TAFE NSW

Certificate IV in Beauty Therapy - SHB40115

TAFE NSW

Type of institution: TAFE Institute
Level: Pre-degree
CRICOS: 00591E

This qualification reflects the role of individuals who work as beauty therapists to provide a range of beauty therapy treatments and services, including lash and brow treatments, nail services, make-up, massage and waxing. They communicate with clients to recommend treatments and services and sell retail skin care and cosmetic products. These individuals undertake work independently, with limited guidance from others, to perform routine and non-routine activities and solve non-routine problems. They apply and adapt technical skills and knowledge, and use judgment in the provision of beauty treatments and services. These individuals are responsible for their own outputs and provide limited guidance to others. Work is typically conducted in beauty salons and spas.No occupational licensing, certification or specific legislative requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.

Structure

  • 19 units: 13 core
  • 6 elective

Subjects

  • Provide body massages
  • Conduct salon financial transactions
  • Provide facial treatments and skin care recommendations
  • Apply acrylic nail enhancements
  • Design and apply make-up for photography
  • Apply gel nail enhancements
  • Provide aromatherapy massages
  • Provide salon services to clients
  • Apply eyelash extensions
  • Apply cosmetic tanning products
  • Provide specialised facial treatments
  • Apply nail art
  • Apply safe hygiene, health and work practices
  • Provide body treatments
  • Research and apply beauty industry information
  • Apply advanced nail art
  • Provide manicure and pedicare services
  • Use electric file equipment for nail services
  • Design and apply make-up
  • Design and apply remedial camouflage make-up
  • Comply with organisational requirements within a personal services environment
  • Provide waxing services
  • Provide lash and brow services

Study information

CampusFeesEntryMid year intakeAttendance
Albury Campus No
  • Part-time : 2 years
Blue Mountains College, Wentworth Falls Campus No
  • Part-time : 2 years
Coffs Harbour Education Campus CHEC No
  • Part-time : 2 years
Dubbo College, Myall Street Campus No
  • Part-time : 2 years
Gosford Campus No
  • Part-time : 2 years
Goulburn Campus No
  • Part-time : 2 years
Grafton Campus No
  • Part-time : 2 years
Griffith Campus No
  • Part-time : 2 years
Liverpool College No
  • Part-time : 2 years
Moruya Campus No
  • Part-time : 2 years
Mount Druitt College No
  • Part-time : 2 years
Newcastle Campus No
  • Part-time : 1 year
Orange College, March Street Campus No
  • Part-time : 2 years
Port Macquarie Campus No
  • Part-time : 2 years
Sutherland College, Gymea Campus No
  • Part-time : 2 years
Tamworth Campus No
  • Part-time : 18 months
Ultimo College, Main Campus No
  • Part-time : 2 years
Wagga Wagga Campus No
  • Part-time : 2 years
Wollongbar Campus No
  • Part-time : 2 years
Wollongong West Campus No
  • Part-time : 2 years

Fee comments

Campuses: Albury Campus.

**ADDITIONAL RESOURCES**Further costs in addition to your student fees may be applicable for this qualification. These costs are to provide you with additional resources and/or Incidentals to support your learning:- Uniform $115.00The following Incidentals are available for purchase at your local campus reception, class co-ordinator or can you source this item yourself:- Textbook “Professional Beauty Therapy 2nd edition (Lorraine Lordmann) - $125.00- Make up Kit - $360.00

Campuses: Blue Mountains College, Wentworth Falls Campus.

**ADDITIONAL RESOURCES**You will need to provide for yourself the following resources which you will keep when you complete your study:- Equipment/tools of trade and personal protective equipment (PPE). WH&S requirements for classes: You must wear closed in protective footwear and clothing that is clean and professional for the industry. A tunic/or work uniform is required and personal protective equipment (PPE) to participate in practical classes. You will be advised of these costs at the information session. Should you have any questions, please contact the Head Teacher of Beauty Services, Rebecca Hamilton on rebecca.hamilton4@tafensw.edu.au to discuss.

Campuses: Coffs Harbour Education Campus CHEC.

**ADDITIONAL RESOURCES**You will need to purchase specialist equipment in order to develop your skills outside of scheduled class times. Detailed Student Equipment Lists will be provided at the orientation session or first day of class, along with suggested industry suppliers. The cost for specialist equipment for this course is approx. $150 which you will retain on completion of your training.Students are also required to wear closed in protective footwear and plain black pants or black skirt below the knee. A uniform tunic will need to be purchased at a cost of approx $50 to wear in the simulated salon environment.

Campuses: Gosford Campus.

**ADDITIONAL RESOURCES**You will need to provide for yourself the following resources which you will keep when you complete your study:- The cost for specialist equipment for this course is approx. $550. - You will be required to pay a vocational cost of $200 which will include basics and a uniform top.- Detailed Student Equipment Lists will be provided at the orientation session or first day of class, along with suggested industry suppliers.

Campuses: Goulburn Campus, Moruya Campus, Wollongong West Campus.

**ADDITIONAL RESOURCES**Further costs in addition to your student fees may be applicable for this qualification. These costs are to provide you with additional resources and/or Incidentals to support your learning: - Uniform $115.00- Textbook - Professional Beauty Therapy 2nd edition (Lorraine Lordmann) - $125.00- Make up Kit - $360.00

Campuses: Grafton Campus.

**ADDITIONAL RESOURCES**You will need to purchase specialist equipment in order to develop your skills outside of scheduled class times. Detailed Student Equipment Lists will be provided at the orientation session or first day of class, along with suggested industry suppliers. The cost for specialist equipment for this course is approx. $150 which you will retain on completion of your training.Students are also required to wear closed in protective footwear and plain black pants or black skirt below the knee. A uniform tunic will need to be purchased at a cost of approx $50 to wear in the simulated salon environment.

Campuses: Griffith Campus.

**ADDITIONAL RESOURCES**You will need to provide for yourself the following resources which you will keep when you complete your study:- Uniform $115.00The following Incidentals are available for purchase at your local campus reception, class co-ordinator or can you source this item yourself:- Textbook “Professional Beauty Therapy 2nd edition (Lorraine Lordmann) - $125.00- Make up Kit - $360.00

Campuses: Liverpool College.

**ADDITIONAL RESOURCES**You will need to provide for yourself the following resources which you will keep when you complete your study:- Equipment/tools of trade and personal protective equipment (PPE) at an approximate cost of $580 - $650. - tunic/or work uniform is required and personal protective equipment (PPE) to participate in practical classes.

Campuses: Mount Druitt College.

**ADDITIONAL RESOURCES**You will need to provide for yourself the following resources which you will keep when you complete your study:-Equipment/tools of trade and personal protective equipment (PPE): approximate cost $580.00 -$650.00-WH&S requirements for classes: You must wear closed in protective footwear and clothing that is clean and professional for the industry. -A tunic/or work uniform

Campuses: Port Macquarie Campus.

**ADDITIONAL RESOURCES**You will need to provide the following resources which is retained on completion of study:The specialist equipment is required to develop your skills outside of scheduled class times. A detailed student equipment list, will be provided at the orientation session/first day of class, along with suggested industry suppliers.The cost for specialist equipment for this course is approx. $120. Students are also required to wear closed in protective footwear and plain black pants or black skirt below the knee. A uniform/tunic can be purchased at a cost of approx $55 to wear in the TAFE NSW simulated salon environment.

Campuses: Sutherland College, Gymea Campus.

"**ADDITIONAL RESOURCES**You will need to provide for yourself the following resources which you will keep when you complete your study:All learning materials are supplied to the students, students do have the option to purchase kits direct from the maufacturers this includes make up and manicure and pedicure kit.

Campuses: Tamworth Campus.

**ADDITIONAL RESOURCES**You will need to provide for yourself the following resources which you will keep when you complete your study:- Professional Beauty Textbook and Workbook 3rd edition - $124.96 Optional- Makeup Kit - $240All of the Course related charges are payable on enrolment.

Campuses: Ultimo College, Main Campus.

"**ADDITIONAL RESOURCES**You are required to wear your industry uniform or a TAFE tshirt approx $40. You are required to provide manicure and pedicure tools and makeup brushes, you do have the option to purchase fuller kits direct from the maufacturers.

Campuses: Wagga Wagga Campus.

**ADDITIONAL RESOURCES**Further costs in addition to your student fees may be applicable for this qualification. These costs are to provide you with additional resources and/or Incidentals to support your learning:- Uniform: $115.00The following Incidentals are available for purchase at your local campus reception, class co-ordinator or can you source this item yourself:- Textbook 'Professional Beauty Therapy 2nd edition' (by Lorraine Lordmann): $125.00- Make up Kit: $360.00

Campuses: Wollongbar Campus.

**ADDITIONAL RESOURCES**You will need to provide for yourself the following resources which you will keep when you complete your study:-Detailed Student Equipment Lists will be provided at the orientation session or first day of class, along with suggested industry suppliers. -The cost for specialist equipment for this course is approx. $200 which you will retain on completion of your training.- Students are also required to wear closed in protective footwear and plain black pants or black skirt below the knee. -A uniform/tunic will need to be purchased at a cost of approx. $50 to wear in the simulated salon environment.

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