This 100-hour Aromatherapy Certification Online Course is designed for the health professional, essential oil distributor or lay person with an interest in the therapeutic uses and applications of essential oils. You will be provided with a clear and concise understanding of aromatherapy and how to confidently use 20 different essential oils safely and effectively.

If you are currently working in the healthcare industry or are seeking to enhance your career in alternative or complimentary health care, this is the course for you! Many graduates of Aroma Hut Institute have gone on to create essential oil retail businesses, online stores, organic and holistic body and skincare product lines and consultation services.

Students will learn how to use essential oils with this hands-on interactive curriculum. As an entry level aromatherapy course, no previous training is required. This program is open to all who want to learn more about aromatherapy.

Textbooks Provided With This Course:

Aromatherapy Certification Program Level 1

Aromatherapy Certification Program Workbook


In order to receive a certificate of completion, you will need to complete all of the lessons and quizzes, create blends and products covered in class, perform five case studies, and write a 3-5 page research paper on any aromatherapy topic of your choice. You will have one year to complete your course.

This Aromatherapy Certification Program Online Course is accredited and surpasses the qualifications for the NAHA Level One Foundations by The National Association for Holistic Aromatherapy (NAHA), a leading governing body for national educational standards for aromatherapists. It is also approved for 50 CEUs for Massage Therapists.


Course Overview of Aromatherapy Certification Online Level 1

An assortment of topics will be covered concerning the many aspects of aromatherapy including essential oil botany, essential oil usage, and business ethics and practices.

Essential Oil Profiles History of Aromatherapy
Basic Physiology (limbic system & lymphatic system) Methods of Extraction
Interaction on a physical and emotional level Methods of Application
Carrier Oils Production and Quality of Oils
Blending Techniques Safety and Contraindications
Methods of Absorption Consultations and Communication Skills
Essential Oil Botany Business Skills
Alternative Medicine Ethics


Essential Oils Used In This Course

  • Basil (Ocimum basilicum L)
  • Bergamot (Citrus bergamia)
  • Cedarwood (Cedrus atlantica)
  • Clary Sage (Salvia sclarea)
  • Eucalyptus (Eucalyptus globulus)
  • Frankincense (Boswellia carterii)
  • Geranium (Pelargonium graveolens)
  • Helichrysum (Helichrysum italicum)
  • Lavender (Lavandula angustifolia)
  • Lemon (Citrus limon)


  • Lemongrass (Cymbopogon citratus)
  • Orange (Sweet) (Citrus sinensis)
  • Peppermint (Mentha x piperita)
  • Roman Chamomile (Anthemis nobilis)
  • Rose (Rosa damascena)
  • Rosemary (Rosmarinus officinalis)
  • Sandalwood (Santalum album)
  • Spikenard (Nardostachys jatamansi)
  • Tea Tree (Melaleuca alternifolia)
  • Ylang Ylang (Cananga odorata)


Supplies Used In This Course

  • Spray Bottles (2)
  • Inhalers (2)
  • Plastic Bottles for lotions (2)
  • Plastic Bottles for massage oils (2)
  • 5ml Bottle for diffuser blend (2)


  • Coffee Bean Tin
  • Plastic Tubs (2)
  • Labels and Marker
  • Perfume Strips (20)
  • Plastic Pipettes (5)

Carriers Used In This Course

  • Coconut Oil (2 ounce)
  • Almond Oil (2 ounce)
  • Dead Sea Salts (2 ounce)
  • Rose Hydrosol (2 ounce) -OR-
  • Lavender Hydrosol (2 ounce)
  • Lotion Base (2 ounce)