Diploma of Clinical Aromatherapy

Duration Up to 18 months Full Time or Part Time equivalent
National CodeHLT52315
TAFE SA CodeTP00843
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This course will prepare you with skills and knowledge to provide safe and appropriate recommendations and treatments regarding aromatic care and support for conditions that affect body systems and specific populations across the lifespan.



Campus / Delivery Study Mode Application
Port AdelaideOn CampusOpening 13 Aug 2018
Port AdelaideOn CampusOpening 13 Aug 2018

Course Admission Requirements

any one of:

If there are more applications for this course than places available, applicants will be ranked by Date of application

Important Information

  • Students are required to be involved in the TAFE SA Complementary Therapy clinic and will be required to provide a copy of a current Child Related Employment screening.
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Employment Outcomes

This qualification reflects the role of clinical aromatherapists, who provide therapeutic treatments to address a range of health issues. Practitioners may be self-employed or may work within a larger health service. It supports clinical aromatherapists who may be required to consult, work with and refer to other health care professionals and to demonstrate professional practice within legal and ethical requirements.

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 Clinical Aromatherapy (HLT52315)
This course will teach you to recommend and provide specialised treatments that help restore an individual’s physical, mental and spiritual health through the skilled and controlled use of essential oils, hydrosols and base ingredients. To achieve this qualification, students must have completed at least 120 hours of work as detailed in the Assessment Requirements of units of competency.

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.

Credit Transfer

Studying at TAFE SA is one of the easiest pathways towards a University Degree. Credit Transfer is the formal recognition that parts of a TAFE SA course are equivalent in content and level to parts of some University courses. Below are the Credit Transfer details for this course. View all TAFE SA Credit Transfer Agreements

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 Fee Range (approx)
Total TAFE SA course cost$11,914 - $12,103

Please note that fees listed apply to the TAFE SA qualification only. Check the University website for Bachelor fees. Fees vary depending on the subjects you enrol into and are based on a rate per hour. TAFE SA reserve the right to make any changes necessary.

This course also has an incidentals cost of: $226  for Uniform - polo shirt and complementary therapies kit

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