1st Level Herbal Apprenticeship



The 2019 1st Level Herbal Apprenticeship Program began on May 18, and meets one weekend a month through November. Students get hands-on experience making tinctures, teas, salves oils, herbal sprays, and flower essences etc. and are exposed to such various herbal traditions as Chinese, Ayurveda and Western Herbalism. Each month we cover a different body system and the herbs that nourish and support it. We focus on plant identification and do medicinal plant walks each weekend. 

The Apprenticeship meets on Saturdays from 10:00 to 5:00 p.m. and on Sundays from 10:00 to 4:30 p.m. on the following dates:
May 18, 19
June 15, 16
July 13, 14
August 17, 18
September 14, 15
October 5, 6
November 2, 3


Areas of Study
Herbal Energetics and World Systems
The Digestive System
The Respiratory System
The Nervous System
The Immune System
The Circulatory System
The System of the Skin
The Muscular-Skeletal System
The Urinary System

The Herbal Apprenticeship Includes
Seasonal tonics
World systems
On-line resources
Case histories
Plant identification and herb walks
Creating your own teas, tinctures and salves
Remedies for acute and chronic illnesses
Historical traditions in herbalism
Plant meditation


The tuition for the 1st Level Apprenticeship is $1595 plus $35 class materials fee. ($150 deposit required to sign up. Tuition and deposit are non-refundable.)

For more information, please contact us at 781.646.6319 or email.

This class is full. Please check back for 2020 class dates.