Change your life with herbal medicine.

Our 9-month live online
Community Herbalist Certification
is crafted for curious, budding herbalists.

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Our Online Course

What is the Community Herbalist Certification?

This part-time, bi-weekly beginner's online herbalism program empowers you to learn about:

○ your own body
○ your own ancestry
○ traditional + modern uses of plant medicine

Over the course of 9 months, you'll explore the uses of everyday plants found in your local area, such as weeds, trees, culinary spices, and medicinal foods through live lectures, medicine making, and nature practices.

Program Overview

Verse Herbal Medicine School- 100 hours


Students love that our classes are live and online because it's more interactive! Class is also recorded so you never miss a moment of learning.

Verse Herbal Medicine School- 12 teachers


You get a front row (in-home) seat to teachings from Registered Herbalists, Practitioners, Medicine Makers, Nutritionists, and Lineage Holders.

Verse Herbal Medicine School- 9 months


Live classes meet monthy February to November on the 1st Weekend from 9AM - 3PM PST and the 3rd Thursday from 5-6PM PST.

What will I learn in the program?

You'll get a strong foundational history of Western Herbalism while researching your own ancestral traditions to discover a personal connection to ancient healing practices.

This certification is for any person interested in cultivating knowledge of North American Herbal Medicine from the convenience of their home.

Topics include:

    • Aromatherapy
    • Botanical Beauty
    • Digestive Health
    • Traditional Nutrition
    • Energy Clearing
    • Ancestral Rituals
    • Seasonal Immunity
    • Kitchen Medicine Making
    • Reproductive Health
    • Botany & Plant Identification
    • Stress & Sleep Health
    • Intro to Energetics

Only the best teachers.

We're honored to have a unique mix of long-time teachers, emerging voices, and in-the-field practicing herbalists who are excited to share their wellness wisdom with you!

We believe everyone has ancestral remedies, and we support our students in finding them.

Product Included

over $375 in herbal supplies!

  •  Shipped straight to your door
  • Packed full of dried herbs, tinctures, glycerites, teas, supplements, essential oils, herb bundles, and more..
  • Featuring your favorite brands and trusted sources
  • Embodied learning for online classes 
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How much is the 2024 Community Herbalism Program?

Verse Herbal Medicine School- Pay in full
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*we have a limited number of need-based partial 25% scholarships available.
We're dedicated to centering systematically marginalized communities, therefore those identifying as trans, femmes, BIPOC, and persons with a disability will be prioritized as recipients for this scholarship.

*Congrats to all our recipients!*

Student Testimonials

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"I'm really glad I found Verse and meeting everyone and getting to know the teachers has been terrific. 

I really did have a great time this year."

- Community Herbalist, 2022

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"It started as an intellectual pursuit for personal evolution but now feels like

a calling for a career change to be in service to not just people but also plants."

- Community Herbalist, 2022

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"After one class, I discovered an herb that balanced my period and

helped me take control of my reproductive health."

- Community Herbalist, 2022

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"I was not sure what I expected from the course at the beginning but

after only a few classes my life was changed"

- Community Herbalist, 2022

Committed to Engagement

Verse Herbal Medicine School- 20 herbs


You'll engage in Herb of the Month explorations and create 20 Herbal Monographs to support your folk medicine practice by combining research and personal experience.

Verse Herbal Medicine School- 12 months


We understand life happens and you might need some time to get through our rich learning content. That's why you have 1 year of access to all class materials to review at your leisure.

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Your classes go beyond a Zoom screen with a robust online community through Thinkific + Slack, plus IRL Sit Spot practices that connect you to the natural world in your everyday environment.

2024 Program Dates

First Semester

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3rd, 4th, & 15th


2nd, 3rd, & 21st


6th, 7th, & 18th

Second Semester

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4th, 5th, & 16th


1st, 2nd, & 20th


3rd, 4th, & 15th


Third Semester

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7th, 8th, & 19th


5th, 6th, & 17th


2nd & 3rd

We partner with these trusted brands to bring you the highest quality supplies.

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Our mission is to train 1 million Community Herbalists,
because we know that herbalism can change the world.

Register Online Now

Want to experience a class before enrolling in the program?

Check out these free on-demand  herbalism workshops.

Trying to decide which program is right for you? Compare our programs below!

Herbal Certifications from Verse
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Clinical Herbalist certification by Verse

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