SHB50115 Diploma ofBeauty Therapy

Land a job in a successful salon or start your own. You'll have practical, hands-on experience from professional industry tutors.

Complete your study and become a:

  • Beauty or spa therapist
  • Retail cosmetic assistant
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Are you ready to start your career in the growing and exciting beauty industry?

Get the practical, hands-on experience from professional industry tutors to make you job ready. Whether you want to land a job in a successful salon or start your own, the Diploma of Beauty Therapy will help you gain the knowledge you need to make an impact in the beauty industry.

This course has been specifically designed to equip you with the necessary skills to establish and manage clientele, sell products and contribute to a productive and thriving salon, and provide beauty and spa treatments that include microdermabrasion, lash and brow, waxing, massage, facials, reflexology, aromatherapy, manicures and pedicures.

We will make sure we are with you every step of the way while you lay the foundations for your career. Your success is our success.

The Diploma of Beauty Therapy is currently only available to study in Brisbane, Parramatta, and Melbourne.

  • Design & apply make-up
  • Learn spa treatments
  • Develop treatment plans

Course Details

18 Months
25 Units of Study
Study from the Melbourne or Brisbane Campuses

You will learn

  • Develop treatment plans
  • Design and apply make-up
  • Perform and provide a variety of facial treatments, manicure and pedicare treatments
  • Promote healthy nutritional options in a beauty therapy context
  • Work effectively in a retail environment.

Career Opportunities

Beauty or spa therapist
Retail cosmetic assistant
Course Structure
Cluster 1:
Unit Code Unit Name
SHBXWHS001Apply safe hygiene, health and work practices
SHBBINF001Maintain infection control standards
SHBXCCS001Conduct salon financial transactions
SHBBNLS001Provide manicure and pedicare services
SHBXCCS002Provide salon services to clients
Cluster 2:
Unit Code Unit Name
SHBBRES001Research and apply beauty industry information
SHBBMUP002Design and apply make-up
SHBBMUP004Design and apply remedial camouflage make-up
SHBBFAS001Provide lash and brow services
SHBBMUP003Design and apply make-up for photography
SHBBHRS001Provide waxing services
SHBBHRS002Provide female intimate waxing services
Cluster 3:
Unit Code Unit Name
SHBXIND001Comply with organisational requirements within a personal services environment
SHBBBOS002Provide body massages
SHBBBOS003Provide body treatments
SHBBFAS002Provide facial treatments and skin care recommendations
SHBBFAS003Provide specialised facial treatments
SHBBSKS005Provide micro-dermabrasion treatments
SIBXPSM503APromote a personal services business
Cluster 4: Massage Stream
Unit Code Unit Name
SHBBCCS002Prepare personalised aromatic plant oil blends for beauty treatments
SHBBBOS004Provide aromatherapy massages
SHBBSPA003Provide stone therapy massages
SHBBSPA004Provide Indian head massages for relaxation
SHBBBOS005Use reflexology relaxation techniques in beauty treatments
SHBBBOS006Provide superficial lymph massage treatments
Cluster 4: Spa Stream
Unit Code Unit Name
SHBBCCS002Prepare personalised aromatic plant oil blends for beauty treatments
SHBBBOS004Provide aromatherapy massages
SHBBSPA003Provide stone therapy massages
SHBBSPA004Provide Indian head massages for relaxation
SHBBSPA001Work in a spa therapies framework
SHBBSPA002Provide spa therapies
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