THE DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS to CPD Certified Diploma Course in Natural & Botanical Perfumery is the 30TH SEPTEMBER 2022
First Topic covers the History of Natural PerfumeryIt covers perfume’s use through history and cultures up to the modern era of synthetic perfumery; including how perfume affected culture.
Topic Two Covers Safety
The highlights of this topic are safety precautions and resources for fragrance safety regulations.
The Third Topic covers the Chemistry of Natural Materials
The highlights of this topic are creating a Faux Carnation note and learning about scents, the brain, smells & memory.
The Fourth Topic Covers the Perfumers Studio & Resources
The highlights of this unit are how to grow a garden for perfumery and getting set up in your 'studio'.
Topic Five Covers Natural Raw Materials
The highlights of this unit are learning about the various types of notes and how to classify those notes within a composition.
Topic Six Covers Evaluating Raw Materials
The highlights of this topic are learning about dilutions and how to evaluate your natural perfumery materials and how to determine their uses in a perfume formulation.
Topic Seven Covers The Perfumers Stillroom
The highlights of this topic are learning how to create extractions using enfleurage and tinctures.
Topic Eight Covers Journaling
The highlight of this topic is Justine's perfume cookbook crammed with perfume recipes.
Topic Nine Covers A study in Fragrance Families
The highlights of this topic are getting into depth with the fragrance families, and learning how to recognise, create and discover your own favourites.
Topic Ten Covers Perfume Formulation
The highlights of this topic are learning the many different natural perfume methods, getting into and developing your own style as a perfumer and how to create custom perfume.
Topic Eleven Covers Branding and Packaging
The highlights of this topic are getting to bounce ideas off your teacher, and get feedback. At this stage in the course most students have built up significant rapport with their teacher. This is where the real magic begins to happen as you are guided through to the final topic.
Topic 12 Covers Finals
The highlights of this topic are writing your essay to accompany your final submission and getting your evaluation and certificate. Your teacher, Justine or Ane evaluate your submission and send you written feedback. This is the stage where your teacher becomes your true mentor and you begin to truly feel like a perfumers apprentice.