Entrepreneurship programme on essential oils, perfumery

New Delhi, Feb 15 (KNN) Those wanting to set up small businesses in  essential oils, fragrance and aromatherapy can get professional training from the Fragrance and Flavour Development Centre (FFDC) which  is organising an entrepreneurship workshop cum training on perfumery.

The programme ‘Essential oils, perfumery and aroma therapy’ will be held from March 8 to 10, 2014 here.

The content of the course are topic like business opportunities in essential oil, essential oil cultivation, methods for extraction of essential oils, quality control and analysis of essential oils including sensory evaluation, aromatherapy, olfaction methodology, classification of odours and its evaluation, creation of fragrance, chemistry of carrier oils and blending of aroma oils with carrier oils.

This course will provide interaction between the learners and  scientists, teachers, persons engaged in aromatic and medicinal plants activities, cosmetologists, aroma therapists, doctors, practitioners of alternative therapies and  beauty experts.

FFDC is a government autonomous body engaged in serving, promoting and developing the Indian MSME and the associated farmers in the field of essential oils, fragrances and flavours.