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Aromatherapist Classes & Certification

We Accept Students From Every State and Every Country in the World. Join us in our Clinical Aromatherapy Course.

The Academy’s, 300-Hour, Clinical Aromatherapist® (CL. A.®), Online, Home-Study Certification Program is one of our professional training aromatherapy courses, that will teach you the theory and practical applications of aromatherapy, that can help anyone achieve physical, mental, and spiritual balance. This course can help prepare you to work in your own private practice, wellness centers, healthcare offices or spas. Your aromatherapy training is both thorough and fun to learn.

Your online aromatherapy course is taught in 10 sections and is designed to give you the professional knowledge and education needed to make proper aromatherapy evaluations and recommendations. For this online course, the student communicates with his or her teacher by e-mail. The student is sent a series of testing materials (10 sections) that are completed and returned to our Aromatherapy school for grading by our expert aromatherapy course instructors. This is information that is similar to that available for health professionals from the Aromatherapy Registration Council. The Aromatherapy Registration Council helps aromatherapists, massage therapists, and other health professionals to practice safely.


Section #1: Human Anatomy & Physiology

Note: Students with health degrees in related fields like massage, nursing, medicine, etc., may be exempt from the A&P requirement.

This anatomy & physiology education deals with all 10 body systems affected by the use of essential oil. The assignments are interspersed throughout Sections 2-6, allowing the student to complete the A&P requirement incrementally. Subjects include the:

Integumentary System, Endocrine System, Nervous System, Cardiovascular System, Respiratory System, Digestive System, Immune and Lymphatic System, Reproductive System, Urinary System, and Musculoskeletal System.

Section #2: Principles of Aromatherapy

Your education here begins with the introduction to aromatherapy. It is a very thorough look at the foundations of essential oil use. Training includes:

Aromatherapy History, Essential Oils Extraction, Chemistry of Essential Oils, Oil & Botanical Families, Adulteration and Oil Purity, Case Studies, Safety, Guidelines & Cautions, Biophysical Actions of Essential Oils, Olfactory, Integumentary & Respiratory Actions, Blending Essential Oils, Essential Oils for Health and Beauty & Wellbeing.

Section #3: Healthy Nutrition & Lifestyle

We need good nutrition to feed the 10 systems of the body and to ensure that the essential oil we use have the best chance of helping us. This section teaches students the basics of a good nutrition and lifestyle program, and, provides your clients with an easy-to-understand, do-it-yourself, "Wellness Charts Booklet" that can help anyone live a more healthful life. Your booklet includes:

The Food Guide Pyramid, Food Guide Pyramid Serving Sizes, The Traditional Healthy Mediterranean Diet Pyramid The Traditional Healthy Vegetarian Diet Pyramid, Protein – Food Sources & Daily Requirements, Finding the Trimmest Cuts of Meat, Vitamins – Food Sources, Minerals – Food Sources, Essential Fatty Acids – Food Sources, Fiber Chart, Dietary Target Model for Wellness, Basic Food Combining, Lower Carbohydrate Eating, Lower Cholesterol Eating, Lower Sodium Eating, Fat Grams Counter, A Healthy Way to Cut Calories, Case Studies, Height & Weight Charts, The Reward of Fitness is Longevity, Aerobic Target Zone Heart Rate, Calorie Expenditure Chart, and Basic Nutritional Supplementation Recommendations.

Section #4: Medical Aromatherapy

An in-depth look at the science behind aromatherapy. phytochemical constituents of oils, their healing properties, and medical uses for common health conditions are explored, including:

Antiseptic Actions, Antivirals, and Antibacterials, Anti-Inflammatories, Auto-Immune Issues, Women’s Health Issues, Nervous System Health, Respiratory System Health, Digestive System Health, Urinary System Health, Chemotypes, Essential Oil Analysis Methods, Toxicity & Safety, Phytochemistry of Individual Oils and Medicinal Application of Essential Oils.

Section #5: Essential Oil Formulations

This training gives the student an encyclopedic knowledge of over 600 essential oil formulations for almost every use imaginable, using things like vegetable oils, carrier oils, and clary sage to ylang-ylang and Lavandula angustifolia. A great reference text and a fun, easy way to learn the practical applications of essential oils. This part of the aromatherapy program gives you the knowledge and foundation to create essential oil profiles for almost anything. Below, are just a few examples included in your education course:

Female Conditions, the Endocrine System, the Digestive System, the Urinary System, the Peripheral Nervous System, Immune System, the Reproductive System, Male Conditions, Babies & Children, Injuries, Stress, Fatigue, Insomnia, Skin, Hair & Nails, Perfumes & Fragrances, Cooking with Essential Oils, Gardening, and Pests, and Animal Care.

Section #6: Aromatherapy for Beauty, Hair & Skin Care

Natural cosmetic care is one of the foundations of this course and an important part of your education and the aromatherapy industry. Topics include:

Purchasing Ready-Made Natural Cosmetics, Making Your Own Natural Cosmetics, Essential Oils for Specific Skin Types, Cleansing, Toning & Facials, Wrinkles & Lines Treatment, Treating Irritations and Diseases of the Skin, Skin Care Recipes and Procedures, Aromatic Bath Recipes, Massage Oil Recipes, Essential Oils for Specific Hair Types, Treating Scalp Conditions, Hair Care Recipes, Creating Individualized Natural Perfumes and Natural Perfume Formulations.

Section #7: Aromatherapy for Emotional and Mental Balance

The psychological and spiritual benefits of this education are emphasized in this section as the student gains an understanding of the effects of fragrance on mood. Discover safe and effective individual oils and blending combinations for consumers who are looking for relief for the following:

Restoring Mental & Physical Balance, Blending for Balance, Nervous Tension & Agitation, Over-Thinking & Worry, Anxiety & Apprehension, Concentration, and Memory, Anger & Frustration, Confidence & Self-Esteem, Empowerment and Indecision, Depression & Negativity, Problems Relating, Methods of Application, Yin & Yang Concepts and Aromatherapy Massage Technique.

Section #8: Client Assessment & Recommendations

Through the use of an aromatherapy client assessment questionnaire and other information supplied by your client, our course teaches students how to evaluate a client’s well-being and essential oil needs so that he or she can recommend the proper aromatherapy oil or formula to help individuals achieve their goals.

Section #9: Aromatherapy Jurisprudence & Ethics

This course discusses the things aromatherapists can and can’t do and the standards of the industry that practitioners must have an understanding of. We teach students how to practice legally and how to avoid the practice of medicine, such as you might find in institutions, hospitals, or from doctors or nurses. Consent forms are supplied to the student along with practical, real-life suggestions for the legal standards and ethical practice of aromatherapy and working with people in various settings from hospitals to spas.

Section #10: Aromatherapy Practicum

Essential Oils Aromatherapist Class

The student is required to do five aromatherapy consulting sessions with family and friends. The student will do one session at a time and submit each session individually, for evaluation. Your instructor will review each session, give you constructive feedback and help you to hone your interviewing skills. By the tenth session, most students will acquire the confidence to proficiently evaluate even the most difficult cases.

Section #10: Practice Building Strategies

Suggestions and strategies that can help you build a successful aromatherapy consultation practice you can be proud of. Strategies for students in this course include:

Legal Issues, Case Studies, Liability Insurance, Office Location, Record Keeping, Practice Management, Ethical Issues, Marketing, Networking, Referrals, Money Issues, Fee Structure, The Internet, Problem Solving and Personal Development.

Upon successful completion of the program, the student will be awarded the Academy’s 300-Hour, Clinical Aromatherapist® (CL.A.®) Diploma.
Our graduates may seek membership in these organizations:
American Holistic Health Association (AHHA)
Alliance of International Aromatherapists (AIA)
Professional Aromatherapy and Skin Care Products
Aromatherapy Essential Oils and Skin Care Products Online Course

One of the biggest natural products distributors in the United States provides the Academy's course graduates with access to their great selection of high-quality, professional essential oil and skincare products. Graduates can purchase products (from many different manufacturers) at "wholesale" prices, just like a health food store. What's more, there are no minimum orders and they will "drop-ship" products directly to your clients, saving you the expense of keeping an aromatherapy and skincare products inventory. This is a great way to ensure that your clients are using high-quality products that meet your standards, and, a great way to earn extra income as an aromatherapy professional.

Field Supervision - Graduates of our courses can contact their instructor(s) any time after graduation, for advice and support for their clients and their aromatherapy practice.

Professional Resources - Important internet reference sites including where to purchase aromatherapy supplies, safety issues, additional essential oil suppliers, and professional liability insurance information for the Aromatherapist.


Tuition = $995.00

Down payment = $295.00; Balance = $700.00

Balance paid in 4 monthly payments of $175.00


The Approximate Cost for Program Textbooks and Materials (not included) is:

Clinical Aromatherapist: Used = $57.00 New = $98.00

(Texts for Sections #3, #8 and #9 are Supplied by the Academy Free of Charge)

Students can purchase textbooks online through:,,, etc.

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STEP #1 - Please go to the "CONTACT US" page and send us your information. We will then send you more details about your area of interest. Once done, we can send you enrollment paperwork to get started on your program of choice.


Upon acceptance of your application (we will contact you by e-mail), all home-study applicants must send a copy of their High School, G.E.D., Vocational School or College diploma (your school transcript is also acceptable) in order to meet New Jersey's vocational school entrance requirements. When we have received all pertinent paperwork, we will send you your enrollment forms.

For those who do not have a High School, G.E.D., Vocational or College diploma, a T.A.B.E test can be taken.

Please see the T.A.B.E Test Page for more information.


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