diploma of
beauty therapy

Course Cost: $10,000 Study Options: FULL TIME, PART TIME (DAY OR NIGHT)

Diploma of Beauty Therapy (SHB50115)

For only $10k Everything is included in this very competitive price on a 15 Month plan.

We are a bespoke academy running very small, intimate classes of the highest quality. Please consider visiting us for a chat one on one with our educator to see how she can help you achieve your goals.

The Diploma of Beauty Therapy course has been designed as a high level qualification for those wishing to operate as a beauty therapist, employing staff and managing a beauty salon. The course allows students to learn the latest beauty industry techniques. It combines theory and practice on all aspects of beauty therapy, including specialised spa treatments and cutting edge beauty therapy skills. Graduates from this course emerge confident and knowledgable about the beauty industry, with plenty of real-world salon experience.

Career Opportunities

Successful graduates from the Diploma of Beauty Therapy course have many attractive career options. Possibilities include: Owning, operating or managing a beauty salon; working at a day spa or health retreat; working internationally as a beauty therapist; working as a sales representative or area manager; and working in product development training.

Course Duration and Study Options

Full time: 12 months (2 days per week 9-5pm)
Part time: 18 months (1 day per week 9-5pm or 2 nights per week 6-9pm)

Students break for the scheduled public school holidays.

Course Materials

All learning materials and resources are provided.

Entry Requirements

There are no general entry requirements for this qualification, and you may enrol in this course at any time and begin studying shortly after enrolment.

Course Units, Electives and Specialisations

This beauty qualification consists of twenty-five (25) units of competency. These units have been selected in consultation with industry and in accordance with the Training Packaging Rules of this qualification.

Special Interest Subjects

Note that all units can be purchased individually as special interest subjects. However, some units may require the completion of prerequisites.

Dermaviduals – Where Science Meets Beauty

Diploma students gain their practical experience using Demaviduals, a customised dermatological skin care solution that has been designed to optimally maintain the natural skin barrier and prevent the premature ageing process that is free of emulsifiers, preservatives, fragrances, mineral oils, silicones, dyes and amines. Students also graduate with a certificate in Corneotherapy.

Course Units

SHBBBOS002 Provide body massages
SHBBBOS003 Provide body treatments
SHBBFAS001 Provide lash and brow services
SHBBFAS002 Provide facial treatments and skin care recommendations
SHBBFAS003 Provide specialised facial treatments
SHBBHRS001 Provide waxing services
SHBBMUP002 Design and apply make-up
SHBBNLS001 Provide manicure and pedicare services
SHBBRES001 Research and apply beauty industry information
SHBXCCS001 Conduct salon financial transactions
SHBXCCS002 Provide salon services to clients
SHBXIND001 Comply with organisational requirements within a personal services environment
SHBXWHS001 Apply safe hygiene, health and work practices
SHBBBOS005 Use reflexology relaxation techniques in beauty treatments
SHBBBOS004 Provide aromatherapy massages
SHBBCCS002 Prepare personalised aromatic plant oil blends for beauty treatments
SHBBSPA003 Provide stone therapy massages
SHBBSPA004 Provide Indian head massages for relaxation
SHBBBOS006 Provide superficial lymph massage treatments
SHBBHRS002 Provide female intimate waxing services
SHBBMUP004 Design and apply remedial camouflage make-up
SHBBSKS005 Provide micro-dermabrasion treatments
SHBBINF001 Maintain infection control standards
SHBBCCS001 Advise on beauty products and services
SHBBBOS001 Apply cosmetic tanning products

Start Dates

2017 Part Time: 10th July, 7th August, 9th October, 6th November
2017 Full Time: 10th July, 7th August, 9th October, 6th November
2018 Part Time: 22nd January
2018 Full Time: 22nd January


Part Time: 24th July 2017 (Mondays 9am - 3pm)
Full Time: 24th July 2017 (Mondays and Tuesdays 9am - 5pm)
2018 Full Time: 22nd January
2018 Part Time: 22nd January


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