If you are a member of SC AHEC this course is free with an enrollment key which you may obtain from the AHEC contact person within your organization.

If you are purchasing this course the cost is $25.00. 

Course Description

This course will provide participants with an overview of the history of aromatherapy, the methods and accepted safety practices for working with essential oils and the physical and psychological properties of commonly used essential oils.


Shellie Enteen BA, RA

Target Audience

All persons interested in aromatherapy

Learning Outcomes

After completing this activity, the participant will be able to:

  1. Identify and describe the history of aromatherapy.
  2. Define methods and accepted practices for working with essentials oils.
  3. Identify and describe physical and psychological properties of commonly used essential oils.

Length of Course

60 minutes

Credit Statements

Licensed Nurses: Upstate AHEC is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center Commission on Accreditation.

Upon successful completion of this program, participants will receive 1.0 contact hour.

Massage Therapists: This program has been approved for 1.0 hours of continuing education by the SC Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation for Massage Therapy. SC State Provider Number is 2.

AHEC Credit

This educational offering provides 0.10 CEUs ( 1.0 clock hours) by Upstate AHEC and meets SC AHEC Best Practice Standards.

Disclosure Statement

Upstate AHEC's conflict of interest policy requires faculty to disclose any real or apparent commercial financial affiliations related to the content of their presentations/materials.

Speakers have signed a vested interest form declaring no conflict of interest in education activities. Please see individual activities for any conflicts of interest.

Provisions of these educational activities by Upstate AHEC does not imply endorsement by Upstate AHEC, SCNA or ANCC of any commercial products displayed in conjunction with activities.