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Continuing Education Short Course: Clinical Skills for Natural Health Professionals

Supercritical CO2 extracts are often recognized as superior plant extracts that are used in both herbalism and aromatherapy practices. In this 3-day course, you will learn more about this emerging multidisciplinary subject with an emphasis on scientific evidence for practical application. The fully online course takes you through the plant extraction method, the chemical variations in essential oils, CO2s, and other herbal extracts, and the preparation of these herbal ingredients for health promotion. An emphasis is placed on scientific evidence and applications for both herbalism and aromatherapy.

By the end of the course, you will be fully empowered to integrate CO2 extracts into your herbal, aromatherapy, or medical practice–or into a healthier lifestyle for personal wellness. Successful completion includes a Certificate of Completion from the Franklin Institute of Wellness. The certificate of completion specifies that you have successfully completed 18 contact hours of college education on Supercritical CO2 Extracts. Because FIW is an approved school with NAHA, CEUs can be used for renewal of NAHA professional membership. As a fully authorized postsecondary institution, FIW CEUs can also be used to renew other professional memberships and licenses.

About Continuing Ed Short Courses

Short course continuing education programs at the Franklin Institute of Wellness have been developed specifically for professionals with expertise in medical and health sciences. Course topics range from aromatherapy to research methods, with an emphasis on subjects that enhance the professional success of health professionals who specialize in natural or integrative health modalities.

These courses are available on an annual basis and are typically offered online. Successful completion comes with a college Certificate of Completion issued from the Franklin Institute of Wellness. These certificates can be used for professional enhancement and for meeting licensing requirements for various fields.

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