Would you like to work as a therapist in a cosmetic clinic or a medi-spa? Then our beauty therapy diploma is made for you.

In this beauty therapy course, you’ll gain the most up to date beauty treatment knowledge and find your own beauty speciality. You will learn about non-surgical procedures including microdermabrasion, permanent hair removal, diathermy, specialised facial treatments and massage.

Boost your confidence with practical experience in our simulated skin clinic environment with guidance from our professional teachers.

National Code SHB50115
Study Areas Beauty
Study Level Diploma
Study Type Local
Study Mode

FT: 12 months

Course Type Victorian TAFE Course
Campuses Box Hill Campus​​

Tuition Fee Type Estimated Fee
Gov. Subsidised - Standard $7,374.00
Full Tuition Fee $14,748.00
Service Fees Estimated Annual Fees
Service & Amenities* $155.00
Core Skills Support** $75.00
Annual Material Fees $1,125.00
Retain Course Items*** $975.00

* Does not apply to VETiS or Short course students.

** Does not apply to VETiS, International students, Short Courses, Graduate Degrees , or re-enrolling students who re-enrol in the same course.

***Retained Course Items are purchased by the student once prior to commencing. The course items bought by the student become the property of the student. Such items retain a generic application for other purposes outside the student's course of study (e.g. textbooks).

Annual student tuition & material fees as published are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment. Fees listed are for 2019 and may increase annually over the duration of delivery. Advertised start dates and delivery locations are subject to viable student numbers. For more information please contact our Course Advisors on 1300 BOX HILL.

This training is provided to eligible individuals with funds made available by the Commonwealth and Victorian Governments

January and July

Full time: 12 months


Box Hill

There are no prerequisites for this course

Successful completion will enable you to gain industry experience and then you may apply for further studies in courses including the Advanced Diploma of Intense Pulsed Light and Laser for Hair Reduction (SHB60118) or a degree in a related field.

Direct entry

This course is government accredited and has national recognition

The qualification is aligned with the Australian Qualification Framework (AQF) level 5

After successful completion, you may wish to apply for employment opportunities as a therapist in beauty salons, cosmetic skin clinics, medi-clinics, spa retreats and medi-spas.

Completion of 25 units (13 core and 12 electives)

Last updated: February 22, 2019 01:00pm