Students will cover: The history of essential oils, uses and applications: eg: Baths, Massages, Compressess, and Steam Inhalations. Which oils are suitable for which common ailments and reasons why not to use (contra-indications). The art of blending, the olfactory system (sense of smell) and how to buy and store oils safely.
Who is the tutor?
About the Tutor: Patricia Dillon-Russell
How will I be taught?
Teaching methods will include lecture input, demonstration, discussion and time for questions and answers. Progress is monitored at all stages and special attention is paid to teaching the correct posture and pressure. Our complementary and beauty therapy courses are not intended as treatments, but as opportunities to learn. Our courses are open to both men and women, and where undressing is required, this is handled discreetly. If you have a disability and think it may affect your learning in the classroom, or using any of our other services, please speak to us in confidence as soon as possible. We will discuss options with you and do our best to provide the support you need.
Your tutor will give you continuous feedback
What do I need to bring with me?
We advise students not to purchase equipment, books or materials until after the first session of the course unless otherwise stated.There will be a small cost payable on the day to cover the use of oils on the course.
What can I do next?
Qualification courses with the therapy industry. Body Massage, Aromatherapy etc.Your tutor will advise you on the appropriate follow-up course.
What do I need to join the course
There are no enrolment requirements for this course.
Anyone thinking of entering the beauty/therapy industry and looking for an insight into this specialised subject. Anyone wishing to learn about essential oils, and how to use them safely within the home on family and friends. Any qualified therapists looking for CPD courses.
Getting to your course
Dartford Adult Education Centre
If you require any information about this location then please call 03000 41 40 25* and quote the Course Code DAR/93988/J/NC.