Aromatherapy training (advanced course)

Aromatherapy (advanced course)

The objective of this continuing education program is to provide specialized knowledge in the responsible handling and application of essential oils in health care, nursing, elder care and therapy.

Target groups

Doctors, therapists, nurses, nurse's aides, health educators, physiotherapists and occupational therapists

The specialist training is an additional professional qualification. The designation « expert » in aromatherapy care is not a protected professional title in Luxembourg.


Aromatherapy - basic course

  • 8 blocks of 2 days = 16 days
an exposition made of lemon oil locked in a vial, fresh lemon leaves and lemons cut in half

The secrets of aromatherapy
for professional use

Course overview and repetition of the basic course
  • Citrus oils, conifers
  • Retention period
  • Photoxicity
  • Botany
  • Quality criteria, taxonomy, cultivation methods, production process
  • Authors, oil companies
  • Room fragrances
Possible applications (sleep, mouth, dementia, compresses)
  • Labiates
  • Skin, tissue, muscles, joints
  • Olfactory organ, physiology, sense of smell
  • Microbes, scientific findings
  • Allergy test
  • Richtraning
  • Aroma massages
  • Oral care, dementia
Respiratory tract, pain and wounds
  • Myrtle family , Lobe family
  • Breath stimulating liniment
  • Pain - antipain oils
  • Acupressure, poultices and compresses
  • Fatigue, feeling of weakness
  • Aromatograms
  • Wound care
Skin problems Ointment workshop
  • Dosing
  • Skin lesions, skin redness
  • Hair loss
  • Skin problems as a result of radiotherapy
  • Surgical wounds / wound pain
  • Making massage oils, practising mixing, aroma massages
The digestive system
  • Umbelliferous
  • Oils for digestion
  • Food supplement
  • Loss of appetite/weight loss
  • Nausea and vomiting
  • Abdominal massage
  • Creating aroma care standards
  • Cooking and baking with oils
Psycho-neuro-immunology, anxiety, grief, depression
  • Flower oils
  • Shock, anger, frustration
  • Grief, panic, fear of death
  • Essentials in the dying phases
  • Mood swings
  • Depression
  • Withdrawal from social life
  • Aroma massages
  • Aroma journeys
Introduction to biochemistry
  • Ingredients of essential oils and their effect on body and soul
  • Active substance groups of the different essential oils
  • Visit to a garden
Women / children and practice management
  • Composites
  • Resins and woods
  • Essential oils from woman to woman
  • Aroma care for children
  • Soap making
  • Standards Introduction of aromatherapy care on wards
  • Legal aspects / professional law / marketing

If you have any questions about our training courses please do not hesitate to contact our qualified instructor:

  • answers to all questions about the training courses
  • more information about the courses
  • certificates
Diane Mersch
Diane Mersch
your advisor

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Tel: +352 26 32 19 12

Monday - Friday: 08:00–12:00, 13:00–17:00
Saturday, Sunday: closed


101 route de Luxembourg,
L-7373 Lorentzweiler

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