam.

Creating Aromatherapy Bath Products and Soap

(XII. Applied Aromatherapy continued)

Demonstrate the ability to make safe aromatherapy bath products.

Understand the properties and value of various salts and additives.

Understand how essential oils react in the soapmaking process.

Demonstrate the ability to make basic personal care products.

 

Students will be evaluated through homework questions, essay questions, case studies, products and the final exam.

Building Your Brand

(XV. Business Skills continued)

Be able to tell their aromatherapy business story.

Understand and demonstrate consultation skills.

Create an intake assessment form.

Understand the different kinds of products and methods of application that can be used to treat with aromatherapy.

Demonstrate an understanding aromatherapy in spa and home products.

 

Students will be evaluated through homework questions, essay question, platform tasks and the final exam.

Navigating Industry Regulations

(XV. Business Skills continued,

XIV. Ethics)

 

Students will have a thorough understanding of the differences between fragrance oils and essential oils.

Student will be aware of the fragrance exemption.

Understand standards that pertain to aromatherapy in the EU and USA.

Understand the code of ethics and standards of practice of NAHA.

 

Students will be evaluated through homework questions, essay questions, case studies, blends and the final exam.

Do Not Pass Go Without Collecting Safety Information

(XV. Business Skills continued,

VIII. Essential Oils)

 

Understand claims of essential oil grades.

Know forms of adulterations of essential oils.

Understand contraindications and warnings.

Know IFRA warnings.

Understand pregnancy warnings and cautions.

Understand the role of MSDS sheets.

Know the most important safety rules.

Understand what to do when injured with essential oils.

 

 

Students will be evaluated through homework questions, essay questions, case study and the final exam.

Cosmetics, Drugs, and Soaps…Oh My!

(XV. Business Skills continued)

Understand how drugs, cosmetics, soaps and aromatherapy products are regulated by the FDA in the USA.

Understand what claims cannot be made on aromatherapy products.

Understand advertising claims that cannot be made.

Understand voluntary and self-regulating standards.

 

Students will be evaluated through homework questions, essay question and the final exam.

Essential Oil Profiles

(VIII. Essential Oils)

 

Bergamot, Cajeput, Cedarwood (Cedrus deodora), Blue Chamomile, Roman Chamomile, Cistus, Clary sage (Salvia sclarea), Eucalyptus, Frankincense , Geranium, Ginger, Grapefruit, Laurel Leaf, Lavender, Lemon, Myrrh, Neroli, Sweet Orange, Patchouli, Peppermint, Rose Absolute, Rosemary, Tea Tree, Ylang Ylang

Students will demonstrate knowledge of therapeutic properties, perfume notes, components, appearance, special precautions, IFRA usage, EU allergen declarations, specifications, storage, and shelf life of each essential oil.

 

Students will be evaluated through homework questions, case studies, essential oil blends and the final exam.

Business Consultation A 60 minute business consolation between the student and Kayla Fioravanti to discuss how best to implement their aromatherapy training into their business after the student completes all requirements and passes the program.

 

Reviews

There are no reviews yet.

Be the first to review “Aromatherapy Certification Program”

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

×
Product added to cart

No products in the cart.

0

Your Cart