HERBAL APPRENTICE PROGRAM
$ 1800 ($1700 Early Bird)
Join Herbalist Emily Sanders on a comprehensive 3 month adventure in herbalism. This program is for you if you want to truly immerse yourself in the world of herbs and learn how to use plants to heal yourself and others.
With a focus on sustainability, organic farming, and holistic medicine, Emily will lead you on a journey of transformational self care, while learning the essentials of herbalism.
Explore the local herbs of Santa Barbara, learn how to make your own medicine, and become part of the herbal community that passes on the traditions of western herbalism.
The Herbal Apprentice Program combines classroom, field work, and hands-on training. Classes for the Summer Session start July 22, 2020.
Safe & Poisonous plants of Santa Barbara
Purchasing organic herbs
Ethical wild harvesting
Make teas, oils, salves, vinegars & tinctures
Formulate syrups, steams, baths & aromatherapy
10 body system
Anatomy and Physiology
Herbal therapies for each body system
Good, healthy nutrition for everyone
Self care for you and your family
How to create your own Materia Medica
Clinical Interview Skills
Students with at least 80% attendance of this course will be given a Certificate of Completion. Students who miss a weekend due to illness or life circumstances will be given the opportunity to make up the missed hours.
This program does not qualify students to practice as Clinical Herbalists. It is a fundamental overview of how to make herbal medicine for friends and family. Students interested in continuing their education will receive resources on how to pursue a certification.
Refunds: Cancellation of the program before the program starts results in a reimbursement of the program minus the $600 non-refundable security deposit. After the course has started, there are no refunds. Deposit may be applied to future courses.
HERBAL APPRENTICESHIP PRICING
For those starting in July, a non-refundable deposit of $600 upon acceptance to hold your place in the program. Program must be pain on full by July 8, 2020 unless a payment plan has been arranged.
For those starting in September, a non-refundable deposit of $600 upon acceptance to hold your place in the program. Program must be pain on full by September 8, 2020 unless a payment plan has been arranged.
For those starting in July, $1000 tuition must be paid by July 1, 2020. Then $300 per month August through October, paid on the 1st of each month. $100 payment plan fee applied to total of tuition, totaling $1800 for the program.
For those starting in September, $1000 tuition must be paid by August 25, 2020. Then $300 per month September through November, paid on the 1st of each month. $100 payment plan fee applied to total of tuition, totaling $1800 for the program.
These courses in the Herbal Apprentice Program are also offered on an a la carte basis.
Work Trade Opportunities:
Several partial scholarships are available. Call to inquire. Spots are extremely limited