Introduction to Holistic Aromatherapy

Perfect for beginners or for aromatherapy enthusiasts who’d like to learn more, our Introduction to Aromatherapy Online Workshop provides the foundations of aromatherapy. 

This short course includes the history of aromatherapy, how essential oils are made and how they can be easily incorporated into daily life, as well as how to care for essential oils, and more!

Discover essential oils including: 

  • Bergamot - Citrus aurantium var. bergamia
  • Black Pepper - Piper nigrum 
  • Atlas Cedarwood - Cedrus atlantica
  • German Chamomile - Matricaria recutita 
  • Clary Sage - Salvia sclerea 
  • Clove Bud - Eugenia caryophyllata 
  • Cypress - Cupressus sempervirens
  • Eucalyptus - Eucalyptus polybractea
  • Sweet Fennel - Foeniculum vulgare
  • Frankincense - Boswellia carteri
  • Geranium - Pelergonium graveolens 
  • Ginger - Zingiber officinalis
  • Jasmine Absolute -  Jasminum officinalis
  • Juniper Berry - Juniperus communis
  • Lavender - Lavendula angustifolia
  • Lemon - Citrus limon
  • Mandarin - Citrus reticulata 
  • Sweet Marjoram - Marjorana hortensis
  • Neroli - Citrus aurantium ssp amara
  • Sweet Orange - Citrus sinensis
  • Patchouli - Pogostemom cablin
  • Peppermint - Mentha piperita
  • Rose Absolute - Rosa centafolia
  • Rose Otto - Rosa damascena
  • Rosemary - Rosmarinus officinalis
  • Australian Sandalwood - Santalum spicatum
  • Tea Tree - Melaleuca alternifolia
  • Vetiver - Vetiveria zizaniodes
  • Ylang Ylang - Cananga odorata

What you will discover

Some of the topics we cover in this workshop

  • A Great Foundation

    An introduction to aromatherapy is a great place to start your journey. Learn the basic foundations of aromatherapy and essential oils.

  • A Great Range of Essential Oils

    In this workshop we cover 29 popular essential oils, giving you a wonderful range of oils to start exploring and feeling confident using.

  • A Range of Common Conditions

    In this workshop we touch on a number of common conditions and how you can choose the essential oils that would be best suited for you.

Course curriculum

  • 1

    Introduction to Holistic Aromatherapy

    • Welcome to the Introduction to Holistic Aromatherapy Workshop

    • Essential Oils and Aromatherapy

    • How To Use Aromatherapy

    • Test Your Knowledge

    • Thank You


Sharon Wood

Sharon is a trained aromatherapist who studied at the Tisserand Institute in the 90's. Sharon returned to Australia and began working with Perfect Potion as a store manager, aromatherapist and trainer. With more than 25 years of experience Sharon brings great knowledge to the Perfect Potion community.

What others are saying

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Rita Balshaw

I am really enjoying this course at Perfect Potion ... After 12 years of working in the Aromatherapy & Holistic Health industry, a refresher course is always a Must! Perfect for beginners or for aromatherapy enthusiasts who’d like to learn more. Thanks Sharon Wood for the lessons xxx