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Course Overview

Code:
SHB40121
Course Type:
Accredited course
Mode of Delivery:
On Campus
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Intakes

Course Duration:
18 months
Commencing in:
  • 2024

2024 Intake

Intake Date Campus Attendance Days
15/07/2024 Traralgon Monday, Tuesday, Thursday 9:00am-4:00pm

About this course

Do you dream of working in a day spa or beauty clinic providing relaxing and indulgent beauty treatments for your clients? Well, do we have the course for you!
Taught over 18-month period three days a week, you’ll be guided by our expert beauty therapist teaching staff at our Traralgon campus, who will support you every step of the way in your learning journey.

By successfully completing a Certificate IV in Beauty Therapy you will gain the skills and experience to be able to work within this exciting industry as a beauty therapist.
You’ll learn how to provide a broad range of beauty therapy treatments and services, including facial and specialised facial treatments, body massage, tanning, waxing services, lash and brow treatments, nail and make-up services.
This course will also teach you how to consult with clients in local spas or salons, provide beauty advice and recommend treatments and sell retail skincare and cosmetic products. You could even open your own business!
Take your career even further by studying a Diploma of Beauty Therapy. This course will enhance your employment opportunities and help create even more career possibilities.
This course is also available in a traineeship pathway which requires you to be employed as a trainee beauty therapist in an operational business.

Career Opportunities

Beauty Therapist
Senior Therapist

Opportunities for Further Study

SHB50121 Diploma of Beauty Therapy

Skills or Knowledge gained

Providing a range of beauty services for clients including:
Body Massage.
Full body waxing services and lash and brow tinting/lash lifting.
Manicures and Pedicures including electric filing.
Makeup Application.
Spray Tanning.
Facial Treatments including specialised and microdermabrasion.
Anatomy and Physiology of the Skin and Body
Students will also gain knowledge of the Beauty Industry and Products along with customer service, retail skills and reception skills.

Entry Requirements

Are there specified requirements for entry into the course/qualification?: No

Mandatory entry requirements:

16 years of age.
Applicants are required to have an appropriate level of language, literacy and numeracy skills, which will be evaluated prior to course intake. Pre Training Review and an interview will be required prior to enrolment.

Recommended entry Requirements:

Learners with excellent people and communication skills and a genuine interest in the Beauty Industry.

Limitations to course Entry:

The Certificate IV in Beauty Therapy wouldn't be suited to a learner with low language, literacy and numeracy skills.

Minimum Industry Requirement

Not applicable.

Licensing/Regulatory Requirements

Will this course/qualification or a constituent unit provide a pathway to an industry licence or regulated outcome: No

Qualifications and Recognition - 2024

Upon successful completion of this course students will be eligible to receive the Certificate IV in Beauty Therapy.

Work Placement - 2024

Does this course require placement?: Yes

Students are required to complete at least 38 hours in a Commercial Salon Environment for unit SHBBHRS010 Provide waxing services completing a minimum of 12 Waxing Services and for units SHBBBOS008 Provide body massages and SHBBFAS005 Provide facial treatments and skin care recommendations completing all assessments.

Placement to be arranged by: Student

Course Overview

Code:
SHB40121
Course Type:
Accredited course
Mode of Delivery:
Traineeship
Enquiry

Enquire Online

Provide your details below and we'll be in contact soon!

Intakes

Course Duration:
18 months
Commencing in:
  • 2024

2024 Intake

Intake Date Campus Attendance Days
15/07/2024 Traralgon Monday, Tuesday, Thursday 9:00am-4:00pm

About this course

Taught over an 18-month period, three days a week, you’ll be guided by our expert beauty therapist teaching staff at our Traralgon campus, who will support you every step of the way in your learning journey.

By successfully completing a Certificate IV in Beauty Therapy you will gain the skills and experience to be able to work within this exciting industry as a beauty therapist.
You’ll learn how to provide a broad range of beauty therapy treatments and services, including facial and specialised facial treatments, body massage, tanning, waxing services, lash and brow treatments, nail and make-up services.
This course will also teach you how to consult with clients in local spas or salons, provide beauty advice and recommend treatments and sell retail skincare and cosmetic products. You could even open your own business!
Take your career even further by studying a Diploma of Beauty Therapy. This course will enhance your employment opportunities and help create even more career possibilities.
This course is also available in a traineeship pathway which requires you to be employed as a trainee beauty therapist in an operational business.

Career Opportunities

Beauty Therapist
Senior Therapist

Opportunities for Further Study

SHB50121 Diploma of Beauty Therapy

Skills or Knowledge gained

Providing a range of beauty services for clients including:
Body Massage.
Full body waxing services and lash and brow tinting/lash lifting.
Manicures and Pedicures including electric filing.
Makeup Application.
Spray Tanning.
Facial Treatments including specialised and microdermabrasion.
Anatomy and Physiology of the Skin and Body
Students will also gain knowledge of the Beauty Industry and Products along with customer service, retail skills and reception skills.

Entry Requirements

Are there specified requirements for entry into the course/qualification?: No

Mandatory entry requirements:

16 years of age.
Applicants are required to have an appropriate level of language, literacy and numeracy skills, which will be evaluated prior to course intake. Pre Training Review and an interview will be required prior to enrolment.

Recommended entry Requirements:

Learners with excellent people and communication skills and a genuine interest in the Beauty Industry.

Limitations to course Entry:

The Certificate IV in Beauty Therapy wouldn't be suited to a learner with low language, literacy and numeracy skills.

Minimum Industry Requirement

Not applicable.

Licensing/Regulatory Requirements

Will this course/qualification or a constituent unit provide a pathway to an industry licence or regulated outcome: No

Qualifications and Recognition - 2024

Upon successful completion of this course students will be eligible to receive the Certificate IV in Beauty Therapy.

Work Placement - 2024

Does this course require placement?: Yes

Students are required to complete at least 38 hours in a Commercial Salon Environment for unit SHBBHRS010 Provide waxing services completing a minimum of 12 Waxing Services and for units SHBBBOS008 Provide body massages and SHBBFAS005 Provide facial treatments and skin care recommendations completing all assessments.

Placement to be arranged by: Student

Further Information - 2024

Fees

Fees and charges Government subsidised concession Government subsidised Full-fee paying student
Maximum full course tuition fee* (GST exempt) $1,676.70 $8,383.50 $16,281.00
Materials fee* (GST exempt) $2,085.00 $2,085.00 $2,085.00
Total $3,761.70 $10,468.50 $18,366.00
VET Student Loans

Not Applicable for this course

Help with fees

Sample course units

SHBBBOS007 Apply cosmetic tanning products
SHBBBOS008 Provide body massages
SHBBCCS005 Advise on beauty products and services
SHBBFAS004 Provide lash and brow services
SHBBFAS005 Provide facial treatments and skin care recommendations
SHBBFAS006 Provide specialised facial treatments
SHBBHRS010 Provide waxing services
SHBBINF002 Maintain infection control standards
SHBBMUP009 Design and apply make-up
SHBBMUP010 Design and apply make-up for photography
SHBBNLS007 Provide manicure and pedicare services
SHBBNLS011 Use electric file equipment for nail services
SHBBRES003 Research and apply beauty industry information
SHBBSKS009 Provide micro-dermabrasion treatments
SHBBSSC001 Incorporate knowledge of skin structure and functions into beauty therapy
SHBBSSC002 Incorporate knowledge of body structures and functions into beauty therapy
SHBXCCS006 Promote healthy nutritional options in a beauty therapy context
SHBXCCS007 Conduct salon financial transactions
SHBXCCS008 Provide salon services to clients
SHBXIND003 Comply with organisational requirements within a personal services environment
SHBXWHS003 Apply safe hygiene, health and work practices
SIRXOSM002 Maintain ethical and professional standards when using social media and online platforms
SIRXSLS001 Sell to the retail customer
Assessment

The assessment for each course varies. It may include knowledge questions, practical skills tasks, projects, research work, on the job assessment, etc. Your assessor or educator will provide specific information on the requirements for your course.

You can expect that:

  • assessment methods are clear
  • assessment tasks are relevant and meet the requirements of your course
  • assessor or educator demonstrate fairness and lack of bias when assessing your work
  • educators will provide open and honest feedback about assessment tasks.

Further Information - 2024

Fees

Fees and charges Government subsidised concession Government subsidised Full-fee paying student
Maximum full course tuition fee* (GST exempt) $1,676.70 $8,383.50 $16,281.00
Materials fee* (GST exempt) $2,085.00 $2,085.00 $2,085.00
Total $3,761.70 $10,468.50 $18,366.00
VET Student Loans

Not Applicable for this course

Help with fees

Sample course units

SHBBBOS007 Apply cosmetic tanning products
SHBBBOS008 Provide body massages
SHBBCCS005 Advise on beauty products and services
SHBBFAS004 Provide lash and brow services
SHBBFAS005 Provide facial treatments and skin care recommendations
SHBBFAS006 Provide specialised facial treatments
SHBBHRS010 Provide waxing services
SHBBINF002 Maintain infection control standards
SHBBMUP009 Design and apply make-up
SHBBMUP010 Design and apply make-up for photography
SHBBNLS007 Provide manicure and pedicare services
SHBBNLS011 Use electric file equipment for nail services
SHBBRES003 Research and apply beauty industry information
SHBBSKS009 Provide micro-dermabrasion treatments
SHBBSSC001 Incorporate knowledge of skin structure and functions into beauty therapy
SHBBSSC002 Incorporate knowledge of body structures and functions into beauty therapy
SHBXCCS006 Promote healthy nutritional options in a beauty therapy context
SHBXCCS007 Conduct salon financial transactions
SHBXCCS008 Provide salon services to clients
SHBXIND003 Comply with organisational requirements within a personal services environment
SHBXWHS003 Apply safe hygiene, health and work practices
SIRXOSM002 Maintain ethical and professional standards when using social media and online platforms
SIRXSLS001 Sell to the retail customer
Assessment

The assessment for each course varies. It may include knowledge questions, practical skills tasks, projects, research work, on the job assessment, etc. Your assessor or educator will provide specific information on the requirements for your course.

You can expect that:

  • assessment methods are clear
  • assessment tasks are relevant and meet the requirements of your course
  • assessor or educator demonstrate fairness and lack of bias when assessing your work
  • educators will provide open and honest feedback about assessment tasks.