Box Hill Institute

Certificate IV in Beauty Therapy

SHB40115

Box Hill

This starter certificate explores a range of beauty therapy treatments and provides a solid launch platform for a career in beauty therapy.

There are multiple ways to study Certificate IV in Beauty Therapy with Box Hill Institute

  • $3,007*

    + $1,800 fees

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  • Gov. subsidised (VIC)

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Box Hill

    • July 2017

    • Full time (12 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (12 months)

  • Box Hill

    • February 2018

    • Full time (12 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (12 months)

  • $9,120*

    + $1,800 fees

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  • Full price

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Box Hill

    • July 2017

    • Full time (12 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (12 months)

  • Box Hill

    • February 2018

    • Full time (12 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (12 months)

*Verified June 16, 2017. Prices and fees are advertised by the provider and may be estimates only. Prices and fees can vary or change. Please check with the provider before enrolling. To learn more, read our editorial policy.

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How it works

Entry Requirements
Language literacy and numeracy, Year 11, 17 years old

One, some or all of these entry requirements must be met. Check with the provider before enrolling.

Recognition
Nationally recognised under the Australian Qualifications Framework.
Assessment
Coursework, assessment

Course Overview

Learn to provide a range of beauty therapy treatments and services, including lash and brow treatments, nail services, make-up, massage and waxing.

Devleop your skills and knowledge to effectively communicate with clients to recommend treatments and services and sell retail skin care and cosmetic products.

Beauty therapists commonly undertake work independently, with limited guidance from others, to perform routine and non-routine activities and solve non-routine problems. You will apply and adapt technical skills and knowledge, and use judgment in the provision of beauty treatments and services.

  • Senior Beauty Therapist
  • Beauty Therapist

Course Content

To obtain a Certificate IV in Beauty Therapy with Box Hill Institute, you’ll need to complete some or all of the following units of study successfully. Units may vary or change so check with the provider before enrolling.

A total of 19 Study Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

Core Units

13 Core Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

  • Apply cosmetic tanning products
    SHBBBOS001

  • Provide body massages
    SHBBBOS002

  • Provide body treatments
    SHBBBOS003

  • Provide lash and brow services
    SHBBFAS001

  • Provide facial treatments and skin care recommendations
    SHBBFAS002

  • Provide waxing services
    SHBBHRS001

  • Design and apply make-up
    SHBBMUP002

  • Provide manicure and pedicare services
    SHBBNLS001

  • Research and apply beauty industry information
    SHBBRES001

  • Conduct salon financial transactions
    SHBXCCS001

  • Provide salon services to clients
    SHBXCCS002

  • Comply with organisational requirements within a personal services environment
    SHBXIND001

  • Apply safe hygiene, health and work practices
    SHBXWHS001

Elective Units

6 Elective Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

  • Determine resource requirements for the micro business
    BSBSMB304

  • Market the small business
    BSBSMB403

  • Provide specialised facial treatments
    SHBBFAS003

  • Design and apply make-up for photography
    SHBBMUP003

  • Design and apply remedial camouflage make-up
    SHBBMUP004

  • Provide Indian head massages for relaxation
    SHBBSPA004

Course Provider

Box Hill Institute delivers vocational education and training to both domestic and international students. Higher Education is also available right up to masters degree level.

The TAFE is goverment-funded and has Melbourne-based campuses located in Box Hill, Lilydale (including HE campus) and the CBD. Further-a-field, it has more than 20 campuses based around the world, which deliver Australian qualifications to people overseas.

Registered
1995
Courses
417
Provider Type
Government
Restrictions

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