- Course Code: USVC19HER
- Location: Online
- Duration: 0.75 hours
- Qualification: All modern browsers and devices
- Course Access: Lifetime
- Exams Included: Yes
- Compatibility: All major devices and browsers
There are at least three major types of medicinal practices currently used in the medical field. Herbal health is a common medicinal practice that is used to treat a wide variety of ailments without having to go to the doctor.
People who take the time to learn about herbal medicine often find ways to improve their diets and overall health and wellness. While herbal medicine encompasses a vast history and range of remedies, it never hurts to learn about a few to treat common ailments or illnesses at home.
This course goes into detail about what herbal health is, common medicinal plants that are often used and how herbal health differs from both conventional and holistic medicine.
We begin by addressing how herbal health differs from holistic health and providing you with information on how it can benefit you.
Next, we review conditions that have herbal health treatments, people who should not use herbal health treatments, which practitioners have knowledge on herbal health, and more.
Finally, we give you a few tips and bits of advice when using herbal health treatments at home.
You Will Learn:
- What herbal health is in relation to medicine
- The difference between herbal health, holistic health and conventional health
- Common plants and treatments used in herbal medicine
- Tips and advice for using herbal health
- Who to seek out for herbal health treatments
Benefits of Taking This Course:
- You will be able to learn about a type of alternative medicine
- You will see how some conditions can be treated and/or prevented with herbal health remedies
- Understanding when to use conventional medicine and when to use herbal health treatments
How online learning can benefit you..
Who can take the course?
Anyone who has an interest in gaining a greater understanding of this subject is encouraged to take the course. There are no entry requirements to take the course.
What is the structure of the course?
The course is broken down in to individual modules. Each module takes between 30 and 90 minutes on average to study. Although you are free to spend as much or as little time as you feel necessary on each module, simply log in and out of the course at your convenience.
Where / when can I study the course?
You can study the course any time you like. Simply log in and out of the web based course as often as you require. The course is compatible with all computers, tablet devices and smart phones so you can even study while on the move!
Is there a test at the end of the course?
Once you have completed all of the modules there is a 30 (multiple choice) question test. The questions will be on a range of topics found within the modules. The test, like the course, is online and can be taken a time and location of your choosing.
What happens if I fail the test?
If you don’t pass the test first time you will get a second opportunity to take the test again after further study.
When will I receive my certificate?
Once you have completed your test you can log in to your account and download / print your certificate any time you need it. If you would prefer us to post you a certificate there will be an admin charge of $16
How can I pay?
We use Paypal for all payments on the site. You can either use your Visa, MasterCard ,American Express, Solo cards or PayPal account to pay for the online course. All payments are handled securely by Paypal.
Is my payment secure?
As previously mentioned your payment is totally secure. We use the latest ssl encryption for all transactions.
How long after payment can I begin the course?
You can begin the course immediately after your payment has been received.
You should receive an email with your log in details as soon as your payment has been accepted. If you don’t get this email please check your junk folder, failing that please contact us for further assistance.
How long is my certificate valid for?
There is no expiry or renewal fees