SHB50115 Diploma of Beauty Therapy

National ID: SHB50115 State ID: AWO6
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You can apply for this course directly, you do not need to have completed study in lower level Beauty qualifications.

Are you ready to make the world beautiful?

If you are passionate about the beauty industry and would like to obtain the most comprehensive, internationally recognised qualification available this course could be the perfect one for you!

You will gain the skills to start up your own business and to work in industry. You'll also learn the essentials of small business promotion to be successful in a very competitive market. Once qualified you could find yourself working at a day spa or salon.

We have two live clinics conveniently located in Northbridge and Joondalup. The course delivered in Joondalup will introduce you to a broad range of the beauty salon services and is run at our McLarty Avenue campus.

A valuable part of our course is ongoing practical demonstration of your skills, so you will be need to bring live models to class as required.

  • Provide beauty services including:
    • Facials and make-up
    • Body massage and aromatherapy
    • Hair removal
    • Lash and brow treatments
    • Nail services
    • Spray tanning
  • Provide advice on beauty treatments and services
  • Retail skin care and cosmetic products
  • Coordinate a team

I have the following attributes:

  • Friendly and approachable with a love of people and the beauty industry
  • Comfortable with physical contact and enjoy practical work
  • Highly organised, self motivated and goal oriented
  • Good health with no allergies to beauty products
  • Good hand-eye coordination
  • Well-spoken and presented
  • Excellent time and stress management skills
  • Able to relate to people from a variety of backgrounds and cultures

School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF
Completion of WACE General or ATAR (Minimum C Grades) or equivalent Completion of WACE General or ATAR or equivalent (minimum C Grades) Certificate III

You can apply for this course directly, you do not need to have completed study in lower level Beauty qualifications.

Supervised clinical hours to be completed in the Live-Works Beauty Clinic on campus.

Other costs for consideration:

  • Uniform, which is part of the professional presentation that is required by industry.
  • Resource kits, which are essential for meeting assessment requirements.
  • Text books

Further information will be given at orientation.

Other job titles may include:

  • Salon Therapist
  • Day Spa Therapist 
  • Massage Therapist
  • Sales Representative (retail skin-care and cosmetic products)
  • Beauty Salon Owner | Small Business Owner
  • Industry Educator or Trainer

Please note this list should be used as a guide only as job titles and qualification requirements may vary between organisations

North Metropolitan TAFE offers you a range of further study opportunities, see below for a list of related courses.
Vocational Graduate Certificate in Intense Pulse Light and Laser Hair Reduction

Estimated Course Fee

Estimated Concession Fee

Eligible for VSL

VSL Capping

$8,795.00 $8,795.00 Yes $16,077.00
*After completion of Cert III in Make-up
$4,790.00* Yes $16,077.00
*After completion of Cert III in Beauty Services
$5,860.00* Yes $16,077.00

These fees are estimates only and are for the entire course for students enrolling on a full-time basis.

  • Fees might differ between courses delivered at different campuses due to the elective units included in the course study plan or adapting courses to meet local industry needs.
  • Fees may also differ for each individual student depending on the units of study selected, prior qualifications and recognition of prior learning.
  • Fees are payable at enrolment each semester for the units enrolled for that period. Some year-long courses might have a bigger fee load in the first semester.
  • Proof of concession must be presented to access concession rates if eligible.
  • For secondary school aged persons (in 2021, students born on or after 1 July 2003 who are at least 15 years old) undertaking training that is not part of a VET Delivered to Secondary Schools program, the maximum course fee chargeable in 2021 is $420 plus the resource fees and discretionary fees.
  • Prices quoted include resource fees, but do not include material fees such as the cost of books, uniforms and students personal equipment.
  • The course fee cap applicable to Diplomas and Advanced Diplomas only applies during the current calendar year, so fees might differ for students enrolling in semester 2.
  • VET Student Loans Eligible Courses and Caps may be subject to changes implemented by the Australian Government.
  • Concessions and Secondary School Age cap do not apply to commercial courses, or Foundation Programs (ESL, General Education, etc.).
  • Course information and fees are subject to change without notice.

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Semester 1, 2021

Duration 2 Semesters
When Semester 1, 2021
Where Joondalup (McLarty Avenue)
How On Campus
Duration 2 Semesters
When Semester 1, 2021
Where Perth
How On Campus

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