Certified Level 1 Aromatherapist

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(Minimum 50 Hours* Curriculum) • Introduction to the history of Aromatherapy • Profiles of minimum 20 essential oils • Minimum of 5 case studies • Quality of essential oils • Production and methods of extraction (distillation, cold pressing/expression, enfleurage, absolute, CO2 extraction) • Basic physiological effects of essential oils: methods of absorption, overview of olfaction and the limbic system, the skin, and the immune system • How essential oils interact on physical and emotional levels • Basic essential oil chemistry with contraindications of certain essential oils • How to create/design an effective blend • Diluents such as vegetable oils and other carrier bases • Methods of application (inhalation, diffusion, topical, optional: internal) • Safety issues (including dermal, respiratory, internal) • Legal, ethical, privacy issues (include a copy of the NAHA Code of Ethics) *The Level 1 hour requirement applies to existing health professionals such as: Massage Therapists, Estheticians, Herbalists, Nurses, Physicians, etc. Students who are not existing health professionals have an additional requirement to provide proof of completion of Anatomy & Physiology 1 from an accredited institution, or the equivalent class taken from a NAHA approved school.

You can also join this program via the mobile app.

Maya Ravensong
Maya Ravensong



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