The Gordon

Diploma of Beauty Therapy

SHB50115

Geelong

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 The Gordon

  • $5,772*

    + $3,555 fees

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  • Gov. subsidised (VIC)

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Geelong

    • July 2017

    • Full time (12 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (12 months)

  • $7,770*

    + $3,555 fees

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  • Full price

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Geelong

    • July 2017

    • 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
Year 12, Interview, Basic computer skills, 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

Would you like to become a qualified beauty therapist working in a salon, day spa, resort spa, or international spa?

This diverse beauty therapy course equips you with advanced skills and knowledge to work at a senior level in the industry.

  • Senior Beauty Therapist
  • Beautician (Small Business)

Course Content

To obtain a Diploma of Beauty Therapy with The Gordon, 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.

  • Market the small business
    BSBSMB403

  • Undertake small business planning
    BSBSMB404

  • Apply cosmetic tanning products
    SHBBBOS001

  • Provide aromatherapy massages
    SHBBBOS004

  • Use reflexology relaxation techniques in beauty treatments
    SHBBBOS005

  • Advise on beauty products and services
    SHBBCCS001

  • Prepare personalised aromatic plant oil blends for beauty treatments
    SHBBCCS002

  • Apply eyelash extensions
    SHBBMUP001

  • Design and apply make-up for photography
    SHBBMUP003

  • Design and apply remedial camouflage make-up
    SHBBMUP004

  • Apply airbrushed make-up
    SHBBMUP005

  • Work in a spa therapies framework
    SHBBSPA001

  • Provide spa therapies
    SHBBSPA002

  • Provide stone therapy massages
    SHBBSPA003

  • Provide Indian head massages for relaxation
    SHBBSPA004

Course Provider

The Gordon is an icon in Geelong and has solid strategies, priorities and directions to continue its proud tradition and history of great success. In 2010 The Gordon was awarded the Large Training Provider of the Year at the Victorian Training Awards.

Registered
1996
Courses
278
Provider Type
Government
Restrictions

No Restrictions