Event: Galway Herbal Medicine Making Class

Galway Herbal Medicine Making Class

Herbal Medicine Making Class


Saturday 24th @ SCCUL Enterprise Centre, Ballybane.

11am To 2pm

During this class you will learn how to make your own high-quality herbal infusions, infused oils, salves, balms, tinctures, poultices, rubs, oxymels, syrups and so much more….., using effective and easily repeatable methods. During the class you will learn the materia medica for a wide variety of medicinal herbs that we use and also that grow commonly in your gardens and around you.

You will take away from this course first-hand knowledge of gathering plants from your gardens, how and when to harvest different herbs, how to process and dry them, and make them in to a variety of highly potent and effective medicinal herbal preparations for your own use at home.

During the class we will cover:

  • Herb Harvesting & Drying Techniques & Storage
  • Common Herbs found in your garden
  • Hot & Cold Infusions
  • Different menstrua for extracting the medicinal qualities of herbs.
  • Materia medica for all herbs used in workshop
  • Natural Preservatives
  • Making your own Herbal Capsules
  • Infused Herbal Oils
  • The use of Essential Oils
  • Herbal Salve/Balms/Rubs Making
  • Learn about Herbal Elixirs, Oxymels & Syrups.
  • How to make your own Tinctures & Poultices
  • And so much more………….

**You will get lots of samples of what we make to take home.

The cost includes all handouts of all the material that is covered in class including recipes and instructions so you can continue your journey into the world of herbalism in the comfort of your own home. Your get your own Materia Medica to get you started & a comprehensive handout on Herbal Classifications.  All material used during the day and the take home samples are all included in the price.



Full payment in advance online through our online shop or phone 085-2157479 to pay by credit card over the phone.

Payments are only refundable up to 7 days prior to the first class date, after which payments become non-refundable, but are transferable to another named person.

**Minimum number required to run class** If appropriate numbers are not received to run the class at a venue, a full refund applies.

Each course is limited to a set number of people only.

Aim Of This Classes:

It is our goal that you come away from these classes with the all the tools and knowledge necessary so that you have acquired the confidence, the knowledge, the self-power, and experience necessary to empower yourself to start your own ‘Raw-Food & Herbal Medicine journey on a road to natural better health and nutrition for you and your family that will stand to you for many years to come.

About Michael:

The class will be delivered by a Fully Qualified Medical Herbalist, Raw Food Coach & Nutritionist, Michael Roughan MH, Ir. Michael runs his own busy medical herbal medicine clinic in Ennis and he also delivers many different popular classes/courses/workshops in all aspects of Herbal Medicine Making and Rawfood & Plant Based Nutrition throughout the Mid-West region. To deliver a high quality course which allows people to get the maximum benefit from this course, the numbers allowed will be limited.


What satisfied people have said about our courses and classes in the past:

“Finished 8 week nutrition course on Thursday night with The Master Herbalist Ennis. It was a fantastic course, we learned so much and tasted so much beautiful raw healthy nutritious food, learned how simple it is to make such good food so simply and without having to cook any product. The knowledge of the master herbalist was just brilliant, he explained so much in such detail and so simply. I would highly recommend this course. Thanks Michael Roughan.” Doona, Ennis.

“Thank you Michael Roughan for all your nutritional wisdom and delicious raw food over the course of the last eight weeks..it was a truly enjoyable experience and I will miss my Thursday evenings.. for anyone interested in looking after their health through good nutrition and natural remedies this eight week course is definitely worth doing. Thanks again Michael. .I await your book.” Susan, Clare.

I attended Michael’s 6 week clean eating course in Galway which sadly finished last night.
This course was so much more than I ever expected, Michael is a great teacher and demonstrator and would highly recommend this course to everyone as this information if vital to your health.
Thanks again Michael, keep us posted when you come to Galway again as I have a few friends interested in attending too” Taryn, Galway.

“Week 5 of 6 tomorrow (Saturday) in Ennis on Raw Food and Nutritional course. Lots of great information and lots of sampling from food prepared on the day. A “must do” for those interested in healthy foods. Practical and easy to prepare recipes. Thanks so much Michael.” Annette, Galway.

“I have just finished Michael’s 6 week course in Limerick. I really enjoyed attending and have gained so much knowledge regarding Raw food & Nutrition. A very professionally presented course, the perfect blend of theory and demonstrations and delicious recipes to sample.Highly Recommended.” Majella, Limerick.

“Finished wonderful 8 week Raw Nutrition course with the charming Michael Roughan, Master Herbalist, last night. Can highly recommend it.” Christine, Clare.

“Raw food class was great value and packed full of good tips and lovely recipes that we got to sample. Highly recommend it. Looking forward to the next one!”Cathy, Clare.

“Great class, learned lots, some great recipes and very useful tips.. Trying the new recipes out on all the family and so they are impressed….”Marcella, Clare.

“Went to Michael’s living food class it was so good very informative highly recommend !!” Marie, Ennis.

“Attended the Living food class tonite, very interesting and very tasty would highly recommend it. Thanks Michael!!” Nollaig, Clare.

“Highly recommend Michael, The Master Herbalist, very nice guy and extremely knowledgeable” Karen, Ennis.