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Natural Product Making

Professional – Create Natural Healing Balms Products

Monday 5th April – limited numbers!

Special offer sale price above to GTC graduates, returning learners, members of professional associations. If applying graduation vouchers, the value comes off the full fee of €200.00.


Would you like to learn how to make your own natural products?

Have you ever wondered what ingredients are in your shower gel, bath salts and soaps? Are they full of damaging and possibly life threatening chemicals? Do you understand the chemical terms used for lists of ingredients and wonder what they mean? Do you worry frequently about damaging ingredients in your wash products?

You can learn to make your own natural products and know exactly what is in them. You can choose the ingredients and take more control of our own health and well-being.

This is a fun and easily accessible class and is open to everybody. No previous qualifications are necessary. You will learn various necessary recipes and to create your own. You can use your products for gifts.

What will you learn?

  • Make lovely bath salts such as Rose Petal bath salts
  • Make healthy body scrubs
  • Make products suitable for various skin types
  • Use Aromatherapy essential oils safely in your products
  • Make natural face scrubs
  • Use herbs safely in your products such as rose petals, lavender etc.
  • Make your own soap bars
  • Make your own hand sanitiser
  • Make your own healing gel that is excellent for minor burns, insect bites, irritated skin, spots, even can be used as an after-sun soother.
  • About carrier base oils and how they work with the relevant aromatherapy oils
  • How to label, store and the shelf life of your products
  • Make natural products that are healthy and in harmony with our environment
  • Choose and be creative in your product making with natural, organic ingredients
  • Learn about the ingredients in-depth
  • How to use ingredients safely and well
  • Combining waxes and butters/oils (L2)

Progression routes – learn more

  • Gift your products to friends and family
  • Learn how to make natural creams for face, body lotions, massage, healing gels & creams, lip balms in our 1 day workshop – Natural Creams
  • Achieve a professional Diploma in the use of Aromatherapy Essential Oils (insert link to the theory only page)
  • Achieve a professional Diploma in Aromatherapy & Aromatherapy Massage
  • Achieve a professional Diploma in Aroma-Reflexology
  • The above Diplomas allow you to achieve professional status, become insured to practice professionally.
  • Employment may be in spas, holistic & beauty clinics, care centres and working from home.

Dates for Natural Product Making 2020

Times:  9.00 am – 6.00 pm
Level 1Natural Home Made Products (Date to be announced) 

Times:  9.00 am – 6.00 pm
November:   Level 2 – Making Balms (Saturday 14th) 
Course Fees: €175 .00  or €160.00  to members of IRIL, NNRI, FHT, AOR, IMTA, ARCHTI, The Guild & all who previously studied or are currently studying with Green Tara College 
Special discount to members of professional associations

Times:  9.00 am – 6.00 pm
Level 3 – Making Creams (Sunday 15th) 

Course Fees: €200.00  or  €175.00  to members of IRIL, NNRI, FHT, AOR, IMTA, ARCHTI, The Guild & all who previously studied or are currently studying with Green Tara College 
Special discount to members of professional associations


Certificate in Natural Product Making

How do I book a place?

In order to book a place please REGISTER by clicking the REGISTER FOR THIS COURSE button.

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Methods of payment

You can pay by any method which you prefer.  We will email you a booking receipt which contains the instructions for your choice.

  • Card  –  via the website online (you do not need a Paypal account), we are using paypal as a method but you do not have to have an account you can pay that way by card.
  • Telephone – if you are not comfortable paying by card online, we can telephone you and take your card details over the phone or you may phone us directly on 046 9060600.  This option is not available for Installment Payments.
  • Cash – you may arrange to call to the school to pay in person, it is best to telephone first
  • Cheque or postal order: You may post to Green Tara College, Tara House, Top Floor, 28/29 Trimgate Lane, Navan, Co. Meath. C15 W8NY.  You may wish to register post especially if it is a postal order. Make the payment out to Green Tara College.
    A place on the course cannot be guaranteed without payment.