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SHB50115 - Diploma of Beauty Therapy

Take your beauty skills to the next level with a Diploma of Beauty Therapy, an advanced course that can help you progress your career in the beauty industry and become a professional beauty therapist.

DOMESTIC
STUDY MODES

Mixed Mode, RPL/RCC/Credit

DURATION

This program is typically delivered over an 18 month period, however as it is competency based, it may be possible for learners to complete their training sooner if they have reached the required skill level. - New students: three days per week, two weeks per month over 18 months. Continuing students: two days per week, two weeks per month over 12 months, depending on units required to complete.  - This course is delivered at the Mackay City Campus: - New students: One week per month over 18 months. - Continuing students: One week per month over 12 months depending on units required to complete.

AVAILABILITY

Gladstone City, Mackay City, Rockhampton City

FULL COURSE COST

$15,900 (2019)

SUBSIDISED COURSE COST

$10,342 (2019)

SUBSIDISED CONCESSION COST

$10,342 (2019)

UNITS/CREDITS

25 units

JOB PROSPECTS

After completion of this course individuals can be employed as Beauty Therapists including treatments such as facial treatments, body massage, hair removal, lash and brow treatments, nail and make-up services. This includes consultation with clients to provide beauty advice, recommend beauty treatments and services, and sell retail skin-care and cosmetic products. A beauty therapist must be able to create and build a client base, encourage repeat custom through consistent re-booking of clients and provide knowledgeable advice in regards to products and services.

This qualification is for someone who is highly motivated, can work independently, and deliver a range of high quality treatments in diverse settings. The role of a beauty therapists is to provide a broad range of beauty therapy treatments and services including facial treatments, body massage and treatments, hair removal, lash and brow treatments, nail and make-up services. This includes consultation with clients to provide beauty advice, recommend beauty treatments and services, and sell retail skin-care and cosmetic products. Their work involves the self-directed application of knowledge and skills with substantial depth in some areas where judgement and initiative is required in planning and selecting appropriate equipment, services and techniques. Work is typically conducted in beauty salons and spas.

A beauty therapist must be able to create and build a client base, encourage repeat custom through consistent re-booking of clients and provide knowledgeable advice in regards to products and services. 

Rockhampton City Course Structure

Study Modes: Mixed Mode, RPL/RCC/Credit
Duration:

This program is typically delivered over an 18 month period, however as it is competency based, it may be possible for learners to complete their training sooner if they have reached the required skill level.

Core
SHBBBOS002Provide body massages
SHBBBOS003Provide body treatments
SHBBHRS001Provide waxing services
SHBXWHS001Apply safe hygiene, health and work practices
SHBXIND001Comply with organisational requirements within a personal services environment
SHBXCCS002Provide salon services to clients
SHBBFAS002Provide facial treatments and skin care recommendations
SHBBFAS003Provide specialised facial treatments
SHBBNLS001Provide manicure and pedicare services
SHBBMUP002Design and apply make-up
SHBBRES001Research and apply beauty industry information
SHBBFAS001Provide lash and brow services
SHBXCCS001Conduct salon financial transactions
Elective
SHBBSPA003Provide stone therapy massages
SHBBCCS002Prepare personalised aromatic plant oil blends for beauty treatments
SHBBBOS004Provide aromatherapy massages
SHBBSPA004Provide Indian head massages for relaxation
SHBBINF001Maintain infection control standards
SHBBHRS002Provide female intimate waxing services
SHBBCCS001Advise on beauty products and services
SHBBBOS005Use reflexology relaxation techniques in beauty treatments
SHBBSKS005Provide micro-dermabrasion treatments
SHBBMUP003Design and apply make-up for photography
SHBBBOS001Apply cosmetic tanning products
SHBBMUP004Design and apply remedial camouflage make-up

Gladstone City Course Structure

Study Modes: Mixed Mode, RPL/RCC/Credit
Duration:

New students: three days per week, two weeks per month over 18 months. 

Continuing students: two days per week, two weeks per month over 12 months, depending on units required to complete. 



Core
SHBBBOS003Provide body treatments
SHBBBOS002Provide body massages
SHBXWHS001Apply safe hygiene, health and work practices
SHBBHRS001Provide waxing services
SHBXIND001Comply with organisational requirements within a personal services environment
SHBXCCS002Provide salon services to clients
SHBBNLS001Provide manicure and pedicare services
SHBBFAS003Provide specialised facial treatments
SHBBFAS002Provide facial treatments and skin care recommendations
SHBBRES001Research and apply beauty industry information
SHBXCCS001Conduct salon financial transactions
SHBBFAS001Provide lash and brow services
SHBBMUP002Design and apply make-up
Elective
SHBBSPA004Provide Indian head massages for relaxation
SHBBBOS004Provide aromatherapy massages
SHBBCCS002Prepare personalised aromatic plant oil blends for beauty treatments
SHBBSPA003Provide stone therapy massages
SHBBINF001Maintain infection control standards
SHBBSKS005Provide micro-dermabrasion treatments
SHBBHRS002Provide female intimate waxing services
SHBBCCS001Advise on beauty products and services
SHBBBOS005Use reflexology relaxation techniques in beauty treatments
SHBBMUP004Design and apply remedial camouflage make-up
SHBBMUP003Design and apply make-up for photography
SHBBBOS001Apply cosmetic tanning products

Mackay City Course Structure

Study Modes: Mixed Mode, RPL/RCC/Credit
Duration:

This course is delivered at the Mackay City Campus:

- New students: One week per month over 18 months. 

- Continuing students: One week per month over 12 months depending on units required to complete.


Core
SHBBBOS002Provide body massages
SHBBBOS003Provide body treatments
SHBBHRS001Provide waxing services
SHBXIND001Comply with organisational requirements within a personal services environment
SHBXWHS001Apply safe hygiene, health and work practices
SHBBNLS001Provide manicure and pedicare services
SHBBFAS003Provide specialised facial treatments
SHBBFAS002Provide facial treatments and skin care recommendations
SHBXCCS002Provide salon services to clients
SHBBMUP002Design and apply make-up
SHBXCCS001Conduct salon financial transactions
SHBBFAS001Provide lash and brow services
SHBBRES001Research and apply beauty industry information
Elective
SHBBCCS002Prepare personalised aromatic plant oil blends for beauty treatments
SHBBBOS004Provide aromatherapy massages
SHBBSPA004Provide Indian head massages for relaxation
SHBBSPA003Provide stone therapy massages
SHBBINF001Maintain infection control standards
SHBBSKS005Provide micro-dermabrasion treatments
SHBBBOS005Use reflexology relaxation techniques in beauty treatments
SHBBCCS001Advise on beauty products and services
SHBBHRS002Provide female intimate waxing services
SHBBMUP003Design and apply make-up for photography
SHBBMUP004Design and apply remedial camouflage make-up
SHBBBOS001Apply cosmetic tanning products

Standard Course Structure

2019 FebruaryGladstone City, Rockhampton City
2019 JuneGladstone City, Mackay City, Rockhampton City
2019 JanuaryMackay City
No information available at this time.
No information available at this time.

There are no entry requirements for this course, however, completion of another Beauty qualification would be advantageous.

  1. Students will receive a Result of Assessment within 21 days of completion of each unit/module or within 21 days of the ‘close of study’ date.
  2. Students who successfully complete all required units/modules will receive their qualification and an Academic Statement itemising all units/modules successfully completed.
  3. Following receipt of written advice from the student (or teacher) that the student does not intend to complete the full course, the student will be issued with a Statement of Attainment listing all units/modules successfully completed.
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Fee for service$15,900 (2019)
Subsidised full fee$10,342 (2019)
Subsidised concession fee$10,342 (2019)
Fee for service per unit$636 (2019)
Fee for service (International)N/A
Fee for service per unit (International)N/A
Subsidised full fee per unit$414 (2019)
Subsidised concession fee per unit$414 (2019)

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