Aromatherapy Courses

Aromatherapy has increased in popularity over the last few years as people look to embrace a more holistic approach to healing. Often also described as Essential Oil therapy, Aromatherapy refers to the art and science of using naturally extracted aromatic essences from plants to promote the balance, harmony, and health of body, mind and spirit.

  • Diploma in Aromatherapy and Holistic Studies

    Become a Professional Aromatherapist.  Learn how to work therapeutically with essential oils, vegetable oils and hydrolats.   The course covers the healing properties of over 65 essential oils and 20 vegetable oils.  You will learn how to create blends for clients with specific health issues, for general wellness and maintenance.
    This course is taught by Christine Courtney, our Academy Principal, who has over 24 years experience in Aromatherapy.

    1,700.00 View Dates
  • Aromatherapy for Women’s Health

    This course provides Aromatherapists with the skills to help their female clients, of any age, to balance the changes that occur in their bodies from puberty to menopause and beyond.

    125.00 View Dates
  • Aroma Reflex Massage

    Aroma Reflex Massage brings together the benefits and knowledge of Aromatherapy, Reflexology and TCM.  Using pre-blended oils and creams you will learn a beautiful Aromatherapy Massage of the feet.  Stimulating over 21 key reflex points to relax, balance and uplift the client.  This is the perfect treatment for clients who are stressed and need relaxation, immune support and hormonal balance.  A wonderful treatment for Massage therapists, Reflexologists and Aromatherapists to add to the treatments they offer.

    250.00 View Dates
  • Chemistry of Essential Oils

    Essential oils can have hundreds of chemical constituents and understanding the major constituents can help you create therapeutic blends for acute and chronic illness, pain, inflammation and infection.  Creating blends that have a higher qualities of essential requires knowledge to remain safe as well as effective

    150.00 View Dates
  • Aromatherapy for Healing Skin Problems

    Aromatherapy is an excellent modality for promoting health skin.  It can be used to treat Acne, Rosacea, Eczema, Psoriasis.  It can also help to treat stress related skin conditions.  Knowing when to use vegetable oil or hydrosols instead of essential oil can be key to healing instead of harming the skin.

    150.00 View Dates
  • Introduction to Aromatherapy On-Line

    This is an on-line course which gives you over 7 hours of video training with Christine Courtney the Principal of OBUS Academy. You will learn how to make some wonderful bath oils, body oils, and whipped body butters.  You will also learn how to treat common illnesses like colds, coughs, aches and pains and  learn some great tips to have a good nights sleep. The course comes with a 28 page “little book on aromatherapy” and an aromatherapy blending booklet.

    50.00 View Dates
  • Make your own Herbal oils and Facial oils

    Learn how to make herbal infused oils to use in your natural skin care products.   And use in hair care.  They will also add deep healing to your massage oil.  And of course they are hugely beneficial for general wellbeing.

    150.00 View Dates
  • Making Natural Cosmetics and Ointments

    This one-day course is open to anyone who is interested in making natural cosmetics for their personal use or considering making a professional skin care range.

    150.00 View Dates
  • Introduction to Aromatherapy for Cancer support

    This 4 hour course will help the Aromatherapist adapt their training to continue working with clients who have been diagnosed and treated for cancer.  It covers how to use essential oils and vegetable oils for enhanced pain control, infection control and skin support.

    80.00 View Dates
  • Aromatherapy for the Elderly and End of Life

    The body’s aging process usually happens slowly and the adaptation needed is normally gradual.  The use of aromatherapy also needs to be adapted to take these changes into account.  Fragile skin, changing sleep patterns, increased use of medications and cognitive impairment all play a part in the choice of essential oils and the method of application.

    80.00 View Dates
  • Aromatherapy for Babies and Children

    Learn how to use aromatherapy to support and protect children from birth to 12 years. Create blends for prevention and healing.  You will learn how to blend for common childhood illnesses and skin conditions as well as blending to aid sleep and ease anxiety.

    150.00 View Dates
  • Advanced Clinical Aromatherapy

    During this 2-day workshop you will learn how to work intensely with essential oils in a holistic practice and in cancer care.   You will learn to make suppositories, pessaries, capsules and ointments to address pain, infection and inflammation.  It will give you the knowledge and confidence to work with clients in a focused and results orientated way.

    250.00 View Dates
  • Developing and promoting your business IN PERSON

    This one day is designed to help get your practice off the ground, to get more clients and grow into new areas of business.  It is taught as an in person course.



    150.00 View Dates
  • Aromatherapy for Pregnancy, Childbirth and Post Partum

    This is a workshop for qualified Aromatherapists.  It is designed to give you knowledge and confidence when treating clients throughout their pregnancy and using aromatherapy to assist during labour.  It also cover post partum hormonal balance, lactation and post mental health

    150.00 View Dates
  • Aromatic-Kinesiology LEVEL ONE

    Aromatic Kinesiology teaches you how to use essential oils for emotional self-care. Whether for yourself or clients, these skills will empower you to work on an emotional level. It is an enriching experience that leaves you with a heart full of inspiration and confidence, ready to embrace the full emotional and spiritual power of essential oils.

    395.00 View Dates
  • Aromatic-Kinesiology LEVEL TWO

    Aromatic Kinesiology Two builds on the techniques introduced in the AK One Foundation Course. Dive deeper into understanding the intimate connection between your emotions and various skin conditions as you discover your unique skin type. Explore the AK process for cultivating radiant skin, using the skin emotions chart, and harnessing the therapeutic potential of the top 12 essential oils for skincare.

    425.00 View Dates
  • Face Language

    The Language of the Face explores the relationship between our facial features, our preferred style of communication and the challenges that we may come up against throughout life.
    Discover why you communicate the way you do and tap into the awesome power of non-verbal communication. This is a fascinating journey into our behaviours, personality and what makes people tick.

    175.00 View Dates
  • Introduction to Bach Flower Remedies – In Person

    Our Introduction to Bach Flower Remedies course is a wonderful course for people who are new to Bach Flower Remedies.  These remedies were created by a Harley Street doctor, Edward Bach, in the 1930s. His Philosophy for health was “A healthy mind ensures a healthy body”

    85.00 View Dates

Here at OBUS we have courses which are suitable for everyone, from complete beginners to experienced Aromatherapists looking to expand their knowledge. You will learn how to work with over 70 essential oils,vegetable oils, infused oils, and aromatic waters. Our advanced clinical aromatherapy introduces the use of aromatherapy capsules, suppositories and pessaries as well as intensive therapeutic dilutions.Our courses are constantly being updated as new research becomes available. This will guarantee you are working with the most up to date information available. This ensures you will be working safely, therapeutically and holistically in areas such as pregnancy, serious illness and general wellness.

Designed and ministered by industry experts, our powerful Aromatherapy courses will help you build the skills and knowledge necessary for following a new stimulating career path as an accredited Aromatherapist.Our comprehensive range of aromatherapy courses offer great opportunity for the professional Aromatherapist.