We often get asked the same set of questions with regards to studying at our Academy on the Sunshine Coast. Below are the most popular questions and answers to assist you with making the right choices for your beauty therapy, massage therapy, nail and makeup artistry career. For additional information, please call 07 – 5309 6635.
Q. Do I receive recognition for prior learning for study I have previously completed to study with Demi International Beauty Academy?
A. Yes, any related studies you have successfully completed at another registered training organisation can be reviewed and assessed for RPL to be applied. Each case is specific and your new course will be discounted for eac unit you have already completed, so please call us to work it our for you. E.g. If you have completed Hairdressing you may only have an addition 6 units (6 weeks) and you will be qualified as a Nail Technician!
Q. When can I commence the course nail, makeup artistry, Diploma of Beauty Therapy or Waxing Course?
A. Each of our courses are being run continually. You can commence a Diploma of Beauty Therapy at an time as we have a rolling intake of students depending on availability. All short course are run continually and at different times to suit all students. We have a number of mums who attend classes during school hours, we have students who work full time and attend evening or weekend classes and we have external students who come to campus for practical blocks. Whatever you need we can cater for, please call us to discuss your preferences.
Q. Are there any additional costs in addition to the course cost?
A. No, we include everything you need for your tuition, workbooks, material, stock equipment, consumables as well as kits and uniforms.
Q.What happens if my anticipated time frame changes?
A. Nothing, we are here to support your tuition over the time frame you require. We understand that people’s lives change and can be as flexible as your require.
Q. I have not studies for mant years, I am concerned about the bookwork and exams, what if I fail?
A. Dont be concerned, we have fabulous teachers, learning materials and passion to assist you as much as you require. Adult education is all competency based and if you get something wrong or are not quite competent, you will get to do it again after further training and practice. It is a supportive envonment and we will assist you until competency and confidence is reached.
Q. What happens if I am unable to complete the course?
A. You will be issued with a statement of attainment that represents the portion of the study that you have completed. This is nationally recognised and you can re-commence your studies at some time in the future with Demi International or another RTO.
Q. Will I find a job after completing the course?
A. At Demi International Beauty Academy we assist all graduates to find work where possible. Each week we have successful beauty salons, nail salons, spas and businesses all over the Sunshine Coast contacting us with opportunities available for our graduates. We have a excellent reputation for preparing job ready graduates. We have work experience programs for all of our Certificate IV and Diploma of Beauty Therapy students where you will be placed in a Spa for a week’s work experience. Our aim is to have each graduate in working in the beauty industry prior to graduating.
Q. Can I pay off my course?
A. Yes, all course can be paid off and the term is flexible based on your requirements. We tailor each and every enrolment to the student’s needs. Please call us on 07 5309 6635 to chat about your requirements.