Herbalism

The world of Herbalism is an amazing training path that will equip students to make their own medicine.  Learn how to distinguish plant families, and identify over 50 medicinal, edible, poisonous, and utilitarian plants.  We will also discuss trees and mushrooms. Learn herbalims, botany, materia medica, and much more.

This program will provide you a strong foundation for developing your own herbal program.  Learn to organize an apothecary, develop formulas, operate an improvised clinic, and make and sell herbal remedies.

Intro to Herbalism / Plant Walk

Day 1 Plant Walk / Herbalism Basics / Wildcrafting  / Edible Plant Preparation

Field Herbalism 

Day 1 Plant Walk / Herbalism Basics / Wildcrafting / Edible Plant Preparation
Day 2 Herbal First Aid / Field Herbal Preparation – Infusion / Decoction (Tea) / Essense / Tonic / Poultice / Smoke / Vapor / Powder / etc.

Clinical Herbalism

Day 1 Botany / Apothecary / Materia Medica / Intro to Clinical Herbalism
Day 2 Plant Walk / Herbalism Basics / Wildcrafting / Edible Plant Preparation
Day 3 Clinical (Kitchen) Herbal Preparation / Formula Making / Salve / Tincture / Cordial / Oxymel / Glycerite / Lozenges / Specialty Formulas

Professional Herbalism

Day 1 Herbal Hygiene / Energetics / Systems of the Human Body/ Materia Medica
Day 2 Plant Walk / Herbalism Basics / Wildcrafting / Edible Plant Preparation
Day 3 Marketing / Labeling / Case Studies / Regulations and GMP Guidelines
Correspondence The Professional Herbalism Course is a Continued Education Program.  There are more things to cover than the 3 days will allow.   This will be an ongoing online program, and will require additional reading and study.