Articles: About the College

About the Principal

Gwendoline Ford, a highly qualified Natural Therapist and Clinical Aromatherapist, is the Director and Principal of the Australian College of Aromatherapy.   With over 17 years of experience and expertise in natural therapies and aromatherapy as a practitioner, presenter, accredited trainer and course developer, Gwendoline is aptly qualified to guide you through your journey into…
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Flexible Study and Assessment

Why Study with ACOA? We offer two methods of distance education... [span4] Tutored Support (available to students that have purchased the assessment). If you have purchased both the Course or Module and the corresponding Assessment, you will have access to a professional tutor assigned to you personally. At the end of each Module, you will find…
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Workshops and Training

We also offer intensive workshops to groups of students and organisations, and are tailor-made to suit the needs of the group. These live workshops can go from one day to one week.

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Industry Recognition

Industry Recognition All ACOA Certificates and Diplomas courses are recognised by both the: International Institute for Complementary Therapists (IICT) Please visit https://iict.com.au/membership/iict-membership to view their different membership types and levels. and Holistic Health Associates International (HHAI) Upon graduation you are automatically eligible to be listed on the HHAI register - simply send us an email with your…
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Recognition of Prior Learning

RPL or Recognition of Prior Learning is an assessment of your previous learning or working experience by the college, which could determine if you receive credit for some units or aspects of your course. You will not have to study these units again, and you may receive a discount on your overall course price. However, RPL fees may still apply.However, RPL fees may still apply.

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Enrolment, Assessment and Course Delivery

How to enrol Enrol online by finding the course that interests you and adding it to your shopping cart and purchasing it from the website. Credit cards, Paypal, and bank transfers are all supported. The College will then contact you. You may prefer to enrol by telephone, and all major credit cards are accepted or…
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