The aim of the course is to empower the student with sufficient knowledge so as to be able to create their own fragrances, using traditional perfume-making methods from the HOUSE OF GRASSE.
This is a unique course that is different from any perfumery course you might come across as it focuses on the ART of perfumery and not on the Chemistry of it. This Certificate course is certified by CPD UK and is ideal for hobbyists or people who have zero knowledge of the Art of perfume-making.
-Smell: Discover the main raw materials, their structure and get acquainted to your sense of smell; learn to build up accords and to harmonise notes -Create: Learn the architecture of a perfume and the traditional methods used to create fragrances and use your knowledge in other applications
Aim of the course
To introduce the student to Art of perfumery so as to be able to create his/her own scents and apply them to other products
On completing the Certificate course, the learner will be able to:
Compare and explain the various materials extraction methods;
Identify the major raw materials used in perfume-making;
Outline the fragrance families and classification;
Analyse the architecture of a perfume;
Plan and compose formulations;
Describe the olfactory function;
Understand and apply the chemistry of the aromatic compounds in perfume-making;
Click on the summary of modules below to view the course details of each module.