Diploma of Beauty Therapy (SIB50110) - Part Time

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Part Time Course Dates:

Courses are subject to sufficient student numbers. Insufficient numbers will result in cancellation (10 days prior) and students will be notified by phone and email.

If the dates above are not suitable, you can always register interest and you will be notified of any new dates when they are added.

Get into a career as a beauty and spa therapist! The Diploma of Beauty Therapy qualification prepares students to gain work in beauty salons, providing spa treatments, advanced facials, a variety of massage treatments, waxing, make-up application, manicure and pedicures and lash and brow treatments or to start their own beauty business.

The course can be completed part time either one day per week (on either Friday's or Saturday's) or two days per week (on Friday's and Saturday's) with the Anatomy and Physiology, Nutrition and Cosmetic Chemistry theory components of the course to be completed by home study over the duration of your study. Book into the each of the individual modules, selecting the dates and times that suit you! This flexible delivery style makes it easy for you to fit study into your life!

In order to achieve the Diploma of Beauty Therapy, students must complete the following modules:

 

Qualification & Units of Competency

Course Code: SHB50115

Students who successfully complete the course will receive the nationally recognised Diploma of Beauty Therapy (SHB50115) qualification. This course is accredited under the Australian Qualifications Training Framework.

To check our accreditation details click here.

 

 

Make-Up:

The make-up module prepares students to work freelance as a make-up artist, or in the retail environment.

makeup application

Module Duration:

The Make-Up module runs over 16 weeks on either Friday's or Saturday's (9.30am - 4pm).

Units Covered:

UNIT CODE UNIT NAME
SIBXCCS201A Conduct Financial Transactions
SIBXCCS202A Provide service to clients
SIRXCOM001A Communicate in the workplace
SIBXFAS201A Design and apply make-up
SIRXIND001A Work effectively in a retail environment
SIRXOHS001A Apply safe working practices
SIBXFAS202A Design and apply make-up for photography
SIBBFAS303A Design and apply remedial camouflage

Module Dates:

  • 18th Mar 19 – 9th Aug 20 – Monday’s (9:00AM) – Gold Coast
  • 18th Mar 19 – 9th Aug 19 – Monday’s (9:00AM) – Brisbane
  • If the start dates above are not suitable, you are welcome to register interest. You will receive an email notification when any new dates are scheduled.

Anatomy and Physiology:

The Anatomy and Physiology course covers the theory of the body's structure and systems, including cells and tissues, muscular, nervous, skeletal, circulatory, respiratory, lymphatic, endocrine, reproductive and urinary systems.

This course is delivered in a home study method, allowing students to study at their own pace at a time convenient for them, submitting assessments as they progress through the workbooks. Students completing the entire Certificate IV qualification are recommended to start home study on this unit on commencement of the course, continuing their study while they are completing all other modules in the course.

Module Duration:

As this theroetical unit is quite large it can take between 6 months - 1 year for students to complete, for this reason we recommend that student's commence this module upon commencement of the first face-to-face module of the course. Students will be required to come in to sit the final exam, available dates will be organised with the student when they are ready to sit the exam.

Units Covered:

UNIT CODE UNIT NAME
SIBBCCS403A Recognise body structures and systems in a beauty therapy context

Module Dates:

  • Start any time!

Waxing and Tinting:

waxingeyelash tinting

The Waxing and Tinting course prepares students to work in a salon providing waxing, eyelash and eyebrow tinting and shaping treatments.

Module Duration:

This course runs over 12 weeks on either Friday's or Saturday's (9.30am - 4pm).

Units Covered:

UNIT CODE UNIT NAME
SIBBCCS301A Apply the principles of skin biology to beauty treatments
SIBBRES201A Research and apply beauty industry information
SIBBCCS302A Advise on beauty services
SIBBFAS302A Provide lash and brow treatments
SIBBFAS201A Demonstrate retail skin care products
SIBBHRS301A Perform waxing treatments

Module Dates:

  • There is currently no scheduled start dates for this course. New start dates will be scheduled soon, to receive an email notification when the next date is scheduled register your interest by clicking here.

Facial Treatments:

facial

The facial treatments course is designed to prepare students to provide a professional facial treatments.

Students will be able to analyse their client's skin, offer a treatment plan for professional facial treatments. Provide facials using professional products used only in industry.

Module Duration:

This course runs over 12 weeks on either Friday's or Saturday's (9.30am - 4pm).

Units Covered:

UNIT CODE UNIT NAME
SIBBFAS404A Provide facial treatments
SIBBCCS404A Work in a skin therapies framework
SIBBCCS405A Develop treatment plans

Module Dates:

  • There is currently no scheduled start dates for this course. New start dates will be scheduled soon, to receive an email notification when the next date is scheduled register your interest by clicking here.

Advanced Facials:

advanced facial

The advanced facials course is designed to prepare you to provide more advanced facial treatments to obtain better results for your clients specific needs according to their skin conditions and type by reaching deeper layers in the skin.

You will learn how to use the following machines in the advanced facials module:

  • High Frequency: direct setting is good for improving scar tissue and is anti-bacterial and good for treating acne, the indirect setting is good for mature and dry skin to stimulate oil flow.
  • Galvanic: the iontonphoresis setting is used for inducing water soluable substances into the skin for specific effects and is particularly good for dehydrated skin, the desincrustation setting is good for deep cleansing and removing oil and skin blockages.
  • Vaacum Suction: increases the flow of lymph draining to remove waste and toxins and is deep cleansing and nourishing.
  • Microcurrent: is used for toning and firming to rejuvenate and recontour the facial muscles.
  • Microdermabrasion: is a deep cleansing exfoliation treatment which is good for improving fine lines, pigmentation, acne and scarring.

Pre-requisite Requirements

Student's must have successfully completed the Facials and Chemistry modules prior to commencing the Advanced Facials module.

Module Duration:

This course runs over 10 weeks on either Friday's or Saturday's (9.30am - 4pm).

Units Covered:

UNIT CODE UNIT NAME
SIBBCCS406A Use electricity in beauty therapy treatments
SIBBFAS405A Provide advanced facial treatments
SIBBSKS506A Apply micro-dermabrasion to improve skin appearance

Module Dates:

  • There is currently no scheduled start dates for this course. New start dates will be scheduled soon, to receive an email notification when the next date is scheduled register your interest by clicking here.

Manicure and Pedicures:

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The manicure and pedicure course prepares students to be able to work in a beauty salon providing manicure and pedicure treatments.

This course forms part of the Certificate II In Nail Technology, students who wish to gain this qualification (learning acrylic and gel nail enhancement and nail art) can do so by continuing on for a further 13 weeks of study after the manicure and pedicure course - view the Acrylic and Gel Nail course for more information.

Module Duration:

The course runs over 7 weeks on either Friday's or Saturday's (9.30am - 4pm).

Units Covered:

UNIT CODE UNIT NAME
SIBBNLS202A Provide manicure and pedicare services
SIBBNLS201A Work in a nail services framework

Module Dates:

  • There is currently no scheduled start dates for this course. New start dates will be scheduled soon, to receive an email notification when the next date is scheduled register your interest by clicking here.

Massage:

massage

The body massage course is designed to prepare students to provide professional massage treatments. Students will learn the muscular and skeletal systems and how to preform a Swedish massage.

Module Duration:

This course runs over 10 weeks on either Friday's or Saturday's (9.30am - 4pm).

Units Covered:

UNIT CODE UNIT NAME
SIBBBOS401A Perform body massage

Module Dates:

  • There is currently no scheduled start dates for this course. New start dates will be scheduled soon, to receive an email notification when the next date is scheduled register your interest by clicking here.

Cosmetic Chemistry:

This course is delivered in a home study method, allowing you to study at your own pace at a time convienent for you, submitting assessments as you progress through the workbooks. The chemistry unit is made up of two tutorials which each have an assessment item that must be completed. You will be required to come in to sit the final exam, the exam date will be organised with you when you are ready to sit the exam. The chemistry unit must be completed before completing the Advanced Facials module.

UNIT CODE UNIT NAME
SIBBCCS407A Interpret the chemical composition and physical actions of cosmetic products

Module Dates:

  • Start any time!

Aromatherapy:

The aromatherapy course is designed to prepare students to provide aromatherapy massage treatments. Learn the properties and benefits of aromatherapy oils and the sources they come from, to enable you to create a blend of oils suitable for each individual client. Students must have successfully completed the Massage module prior to commencing the aromatherapy module.

This course runs over 8 weeks on either Friday's (9am - 3.30pm) or Saturday's (9.30am - 4pm).

UNIT CODE UNIT NAME
SIBBBOS403A Perform aromatherapy massage
SIBBBOS504A Apply aromatic plant oil chemistry to beauty treatments
SIBBBOS505A Blend and apply a range of aromatic plant oils for beauty treatments

Pre-requisite Requirements:

Students must have successfully completed the Massage module prior to commencing the Aromatherapy module.

Module Dates:

  • There is currently no scheduled start dates for this course. New start dates will be scheduled soon, to receive an email notification when the next date is scheduled register your interest by clicking here.

Indian Head Massage:

head massage

The Indian head massage course is designed to prepare students to provide Indian head massage treatments.

This course runs over 8 weeks on either Friday's or Saturday's (9.30am - 4pm).

UNIT CODE UNIT NAME
SIBBSPA505A Provide Indian head massage for relaxation

Module Dates:

  • There is currently no scheduled start dates for this course. New start dates will be scheduled soon, to receive an email notification when the next date is scheduled register your interest by clicking here.

Hot Stone Massage:

hot stone massage

The hot stone massage course is designed to prepare students to provide hot stone massage treatments.

Module Duration:

This course runs over 9 weeks on either Friday's or Saturday's (9.30am - 4pm).

Units Covered:

UNIT CODE UNIT NAME
SIBBSPA504A Provide stone therapy massage

Module Dates:

  • There is currently no scheduled start dates for this course. New start dates will be scheduled soon, to receive an email notification when the next date is scheduled register your interest by clicking here.

Spa Treatments:

body wrapsspa treatments

The spa treatments course is designed to prepare you to work in the spa environment and develop your own spa treatments. You will learn to put together a treatment plan for the body using seaweed and mud.

During the course you will have an external training day in a real life spa environment to learn the practical operation of a water therapies such as using a vishy shower. This external day will be scheduled mid week.

You will learn:

  • body brushing
  • professional products
  • natural ingredients
  • different body masks
  • body exfoliation
  • body polishing

Pre-requisite Requirements:

Students must have successfully completed the Massage module prior to commencing the Spa Treatments module.

Module Duration:

This course runs over 6 weeks on either Friday's or Saturday's (9.30am - 4pm) plus one additional external training day mid week in a spa environment.

Units Covered:

UNIT CODE UNIT NAME
SIBBSPA501A Work in a spa therapies framework
SIBBSPA502A Plan spa programs
SIBBSPA503A Provide spa therapies

Module Dates:

  • There is currently no scheduled start dates for this course. New start dates will be scheduled soon, to receive an email notification when the next date is scheduled register your interest by clicking here.

Nutrition:

This course is delivered in a home study method, allowing you to study at your own pace at a time convienent for you, submitting assessments as you progress through the workbooks. The nutrition unit is made up of two tutorials which each have an assessment item that must be completed. You will be required to come in to sit the final exam, the exam date will be organised with you when you are ready to sit the exam. The nutrition unit must be completed before completing the Body Electrics module.

Units Covered:

UNIT CODE UNIT NAME
SIBBCCS408A Promote healthy nutritional options in a beauty therapy context

Module Dates:

  • Start any time!

Body Electrics:

The body electrics course provides you with advanced methods to help improve your clients posture, reduce cellulite and firm tissues. This will enable you to design a specific treatment plan for your clients body type, acoording to their specific needs to help reduce cellulite and improve muscle tone in their target areas. You will be able to assist your clients with targeted exercises and you will map your own results throughout the course.

You will learn how to use the following machines in the body electrics module:

  • Faradic: improve muscle tone and definition, re-educate inactive muscles and also helps with lymphactic draining and removal of waste.
  • G5: mechanical massage to aid lymph draining and is especially effective with improving cellulite.
  • Vaccum Suction: helps with the reduction of fluid retention and loose tissue.
  • High Frequency: direct setting promotes skin healing and is good for treating acne, the indirect setting is good for relieving muscle tension and pre-warming before massage.

Pre-requisite Requirements:

Student's much have successfully completed the Massage module prior to commencing the Body Electrics module.

Module Duration:

This course runs over 8 weeks on either Friday's or Saturday's (9.30am - 4pm).

Units Covered:

UNIT CODE UNIT NAME
SIBBBOS402A Provide body treatments

Module Dates:

  • There is currently no scheduled start dates for this course. New start dates will be scheduled soon, to receive an email notification when the next date is scheduled register your interest by clicking here.

Course Fees

VET Student Loans

From the 1st of January 2017 a new government student loan scheme became available to students enrolling into eligible courses at approved providers.

VET Student Loans are available for students who meet the eligibility requirements to assist with payment of the course fees. Students who take out a VET Student Loan will have a HELP debt which is due to the Commonwealth until it is repaid.

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Required Equipment/Additional Costs:

  • Beauty Kit: $500.00

Application and Enrolment Process:

  1. Phone the Gold Coast (07) 55 938 335 OR Brisbane (07) 38 541 395 campus to arrange your interview OR fill out the online Application Form and arrange a phone interview if you cannot come into either campus.
  2. Attend your interview or complete the phone interview.
  3. You will receive your enrolment paperwork and the student handbook at the interview and information on the required evidence you will have to supply to support your application.
  4. After reading the student handbook and enrolment forms, if you wish to enrol you must submit the enrolment form along with any requested evidence (original or certified copies of originals).
  5. Our administration staff will check the completed enrolment form and evidence you supplied to demonstrate your suitability for the course. We may have to ask you further information or discuss your options if you don't meet the suitability requirements for the course. If you do meet the suitability requirements for the course, we will send you a Confirmation of Enrolment, along with payment plan forms.

Next Course Start Dates:

  • There is currently no scheduled start dates for this course. New start dates will be scheduled soon, to receive an email notification when the next date is scheduled register your interest by clicking here.

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