The Diploma of Beauty Therapy is the highest level of qualification. It is in-depth course suitable for those who wish to manage or start their own beauty salon, specialise in advanced beauty therapy techniques or simply enhance their knowledge of, body treatments or spa techniques. On the completion you will become a skincare expert able to consult with a client about their skin concerns and their needs. You will be able to recommend a treatment plan and homecare routine.
Course delivery: A combination of classroom – face-to-face with a trainer, home-study and supervised clinic placement.
Course Duration: Full Time: over 40 weeks; in 4 terms
Course Entry Requirements and Pre-Requisites:
There are no formal academic requirements for this qualification, however we require that all students:
Be at least 18 years old;
Successfully complete the pre-enrolment interview including LLN assessment; and
Nominate and have approved by the college a suitable workplace with all necessary resources to complete the practical components of the course
After graduation your career opportunity are endless. You may practice independently in your own salon or you may choose to gain valuable experience and work in a Beauty Salon or Spa.
If you're interest is in advanced treatment, Diploma Beauty Therapists Graduates may also work in salons and clinics where advanced technologies such as IPL and Laser are used to perform services including hair removal, microdermabrasion, collagen stimulation, pigmentation reduction, vascular and other anti-aging treatments.
(13 core + 12 elective)
Provide body massages
Provide body treatments
Provide lash and brow services
Provide facial treatments and skin care recommendations
Provide specialised facial treatments
Provide waxing services
Design and apply make-up
Provide manicure and pedicare services
Research and apply beauty industry information
Conduct salon financial transactions
Provide salon services to clients
Comply with organisational requirements within a personal services environment
Apply safe hygiene, health and work practices
Provide micro-dermabrasion treatments
Maintain infection control
Provide aromatherapy massages
Prepare personalised aromatic plant oil blends for beauty treatments
Work in a spa therapies framework
Provide spa therapies
Provide stone therapy massages
Provide Indian head massages for relaxation
Provide female intimate waxing services
Design and apply remedial camouflage make-up
Design and apply make-up for photography
Apply cosmetic tanning products
This course is Nationally Accredited.