Aromatherapy Course

Aromatherapy Certificate Course

Aromatherapy is the art and science of using essential oils from plant sources for health and wellbeing. Aromatherapy forms a part of holistic massage, which produces physical, spiritual, emotional and a mental sense of harmony. This is a comforting, reassuring and healing therapy.

Covered in the course
  • The art of aromatherapy and the methods of oil extraction
  • Classifications and chemistry of essential oils
  • Eastern theories of Aromatherapy
  • Aromatherapy and Child Care
  • Treatment of common conditions
  • Safety information
  • Contra-indications and first aid
  • Properties and reputed uses of 28 essential oils
  • Base / carrier oils.
  • General massage
  • Basic Anatomy and Physiology.

  • Course Outcome
    Upon completion of this course, you should be able to:
  • Practice as an Aromatherapist.
  • Effectively utilize the different applications of Aromatherapy
  • Have the necessary knowledge pertaining to work ethics and professionalism when performing aromatheraphy

  • Course Type
    Internationally recognized provider program.
    This course contains elements of SAQA Unit
    Standards ID: 262402 and SAQA Unit Standards
    ID: 262420


    You can start with this course immediately on enrollment and all your course material and student pack will be send to you within 7 –10 days after enrolment is received.

    Although you should be able to complete this course in 3 months, open learning gives you the flexibility to study at your own pace within a 2 year period

    Exams for obtaining Certificate
    3 case studies
    Written exam