Advanced Aromatherapy 1 day accredited course

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Advanced Aromatherapy Accredited Course

Course available at venues below Course Dates

Bideford, Devon

Plymouth, Devon

April '23 - Fri 28th

Please ask for available dates


why not check out our online course and study in the comfort of your own environment -


The Advanced Aromatherapy course will provide a progression route with advanced technical skills for qualified aromatherapists. This qualification will enable you to further develop your knowledge of additional oils and their therapeutic uses and the theories and practices for advanced applications of prescriptive aromatherapy. This qualification is designed to give you the essential knowledge to assist you to provide advanced therapeutic skills within a clinical setting. You will learn the therapeutic benefits of using over 20 advanced essential oils and 10 carrier oils. You will build upon previous knowledge and experience and expand your knowledge in the use and practical application of advanced prescriptive aromatherapy. You will be introduced to new essential oils and base oils and expand your skills beyond a reliance on familiar blends.

You will investigate the blending of oils to include the therapeutic properties, contra-indications and have the opportunity to explore the use of prescriptive blends using the holistic and molecular approach. You will be able to utilise this knowledge and understanding to tailor your aromatherapy treatments to your individual client needs, to promote health and well-being and create balance.

Advanced Aromatherapy Blending Accredited Diploma

Pre-requisites (entry level):

An Aromatherapy qualification. A&P is also required.

An anatomy and physiology accredited course can be studied alongside this course.

Course format:

Practical attendance 1 day practical + home study (incl pre-course reading) + case studies. Training material is accessed through our online portal.

Course content:

  • Advanced aromatherapy


The home study can be started at anytime, please ask for available course dates.


1 practical attendance session.

Model Required?:

Group training = No, students will work on each other.

One to one training = Yes, you will be required to bring a model along to the practical training to practice your routine on.

Case studies = Yes, you will be required to work on models for your case studies.

Case studies:

You are required to complete 5 case studies (5 people x 2 treatments each.)

Accreditation body:

* ABT - Associated beauty therapists

* IICT - International Institute for Complementary Therapists

* PBD - Professional Beauty Direct

* IPHM - International Practitioners of Holistic Medicine

Career Opportunities:

Self-Employed complementary therapist or Aromatherapist working from home, salon, mobile.

Additional Costs:

You will need to purchase your own products and oils in order to carry out your case studies.

We also recommend you purchase a text book to support your learning, a recommended reading list is supplied here:



Karen Ashton, Founder of Holistic Therapies Training, has published her first book ‘The Essential Oils Guide’. Available in Paperback or Kindle edition. Click on the links below to view details or to purchase a book -

Paperback Book

Kindle Book

Qualification gained:

Advanced Aromatherapy Practitioner Diploma


Please check your insurance companies requirements before enrolling on this course? (It is the students responsibility to check coverage with their insurers BEFORE enrolling on this course)

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Payment Options

If you prefer to pay by bank transfer, PayPal or PayPal credit, here are the details

Please note, if you choose either of these methods, your booking will be processed manually, and can take up to 24 hours to receive access to your training pack.

Your Instructor

Karen Ashton (Course Writer)
Karen Ashton (Course Writer)

Karen has more than 19 years experience in the industry, she is the founder of Holistic Therapies Training, which was launched in 2007. Karen is a course writer and author of 'The Essential Oils Guide'. Writing is her passion and she has a wealth of knowledge in beauty, massage and complementary therapies.

Courses Included with Purchase

Health & Safety online course
This course will develop your knowledge and skills in health, safety & hygiene in a salon environment
Karen Ashton (Course Writer)
Listening skills online course
This course covers listening skills, client care & communications
Karen Ashton (Course Writer)

Original Price: £14

Frequently Asked Questions

When does the course start and finish?
The course starts now and never ends! It is a completely self-paced online course - you decide when you start and when you finish.
How long do I have access to the course?
How does lifetime access sound? After enrolling, you have unlimited access to this course for as long as you like - across any and all devices you own.

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