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|Length||Full time Two years|
|Commencement||Start any time|
This qualification will provide a trainee with the skills and knowledge to successfully apply a range of beauty services within a salon. Along with on the job direction trainees will be guided by Pure Academy’s highly experienced teachers, learning how to safely and effectively provide clients with quality nail, waxing, tanning, lash and brow and makeup services.
Working in a Hair Salon, Resorts, Day Spas, Cruise Ships, or own your own business.
This course provides a pathway for further study at South West TAFE. Credits from the Certificate III in Beauty Services can be used towards the Certificate IV in Beauty Therapy and then a Diploma of Beauty Therapy.
This qualification is superseded and course updates are occurring.
To ensure course content is relevant and industry-specific, industry is constantly having input into this training package. The course code, title, units, and content may change in the future and you may be enrolled in the new qualification. Further information will be provided on our website, upon enrolment and/or during the course of your training.
Students enrolling in this course must be 16 years of age or older and have completed year 10 or equivalent.
Students are required to obtain a police check prior to starting the course. The impact of any disclosures will be considered on a case by case basis.
Students entering this course must be employed by a beauty salon or day spa as a trainee.
You need to be employed in this field as an apprentice or trainee before commencing this course.
If you are currently not employed in this field please contact the Skills and Jobs Centre for further advice.
To be eligible for this qualification you must successfully complete all 14 core units and 4 electives units.
|Unit Code||Unit Name||Unit Hours||Unit Consumables|
|SHBBBOS007||Apply cosmetic tanning products||20||$30.00|
|SHBBCCS005||Advise on beauty products and services||30||$0.00|
|SHBBFAS004||Provide lash and brow services||30||$71.55|
|SHBBHRS010||Provide waxing services||100||$45.00|
|SHBBMUP009||Design and apply make-up||45||$336.07|
|SHBBNLS007||Provide manicure and pedicare services||60||$86.21|
|SHBBNLS011||Use electric file equipment for nail services||30||$0.00|
|SHBBRES003||Research and apply beauty industry information||20||$0.00|
|SHBXCCS007||Conduct salon financial transactions||25||$0.00|
|SHBXCCS008||Provide salon services to clients||30||$0.00|
|SHBXIND003||Comply with organisational requirements within a personal services environment||45||$0.00|
|SHBXWHS003||Apply safe hygiene, health and work practices||40||$0.00|
|SIRXOSM002||Maintain ethical and professional standards when using social media and online platforms||50||$0.00|
|SIRXSLS001||Sell to the retail customer||20||$0.00|
|Unit Code||Unit Name||Unit Hours||Unit Consumables|
|SHBBINF002||Maintain infection control standards||75||$5.00|
|SHBBMUP008||Apply eyelash extensions||40||$181.15|
|SHBBMUP010||Design and apply make-up for photography||30||$15.00|
|SHBBNLS010||Apply nail art||15||$39.91|
This course involves accredited units. You will be required to complete assessment tasks to demonstrate your underpinning knowledge, skills and attributes to meet the course outcomes. A combination of written, oral and practical assessment strategies will be used in either a classroom, online or workplace environment.
Where units require demonstration of skills in a workplace environment, you will have the opportunity to do this either in your own workplace (where appropriate), through a practical placement, or by using one of the Institute's simulated workshops/classrooms. Detailed information about the types, conduct and dates of assessments will be provided in advance. You will also be provided with information about the opportunity for reassessment and appeal.
Once you have applied for your chosen course, you will receive a thank you email from South West TAFE with a few steps to help process your enrolment.
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If you have experience or prior qualifications, you may be eligible to apply for recognition of prior learning and gain credits. You will be asked to provide any relevant Statement of Attainment to support identified credits.
Here's an outline of fees and costs associated with your course.
Your fees each year can be made up of 3 different elements. Everyone has different circumstances that can affect what you pay and how much you pay. :
There are 4 different rates of tuition fees. Only one will apply to you (depending on your eligibility and circumstances).
The fees listed below are indicative only. The student tuition fees as published are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment. Funding made available to eligible individuals by State and Commonwealth Governments. If funding is utilised, this may affect future opportunities to access additional funding in the future.
|Course fees by student type||Indicative Course Fee|
|Government subsidised rate (if eligible)||$3,110.00|
|Full fee rate (if not eligible for govt subsidy)||$5,185.00|
Some courses require specific resources or materials necessary for your study eg: tools of the trade, excursions, etc. Final costs will be determined upon enrolment.
|Additional course fees||Indicative Course Fee|
|Course consumable/materials (approximate)||$976.89|
Once we have processed your enrolment form, you will receive an email with your invoice.
Payments will need to be arranged within five(5) business days of receiving the email containing your invoice.
We also offer a range of scholarships each year which you may be eligible to apply for to assist with course fees.
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