This training programme is delivered in English.

Aromatherapy for the Elderly

The S.E.E.D. Institute
In Ash and Shaftesbury

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Important information


This 1 day Aromatherapy for the Elderly Course facilitates understanding and empathy for the needs of this increasing sector of our society. As our older population expands so does the requirement for services for them and, this sometimes vulnerable group, require a holistic approach with integrity and empathy.
Are you confident that you can address the concerns of this group of people? Do you know how to adjust your massage to take account of possible frailties and conditions associated with growing old?
This 1-day Certificated Course provides a combination of practical and theoretical work and addresses all aspects of the needs of the elderly.

Important information

Where and when

Starts Location
03 July 2017
Ash Hill Road, Ash, Aldershot, Surrey, GU12 5DP, Surrey, England
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30 August 2017
Stour Row, Nr. Shaftesbury, Dorset, SP7 0QW, Dorset, England
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Frequent Asked Questions

· What are the objectives of this course?

The objective is to understand the needs of this big group of our society.

· Who is it intended for?

It is aimed at Aromatherapists who want to work in this field of specialisation or who already work in it.

· Requirements

For Qualified Aromatherapists.

· Qualification

Certificate of Qualification awarded to successfully completing Students

· What happens after requesting information?

On receiving your enquiry we will contact you via telephone to give you the opportunity to discuss your requirements with us. If we cannot reach you via telephone then we will e-mail the course information to you and include a booking form should you decide to go ahead and book with us. We will also leave you our contact details should you wish to get in touch.


Anonymous A.
What I would highlight I liked the atmosphere, it was a really good environment. I look forward to attending further post-graduate courses with the S.E.E.D. Institute.

What could be improved nothing

Would you recommend this course? Yes.
Did this opinion help you? Yes (0)
Anonymous A.
What I would highlight Thank you for such an inspirational Saturday! This course timing was perfect and it came at a good time for me. Now I want to take better care of myself and approach work from another perspective. Thanks again!

What could be improved Nothing

Would you recommend this course? Yes.
Did this opinion help you? Yes (0)
Anonymous G.
What I would highlight It as a very well presented course with good teachers. The pace was good and the day was full of useful information.

What could be improved No issues

Would you recommend this course? Yes.
Did this opinion help you? Yes (0)
Anonymous A.
What I would highlight I gratefully enjoyed that day. The tutor had excellent interpersonal skills.

What could be improved Nothing

Would you recommend this course? Yes.
Did this opinion help you? Yes (0)

What you'll learn on the course

Essential oils
Alternative Medicine
Alternative Health
Ageing Indicators
Ulcer Management
Drugs on the Elderly
Foot Reflex Massage
Fragrance Testing
Emotional Connection
Pulse Synchronisation
Wound management
Immune System
Elderly care
Senior Massage
Geriatric Massage
Geriatric Nursing

Teachers and trainers (1)

Jane Rose
Jane Rose
Principal Tutor of The S.E.E.D. Institute

TSI Clinical Practitioner Diploma in Aromatherapy - 1997 Advanced Massage Techniques, Ayurveda, Lymphatic Drainage Massage, Pregnancy, Babies & Children Massage, Chinese Foot Massage, Remedial & Sports Massage. PTLLS Teaching Certificate - 2012 CTLLS Teaching Certificate - July 2013

Course programme

Course Content

Studies commence at 10.00 a.m. and finish 4.30/5.00 p.m.

Topics addressed during the course include:

  • Safety Precautions & Contra-indications: using Essential Oils within an environment of the Elderly
  • Creating a Supportive Environment
  • The Immune System, Hormones & Ageing indicators
  • Ulcer and Wound Management
  • Effects of Drugs on the Elderly
  • Recipes: for Common Ailments
  • Cross-referencing
  • Hand, Head & Foot Reflex massage
  • Fragrance Testing: of most useful essential oils
  • The Importance of Touch
  • Emotional Connections
  • Pulse-synchronisation

Many Associations accept our courses for CPD including the IFPA (6 Category A Points).

Please note that this Course is a:

Post-graduate qualification course, during which the student is assessed for competence.

Certificate of Qualification awarded to successfully completing Students

Achievements for this centre


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