Online Courses

Online courses are available for a variety of levels of experience and interest.

From total beginners to CPD training lessons for professionals.

Online courses give flexible learning options to fit in to busy lives.


Free introductory, informal classes

Est. 2015

Join an informal introductory webinar where Vivienne speaks about local edible & medicinal wild plants that are in season, and basic ways to use them at home.

(Includes a short tour of her video course for people who are interested in going on to learn in more depth).

→LEVEL: ALL (e.g. total beginners, DIY home use enthusiasts, professional herbalists, foragers etc.)


→AVAILABILITY: Running regularly in March, April & May.

Learn with the Seasons:

Wild Food Foraging

and Herbal Medicine-Making video course.

Est. 2015

Get a solid foundation in the skills required to recognise and use local plants as herbal medicines and wild foods.

→LEVEL: ALL (e.g. total beginners, DIY home use enthusiasts, professional herbalists, foragers etc.)



Using Herbs in Professional Natural Skincare: Series of Specialist Online Classes

Est. 2019

→LEVEL: For people with experience making their own natural cosmetics (not suitable for beginners)

→LEARNING STYLE: Interactive teaching sessions broadcast online. Vivienne will talk to camera and illustrate some points with a slide-show presentation. Time in every session for Q&A. Students interaction and questions warmly encouraged. Video recordings and supporting documents included.

→AVAILABILITY: The next series begins in JUNE 2020.

CPD Training for Healthcare Practitioners

New for 2020…coming soon


→LEARNING STYLE: FORMAL (but still enjoyable!).

→AVAILABILITY: The first class will be available later in 2020 (I am currently waiting from confirmation of CPD points that will be credited by several professional associations). Please click the button to receive a  notification when these classes become available.

Consultancy Sessions, Private Lessons & Tutoring are available online


→LEVEL: For students, professionals & businesses. Get help with tricky topics or your specialist query about using herbs in your product. If you haven’t been able to find what you need from the usual sources this can be a great way to try to get the answer to your quirky herbal question.

→LEARNING STYLE: INFORMAL or FORMAL, depending on requirements of the client.

→AVAILABILITY: All year round, but depending on Vivienne’s schedule.