If you are interested in herbal medicine but aren’t sure where to begin, this course is for you.  Introduction to Herbal Medicine for Beginners is a six-week, online learning experience designed to help you understand the most crucial and practical aspects of herbalism.

Over six weeks, follow Sam Coffman through video classes and then discuss questions live (online) with Michele Marlow to jump start your knowledge in herbal medicine across the introductory topics of:  Practical herbalism at home and in the clinic, Herbal first aid, Wildcrafting, Botany, Medicine making, Medicinal plant gardening, Materia Medica (25 herbs in detail) and understanding other related (but non-herbal) topics.

Though not required, this six week, online course is also wonderful way to prepare for our online “Introduction to Herbal Medicine for Professionals” course (formerly called the “Herbal Medic Basic”).


Dates:  Course opens on July 17, 2017 with new content released each Monday morning for download.

Live class session is each Tuesday evening, 7 pm central time with Michele Marlow.

The course is 6 weeks long.  The last live class session is August 22nd.  Online access to course materials will close on September 18, 2017.

Registration is open until August 14, 2017 online.

Tuition: $50.

Students enrolling in this class are eligible for a $40 discount to the following ‘Herbal Medicine for the Professional’ (aka Herbal Medic Basic online course) course in August.




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