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

Community Herbalist Certification -
Year 1 for Beginners

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 teaching from Registered Herbalists, Practitioners, Medicine Makers, Nutritionists, and Lineage Holders.

Verse Herbal Medicine School- 9 months


Classes meet February to November on the 1st Weekend of the Month from 9AM - 3PM PST and the 3rd Thursday of the Month from 5:30-7:30PM PST.

What will I learn?

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 ID
    • Stress & Sleep Health
    • Intro to Energetics

Only the best teachers.

We're honored to have a unique mix of long-time practitioners and emerging voices as our trusted teachers.

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

Product Included

over $500 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
Enrollment Opens June 25th
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What is the cost of this program?

Community Herbalist Certification Pay In Full Price
2025 Community Herbalist Certification - Year 1 - 12 Month Payment Plan
2025 Community Herbalist Certification - Year 1 - 9 Month Payment Plan

Student Testimonials

Verse Herbal Medicine School- testimonials

"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

Verse Herbal Medicine School- testimonials

"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

Verse Herbal Medicine School- testimonials

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

helped me take control of my reproductive health."

- Community Herbalist, 2022

Verse Herbal Medicine School- testimonials

"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

We offer a handful of need-based 25% off scholarships.

Those people identifying as trans, femmes, BIPOC, and persons with a disability will be prioritized as recipients for this scholarship.

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2025 Program Dates

First Semester

Community Herbalist course- dates


1st, 2nd, & 20th 


1st, 2nd, & 20th


5th, 6th, & 17th

Second Semester

Community Herbalist course- dates


3rd, 4th, & 15th


7th, 8th, & 19th


2nd, 3rd, & 21st


Third Semester

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6th, 7th, & 18th


4th, 5th, & 16th 


1st & 2nd

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

Enrollment Opens June 25th

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.

Verse Herbal Medicine School- connection


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.

Want to experience a class before next year's certification?

Check out these free on-demand  herbalism workshops.

Still have questions?
Email us today!

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