ABOUT THE TRAINING



This course is suitable for absolute beginners or those who have some experience in dabbling with perfumery but want to take it a step further.

The lessons are hosted on an e-learning platform that is both simple to use and easy to navigate.

You will have your own unique log in details and can create your own password.

Sign up is easy, simply create an account using your name and email, and voila! You have your very own student dashboard where you can access all the lessons and documents you need.

  • Immediate access to the course

  • Learn on demand anytime anywhere

  • 6 hours of video tutorials and pre-recorded lectures

  • 4 workbooks to download and keep

  • 6 guides and checklists

  • 15 video tutorials in English

  • Step by step practical exercises

  • Final optional homework assignment

  • Completion Certificate

  • Accredited learning content verified for structured learning

  • WORKBOOKS

    4 Downloadable PDF workbooks to assist your learning and act as a future reference. PLUS you'll receive guides, and checklists.

  • IMMEDIATE ACCESS

    Upon enrolment you will gain immediate unlimited access for 12 months. Some students might take a little longer to complete the course and in that case access can be extended upon request.

  • WHERE TO BUY

    A verified suppliers list is provided along with recommended oils and equipment needed for the course. Two of the companies specialise in perfume kits which saves money.

WHAT YOU'LL LEARN

  • How to set up a professional workspace

  • Which equipment is best and where to source your oils from

  • How to dilute your raw materials using the correct ratios

  • How to create an experimental collection to save time and money

  • Train your nose like a professional perfumer

  • How to weigh your oils correctly using simple techniques

  • Which oils to buy first so you don't waste money

  • The importance of odour impact in the initial creation stage

  • How to easily understand your materials and identify families

AND THAT'S NOT ALL!

YOU'LL ALSO DISCOVER...

  • How to identify over 60 raw materials from smell alone using easy recognition techniques

  • The similarities of oils within each fragrance family and the subtle differences

  • How to easily classify perfumes and the iconic perfumes in each category

  • How personality and perfume preference are intrinsically linked by taking the test!

  • How to build your own olfactory language

  • How to create simple accords for your perfumes

  • How to easily make decisions about oil quantities in perfumes

SIGN UP NOW

If you want to discover the foundations of perfumery in an engaging and inspirational course

MEET YOUR INSTRUCTOR

MELANIE JANE

Dubbed a 'Scent Fairy' by her Fragrant Fans, Melanie Jane is a lifelong scent enthusiast. Inspired by her father to start creating perfumes at the age of just eight, she had no idea then, what an impact that gift of a perfume making kit would have on her future.

From creating perfumes for Carlsberg to teaching at the Burj Al Arab, Melanie Jane has mastered the art of combining scent creation with engaging education.

Now she brings her live masterclasses online so she can share her passion for perfume on a global scale.

It has been said by many students that her online courses feel very personal and although Melanie cannot be physically present, you will get a sense of individual tuition.

Melanie has been creating natural fragrances since 1998.
She is a classically trained aromatherapist and attended the world renowned Grasse Institute of Perfumery in 2016.

Level 1 Curriculum

Take a peak at the lessons on this course

  • 1

    CHAPTER 1

  • 2

    IFRA

    • IFRA COMPLIANCE

    • IFRA CATEGORIES

    • IFRA 49th AMMENDMENT - EXCEL FILE

    • IFRA 49th AMMENDMENT - EXCEL FILE

  • 3

    SUPPLIES AND MATERIALS

  • 4

    CHAPTER 2

    • SETTING UP YOUR WORKSPACE

    • Lesson 1 - The Evolution of Perfume & Fragrance fundamentals

  • 5

    CHAPTER 3

    • Lesson 2 - Dilution & Weighing

    • Dilution Demo

    • Dilution Ratios for Experimental Oils

    • Weighing Demo

  • 6

    CHAPTER 4

    • Lesson 3 - Perfume & Personality | The Perfume Triangle & Themes

  • 7

    CHAPTER 5

    • Lesson 4 - A Journey Through the Families

    • FAMILY FRAGRANCE WHEEL

    • PROFILING FAMILES - WORKBOOK

  • 8

    CHAPTER 6

    • Lesson 5 - Know your Materials & Train your Nose

    • Lesson 6 - Impact of oils

    • PROFILING OILS - WORKBOOK

    • PERFUME NOTES AND FAMILIES LIST

  • 9

    JUST CHECKING IN!

    • HOW ARE YOU GETTING ON?

  • 10

    CHAPTER 7

  • 11

    CHAPTER 8

    • Lesson 8 - Building Accords

    • BUILDING ACCORDS - WORKBOOK

    • BLANK ACCORDS CHARTS

    • BUILDING A HORIZONTAL ACCORD

    • BUILDING A VERTICAL ACCCORD

  • 12

    SUMMARY AND ASSIGNMENT

    • MODULE 1 SUMMARY

    • ASSIGNMENT ~Create 4 accords | Horizontal | Vertical | Relative | Descriptive

  • 13

    Online Course | Student Evaluation

    • Student Evaluation - Optional

    • Workshop Evaluation Perfume e-learning

LA PETITE PARFUMERIE



RAW MATERIALS KIT NOW AVAILABLE

THE FRAGRANCE FAIRY STRIKES AGAIN WITH A LUXURIOUS BOX OF FRAGRANT POSSIBILITIES!!!

This exclusive collaboration between Melanie Jane and Perfumer's Apprentice means you can now get your smelly little hands on our 63 piece ingredients kit!

Get started on your fragrant journey with your own magnificent raw material collection, curated by Melanie Jane.

The collection is an ideal balance of essential and luxury ingredients. With 39 naturals and 24 high quality isolates and synthetics, you’ll have all you need to take your interest in the heady world of perfume to the next level.

Inside La Petite Parfumerie you’ll discover 63 individual heavenly scents, including Oudh, Ambergris, Jasmine, Rose, Vanilla, Tuberose, Tonka Bean, Orris Butter, Blackcurrant and Oakmoss, to name just a few! La Petite Parfumerie is a perfect companion to our online CPD accredited Perfume Course, which will take you from beginner to creator in three modules.

By purchasing the kit you’ll save over $90 instead of buying individual oils!
FRAGRANCE FAIRY

BUY LA PETITE PARFUMERIE

You Won't Find This Kit Anywhere Else, So Get Your Smelly Little Hands on It While Stock Last!

INSIDE 'LA PETITE PARFUMERIE'

CHECK OUT WHAT'S INSIDE OUR EXCLUSIVE INGREDIENTS KIT FOR JUST $280

  • NATURALS

    Amyris, Benzoin, Bergamot, Black Pepper, Blackcurrant Absolute, Cardamon, Carrot Seed, Cedarwood, Cistus, Clary Sage, Tonka Bean , Frankincense, Galbanum, Ginger, Pink Grapefruit, Jasmine, Labdanum, Lavandin, Lavender EO, Lavender Absolute, Lemon, Red Mandarin, Myrrh, Neroli, Oakmoss, Opopanax, Orris Butter, Patchouli Dark, Peppermint, Petitgrain, Raspberry, Rose Geranium, Rose Absolute, Rosemary, Tobacco Absolute, Tuberose Absolute, Vanilla Absolute, Vetiver, Ylang Extra.

  • ISOLATES & SYNTHETICS

    Cis 3 Hexanol, Eugenol, Ionone Alpha, Ionone Beta, Aldehyde C-10 (Citrus/Floral), Aldehyde C-11 (Coriander), Aldehyde C-18 (Coconut), Aldehyde C14 (Peach), Ambergris, Ambroxan, Calone, Civette, Hedione, Heliotropine, Hydroxycitronellol (Lily of The Valley), Indole, Iso E Super, Leather, Oudh (Firmenich), Phenyl Ethyl Alcohol (Rose), Sandalore (Sandalwood), Styrallyl Acetate (Gardenia), Tonquitone (Musk), Vanillin.

  • CONTENTS SNAPSHOT

    100 Scent Strips

    75 Plastic Pipettes

    80ml Carrier/Diluent; Triethyl Citrate (Natural)

    47x4ml Individual Neat Oils

    16x4ml Individual Diluted Oils

    The most expensive or difficult to work with oils have been diluted to ratios of 1-10%, the rest are neat.

    ALL OF THIS FOR JUST $280!

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