Introduction to herbology

€29

FREE FOR MEMBERS

introduction to herbology

€29

FREE FOR MEMBERS

introduction to herbology

€29

members enrol for free

What You'll learn....

Learn how to make two natural potions for your equine.

In this introductory course, we will look briefly at the uses of herbs, the importance of identification, how to harvest ethically, how to dry and store your new herbs, then make up a mane and tail detangling spray/coat shine that costs nothing. You will feel rather pleased with yourself once you have made it.

All plant properties and uses discussed in this course have been evaluated in clinical studies.

This course will show you how to harness some of the wild, free plants in and around your pasture that you might once have thought of as useless weeds, and to give you a sense of how easy this can be, empowering you to be more active in the role of caring for your horse’s health and well-being.

You will not need special equipment – I am keeping my set up as rustic as possible to demonstrate this. Nor will you need skills that require years of practice.

We will also run through a few plants with multiple uses that are easy to find staples for any home herbalist, all of which will be used in my Diploma course. 

Course Content

3

Modules

Lifetime Access

14

Lessons

No Time Limits

2

Recipe Cards

Certificate

3

Modules

2

Recipe Cards

14

Lessons

No Time Limits

Lifetime Access

Certificate

3

Modules

2

Recipe Cards

14

Lessons

No Time Limits

Lifetime Access

Certificate

Learn at your own pace.

Approx. 6 hours

This is a level 1 course.

There are no formal entry requirements to complete this course.

No assessments.

On successful completion of this course you will receive a certificate of completion.

The course investment is €29.

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Course Created by...

Amelia Phillips

Amelia is a qualified medical professional and self-researched herbalist specialising in natural & healing medicines for equines & humans.

Amelia shares “My own journey into herbalism began when I emigrated to Bulgaria, suddenly I had my own land to manage and nobody to confer with. The property is the last remaining house in an abandoned village, completely wild and never chemically treated. I didn’t know what most of the hundreds of plants, shrubs and trees were. I am 3 hours from the nearest horse vet and an hour from a hospital. I needed to get smart, fast. Knowing these plants and being able to utilise them, could make a huge difference to my life. “

Course Created by...

Amelia Phillips

Amelia is a qualified medical professional and self-researched herbalist specialising in natural & healing medicines for equines & humans.

Amelia shares “My own journey into herbalism began when I emigrated to Bulgaria, suddenly I had my own land to manage and nobody to confer with. The property is the last remaining house in an abandoned village, completely wild and never chemically treated. I didn’t know what most of the hundreds of plants, shrubs and trees were. I am 3 hours from the nearest horse vet and an hour from a hospital. I needed to get smart, fast. Knowing these plants and being able to utilise them, could make a huge difference to my life. “

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What's your experience? We'd love to know!
Sarah Bentley
Posted 4 months ago
Good intro to herbs

Enjoyable! A short and concise introduction to herbology. I am ready to learn more!

Kim Standing
Posted 8 months ago
Intro course on herbology

Short but useful Interesting information points on the plant uses Thank you

Sheena Twist
Posted 9 months ago
Thanks for the interesting course

The introduction to herbology was very interesting and I will be following it up with the more in-depth herbology course. Thanks

Suz Crichton-Stuart
Posted 11 months ago
Super course

Are really great introduction to some common and easy to find herbs. Can't wait for spring to spring so I can make some gastric tea.

Karen Inkster
Posted 1 year ago
Fab course

Definitely going to sign up for the next course in the spring, can’t wait! Thanks folks for a great course

Helen Rowbotham
Posted 1 year ago
Fantastic!!

Absolutely loved this course. Will definitely be making some mane and tail spray. Thank you so much

Nina Sigurdsen
Posted 2 years ago
Great💥💖

I will definitely enroll the full course😃

Katy Smith
Posted 2 years ago
Great introduction

I really enjoyed this well presented taster course. Loved the videos and the easy way the instructions were given. I couldn't find any mallow on our land so will be looking for a way to introduce some. Have been walking around the fields looking at plants with renewed interest. Well done!

Noel Spiridon
Posted 2 years ago
excellent introductory course!

Amelia has created a great FREE introductory course with useful recipes! All the instructions are clear and concise with good images and film clips to accompany the text! I look forward to the entire course!

Lisa Hickman
Posted 2 years ago
Clearly presented. Useful video presentations.

Really enjoyed this introductory course. Clear instructions and well presented. Just need to hunt down some mallow now. I'll have to keep an eye out on my walks.

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