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Overview of the NPA Business Certification Program

Welcome to the Natural Perfume Academy Business Certification Program

Since 2008, the Natural Perfume Academy (NPA) has been dedicated to advancing the art and science of natural perfumery. Our Business Certification Program represents a significant milestone in our mission to promote excellence and sustainability in this unique field.

Program Objectives:

  1. Equip members with the necessary skills and knowledge to excel in the natural perfumery industry.
  2. Foster ethical and sustainable practices across all levels of production and supply.
  3. Support continuous professional development through advanced educational resources.

Why Choose NPA Certification?

  • Reputation: Over 15 years of experience in educating and nurturing natural perfumers.
  • Expertise: Our instructors bring over 30 years of combined industry experience.
  • Accreditation: Certified by the Continuing Professional Development (CPD) service, ensuring high standards of education.

Membership Benefits:

  • Free advertising in the NPA Press and other online resources.
  • Access to exclusive member-only podcasts and video lectures.
  • Certification of one natural perfumes included in membership fees (not available at sale prices)
  • Regular updates on international laws affecting natural perfumery.

For more information or to enroll, please contact info@npacertification.com

Certification Costs

For Non-NPA Graduates: the NPA Business Certification Program is currently on special offer of €150.00. This includes the cost of the certificate and license for one year from date of course completion.

For NPA Graduates: NPA Business Lifetime Business Accreditation is included in the Diploma Certificate. 

Additional Costs: The  additional “specific perfume” certification fees are primarily allocated to cover the expertise of the “nose” who certifies the products, as well as the printing of any required certificates. This fee is payable to all applicants in the specific perfume category, however NPA – Graduates may submit their finals for free “specific perfume” certification. 

Yearly Business Licensing Fee: A small administrative fee is paid to the Natural Perfume Academy (NPA) for the use of the NPA logo on products or websites. The fee structure is based on the number of products to be certified, the nature of the business, and the business’s turnover. Fees are payable yearly or bi-yearly. Any fee increases will be minimal and only to cover rising costs, ensuring affordability. We understand the financial commitment involved in incorporating logos on marketing materials and packaging. Please note that the NPA reserves the right to refuse any applicant without stating a reason. 

Curriculum & Learning Opportunities