Diploma of Aromatherapy

Duration (incl. holidays) 104 weeks
Teaching Duration80 weeks
(2 Semesters is 1 academic year)
CRICOS Code068423D
National CodeHLT51407
Course TypeTraining Package Qualification
Example Career ProfileAromatherapistAromatherapist
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    Course Admission Requirements (for International Applications)

    Course Notes

    • This course is CRICOS Registered for 2 years, which is made up of 3 semesters of in-class teaching, with the further semester for practical placement. Depending on the timing of a student's placement, some students may finish before the 2 years.

    How to Apply

    International Course - application process

    If you are applying from onshore, generally, you will need to apply for an international course to TAFE South Australia at least two months before you want to start your studies in Australia. If you are applying from offshore it is highly recommended that you apply at least four months in advance.

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    Note: You must be an International resident to apply for this course. For Australian residents please visit TAFE SA Courses.

    Employment Outcomes

    The term complementary health covers a large range of natural therapies that are used to assist with general health and wellbeing as well as supporting the body and alleviating symptoms associated with a variety of conditions. Many complementary health therapies are recognised by medical professionals taking an integrative approach to health care. Complementary Health is quickly gaining popularity with the general public many of whom are able to claim rebates from Private Health Funds when treated by qualified therapists. Practitioners are working in a range of healthcare settings from home-based clinics to hospitals.

    Note: Completion of a TAFE SA course does not guarantee an employment outcome. Formal requirements other than educational qualifications (eg licensing, professional registration), may apply to some occupations.

    Qualifications & Skills Covered

    Diploma of Aromatherapy
    10 core units: Reflect on and improve own professional practice; Analyse health information; Develop professional expertise; Manage a practice; Implement and monitor compliance with legal and ethical requirements; Maintain personal health and awareness as a professional responsibility; Analyse and compare different complementary health modalities; Plan a specialised aromatherapy treatment; Monitor and evaluate aromatherapy treatments; Provide specific aromatherapy assessment and care; plus 2 elective units.

    Note: Students who successfully complete only one or more units of competency but not the full Qualification are eligible to receive a Statement of Attainment.


    These course fees are for international students only.

    Total course cost (104 weeks)AUD $23200
    Incidental Fees AUD $0
    Total Fees AUD $23200

    Note: TAFE SA does not commit to any fees shown. Charges vary between courses and subjects and are based on a rate per hour. TAFE SA and their agents reserve the right to make any changes necessary.

    Overseas Health Cover

    All overseas students are required to have Overseas Health Cover (OSHC) insurance for the entire duration of the course. The health cover rate will vary depending on the personal circumstances and duration of stay in Australia. Read more about Overseas Health Cover.

    Additional Services

    TAFE SA International offers an optional Arrival & Pick up and/or Accommodation Service. For further details please contact us.

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