Full program description
Developed by American College of Healthcare Sciences (ACHS) Founding President Dorene Petersen and ACHS Dean of Aromatherapy Amanda Lattin, this micro-credential provides training in the latest research on essential oil safety and methods of administration with a particular focus on topical applications.
The Certified Aromatherapy Safety Professional (CASP)™ credential is a comprehensive, four-course micro-credential providing critical aromatherapy safety training for today's product formulators, practitioners, retailers, distributors, or consumers. Students will complete the following four courses to earn the Certified Aromatherapy Safety Professional (CASP)™ credential:
- Course 1: Overview
- Course 2: Safety
- Course 3: Toxicology
- Course 4: Administration
You'll learn how essential oils can cause allergic reactions, the importance of proper storage of essential oils and carrier oils, first aid guidelines for aromatherapy, how to mitigate adverse reactions, toxicology in aromatherapy, and much more!