Diploma of Clinical Aromatherapy is designed to impart a thorough knowledge of aromatherapy and offer hands-on experience. The diploma is aimed at students who wish to work professionally within the aromatherapy industry.

Unit 1 – The history of aromatics. Aromatherapy has been practiced for centuries by different cultures from Ancient Mesopotamia, China, India, Greece, Egypt and Rome, and is now a world-wide therapy. We take a look back at its fascinating journey right through to today.

Unit 2 – Uses and applications of essential oils. This unit is limited only by the imagination. I share with you some of the amazing, interesting and unique ways to utilise essential oils for health, well-being and spiritual practices.

Unit 3 – In depth study of 70+ essential oils and 20+ carrier oils  hydrosols, resins etc.

Unit 4 – Establish therapeutic properties and applications of Carrier oils and other natural bases.

Unit 5- Blending of aromatherapy products for therapeutic and aromatic effect.  This unit also includes ;-

        Natural perfumery. Blending essential oils for perfume is vastly different from therapeutic uses:

  • Gain a deep understanding of the process of creating natural perfumes
  • Infusing natural materials to enhance perfumes
  • The ancient art of creating Khyphi
  • Aromatherapy and Feng Shui

Unit 6 – Aromatherapy massage, consultation skills, and basic business practices ** as many students do not wish to run a massage clinic we offer this as an opt in additional class please speak to Jo at time of enrolling if you wish to take this unit.

Unit 7 –  Skin care using a wide variety of natural products.

Unit 8 – Organic chemistry. Apply the principles of organic and aromatic plant oil chemistry to the practice of aromatherapy.

Unit 9 – Pharmacokinetics. How the body interacts with essential oil components and how these compounds are metabolized and excreted from the body.

Unit 10 – Pathophysiology. This unit encompasses a range of disorders and diseases that cause human body systems to malfunction. Students learn to identify the correct aromatherapy treatment for specific symptoms.

Unit 11 –  Aromatherapy treatments. Building on our knowledge of identifying ailments, we now learn how to apply treatments:

  • Cellulite wraps
  • Hot stone massage
  • Body scrubs
  • Clay treatments

Unit 12 – Basic Business Studies

Unit 13 – Anatomy and physiology. This is a free, self-study unit for students that do not already hold a qualification in this subject.

Senior first-aid certificate – Students are also required to hold a senior first aid certificate prior to working as a therapist

On successful completion of the diploma you will receive a  Diploma of Clinical Aromatherapy and can practice as a Clinical Aromatherapist. You can also use the lettersAIA or  HHAI or IICT after your name, and qualify to join:


  • Alliance of International Aromatherapists
  • International Institute for Complimentary Therapists (IICT)
  • Holistic Health Association International (HHAI)

Cost $8,500.00 – Price includes:

  • Certificate IV (which has been embedded into the course)
  • Course notes
  • A book of blends
  • Materials used in the course
  • Products you make are yours to take home

Duration – One year

Classes are held

  • Mondays starting 2nd August  2021  we will be taking breaks from class attendance during School holidays  Classes run from 10 am to 2pm.
  • Saturday 10th July 2021  10.30 to 2.30
  • Off campus training also available we offer live streaming , weekly recorded classes and self paced learning options .

Dates for 2022

Tuesday 8th March 10.30 am  to 2.30 pm

Please feel free to Contact Joanne if you have any queries or to discuss a different  payment plan.

1, Payment in full 2 weeks prior to the start of course $8000.00 a saving of $500.00
2 , Deposit of 15% ($1275.00) due 2 weeks or more prior to starting course , then monthly , fortnightly or weekly payments.

Monthly x 10= 722.50
Fortnightly x 20 = 361.00
Weekly x 40 = 181.00

Call Jo on 0435 368 664   or email eclipsearomatherapy@yahoo.com.au