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Aromatherapy Course

The Aromatherapy treatment course allows you to practice aromatherapy professionally.

Aromatherapy Diploma ITEC 3

It holds iTEC accreditation, the most well-known accreditation body in Ireland, and is internationally recognized. Throughout the course, you will gain knowledge on 49 essential and 19 carrier oils, as well as how to blend them to meet your clients’ specific needs.

You will also learn the techniques necessary to provide a comprehensive body aromatherapy massage and an aromatherapy facial massage.

As more people become interested in natural remedies and holistic approaches, the demand for aromatherapy services is on the rise.

Entry Requirements

This course is open to everyone aged 16 and above. No previous experience is required.

Level: ITEC 3

Start Date:  will be updated soon

Times (10 am – 5.30 pm):

Modules:

  • Aromatherapy

Assessment:

  • 50 MCQ
  • Practical Exam
  • Case Studies

Price: €950 excluding exam fee

Payment Plan:

  • Deposit: €250
  • September: €250
  • October: €250
  • November: €200

Course Content

Anatomy and Physiology:

  • The cell
  • Tissues & skin
  • Skeletal system
  • Muscular system
  • Cardiovascular system
  • Nervous system
  • Lymphatic system
  • Endocrine system
  • Respiratory system
  • Digestive system
  • Urinary system

Aromatherapy

  • Carrying out a visual analysis of the feet
  • Carrying out visual analysis and identifying skin types
  • Blending essential oils and carrier oils
  • Using a variety of aromatherapy techniques
  • Adapting the treatment to suit the specific needs of the client
  • Providing aftercare and home care advice
  • Benefits, contraindications

Professional Conduct & Business Awareness

  • Legal professional requirements, regulation
  • Marketing & PR
  • Research business concepts and prepare business plan
  • Guidelines for setting up your business
  • Code of practice/ethics
  • Clinical practice- treatment planning, record keeping, referrals, communication skills

What to Bring

  • Two small towels
  • Two bath towels
  • One small pillow

Text Books

  • “An Introductory Guide to Anatomy & Physiology” – Louise Tucker, 5th edition (EMS Publishing 2011).
  • “An Introductory Guide to Massage” – Louise Tucker, 3rd edition (EMS Publishing 2013)
  • “An Introductory Guide to Business” – John Mann (EMS Publishing 2009)

Learning Outcome

By the end of the course, the student will be able to:

Perform safe, hygienic, and effective aromatherapy treatments professionally.
Get insurance to start your own practice.
Work as an employee with confidence.
Understand and describe the structures and functions of human anatomy and physiology.
Understand the mental and physiological effects of aromatherapy treatment.
Create a safe and appropriate working environment.
Explain the historical and philosophical foundations of aromatherapy.
Understand the ethical, legal, and professional bases for the use of aromatherapy.
Understand professional conduct and business awareness in a complementary therapy context.
Understand the necessity of lifelong learning and professional development.

Opportunities for Progression

Indian Head Massage
Clinical Massage Therapy
Diploma in Reflexology
Diploma in Spa and Salon Management

Opportunities for Employment

There are opportunities for aromatherapists to find employment in a variety of areas:

Complementary health clinics
Beauty salons

Spa

Cruise ships
Hotels or resorts
Own clinic

Book This Course

Aromatherapy Course - Deposit

Deposit: €250

Aromatherapy Course - Next Instalment

Massage is the Oldest Tool to Treat the Body with Many Benefits

Physical Benefits:

Reduces spasms

Increases joint flexibility

Releases endorphin
Increased circulation of blood and lymph system
Helps to boost the immune system
Relieves the pain

Mental Benefits:

Fosters peace of mind
Helps relieve mental stress
Eases depression
Fostering a feeling of well-being
Reduces levels of anxiety
Increases body & mind connection

Ready to Launch Your Career?

If you have any questions, or would just like to speak with the trainer before booking one of our courses then simply send us your details or call us on +353 85 743 5096 today.