Diploma of Beauty Therapy - SHB50115
Jump start your career in beauty. The beauty industry is rapidly growing every year providing endless opportunities and job security. Our graduates are in high demand after completing our comprehensive training. You will gain the highest level of knowledge in all modern beauty treatments making you job ready. Our student clinic provides in-salon training so you are fully prepared for your future career. We offer flexible study options, allow those looking at a new career to study part time or full time.
Full-time: 3 days/week over 12 months. Includes term break
in mid year). Plus required ABTA Student Clinic practice and
external work experience.
Part-time: 2 to 3 nights per week over 18 months. Including two term breaks. Plus required ABTA Student Clinic practice and external work experience.
Student Loans & Payments
This diploma is VET Student Loans approved. There are payment plans allowing you to pay your tuition fees in instalments and by specified due dates. This training is delivered with ACT and Commonwealth Government funding. Eligibility criteria apply. A VET Student Loan assists eligible students to pay tuition fees by accessing a government loan. Each loan gives rise to a VSL debt, due to the Commonwealth until it is repaid, and will only be granted for students who meet eligibility criteria.
This diploma is VET Student Loans approved. There are payment plans allowing you to pay your tuition fees in instalments and by specified due dates. The student tuition fees as published are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment.
You will be required to buy a resources pack with the beauty uniform, notes, workbooks you will need to complete your diploma (total cost $500). For further details, and to see a detailed breakdown of resource items, see our tuition fee schedule. Products are supplied during training.
We have two annual intakes each year mid year and new year
See our calendar of enrolments and holidays.
As a part of your training we ensure you have in spa experience to get you work ready. Our student-run spa allows you to learn whilst being guided by our professional educators. You’ll learn about – from client relations, point of sale transactions, performing treatments and the inside workings of running of a spa. Full-time and part-time students are expected to complete 38 hours of in-spa work experience.
We train you with both national and international syllabus, so that your new skills and standards will allow you to sit for international examinations on beauty therapies and make-up artistry right after you have completed the training with us. This is exclusive to ABTA full time students only.
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You will be required to demonstrate competency by successful completion of written knowledge exercises, group work, oral activities, practical skill demonstration and observations throughout your training. You will also build up a portfolio record of completed beauty services during the training.
Recognition of prior learning
Previous recognised training may count as credit towards a
diploma. A student must provide evidence that they have gained one or more Units of Competency offered in the qualification they wish to study. While RPL is an assessment process, where a student will provide evidence of their skills and knowledge gained outside of their studies, determining if a student is required to study units that are relevant to their experience.
Please note that application must occur prior to course commencement, and you can request a form via one of our course advisors.
We have been providing online learning during covid-19.
However we are back in the classrooms starting July.
Units of Competency
You will need to complete a total of 25 units of competency,
consisting of 13 core units and 12 elective units (including at
least eight specialist electives) to achieve the Diploma of
SHBBBOS002 Provide body massages
SHBBBOS003 Provide body treatments
SHBBFAS001 Provide lash and brow services
SHBBFAS002 Provide facial treatments and skin care
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
SHBBHRS004 Provide hair reduction treatments using electrical
SHBBINF001 Maintain infection control standards
SHBBSKS002 Provide diathermy treatments
SHBBBOS006 Provide superficial lymph massage treatments
SHBBBOS005 Use reflexology relaxation techniques in beauty
SHBBHRS002 Provide female intimate waxing services
SHBBSKS005 Provide micro-dermabrasion treatments
SHBBSPA004 Provide Indian head massages for relaxation
SHBBBOS001 Apply cosmetic tanning products
SHBBCCS001 Advise on beauty products and services
SHBBMUP001 Apply eyelash extensions
SHBBSKS001 Pierce earlobes