Diploma of Beauty Therapy (SHB50115)
Make people look good and feel better
If you enjoy helping others to make themselves look and feel their best, this is the qualification for you. There are two methods of studying our beauty therapy courses: either on campus or through blended learning. Either way, the practical classes are delivered in a simulated beauty salon environment.
Beauty Therapy course Face to Face on-campus learning option
You will be taught skills to provide a wide range of treatments for the face and body including facials, beauty makeovers, manicures, pedicures, spray tanning, lash and brow treatments, selling retail skin care, and hair removal. You will also be taught how to run a successful salon and how to order products and manage staff. The course also explores the science behind the beauty treatments and why therapies are so successful. All your practical experience will be undertaken on campus. Duration: 12 months.
Beauty Therapy course Blended learning option
With the Diploma of Beauty Therapy (SHB50115) blended learning option, the theory will be learned online and the workshop training will give you practical experience. You will be expected to attend four days’ training each month in either Adelaide, Perth, Sydney or Brisbane. With our beauty course online you will learn similar skills to those students studying on campus. See below for the course content.
What are your career options?
Both beauty courses pave the way for some career exciting paths. There are always plenty of jobs for qualified beauty therapists, whether you plan to set up in your own business or join an established salon. Career opportunities include working in a salon, beauty clinic, hospital, health spa or within a beauty studio on a cruise ship.
Student entry requirements
TrainSmart Australia will assess a student’s ‘academic suitability’ to ensure the student has the best chance of success. This is determined by either:
- The student providing TrainSmart Australia with a copy of an Australian year 12 certificate; or,
- The student providing TrainSmart Australia with a copy of a Certificate IV qualification (or above) or,
- The student completing the Core Skills Profile for Adults online assessment passing at or above Exit Level 3 in the Australian Core Skills Framework in both reading and numeracy.
Cost of this course
The maximum tuition fee for this beauty course is $11,400. Your fee payment options are:
- 24-month interest-free payment plan. No deposit, no interest to pay for 24 months.
- VET Study Loan – Australian Government income contingent loan which allows you to study now and pay later.
- NSW Smart and Skilled funding available.
VET Student Loan is available
VET Student Loan is an Australian Government loan program available to Australian citizens. For this beauty course, you can borrow a $10,000 VET Student Loan which you will pay back once you are earning above a certain threshold.
Diploma of Beauty Therapy (SHB50115) ‘Face to Face’ and ‘Blended’ learning options
|SHBXWHS001||Apply safe hygiene, health and work practices|
|SHBBINF001||Maintain infection control standards|
|SHBBNLS001||Provide manicure and pedicare services|
|SHBBBOS005||Use reflexology relaxation techniques in beauty treatments|
|SHBBNLS004||Apply nail art|
|SHBXCCS001||Conduct salon financial transactions|
|SHBXIND002||Communicate as part of a salon team|
|SHBXCCS002||Provide salon services to clients|
|SHBBFAS001||Provide lash and brow services|
|SHBBHRS001||Provide waxing services|
|SHBBRES001||Research and apply beauty industry information|
|SHBBCCS001||Advise on beauty products and services|
|SHBBFAS002||Provide facial treatments and skin care recommendations|
|SHBBFAS003||Provide specialised facial treatments|
|BSBSUS201||Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices|
|SHBBBOS001||Apply cosmetic tanning products|
|SHBBMUP002||Design and apply make-up|
|SHBBMUP004||Design and apply remedial camouflage make-up|
|SHBXIND001||Comply with organisational requirements within a personal services environment|
|SHBBBOS002||Provide body massages|
|SHBBBOS003||Provide body treatments|
|SHBBSPA004||Provide Indian head massages for relaxation|
|SHBBSPA003||Provide stone therapy massages|
|SHBBBOS004||Provide aromatherapy massages|
|SHBBCCS002||Prepare personalised aromatic plant oil blends for beauty treatments|
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