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Massage Therapy

Diploma of Remedial Massage

National ID: HLT52015 | State ID: AWI6

Get national accreditation as a health care provider.

This course will provide you with the latest remedial massage techniques. Whilst studying you will practice in a variety of clinical and sporting environments with clients ranging from people with disabilities to elite athletes - we are affiliated with Western Australian professional sporting teams such as the Perth Wildcats, Perth Lynx, Perth Glory, Fremantle Dockers and the WA Female AFL Academy.




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Important information

Job opportunities

Further study

How to apply

Important information

During the course you will need to obtain your Senior First Aid certificate with a recognised training provider.

Week 1 & 2 Monday to Friday 9am-4pm, practical foundations of massage and preparation for weekly Live-Works Clinic shift
Live-Works Clinic Open Wednesday and Thursday 2pm – 7:30pm, and Friday 10am – 3:00pm
Week 3 onwards Three to four days a week with a mixture of practical and theoretical work

Job opportunities

Other job titles may include:

  • Remedial Massage Therapist

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

Further study

University undergraduate degree

How to apply
On campus (full-time)

To apply to study on campus (full-time) through TAFE Admissions please go to tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au 

Other study types

For all other study types eg part-time or online visit our Apply and Enrol page.

Apprenticeships and traineeships

To commence an apprenticeship or traineeship, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study, head to our Apprenticeships and traineeships page for more details.

International students

International students should contact www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au 

Delivery location, important dates and study options

Semester 1, 2020

Perth (Northbridge) - International

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Duration 2 semester/s
When Semester 1, 2020
Where Perth (Northbridge)
How On campus
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Perth (Northbridge) - On Campus

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Duration 2 semester/s
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Semester 2, 2019

Perth (Northbridge) - On Campus

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Duration 2 semester/s
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Where Perth (Northbridge)
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Course enquiry

Please note: This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply or require further application information, please visit our Apply and Enrol page.

Beauty therapy is about making your client feel good on the inside as well as the outside.

North Metropolitan TAFE teaches a holistic approach to beauty therapy — you will gain a range of skills and knowledge that will last your entire career. You'll be taught by experienced professionals and also gain hands-on skills by working in our beauty clinics, which are open to students, staff and the public.

National ID State ID Title Qualification level Study mode Campus
SHB30115 AWO7 Beauty Services Certificate III On campus
Joondalup (McLarty Avenue)
Perth (Northbridge)
aw07, awo7, shb30115, TAFE04, J000000, Health, Beauty and Fitness, J000011, Beauty Therapy, beauty, make up, nail, waxing, nail technology, services, lash, eyebrow, brow, salon, day spa, skin, creative, cosmetic, beauty products, skincare,

Are you ready to make the world beautiful?

If you are passionate about learning more about nail technology, waxing services, and lash and brow services then this course could be the perfect one for you!

You will gain you the skills and confidence to enter the beauty industry and provide a range of services and also learn the tips of the trade to be successful in a very competitive market.

You could also continue your studies with our SHB30215 Certificate III in Makeup or, with an additional 10 units you could achieve SHB50115 Diploma of Beauty Therapy and run your own beauty salon.

Please note the Joondalup course is run at our McLarty Avenue campus. 

Gain these skills
  • Make-up application
  • Waxing
  • Nail/nail art
  • Lash and brow treatments
  • Retailing skin care and cosmetic products
Is this course right for me?

I have the following attributes:

  • Friendly and approachable with a love of people and the beauty industry
  • High level of personal responsibility and motivation
  • Good health with no allergies to beauty products
  • Good hand-eye coordination
  • Well-presented with good communication skills
SHB40115 AWO5 Beauty Therapy Certificate IV Employer-based
Traineeship
Leederville
TAFEADM, TAFE04, J000000, Health, Beauty and Fitness, J000011, Beauty Therapy, awo5, aw05, shb40115, beauty, make up, nail, waxing, cosmetics, lashes, brows, facial, cleansing, detox, mani, pedi, manicure, pores,

Are you ready to make the world beautiful?

If you are passionate about beauty industry and would like to work at a Beauty Salon or a Day Spa then this course could be the perfect one for you!

When you complete the Certificate IV in Beauty Therapy, you will have the skills necessary to provide your customers with a professional range of beauty treatments and services. This course will also give you the skills to start up your own business and to work in industry. You will learn the tips of the small business promotion to be successful in a very competitive market.

You will study theoretical and practical components in the class room and under salon conditions. Our professional teaching staff will ensure you are competent and able to manage the rigours of the beauty industry.

Please note this course is only offered as a Traineeship through our Leederville campus.

Gain these skills
  • Facial massage
  • Lash and brow treatments
  • Nail art
  • Advanced make-up
  • Waxing
  • Body massage and treatments
  • Retail product sales and advice
Is this course right for me?

I have the following attributes:

  • Reliable, friendly and caring demeanour
  • Positive attitude and self-motivation
  • No allergies to beauty products
  • Good hand-eye coordination
  • Well-presented with good communication skills
  • Excellent time and stress management skills
SHB50115 AWO6 Beauty Therapy Diploma Employer-based
On campus
Joondalup (McLarty Avenue)
Leederville
Perth (Northbridge)
awo6, aw06, TAFE04, J000000, Health, Beauty and Fitness, J000011, Beauty Therapy, shb50115, beauty, nail, spa, facial, microdermabrasion, head massage, salon, pedicure, manicure, mani, pedi, gel, waxing, TAFEADM, brows, lashes, make up, cleansing, pores, detox

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!

This course will give you the skills to start up your own business and to work in industry. You will also learn the tips of the small business promotion to be successful in a very competitive market.

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. The course delivered in Northbridge will also cover spa treatment services.

Gain these skills
  • Provide beauty services including:
    • Facials and makeup
    • Body massage and aromatherapy
    • Hair removal
    • Lash and brow treatments
    • Nail services
  • Provide advice on beauty treatments and services
  • Retail skin care and cosmetic products
  • Coordinate a team
Is this course right for me?

I have the following attributes:

  • Friendly and approachable with a love of people and the beauty industry
  • 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
EAA57 Eyelash Extensions Skill Set Skill set On campus
Perth (Northbridge)

Want to help people have lashes worth fluttering?

Help your clients achieve added length and thickness of their natural lashes after completing this accredited unit:

  • SHBBMUP001 Apply eyelash extensions


You'll learn the skills you need to consult with clients, select suitable product and equipment to apply, in-fill and remove damaged eyelash extensions with this specialised skill set. Help your clients achieve thicker, lush lashes.

Please note You should wear black pants, a plain black top and enclosed black shoes while completing this skill set.

SHB30215 AWP0 Make-Up Certificate III Employer-based
On campus
Joondalup (McLarty Avenue)
Leederville
TAFEADM, TAFE04, J000000, Health, Beauty and Fitness, J000011, Beauty Therapy, awpo, awp0, SHB30215, make up, beauty, lashes, brows, weddings, special occasion, make-up, makeup, bridal, film, TV, cosmetics, runway, fashion, beautician, facials,

 

This course is specifically for students who have a passion for Make-Up. If you wish to study Beauty you can apply for the SHB50115 Diploma of Beauty Therapy, you do not need to complete this course first.

Are you ready to make face-changing decisions?

If you are passionate about the exciting world of make-up and would like to work in make-up studios, cosmetic retail, fashion and media set or photography studios then this course could be the perfect one for you.

    You'll gain artistic and business skills. You will also acquire the latest airbrushing techniques, an advanced skill being taught as part of this creative and artistic make up qualification. Relationships with both clients and industry are important and these aspects will be covered in your course with a focus on live salon works and engagement with industry professionals such as photographers.

    Gain these skills
    • Start your own make up artistry business
    • Cosmetic retail products and services
    • Make-up for fashion (runway specialist)
    • Make-up for photography (covering bridal and fashion)
    • Make-up for the film & TV industry
    Is this course right for me?

    I have the following attributes:

    • Artistic ability and good colour perception 
    • Positive attitude, self-motivation, patient and tactful
    • Good hand-eye coordination
    • Stamina, patience and concentration
    • Able to work well under pressure
    • Able to adapt quickly to working within a new teams
    CUA51015-AB56 AB56 Screen and Media (Creative Make-up) Diploma On campus
    Perth (Northbridge)
    CUA51015, Diploma of Screen And Media, Creative Make-Up, make-up effects like burns and wounds, create prosthetics, foam latex application, style hair, wigs, hairpieces, body art, performances, events, exhibitions, photographic shoots, stage, music videos, film and TV, photographic shoots, fashion and runway events, music and video clips, stage and theatre productions, art installations, fashion, parade, catwalk,make-up, make up, beauty therapist, make-up artist, stylist,

    On successful completion of the Diploma of Screen and Media (Creative Make-up) you could be the next star within the make-up industry. You'll be qualified to work in a number of fields where specialised hair and make-up is needed for film, television, theatre, dance, opera, fashion catwalk, advertising, magazines, concerts, special events and many more.

    You'll work closely with NMTAFE's film and television students gaining practical industry experience as well as having the opportunity to work on large scale productions.
    Marketing and running your own small business is also covered in this course, enabling you to provide freelance services across many industries.

    If you are serious about pursuing a career as a creative make-up specialist then this practical course is for you.

    Gain these skills
    • Apply specialist make-up effects like burns and wounds
    • Create prosthetics including foam latex application
    • Style hair, wigs and hairpieces for productions
    • Create body art
    • Collaborate with film crews

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    Mid-year intake for Semester 2

    More than ever, people are recognising the benefits of a healthy lifestyle as a means of coping with the pressures of a fast paced life. There is an increasing trend for fitness centres, hospitals and other health care agencies to employ qualified massage therapists as permanent staff members. North Metropolitan TAFE’s remedial massage qualification will teach you how to manipulate soft tissue, ligaments, muscles, fascia and tendons for the treatment of muscular dysfunction. 

    With a qualification in sport, you will be part of a growing industry that thrives on achieving goals and healthy living. Our courses will train you on how to fulfil client objectives and to work effectively within a sporting organisation. You will gain comprehensive knowledge of the industry, allowing you to work for sporting associations and gyms, fitness and recreation centres, government agencies and care organisations.

    By completing one of North Metropolitan TAFE’s hairdressing courses, you will gain the skills and knowledge to create unique hairstyles, making people look and feel confident with their hairdo. 

    A qualification in pathology will open up a world of diverse employment opportunities within the healthcare system. Working at the forefront of pathology services, a pathology collector provides valuable service in hospital wards, outpatients, and in community collection centres ensuring specimens requested for pathology testing are collected appropriately to be forwarded to the laboratory.

    Take your career into the vital area of mental health services. Gain the skills to provide support to people who use mental health services. Learn about responding to self-harm, early intervention strategies, advocacy, issues facing those with a mental health disorder, policy development and more.

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