Do you love working closely with other people and making them feel good about themselves? There are many opportunities that can lead to a rewarding career in beauty therapy or complementary therapies.
From a make-up artist to nail technician, beautician or cosmetic assistant - a qualification in beauty can open doors for employment in day spas, beauty salons and clinics as well as in the fashion, film and theatre industries. Wherever your passion lies, we have the training to help you get where you want to go. Take one of our Beauty Therapy courses and you will gain practical skills to help you excel in the workplace.
Now is a very exciting time to embark on a career in the beauty industry. Expanding into areas of health and wellbeing in addition to traditional beauty services, the beauty industry offers you the chance to make a positive impact on people from all walks of life.
- Retail Cosmetic Assistant
- Make-Up Artist
- Nail Technician
- Beauty Therapist
- Senior Beauty Therapist
- Remedial Massage Therapist
- Shiatsu Therapist
- TCM Remedial Massage Practitioner
Start your career in the vibrant and exciting beauty industry.
Do you love working closely with people and making them feel good about themselves? There are many opportunities that can lead to a rewarding career in the beauty industry. This course provides a a hands-on practical experience that simulates a real life work environment. You'll gain the skills and confidence to enter the beauty industry and provide a range of services, perform client consultations and advise clients on beauty products and services.
Topics covered include:
- Lash and brow services
- Manicures and pedicures
- Apply makeup
- Lash extension
The power to transform is in your hands.Start your beauty career in a fun yet professional learning environment at Central Regional TAFE. Try your hand at make-up, massage, waxing, lash and brow treatments and so much more.
Learn the skills you'll need to master any look.
A Certificate IV in Beauty Therapy will give you the skills to work as a beauty therapist and provide a range of beauty therapy treatments and services, including lash and brow treatments, nail services, make-up, massage and waxing. Learn to communicate with clients to recommend treatments and services and sell retail skin care and cosmetic products.
You will also learn a broad range of skilled applications, including requirements to evaluate and analyse current practices, develop new criteria and procedures for performing current practices, and some provision of leadership and guidance to others in the application and planning of skills.
You will learn a range of beauty services including:
- Facial massage
- Nail technology services
- Lash and brow treatments, and
- Demonstrate and sell retail skin care and cosmetic products.
You will cover new areas of beauty therapy and gain hands on experience in a simulated work environment where you will perform simple tasks on real clients.
Style is always in fashion.If you are passionate about the beauty industry and would like to obtain the most comprehensive, internationally recognised qualification available, this course is the one for you.
Make the world a more beautiful place with a Diploma of Beauty Therapy.
You will learn to apply a full range of face and body treatments. You will learn skills in a broad range of beauty therapy treatments and services that include facials, specialised facials, body massage, waxing, lash and brow treatments, make-up, aromatherapy, spray tan, lash extensions and skills in retail and sales operations. You will also learn about reflexology, Indian head massage, hot stone massage and micro-dermabrasion.
Our Diploma of Beauty Therapy course will give you the skills to start up your own business and to work in the industry. You will also learn the tips of small business promotion to be successful in a very competitive market.
Retail, finance, pharmacy, hospitality, business, tourism - same skills, any industry.Learn to communicate effectively, provide quality service, and engage effectively with people from a range of social and cultural groups with respect and sensitivity. You'll also gain negotiation, conflict management and problem solving skills.
Retail, finance, pharmacy, hospitality, business, tourism - same skills, any industry.
In this skill set you'll learn to communicate effectively and provide quality service to both internal and external customers, and how to deal effectively with people from a range of social and cultural groups with respect and sensitivity. You'll also gain negotiation, conflict management and problem solving skills.
This skill set also includes following infection prevention and control policies and procedures, implementing standard and transmission-based precautions and responding to infection risks in the workplace within a customer service context to ensure you're working safely.
Making people beautiful can make you money.Learn in demand skills in a growing industry that focuses on making clients look and feel their best. Upskill your current talents or begin your beauty journey with this short course.
Give your clients beautiful long lashes.
You will learn the skills and knowledge required to apply eyelash extensions for added length and thickness of natural lashes. You will also learn how to consult with your clients, select suitable products to apply, in-fill and remove damaged eyelash extensions. This course is suitable for beauty therapists, retail assistants and make-up freelancers who work in a variety of businesses including beauty salons and retail cosmetic outlets.
Skills that will keep people safe.This skill set provides those working in the retail industry with the skills and knowledge to confidently minimise the risk of infections in the workplace for themselves and customers.
Keep yourself and your customers safe in the workplace.
In these unprecedented times, new regulations need workers in retail businesses to manage infection control.
Skills can be applied to specific retail industry needs such as stand alone stores, shopping centres, cinemas and game arcades, petrol stations and convenience stores, supermarkets, retail areas within beauty salons, hairdressing salons, barbers and sporting facilities including gyms, markets and museums and galleries.
You will learn about following organisational infection prevention and control procedures including implementing standard and transmission-based precautions and responding to infection risks.
As part of this course students will complete:
- Course pre-reading requirements
- 1 day workshop on campus
- Workplace assessment - The lecturer will visit the student at their workplace at an agreed date/time.
Gain these skills:
- Introduction to Infection Control
- Chain of Infection and Disease Transmission
- Breaking the Chain of Infection
- Contamination and Cleaning
- Hazards, Risks, Responsibilities and Reporting
Maintain your ability to work safely and within government requirements; or, if you are a business owner - prepare your business for compliance by including your staff in training, raising their capability in ensuring the safety of staff and customers in your workplace.
There’s always a market for amazing nails.Be in demand in the beauty industry with the skills you'll learn in this practical and hands on course. Graduates will learn techniques, customer service, sales and much more.
Polish up your skills with a Certificate III in Nail Technology.
The beauty services industry is projected to grow within Australia within the next five years. Many health and beauty providers are looking to expand their services offering consumers an all-inclusive package - nails, skin, hair and beauty.
During this course, you will learn the technical skills required to apply gel and acrylic nail enhancements, provide manicure and pedicure services and you will learn to operate electrical equipment for nail services. You will develop a broad range of knowledge relating to the beauty industry, retail sales, merchandising and customer service.
Upon successful completion of this course, you will have developed the technical skills to gain employment in nail and beauty salons. This course also provides you with the necessary qualification to work as a self-employed nail technician.
Learn basic reflexology techniques.
Reflexology is a type of massage therapy that works on the theory that each area of the body is reflected in the feet, and by applying pressure to the feet, the corresponding areas of the body can benefit. In this course you will learn how to apply basic reflexology techniques to holistically treat the feet in a non-invasive way to promote relaxation and stress reduction.
This course is suitable for beginners who are interested in traditional Eastern massage practices and want to learn how to give a relaxing foot massage, as well as for those already working in the health or wellness industry including beauty therapists, massage therapists and allied health professionals, wanting to complement other treatments.
You will learn:
- How to gather necessary client information
- Prepare equipment for reflexology (relaxation only)
- Make observations of the feet
- Select and use basic reflexology techniques based on information and observations
Please note: this course does not include reflexology for therapeutic purposes (relaxation only) and you will not be a certified reflexologist.
Use your hands for a relaxing career.Work for yourself or as part of a larger health service as a qualified remedial massage therapist. In this course you'll learn the theory behind remedial massage and practice your skills on real clients.
Turn healing hands into tools of trade.
When you complete the Diploma of Remedial Massage you can become a remedial massage therapist who works with clients presenting with soft tissue dysfunction, musculoskeletal imbalance or restrictions in range of motion. Remedial Massage Therapists may be self-employed or work within a larger health service.
In this qualification students will conduct and complete different types of massage including deep tissue, trigger point, manual lymph drainage myofascial and also includes specialised treatments working people with chronic health disease. Students will work on a variety of clients from the community.
On completion you will be eligible to apply for all private health care provider numbers (including Medibank) through nationally accredited massage associations. This gives your clients the ability to claim their massage treatment through their private health cover.
A career in cosmetics starts here.This entry level qualification is a great start to your career in the make-up and cosmetic retail industry. You'll learn workplace communication, client interaction, selling and demonstrating make-up and so much more.
Get into in a rewarding career making people look and feel their very best.
Gain the necessary experience to become a retail sales staff member who works across a range of tasks to sell and demonstrate beauty or cosmetic products, this can include in workplaces like beauty and hairdressing salons, retail outlets and department stores. Retail staff follow known routines and procedures and work under direct supervision.
You'll also gain the skills to work as a freelance make-up artist or in conjunction with a photographer or cosmetic surgeon in the area of Remedial Camouflage Make-up, at a cosmetic counter, within a salon or a day spa, and prepares you for the basics within the film industry.
Enhance your employment options by doing a dual qualification
At our Geraldton Campus this qualification is offered as a dual qualification with:
This entry level qualification will give you the start you need to work in a hairdressing salon. You'll obtain the skills, knowledge and confidence to get your career as a hairdresser underway and improve your opportunities for obtaining a hairdressing apprenticeship.
As a salon assistant you will be the first staff member to greet a client for their appointment. It's your job to provide them with excellent customer service and ensure that the hairdressers have what they need throughout each appointment.