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This workshop is for people with an interest in Aromatherapy for self-care and wellbeing. It is aimed at beginners wanting to understand the benefits and how to use essential oils for a personal use.

What will I study?

  • You will learn a little history around Aromatherapy and how the name "aromatherapy" came about.
  • You will learn what aromatherapy is and what essential oils are.
  • You will learn safety matters around essential oils
  • You will learn about one carrier oil and some essential oils
  • You will learn how to blend and mix to create a simple massage blend.
  • You will learn how to provide simple aromatic massage using pre-blended oil
  • Learn a simple self-hand massage and share an Aromatic hand massage with a friend

Entry Requirements

No formal qualifications are necessary but an understanding of the skin and experience in delivering facial treatments in a professional setting are preferred. Learners must be aged 19 or over.

How will I be assessed?

No formal assessment, group discussions and Q and A.

After completion of the course you will receive a Blackburn College certificate of attendance

For more information

For more information about this course, contact our specialist team on 01254 29 25 00 or email

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