Course Start Date
14 Jul 2021
16.8 Hours per week
- Nationally Recognised Training
- Apprenticeship Allowed
- This training is subsidised by the NSW Government
The nationally recognised Certificate IV in Beauty Therapy refines and evolves the practical skills needed to work as a beauty therapist. Graduate with valuable industry experience to care for your clients from booking and treatment through to delivering quality aftercare and follow-up consultations.
LEARN NEW SKILLS
Through a mix of theory and practical coursework, learn to:
- Apply spray tan
- Provide body massages and treatments
- Perform lash and brow treatments
- Complete facial treatments and skin care recommendations
- Implement waxing services
- Design and apply make-up
- Provide manicure and pedicure services
- Research and apply beauty industry information
- Apply safe hygiene, health, and work practices
DEVELOP YOUR TALENT
Develop the attributes to help you get ahead:
- Effective communication skills
- High levels of ethical discretion
- An aptitude for physical therapeutic work
ACHIEVE YOUR GOALS
Completing this course provides you with:
- A nationally accredited qualification at Certificate IV level
- A strong pathway to continue your study and enhance your career opportunities
- Skills and knowledge to start your own business
- Beauty therapist
- Beauty business owner
GROW YOUR CAREER
Take your career further with the:
- Diploma of Beauty Therapy
- Advanced Diploma of Intense Pulsed Light and Laser for Hair Reduction
Discover the skills you need for the job you want at the TAFE NSW Information Sessions, 21-25 June 2021.
To find out more about this course, meet our teachers and receive information about enrolment and next steps, attend an information session.
Wednesday, 23 June 2021 | 5:00pm to 6:00pm | Wentworth Falls Campus, Mitchell St, Wentworth Falls, Building A, Ground Floor, Foyer.
This is a part time course. You will need to attend approximately 7.8 hours of class, 1 day a week, for 2 years. As well as the in-class component, you will need to complete approximately 9 hours of other study per week.
You may also be required to complete approximately 2 hours of additional study each week outside of class hours, including private study, assignment preperation, elective unit (workplace support), informal workplace training.
Once you have enrolled in this course, you will be required to attend your first class (orientation) on Wednesday 14 July 2021, 11:00am to 2:00pm to be held at TAFE NSW Blue Mountains, Blue Mountains (Katoomba), Parke St, Katoomba in Building C, Ground Floor, Room 22 (C.G..22). At your first class (orientation), you will be advised of your timetable, course requirements and related course costs. Classes are currently scheduled for Wednesdays (2021), Thursdays (Semester 1, 2022), Tuesdays (Semester 2, 2022), Thursdays (Semester 1, 2023) please note this timetable is subject to change. Your weekly attendance program will be developed in consultation with your Employer and you will receive a copy of your finalised timetable/program. Your first class will be held on Wednesday, 14 July 2021, (unless advised otherwise).
All classes are held at Katoomba Campus.
For any enquiries please contact Head Teacher, Beauty Services: firstname.lastname@example.org or on 4780 7804. For assistance please contact Blue Mountains College Customer Service on 4753 2100 (Monday to Friday) or in person at Wentworth Falls Campus.
IS THIS COURSE RIGHT FOR YOU?
This course offering is designed for people 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.
Target group: Beauty Apprentices. Apprentices are employed in beauty salons.
MORE ABOUT THIS COURSE
Work Placement is a requirement of this course. You are required to provide evidence that you have a signed contract to be employed as an apprentice.
TAFE NSW obtains and signs the training contract as the RTO.
SERVICES AND STUDY SUPPORT
There are additional learning and study tools available for this course, including:
LLN Support is organised for learners who are identified through RU Ready screening as having LLN levels lower than the requirements of this qualification.
We offer student services and study support to ensure you can achieve your goals. Learn about TAFE NSW Student Services
As a TAFE NSW student in this course, you will have access to:
- LinkedIn Learning (formerly Lynda.com)
- Smarthinking - after hours online study support service
- Easy computing online short courses
- Access to local TAFE libraries
- Accessibility and Disability Support Services
- Access to Read&Write learning support software at TAFE and at home
The way you learn may change during your enrolment to ensure the best learning experience or to keep you safe as COVID-19 restrictions change, and some of our face to face classes may change to online or virtual classroom learning. Also, to ensure that we keep you safe while studying, we may modify our face to face classes to meet physical distancing requirements and increased cleaning on campus. If work placement and the demonstration of practical skills are requirements of your course, there may be a modification or delay in the planned timeframe due to COVID-19 impacts. Be assured, we'll keep you informed every step of the way.
This course is currently scheduled on Wednesday from 9:00am to 5:00pm. This timetable may change and will be confirmed by your teacher.
SMART AND SKILLED FEES
There are a range of study options for NSW Apprentices and eligible non-apprentices with relevant industry work experience in this course.
Under the NSW Government fee-free apprenticeship initiative, NSW apprentices that commence their training on or after 1 July 2018 may be eligible for fee-free training. Apprentices are required to provide evidence of their NSW apprenticeship to finalise their enrolment and applicable fees.
This course is also a TAFE NSW Trade Pathways Qualification and ideal if you have been working in this industry for an extended period of time but havent received a qualification. To be eligible to enrol as a non-apprentice and secure funding, you must firstly meet the Smart and Skilled eligibility criteria and be:
- over 21 years of age
- able to demonstrate and provide evidence of extensive industry experience and
- able to demonstrate relevant ongoing work experience and provide workplace evidence to support the achievement of competence.
You will need to provide for yourself the following resources which you will keep when you complete your study:
You will be required to purchase equipment/tools of trade, personal protective equipment (PPE) and a tunic, which is required to participate in practical classes. WH&S requirements for classes: You must wear closed in protective footwear and clothing that is clean and professional for the industry. Information on kits and tunics are provided at our information session and in our orientation book. Please call us on 02 4780 7804 should you have any questions.
Non-compulsory items: TAFE NSW Hair & Beauty T-shirts are recommended and can be purchased at an approximate cost of $20. Please note that any essential equipment and other items that the student has the choice of acquiring from the provider, or from another supplier other than the provider, that become the physical property of the student, are retained by the student on completion of training, and are not consumed during the training.
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Recognition is a process of acknowledging previously completed qualifications, skills, knowledge or experience relevant to your course. This may reduce the amount of learning required, reduce your course fees and allow you to achieve your qualification faster.
Learn about Recognition at TAFE NSW Recognition
Enrolling with us is easy, though the exact process does depend on your course and any prerequisites that go with it. Be sure to read all course information carefully to make sure it is the right qualification, location and study type for you. Enrol and pay online via our secure payment gateway to secure your place. As you progress through the enrolment process you will be prompted to provide additional information.
For further information or assistance, call 131 601.
|SHBBBOS001||Apply cosmetic tanning products|
|SHBXWHS001||Apply safe hygiene, health and work practices|
|SHBXIND001||Comply with organisational requirements within a personal services environment|
|SHBXCCS001||Conduct salon financial transactions|
|SHBBMUP002||Design and apply make-up|
|SHBBBOS002||Provide body massages|
|SHBBBOS003||Provide body treatments|
|SHBBFAS002||Provide facial treatments and skin care recommendations|
|SHBBFAS001||Provide lash and brow services|
|SHBBNLS001||Provide manicure and pedicare services|
|SHBXCCS002||Provide salon services to clients|
|SHBBHRS001||Provide waxing services|
|SHBBRES001||Research and apply beauty industry information|
|SHBBMUP003||Design and apply make-up for photography|
|SHBBMUP004||Design and apply remedial camouflage make-up|
|SHBBINF001||Maintain infection control standards|
|SHBBBOS004||Provide aromatherapy massages|
|SHBBSKS005||Provide micro-dermabrasion treatments|
|SHBBFAS003||Provide specialised facial treatments|
Whether you're a school leaver, an aspiring apprentice, looking to kickstart a career, or you're upskilling, reskilling, or re-training, there's a TAFE NSW course to give you the skills you need for the job you want.
Blue Mountains, Wentworth Falls
Mitchell Street, Wentworth Falls
Phone 131 601
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