Course Description

Herbs for Healthcare and Home

Herbs for Healthcare and Home is a course run by Marino College, Dublin. It is a 'Online Learning' course with a duration of 10 weeks. Herbs for Healthcare and Home gives a Course Qualification of Certificate of Attendance. For more information about Herbs for Healthcare and Home at Marino College, please review the details below.

An Introduction to Herbs for Health & Home

This 10-week online course will provide you with the foundations you need to begin to introduce herbs and wildflowers into your home and into your lifestyle.


Week 1:  Herbal preparation – decoctions/infusions

Herbs for the nervous system

Wild plant identification: St. John’s Wort

Week 2:  How to create a beverage blend – herbal tea

Herbal Oils

Herbal salves, ointments & balms

Wild plant identification: Mullein

Week 3:  Simple self-massage techiques,

Face, hands & feet

Week 4:  Herbs for the respiratory system

The art of drying herbs

Wild plant identification: Comfrey & Coltsfoot

Week 5:  Herbs for children

Which herbs are safe for children

How to determine dosage

Week 6:  Herbs for the urinary & digestive systems

Healthy Kidneys

Wild plant identification: Dandelion

Week 7: Natural cosmetics

5 Steps to perfect skin

Week 8:  Herbs for women’s health

Herbal blends to help with reproductive cycle

Week 9: Herbs and essential oils for use around the home

A chemical free home

Week 10: Basic aromatherapy

Herbal pillows & tea blends for a great night’s sleep

Ideas for creating herbal gift sets

Tutor:  Deborah Tiernan – practising Herbalist with Diploma in Traditional Herbalism

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Training ProviderMarino College
Course LocationFairview, Dublin
Location PostcodeDublin 3
Course TypeOnline Learning
Course QualificationCertificate of Attendance
Course Start Date14th September 2021
Course End Date30th November 2021
Course Duration10 weeks
Course TimeTuesday: 6.30pm-8.00pm
Course Fee€75
Entry RequirementsAn interest in Herbalism This course will take place online. **Students will be required to have their own device and broadband to participate on the online courses.
Phone01 8332100
Course Code43
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Course Provider

Marino College

14-20 Marino Mart, Fairview, Fairview, Dublin, Republic of Ireland


Marino College
14-20 Marino Mart
Fairview, Fairview, Dublin
Republic of Ireland
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