Diploma of Beauty Therapy

  • Qualification:


  • Study mode:

    On Campus

  • Payment options:

    Payment planUpfront payment

  • Duration:

    12 months full-time or part-time equivalent

  • Start date:

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  • Awarded by:

    Australian International Skills Training (RTO 31792)

  • Location

    QLD, Brisbane

  • Career Outcomes:

    Retail Cosmetic Assistant | Beautician | Beauty Therapist | Small Business Owner | Massage Therapist | View All

This course meets the Nationally Recognised Training standards. It is listed on the Australian government’s National Register for Vocational Education and Training (VET). Studying this course leads to a qualification that’s recognised throughout Australia, and lets employers know that you have the right skills for the job.

Course Rundown

Love pampering others? Always want to make people feel good about themselves? Have a knack for all things beauty? Excel your career in beauty with the Diploma of Beauty Therapy (SHB50115) led by Australian International Skills Training.

This accredited course will offer you training in a range of popular beauty therapy services including providing waxing services; lash and brow services, facial treatments; makeup application and body treatments. You’ll also cover how to conduct salon financial transactions, apply safe hygiene practices and provide exceptional customer service.

The course is made up of 25 units, 13 core and 12 electives, so you can choose to delve further into spa and cosmetic tanning, or spa and cosmetic tattoo.

Always dreamt of managing a salon, or wanted to open up your very own? Armed with this recognised Diploma you’ll have the skills and know-how to do just that! So don’t delay, your dream career in beauty therapy is just a click away.


There are no formal prerequisites for this course.

Students will be required to pass the level 3 English test prior to enrolment.

What You’ll Learn

In this beauty therapy course, the subject you may study include:


  • 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 treatments
  • SHBBHRS001 - Provide waxing services
  • SHBBMUP002 -Design and apply make-up
  • SHBBNLS001 - Provide manicure and pedicure 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 Option 1: Spa and Cosmetic Tanning

Elective Option 2: Spa and Cosmetic Tattoo

Why study with Australian International Skills Training?

Take your first step into the wonderful world of beauty with the excellent support and guidance from Australian International Skills Training. Discover a range of accredited beauty courses that’ll equip you with the skills, knowledge and confidence to help clients look good and feel even better. The beauty industry and beauty trends are constantly evolving and the team at Australian Skills Training is on the ball and are committed to educating you on the most up-to-date beauty techniques. Follow your passion and enquire about a course in beauty today!

Student Support

The team at Australian International Skills Training is focused on providing a
custom and personalised learning experience. They want to share their passion, help create opportunities for students and want to ensure that you enter the beauty industry with confidence.

Campus locations

This course can be delivered on campus to provide you with practical training in a face-to-face learning environment. It is available to study at the following locations:

    Where Will It Lead Me?

    Upon successful completion of this course, you'll receive a Diploma of Beauty Therapy (SHB50115) from the Australian International Skills Training.

    With your nationally recognised qualification, you'll have the right skills and confidence to offer a wide range of beauty services and even open up your very own salon.

    Curious about where a career in beauty therapy could take you? Potential job outcomes may include:

    How Much Will It Cost?

    Finance options

    Enquire now to find out more about Australian International Skills Training's flexible payment options and if you're eligible for Government assistance.