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Introduction to Herbal Medicine for Beginners – Summer 2018


This is a 6-week online course and does not require you to be present at our school campus. You can take this from anywhere! This class is in progress and registration will remain open until July 2nd.

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 opened on June 4th, 2018 with new content released each Monday morning for download.

There will be one live class session each week (usually Wednesday evenings), 7 pm central time with Michele Marlow.

The course is 6 weeks long.  The last live class will be July 11th. Online access to course materials will close on August 8th, 2018.

Registration is open until July 2nd, 2018 online.

Tuition: Early Bird Tuition will be $35, available until May 7th.

Regular Tuition is $50, available May 7th (9am) until the start of the course on June 4th.

Registration after June 4th, 2018 is available until July 2nd for $60.

Students enrolling in this class are eligible for a $35 discount to the following ‘Herbal Medicine for the Professional’ (aka Herbal Medic Basic online course) course in August 2018.

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