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Certificate IV in Beauty Therapy

SHB40115

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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 Open Colleges

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How it works

Entry Requirements
Relevant work experience, 18 years old, Year 10, Certificate II or higher

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
Case Studies, Interviews, Journal, Knowledge tests, Label the diagram questions, Portfolio of Evidence, Practical Assessments, Reports, Scenario-Based Question , Short-Answer Questions, Visual diary, Written Reports
Work Placement
110 hours

Course Overview

Become a professional beauty therapist with an in-depth skillset designed specifically to meet the needs of both salons and clients.

An ideal entry into the world of beauty, the SHB40115 Certificate IV in Beauty Therapy is a comprehensive course that will give you a firm grounding in the principals of beauty therapy, so you can speak and act with authority on both treatments and products. This hands-on course gets you job-ready so that when you finish your study, you can walk straight into work as a beauty therapist.

  • Senior Beauty Therapist
  • Beauty Therapist

Course Content

To obtain a Certificate IV in Beauty Therapy with Open Colleges, 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.

  • Provide aromatherapy massages
    SHBBBOS004

  • Provide superficial lymph massage treatments
    SHBBBOS006

  • Provide female intimate waxing services
    SHBBHRS002

  • Maintain infection control standards
    SHBBINF001

  • Apply eyelash extensions
    SHBBMUP001

  • Design and apply remedial camouflage make-up
    SHBBMUP004

Course Provider

Open Colleges has been delivering quality education for over 100 years. During this time, we have honed our unique learning model to become Australia’s leader in online learning. We’ve achieved this by continuously evolving our approach to meet the needs of our learners by offering flexible, accessible, affordable and supportive courses.

So far, we’ve have helped over 700,000 people gain the skills to launch, change or take the next step in their careers. All of us at Open Colleges put the student at the centre of everything we do, whether that’s helping you find the right course, designing a new course, making improvements to our online campus or giving you the support you need to reach your goals.

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2002
Courses
51
Provider Type
Private
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