Receive Up To 113 Hours Of Continuing Education Credit
This part of the home study program is intended to thoroughly educate students in the fundamentals of practicing Chinese Herbology. No previous knowledge of herbs or Chinese medicine is required. Students who successfully complete this program will have the capability to begin treating a wide range of common health conditions. After taking all courses and accurately completing a self-administered review exam, students will receive an ICH Certificate of Completion for the Comprehensive Herbalist Training Program.
All Home Study Courses are available in CD (standard) and MP3 (digital download) format. Course materials also include a coordinated set of notes, study guides and exercises. Three classes include herb samples. The Comprehensive Herbalist Training Program consists of approximately 125 hrs of audio. Most students take between 6 to 9 months to complete all three sections.
While the Institute does not offer financial assistance with its programs, we do offer different payment options for your convenience. Purchase individual courses and pay as you study, or choose from different purchase options to receive discounts on ICH courses. We accept all major credit cards, PayPal and also PayPal Payment Plan.
All Courses are available on audio CD's or MP3 files. Each course in our Comprehensive Herbalist Training Program (except Clinical Case Studies) has been approved for CEUs/PDAs by the:
- California State Acupuncture Board (CEUs): Provider number CE Provider #357
- National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM) PDAs: Provider #069
Certificates are issued after satisfactory completion of the quiz for each course. Students who elect to complete all courses in Program One will also receive an ICH Certificate of Completion for the Comprehensive Herbalist Training Program.