Western Sydney Institute

Certificate IV in Beauty Therapy

SHB40115

Mount Druitt

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 Western Sydney Institute

  • $2,000*

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  • Gov. subsidised (NSW)

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Mount Druitt

    • July 17, 2017

    • Part time (2 years)

    • In class

    In class Part time (2 years)

  • Mount Druitt

    • July 18, 2017

    • Part time (2 years)

    • In class

    In class Part time (2 years)

  • $9,610*

  • Compare

  • Gov. subsidised (NSW)

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Mount Druitt

    • July 17, 2017

    • Part time (2 years)

    • In class

    In class Part time (2 years)

  • Mount Druitt

    • July 18, 2017

    • Part time (2 years)

    • In class

    In class Part time (2 years)

*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
Check with Provider

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

This qualification reflects the role of individuals who work as beauty therapists to provide a range of beauty therapy treatments and services, including lash and brow treatments, nail services, make-up, massage and waxing.

They communicate with clients to recommend treatments and services and sell retail skin care and cosmetic products.

These individuals undertake work independently, with limited guidance from others, to perform routine and non-routine activities and solve non-routine problems. They apply and adapt technical skills and knowledge, and use judgment in the provision of beauty treatments and services. These individuals are responsible for their own outputs and provide limited guidance to others.

Work is typically conducted in beauty salons and spas.

  • Senior Beauty Therapist
  • Beauty Therapist

Course Content

To obtain a Certificate IV in Beauty Therapy with Western Sydney 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.

  • Advise on beauty products and services
    SHBBCCS001

  • Provide specialised facial treatments
    SHBBFAS003

  • Maintain infection control standards
    SHBBINF001

  • Design and apply make-up for photography
    SHBBMUP003

  • Design and apply remedial camouflage make-up
    SHBBMUP004

  • Apply nail art
    SHBBNLS004

  • Provide micro-dermabrasion treatments
    SHBBSKS005

Course Provider

TAFE Western Sydney is a vocational education and training provider dedicated to shaping the futures of individuals, community and industry in Western Sydney and further.

TAFE Western Sydney is also a leading provider of distance education through its specialist distance and online learning brand, OTEN (the Open Training and Education Network). OTEN’s training provides a high level of individual support, flexibility as well as advanced technologies which allow students to study at their own pace.

Registered
1999
Courses
647
Provider Type
Government
Restrictions

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