SHB50115 Diploma of Beauty Therapy
Ready for a career in beauty therapy as a skin specialist or spa therapist?
The Diploma level qualification is the highest attainable qualification within the National Beauty Training Package. Not only will you graduate with the highest beauty qualification, you will graduate with in-demand skills as a expert-trained therapist with industry experience.
We ensure that you learn exactly what the industry needs including skin analysis, specialised facials, skin care recommendations, cosmetic tanning, body massages, microdermabrasion and more. Be one-step-ahead of the rest and land your dream job faster in the beauty industry.
BEAUTY THERAPY AT ACTI
In 12 months time, you could be working in the job of your dreams, achieving goals you never thought possible. We know that beauty therapy is more than just manicures and waxing. We create skilled skin therapists who can easily transition into the spa or clinical environment. We have a career path for you in the beauty industry.
The Diploma of Beauty Therapy is a fantastic place to start to get your skills and knowledge up to date. From there, there are multiple study options available within the beauty industry at ACTI. Want to own your own spa or lead a team of therapists? Want to advance to a laser or intense pulsed light hair removal specialist? ACTI can take you there.
Our beauty therapy training is designed to fit all beauty salon environments from salons and spas to clinics.
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The SHB50115 Diploma of Beauty Therapy has 25 units of competency which are made up of 13 core units and 12 elective units. We’ve selected all of the units you need to commence your career as a beauty therapist. This course covers microdermabrasion, specialised facials, skincare recommendations, cosmetic tanning, waxing, lash and brow services, massage and body treatments, reflexology, manicures and pedicures, makeup application, salon service, workplace health and safety, eyelash extensions, spa therapies, and more.
COURSE DELIVERY OPTIONS
This course is delivered face-to-face at ACTI in Canberra. Our facilities are state-of-the-art and specially designed to meet the needs of this course. Our specialised equipment, quality skin care and fully functional treatment rooms all contribute to ACTI’s second to none learning experience. ACTI offers Distance Education and Mixed Mode learning options for students.
Full Time: 2.5 days per week
Part Time: 2 evenings per week
Distance Education & Mixed Mode: theoretical learning to be completed at home with practical training at ACTI.
We know that everyone’s schedules are different. ACTI’s course options allow flexibility to balance work, family and study commitments.
Full time and part time options are available. Study full time for 20 hours or 2.5 days per week for 12 months, or part time for 8 hours or 2 evenings per week for 18 months. While learning hands on in the classroom, you’ll also compete training in our Student Salon where you will gain real-life industry experience providing treatments for paying clients. Enjoy the perks of school holiday breaks that align with the ACT school holidays.
ACTI’s Student Salon is where you will practice and refine your skills for paying clients. You’ll be providing services on a ‘not-for-profit’ basis and gain valuable experience treating real clients, while being guided by your educator.
Domestic Students: $15,000
International Students: $18,000
For more information on pricing, visit our Investment and Fees page.
No hidden expenses
Course fees at ACTI include everything you will need for your training course including uniforms, textbooks, learning materials and resources. Any additional expenses will be clearly outlined to you in your enrolment contract.
HOW DO I ENROL?
You’ve made the decision to kickstart your career in the beauty industry and we would love to have you at ACTI. Click here to apply to enrol in our SHB50115 Diploma of Beauty Therapy course. We have full time and part time positions available, commencing in February 2021.
We’d love to help! Send an enquiry here and our Enrolments team will happily help you.
ACTI courses are in high-demand and spaces are limited. Our students must demonstrate that they hold a suitable level of language, learning and numeracy skills to complete this course.
WHAT HAPPENS IF THE COURSE IS FULL?
We will put you straight onto the waiting list if this course is at capacity.
RECOGNITION OF PRIOR LEARNING (RPL)
You may be eligible to receive ‘Recognition of Prior Learning’ (RPL) if you have previous work experience or training. This will allow you to be deemed competent in certain areas, which will exempt you from some elements of the course including assessments. All RPL applications must occur prior to course commencement. For more information, please contact our Enrolments team at firstname.lastname@example.org or 1300 799 415.
Open doors that you never thought possible. As a diploma-qualified beauty therapist, you could work in day spas, beauty salons, hotels, resorts, clinical environments, cruise liners, or health retreats, in sales or marketing, in training, or own your own business – the options are endless.
Further education may include completing the Advanced Diploma of Intense Pulsed light and Laser for Hair Reduction or higher education Health Science degrees.
UNITS OF COMPETENCY
SHBBBOS006 Provide superficial lymph massage treatments
SHBBSPA004 Provide Indian head massages for relaxation
SHBBSPA003 Provide stone therapy massages
SHBBBOS004 Provide aromatherapy massages
SHBBCCS002 Prepare personalised aromatic plant oil blends for beauty treatments
SHBBBOS005 Use reflexology relaxation techniques in beauty treatments
SHBBSKS005 Provide micro-dermabrasion treatments
SHBBHRS002 Provide female intimate waxing services
SHBBBOS001 Apply cosmetic tanning products
SHBBMUP001 Apply eyelash extensions
SHBBMUP003 Design and apply makeup for photography
SHBBSPA001 Work in a spa therapies framework
SHBBBOS002 Provide body massages
SHBBBOS003 Provide body treatments
SHBBFAS001 Provide lash and brow services
SHBBFAS002 Provide facial treatments and skin care recommendations
SHBBFAS003 Provide specialised facial treatments
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
Ready to Start?
More information about this qualification can be found at http://training.gov.au/Training/Details/SHB50115.