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SHB50121 Diploma of Beauty Therapy

This is qualification is a mixture of theory and practical units.

Each unit consists of theory and practical elements and assessments, Every unit has nominal hours, meaning that you the learner, are required to finish all requirements within that time frame. All units must be successfully completed to obtain a qualification.

The learner will need to practice their skills and knowledge before sitting assessments.

All skills assessments will be required to be carried out on paying members of the public.

The skills in this qualification must be applied in accordance with Commonwealth and State or Territory legislation, Australian standards and industry codes of practice.

This program is offered to Apprentices and Open learners

Click on the link below for program pricing 

Please make sure you read all the information on the enrolment Information page before proceeding.

If you have any question please get in touch with the college 

When you are ready to enrol use the enrolment form button at the bottom of this page or go to the contact us page and fill in all the requirements and we will  email you the enrolment forms to fill out


29 units must be completed:

  • 20 core units

  •  9 elective units

Core Units  

SHBBBOS008 Provide body massages 

SHBBCCS005 Advise on beauty products and services

SHBBFAS004 Provide lash and brow services 

SHBBFAS005 Provide facial treatments and skin care recommendations 

SHBBFAS006 Provide specialised facial treatments

SHBBHRS010 Provide waxing services 

SHBBMUP092 Design and apply make-up 

SHBBNLS007 Provide manicure and pedicare services 

SHBBNLS011 Use electric file equipment for nail services

SHBBRES003 Research and apply beauty industry information 

SHBXCCS007 Conduct salon financial transactions 

SHBXCCS008 Provide salon services to clients 

SHBXIND003 Comply with organisational requirements within a personal services environment 

SHBXWHS003 Apply safe hygiene, health and work practices

SHBBSSC001 Incorporate knowledge of skin structure and functions into beauty therapy

SHBBSSC002 Incorporate knowledge of body structure and functions into beauty therapy

SHBXCCS006 Promote healthy nutritional options in a beauty therapy context

SIRXOSM002 Maintain ethical and professional standards when using social media and online platforms

SIRXSLS001 Sell to the retail customer

Elective Units 

     Group A

SHBBINF002 Maintain infection control


Group C: Relaxation Massage

SHBBBOS009 Provide aromatherapy massages

SHBBBOS010 Use reflexology relaxation techniques in beauty treatments

SHBBSPA007 Provide stone therapy massage


Group E: General elective units
SHBBMUP001 Apply eyelash extensions 
SHBBSKS009 Provide micro-dermabrasion treatments

SHBBMUP010 Design and apply for photography

SIRXOSM003 Use social media and online tools

SHBBBOS007 Apply cosmetic tanning products

Open learners require kits for this program, they can be purchased from the college

Salons can change general electives to suit their salon requirements

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