In Dunsland Cross

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Aromatherapy - a distance learning course by BSYGet an introduction to the science and art of Aromatherapy with this distance learning course. You will learn how to utilise essential oils for an array of purposes confidently at home. You will also learn how to develop your senses of touch and smell in order to appreciate the subtle aesthetics of Aromatherapy.  In addition to being a stand-alone, this course could also be done as a 'taster' if you would like to progress onto BSY 's professional Aromatherapy courses.1 day of Practical Training is essential for students without a prior massage qualification. Practical workshops can be held in various locations around the UK and are available for an additional fee of £75 per day. Your practical training is a valuable opportunity to learn directly from an experienced practical training tutor with specialist skills.




Dunsland Cross (Devon)
EX22 7YT


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  • Aromatherapy
  • Massage
  • Art

Course programme

Training Course Content

The course syllabus is structured as follows:

  • Lesson One
    • Introduction
    • What is Aromatherapy?
    • The Development of Aromatherapy
    • Essential Oil Safety Checklist
    • The Sense of Touch
      • A Caring Touch in a Clinical Environment
      • Healing Touch
      • Re-establish your Sense of Touch
    • A Sense of Aroma
      • The Process of Inhalation
  • Lesson Two
    • What are Essential Oils?
      • Healing Properties
      • Top, Middle and Base Notes
      • Categories of oils
      • Other Classifications
    • The Individual Oils
      • Five Top Notes
    • Glossary of Terms
      • Properties of Essential Oils
  • Lesson Three
    • Methods of Application of Essential Oils
      • Carrier Oils
      • Activity
      • Choosing a Blend of Oils
      • Massage Blends
      • Examples of Consultations
      • Blending
    • The Oils
      • Four Base Notes
      • Four Middle Notes
  • Lesson Four
    • The Art of Massage
      • Benefits
      • Preparation
      • The Movements
      • Wringing or Kneeding
      • Back Massage
      • Neck and Shoulders
      • Legs and Feet
      • Arms and Hands
      • Abdomen
      • Facial Massage
    • Contra-indications and Safety Advice
  • Lesson Five
    • Living and Working with Aromatherapy
      • Daily
      • Monthly Relaxation Day
      • Relaxation
    • Skin Care
      • The Structure of the Skin
      • Skin Care Routine
      • The Action of Essential Oils on the Skin
      • Preparing a Facial Blend
      • Skin Types
      • Skin Conditions
      • Application
      • Case Study Example
  • Lesson Six
    • Professional Treatment and Some Underlying Principles of Aromatherapy
      • Stress
      • Diet
    • Treating Some Specific Conditions
      • Muscular Conditions
      • Women's Health
      • Mood-Enhancing Oils
      • Meditation
      • Treat your Feet
      • Hair Care
      • Aromatherapy for Children
      • Other Common Complaints

Additional information


For information on the cost of this training course, please contact BSY.

Instalment plans are available.


Price on request