THE BENEFIT TO YOU

At the end of this course you will...

Be able to identify over 60 raw materials from smell alone.

Understand the subtle nuances of fragrance families and how to identify which oils belong to them and why.

Be able to make informed, quick decisions about which oils to use in your blends.

Know what perfume themes are and how personality affects our choices of scent.

Have more conviction in your approach to perfume making.

Be confident enough to take the next step and start creating.

WHAT YOU'LL LEARN

  • How to easily understand your materials and identify families

  • The importance of odour impact in the initial creation stage

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

  • How to set up a professional workspace

  • Train your nose like a professional perfumer

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

ABOUT THE TRAINING

This course is suitable for 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 you can create your own password.

Sign up is easy, 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.

PLUS all students on paid courses get access to the Scented Community!

  • Immediate 3 months access to the course

  • Learn on demand anytime anywhere

  • 4+ hours of video tutorials

  • 2 workbooks to download and keep

  • Guides and cheatsheets

  • 5 lessons in English

  • Step by step practical exercises

  • Completion Certificate

  • Verified suppliers list with recommend materials and oils

  • Accredited learning content verified for structured learning

  • WORKBOOKS

    4 Downloadable PDF workbooks and guides to assist your learning and act as a future reference.

  • IMMEDIATE ACCESS

    Gain immediate unlimited access for 3 months. 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.

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.

Course Curriculum

Take a peak at the lessons on this course

  • 1

    WELCOME!

    • WELCOME TO THE COURSE

    • How to use this course

  • 2

    DOCUMENTS ~ Recommended materials, suppliers list, other oils to consider and substitute oils.

  • 3

    CHAPTER 1

    • Lesson 1 ~ Setting up your workspace

  • 4

    CHAPTER 2

    • Lesson 2 - Perfume & Personality | The Perfume Triangle & Themes

  • 5

    CHAPTER 3

    • WORKBOOK ~ PROFILING FAMILES

    • GUIDE ~ FAMILY FRAGRANCE WHEEL

    • Lesson 3 - A Journey Through the Families

  • 6

    CHAPTER 4

    • WORKBOOK ~ PROFILING OILS

    • GUIDE ~ PERFUME NOTES AND FAMILIES LIST

    • Lesson 4 - Know your Materials & Train your Nose

    • Lesson 5 - Impact of oils

    • What Next?

Social proof: reviews

5 star rating

Well explained and fun course

Shamsa Almheiri

I really enjoyed taking this course online, it was very well explained, it was fun and there is sufficient time for one to practice before moving on to the n...

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I really enjoyed taking this course online, it was very well explained, it was fun and there is sufficient time for one to practice before moving on to the next step.

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4 star rating

really really helpful for beginners. highly recommended

kosi mcdonald

5 star rating

Highly recommend!

Dana AlHarari

The course was very comprehensive and easy to understand, and at times when it proved to be difficult for me, Melanie was always an email or a message away. ...

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The course was very comprehensive and easy to understand, and at times when it proved to be difficult for me, Melanie was always an email or a message away. She's a true sweetheart, she made sure I understood everything, and by the time I finished the course, all the knowledge I've gained became second nature, and now I apply it on a daily basis.

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