Kick-start your career at Brisbane’s leading beauty school & massage school

To be the best you have to be trained by the best, but finding high-quality beauty therapy courses can be challenging.  

Demi International is the industry choice for beauty therapy and massage courses across Brisbane. Our centrally located Chermside Campus offers comprehensive, hands-on training in a state-of-the-art student salon and beauty clinic. 

Enrol full-time or part-time, with flexible study options, and graduate with the qualifications you need to enjoy a fulfilling and successful career. 

Fully accredited, nationally recognised courses focused on you

We’re a registered provider of premium beauty industry training with a difference. Our class sizes are smaller so you can develop your skills in an intimate, hands-on environment, with space to learn and grow.

Why study with Demi International?

Your future is our focus. We’re invested in training our graduates for long-term career development and success.    

The best in beauty therapy

Learn from our carefully selected team of experienced, master beauty trainers.

Real-world training

Study online and in our state-of-the-art student clinic and salon, located at Chermside. 

Flexible funding options

Ask about study now and pay later, student loans and the government subsidised Certificate 3 Guarantee

Pathways to university

Get credit for your existing skills and access pathways to higher learning and university degrees. 


Beauty Courses and Training

Diploma Courses

We offer a range of comprehensive industry Diploma 

courses to have you job-ready in 12-18 months.

SHB50121 Diploma of Beauty Therapy

The Diploma of Beauty Therapy is our most popular beauty course and the highest national qualification available in Australia. ITEC accredited and recognised in 39 countries, this comprehensive course will arm you with the skills to be an exceptional beauty therapist. 

HLT52015 Diploma of Remedial Massage

Hands-on, face-to-face training for a rewarding career in massage. In addition to the core units for a Diploma of Remedial Massage, we include all specialties at no additional cost! 

CUA51020 Diploma of Screen and Media

Gain the skills for an exciting career in film, TV, and fashion makeup., including prosthetics.

SHB50216 Diploma of Salon Management

Learn everything needed to become a skilled manager for a spa, salon, clinic, or wellness retreat. 

52792WA Advanced Diploma of Holistic Classical Yoga Practice

Train to become a leader in advanced Therapeutic Yoga with this holistic Yoga teacher training.

Certificate Courses

Gain valuable skills and hands-on experience through a nationally recognised certificate course. 

SHB30115 Certificate III in Beauty Services

This dual qualification covers beauty industry basics like skincare, lash and brow tinting plus complex services like lash extensions and Makeup Specialty (SHB30215).  

SHB30215 Certificate III in Makeup

This dual qualification includes Makeup Specialty (SHB30215), the basics of skincare, lash and brow tinting plus complex services like lash extensions.

SHB30315 Certificate III in Nail Technology

Become a qualified and skilled nail technician to create beautiful manicures, pedicures, gel, and acrylic nails.  

SHB30516 Certificate III in Barbering 

Learn what it takes to be a creative, in-demand, master barber for a diverse range of clients.

SHB30416 Certificate III Hairdressing 

Cut, colour, and style your way to a rewarding career in hairdressing with this comprehensive course. 

Short Courses

Power up your career with an exciting short course delivered online, with the flexibility to study to your own timetable.

HLTINF005 Maintain Infection Control

A nationally accredited unit and Queensland Health mandatory requirement for piercers, tattooists, laser technicians, and cosmetic tattooists. Complete online in 12 weeks (6 hours per week). 

Laser Safety Course

Attain your legally required Laser License to operate an IPL/Laser Machine, reducing risk and encouraging confidence for your clients. Complete online within 12 weeks.

Our Location

Our Chermside campus is conveniently located a short walk from Chermside Shopping Centre. 

Park your car at Westfield Shopping Centre or hop off the bus at Gympie Road, close to our doorstep. 

794 Gympie Road,

Chermside QLD 4032

P: 07 3188 7269



Ready to get started?

Download a course or certificate brochure, leave your details and one of our friendly team be in touch. We’ll walk you through enrolment, course fees, eligibility, study options and answer your questions.


1. What qualifications do you need to be a beauty therapist?

Studying a Diploma of Beauty Therapy with Demi International will give you the highest professional qualification available in Australia. Demi International is an approved center for ITEC examinations, which means you graduate with a qualification recognised in 39 countries across the globe. Learn the skills needed to be an exceptional beauty therapist and kick-start your career in 12 or 18 months.

2. How do I become a massage therapist in Queensland?

To become a massage therapist in Queensland you need to study with a nationally recognised, registered training organisation like Demi International. Our Diploma of Remedial Massage includes comprehensive training and added specialties, at no extra cost and qualifies you for Association membership with 4 of Australia’s most trusted Massage Associations, giving you access to ongoing career growth and the ability to provide private health rebates for your clients.

3. How long does a beauty therapy course take?

The highest nationally (and globally) recognised Diploma of Beauty Therapy is available through Demi International Beauty School. Complete this comprehensive course in 12 months of full-time study or 18 months of part-time study and graduate with the skills to become an exceptional beauty therapist.

4. How do I become a makeup artist in Queensland?

To become a makeup artist in Queensland you can study with a nationally recognised, registered training organisation like Demi International. Our Certificate III in Beauty and Makeup Speciality is a comprehensive, dual qualification spread across 22 weeks. Flexible study and payment options are available. Take it to the next level with the Diploma of Screen and Media (Specialised Makeup) VET Student Loans available for eligible students.

5. When are your Chermside enrolments?

We enrol every quarter. We follow the same terms as the Qld Public School System. This means you have normal school holiday breaks and start fresh for a new term. You can enrol in January, April, July, and October.

6. How old do I have to be to enrol?

Demi International offers a High School Based Program where senior students 15 years and over in years 10, 11, and 12 can study for an industry certificate or diploma while completing their Queensland Certificate of Education. This is a great way to kick-start your career!