These are designed for apothecarists that would like to create a product line or specialize in a certain area of herbal preparations. Due to the pandemic, all intensives are currently available in an online format with downloadable instruction, materials and equipment that is mailed out to students, and a live interactive session with instructors [...]
One will focus on internal herbal products and processes and the other will cover external herbal products. Students will be involved in creating herbal products throughout the online course with materials sent at the start of the course. Each online session is 12 weeks long. At the end of both interactive online sessions, students will [...]
The program is divided into two foundation twelve-week online sessions and six specialty intensives that students can choose from.
Students have several options. Co-Requisite: Herbal Medicine for Beginners. Students must be enrolled in this intro course before registering for the Apothecarist. This is an on-demand course and can be started at any time. This co-requisite is waived if a student has taken a foundational herbal medicine course at another school.
No! We make sure the intensives pick up where students leave off with the 12-week foundation courses. Students will be continually challenged with new techniques, materials and medicine making processes during each intensive. Students will make all formulations at home with instruction provided in online downloadable format with materials, equipment and supplies that the [...]
Due to the pandemic, all intensives will be held online as interactive courses for 2021. Students do not need to travel to our campus to participate in the intensives. The school mails out herb boxes with materials, herbs and instruction in addition to online classroom access. There is also a live interactive session with [...]
The Apothecarist Program is an 18-month intensive study program (including both foundation courses and intensives) that explores the processes of making botanical products as a profession. Students can complete the program in an Accelerated Track in nine months. Students can also schedule and space the program out at their own pace. Certification and program [...]