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Certificate IV in Beauty Therapy (SHB40115)

Course summary

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.

Course details

Course Type Qualification
Student Availability
  • - Domestic
Fees www.cqu.edu.au/fees
Application Mode
  • Direct To University
How to Apply Please Enquire
Study Area
  • - Apprenticeships, Trades & Training
  • - Hospitality and Beauty
Skill Area
  • - Beauty
AQF Level Level 4: Certificate IV

Entry Requirements

This course is for traineeship training only.Students must be employed as a trainee in a relevant industry.

Student Outcomes, Career Opportunities and Occupations

After completion of this course individuals can be employed as Beauty Therapists including treatments and services, such as 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

Course Structures

Please select a Course Structure from the options below:

Standard Course Structure

No duration entered.

  • On-campus
Core
SHBBBOS001 Apply cosmetic tanning products
SHBBBOS002 Provide body massages
SHBBBOS003 Provide body treatments
SHBBFAS001 Provide lash and brow services
SHBBFAS002 Provide facial treatments and skin care recommendations
SHBBHRS001 Provide waxing services
SHBBMUP002 Design and apply make-up
SHBBNLS001 Provide manicure and pedicare services
SHBBRES001 Research and apply beauty industry information
SHBXCCS001 Conduct salon financial transactions
SHBXCCS002 Provide salon services to clients
SHBXIND001 Comply with organisational requirements within a personal services environment
SHBXWHS001 Apply safe hygiene, health and work practices
Electives
BSBSMB403 Market the small business
SHBBBOS004 Provide aromatherapy massages
SHBBFAS003 Provide specialised facial treatments
SHBBHRS002 Provide female intimate waxing services
SHBBMUP003 Design and apply make-up for photography
SHBBMUP004 Design and apply remedial camouflage make-up
Study Sequence - Mackay City
Term 1
SHBBBOS002
SHBBFAS002
SHBBMUP002
SHBBNLS001
SHBBRES001
SHBXCCS001
SHBXCCS002
SHBXIND001
SHBXWHS001
BSBSMB404

Term 2
SHBBBOS001
SHBBBOS003
SHBBBOS004
SHBBFAS001
SHBBFAS003
SHBBHRS001
SHBBMUP003
SHBBHRS002
SHBBMUP004

Course Assessment Information

Assessment Types
Written/Electronic Assessment
Practical Task
Third Party Verification
RPL

Course Availabilities

Traineeship Training


Summary
This course is for trainees only.


2018 Unit Availabilities

Unit availabilities have not yet been finalised for this course.

Please check this page regularly for updates.

Related Courses

Course code Course name Short Course
SHB30115 Certificate III in Beauty Services No
SHB50115 Diploma of Beauty Therapy No