Your Journey Starts Here!
- Do you love animals and want to learn more about self-care with aromatherapy?
- Are you a veterinarian, veterinarian nurse, vet tech/assistant, groomer, behaviorist, trainer?
- Do you work or volunteer at a rescue center or hospice care for animals?
- Are you a massage therapist, acupuncturist or energy worker?
If you answered yes to any of the above, and are seeking to learn about the safe use of essential oils, botanical bases and flower essences with animals, then you’ve come to the right place. We are here to assist and guide you on your animal aromatherapy journey.
The Ashi Aromatics Educational Programs Offers a User-friendly Online Format
- User-friendly Online Format*
- Mentorship-based program
- Access to classroom 24-7
- Students have access to the instructor via email and student forum
- Learn as you go as the program keeps track of your progress
- Instant grading of quizzes and exams
- Submit assignments and case studies at a touch of a button
- Complete all modules online
- Option to print or save course modules to your computer/or place in a binder
- Print the Certificate of Completion to display
- Student Forum Area
- Free Graduate Listing
- Discounted rates on future courses and webinars
- One Year Professional Membership to Holistic Animal Aromatherapy Association
- Opportunity to be an Animal Aromatherapy Ambassador(sm) in your area
- Affiliate Program Opportunities
Our courses are approved by NAHA (National Association for Holistic Aromatherapy) and meet the Levels 1 through Level 3 Education Requirements, and by the HAA (Holistic Animal Aromatherapy Association). Students that successfully complete the full certification course can apply to become a member of both NAHA and the HAA, as well as sit for the ARC RA (Registered Aromatherapist) exam. The certification course is also approved by the CFA (Canadian Federation of Aromatherapists) for continuing education for their members.
Our program offers a true mentorship-based interaction experience, not one that is a robotic-like where one goes and clicks through the pages to become an aromatherapist overnight. This course does not provide instant certification, there are a required amount of hours specific to each course level that must be achieved via the online program and through home study lab hours by getting to know the different essential oils through assignments, developing case studies, and practice blending techniques, etc.
This program while now offered as an online format is developed based on over 25 years professional hands-on experience and requires the student to complete all courses from a methodical-paced by immersing themselves into the educational modules, exploring each essential oil in its own right, case study building, and completing assignments and a research paper.
Students have access to the online classroom 24-7 and can submit questions pertaining to course materials via the online contact form and email. Support is also offered through the student forum group and Facebook group.
*Online format is compatible with all electronic devices, including PC (Personal Computer), Mac, Tablets, iPhones, Androids. You must have access to the internet and will enter course programs via your secure student log-in. All students must read, agree and abide by the Educational Program Guidelines and Rules prior to acceptance into the course programs.
Please note there are no refunds or credits given for courses purchased, nor transfers.
Supplies Required: The additional purchase of essential oils, carrier oils, and flower essences is required in order to complete the course case studies and assignments. These items are not included in the cost of the courses and must be purchased separately. A list of reputable suppliers is provided for each course. Students are encouraged to purchase these supplies from multiple suppliers as a way to experience the different types of products that are available and how one may differ from another. This is part of the educational learning experience and empowers the student to explore smaller businesses with a focus on true aromatherapy from sustainable sources.
Q: Do you offer any scholarships to the courses?
No, not at this time. However, this may be an option offered in the future.
Q: Do you offer payment plans for the courses?
No, not at this time. We do accept payment via PAYPAL with accepts major credit cards. Our courses are affordable and include mentorship support during the study process without added fees.
Q: Can I be exempt from a level 1 course?
There are no exemptions for taking the courses. Both Animal Aromatherapy/Flower Essences are different from Human Aromatherapy/Flower Essence Therapy and require a strong foundation in safety, cautions, and contraindications specific to animals. Our level 1 course goes beyond the basics of aromatherapy/flower essences and sets the tone for the overall certification course while giving the student a clear understanding of the use of animal aromatics and flower essences.