Natural Origins Training & Education Research Group members engage in essential oil research for therapeutic purposes.
NOTE Research Group is a faith-based, 508(c)(1)(a) non-profit private association requiring membership application for three levels of membership:
1) Research Assistant, a basic membership providing introductory research opportunities, classes, Research Rewards Points for product discounts, and access to the NOTE Research Library at the cost of $25 Lifetime Membership.
2) Senior Researcher, a membership level open only to those who have completed a CARE Intensive from any CARE Instructor at any time and place in the past. The membership fee for a Lifetime Membership is $50 and enables access to advanced certifications that build upon the CARE training through the Support Ministry for Advanced Raindrop Technique (SMART) program.. Advanced online courses in Essential Oils Chemistry and Quantum Physics, Spiritual Roots and Emotional Release, Advanced Applied VitaFlex, Advanced Raindrop Technique, and Sacred Anointing Oils are accessible by Senior Researchers, which include built-in research opportunities and result in advanced certifications when the researcher member passes the respective onsite exam class (held all over the US) for a $25 fee. This level includes everything in the Level 1 membership as well as product testing opportunities, invitations to exclusive retreats, online directory entries, business marketing and advertising assistance, advanced product release notices, Research Rewards Points membership discounts, and much more.
3) Research Fellow is the Level 3 membership, which includes all the benefits of the first two level memberships in addition to the opportunity to procure a mobile Raindrop franchise (coming in 2019), engage in free customized business training and consulting, serve Advisory Board appointments, publish writings, advertise personal businesses, participate in EO accessory product design, and possibly co-author research studies. The membership fee for this Lifetime Membership level is $200.