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    Diploma of Beauty Therapy


    SHB50115 Diploma of Beauty Therapy

    Program Code: SHB50115

    Study Mode: Classroom Based | Salon training


    Gain all the knowledge, skills and experience necessary to start your career at the top. This qualification is for those who dream big! Diploma Graduates are highly employable with the expertise and advanced knowledge necessary to thrive in all types of salons, from tech based to day spa.

    Course Overview

    The Diploma in Beauty Therapy is the course to help you establish your career and become a Beauty Specialist. This qualification will give you a high level of proficiency in many areas including body treatments and massage, facial treatments, Make-up Artistry and holistic treatments such as aromatherapy and reflexology.

    Skills Covered

    On completion, candidates will be competent to provide the following services including;

    • Manicure & Pedicure
    • Eyelash & Brow treatments
    • Design & apply Make-Up
    • Cosmetic tanning
    • Waxing & Tinting
    • Facial treatments
    • Body treatments & massage
    • Holistic treatments
    • Holistic treatments
    • Anatomy and physiology of the skin and body
    • Cosmetic tattooing

    Course Structure


    Assessment methods may include:

    • Written and oral assessment
    • Demonstration/ Observation
    • Portfolio of evidence
    • Workplace case studies


    Units of Competency

    The SHB50115 Diploma in Beauty Therapy requires a total of 24 units of competency (includes Certificate IV units)

    Unit Unit Description
    SHBBRES001 Research and apply beauty industry information
    SHBXCCS002 Provide salon services to clients
    SHBXWHS001 Apply safe hygiene, health and work practices
    SHBXIND001 Comply with organisational requirements within a personal services environment
    SHBXCCS001 Conduct salon financial transactions
    SHBBMUP002 Design and apply make-up
    SHBBFAS001 Provide lash and brow services
    SHBBNLS001 Provide manicure and pedicare services
    SHBBHRS001 Provide waxing services
    SHBBBOS004 Provide aromatherapy massages
    SHBBFAS003 Provide specialised facial treatments
    SHBBBOS002 Provide body massages
    SHBBBOS003 Provide body treatments
    SHBBFAS002 Provide facial treatments and skin care recommendations
    BSBSMB403 Market the small business
    BSBSMB406 Manage small business finances
    BSBWOR501 Manage personal work priorities and professional development
    BSBSMB404 Undertake small business planning
    SHBBSPA004 Provide indian head massages for relaxation
    SHBBCCS002 Prepare personalised aromatic plant oil blends for beauty treatments
    SHBBHRS004 Provide hair reduction treatments using electrical currents
    SHBBINF001 Maintain infection control standards
    SHBBSKS002 Provide diathermy treatments
    SHBXPSM001 Lead teams in a personal services environment
    SHBXPSM003 Promote a personal services business

    Requirements and Pathways

    Entry Requirements

    A satisfactory completion of a Language, Literacy & Numeracy test and the attendance at a
    pre-enrolment interview is required to identify the aptitude of the applicant for the course.


    Graduates will be competent to apply substantial skills and knowledge to areas such as planning, selecting appropriate services and techniques and managing clients and/ or a Salon. Candidates can choose from many career options including;

    • Fully Qualified Beauty Therapist
    • Beauty Salon Owner
    • freelance Beauty Therapist


    Total Course Fee $17 900

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