What is the Traditional Herbalist Diploma program?

The Traditional Herbalist Diploma is the next program after our Practical Herbalist program. The program continues to build on the foundational teachings from prerequisite courses while engaging the student at a deeper level with alternative health modalities. Wildcrafting and Botany offers an experiential element to their learning, where the teaching to interact with plants and create medicines will become a valuable asset.The inclusion of Traditional Chinese Medicine and Traditional Ayurvedic Medicine will give the student a worldly and well-rounded understanding of different alternative medicines.

This program is for students wishing to continue to progress into a career as a Herbalist or if you are seeking a enlightened and cultured view of alternative medicine.

What can I do with my Traditional Herbalist Diploma?

As a Traditional Herbalist students can choose to continue with their studies with the Master Herbalist program or use their learning within their community.  Maybe you will begin to practice wildcrafting and foraging in your local area or share your knowledge through work in a supplement store, yoga studio or local business.

How long does the program take?

Your program has a 3-year completion date however it is possible to complete the program in a 1-year time frame.  However, we understand life can get busy sometimes and offer program extensions for our students with a $100 extension fee per program or $50 per course.

Do I need to attend full time?

Our courses at Wild Rose College of Natural Healing were created so the most casual or serious learner can take part. Our timelines and delivery ensure our students will be able to participate in our in-depth teachings while working or maintaining their other commitments.

All courses can be completed online and at your own pace.

What are the requirements to begin a Wild Rose College Diploma program?

Prerequisites: The Practical Herbalist Diploma

It is recommended that students hold a high school diploma if they intend to undertake the Traditional Herbalist program. Basic English competency is expected.

Does previous education count?

The College recognizes University and College level science courses for transfer credit, To inquire further about transfers or to see if your previous education is eligible please contact administration. Credits will be approved on a case by case basis.

Note: You will need to provide a transcript and/or proof of completion to receive credit.

How much does it cost?

Costs will vary depending on the delivery options you choose.  To view our program prices and payment options click here:

When can I start?

You can start right now! To begin choose your payment program and initial course and once paid you will immediately receive your course material and access to your courses.

What Courses are required?

Click here to see the Diploma Program Requirements.

Where can I find course descriptions?

Click here to view courses and course descriptions.

Still have a question?

Contact our administration team for guidance in choosing your learning path!