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.
|AQF Level||Level 4: Certificate IV|
There are no entry requirements for this course. However, completion of another Beauty qualification would be advantageous.
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
Standard Course Structure
No duration entered.
|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|
|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
|CQUniversity Mackay City|
This qualification is delivered on campus two days per week.
Classes commence on 30 January 2017 in the Mackay City Beauty Salon.
Students are required to attend two days per week - Tuesday and Wednesday from 8.45 am - 3.30 pm with a 1/2 hour lunch break each day.
This equates to 12.5 hrs on campus each week.
Students are also expected to undertake extra study in their own time to complete all aspects of their Diploma.
Students must have access to internet services as they will need to complete online work.
|Course code||Course name||Short Course|
|SHB30115||Certificate III in Beauty Services||No|
|SHB50115||Diploma of Beauty Therapy||No|
Practical Placement Information
Model Requirements and Client Treatments
What else might I find useful?
Is what I already know taken into account?
Professional Beauty Therapy, 2015, Second Edition, Lorraine Nordmann and Lorraine Day - eBook via Moodle.
Optional - Purchase hard copy from CQUniversity Bookshop approx. $120.