Sunday, April 28 – Friday, May 3, 2019
LONDON • OXFORD • HINCKLEY • BATH
Ready to take your herbal and essential oil education to the next level? Our European Educational Tour offers the experience of a lifetime! In this packed 6 day/5 night experience, you’ll travel across England from London to Oxford to Hinckley, then Bath to visit key historic sites with hands on experiences and legendary instructors such as Penny Price and FIW founder Dr. Jessie Hawkins.
This rare opportunity is available only through FIW and is limited in availability so reserve your space today! NOTE: Registration is available until November 30, 2018.
Who Should Attend?
This week-long educational trip of a lifetime is ideal for current students, aspiring students, and graduates of natural health programs. You DO NOT have to be currently enrolled at FIW to attend. All natural health enthusiasts are welcome to join us on this educational adventure.
Not only does this Study Abroad trip provide you with memories that last a lifetime, you will earn continuing education certificates to celebrate your accomplishment. You will receive a 2-day continuing education certificate from the Penny Price Academy, a fully accredited aromatherapy institution in England, as well as a continuing education certificate from the Franklin Institute of Wellness. The Franklin Institute of Wellness is proud to be fully authorized to grant college certificates and degrees by the Tennessee Higher Education Commission. This commission oversees college education and ensures that diplomas and certificates issued by the FIW are recognized as legitimate college credentials nationwide.
- 5 nights of upscale accommodations
- Double occupancy (single occupancy is available for an additional cost)
- All scheduled activities, tours, and workshops
- All travel within England
- Meals for all 6 days (gluten free and vegetarian options available)
- Tips and gratuities for meals and scheduled activities
The trip includes all meals and accommodations from when the trip begins at 1pm on Sunday April 28th through the end of the trip at 6pm on Friday May 3rd. Accommodations can be single or double occupancy–your choice–and reflect some of the best selections available in richly historic areas of England. (Please keep in mind that European hotel standards differ from American norms.) Meals include a diverse range of all that England has to offer, and both vegetarian and gluten-free dietary requirements are accommodated. All travel throughout England is also included in the cost, so you can sit back, relax, and enjoy the view of the British countryside knowing that everything is covered!
Registration Does Not Include:
Registration does not include your airfare to and from London, though educational meetings prior to the trip include tips and insights for purchasing your tickets at the best price. Registration does not include any personal expenses you may incur, such as souvenirs, extra snacks, or activities during your free time. We recommend purchasing travel insurance to protect yourself should an emergency arise.
SUNDAY APRIL 28 • LONDON
Your week begins Sunday at 1pm London time at Russell Square, located in Bloomsbury, near the University of London and the British Museum. After a brief orientation and meet-and-greet, you will enjoy a walking tour through the sites of some of the most noteworthy events in health history.
During this exciting excursion, you will learn the behind-the-scenes stories that led to some of the greatest advancements in health. Whether this is your first time in London or you call the city home, you will see this area as never before.
MONDAY APRIL 29 • OXFORD
On Monday, you will spend the day learning about the history and scientific advancements of botanical medicine nestled in a beautiful classroom on the prestigious Oxford University campus. In addition to the seminars and workshops, your day will be spent enjoying the stunning views and the rich academic tradition.
After the classroom experience, you will enjoy a tour of England’s oldest Botanic gardens before a train ride to Hinckley.
TUESDAY APRIL 30 AND WEDNESDAY MAY 1 • HINCKLEY
The quaint and rural British town of Hinckley is home to the legendary Penny Price Academy, founded by one of the world’s most recognized aromatherapists. You will enjoy two full days of hands-on academic experiences at the PPA.
Tuesday includes a welcome from Penny Price and a full day of hands-on advanced aromatherapy applications. On Wednesday, you will study advanced aromatherapeutic applications for babies and children as well as the use of essential oils for pain relief.
THURSDAY AND FRIDAY, MAY 2-3 • BATH SPA
Your final stop on the trip is to the ancient Roman city of Bath, with its rich tradition of health and luxury. Thursday’s focus is hydrotherapy, with a private tour of the Roman baths, workshops on water as a healing aid, and a session at the luxurious Thermae Bath Spa.
Friday’s emphasis is Food as Medicine, with workshops on the complicated subjects of bread and dairy. You will visit the historic Sally Lunn bakery and a traditional dairy and enjoy a tasting tour of some fresh British cheeses before returning to London’s Padding station to say farewell.