Largest Provider in Australia

Established in 1988, the IKON Institute has been helping people help others for over 25 years. Today we are the largest provider of Art Therapy training in Australia and a leading provider of humanistic and therapeutic training. We are committed to providing you with the very best education available in the transpersonal field and supporting your discovery into new pathways to healing and wellbeing.

Hear from IKON’s CEO about the IKON difference and what you will get from studying with IKON.  More Info

Government Accredited

We work hard to provide our students with unsurpassed levels of education and service. Our courses are nationally recognised and accredited which means they have been found to meet the stringent education quality standards set by the government.  Our RTO code is 40263.


Specialist Trainers

IKON’s teaching staff come from diverse backgrounds and have years of current, professional experience. All of our trainers are currently working in the field that they teach, ensuring the examples they share are relevant to the current industry.

At IKON our commitment to deliver you the highest level of skills extends into assuring you have the very best trainer that specialise in the particular modules you study. With a team that includes more than 30 trainers, you can be sure to tap into the experience of many specialised teaching therapists and their various teaching methods.


Connect With Like-Minded Individuals

IKON courses are conducted in a workshop style environment allowing you to express yourself in an open forum of like- minded people. You will be exposed to a broad range of contrasting theories and therapeutic modalities that will enable you to select the appropriate techniques and methods for your clients.

A Rewarding Career

Imagine working in an industry, which is exciting, rewarding and growing. Over the years the IKON Institute of Australia has successfully helped thousands of people like you find their new vocation or supplement their skills to open up additional opportunities in their existing field. IKON graduates can be found working in private practice, or in specialist roles within Aged Care, Hospitals, Schools, Community Services or General Health Services. The opportunities are endless.

More Opportunities for you

IKON’s strong relationships within industry and community services ensures the course material is reflective of current industry needs. It also means we are often the first to hear of placement and graduate opportunities.