This qualification provides competence in Aromatherapy practice. Covers provision of Aromatherapy treatment to clients with specific needs such as palliative care, aged care, women and children. In depth understanding of a medium range (min 40) of essential oils is expected. Practitioners may be self employed as independent practitioners or may work within a larger health service and supervise others.Entry requirements
The following compulsory units from Cert IV in Aromatherapy are prerequisites for entry: HLTAR0401A, HLTARO402A, HLTARO403A, HLTARO405A, HLTARO406A, HLTHIR301A, HLTOHS300A, HLTIN301A, HLTCOM404B, HLTCOM406B, HLTFA301B, HLTAP401A.Job outcome
Occupational titles for these workers may include: Aromatherapist; Clinical aromatherapist.
|Unit code||Unit name|
|CHCORG428A||Reflect on and improve own professional practice|
|HLTAP501C||Analyse health information|
|HLTARO507B||Analyse and compare different complementary health modalities|
|HLTARO509B||Plan a specialised aromatherapy treatment|
|HLTARO510B||Monitor and evaluate aromatherapy treatments|
|HLTARO511C||Provide specific aromatherapy assessment and care|
|HLTCOM502C||Develop professional expertise|
|HLTCOM503D||Manage a practice|
|HLTHIR506C||Implement and monitor compliance with legal and ethical requirements|
|HLTSHU509C||Maintain personal health and awareness as a professional responsibility|
There may be one or more elective competencies, these may differ between institutes. Please contact the institute for more information'.