SHB50121 - Diploma of Beauty Therapy

A beautiful career is waiting for you

Our most popular, industry-recommended, and internationally recognised beauty course. Develop the skills to be qualified in this in-demand trade with global employment opportunities and a variety of industry fields and specialist areas.

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Your journey starts here…

Get started on your journey to excel in an industry that is predicted to continue to grow over the coming years. Learn the foundation skills you will need to start your career in a life-long trade. Skills that will help you on your way to becoming a beauty specialist.

 

We are an ITEC approved training centre, making this course recognised in 39 different countries internationally. Nationally it is the highest qualification available in beauty. You will learn everything the industry requires to employ you as a beauty therapist including all the knowledge about the skin and body, how it functions and how to work with each client. You will also learn the practical skills you will need to successfully perform beauty services and package treatments like facials, skin treatment, massage, waxing, mani & pedi, and makeup.

 

The exciting thing about a career in beauty is that it is always evolving and after you graduate you may even decide to work in related fields with the opportunity to upskill. Injectables, advanced or paramedical skin-care, anti-ageing and beauty product development, laser hair removal, and body piercing.

LASHES & BROWS
WAXING
MANI’S & PEDI’S
MASSAGE
FACIALS
MAKEUP
SKIN TREATMENTS
THE BUSINESS

Got a Question or Ready to Apply?

Call us on (07) 5309 6635. We are available weekdays 9am – 5pm (AEST).

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Our Diploma gets you Job Ready - Salon Day

We have a fully functioning salon at each of our campuses. The salon is open to the public, who can book online for salon treatments with you.

 You get to practice what you have learnt on real paying clients, learn to run a salon and salon reception and you will work with a variety of clients and situations. This means you don’t have to go elsewhere to find a placement to complete your practical training. In our fully functioning salon, you are 100% supervised as you grow in confidence and build your expertise.

Why Choose Demi International Beauty Academy

  • Study your way – Full Time or Part Time

  • Payment Options available – Study now, pay later

  • Dual Qualification options available – add Salon Management for a complete skill-set

  • Experienced and passionate trainers, that are dedicated to your success

  • National and International recognition

  • Industry Experts that teach you the latest trends

  • Opportunity to receive a DMK Scholarship – for Advanced Skin Training

  • Fully functioning Salon to give you real-world experience

Established in 2012 we have had a long history with the industry, building our reputation as the most trusted provider for beauty training in regional Qld. We have experts regularly visit the class to teach you the latest trends in skincare, lash, brow, and makeup treatments. We have designed our course with the industry to ensure we meet the requirements of industry employers. Including Pure Indulgence, Laser Clinics, RACV, Endota, Noosa Springs.

Beauty Students in Action

SHB50121

Diploma of Beauty Therapy

FULL-TIME

12 Months
4 x 10 Week Terms
Face to Face 2 days / week
Online 17 hours / week
University Pathways
Cairns | Toowoomba | Sunshine Coast | Chermside | Ipswich

PART-TIME

18 Months
6 x 10 Week Terms
Face to Face 1 days / week
Online 15 hours / week

Demi International Beauty Academy offers nationally recognised training in the Diploma of Beauty. Our training rooms and functioning beauty clinic are located in Maroochydore, Toowoomba, Chermside, Cairns, and Ipswich. We have worked very closely with Industry Experts and Employers to create a Beauty Diploma that meets industry needs and teaches you not only the foundations but also the latest industry trends. We do this to provide you with the best possible chance of having your dream career.

A Diploma of Beauty SHB50121 completed with Demi International also provides further higher education pathways into degrees such as Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Psychological Science, Bachelor of Digital Media and Communication, Bachelor of Business with the University of Southern Qld and Southern Cross University.

The course tuition costs are $17,100 of which up to $16,221 can be covered by VET Student Loans*. The balance ($897) can be covered by a payment plan of $19.90 full time/$14.56 part-time per week inc. direct debit fees.

*If you apply for a VET Student Loan you may need to undertake an LLN Assessment. to undertake an LLN Assessment.

Total VSL repayments: $19465.20

There are 4 flexible payment options available, VET Student Loans (for eligible students), ZeeFi, Loanezi, Interest-Free Direct Debit Payment Plan – Self Funded. See our Funding Options for more information.

WHAT’S INCLUDED

  • All teacher directed learning
  • All products and skincare
  • Photographers and shoots
  • Linen service
  • Industry experts
  • Field trips
  • Mental Health Support Program

BEAUTY FOUNDATIONS

    • SHBBFAS004  Provide lash and brow services
    • SHBBHRS010  Provide waxing services
    • SHBBHRS011  Provide female intimate waxing services
    • SHBBNLS007 Provide manicure and pedicare services
    • SHBBNLS001 Use electric nail file equipment for nail services

SALON SERVICES

  • SHBBCCS005 Advise on beauty products and services
  • SHBXCCS008 Provide salon service to clients
  • SHBXWHS001 Apply safe hygiene, health and work practices
  • SHBBINF001 Maintain infection prevention for skin penetration treatments
  • HLTINF005 Maintain infection prevention for skin penetration treatments
  • SHBBRES003 Research and apply beauty industry information
  • SHBXCCS007 Conduct salon financial transactions
  • SHBXIND003 Comply with organisation requirements within a personal services environment
  • SIRXSLS001 Sell to the retail customer

HEALTH, ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY

    • SHBBSSC001 Incorporate knwoledge of skin structure and functions into beauty therapy
    • SHBBSSC002 Incorporate knowledge of body structures and funcitons into beauty therapy
    • SHBXCCS005 Maintain health and wellbeing in a personal services environment
    • SHBXCCS006 Promote health nutritional options in a beauty therapy context

FACIALS

  • SHBBFAS005 Provide facial treatments and skincare recommendations
  • SHBBFAS006 Provide specialised facial treatments
  • SHBBSKS009 Provide Micro-dermabrasion treatments

BODY AND SPA TREATMENTS

  • SHBBBOS008 Provide body massages
  • SHBBSPA007 Provide stone therapy massages
  • SHBBSPA008 Provide Indian head massages for relaxation
  • SHBBBOS009 Provide aromatherapy massages
  • SHBBBOS010 Use reflexology relaxation techniques in beauty treatments

MAKEUP AND MARKETING

  • SHBBMUP009 Design and apply make-up for photography
  • SHBBMUP010 Design and apply make-up
  • SIRXOSM002 Maintain ethical and professional standards when using social media and online platforms

You will learn everything from the basics of salon treatments like waxing and Mani & Pedi treatments to more complex treatments like facials, advanced skin-care treatments, and body treatments including massage. You will also learn how to treat your client safely and hygienically to maintain a beauty industry standard. You will learn what industry timeframes for treatments are and how to make sure you complete treatment on time. You will gain knowledge about products and skin care and how to prescribe the best skin-care regime for individual clients, how to resolve problems with the skin and the body, and how to relax care for, and nurture your clients so they can unwind.

  • Work as part of Wellness Centres
  • Work in Beauty Salons and Day Spas
  • Work as a Skin Therapist or Makeup Artist
  • Work as a Product Manager for international Brand
  • Start your own business and/or work in private practice
  • Travel the world working on a cruise ship

Real-world examples of Demi Diploma of Beauty Therapy graduates’ careers (just to name a few):

 

  • State Manager at L’occitane
  • Product Management at Chanel
  • Cruise Ship Beauty Therapist – Steiner
  • Beauty Therapists at Pure Indulgence, Sofitel Day Spas, Noosa Springs, Endota Spa
  • Salon Managers at Shine and Sheer Bliss
  • Technician at Laser Clinics including Laser Clinics Australia, Image by Laser and Silk

Our Diploma of Beauty Therapy has 4 intakes a year Jan/Feb, April, July and October. Each term runs for 10 weeks and matches the Qld Public School Terms. Classes are weekdays 8.30-5.00pm. Full-time is two days a week on campus over 12 months. Part-time is 1 day a week on campus over 18 months.

Overview

Demi International Beauty Academy offers nationally recognised training in the Diploma of Beauty. Our training rooms and functioning beauty clinic are located in Maroochydore, Toowoomba, Chermside, Cairns, and Ipswich. We have worked very closely with Industry Experts and Employers to create a Beauty Diploma that meets industry needs and teaches you not only the foundations but also the latest industry trends. We do this to provide you with the best possible chance of having your dream career.

A Diploma of Beauty SHB50121 completed with Demi International also provides further higher education pathways into degrees such as Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Psychological Science, Bachelor of Digital Media and Communication, Bachelor of Business with the University of Southern Qld and Southern Cross University.

Course Fees

The course tuition costs are $17,100 of which up to $16,221 can be covered by VET Student Loans*. The balance ($897) can be covered by a payment plan of $19.90 full time/$14.56 part-time per week inc. direct debit fees.

*If you apply for a VET Student Loan you may need to undertake an LLN Assessment. to undertake an LLN Assessment.

Total VSL repayments: $19465.20

There are 4 flexible payment options available, VET Student Loans (for eligible students), ZeeFi, Loanezi, Interest-Free Direct Debit Payment Plan – Self Funded. See our Funding Options for more information.

WHAT’S INCLUDED

  • All teacher directed learning
  • All products and skincare
  • Photographers and shoots
  • Linen service
  • Industry experts
  • Field trips
  • Mental Health Support Program
Course Units

BEAUTY FOUNDATIONS

    • SHBBFAS004  Provide lash and brow services
    • SHBBHRS010  Provide waxing services
    • SHBBHRS011  Provide female intimate waxing services
    • SHBBNLS007 Provide manicure and pedicare services
    • SHBBNLS001 Use electric nail file equipment for nail services

SALON SERVICES

  • SHBBCCS005 Advise on beauty products and services
  • SHBXCCS008 Provide salon service to clients
  • SHBXWHS001 Apply safe hygiene, health and work practices
  • SHBBINF001 Maintain infection prevention for skin penetration treatments
  • HLTINF005 Maintain infection prevention for skin penetration treatments
  • SHBBRES003 Research and apply beauty industry information
  • SHBXCCS007 Conduct salon financial transactions
  • SHBXIND003 Comply with organisation requirements within a personal services environment
  • SIRXSLS001 Sell to the retail customer

HEALTH, ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY

    • SHBBSSC001 Incorporate knwoledge of skin structure and functions into beauty therapy
    • SHBBSSC002 Incorporate knowledge of body structures and funcitons into beauty therapy
    • SHBXCCS005 Maintain health and wellbeing in a personal services environment
    • SHBXCCS006 Promote health nutritional options in a beauty therapy context

FACIALS

  • SHBBFAS005 Provide facial treatments and skincare recommendations
  • SHBBFAS006 Provide specialised facial treatments
  • SHBBSKS009 Provide Micro-dermabrasion treatments

BODY AND SPA TREATMENTS

  • SHBBBOS008 Provide body massages
  • SHBBSPA007 Provide stone therapy massages
  • SHBBSPA008 Provide Indian head massages for relaxation
  • SHBBBOS009 Provide aromatherapy massages
  • SHBBBOS010 Use reflexology relaxation techniques in beauty treatments

MAKEUP AND MARKETING

  • SHBBMUP009 Design and apply make-up for photography
  • SHBBMUP010 Design and apply make-up
  • SIRXOSM002 Maintain ethical and professional standards when using social media and online platforms

What you'll learn

You will learn everything from the basics of salon treatments like waxing and Mani & Pedi treatments to more complex treatments like facials, advanced skin-care treatments, and body treatments including massage. You will also learn how to treat your client safely and hygienically to maintain a beauty industry standard. You will learn what industry timeframes for treatments are and how to make sure you complete treatment on time. You will gain knowledge about products and skin care and how to prescribe the best skin-care regime for individual clients, how to resolve problems with the skin and the body, and how to relax care for, and nurture your clients so they can unwind.

Career Outcomes
  • Work as part of Wellness Centres
  • Work in Beauty Salons and Day Spas
  • Work as a Skin Therapist or Makeup Artist
  • Work as a Product Manager for international Brand
  • Start your own business and/or work in private practice
  • Travel the world working on a cruise ship

Real-world examples of Demi Diploma of Beauty Therapy graduates’ careers (just to name a few):

 

  • State Manager at L’occitane
  • Product Management at Chanel
  • Cruise Ship Beauty Therapist – Steiner
  • Beauty Therapists at Pure Indulgence, Sofitel Day Spas, Noosa Springs, Endota Spa
  • Salon Managers at Shine and Sheer Bliss
  • Technician at Laser Clinics including Laser Clinics Australia, Image by Laser and Silk
Delivery Schedule

Our Diploma of Beauty Therapy has 4 intakes a year Jan/Feb, April, July and October. Each term runs for 10 weeks and matches the Qld Public School Terms. Classes are weekdays 8.30-5.00pm. Full-time is two days a week on campus over 12 months. Part-time is 1 day a week on campus over 18 months.

Got a Question or Ready to Apply?

Call us on (07) 5309 6635. We are available weekdays 9am – 5pm (AEST).

Diploma of Beauty Therapy Student Testimonials

Meet your Instructors

Train with the best to be the best. Our instructors for the Diploma of Beauty Therapy have over 30 years of collective experience working with clients in a variety of fields; many of our trainers run their own successful businesses and have a wealth of knowledge and experiences to share with you. All our trainers hold more than one qualification in Beauty, Business & Advanced Treatments. As qualified trainers and assessors, they meet the Australian Government requirements for accredited training.

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Chelcey Quinn

Originally from Scotland, Chelcey arrived in Australia 8 years ago after following her heart.

Chelcey began her career at 14 in her family salon. From there she progressed to Spa’s, managing salons and franchises. Chelcey also became a small business owner. For the last 8 years, she has been working in the dermal side of the industry working with laser hair removal, advanced chemical peels, skin resurfacing, pigmentation and vascular treatments. Chelcey holds an open trainer’s full license with QLD radiation and health.

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Donna Chadwick

Donna loves teaching. She’s been teaching for 26 years! She loves to pass on her knowledge, all with a quirky Lancashire sense of humour and a genuine love for her students. It is important to her that students are taught how to be prepared for the industry. She focuses on emulating this as much as possible in practice and clinic sessions. Experience has taught her this makes the transition from academy to industry true, realistic and seamless.

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Ali Porter

Making people feel good about themselves mind, body and spirit is Ali’s aim when she goes to work in her own salon B.lush Studios in CBD Toowoomba. Lashes and makeup are her top services.
As an experienced Beauty Therapist, she has a keen interest in anti-ageing techniques and has worked with many Skin Care Companies over her years in salons.

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Rebecca Clues

For the past 8 years, Rebecca has been employed as a Dermal & Laser Therapist, she holds a full license through Radiation Health Queensland. Performing advanced treatments such as Laser Hair Removal, Vascular Laser treatments, laser pigmentation, Skin needling, clinical peels, and laser rejuvenation.

Skin is her passion and she loves to share her knowledge so together with you she can educate our clinic clients.

Rebecca’s ultimate goal is to provide students with the skills to be the best they can be within the Beauty industry.

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Theresa Azzopardi

Theresa believes empathy and compassion are important qualities in the classroom, creating the right environment for confident and well-skilled Beauty Therapists. When she is not training students at Demi International Cairns she works in a local Cairns Spa, doing what she loves, taking care of others beauty needs.

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Got a Question or Ready to Apply?

Call us on (07) 5309 6635. We are available weekdays 9am – 5pm (AEST).