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beauty-corse-imgDual Qualification in Beauty & Hair Reduction

SHB50115 Diploma of Beauty Therapy

This qualification reflects the role of individuals employed as beauty therapists to provide a broad range of beauty treatments and services including facial treatments, body massage and treatments, hair removal, lash and brow treatments, nail and make-up services. This includes consultation with clients to provide beauty advice, recommend beauty treatments and services, and sell retail skin-care and cosmetic products. Work is typically undertaken in beauty salons and spas.

Core Units

  • 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 treatment
  • 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

Elective Units

  • SHBBBOS004 Provide aromatherapy massages
  • SHBBBOS005 Use reflexology relaxation techniques in beauty treatments
  • SHBBCCS002 Prepare personalised aromatic plant oil blends for beauty treatments
  • SHBBSPA003 Provide stone therapy massages
  • SHBBSPA004 Provide Indian head massages for relaxation
  • SHBBBOS006 Provide superficial lymph massage treatments
  • SHBBHRS002 Provide female intimate waxing services
  • SHBBINF001 Maintain infection control standards
  • SHBBSKS005 Provide micro-dermabrasion treatments
  • SHBBMUP003 Design and apply make-up for photography
  • SHBBMUP004 Design and apply remedial camouflage make-up
  • SHBBCCS001 Advise on beauty products and services

Course Duration

3 days per week
Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday 9am – 4.30pm
78 weeks / 15 months

Check your eligibility for government-subsidised training by completing the eligibility test form online for SHB50115 Diploma of Beauty Therapy. http://www.smartandskilled.net.au/smart-and-skilled-eligibility-quick-check.aspx

Entry Requirement

There are no entry requirements for this qualification.

Course Includes

  • SHB50115 Diploma of Beauty Therapy upon resulting competent
  • Electronic training material
  • All assessments
  • Clinic practical hours
  • Work placement support

SIB70110 Graduate Certificate in Intense Pulsed Light and Laser Hair Reduction

This qualification reflects the role of individuals who apply substantial specialised knowledge and skills to design and safely apply non-ionising radiation treatments using intense pulsed light and laser technologies for hair reduction on the face and body.

In this role they make complex, high level, independent judgements in consulting with clients, analysing their hair conditions, designing and evaluating intense pulsed light hair reduction treatment programs, selecting and using appropriate technology, and applying it within the context of safe client and operator practices and in compliance with regulatory requirements. Ongoing technological developments in this area of practice require the use of broad knowledge and the identification, analysis and evaluation of information from a variety of sources to build personal capability.

Practice may be undertaken in the hair reduction stream of the beauty industry or in other settings where cosmetic laser hair reduction services are offered.


  • HLTIN402B Maintain infection control standards in office practice settings
  • SIBBHRS705A Apply intense pulsed light and laser safety protocols
  • SIBBHRS706A Design intense pulsed light and laser hair reduction treatment programs
  • SIBBHRS707A Provide intense pulsed light and laser hair reduction treatments
  • SIBBRES702A Investigate developments in cosmetic treatments using light or laser systems

Course Duration

3 days per week
30 weeks / 6 months
Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday 9am – 4.30pm
*Discuss your timetable with the trainer
*Speak to your trainer to organise practical hours in the SBDI clinic.

Entry Requirement

To undertake this qualification, you must hold SIB50110 Diploma of Beauty Therapy or
– Have significant and relevant vocational experience with a primary focus on providing facial services, skin services and hair reduction services or
– Evidence of significant and relevant vocational experience relating to the application of human biology, anatomy & physiology knowledge

Entry Requirement for Overseas Students

  • Meet evidentiary requirements for country of origin
  • Have an IELTS score of 5.5 or above or undertake an English Language test prior to enrolment TOEFL 527; TOEFLiBT46; CAE162; PTE42 or
  • OET pass mark or 5 years study in Australia, Canada New Zealand; South Africa or
  • Republic of Ireland or Passport holders for UK, USA, Canada, Republic of Ireland or Senior Secondary Certificate in Australia.
  • Undertake a pre-enrolment interview / initial skills assessment.

Course Includes

  • SIB70110 Graduate Certificate upon resulting competent
  • Electronic training material
  • Assessment guide
  • Clinic practical hours
  • Work placement support

Course Cost

$19,600 International
$17,100 Domestic

Additional course costs:
$500.00 – Administration fee
$100.00 – Uniform
$100.00 –Safety glasses (if required)  

Campus location: 2/161 New South Head Road Edgecliff NSW 2027

How can I pay for the course?

Payments can be made via credit card (visa and master card) cash or EFT. Flexible payment plans available via Ezidebit.

How can I enrol in the course?

You may enrol online http://www.sbdi.com.au/enrol-now/ once we receive your enrolment form our admissions team will contact you to process your enrolment.

Payment upon enrolment:
20% of course cost
$500.00 administration fee
$100.00 uniform

Delivery Mode

Face – to – face learning, self-paced distance delivery, workplace training in SBDI clinic.

Course Start Dates

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