1) The Main Course Book
The Main Course book is a spiral-bound 358 page volume consisting of six parts and is the subject of the exam questions.
2) The Sample Oils
The Course includes two pouches with 16 essential oils each (for a total of 32). The oils are described in the Main Course book and are chosen to illustrate - by fragrance - different Aromatherapy topics. One such topic for instance is the comparison of a steam distilled oil vs. the CO2 extract of the same plant.
3) The Healing Intelligence of Essential Oils.
A copy of this textbook is included for further learning.
4) Online Access.
Subscribers to the Course will receive access data for "PIA Online" a members-only section of the PIA website. In this section, which is only accessible to course subscribers, there will be posts addressing additional subjects pertaining to aromatherapy applications, new research or cultural connections of essential oils and aromatic plants. Images for download will be available free of charge to subscribers. (please see sample post under the "PIA Online" menu button)