ITEC Level 3 Diploma in Aromatherapy

Prerequisites: ITEC Level 3 Anatomy, Physiology & Pathology, ITEC Massage

This ITEC Diploma in Aromatherapy meets national occupational standards and is recognised by EMBODY, Federation of Holistic Therapists (FHT) and the Complementary and Natural Healthcare Council (CNCH)

Upon completion of this course, you will be a professional aromatherapist and will be able to gain insurance to practice upon the general public and professional memberships.

You will be required to complete a number of case studies, which means that your friends and family will be able to experience and benefit from this relaxing therapy whilst you train.

This course also includes the Award in Business Practice, Principles & Practice in Complementary Therapies and the optional self-study unit Healthy Eating and Wellbeing for the Complementary Therapy Client.

By the end of the course, you will:

  • Provide a professional aromatherapy treatment to a client
  • Conduct a professional consultation
  • Devise a treatment programme
  • Understand and use of a range of aromatherapy oils and their contraindications
  • Be able to adapt a treatment for a range of conditions and outcomes
  • Choose appropriate oils for a specific treatment outcome or set of presenting conditions
  • Provide aftercare advice

Upon completion of the course, you will be able to practice in a number of different settings:

  • In your own private practice, as a self-employed practitioner
  • In a salon, health club, spa or hotel
  • In the NHS, hospice or other healthcare setting
  • You will be able to join professional organisations such as the Complementary & Natural Healthcare Council (CNHC), Association of Reflexologists (AoR), Complementary Therapists Association (CThA) and the Federation of Holistic Therapists (FHT) as a full member.

Diploma in Aromatherapy

  • Length: 6 days
  • Time: 9:30am – 5:00pm
  • Cost: £810.00 + external examination fee (£140)
  • Venue: Kings Heath / Kings Norton, Birmingham, West Midlands
  • ITEC Link: ITEC Diploma in Aromatherapy for the Complementary Therapist
  • 2023 Course Dates:
    • Sat 18th February
    • Sat 18th March
    • Sat 15th April
    • Sat 20th May
    • Sat 17th June
    • Sat 15th July
    • plus practical exam date tbc
    • Missed the date? Call to enquire about catch ups, weekday courses, 1 to 1s and intensives
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Your Aromatherapy course will also include the Award in Business Practice

If you are not currently qualified in massage you will need to attend the ITEC Massage course