Diploma in AROMATHERAPY an Holistic Studies

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Diploma in AROMATHERAPY and Holistic Studies

COURSE DATES - see bewlow

Course fee; - see below

BOOKING DEPOSIT

Friday 11 October 2019 – Sunday 18 October 2020

Course Times
Friday 6.30pm-10.00pm
Saturday and Sunday 9.30am to 5.30pm

€1625.00 – paid over the 4 modules

Exam Fee €100

€50

Course Content

Course is paid per module

Diploma in Aromatherapy and Holistic Studies Course Accreditation:
This Diploma in Aromatherapy and Holistic Studies course is accredited by IFPA – International Federation of Professional Aromatherapists which is the largest organisation world wide representing Professional Aromatherapists

Who can attend this course?

ANYONE.

You do NOT need any prior knowledge or training to begin this course.

Theory

  • The history of aromatherapy
  • Aromatherapy as aromatic medicine
  • 65 essential oils, their chemistry and therapeutic effects
  • Methods of use of vegetable oil and infused oils for in healing skin, muscles, tendons and bones
  • The therapeutic use of essential oils for common ailments
  • Aromatherapy for healing the skin and common skin conditions such as acne, psoriasis and eczema
  • The intensive use of essential oils for acute conditions
  • The therapeutic use of aromatherapy for chronic conditions
  • The use of essential oils during pregnancy and childbirth
  • The use of essential oils for children, adults and the elderly
  • An introduction to the use of essential oils for people with cancer and other serious illness
  • The use of essential oils for stress, anxiety and addictions
  • The use of aromatic inhalers
  • Methods of extraction
  • Methods of using essential oils
  • Olfaction and its effects on our body and emotions
  • Blending and mixing of oils for massage, baths and home care
  • Using Aromatic waters, hydrosols, topically and internally
  • Holistic healing philosophy
  • Empowering the client
  • Physical/mental/emotional effects of essential oils
  • Body analysis and health assessment
  • Stress – how it shows in our body and how it effects our life
  • Care of the therapist, physically through exercises and emotionally by setting boundaries
  • How aromatherapy can be used to support healthy lifestyle choices
  • How aromatherapy can be used to support Western Medicine
  • Professional ethics
  • Business – how to promote yourself as a therapist and how to set up and run your practice.

Practical

Foot Reflex Massage:
All students will learn how to give an Aroma-Reflex Foot Massage.
This treatment has been written and developed by Christine Courtney, Principal. This is a wonderful treatment to give and receive. It brings together the benefits and knowledge of Aromatherapy, Reflexology and TCM. The feet are an excellent vehicle for administering essential oils into the meridians and the body.
Aromatic-Heart Chakra massage to stimulate the Vagus nerve, aid relaxation, sooth anxiety and support the processing of strong emotions such as grief and anxiety
Acupressure arm and hand massage to relax and ease tension in the whole body.

Aromatherapy in Pregnancy: All students will learn the theory of aromatherapy for use in pregnancy, labour and childbirth. Pregnancy Massage is taught as a separate workshop.

Aromatherapy for Babies and Children: All students will learn the theory of aromatherapy for children. Baby Massage is taught as a separate workshop.

Anatomy and Physiology
To qualify, students need a qualification in Anatomy and Physiology
Students can take this before, during or after the Aromatherapy Diploma.
If you hold a recognised qualification you may be exempt.
To book the the Anatomy and Physiology click here

Course Structure

  • The course consists of 4 modules.
  • All Modules are held over weekends including Friday evening.
  • Between modules students have case studies to be complete and theory questions to answer
  • It is advisable that anyone taking the course, and wishing to complete it in 12 months, should allow 3 hours per week to complete their home study requirements.
  • The time between each module is planned to give the students sufficient time to complete their homework, and become familiar with all the material taught before proceeding with the next module.
  • Students must complete the modules in sequence, e.g. module one, then two..etc.
  • You can complete the course in your own time – you can complete the course in one year or take up to 3 years to complete.
  • Holistic Massage is NOT taught with this course.
  • For details of our holistic massage WEEKEND course click here
  • For details of our holistic massage MORNING course click here

Aromatherapy Examination
Following completion of module four there is a 3 hour written exam and a 2 hour practical exam.

Discount:
If you wish to take our Diploma in Holistic Massage or our Diploma in Reflexology at the same time as our Diploma in Aromatherapy discounts do apply. Phone the office to discuss.
Click here for details of our Diploma in Holistic Massage, here for Diploma in Reflexology and here for Diploma in Anatomy and Physiology

Course Dates

Module 1 – €275

Friday 11th October
Time: 6.30pm to 10.00pm

Saturday & Sunday 12th & 13th October
Time: 9.30am to 5.30pm

Module 2 – €325

Friday: 17th January 2020
Time: 6.30pm to 10.00pm

Saturday & Sunday 18th & 19th January 2020
Times: 9.30am to 10.00pm

Module 3 – €550

Friday: 15th May 2020
Time: 6.30pm to 10.00pm

Saturday and Sunday 16th & 17th May 2020
Time: 9.30am to 5.30pm

AND
Friday: 22nd May 2020

Saturday & Sunday 23rd & 24th May 2020
Time: 9.30am to 10.00pm

Module 4 – €475

Friday 7th August 2020
Time: 6.30pm to 10.00pm

Saturday & Sunday 8th & 9th May 2020
Time: 9.30am to 5.30pm

AND
Friday: 25th September 2020
Time: 6.30 to 10.00pm
Saturday 26th September 2020

Exam: 18th October 2020 – €100

Student Registration with IFPA required at Module 3 – £30.00 stg

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