ACNT Australasian College of Natural Therapies (Think Education)

Australasian College of Natural Therapies (ACNT) is one of the world’s largest colleges of natural medicine and beauty therapy.


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Australasian College of Natural Therapies (ACNT) is one of the worldâ??s largest colleges of natural medicine and beauty therapy. Situated in the centre of Sydney, Australia, the College has a reputation worldwide for outstanding academic performance, facilities and the high quality of graduates.

ACNT offers over 80 natural therapy and natural beauty therapy courses including naturopathy, herbal medicine, massage therapy, integrated body therapies, sports, spa therapy, nutrition, aromatherapy, reflexology, and many more. As winners of the 2003 NSW Small Training Provider of the Year and finalists for the 2004 NSW Small Training Provider of the Year, ACNT has been recognised by employers, industry and government as being at the forefront of natural therapies and beauty therapy education.

ACNT courses are recognised by major associations in Australia, the UK, Europe and the US. Both on-campus programmes and distance education programmes are offered. ACNT is host to hundreds of international students, form countries as diverse as Canada, the USA, the UK, Japan, South Africa, Thailand, Indonesia, Israel, New Zealand, Germany, Italy, The Netherlands and Singapore.

The pathways to university degrees established at ACNT are the culmination of years of curriculum development and negotiation with two recognised, well regarded universities â?? the University of New England and Charles Sturt University. These universities offer degree programmes to ACNT students that are recognised throughout Australia, at other public universities and most other universities and colleges worldwide.

ACNT consists of two buildings, both located within easy walking distance of Sydneyâ??s Central Station, the transport hub of NSW. Our eight storey main building on Foveaux Street in Surry Hills houses our lecture and practical rooms including a state of the art Vichy Spa as well as the Collegeâ??s administration. In addition to our first class educational facilities, the amenities provided include two common rooms, a library with high speed internet access computers (provided free of charge to ACNT students). ACNT has its very own delicious café, â??Nourishâ?? where students can indulge in a tasty variety of hot and cold food and drinks. ACNT also has a professional counsellor available to students in confidence.

ACNT believes that graduating students should be provided with thorough clinical training in order to prepare them for their future professional life. To this end, all students enrolled in professional courses are required to complete their clinical hours at the Collegeâ??s student clinics.

ACNTâ??s students clinic in Glebe is housed in a beautiful federation mansion, centrally located in Glebeâ??s trendy café belt. Students at the clinic treat patients using therapies such as Remedial Massage, Aromatherapy, Naturopathy, Nutrition, Homeopathy, Herbal Medicine, Iridology, Reflexology and Natural Beauty Therapy under the supervision of qualified clinical supervisors who are specialists in their
field. These treatments are offered at reduced rates.

ACNT also has a Natural Beauty Clinic based at the College campus in Surry Hills. A wide range of beauty and spa treatments are on offer including facials, tinting, waxing, body wraps, Vichy spa treatments and are performed by fully supervised students.