Fundamentals of Medical Herbalism | Short Course


  • The Deposit Only $50.00 is payable now to secure your placement
  • Total Cost: $550.00
  • Invoice: the remaining amount will be invoiced once the deposit and enrolment process is complete
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Discover the timeless art of using herbs to support vitality and wellness with confidence and joy, acquiring the knowledge needed to make informed health choices for yourself and your family.

The Fundamentals of Medical Herbalism course empowers you to seamlessly integrate herbalism into your daily life, fostering vitality and wellness with confidence and joy. Providing a solid foundation essential for herbal learning, it enables you to understand how herbal remedies complement modern healthcare and select the right herbs for your needs.

Led by esteemed Medical Herbalist Patrizia Bronzi, this immersive, face-to-face course delves into ancient traditions and imparts invaluable knowledge on key topics in herbal medicine. From identifying and growing herbs to preparing and applying traditional remedies, you’ll be guided with care and competence every step of the way.

Held amidst the enchanting surroundings of Patrizia’s Herb Garden & Apothecary in Port Noarlunga South, SA, this course enriches your understanding of herbal medicine and strengthens your herbal foundation. By joining, you’ll not only enhance your well-being but also enrich the lives of your loved ones with the transformative power of herbs.

Payment Details:

  • Deposit: Only $50.00 is payable now to secure your placement.
  • Invoice: The remaining amount of $500.00 will be invoiced once the deposit and enrolment process is complete. Total Course Cost: $550.00

Course Dates:

  • Duration: Four days, 20 hours in total.
  • Dates: 9, 10, 16 & 17 April 2024 (Tuesday & Wednesday)
  • Time: 9:30 am – 2:30 pm
  • Opportunity for Progression: Commence on Module 1 of the Family Herbalist Course, with the option to advance to further studies. Module 1, titled “The Fundamentals of Herbalism,” serves as the initial segment of the comprehensive Family Herbalist program.

Course Highlights:

  • Traditional Wisdom: Delve into the classical, traditional methods of using herbs to support vitality and wellness.
  • Practical Learning: Acquire hands-on skills in identifying, growing, harvesting, making, and applying traditional plant medicine knowledge with safety and competence.
  • Comprehensive Knowledge: Receive a thorough introduction to key topics in herbal medicine, including Herbalism, Doctrine of Signatures, Theory, Philosophy, and the History of Herbalism.
  • Personalized Guidance: Benefit from personal interactions and shared learning in this high-quality face-to-face educational course.

Course Features:

  • Professional Instruction: Led by Medical Herbalist Patrizia Bronzi.
  • Course Materials: Participants will receive digital presentations, resources, PDF books, and printed class notes in book format.
  • Herbal Goodies: Enjoy herbal teas, plant cuttings, seeds, and local organic herbs throughout the course.
  • Practical Sessions: Engage in practical sessions like “The Fine Art of Making Medicinal Herb Tea” and a guided plant walk for identification.
  • Educational Extras: Screening of a documentary/short film to enhance your understanding of herbalism.

Course Outline:

  • Herbalism, the herbalist, doctrine of signatures
  • Theory, philosophy, history of herbalism
  • Women in medicine, historical figures
  • Physiomedicalism
  • Herbal medicine, past and present
  • Standardisation, galenicals
  • The Truth about Herbs, ecological herbalism
  • Aboriginal healing, bush medicine
  • Herbal wisdom & the people‚Äôs medicine
  • The fine art of making medicinal herb tea (Practical)
  • Plant walk, talk, identification (Practical)
  • Screening of a documentary/short film

Exclusive Offer:

  • Course Fee Inclusions: Digital presentations, resources, PDF books, printed class notes, herbal teas, plant cuttings, seeds, and more.
  • Hard Copy of Materials: Receive a hard copy of book notes, a copy of PowerPoint with useful links, and electronic extended readings.

Join us to cultivate a deep connection with herbalism, enhance your life, and contribute to the well-being of your family. Elevate your herbal knowledge in a supportive and inspiring environment.

For inquiries or assistance, feel free to contact us.