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SHB50115 - Diploma of Beauty Therapy


Available in Melbourne, Brisbane, Perth and Online


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Overview

Duration

On-campus:
Full-time 4 trimester (60 wks)
Part-time 6 trimester (90 wks)

Online:
Option 1 - 4 study periods (96 wks)
Option 2 - 6 study periods (144 wks)

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Start dates

On-Campus (What's this?)
Melb & Per: 05/09
Brisbane: 05/09, 03/10, 07/11

Online Delivery (What's this?)
Last working day of each month

Our Campus locations:
Brisbane, Melbourne and Perth
(Not every course is available at all campuses. Please contact AIAS to check availability).

Academic Calendar:
Please refer to our academic calendar for intake dates, trimester start and end dates.


Fast facts

Nationally Recognised Training

Establish your career in beauty with our natural beauty courses

If you are passionate about all things beauty and have a desire to help others look as good as they feel, then a career as a Beauty Therapist is perfect for you. Whether you are straight out of high school, looking to update your skills while the kids are at school or start a whole new career, a Diploma of Beauty Therapy from AIAS will help you get there.

Therapists who have received their training overseas can also benefit from completing the Diploma of Beauty Therapy at AIAS, so why not contact us today to begin your dream career in beauty.

Skills you need to become a professional

Nationally Recognised Training

From focusing on facial and body massage to providing you with hair removal, spa treatment and nail technology skills, the Diploma of Beauty Therapy from AIAS will set-up you for a long career and successful career.

Providing advice on beauty treatments, selling retail skin care & cosmetic products as well as learning how to coordinate employees is also included in the course. Work experience is also available in our Student Clinics or on vocational placement, ensuring that you enter the Beauty Industry completely confident.

Online students who are unable to attend the AIAS Clinic will have to complete mandatory vocational placement.

Choose between on-campus or beauty therapy courses

To find out more about our flexible online study options or to discover what it is like to study one of our campuses, just give one of our friendly Student Enrolment Advisors a call.


More information:

About the AIAS Faculty of Beauty
Accreditation
Units of Competency
Beauty Therapist Careers
Student Clinics and Salons in Brisbane and Melbourne

Subjects

To achieve this qualification, a total of 25 units of competency must be attained. This includes choosing an elective subject in either the Skin Stream: Microdermabrasion OR the Body Stream: Lymphatic Drainage.

Study Period 1

Core Subjects
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Beauty Health and Hygiene 

Training Package Competency Alignment:
> Maintain infection control standards (SHBBINF001)

Beauty Health and Hygiene 

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Manicure and Pedicare

Training Package Competency Alignment:
> Provide manicure and pedicare services (SHBBNLS001)

Manicure and Pedicare

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Gel Nails

Training Package Competency Alignment:
> Apply gel nail enhancements (SHBBNLS002)

Gel Nails

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Make-Up

Training Package Competency Alignment:
> Design and apply make-up (SHBBMUP002)

Make-Up

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Waxing / Lash and Brow

Training Package Competency Alignment:
> Provide lash and brow services (SHBBFAS001)
> Provide waxing services (SHBBHRS001)

Waxing / Lash and Brow

 

Study Period 2

Core Subjects
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HR Beauty

Training Package Competency Alignment:
> Comply with organisational requirements within a personal services environment (SHBXIND001)
> Research and apply beauty industry information (SHBBRES001)

HR Beauty

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Training Salon Beauty A

Training Package Competency Alignment:
> Apply safe hygiene, health and work practices (SHBXWHS001)

Training Salon Beauty A

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Facial Treatments

Training Package Competency Alignment:
> Provide facial treatments and skincare recommendations (SHBBFAS002)

Facial Treatments

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Body Massage

Training Package Competency Alignment:
> Provide body massages (SHBBBOS002)

Body Massage

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Skin and Body Wellness

Training Package Competency Alignment:
> Interpret and use information about nutrition and diet (HLTHPS010)

Skin and Body Wellness

 

Study Period 3

Core Subjects
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Body Treatments

Training Package Competency Alignment:
> Provide body treatments (SHBBBOS003)

Body Treatments

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Spa Therapy 1

Training Package Competency Alignment:
> Work in a spa therapies framework (SHBBSPA001)
> Provide spa therapies (SHBBSPA002)

Spa Therapy 1

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Aromatherapy - Beauty

Training Package Competency Alignment:
> Prepare personalised aromatic plant oil blends for beauty treatments (SHBBCCS002)
> Provide aromatherapy massages (SHBBOS004)

Aromatherapy - Beauty

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Training Salon Beauty B

Training Package Competency Alignment:
> Conduct salon financial transactions (SHBXCCS001)
> Provide salon services to clients (SHBXCCS002)

Training Salon Beauty B


Study Period 4

Core Subjects
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Advanced Facial Treatments

Training Package Competency Alignment:
> Provide specialised facial treatments (SHBBFAS003)

Advanced Facial Treatments

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Spa Therapy 2

Training Package Competency Alignment:
> Provide Indian head massages for relaxation (SHBBSPA004)
> Provide stone therapy massages (SHBBSPA003)

Spa Therapy 2

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Training Salon Beauty C

Training Package Competency Alignment:
> Monitor and manage small business operations (BSBSMB405)

Training Salon Beauty C

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Salon Marketing

Training Package Competency Alignment:
> Market the small business (BSBSMB403)

Salon Marketing


Electives

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Skin Stream: Microdermabrasion

Training Package Competency Alignment:
> Provide microdermabrasion treatments (SHBBSKS005)

Skin Stream: Microdermabrasion

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Body Stream: Lymphatic Massage Beauty

Training Package Competency Alignment:
> Provide superficial lymph massage treatments (SHBBBOS006)

Body Stream: Lymphatic Massage Beauty

To view the suggested order of completion for this course, click here

Outcomes

Employmentbeauty therapist career

Graduates from this Diploma of Beauty Therapy will be competent in a broad range of beauty therapy treatments. Careers open up for graduates from a Beauty Therapy Course, and jobs can be undertaken as skilled Beauty Therapists in salons, spas, home based business and the wider beauty industry.

Alternatively Salon Management is also an opportunity after successful completion of this course. As a diploma-qualified Beauty Therapist, you will be one step ahead of most of your competition and the choice of jobs available to you will be plentiful including specialising in specific areas of beauty therapy based on your electives chosen.

Further Study

While this qualification has an employment outcome in its own right, it is expected also to be used as a pathway for learners wishing to continue their studies at undergraduate level at university. Once you have a diploma in a field that interests you, the variety of further educational opportunities available to you is astounding.


This qualifications was endorsed in the SIB10 Beauty Training Package and has now been superseded by a new qualification released in the replacement version of that Training Package. Contact the Institute for further information.