Aroma201: Advanced Aromatherapy Certification Program

The Aroma201: Advanced Aromatherapy Certification Program (AACP) has been designed for natural health practitioners, spa specialists, natural health business owners/entrepreneurs, massage therapists, estheticians, nurses, healthcare providers, and for individuals interested in advancing their knowledge and application of aromatherapy in their business and/or home for self care/family care. It provides 300 hours of training and is one of the most advanced aromatherapy education programs available awarding you the ability to call yourself a ‘Certified Clinical Aromatherapist’ or ‘Certified Advanced Aromatherapy Practitioner’.

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This program will be offered only once in 2014! Sign up today to reserve your spot in this comprehensive and dynamic Aromatherapy Certification program!

 

Dates for Winter/Spring Program 2014:

January 15-19
February 12 – 16
March 12 – 16

Instructor: Jade Shutes, BA, Dipl. AT, Cert. Herbalist
Location: Chapel Hill, NC
Hours: 300 (includes online study, case study and final paper hours)
Time: 9:30 a.m.- 5:30 p.m. except last day, we will end at 3pm.
Tuition: $2,000. Payment plans available.

Pre-requisites: No previous Aromatherapy training is required.
Deposit: A $350 non-refundable deposit is required for this class. If you need a payment plan for the balance of the tuition, please contact Jade Shutes directly to discuss your needs. We are happy to work with you and would love for you to join us! Payments can be made monthly. We do ask that the program is paid in full by the beginning of the 3rd 5 day segment. Please email us at: info@theida.com or call us at: 919.240.4505


Advanced Aromatherapy Program



 

Graduates of the Aroma201: Advanced Aromatherapy Certification Program may obtain professional or business membership with the National Association for Holistic Aromatherapy (NAHA) and/or the Alliance of International Aromatherapists (AIA). Graduates are eligible to sit the Aromatherapy Registration Exam (ARC).

This is an advanced level class however we will be reviewing our Foundations of Aromatherapy material so ALL ARE WELCOME TO ATTEND! We have found that students taking our Advanced Aromatherapy Certification program are primarily interested in:

  • Developing or expanding on a career in Aromatherapy
  • Enhancing an existing health care practice through the use of essential oils
  • Integrating natural remedies into home care self care
  • Simply advancing their knowledge and applications of aromatherapy

As a rapidly growing complementary health care profession, Aromatherapy offers abundant career opportunities. EWSHAS graduates have gone on to create successful aromatherapy retail businesses, online essential oil and organic body care businesses, botanical perfume lines, therapeutic product lines, hospice/palliative care programs, chakra or yoga based lines, sustainable green businesses, web based radio shows, and consultation services.

Course Overview

Core topics:

  • Review of Foundations
  • Advanced Botany: Chemotypes, Morphology and Species
  • Aromatic Applications for the Skin
  • Aromas and the Mind
  • Becoming an Aromatherapist: The Practice & Business of Aromatherapy
  • Advanced Chemistry by and for the Aromatherapist
  • Integrating Aromatic Medicine in Home and Traditional Healthcare settings
  • Aromatherapy Case Studies (with friends, family, self, and/or existing clients)
  • Aromatherapy Paper (topic of your choice based upon your interest)

Upon successful completion of Aroma201: Advanced Aromatherapy Certification program you will be able to:

  • Fully integrate aromatherapy into an existing practice
  • Create an aromatherapy based business
  • Care for self, family and others utilizing essential oils
  • Expand and deepen your knowledge and application of aromatherapy
  • Sit the Aromatherapy Registration exam (if desired)
  • Design and create a range of aromatherapeutic products
  • Launch new aromatherapy business and/or practice

Career opportunities for graduates of the Aroma201: Advanced Aromatherapy Certification Program:

What are East-West School for Herbal and Aromatic Studies graduates doing?

  • Creating dynamic therapeutic aromatherapy products and/or organic body care lines
  • Designing and creating botanical perfumes
  • Establishing on-line website stores selling aromatic and herbal products
  • Educating the public and healthcare practitioners about aromatherapy
  • Writing articles for aromatherapy magazines, online publications and health magazines
  • Integrating aromatherapy into an existing practice to enhance client health

Course Enrollment Information

Tuition:  $2000.**

**Tuition may vary slightly from location to location.

Included Materials:

  • Three 5-day intensives
  • The Advanced Aromatherapy Certificate program manual designed and written by Jade Shutes, BA, Dipl. AT
  • The use of over 60 organic or wild crafted high quality essential oils and a wide variety of base materials from vegetable oils to hydrosols
  • Full materia medica profiles over 60 essential oils
  • An extensive list of resources for quality products
  • Information about various Aromatherapy organizations and journals
  • Access to network with other graduates online
  • Discounts on additional materials/kits from our select suppliers
  • Review of case studies and exam
  • CE hours for massage therapists
  • Issuance of Certificate

Students will create and take home at least fourteen of the following products:

  • Essential oil inhalers
  • Bath salts
  • Cream or Lotion
  • Massage oil
  • Salt scrubs
  • Face wash/cleanser
  • Body wash
  • Body butters
  • Facial exfolliant
  • Facial oil
  • Hydrosol or aromatic spritzer sprays
  • Synergy for steam inhalation
  • Salve
  • Cough syrup
  • Suppository
  • Compress
  • Herbal oil infusion
  • Vanilla body oil
  • Herbal tea
  • Hand sanitizer
  • The Aromatic First Aid Kit

How do I become certified with the Aroma201: Advanced Aromatherapy Certificate Program?

The Aroma201: Advanced Aromatherapy Certification program was established in September of 1991 and has been updated and redesigned in 2012-13.  The course is approved by The National Association For Holistic Aromatherapy (NAHA) and the WA state Workforce and Training Board.

In order to receive the East-West School for Herbal and Aromatic Studies Advanced certification, approved by NAHA, students must:

  • Attend all live classes.
  • Complete all modules in the Aroma201 AACP program.
  • Complete 14 case studies on family, friends, self, or existing and willing clients.
  • Complete final exam.
  • Write a 8-10 page paper on a subject of your choice.
  • Submit final paper, sit and pass final exam, submit case studies.
  • Passing Grade of 70% or higher.

This program is approved by the NCBTMB for 56 CE Hours for massage therapists.

Prerequisites

Open to all who are interested in delving more deeply into the World of Aromatherapy!

All are welcome to join! No previous training is required as we will spend time reviewing Foundations of Aromatherapy information before moving into our advanced training material.

Dates for Winter/Spring Program 2014:

January 15-19
February 12 – 16
March 12 – 16

Instructor: Jade Shutes, BA, Dipl. AT, Cert. Herbalist
Location: Chapel Hill, NC
Hours: 300 (includes online study, case study and final paper hours)
Time: 9:30 a.m.- 5:30 p.m. except last day, we will end at 3pm.
Tuition: $2,000. Payment plans available.

Pre-requisites: No previous Aromatherapy training is required.
Deposit: A $350 non-refundable deposit is required for this class. If you need a payment plan for the balance of the tuition, please contact Jade Shutes directly to discuss your needs. We are happy to work with you and would love for you to join us! Should you  need to cancel for any reasons, deposits less a $50. fee, can be applied to a future program offerings through the East-West School for Herbal and Aromatic Studies. Cancellations that take place 14 days prior to class, forfeit deposit amount and other funds may be used for future programs or online classes.

REGISTER TODAY!  Join us for our only 2014 Advanced Aromatherapy Certification Program! All are welcome!


Advanced Aromatherapy Program