Top 3 skills you will achieve:
- Use natural therapies in beauty treatment
- Management and leadership
- Provide specialised treatments
Diploma of Beauty Therapy
Get the knowledge and skills to provide a full range of advanced beauty, spa and natural therapy treatments. This course can also put you on the path to managing or owning your own salon.
|Course Code:||S781 (National ID: SIB50110)|| |
|Careers:||Spa/Beauty Therapist, Spa/Salon Manager|| |
6 months, once you complete the Cert IV
|How:||Full time|| |
|Where:||PERTH CAMPUS - Building 230 Aberdeen StreetNORTHBRIDGE6003|| |
|Intake:||Semester 1|| |
|International study available:||Yes|| |
|Online study available:||No|| |
|Uni pathway available:||No|| |
About the course Ask us a question about this course
This course will see you learn how to apply a full range of advanced face and body treatments including microdermabrasion.
You will gain skills in aromatherapy, using essential oils and spa treatments.
This course is run by beauty therapy lecturers who have vast industry experience. Training takes place in Central's new, state of the art facilities, which include a working beauty salon/day spa equipped with industry standard equipment. You will gain skills in managing a clinc.
You can choose to study this course as a traineeship and earn money while you gain on the job skills.
View our brochure to see the career pathways for our beauty therapy courses.
Where this course can lead you
Job prospects in this industry are generally high with a large number of salons and day spas spread throughout metropolitan areas. Central will give you the beauty therapy skills to work in the industry or start your own business.
The Diploma of Beauty Therapy gives you the skills to work in a role in the high end of the industry.
Your Diploma of Beauty Services prepares you for roles such as:
- AF399C444E3C4C2E82A51928D373AF3F">Salon Manager/ Owner
Skills you will gain from this course
Central's beauty therapy qualifications provide you with skills that are relevant to current industry trends and practices.
By the end of this course you will be able to:
Connected with industry
Central has it's own beauty clinic managed and operated by our own students under the guidance of qualified staff. It is open to students, staff and the public and provides excellent work experience opportunities for beauty therapy students.
Central's focus on industry relevancy means practical course content geared towards getting you a career. Together, with our industry partners we are able to put you in touch with prospective employers.
We ensure beauty therapy professionals are our lecturers. So you’ll be gaining the best experience possible from the people who have done exactly what you want to do.
|Plan:||S781 - CU1109 - PSC|| |
|Description:||Complete 33 units: 22 core and 11 elective units|| |
Title: GROUP 01 - CORE UNITS
Description: Central Institute of Technology offer the units listed below.
Please note: previously completed units may count towards this qualification. Please discuss with the teaching area to determine eligibility.
|D4751||SIBBBOS401A||Perform body massage|
|D4752||SIBBBOS402A||Provide body treatments|
|D4757||SIBBCCS301A||Apply the principles of skin biology to beauty treatments|
|D4758||SIBBCCS302A||Advise on beauty services|
|D4759||SIBBCCS403A||Recognise body structures and systems in a beauty therapy context|
|D4760||SIBBCCS404A||Work in a skin therapies framework|
|D4761||SIBBCCS405A||Develop treatment plans|
|D4762||SIBBCCS406A||Use electricity in beauty therapy treatments|
|D4763||SIBBCCS407A||Interpret the chemical composition and physical actions of cosmetic products|
|D4764||SIBBCCS408A||Promote healthy nutritional options in a beauty therapy context|
|D4766||SIBBFAS302A||Provide lash and brow treatments|
|D4768||SIBBFAS404A||Provide facial treatments|
|D4769||SIBBFAS405A||Provide advanced facial treatments|
|D4770||SIBBHRS301A||Perform waxing treatments|
|D4777||SIBBNLS201A||Work in a nail services framework|
|D4778||SIBBNLS202A||Provide manicure and pedicare services|
|D4797||SIBXCCS201A||Conduct financial transactions|
|D4798||SIBXCCS202A||Provide service to clients|
|D4799||SIBXFAS201A||Design and apply make-up|
|S6120||SIRXCOM001A||Communicate in the workplace|
|S6140||SIRXIND001A||Work effectively in a retail environment|
|S6168||SIRXOHS001A||Apply safe working practices|
Title: GROUP 03 - ELECTIVE UNITS
Description: Learners to complete 6 additional elective units . 5 Elective listed below and 1 from Group 04.
|D1021||BSBSUS201A||Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices|
|D4753||SIBBBOS403A||Perform aromatherapy massage|
|D4754||SIBBBOS504A||Apply aromatic plant oil chemistry to beauty treatments|
|D4755||SIBBBOS505A||Blend and apply a range of aromatic plant oils for beauty treatments|
|D4756||SIBBBOS506A||Use reflexology relaxation techniques in beauty treatments|
Title: GROUP 04 - ELECTIVE UNITS
Description: Learners to complete 1 of the following units.
|D4767||SIBBFAS303A||Design and apply remedial camouflage make-up|
|D4771||SIBBHRS502A||Perform female intimate waxing treatments|
|D4800||SIBXFAS202A||Design and apply make-up for photography|
Title: GROUP 02 - SPA TREATMENTS
Description: Learners to complete all units listed below.
|D4792||SIBBSPA501A||Work in a spa therapies framework|
|D4793||SIBBSPA502A||Plan spa programs|
|D4794||SIBBSPA503A||Provide spa therapies|
|D4795||SIBBSPA504A||Provide stone therapy massage|
|D4796||SIBBSPA505A||Provide Indian head massage for relaxation|
Information for international students
Studying as an international student at Central
Central is one of Australia's largest VET colleges, and trains around 1700 international students from more than 85 countries each year. In 2010, we were the inaugural winner of Western Australia's International Training Provider of the Year award and were again given this award in 2011 and 2013.
Our campuses are conveniently located near the centre of Perth's CBD, making them easy to access via public transport. Central boasts excellent state of the art facilities and resources and a friendly, safe and secure learning environment.
As a graduate, you are ensured direct pathways to further qualifications at Western Australian universities, or alternatively, the job ready skills you need to succeed in your career straight away.
We offer a dedicated International Centre which is focused on servicing International students, helping you with your personal and academic needs. Staff offer friendly, specialised support and guidance from your initial contact through to your graduation, to ensure that your experience at Central is enjoyable and rewarding.
Visit our international pages to find out more about studying at Central and life in Perth.
Find out from international students about their experiences studying at Central.
Find out about applying to study at Central as an International student.
Courses available to international students at Central are delivered in partnership with Education and Training International RTO Provider No: 52395 CRICOS Provider Code: 00020G
Getting into this course
In order to gain entry into this course you must demonstrate basic maths and well developed communication skills.
This conversion table explains the grades you need to have obtained at a high school level to meet this entry level requirement.
The Application Process
This course is delivered full time.
Find out about applying for a full time course
Applications are now open to study this course full time in Semester 1, 2015.
Recognition of Prior Learning
Do you have existing skills? Whether obtained through paid or voluntary work, training or other experiences, you may be able to fast track your study by applying for recognition of prior learning, often referred to as RPL.
Find out more here
Domestic full time students
Course fees are made up of two components, tuition fees and resource fees.
Fees may vary depending on the units you are enrolled in so an approximate amount has been shown. You will be given the exact amount of your fees at enrolment. Part time student fees will vary depending on the number of units you are enrolled in.
Please note, you may also need to buy textbooks or equipment for your course.
Tuition fees are determined by multiplying the course fee rate by the nominal hours, which is the number of hours in which an average student could be expected to complete each unit. They are not the hours of training or instruction.
Full course approximate tuition fee based on the 1 semesters it takes to complete full time: $6514
The resource fees cover the materials and services required to complete a unit.
Approximate resource fee for the full course: $TBA
Paying your fees:Both tuition and resource fees for the upcoming semester should be paid in full at the time of enrolment. Find out how and where to pay for your course
Most Diploma and above students are eligible for VET FEE-HELP. This is a Government loan program that helps you with your fees so you can pay them off slowly by instalments.
Find out more about VET FEE-HELP
International students:The total course cost for international students is
$5,450 + resource / material fee (1 semester)
. You will need to pay your course fees to ETI
when you accept your offer.