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Diploma of Beauty Therapy

SHB50115

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This diploma equips you to work with clients autonomously in a beauty salon or spa providing a range of treatments at an advanced level, from facials and massage through to nail and make-up application.

There are multiple ways to study Diploma of Beauty Therapy with Open Colleges

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How it works

Entry Requirements
Relevant work experience, 18 years old, Year 12, 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, knowledge tests, logbook, exams, portfolio, visual diary, written reports
Work Placement
155 hours

Course Overview

Find success as a team leader or as an owner-manager of your own beauty salon with this diploma qualification.

This course will give you the industry-ready knowledge to be able to perform a comprehensive range of beauty therapy treatments.

  • Senior Beauty Therapist
  • Beautician (Small Business)

Course Content

To obtain a Diploma of 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 25 Study Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

Core Units

13 Core Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

  • Provide body massages
    SHBBBOS002

  • Provide body treatments
    SHBBBOS003

  • Provide lash and brow services
    SHBBFAS001

  • Provide facial treatments and skin care recommendations
    SHBBFAS002

  • Provide specialised facial treatments
    SHBBFAS003

  • 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

12 Elective Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

  • Apply cosmetic tanning products
    SHBBBOS001

  • Provide aromatherapy massages
    SHBBBOS004

  • Use reflexology relaxation techniques in beauty treatments
    SHBBBOS005

  • Provide superficial lymph massage treatments
    SHBBBOS006

  • Prepare personalised aromatic plant oil blends for beauty treatments
    SHBBCCS002

  • Provide female intimate waxing services
    SHBBHRS002

  • Maintain infection control standards
    SHBBINF001

  • Apply eyelash extensions
    SHBBMUP001

  • Design and apply remedial camouflage make-up
    SHBBMUP004

  • Provide micro-dermabrasion treatments
    SHBBSKS005

  • Provide stone therapy massages
    SHBBSPA003

  • Provide Indian head massages for relaxation
    SHBBSPA004

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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