Accreditation by and affiliation with ‘external bodies’ are a great compliment to any school or college. Here you will find a list of ‘independent accrediting bodies’ who approve and accredit our courses in the UK and around the World. Many of their membership packages include referrals to insurance companies for ‘Practitioner Liability Insurance.’

IICT – The International Institute for Complementary Therapists


The School of Natural Health Sciences is an ‘Approved Training Provider’ by The International Institute for Complementary Therapies.

The IICT provide professional membership in 26 countries – United Kingdom, Ireland, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Canada, Channel Islands, Denmark, Estonia, France, Germany, Gibraltar, Greece, Iceland, Isle of Man, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Portugal, Spain, Sweden and USA for over 550 Natural Therapies.

Their membership package includes referral to insurance companies for Public Liability Insurance cover, for your work as a therapist.

SNHS Graduates in the UK and Ireland may apply for membership here: www.iict.co.uk

International SNHS Graduates may apply for membership here: www.iict.com.au

Visit the IICT International website: http://www.iict.com.au/

IICT Certificate
SNHS IICT Silver Ambassador

ICHM – The International College of Holistic Medicine

All of the courses offered by The School of Natural Health Sciences (SNHS) are accredited by the I.C.H.M. Membership of The International College of Holistic Medicine is open to all SNHS Graduates.
Their membership package includes referral to insurance companies for Public Liability Insurance cover, for your work as a therapist. Members may use the additional letters M.I.C.H.M. after their name.
The S.N.H.S. is a member of the International College Of Holistic Medicine. This means that the Diplomas we issue are ACCREDITED by the I.C.H.M., entitling you to work as a therapist. Your Diploma will clearly show this accreditation.
Visit the ICHM website: www.intchm.net

International College of Holistic Medicine

AADP – The American Association of Drugless Practitioners

All our courses are accredited by the A.A.D.P. International Graduates may also apply for membership of the A.A.D.P. Approved Courses since May 2007.
“The American Association of Drugless Practitioners Certification & Accreditation Board has granted The School of Natural Health Sciences full board professional accreditation and certification. Your school’s curriculum fully meets our accreditation board’s educational requirements, and should give your students a thorough knowledge of courses set-forth by the Institute. Graduates of your school will be eligible to apply to be board certified holistic health practitioners through the AADP.”
Visit the AADP website: www.aadp.net

American Association of Drugless Practitioners

Professional Hypnotherapy Practitioners Association

All our Hypnotherapy & Past Life Therapy courses are approved by the PHPA. The Professional Hypnotherapy Practitioner Association was founded in 1998. Steve Armstrong DHP Acc.Hyp (Distinction). took over the Association as the President of the PHPA in 2005 and amongst his advisers are Dr. D. Portner and Faith Waude who is the Managing Director of Hypnotic World Ltd.
Steve has over 25 years experience in helping others to resolve their problems and draws upon his expertise to bring awareness of the benefits of hypnotherapy into public awareness and help to address the many issues that Hypnotherapists encounter. Students on approved courses, such as those run by the School of Natural Health Sciences, may apply for membership of the PHPA.
Visit the PHPA website: http://phpa-online.org

Professional Hypnotherapy Practitioner Association

The Australian Committee of Natural Therapies Inc. (ACONT)

Courses from The School of Natural Health Sciences are further affiliated/accredited by ACONT Inc.
SNHS Graduates may apply for membership to Acont Inc.
“It’s a great pleasure on behalf of Australian Committee of Natural Therapies to welcome the School of Natural Health Sciences in forming an affiliation with this Association.
ACONT INC is a national association representing natural, traditional, bioenergetics and magnetic therapist. ACONT is also a Schedule 1 Association, listed with the Therapeutic Goods Administration, representing qualified natural therapies practitioners of many ingestible modalities.
Your school’s curriculum fully meets our Associations educational requirements and should give your students a thorough knowledge of natural and complementary therapies. Graduates of SNHS will be eligible to apply for membership with our association as ‘Practitioner’.
In addition students graduating with an ingestible modality can apply as ‘Schedule 1 Practitioner’ enabling them to receive a TGA (Therapeutic Goods Administration) certificate to obtain practitioner only products for their clients.
All members of ACONT can apply for Practitioners Insurance within the modality they are working. Visit the ACONT website: www.acont.org.au

Australian Committee of Natural Therapies

British Holistic Medical Association (BHMA)

The BHMA was formed in 1983 with the mission to educate doctors, medical students, allied health professionals and members of the general public in the principles and practice of holistic medicine The BHMA is an open association of mainstream healthcare professionals, CAM Practitioners and members of the public who want to adopt a more holistic approach in their own life and work. Please note that we do not endorse, accredit or recommend individual practitioners or organisations. Professor David Peters is the current Chair of the BHMA, he is Director of Studies at the School of Integrated Health at the University of Westminster. Our graduates may also apply for membership of the BHMA.
Visit the BHMA website: www.bhma.org

British Holistic Medical Association