The International Perfume Academy

The International Perfume Academy (TIPA) was started by Orchadia in August 2013, providing professional, expert, quality training and development material for people and companies interested in perfume and smell.

TIPA offer a growing list of Distance Learning courses which are designed to develop knowledge and skills in three core areas:

  • Olfaction - the sense of smell, how it relates to our daily lives, understanding perfume
  • Technical skills - including fragrance stability and legislation
  • Practical skills - perfume compounding, perfume assessment, scented product development

Quotes from past TIPA students

"The scope of the information presented in the course was much more than I expected. I had (still have) excellent support from Penny, and I have been very happy all the way through my study." Quote from student on the Advanced Perfume Training Course."

"A great day of learning without realising as it was structured in such an interactive way" quote from participant of the Perfume Business Insight workshop."

For more information about The International Perfume Academy please visit the website