Fragrance courses

Perfumery course online

  • 3 days - 21 hours

  • Training code
  • 673
  • arrangements
  • online_short_course,
  • cost
  • 1 136€
  • Application

    How to apply

    Admission procedures 

    • E-mail
    • Application Form : signed and ID copy
    • Online payment


    Prerequisites & Enrolment details

    • None
    • Application dates: 10 days before opening and according to availability

    Target audience

    • Amateurs and professionnals with marketing/sales background

    Session dates

    From Monday 20 September 2021 to Friday 01 October 2021



    • Know more about the history of perfumery throughout the centuries
    • Learn more about the perfume’s role and evolution
    • Learn how to use essentials items, stories and anecdotes to talk about a perfume
    • The extraction and obtaining techniques : natural and synthetic raw materials.
    • The raw materials classification
    • The perfume classification
    • The perfumery market in France
    • Marketing basics : the developing steps of a perfume
    • Ending clichés about perfumery
    • To experiment descriptive strategies so that participants know how to talk about a perfume
    • What are the descriptive strategies :
    • Describe an odor as a story
    • Writing workshop
    • How to apply olfactive expertise to perfumes
    • How to memorize and describe a perfume


    • The history of perfumery
    • Raw materials and perfume
    • The market of perfumery
    • The olfactive language
    The Strong points

    Number of trainees enrolled at ISIPCA per year: 500
    Customer satisfaction rate on the training course: 87%

    Teaching methods

    Teaching methods

    • Live online class

    Educational resources

    • LMS platform

    Assessment methods

    • Online quizz


    Myriam POLYGONE
    Continuing Education Assistant
    Martin FERRÉ
    Chargé de développement commercial

    Additional information

    Funding modalities and qualification criteria

    • Online payment
    • Company funding, Personal funding


    Updated on March 25th 2021