Testimonials from satisfied graduates are very important to us and over the years we have been fortunate to receive a great deal of positive feedback.

Here is a sampling of some of our Alumni have to say:

With so many students having gone through our programs we have far too many comments to share them all. Here are a few of the comments made our Evaluation Form by Graduates.


  • I can’t say enough about this course and how it has helped me to understand and use this science. It truly gave me an in depth feel for and understanding of Aromatherapy. JHC, Venice, CA.
  • Bev, thanks so much for giving me such a solid foundation on which to build my new career. In addition to the wealth of information, I really appreciated the format. The lessons and information are clear, concise and very thoughtfully laid out. I found it to be more fun than work. WP, Sherwood Park, AB.
  • Excellent. I thought the Anatomy/Physiology was very well done – I have done a lot of study in this area and I was impressed.SB Phd, Victoria, BC.
  • Thank you for all the great support Bev, during the course. I don’t recall even one question of mine, not being answered on our forum and in private correspondence. MVO, Perth, Australia.
  • It was and is a fantastic course in aromatherapy and I would highly recommend it to anyone who wanted to learn about aromatherapy. JHP, Neenah, WI.
  • I feel I’ve obtained a good working knowledge of aromatherapy. It’s given me the confidence I need when dealing with the public.LDM, Oklahoma City, OK.
  • It was an extremely thorough course which I enjoyed very much. I look forward to one day completing Aromatherapy 301 and meeting you, Beverley, in person.  KBF, Port Alberni, BC.
  • I do need to commend Bev for including the “getting your business started” chapter. Too many schools get you through the doors, but lack the full scope of what is actually involved. And “Thank you”, Bev. CS, Ridgeland, Wisconsin.
  • This was a wonderful experience I have learned so much about the body and how essential oils are used I have truly enjoyed the course and would certainly recommend it to anyone wishing to explore the world of aromatherapy. SLP, Cambridge, On.
  • The courses 101 & 201 are very excellent. They are not boring but interesting. It’s a good course for self study. JHP, MD, Seoul, Korea.
  • I checked out a number of different courses before I chose this course. I truly believe this course offers a more vast detail of study, and Bev adds so much more to what the course itself can offer. I can honest say this is the best course I have ever done, and I look forward to learning even more about aromatherpay in the years to come. JLD, Wingham, ON.
  • I found the course very helpful. With so much information to remember, the design of the course helped! Many thanks for this experience! SC, Munich, Germany.
  • This course has given me the confidence to create unique and therapeutic blends. Working with essential oils is an ongoing pleasure and this course has also enabled me to understand the various books on
    aromatherapy with a more informed mind. CL, La Vaine, France.
  • Dear Beverley, I would like you to know that the 101 course notes and workbook are incredibly thorough, detailed, informative, and organized. I love the course and can’t wait to learn more. KA, Vancouver, BC.
  • Very information – I am proud I found West Coast Institute of Aromatherapy. I believe this is money well spent! SV, Ellisville, MS.
  • Each section was laid out in a simple manner. There was a lot of information but it was enjoyable to do. I have such a better understanding of Aromatherapy now. SS, Maple Ridge, BC.
  • I found the course to be exactly what I was looking for – it game the the information I sought as well as more ways to use the oils and use them properly. MH, Stirling, Ont.
  • Thank you Beverley for making yourself available to answer my question. The added information enhanced the home study. Your course is laid out very well and I enjoyed learning from the material you presented in it. SE, Campbell River, BC.
  • Went beyond my expectations! The material is comprehensive and arranged in a logical sequence. This made it easy for me to “pick up where I left off” whenever there was a break in my studies. Can’t wait for 201! JD, North Vancouver, BC.
  • I really enjoyed this course and felt it was very well laid out. Not overwhelming but certainly in depth. DP, Williams Lake, BC.
  • I have been studying almost all my life and I am confident today to say that this course was probably one of my best experiences. RTT, North Burnaby, BC.
  • The course allows you to build your confidence with each blend you experiment with. With each mistake you learn. That’s AWESOME! LAF, Knoxville, Tennessee.
  • Loved doing this – at home, at my own pace. Aromatherapy has always interested me – and I learned so much. Being a nurse, I feel I can help some of my family and friends now. BH, Ft. McMurray, Alberta.
  • It is worth every cent I invested. Really glad I decided to go all the way. Beverley is a very patient & empathetic teacher. makes a difference when you need to get motivated. She’s always available to answer all questions & she does it very promptly! S.Y, Singapore.
  • Once I started the course, I found it difficult to take breaks! I really enjoyed it and I appreciated your quick email response. B.B.C, Hutchinson, KS.
  • I really enjoyed this although I expected to regret not having others to do it with, I found it easy to understand, interesting and it left me with no time to worry about not having company to do it with – I didn’t need them! S. H. Oranjemund, Namibia.
  • Excellent course – information is laid out in a way that makes it easy to understand and learn. B.N. Carseland, AB.
  • Overall an excellent course, Bev! Can”t wait to start 201, now! R.S., Edmonton, Alberta.
  • It was great to know Bev was always there to help, you just get this feeling of comfort from WCIA. D.S-K., Hollywood, Florida.
  • I checked out a number of different courses before I chose this course. I truly believe this course offers a more vast detail of study, and Bev adds so much more to what the course itself can offer. I can honestly say this is the best course I have ever done, and I look forward to learning even more about aromatherapy in the years to come.  J.D. Wingham, Ontario.
  • Thanks Bev. I was pleasantly surprised by how much I learned! K.B. Maple Ridge, B.C.
  • I enjoyed the course and felt it was very helpful in familiarizing myself and experimenting with the oils. The exam was good as it tied it all together & found that I remembered more than I thought. M.M., Slocan, B.C.
  • The exercises from the workbook helped to better familiarize me with the oils. I was able to better retain things because of the hands on experience of the exercises. I loved the bulletin boards and that I could contact you whenever I needed to. I very much enjoyed the course. DJ, North Delta, BC.
  • I thoroughly enjoyed the course, it took me a long time to complete as I was constantly distracted from overseas visitors who came and stayed, however I found it easy to pick up and continue with the course as I was able to. It was very informative and a joy to read and study. Thank you so much Bev. MW, Alberta, Lethbridge, Alberta.
  • I found the Aromatherapy 101 to be a very pleasurable experience. I increased my knowledge of essential oils and aromatherapy, and I”m sure I will continue to go back to the course material for reference purposes often. I would recommend this course to anyone who desired to learn about aromatherapy. S.M., Arlington, Texas.
  • When I was selecting a school – your website spoke volumes about you – your organizational and teaching skills – and they certainly proved out in the excellent course structure and content. D.R. Princeton, NY.
  • Exercises were fun – blending and experimenting and seeing results fantastic! K.F. Calgary, Alberta.
  • Bev, I truly loved the course and can”t wait to begin 201. I also like the e-group and I love the quote of the day. Thank You! S.W. Maple Ridge, B.C. 
  • I loved this course and the book is going to become like a “bible” to me! MJH, Whitehorse, Yukon.
  • Years of valuable research of aromatherapy information have been brought together in Aromatherapy 201 and what a delightful journey it has been for me. Thank you!  LFN, Edmonton, AB.
  • This was one of the best courses I have ever taken. MZ, Calgary, AB.
  • You included more information, helpful in profiling each EO than any other book I’ve ever read. It gives so much more knowledge in being safe and creative, and effective in using the oils. MBBB, Benson, AZ.
  • I enjoyed the whole course, it is very well rounded, and lots of exercises to keep your mind busy and thinking. It’s very practical – I don’t think anything is left out. CS, Ridgeland, WI.