Complete Aromatherapy

for massage therapists and spa professionals



  • Everything you need to know to begin your aromatherapy practice!
  • Immediate printable certificate upon completion
  • Interesting and thorough lecture videos
  • Additional viewing and reading links
  • Easy and fun quizzes





English (US)

Course Details

This is a thorough introduction to aromatherapy and the use of essential oils for therapeutic purposes in a spa setting. It's designed with the beginner in mind. If you've always wanted to add aromatherapy to your practice, but have never studied it formally (or if it's been a very long time since you have) then this course is for you!

Course Content

Chapter 1:   Introductions

Chapter 2:   What is Aromatherapy?

Chapter 3:   History of Aromatherapy

Chapter 4:   Distillation, Extraction and Storage

Chapter 5:   Safe Use, Cautions, Contraindications, & Consultations

Chapter 6:   Overview of Benefits

Chapter 7:   Base Oils and Products

Chapter 8:   Treatment Design

Chapter 9:   Further Study

About Instructor

Su Gibson

Su Gibson is an consultant, writer and lecturer at the university level. With an MBA in International Business, a BA in Psychology and over a decade of experience within the spa industry, she enjoys writing and teaching about all topics in health, spas and wellness.

She has written for magazines such as Les Nouvelles Esthetiques & Spa, Massage Magazine, and Health Tourism Magazine, as well as contributed towards textbooks on Wellness and Spa Management.

Her certifications and licenses include Certified Hospitality Educator, Massage Therapist, Massage Therapy Instructor, Yoga Instructor, Reiki Master Therapist, and Continuing Education Provider.

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