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This is an online course and you do not have to be at our physical campus to take the course. It can be done from any place with an internet connection. It is a 12-week long course and registration will remain open until February 2nd, 2020.

THE APOTHECARIST: EXTERNAL HERBAL PREPARATIONS

The Apothecarist Program is an 18-month intensive study program (both online and on-site) that explores the processes of making herbal products as a profession. In addition to the history of the apothecary trade, students will get extensive training in the making of both internal and external herbal preparations as well as important product regulation information every practicing apothecarist should know.

The program is divided into (2) interactive online sections and a total of (5) on-site intensives.

THE INTERACTIVE ONLINE SESSIONS

The winter online module will focus on external herbal products and processes. Students will be involved in creating herbal products throughout the online session with materials sent at the start of the course.

The online session is 12 weeks long. At the end of this interactive online course, students will understand processes involved in making herbal preparations for purchase, information on state laws, packaging and labeling regulations, GMP guidelines, product and supply resources, and a solid foundation of skills to make sure your apothecarist business is off to a good start.

External Applications lessons include:

Herbal poultices
Medicinal and therapeutic deodorant
Natural shampoo and conditioning bars
Herbal lotions and cream formulas
Therapeutic salves, linaments, oils and ointments
Herbal water therapy: scrubs, bath teas, hydrotherapy preparations
Herbal ear oils
Natural eye washes
Herbal hydrosols and essential oils
Label and packaging requirements
State laws
Product safety and GMP guidelines
To receive the Apothecarist Certificate, students must complete both online sections and a minimum of 3 of the 5 offered on-site intensives.

PRE-REQUISITE: To enroll, students must have completed either the on-site Herbal Medic Level 1 program, or the Herbal Medic Basic online course, or come from a comparable program from another school. To achieve certification in the Apothecarist program, students must have a passing grade in the Herbal Medic Basic course.


COURSE INFORMATION

Dates: January 5th – March 29th, 2020. Online interactive sessions will be held Sunday evenings, 7 to 9 pm.

Location: This is an online course. You can take this anywhere you have an internet connection. You do not have to be present in our area to take the course!

Registration closes 2/2/20.

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You can review our tuition policies here: https://herbalmedics.academy/about-us/tuition-policies/

***This is an online course and you do not have to be at our physical campus to take the course. It can be done from any place with an internet connection. It is a 12-week long course and registration will remain open until February 2nd, 2020.