About the course

About the course

If you'd like to work in a 5-star resort, day spa or beauty salon as a beauty therapist, our Beauty Therapy course is made for you.

In our beauty therapy course you’ll gain current beauty treatment knowledge and be guided in finding your own beauty speciality. While learning how to practice the ancient healing methods of hydrotherapy, aromatherapy and massage, you'll advance your skills in performing traditional beauty therapy treatments incorporating a holistic approach, using a range of professional products and environmentally sustainable practices.

Plus, as part of our beauty therapy course, with guidance from our industry professional trainers you'll improve your confidence with practical experience in our simulated day spa environment.

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Intake Dates & Course Length


January - Box Hill and Lilydale

July - Box Hill

Full time: 12 months

 

For information regarding dates such as enrolment, orientation and study breaks please visit the Academic Calendars page

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Career Outcomes


After successful completion, you may wish to apply for employment opportunities in beauty salons, spa retreats, resorts and day spas

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Entry Requirements


You must

  • be at least 17 years of age
  • have completed Year 11 or equivalent
  • have sufficent literacy, numeracy and visual interpretation skills to sucessfuly complete this course

PRE-TRAINING REVIEW

To assist prospective students to determine whether a course is suitable and appropriate for the individual needs, Box Hill Institute will assess all students’ language, literacy and numeracy and digital literacy by asking you to undertake a self-assessment review prior to the enrolment.

A course advisor will discuss the outcomes of the review and make recommendations about whether the course is suitable for you, and identify additional support where required.

Applying


VTAC and direct entry

Recognition of Prior Learning is available.

Pathways & Accreditation


Successful completion of our beauty therapy course will enable you to gain industry experience after, which you may apply for further studies in courses including the Bachelor of Health Sciences (Dermal Therapies) or the Diploma of Salon Management (SHB50216)

This course is government accredited and has national recognition

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

Fees & Finance Options


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

Tuition Fee Type Estimated Annual 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$1,375.00
Retain Course Items***$1048.00
* Does not apply to VETDSS or Short course students.

** Does not apply to VETDSS, 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.
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Course Structure


Completion of 25 units (including 13 core and 12 electives)

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