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York College

This course will interest those who wish to learn more about aromatherapy.

It will provide a simple introduction to the treatment and is designed to give individuals confidence in providing a full aromatherapy massage treatment to family and friends.

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements as such, however previous massage knowledge would be beneficial. Students will practice on each other in a realistic salon environment.


This course is not suitable for pregnant students

Dates and Times

We are hoping to run this course again in Autumn 2017.

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Course Content

  • How to prepare both self and client for aromatherapy treatment
  • Contra-indications to treatment
  • Essential oils – their properties and benefits
  • Performing an aromatherapy back massage


Students who develop a particular interest in aromatherapy and other holistic treatments may consider applying for similar Complementary Therapy courses such as a L3 Diploma in Body Massage.

Course Fees

The cost of this course is £55.

How to apply

If you wish to study this course you do not need to fill out an application form, simply call our Admissions Team on (01904) 770397 or visit our friendly team of advisors in the Infozone, located behind the main reception desk.


Contact Us

If you have any questions about this course or any aspects of studying at York College please email or call (01904) 770400.

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