Application Process

Application Process


Langara College welcomes your application for admission. Please read the following information carefully before completing the application. 

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The Program

This 9 month, part-time Holistic Aromatherapy Practitioner certificate program prepares students to practice Aromatherapy in a clinic, private business, or home care setting. Taught by industry professionals, the program provides an intensive understanding and practical use of essential oils, and offers the student both the fundamentals and advanced therapeutic techniques to practice aromatherapy in a safe and effective manner.

Entry Requirements

Successful completion of a B.C. English requirement: English Studies 12; Grade 12 English; or Communications 12. *See English proficiency equivalents.

Application Fee

All Students: $40 CAD non-refundable and nontransferable application fee.

Program Fee

All three courses must be registered and paid for at the same time. Total program and material fees are $3303 and are due at time of acceptance into the program. A 5% discount on the program fee is available if application is received on or before August 10 of the same program year (early bird fee: $3153).


Applicants must submit official educational documents to support program application. If the transcripts are originally in a language other than English, an official exact English translation must be submitted in addition to the original transcript.

Application Deadline:

August 25 of current program year. Please note that this program may fill up in advance of the application deadline. Late applications are placed on a waitlist and will only be processed if seats become available.

Application & Acceptance Process

Applications are processed on a first-come, first served basis. Applications are accepted as early as 6 months prior to the start date of the program. Early application is strongly recommended to guarantee a spot in the program. Please allow approximately 10 business days for processing of your application and application fee  upon acceptance to the program, student’s full program fees will be collected. A receipt of payment will be sent via Canada Post. Please note that students admitted to this program are not members of the Langara Students’ Union.

*English Proficiency Equivalency 

If student does not have the Grade 12 English requirements, applicant must demonstrate English language proficiency with one of the following:

  • TOEFL (Internet-based) with a total score of 90 or higher and a minimum of 22 in Listening, 22 in Reading, 21 in Speaking, and 21 in Writing 
  • IELTS 6.5 with no band less than 6.0
  • CAEL 70 overall with essay 60 
  • LPI (Language Proficiency Index) Level 4, essay 24
  • Successful completion of LEAP Level 8
  • Langara English Language Test (LET):

Submit Applications

Apply now: Please submit your your completed application to: or in person to the CS Registration office at Langara College Continuing Studies, 100 West 49th Ave, Vancouver, BC V5Y 2Z6 Canada 

Additional information:

Karen Ramsden, Program Coordinator,, 604.323.5926