Become an IFPA Accredited school / CPD centre

Become an IFPA Accredited school

Schools in the UK and Internationally, can offer a Clinical Aromatherapy Training Package accredited by the IFPA that enables your students to qualify at the highest level and practice safely and effectively. Your Students receive ongoing professional support and benefits from the IFPA and can Register with the CNHC, to receive referrals from Healthcare Professionals. Your Students can benefit from IFPA student membership while they study, leading to qualification as a MIFPA, and the use of these coveted letters after their name once qualified.

For full details of what is included, download our information pack here.

The Institute of Traditional Herbal Medicine and Aromatherapy (ITHMA) was established in 1987, and has since trained hundreds of individuals in a comprehensive, dynamic approach to Professional Aromatherapy, Therapeutic Massage, and a range of associated natural therapies.
Gabriel Mojay

ITHMA school

Become an IFPA Accredited CPD centre

Continuing Professional Development (CPD) is a requirement of all Full Members of IFPA.

The IFPA is fully committed to providing high standards of CPD and approves many new CPD Centres from Educators, Businesses and Members who have IFPA Tutor status and above.

You will be able to offer IFPA approved CPD programmes on a specific topic, using the IFPA logo on your Awards. CPD courses are monitored by the IFPA to make sure they continue to meet our educational, safety and quality standards.

All IFPA Approved CPD Centres can:

  • Use the IFPA logo on course documentation and awards
  • Be included in the IFPA list of Approved CPD Centres and find a school database
  • Be listed in the In Essence journal
  • Advertise your courses to IFPA Members on our website, newsletter and social media.

For further information on becoming an IFPA Approved CPD Centre, please download the information pack and contact the office.