HERBAL APPRENTICE PROGRAM
100-Hour Weekend 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 next session start October 2, 2019.
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.
The 5 courses in the Herbal Apprentice Program are also being offered on an a la carte basis.
HERBAL APPRENTICESHIP PRICING
A non-refundable deposit of $600 upon acceptance to hold your place in the program. Program must be pain on full by September 15th unless a payment plan has been arranged.
$1000 tuition must be paid by September 15th. Then $300 per month October through December, paid on the 1st of each month. $100 payment plan fee applied to total of tuition, totaling $1800 for the program.
Early Bird Special:
Get $100 off tuition if you apply by August 15.
Sign Up With A Friend:
Get get 100 off tuition each friend that signs up with you. Does not apply with other coupons and specials.
Work Trade Opportunities:
Several partial scholarships are available. Call to inquire. Spots are extremely limited.