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Course Overview

Learn about the ancient art of herbal medicine and discover how herbs and their roots are used to heal a range of common ailments such as high blood pressure and low immunity. This online training course will teach you all about the magical properties of herbs and their uses, plant chemistry, herbal skincare and the history of traditional Chinese remedies. Harness the power of the natural world and gain the skills to work in a range of associated professions.

Key Topics to Be Covered

  • An introduction to botany, or ‘plant science’
  • Regulations and safety precautions in herbology
  • The chemistry of herbal medicine
  • Herbal remedies for the skin and hair
  • Aromatherapy techniques and practices

Learning Outcomes

  • Demonstrate a solid understanding of the chemistry of herbs
  • Master the art of aromatherapy  and learn the benefits of essential oils
  • Learn about the history of herbology and traditional Chinese medicine
  • Broaden your knowledge of herb science and the different branches of botany
  • Develop your understanding of ayurvedic medicine as a healing science
  • Get started in setting up your own herbal business

Your Path to Success

In this course, you will gain all the fundamental skills required to work in herbal medicine, with the opportunity to work in a broad range of professions, including wellness coaching, aromatherapy, and holistic health education, working as a self-employed expert.

Skills You Will Gain

  • Strong business skills
  • Listening and communication
  • Ability to work well with your hands
  • Diagnostic skills

Is This Master Herbalist Diploma Course Right for You?

This introductory course comes with no specific entry requirements and is ideal for those who are new to the field of herbal medicine. The course is suitable for those who wish to practice herbal medicine at home.  Please Note: This online course gives you sufficient knowledge and guidance on herbal medicine. Completion of the course does not qualify you as an expert in the field. Seek medical advice, in case of any emergencies and other health conditions.”

Certificate of Achievement

Endorsed Certificate of Achievement by the Quality Licence Scheme

An endorsed certificate will be issued for the learners as proof of their achievement after the completion of this course.

After successful course completion, learners will be able to order an endorsed certificate as proof of their new achievement. Only for £119 you can order and get endorsed certificates delivered to your home. International students have to pay an extra £10 as a postage charge.

CPD Certification from HF Online

The learners have to successfully complete the assessment of this course to achieve the CPD certificate. Digital certificates can be ordered for only £10. The learner can purchase printed hard copies inside the UK for £29, and international students can purchase printed hard copies for £39.


This course has been endorsed by the Quality Licence Scheme for its high-quality, non-regulated provision and training programmes. This course is not regulated by Ofqual and is not an accredited qualification. Academy for Health & Fitness will be able to advise you on any further recognition, for example, progression routes into further and/or higher education. For further information please visit the Learner FAQs on the Quality Licence Scheme website.

Assessment Method

You have to complete the assignment questions given at the end of the course and score a minimum of 60% to pass the exam and to achieve Quality Licence Scheme endorsed certificates.

Our expert trainers will assess your assignment and give you feedback after you submit the assignment.

Course Curriculum

Master Herbalist Diploma
Module 01: Basics of Herbal Medicine 00:18:00
Module 02: Begin with Botany 00:10:00
Module 03: Chemistry of Herbs 00:09:00
Module 04: Holy Herbs and Herbs of China 00:22:00
Module 05: Preparation of Herbal Remedies 00:27:00
Module 06: Herbalist Approach and Conventional Herbal Medicines 00:30:00
Module 07: Ayurvedic Medicine 00:21:00
Module 08: Aromatherapy 00:14:00
Module 09: Herbal Essences for Hair 00:22:00
Module 10: Herbal Skin Care 00:22:00
Module 11: Creating a Successful Herbal Business 00:09:00
Resource File
Resource File – Master Herbalist Diploma 4 days, 23 hours
Workbook – Master Herbalist Diploma 1 week, 1 day
Assignment – Master Herbalist Diploma 1 week, 1 day
Order Your Certificate
Claim Your QLS Certificate 00:00:00


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  1. 5

    The course was great and content was easy to follow and understanding. The information is detailed enough to give one a head start. I appreciated the business start-up module as it outlined the necessary steps needed to successfully launch.

  2. Great course!


    I really enjoyed the extended details provided in every module.

  3. Good introductory course


    The topics covered a wide spectrum. I would be more satisfied if it was a bit more detailed and analytical. Good as introduction to herbalism.

  4. Herbal Medicine


    Thoroughly enjoyed the course, highly recommended. Only gave 4 star because of frustrations logging on to the course.

  5. master herbalist diploma


    very informative ideal for expanding knowledge in Herbalist