Herbal Medicine courses

1Introductory courses

If you’re interested in herbal medicine but are not quite ready for our medical herbalist training programme, take a look at the range of herbalist run courses available across the UK.

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11160059_10153299700634282_7411604696093964325_oBecome a home herbalist with Betonica

If you’d rather be a home herbalist than a medical herbalist, we’ll be trialing a home herbalist course in 2017-2018.

The course will cover: over 40 herbs, basic botany and plant ID, how to gather and harvest plants safely, learn how to make decoctions, ointments, creams, tinctures and teas (and many more!), learn how and when to treat children (and when not to), culinary herbs and spices as medicines, herb growing at home and much more.

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Routes to become a medical herbalist

These are the current courses and routes available in the UK and Ireland to study herbal medicine and become a medical herbalist.

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