Level Two Certificate Program: Aromatic Scholars is unfortunately unavailable

Thankfully we have 50 other Health Classes for you to choose from. Check our top choices below or see all classes for more options.

Level Two Certificate Program: Aromatic Scholars

at New York Institute of Aromatic Studies - East Village

Course Details
Start Date:

This class isn't on the schedule at the moment, but save it to your Wish List to find out when it comes back!
If you're enrolled in an upcoming date, this simply means that date has now sold out.

East Village, Manhattan
530 E 13th St
Btwn Avenue A & Avenue B
New York, New York 10009
Purchase Options
Class Level: Advanced
Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 13

What you'll learn in this health class:

Our Level Two Certificate Program: Aromatic Scholars is an intensive immersion in both the art and science of aromatherapy and is designed for serious professional and holistic practitioners. Having already formed a relationship with essential oils, you’ll sharpen your sensory instincts and plant intelligence at the same time you practice real applications, including analysis of healing case studies and your own research project. By helping you fully integrate aromatherapy into your business or life, the program is a gateway to new possibilities.

The course provides 350 hours (inclusive of 100 hours of Anatomy and Physiology) of training and is one of the most advanced aromatherapy education programs available awarding you the ability to call yourself a ‘Certified Clinical Aromatherapist‘ (CCA) or ‘Certified Aromatherapy Practitioner‘ (CAP) or ‘Certified Holistic Aromatherapy Practitioner‘ (CHAP).

Graduates of the Level Two Certificate Course: Aromatic Scholars may obtain professional membership with the National Association for Holistic Aromatherapy (NAHA). Level Two and Partial Level Three.

This is an advanced level class. Foundations of Aromatherapy: Level One Certificate Course is a mandatory prerequisite.


Introduction :Getting Started, Complete Supply List and Resources, About Your Paper, Additional Books

Botanical ExplorationsAdvanced Botanical Nomenclature, Botanical Specificity, Morphological Specificity, Biochemical Specificity, Botany Quiz

Essential Oil Monographs
Pinaceae, Cupressaceae, Annonaceae, Apiaceae, Asteraceae, Betulaceae, Burseraceae, Canellaceae and Cistaceae, Ericaceae and Geraniaceae, Lamiaceae/Labiatae, Lauraceae and Myristicaceae, Myrtaceae, Oleaceae and Piperaceae, Poaceae syn. Gramineae, Rosaceae, Rutaceae, Santalaceae, Valerianaceae and Zingiberaceae


Aromatics and the SkinAnatomy and Physiology of the Skin, The Health of the Skin, Aromatherapy and the Skin, Essential Therapeutics and the Skin, Essential Oils for the Skin, Vegetable Oils, Herbal Oils, Hydrosols, Other Ingredients, Cleansers and Toners, Oils and Creams, Gels and Salves, Exfoliants and Scrubs, Clays and Baths, Western Skin Types, Disorders of the Skin, Acne, Psoriasis, Eczema and Rosaceae, Bruises and Pruritus, Wounds/Scars, Sunburn, Cellulite, Boils, Viral Skin Conditions, Sprout: Seasonal Skincare (Autumn and Winter), Skincare Consultations


Aromas and the Mind Introduction to Aromas and the Mind, Overview of Aromas and the Mind, Introduction to the Nervous System, The Central Nervous System, The Peripheral Nervous System, The Endocrine System, The Immune System, All About Stress, Aromatic Solutions for Stress, How to make stress your friend, The Anatomy of Olfaction, The Nature of Olfaction, Aromatics for Neuroendocrine system, Aromatics for Immunity, Morphology Blending Technique, Aromas and the Mind Consultation

Aromatic Phytochemistry Plants - Nature's Chemical Powerhouses, Plants and Humans, Basics of Organic Chemistry, Introduction to Organic Chemistry with Nicholas Zemp, Organic Chemistry and Essential Oils, The Chemical Families, Understanding what you are about to learn about! , Monoterpenes, Sesquiterpenes, Monoterpene Alcohols, Sesquiterpene Alcohols, Esters, Aldehydes, Ketones, Phenols, Phenylpropanoids, Oxides, Lactones and Furanocoumarins, Structure Function Charts, Experiential Project: Structure Energy Charts, Upload Structure Charts, Resources, Sprout: Ecological Pharmacology

Healthcare and Self Care Holistic Framework, A&P of the Musculoskeletal System, Essential Therapeutics for the Musculoskeletal System, Herbal Oils for the Musculoskeletal System, Aromatic Remedies for the Musculoskeletal System, A&P of the Respiratory System, Essential Therapeutics for the Respiratory System, Aromatic Remedies for the Respiratory System, The Digestive System, Essential Therapeutics for the Digestive System, Aromatic Remedies for the Digestive System, The Reproductive System, Essential Therapeutics for the Reproductive System, Aromatic Remedies for the Female Reproductive System, A&P of the Cardiovascular System, Essential Therapeutics for the Cardiovascular System, Aromatic Remedies for the Cardiovascular System, A&P of the Lymphatic System, Essential Oils and Aromatic Remedies for the Lymphatic System, The Urinary System, Essential Therapeutics for the Urinary System, Aromatic Remedies for the Urinary System

The Practice of AromatherapyDynamic Aromatherapy, A Holistic Framework, The Practice of Aromatherapy, Sprout: Legalities of Practice

Course Completion How to Complete Course, How to Complete Your Case Studies, Submit Case Studies, Research Paper


Session 1
Day One
  • An Introduction to the course and its requirements to become a Clinical Practitioner
  • A brief review of Foundations and our Aromatic Studies Method
Day One & Two
  • Deeper dive into the taxonomy and botany of aromatic plants, emphasizing the relationships found within Botanical Families and specifically exploring:
    • Botanical specification
    • Morphological specification
    • Biochemical specification
Day Three - Five
  • Aromatic Applications for the Skin
    • In-depth Anatomy and Physiology of the Integumentary System
    • Essential Oil Safety and Top Essential Oils for the Skin
    • In-depth study of Vegetable Oils, Herbal Oils and Hydrosols
    • Learn How to Make Skincare Products

Session 2

Day One & Two
  • Aromatic Phytochemistry
    • Organic Chemistry Overview
    • The Biosynthesis of Essential Oil Constituents
    • In-depth coverage of research on components found in essential oils and how this supports the therapeutic activity of essential oils.
    • Synergism in Essential Oils
    • Understanding the Structure-Energy System
Day Three - Five
  • Aromas and The Mind
    • General roles/functions of the nervous and endocrine systems and how essential oils effect them.
    • How essential oils support and enhance the immune system.
    • The autonomic nervous system and impact of stress on body/mind/spirit wellness.
    • Create a wide range of aromatic products for psychological well-being.

Session 3

Day One & Two
  • Applying aromatic programs: Anatomy and Pathophysiology in action.
  • Review of different physiological systems and imbalances
  • Exploring formulations for specific applications and protocols to support balance mind body wellness.
Day Three
  • Aromatic Consultations
  • Blending Methodologies
  • The Aromatic Studies Method
Day Four
  • Summary presentations on students research papers and projects.
Day Five
  • Best Business Practices

Who is this course for?

  • The emerging Aromatherapist or budding Aromatherapy Practitioner who would like to expand their existing knowledge.
  • Herbalists interested in integrating essential oils into their herbal practice and formulations.
  • Individuals interested in deepening their understanding of aromatherapy and its application in supporting wellness and preventing imbalances in health.

What you will learn:

Along with being empowered to make beautiful aromatic and therapeutic products for yourself, your family, friends, and/or existing clients, you will:

  • Experience an In-depth study of 50+ essential oils
  • Develop a rich understanding of the skin and the therapeutics of essential oils
  • Cultivate a deeper knowledge of our sense of smell and it’s ability to support health and well-being
  • Be inspired by and advance your studies of the phytochemistry of essential oils
  • Learn how to safely and effectively ‘treat’ a wide range of common health conditions.
  • Formulate aromatherapy wellness plans based upon individual needs.
  • Understand the legalities of aromatherapy practice

Materials Included

  • The Level Two Certificate Program manual designed and written by Jade Shutes, BA, Dipl. AT
  • Exposure, experience and hands on use of over 100 organic or wild crafted authentic and genuine essential oils and a wide variety of base materials from vegetable oils to hydrosols, exploring ovr 25 carrier oils, 12 hydrosols, numerous herbal infusions, powders, clays, exfoliants and more.
  • Full material medical profiles for over 80 essential oils
  • An extensive list of resources for quality products
  • Information about various Aromatherapy organizations and journals
  • Access to network with other graduates online
  • Review of case studies and exam
  • CE hours for massage therapists
  • Issuance of Certificate

Types of Aroma Products You Will Create

  • Essential oil inhalers
  • Bath salts
  • Cream or Lotion
  • Massage oil
  • Salt scrubs
  • Face wash/cleanser
  • Body wash
  • Body butters
  • Facial exfoliant
  • Facial oil
  • Hydrosol or aromatic spritzer sprays
  • Synergy for steam inhalation
  • Salve
  • Suppository
  • Compress
  • Herbal oil infusion
  • Hand sanitizer

What you will be able to do:

Graduates of the New York Institute of Aromatic Studies have a wide range of potential careers to explore including:

  • Aromatherapy practitioner
  • Aromatherapy entrepreneur
  • Aromatherapy writer/blogger
  • Spa consultant/practitioner
  • Retail specialist
  • Aromatherapy educator
  • Integrative healthcare practitioner
  • Product designer
  • Hospice/Palliative care practitioner

Graduates of Aromatic Scholars may obtain professional or business membership with the National Association for Holistic Aromatherapy (NAHA) and/or the Alliance of International Aromatherapists (AIA). Graduates are eligible to sit the Aromatherapy Registration Exam (ARC).As a rapidly growing complementary health care profession, Aromatherapy offers abundant career opportunities. Graduates of this National Association of Holistic Aromatherapy approved program, have gone on to create successful aromatherapy retail businesses, online essential oil and organic body care businesses, botanical perfume lines, therapeutic product lines, hospice/palliative care programs, chakra or yoga based lines, sustainable green businesses, web based radio shows, and consultation services.

Still have questions? Ask the community.

Refund Policy
For our certification program; once you register, $500 of your tuition is immediately processed as a non-refundable deposit to hold your place in the program. If circumstances arise and you are no longer able to attend the course, you must notify us in writing 3 weeks prior to the course start date. You will then be issued a refund for any payment made towards the course total, minus the $500 non-refundable deposit. No refunds within three weeks of the course start date.

For all other workshops/ classes, you must notify us in writing 2 weeks prior to the class start date that you will no longer be able to attend and we will refund or credit you for the class. If it is within the 2 week period prior to the class, you will not be refunded or credited. All classes are non-transferable.


Google Map

New York Institute of Aromatic Studies

All classes at this location

We are 2.5 blocks from the First Avenue and East 14th Street "L" Train stop, and 1 block from the 14A Bus stop.

Start Dates (0)

This class isn't on the schedule at the moment, but save it to your Wish List to find out when it comes back!

Similar Classes

Benefits of Booking Through CourseHorse

Booking is safe. When you book with us your details are protected by a secure connection.
Lowest price guaranteed. Classes on CourseHorse are never marked up.
This class will earn you 30000 points. Points give you money off your next class!
Questions about this class?
Get help now from a knowledge expert!
Questions & Answers (0)

Get quick answers from CourseHorse and past students.

Reviews of Classes at New York Institute of Aromatic Studies (49)

School: New York Institute of Aromatic Studies

New York Institute of Aromatic Studies

Our mission is to offer innovative and inspiring professional level education in Aromatherapy, while advocating for natural beauty and body care.

Our introductory and advanced level courses provide students with the required training to become nationally certified Aromatherapists, and also offer Licensed...

Read more about New York Institute of Aromatic Studies

CourseHorse Approved

This school has been carefully vetted by CourseHorse and is a verified NYC educator.

Want to take this class?

Save to Wish List
Booking this class for a group? Find great private group events here

50 Top Choices

Learn to Juggle (or Get Better)

at JuggleFit - Midtown Ripley-Grier Studios - 520 8th Ave 16th floor, New York, New York 10018

What's super fun, makes you smarter and burns calories? Juggling! Come learn to juggle the easy way. You'll first learn in slow-motion with scarves and then with beanbags. Laughs guaranteed. All equipment provided. Please Note: Photo ID required to enter the building! Studio number may vary -- We will email you the exact floor and studio number...

Saturday Oct 26th, 2pm - 3pm

Herbs 101: Intro to Medicinal Herbs

at Remedies Herb Shop - Carroll Gardens 453 Court St, Brooklyn, New York 11231

Bring Herbal Healing into your life! Learn the basics of Traditional Herbal Medicine, according to the Wise Woman Tradition, and how it compares to other natural healing modalities and Modern Western Medicine.  Begin to get to know your green allies, and how to prepare your own herbal medicine, including tinctures, infusions, oils and salves....

Sunday Dec 1st, 10am - 11:30am

Herbal Medicine Chest

at Remedies Herb Shop - Carroll Gardens 453 Court St, Brooklyn, New York 11231

New York based herbalist Jo Anne Richards of Peony Rose Apothecary will show you how to stock your medicine cabinet with nature's bounty! You'll be introduced to the top 10 herbs to have close at hand for optimal wellness, first aid, and deep healing. We will share a nourishing infusion, and you will make and take home your own herbal medicine!...

Wednesday Nov 6th, 7pm - 8:30pm

Self Care for Women

at Brooklyn Brainery - Prospect Heights 190 Underhill Ave, Brooklyn, New York 11238

Full Course Title: Self Care for Women: Mindful Cycles, Healthy Bodies, Clean Beauty In this comprehensive class, herbalist, food entrepreneur, birth and postpartum doula and mom Laena McCarthy, will discuss healing traditions and practices to boost the female body's natural resilience while protecting from stress and damage, from the inside...

Tuesday Nov 5th, 8:30pm - 10pm

Stripper Strength: Splits S-T-R-E-T-C-H

at StripXpertease - Midtown 520 8th Ave 16O, 16th Fl, New York, New York 10018

Always wanted to be able to do the splits? Used to be able to? Never been able to? Just want to enjoy some you time, and stretch out some of that stress?! This is the class for you! Be prepared to stretch muscles you didn't even know you had. Perfect for ladies who have no flexibility at all, as well as those who want to maintain and increase what...

Tuesday Dec 3rd, 6:35pm - 7:25pm

Fit Body Bootcamp All Levels - Pack of 10

at [email protected] - Greenpoint 31 Nassau Ave, Brooklyn, New York 11222

A customized one hour session consisting of moderate to high intensity cardio and body-weight exercises to target smaller and larger muscle groups for a full-body routine. Be ready to engage your entire core, legs, back and arms. This is the class where you will build strength, endurance and grit as you sculpt the best body of your life all year round!...

Thursday Oct 24th, 8am - 9am

  (10 sessions)

10 sessions


at BellaVita: Fitness & Wellness - Flatiron 1204 Broadway 2nd Fl, New York, New York 10001

Join us for a beautiful class that combines a great workout with ultimate relaxation.

Tuesday Oct 22nd, 6pm - 7pm

Kendo Youth (Ages 5-8)

at Sword Class NYC - East Harlem 1944 Madison Ave, New York, New York 10035

In the children’s class, students ages 5-8 will learn both longsword and kendo techniques in a safe, supervised environment. The concepts of respect, focus, and discipline are combined with free-play and supervised sparring to give children an complete sword-training experience. The class utilizes foam, plastic, and bamboo swords in practice, and...

Wednesday Oct 23rd, 5pm - 6:15pm


Kundalini Yoga

at [email protected] - Greenpoint 31 Nassau Ave, Brooklyn, New York 11222

Start your pre-weekend (wink) with the 'yoga of awareness'. One of the most ancient forms of yoga only recently practiced in the west.  Kundalini rapidly awakens your full potential of human awareness, giving you the power to deeply listen and deliver greatness in all that you do. Combines meditation, mantras, physical exercise and breathing techniques....

Thursday Oct 24th, 9:30am - 11am

Stretch & Placement

at Susan Klein School of Movement and Dance - TriBeCa 60 Beach St Ste 4A, New York, New York 10013

Students will work at the level of the bones, to align the bones using the muscles of deep postural support: the psoas, the hamstrings, the external rotators, and the pelvic floor. We don't work to exercise these muscles but rather to wake them up, to become conscious of their role in the support and movement of the body. We work for the body to become...

Thursday Oct 24th, 3:30pm - 5pm

The Cup of Receptivity: Awakening Our Intuition ....

at New York Open Center - Flatiron 22 E 30th St, New York, New York 10016

The Cup of Receptivity: Awakening Our Intuition at Halloween Nature’s holidays are the solstices, equinoxes, and the midpoints between them. Each one carries unique vibrations. The midpoint between the Fall Equinox and Winter Solstice, celebrated as Halloween, was often called The Crack in the Year. Now, the veil between the worlds is thinnest,...

Friday Oct 25th, 7pm - 10pm

Reiki Circle

at New York Open Center - Flatiron 22 E 30th St, New York, New York 10016

This is a 1-hour meditation practice with Reiju (Attunement) or mini-chair sessions.

Friday Nov 8th, 6:30pm - 7:30pm

Tai Chi "Breath, Movement & Core"

at [email protected] - Greenpoint 31 Nassau Ave, Brooklyn, New York 11222

Designed for all fitness levels, this class helps ease stress by coordinating deep, easy breathing with slow, rhythmic movements. Practicing Tai Chi Ch’uan helps connect the mind to the body and the body to the breath. As the mind relaxes, the body relaxes and one flows from one posture to the next. The Tai Chi Ch’uan practiced is Grandmaster...

Saturday Oct 26th, 10am - 11am

Weekend Workshop in Klein Technique

at Susan Klein School of Movement and Dance - TriBeCa 60 Beach St Ste 4A, New York, New York 10013

This weekend workshop is an opportunity to explore your body’s power and integrity through the process of Klein Technique™, a dynamic skeletal-based alignment practice. By diving deeply into the level of the bone the densest, most powerfully conductive tissue in the body and the adjacent muscles of postural support the hamstrings, psoas, pelvic...

Saturday Oct 26th, 10am - 3pm

  (2 sessions)

2 sessions

Healthcare Practitioners, Healers, & for Self-Care

at New York Open Center - Flatiron 22 E 30th St, New York, New York 10016

Full Course Name: Become an Intuitive Healer: Training for Healthcare Practitioners, Healers & for Self-Care There is an infinite amount of wisdom we cannot access through logic alone. Doctors, nurses, bodyworkers, and therapists have all felt it. Could there be a way to consciously tap this intuitive power and make it a regular part of diagnosis...

Saturday Oct 26th, 10am - 5:30pm

  (2 sessions)

2 sessions

Reiki I & II Certification

at Shamanic Fire Reiki - Midtown 56 West 45th St, New York, New York 10036

If you are interested in learning an effective method for relieving stress which also promotes healing or You are already a Reiki practitioner and would like to enhance your Reiki training & skills, Come learn and explore much more in class. Learn what Reiki is, how it heals. In class we will review the traditional Reiki History and Reiki hand...

Saturday Oct 26th, 11am - 7:30pm

  (2 sessions)

2 sessions

Potions: Practical Magic for Muggles

at Alchemologie Natural Perfume - Park Slope 438 9th St Ste #2, Brooklyn, New York 11215

If you thought you were a witch when you were a little kid you probably were/are.  This hands-on class is for adults who wish they went to Hogwarts and want to learn about the practical magic all around them. Learn to make potions to ward off foreign invaders (kill germs), arrest a cough, protect your personage, defend against aging, save your...

Saturday Oct 26th, 1pm - 4:30pm

Yoga Nidra

at Three Jewels - East Village 5 E 3rd St, New York, New York 10003

Yoga Nidra is a technique in which you learn to relax consciously. It is a systematic method of inducing complete physical, mental, and emotional relaxation and is designed to release muscular, emotional and mental tensions.  It is said that a single hour of yoga nidra is as restful as four hours of conventional sleep! The term yoga nidra is...

Sunday Oct 27th, 7pm - 8pm

Introversion Group Strength Training - Pack of 10

at [email protected] - Greenpoint 31 Nassau Ave, Brooklyn, New York 11222

Introversion means to “go within”.  Owner and creator, Dishan Elise utilizes her dynamic, unique approach to Personal Strength Training in a Group setting.  Combining a special blend of Meditation, Coaching, Motivation and Express Circuit Training, the class begins with Warm-up, Breathing and Body Awareness followed by 30-45 Minutes of...

Tuesday Oct 22nd, 8am - 9am

  (10 sessions)

10 sessions

Understanding Trauma, a Workshop for Birth Workers

at Birth Day Presence - Park Slope 182 8th Ave Parlor Fl, Brooklyn, New York 11215

Designed for birth workers, this workshop will explore how trauma affects pregnant people and offer best practices in supporting them during pregnancy, labor, delivery, and parenthood.

Tuesday Oct 29th, 10am - 3pm