Advanced Courses

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Our advanced aromatherapy courses have been designed to deepen your knowledge of specific subjects related to essential oils and aromatherapy, from the chemistry of essential oils to the therapeutic benefits of essential oils for the skin or for emotional well-being.

Note: Aromas and the Mind, Aromatic Chemistry, and Aromatics and the Skin are a part of our Aromatic Scholars program. Students of the Aromatic Scholars and Aromatic Medicine courses receive the Anatomy and Physiology course.

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  • Essentials of Herbal Medicine
    Herbalism is the practice of plants as medicine, in its simplest form it is the connection between humans, health and the natural world. Enroll Today! In this 15-hour introductory herbalism course we will travel through the foundations of the field. The goal is to connect with plants as medicine and learn how to safely engage with herbalism for yourself and your community.
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  • Aromatherapy Business
    Are you a Certified Aromatherapist or about to be and are wondering how to make money with aromatherapy? Becoming a certified aromatherapist is one thing, but how to start a successful business is a whole other ball game. With the right training about what you want to create, who you want to serve, and what steps you need to take to get there, you’ll be on your way to creating your dream business. Join our first Aromatherapy Business Cohort and build or expand your dream business in 2023!
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  • Internal Use of Essential Oils
    Internal Use of Essential Oils
    Somewhere between the current two extremes of ‘never use essential oils internally’ and ‘you can take just about any essential oil internally’ is a balanced approach and view of the use of essential oils internally, both professionally and for self-care. The misinformation on this subject is rampant on both sides of the extreme.
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    Aromatic Applications for the Skin
    The Aromatics and the Skin Online Certificate program offers an in-depth exploration into the therapeutic applications of aromatherapy for maintaining the health of the skin. We begin with a rich exploration of skin anatomy and physiology, examine common and not so common skin conditions, and experience a wide range of skin loving botanical ingredients.
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    Aromatic Chemistry
    Our Aromatic Chemistry Certification Program offers an in-depth exploration into the chemistry of essential oils. We examine the symbiotic relationship between plants, essential oils and humans, the nature of chemical families and their therapeutic resonances as well as how to utilize the chemistry of essential oils in clinical practice and formulation.
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    Aromas and the Mind
    The Aromas and the Mind certification course delves deeply into how olfaction directly affects our nervous/endocrine systems, emotions, immunity and stress response. The This is an advanced aromatherapy certification designed to enrich your sensory awareness of and relationship with essential oils.
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    Anatomy and Physiology
    By learning healthy physiology first, she could understand more about how an homeostatic imbalance happened. From the tissue, organ, or system perspective, she began to also see how essential oils could be utilized to support the physiology of the body rather than always trying to treat a 'disease'.
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  • Tongue Assessment
    Tongue Assessment for Western Herbalists, Nutritionists, and Aromatherapists
    Tongue assessment can actually be fairly intuitive and doesn't require as much memorization as some other systems of assessment. Once you get the basics, it's easy to begin using this valuable tool right away. This is a great opportunity to receive step by step guidance in adding tongue assessment to your toolkit and promises to be interesting and useful for beginners and seasoned practitioners alike!
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    Monograph Database
    Our innovative one-of-a-kind monograph database is a database you can trust! Created by aromatherapist, researcher, distiller, and author, Jade Shutes, the Aromatic Studies Monograph database is filled with up-to-date and relevant information.
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  • Aromatic Formulation: Dynamics of Blending
    Our Aromatic Formulation: Dynamics of Blending is a powerful class that will forever transform the way you relate to and formulate with essential oils. Rooted in Jade’s original Dynamics of Blending Manual first published in 1993, this course continues the journey.
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  • Essential Oils for Animals
    If you want to feel confident, when using essential oils,and other aromatics with your animals, this class is for you. In these 3 sessions (of pre-recorded videos), it is my intention to share my experience of over 25 years in the animal aromatic field.
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  • Ayurveda 101: The Art and Science of Life and Longevity
    Ayurveda 101: The Art and Science of Life and Longevity
    Ayurveda 101 is an in depth look at the science of life and longevity and how we can use this language of nature in our daily self care rituals, individualized nutrition plans, daily scheduling and to better understand our clients needs as healing arts practitioners to get optimal holistic health results.
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You opened my eyes to the magic of plants, and it has completely changed my life.

I have always felt such a connection with you through the webinars and online courses I took with you. You are a phenomenal teacher, and I am grateful for the wealth of knowledge I have gained as your student. One thing I know for certain now is that plants truly are magical. You opened my eyes to that magic, and it has completely changed my life. You truly are an inspiration to me, and I feel blessed to have learned aromatherapy through you. Keep doing all the great work you do! I admire you so much!!

BILLIE ANNE LEYENDECKER

Jade is a phenomenal instructor and has inspired me to expand my interests in Aromatherapy

I am LOVING the courses I have enrolled in so far. I absolutely love Jade Shutes teachings. She is a phenomenal instructor and has inspired me to expand my interests in Aromatherapy from making body butters to so much more.

I am grateful to have continuous access to the courses so I can really absorb the concepts and I am looking forward to enrolling in the Foundations of Aromatherapy Certification course soon.

ADRIANNE WOLLASTON

The quality and depth of the learning modules was much better than I expected.

I’ve spent over 15 years as a pharmaceutical sales representative and have completed a lot of in-depth product training. The quality and depth of the learning modules was much better than I expected and gave me confidence to talk about the science behind essential oils. Can’t wait to start my next level of training.

MICHELE FULLER | BELLAROMA NEW ZEALAND