Membership Categories

The CFA offers a number of membership categories to suit your needs

Professional Aromatherapist (CAHP ®) Member (Voting) ($140)

Professional Membership shall consist of those members of the Corporation who are practicing aromatherapists in Canada, who have met CFA requirements, and who are entitled to use the CAHP® designation. A Professional Member must hold professional liability insurance and must follow the CFA Code of Ethics and Standards of Practice. Each Professional Membership is entitled to one (1) vote at any meeting of members. Learn more.

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Non Practicing Professional Member (Voting) ($140)

Non-Practicing Professional Membership shall consist of those members of the Corporation who are aromatherapists, who have met CFA requirements, and who are entitled to use the CAHP® designation, but are not practicing aromatherapy and are not carrying liability insurance. A Non-Practicing Professional Member must follow the CFA Code of Ethics and Standards of Practice. Each Non-Practicing Professional Membership is entitled to one (1) vote at any meeting of members. Learn more.

International Professional (CAHP ®) Member (Non Voting) ($140)

International Membership shall consist of those members of the Corporation who are practicing aromatherapists in their country of origin (other than Canada), who have met CFA requirements, and who are entitled to use the CAHP® designation. An International Member must hold professional liability insurance in accordance with the requirements of the jurisdiction of their aromatherapy practice and must follow the CFA Code of Ethics and Standards of Practice. Learn more.

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Student Member (Non Voting) ($25)

Student Membership shall consist of those members of the Corporation who are students enrolled in an aromatherapy course of study from a CFA approved school A Student Membership shall not entitle the member to vote at any meeting of members. Learn more

Business Member

Business Member (Non Voting) ($140)

Business Membership in the Corporation shall be open to businesses or individuals interested in seeking CEU course approval. Learn more

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Affiliate Member (Non Voting) ($140)

Affiliate Membership shall consist of those members of the Corporation who have an interest in aromatherapy but are not certified by the CFA. Learn more

School Member (Voting) 

Professional School Membership shall consist of those members of the Corporation who have met the School Requirements of the CFA and are currently teaching an aromatherapy program, which meets the Core Curriculum guidelines of the CFA. 

A Professional School Member must have held a Professional Membership in the CFA for the previous two (2) years before applying for a Professional School Membership. A Professional School Member must hold professional liability insurance and must follow the CFA Code of Ethics and Standards of Practice. Each Professional School Membership is entitled to one (1) vote at any meeting of members. Learn more.