Diploma in Aromatherapy

Diploma Code: ARO 100
Tuition (CAD): $2,625.00
Duration: One year
Location: Home Study
Next Start: Home Study
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Aromatherapy is the use of essential oils, massage, and other related therapies to enhance wellness and promote deep relaxation.

At INCH-TCM, the classical methods of Aromatherapy are combined with a spectrum of complementary therapies based on holistic chemistry, massage, and bioenergetics. These therapies integrate with the oils to produce a balanced yet powerful treatment spectrum.

ICNH-TCM offers Aromatherapy in a series of 8 courses. Courses may be taken on their own as suits your needs, or in success.

Courses covered:

  • Anatomy & Physiology
  • Aromatherapy Theory for Holistic Therapists
  • Aroma Blending
  • Essential Oils Integrative Medical Guide
  • Medical Aromatherapy
  • Lymphatic Drainage
  • Raindrop Therapy
  • Business Ethics


  • A passing grade of 70% or higher on the final theory and practical examinations
  • Completion of required reading assignments, tests and essays
  • Satisfactory completion of 20 case studies and 2500 word dissertation on one successful case study


  • High School Diploma
  • Read, write and speak English
  • Registered/licensed health practitioners may receive exemption from parts of this program providing a transcript from a registered educational institution is sent to ICNH-TCM in advance of registration.

Diploma Courses

Course Code Title Duration Fees
APP 101C Anatomy and Physiology Essentials Home Study $295.00
ARO 101 Essential Oils Integrative Medical Guide Home Study $495.00
ARO 103 Medical Aromatherapy Home Study $175.00
ARO 103 Raindrop_Aromatherapy_Massage 1 Day Weekend $250.00
ARO 106 Lymphatic Massage 5-Day Classroom $975.00
ARO 210 Aromatherapy for Holistic Therapists Home Study $295.00
MED 101C Medical Terminology Home Study $140.00

Books Required

ISBN Title Author Price Type
978-0-9820318-0-3 Aromatherapy for Holistic Therapists Colin Paddon $49.95 Printed
9780764118333 Essential Atlas of Anatomy & Physiology (2 books) Parramon Studios $53.98 Printed
0-943685-34-6 Essential Oils Integrative Medical Guide D. Gary Young $77.91 Printed
Medical Aromatherapy Kurt Schnaubelt $35.44 Printed
Raindrop Essential Oils Kit D. Gary Young $250.00 Printed