Turn your interest in aromatherapy into a career! This fresh and innovative course will teach you about the properties and benefits of essential oils to benefit health and wellbeing.Aromatherapy Courses
Share your love of alternative therapies with others to help them thrive, grow and feel nourished. Open Colleges offers a range of accredited and general interest courses to suit a wide variety of professional practitioners.
The fitness and natural therapies industries continue to grow in Australia, with greater numbers of people turning to natural methods of keeping their bodies healthy.
According to the Australian Bureau of Statistics, at the last survey, around 20.1 million people (91.1%) had consulted a health professional in the last 12 months. The most common lifestyle issues discussed related to improving diet and losing weight.
According to the census, 8,600 people were employed as complementary health therapists. This was 80% higher than the number a decade* before and the professions continue to grow.
If you aspire to be happy, healthy and balanced, these courses can be a conduit to starting your own business, gaining employment in an established practice or for getting knowledge that you can use personally, for your own interest.
Take your love of caring for the human body into a structured learning pathway that can provide you with a fulfilling and interesting career, or gain insights into therapies and programs that you’ve always wanted to explore.
* 4102.0 - Australian Social Trends, 2008, COMPLEMENTARY THERAPIES abstract
Natural Therapies Courses
Open Colleges' Introduction to Natural Therapies Certificate is highly recommended for students seeking an overview of natural therapies practices, either for personal interest or prior to undertaking more specialised studies.