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Aromatherapy QLS Level 3

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Would you like to take your first step into a career in aromatherapy? Well, this Aromatherapy QLS Level 3 course will be perfect for you, as you'll not only learn the history of the practice but also the recent trends and how essential oils are used for physical and emotional well-being.

  • Understand the history, philosophy and role of aromatherapy
  • Identify the methods of extraction and sourcing of essences and oils
  • Explore the benefits of aromatherapy on different body systems
  • Study from home, at your own pace

Save £1958 when you buy this course as a package

Save £749 when you buy this course as a package

Save £1958 when you buy this course as a package

Course overview

Aromatherapy is a holistic treatment using aromatic essential oils from natural plant extracts to improve the health of the body, mind, and spirit, enhancing both physical and emotional health. You may have also heard of it as essential oil therapy.

The practice of aromatherapy has been occurring for thousands of years, as it was used in ancient cultures in China, India, Egypt, and others. You will explore the history of aromatherapy in this course, before understanding how it works in healing and the recent trends in aromatherapy.

The course will also cover the use of essential oils, aura and chakras, carrier oils, spiritual aromatherapy, and blending procedures.

As well as providing an excellent knowledge base in Aromatherapy, this course is ideal for those aspiring to achieve a career as an aromatherapist but want to make sure it’s right for them.

Course Duration

Up to 1 year.

Study Hours

Approximately 80 hours.

Course Outcome

You will receive a certificate of achievement in Aromatherapy Level 3.

Entry Requirements

There are no specific entry requirements for this course.


Series of written assignments.

Course content

Extra info


This course is assessed by a series of written assignments. These assignments will then be sent and marked by your tutor. There is no external examination required for this course.

Course duration

Once enrolled, you can start at any time, and you’ll then have up to 1 year to complete your studies. This course will take you approximately 80 hours and will allow you to study at your own pace and in your own time, without the pressure of tight deadlines. This means that learning around your other commitments is stress-free and convenient.

Study method

You will study this course by distance learning, which will enable you to learn when and where you want. You can study from home or at work; it is completely up to you. All your materials will be posted to you, so receiving your materials is hassle-free. You will also receive personal tutor support by email, so help is only a click away. All coursework can be submitted by either post or email making it simple and hassle-free.

Course outcome

At the end of this course successful learners will receive your Certificate of Achievement from the Quality License Scheme and a Learner Unit Summary (which lists the components the learner has completed as part of the course).

Awarding body

This course has been endorsed by the Quality License Scheme for its high-quality. This course is not regulated by Ofqual and is not an accredited qualification. We will be able to advise you on any further recognition, for example progression routes into further and/or higher education.

For further information please visit the Learner FAQs on the Quality License Scheme website.
This course has been benchmarked at Level 3 against level descriptors published by Ofqual, to indicate the depth of knowledge and understanding that you would expect at this level.

What next?

Once you have successfully completed this Aromatherapy QLS Level 3 course, you will be in better stead to get a job in the aromatherapy industry. If you’re already working in it, however, this course will allow you to progress in your career and eventually earn promotions and a salary increase.


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