Aromatherapy Certification Program 280 hours | Mother Blends

Aromatherapy Certification Program

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On-line Course Description and Overview

Holistic Aromatherapy Certification Program (ACP) is an entry level online certification course offering comprehensive training and certification in the safe and therapeutic use of essential oils. Students who complete the certification program go on to provide professional aromatherapy consultations, custom blending services and product formulation services for private practice and commercial industries. 

Students complete course work at their own pace.  ACP coursework includes videos of 50 essential oil blending excises, 

Students Learn

Essential Oil Blending and Application

History of Aromatherapy

Safety and Contraindications

Methods of Extraction

Quality & Purity

Anatomy and Physiology

Essential Oils Therapeutics

Subtle Energetics 

Formulations & Product Development

Consultation and Business Skills

Ethics & Professional Standards

Essential Oil Chemistry

Consultation Skills

Blending for Special Populations

    ACP coursework takes place in a fun and dynamic on-line classroom environment where students gain valuable experience with essential oils and aromatic products.  Students develop their noses and personal blending skills by making over 50 custom blends during guided blending exercises.  The course include informative lectures, multi-media presentations and guided blending exercises.


      • The chemistry and therapeutics of over 80 essential oils
      • How to blend essential oils.
      • How to use hydrosols and essences.
      • How to make balms, salves and butters. 
      • How to make aromatherapy inhalers and diffusing blends.
      • How to make herbal infusions
      • How to properly use blending, mixing an measuring tools
      • Where to purchase quality blending ingredients

    Who can take this course

    The Wildwoods ACP is an entry-level learn at your own pace online program. No prior experience is required.  Contact us if you have any questions or concerns.

      Course Goals and Objectives              

        • Learn to make a wide variety of aromatherapy body care, personal care and home care products to support health and wellness.
        • Acquire a thorough understanding of the safe and therapeutic use of over 80 essential oils and hydrosols.
        • Attain confidence in your ability to consult with clients and create blends that are both safe and helpful.
        • Develop an appreciation for the subtle energetics of essential oils and their amazing potential to support emotional well.
        • Have a clear understanding of the chemistry of essential oil, potential safety hazards, therapeutic properties and application. 
        • How to formulate commercial products.
        • Learn how to structure fees for professional aromatherapy services, products and consultations so that you can successfully begin a career as a professional aromatherapist. 
        • To have fun and enjoy yourself as you learn the art and science of aromatherapy.

        What do Certified Aromatherapist do

          • Provide professional aromatherapy consultations
          • Create custom blended products for private clients
          • Product formulation
          • Create unique aromatherapy products and product lines
          • Consult with spas, wellness centers, corporations and other industries.
          • Create amazing aromatherapy wellness products for self, family & friends
          • Teach classes on aromatherapy
          • Use your skills in your current profession 
          • Sell essential oils
        Many students of the ACP are natural health enthusiast, health care professionals and massage therapists. Many take the ACP program to become more knowledgeable about the safe and effective use of the essential oils they are already using for themselves and their families.

            Topics of ACP Study

            Our goal at Wildwoods is to give Aromatherapist a foundation of knowledge that enables them to create beautiful aromatherapy blends while giving equal consideration to aroma, energetics, chemistry and safety.

              • Methods of Extraction 
              • Blending Guidelines
              • Contraindications & General Safety
              • Essential Oil Chemistry
              • Purity, Testing & Sustainability
              • Toxicology & Contraindications
              • Anatomy & Physiology*
              • The Ethics of Aromatherapy 
              • Subtle Energetics 
              • Conducting Consultations
              • Skin Care and Stress Relief
              • Colds, Flu & Immunity 
              • Pain & Inflammation 
              • Clinical Applications
              • Pathology and Clinical Safety
              • Advanced Component Blending
              • Hydrolats & Complimentary Therapies
              • Blending for Specialty Populations
              • Product Formulations & Development
              • The Business of Aromatherapy

               * Students with sufficient A&P will be exempt from A&P coursework.  

              Requirements for graduation: 

              • Completion of all required coursework.

              • *Completion of 25 case study blending practicums. * The case study portion of the program is to completed  at home and students will need to have a small personal supply of about 15 essential oils along with carriers and containers.  Students can use the aromatherapy supplies they already have or if supplies are needed, supplies will be available for purchase at a discount from Wildwoods.

              • Completion of one 8-10 page paper or approved aromatherapy project.

              • Pass the final exam with a 75% grade or higher.

              • Tuition paid in full.

                Course Fee

                Tuition for the program is $1600.00* 

                *Payment plans available 

                Cancellation Policy*

                Tuition fees and deposits cannot be transferred or refunded for any reason.