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Herbalism for beginners – short course - at the Mary Ward Centre (concessions available)

This course has past its finish date but this page will remain available until 21st November 2019.
Herbalism for beginners – short course - at the Mary Ward Centre (concessions available)

Duration: 5 mornings

Price: £77

Book with: Reception Team
at Mary Ward Centre

42 Queen Square
Bloomsbury
London
WC1N 3AQ

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About the Course

Learn how to safely and effectively use simple herbal remedies for common minor health problems, including traditional remedies using ingredients commonly found in the kitchen. We will look at how plants, food, and lifestyle play a vital role in our health. Weather permitting this course will include a plant identification walk.

Who is this course for
No previous knowledge or experience required. This is an introductory course open to those interested in learning about kitchen & plant remedies and how to use them safely.

What does this course cover
An introduction to the potential healing properties of plants. Learn how to use simple herbal remedies, including traditional home remedies using ingredients commonly found in your kitchen safely and effectively for common minor health problems. We will also look at how diet and lifestyle influence health. You will have the opportunity to try some of the herbs and be encouraged to make some preparations at home. Students will be able to make a simple herbal preparation and know how to work with it therapeutically.

Mary Ward Centre is an adult education centre with a difference. We provide a wide range of subjects for people at all levels and run courses during the day, evening or weekend to suit your timetable. Get inspired and enjoy excellent teaching in an environment where each individual’s learning experience is valued. That’s what makes Mary Ward Centre ‘the friendly place to learn.’

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Course Start Dates

Thursday 7th November 2019

  • Accessible by public transport
  • Daytime (weekdays)
  • Disabled access
  • Suitable for beginners

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