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Aromatherapy for children and adults

An online training programme on effective aromatherapy hacks for children and adults

Starting on 18 August 2020
USD 49

About the course

Aromatherapy uses natural plant extracts to enhance the health and wellbeing of the body, mind and spirit. While it is not intended as a replacement of professional advice, aromatherapy is a holistic therapeutic method that helps support better emotional and physical health. 


This is an online training programme on effective aromatherapy techniques to use for children and adults. The scope of this course includes the most effective therapeutic methods based on the expert knowledge and experience of a seasoned aromatherapist. 


By the end of this course, you will be able to safely and confidently use essential oils for self-care and to alleviate symptoms. 


Sign up for this online course if you want to:

  • Understand how aromatherapy works. 

  • Learn the different ways of using essential oils and their impact on the human body. 

  • Use essential oils and other fragrances in the holistic treatment of yourself or others.  

  • Learn safe and effective ways of using aromatherapy essential oils for yourself and others. 

Course content

  • Over 5 hours of video recordings 

  • Prepared simulation and exercises 

  • Case studies and best practices that prepare you for situations you may face 

  • Materials for reference and self study 

  • Certificate upon completion of a post-course evaluation 

Course Syllabus

Module  1

Introduction to Aromatherapy

  • About the roots of aromatherapy - what modern aromatherapy has to do with ancient medical knowledge 

  • How are plant extracts containing aromatic substances produced? 

  • About the occurrence of essential oils in the world of plants 

  • Phytochemistry of essential oils - basic active substances, physicochemical properties and storage principles 

Module  2

Ways of using essential oils and their impact on the human body

  • About external use - inhalations, rubbing, baths 

  • About the controversy around the oral administration of essential oils - safety and dosage principles 

  • Knowledge on the bioavailability of active ingredients, pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics of essential oil components in the human body 

  • Pharmacological action of volatile plant compounds - antimicrobial, anti-inflammatory, antioxidant, skin irritant, expectorant, cholagogue, cholagogue, carminative, spasmolytic, diuretic, warming 

Module  3

Safety of using essential oils

  • What are the precautions required in the use of aromatherapy? 

  • What is the problem with the falsification of essential oils? 

  • Irritation, allergy, phototoxic reactions and systemic poisoning - how to minimise the risk of their occurrence 

  • How to properly dilute oil before applying to the skin? Which oils require greater dilution, and what are some ready methods to help measure the amount of oil 

  • Practical tips for the use of essential oils during pregnancy and lactation 

  • Practical tips for the use of essential oils in pediatrics 

  • Interactions between essential oils and pharmaceutical drugs to take note of, e.g. golteria oil and blood thinning drugs 

Module  4

Aromatherapy for health and wellbeing

  • What are some common essential oils that help support health and wellbeing? 

  • To safely use aromatherapy for common ailments of adults 

  • To safely use aromatherapy for common ailments of children 

How does this online course work?

Real-life best practices
We show real case studies, techniques and methods used by experienced specialists
Optimisation of learning
This course is based on the Know-See-Do principle. The completion of each individual module enables the quick implementation of specific activities in practice
Practical Application
Apply what you learn to real-life situations straight away with guidance from our detailed teaching materials and video recordings
Learn on-the-go
Materials are available 24/7 on our dedicated platform. Access your course any time, anywhere
Certificate of completion
The certificate issued confirms the knowledge acquired by the participant and is available in a digital format for print or download
Top expert
  • World-class knowledge
  • Quality study materials
  • Practical exercises
  • Frequently Asked Questions


    Does participation in the course give you any vocational rights?

    No, we do not grant vocational rights. The course is of a training nature. It aims to broaden and deepen the knowledge of participants from given thematic areas, using the knowledge of the best experts. 

    Are there any dates for in-person meetings?

    No, there are no in-person meetings at an indicated place for this course. The whole course is based on online learning through an interactive educational platform. By joining the course, you gain access to all materials, video lectures, and online presentations. 

    Will I receive a certificate after completing the course? Yes, at the end of the course, each partic

    Yes, at the end of the course, each participant will receive a certificate confirming the participation and completion of the course.