Getting the know-how and expertise you need to become a qualified and successful beauty therapist can mean you can transform your hobby into a rewarding career. It all starts with getting the right qualification.
Working as a beauty therapist in Australia is an excellent career option, with the Australian Government predicting “very strong” job growth for beauty therapists over the next 5 years.
Online beauty therapy courses
Around half of all beauty therapists in Australia have a diploma in beauty therapy – a valuable qualification to provide you with the foundational knowledge and skills you need to become a successful beauty therapist.
TrainSmart Australia offers a SHB50115 Diploma of Beauty Therapy that can be studied either completely on-campus, or flexibly through blended learning. With the blending learning option, you’ll be able to study beauty course online – when and where it suits you – and attend workshop training 4 days a month to give you the valuable practical experience you need. This option lets you study to become a qualified beauty therapist without having to quit your job or give up your other commitments.
The course covers the essential training you need, including:
• Designing and applying make-up
• Providing salon services to clients
• How to advise on beauty products and services
• Applying safe hygiene, health and work practices
• Communication as part of a salon team
Paying for your online beauty therapy course
TrainSmart Australia’s Diploma of Beauty Therapy online course is VET Student Loan-approved, meaning you can study now and pay later.
If you’re eligible for a VET Student Loan, the Australian Government can cover your course fees upfront, and you’ll only need to pay back the loan once your income is over the compulsory repayment threshold set by the government each year.
This gives you the financial freedom to pursue your career ambitions as a qualified beauty therapist without struggling to meet your day-to-day living expenses.
42 things beauty therapists know to be true
As beauty therapists, we know there are some universal truths that come with the job, and we couldn’t help but laugh in agreement when we came across Cosmopolitan’s list of 42 things beauty therapists know to be true.
But despite the odd requests from some clients, beauty therapy is a career that lets you do something you’re passionate about (and be entertained in some cases!).
Get started and apply now
You can contact TrainSmart Australia’s student advisors for more information about the course and easily apply online.