Looking after ME - Aromatherapy

Ref: C3674419

Looking after me -Aromatherapy will give learners an overview of the discipline. The course content will cover areas including a brief history of Aromatherapy. Learners will gain knowledge and skills, for example, how essence therapy can support both physically and psychologically well-being. The sessions will provide opportunities to mix oils and practicing arm massage techniques.

Course aim

Looking after me -Aromatherapy will introduce learners to the ancient art of using plant essence to balance mind, body and spirit.The sessions will also outline positive health benefits, massage techniques together with mixing of essential oils.

Do I need any particular skills or experience?

  • No skills or experience needed
  • This course is suitable for beginners and improvers
  • This course is for women only as it is held in a women's centre

By the end of the course I should be able to:

  • Learners will have the knowledge to recall at lest 2 essential oils
  • Learners will have the knowledge to recall at least 2 carrier oils
  • Learners will have the capacity to discuss the benefita of aromatherapy
  • Learners will gain knowledge on the safe use of oils
  • learners will have the skills to mix oils and follow a demomstration of arm massage

How will I be taught?

  • The WEA tutor will use a range of different teaching and learning methods and encourage you and the group to be actively involved in your learning

What kind of feedback can I expect?

  • A range of informal activities will be used by the tutor to see what you are learning which may include quizzes, question and answer, small projects and discussion
  • You will have opportunities to discuss your progress with your tutor
  • You will be encouraged to share your work with the group and discuss your learning

What else do I need to know?

  • A selection of materials and basic equipment will be provided but you are welcome to bring additional materials with you

Pre-course work, reading and information sources

  • No pre reading or pre course work is required

What can I do next?

  • Progress to another WEA course
  • Progress to a course with another provider

Download full course information sheet

Looking after ME - Aromatherapy


As a registered charity, and to meet our funders’ requirements, we need to check a few things with you before you book. Please could we ask that you check the list below to ensure you meet our basic criteria:

  • You are paying the standard fee (with a credit or debit card) or you are on any of the qualifying benefits
  • You have a valid email address so that you can receive confirmation of your booking
  • You have been resident in the UK, EU or EEA for the last 3 years
  • You are aged 19 years or older on 1st September 2018
  • You have read and accept our standard terms and conditions

Not sure or have further questions? Contact courseenquiries@wea.org.uk

Visa Credit payments supported by RBS WorldPay Visa Debit payments supported by RBS WorldPay Visa Electron payments supported by RBS WorldPay Mastercard payments supported by RBS WorldPay Maestro payments supported by RBS WorldPay JCB payments supported by RBS WorldPay Solo payments supported by RBS WorldPay
RBS WorldPay Payments Processing