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Description : This comprehensive course delivers a broad spectrum of information on herbal medicine, aromatherapy and the use of flower essences. You will discover the history of herbal medicine, how to cultivate and use herbs for health, cooking, nutrition and beauty, and how to conduct a consultation and prepare external remedies specific to client needs. The course material includes details of nearly 900 herbs, their habitat, uses and actions, and any contraindications. Herbal medicine draws from international knowledge and includes lessons on the three main traditions of healing: Chinese, Western, and Ayurvedic, herbal medicines, along with a full database of uses and actions. Furthermore, a thorough understanding of the theory and uses of aromatherapy oils, flower essences, Bach remedies and tissue salts is included in this course title. Legal aspects of operating a herbal medicine consultancy are also disclosed in this courseware, providing you with up-to-date information on running your own business. In completing this course you will be fully conversant with modern practices relating to the use of herbal and plant remedies. Program : History of Herbal Medicine What is a Herb? Botany - Understanding Plants Biochemistry and Chemistry Contra-Indications and Cautions Phytonutrients Outlines of over 850 Herbs and Practical Work to do Herbs of the Bible Outline of Chinese Medicine Outline of Ayurvedic Medicine Outline of Clinical Medicine How to make Compresses, Decoctions and Tinctures etc Over 60 Essential Oils and how to use them plus Index Herbs used in Homeopathy and Bach Remedies Flower Essences plus Index of Lessons 23 and 24 Outline of Nutrition, Cooking and Cultivation of Herbs Spiritual Dimension Further Info : Assessment Method After each lesson there will be a question paper, which needs to be completed and submitted to your personal tutor for marking. This method of continual assessment ensures that your personal tutor can consistently monitor your progress and provide you with assistance throughout the duration of the course. What's Included All study materials Study Guide Full Tutor and Admin support The course fee. includes the awarding body registration and certification fee (valued at upto ?30.00) What is NCFE NCFE is the UK's longest established awarding body, recognised as a highly professional and responsive organisation, committed to maintaining excellent customer service and a friendly approach. NCFE is recognised as an awarding body by the qualification regulators ('regulators') for England, Wales and Northern Ireland. The regulators are the Office of the Qualifications and Examinations Regulator (Ofqual) in England, the Department for Children, Education, Lifelong Learning and Skills (DCELLS) in Wales and the Council for Curriculum, Examinations and Assessment (CCEA) in Northern Ireland. Accreditation by NCFE is a guarantee of quality. It means that the college has been inspected and approved by an independent and experienced education professional and is quality audited biannually by NCFE. The centre delivering the programmes has been licensed by NCFE on the basis of its own quality systems. At the end of an accredited course, successful learners will also receive an NCFE Award certificate of achievement. Professional Membership On completion of this course students can apply for membership to the. Society for Holistic Therapists and Coaches (SHTC) , a professional body who are dedicated to recognised standards of qualification and practice - students will also be able to use the initials 'SHTC' after their names.

Description : This comprehensive course delivers a broad spectrum of information on herbal medicine, aromatherapy and the use of flower essences. You will discover the history of herbal medicine, how to cultivate and use herbs for health, cooking, nutrition and beauty, and how to conduct a consultation and prepare external remedies specific to client needs. The course material includes details of...

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