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|Study Mode||Full-time, On Campus|
|Timetable||Four days a week in semester one 2023, three and a half days a week in semester two 2023, then three days a week in semester one, 2024.|
This comprehensive beauty course will give you the skills and confidence to work in a variety of
beauty areas including day spas, resorts and retreats. Students will learn a wide variety of beauty
services including specialised facial treatments, body massage, hot stone
therapy, aromatherapy massage, waxing, lash and brow treatments, nail services, and make-up.
In consultation with our Industry Partners, students will undertake work placement as part of
their course, gaining invaluable experience in a professional environment. Students will also get
essential hands on practice in a real salon environment in our dynamic and vibrant Pure Academy
Salon. Students in this course will experience an excursion to a leading Day Spa along with free
access to up-to-date workshops with our industry partners.
To complete your training and be truly ready to step into your dream job you have the opportunity
to join our exclusive Emerging Graduate Program which encompasses resume writing, interview
preparation, personal presentation, business skills and work experience.
You will learn specialised facial treatments, spa treatments, body massage, stone therapy massage, aromatherapy massage, waxing, lash and tinting and shaping, nail and make-up services, all whilst providing services to clients in the Pure Academy Salon.
This comprehensive beauty course will give you the skills and confidence to work in a variety of beauty areas including day spas, resorts and retreats.
On completion of this course you will have the opportunity to undertake a variety of employment opportunities - working in a salon, resorts, day spas, cruise ships, make-up artistry, massage, salon management or own your own business.
This comprehensive course has a strong industry focus and in partnership with Quality Suites Deep Blue, students will undertake industry work placement as part of their course.
You will complete practical tasks and assessments on clients whilst working on clients in the Pure Academy Salon. In partnership with Deep Blue, you will undertake work experience throughout their course to gain valuable industry experience.
You will also attend sessions with your teacher at local spas (ie. Endota, Deep Blue) and have an excursion to a large high-end spa during your training.
Why don’t you come along to our next course info session to find out everything you need to start your learning journey? You can chat with our teachers, tour our facilities, learn more about the course, find out about the application process and get your questions answered by our course experts.
You will need to have completed year 12, demonstrate an ACSF level of 3 or provide evidence of completion of a Certificate IV or higher qualification. You must also be 17 years of age or older.
You are also required to obtain a police check and a Working With Children check prior to starting the course. The impact of any disclosures will be considered on a case by case basis.
To be eligible to be awarded this qualification you must successfully complete 20 core and 9 elective units
|Unit Code||Unit Name||Unit Hours||Unit Consumables|
|SHBBBOS008||Provide body massages||100||$15.00|
|SHBBCCS005||Advise on beauty products and services||30||$0.00|
|SHBBFAS004||Provide lash and brow services||30||$71.55|
|SHBBFAS005||Provide facial treatments and skin care recommendations||100||$45.00|
|SHBBFAS006||Provide specialised facial treatments||100||$45.00|
|SHBBHRS010||Provide waxing services||100||$45.00|
|SHBBMUP009||Design and apply make-up||45||$336.07|
|SHBBNLS007||Provide manicure and pedicare services||60||$56.21|
|SHBBNLS011||Use electric file equipment for nail services||30||$0.00|
|SHBBRES003||Research and apply beauty industry information||20||$0.00|
|SHBBSSC001||Incorporate knowledge of skin structure and functions into beauty therapy||60||$0.00|
|SHBBSSC002||Incorporate knowledge of body structures and functions into beauty therapy||60||$0.00|
|SHBXCCS005||Maintain health and wellbeing in a personal services setting||40||$0.00|
|SHBXCCS006||Promote healthy nutritional options in a beauty therapy context||40||$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|
|SHBBBOS009||Provide aromatherapy massages||80||$229.75|
|SHBBCCS006||Prepare personalised aromatic plant oil blends for beauty treatments||35||$15.00|
|SHBBHRS011||Provide female intimate waxing services||24||$30.00|
|SHBBINF002||Maintain infection control standards||75||$5.00|
|SHBBMUP010||Design and apply make-up for photography||30||$15.00|
|SHBBSPA005||Work in a spa therapies framework||20||$0.00|
|SHBBSPA006||Provide spa therapies||80||$15.00|
|SHBBSPA007||Provide stone therapy massages||45||$0.00|
|SHBBSPA008||Provide Indian head massages for relaxation||25||$0.00|
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.
Complete a Pre-Training Review
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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)||$6,350.00|
|Full fee rate (if not eligible for govt subsidy)||$10,580.00|
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)||$1,330.58|
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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