Short Courses

Short courses

SHBBFAS001 Provide Lash and Brow Services

Unit information

This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to provide lash and brow services that include shaping and colouring.

It requires the ability to consult with clients, and select suitable products and equipment required to perform lash and brow services. Lash and brow services can be an individual treatment or form part of a series of treatments.

This unit applies to beauticians and beauty therapists who work in beauty salons and spas. In this environment they make routine decisions within a defined range guided by manufacturer information and organisational policies and procedures.

Eyebrow and Eyelash tinting is the most popular treatment in every salon. This course is ideal if you want to extend existing beauty services or to perform an independent Eyebrow and Eyelash tinting service to customers.

Pre-requisite Unit: Nil

Course Outcome

After successful completion of the course you will be issued with a Statement of Attainment.

  • SHBBFAS001 Provide Lash and Brow Services
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SHBBMUP001 – Apply eyelash extensions

This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to apply eyelash extensions for added length and thickness of natural lashes to meet client needs.

It requires the ability to consult with clients, select suitable products and equipment to apply, in-fill, and remove damaged eyelash extensions. Applying eyelash extensions can be an individual service or form part of a series of services.

This unit applies to beauty therapists, retail assistants, and make-up freelancers who work in beauty salons, retail cosmetic outlets, and settings that provide make-up services. In this environment they make routine service decisions within a defined range.

No occupational licensing, specific legislative, regulatory or industry certification requirements apply to this unit at the time of publication.

Pre-requisite Unit: Nil

Outcome

After successful completion of the course you will be issued with a Statement of Attainment.

SHBBMUP001 – Apply eyelash extensions

Short courses

SHBBHRS001 – Provide waxing services

This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to provide waxing services to remove unwanted facial and body hair.

It requires the ability to consult with clients to select suitable wax products to provide waxing services. The waxing service can be a single service or form part of a series of services.

This unit applies to beauticians and beauty therapists who work in beauty or hair removal salons. In this environment they work as part of a team and make independent decisions within a defined range.

No occupational licensing, certification or specific legislative requirements apply to this unit at the time of publication.

Pre-requisite Unit

Nil

Short courses

SHBBHRS002 Provide female intimate waxing services

(Intimate Brazilian Waxing – Females Only)

Unit information

This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to provide waxing services to remove unwanted hair from female intimate areas.

It requires the ability to consult with clients to plan services to apply and remove hot and strip wax safely. Female intimate waxing can be an individual service or form part of a series of services.

This unit applies to beauticians and beauty therapists who work in beauty or hair removal salons. In this environment they work as part of a team but make independent treatment decisions; demonstrate sensitivity, maturity and confidentiality in their client interactions; and have knowledge across a range of waxing techniques and waxing products.

In this course you will cover application and removal of both hot and strip wax on the bikini area.

Pre-requisite Unit: Nil

Course Outcome

After successful completion of the course you will be issued with a Statement of Attainment.

  • SHBBHRS002 Provide female intimate waxing services
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SHBBBOS001 – Apply cosmetic tanning products

This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to select and apply cosmetic tanning products.

It requires the ability to consult with clients about tanning products and colour choice, select products and equipment to prepare the skin and apply tanning products using a spray tanning gun. The application of cosmetic tanning products can be an individual service, or form part of a series of services.

It applies to beauticians and beauty therapists who work in beauty salons and spas. In this environment they make routine service decisions within known procedures but work under limited supervision and guidance from others.

Pre-requisite Unit: Nil

Course Outcome

After successful completion of the course you will be issued with a Statement of Attainment.

  • SHBBBOS001 – Apply cosmetic tanning products
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SHBBNLS001 Provide manicure and pedicare services

Unit information

This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to provide services and advice to clients requiring hand, foot and nail care.

It requires the ability to recognise relevant contraindications and conditions, to understand the structure and function of hands, feet and nails and the effects of treatments and products, and to select and provide services and advice to meet the objectives of the client. The services and advice can be on an individual basis or form part of a series of services.

This unit applies to workers in beauty and nail salons, and spas. In this environment they make routine service decisions within a defined range but are responsible for the selection and provision of services to clients.

In this Short Skill Course you will learn the skills to provide Spa Manicure and Pedicare, including cleansing, massage, shaping and application of nail polish. You will also learn how to safely use products and equipment and the application of legislation and policy, particularly in regard to hygiene.

Pre-requisite Unit: Nil

Course Outcome

After successful completion of the course you will be issued with a Statement of Attainment.

SHBBNLS001 Provide manicure and pedicare services

Short courses

SHBBSKS001 – Pierce ear lobes

This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to pierce ear lobes. It requires the ability to consult with clients, select and use piercing tools and studs to pierce one or both ear lobes.

This unit applies to beauticians and retail beauty consultants who work in beauty salons and retail cosmetic outlets. In this environment they make routine service decisions within standard routines and procedures and are responsible for providing the service within skin penetration guidelines.

Pre-requisite Unit: Nil

Course Outcome

After successful completion of the course you will be issued with a Statement of Attainment.

  • SHBBSKS001 – Pierce ear lobes
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SHBBFAS002 Provide facial treatments and skin care recommendations

Unit information

This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to provide facial treatments to meet client needs.

It requires the ability to establish priorities with clients, synthesise knowledge of anatomy and physiology, skin science, cosmetic chemistry and nutrition, and to design and provide facial routines and advice on products and protection of facial skin. Facials can be a single treatment or form part of a series of treatments.

The unit applies to beauty therapists who work in beauty salons and spas. In this environment they are part of a team but make independent treatment decisions.

This is a substantial stand-alone course or a great addition to already existing skills. Although new techniques are coming out almost every day, the basics of facial treatment will remain the same. You will always need to know how to analyse and clean the skin, how to develop treatment plan and massage.

Pre-requisite Unit: Nil

Course Outcome

After successful completion of the course you will be issued with a Statement of Attainment.

SHBBFAS002 Provide facial treatments and skin care recommendations

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SHBBFAS003 Provide specialised facial treatments

(Advanced Facial Treatments)

Unit information

This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to provide specialised facial treatments incorporating the use of ultrasonic, direct current, high frequency and micro current devices.

It requires the ability to establish priorities with clients and synthesise knowledge of skin, performance of electrical machines and allied cosmetic products, and to design and provide treatments to address specific skin types and conditions. Not all equipment is used in each specialised facial treatment. Specialised facials can be a single treatment or form part of a series of treatments.

This unit applies to beauty therapists who work in beauty therapy salons. In this environment they work in a team but make independent treatment decisions.

In this course you will learn how to perform the most Advanced Facial Treatments including spa facials.

Pre-requisite Unit: Nil

Course Outcome

After successful completion of the course you will be issued with a Statement of Attainment.

  • SHBBFAS003 Provide specialised facial treatments
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SHBBBOS002 Provide body massages

This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to provide full body relaxation massages.

It requires the ability to establish priorities with clients, synthesise knowledge of anatomy and physiology and lifestyle factors to design body massage routines, and provide advice on body products and protection from environmental damage. Body massage can be a single treatment or form part of a series of treatments.

This unit applies to beauty therapists who work in beauty salons, massage clinics and spas. In this environment they work as part of a team but make independent treatment decisions.

Pre-requisite Unit: Nil

Course Outcome

After successful completion of the course you will be issued with a Statement of Attainment.

SHBBBOS002 Provide body massages

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SHBBBOS003 – Provide body treatments

Unit information

This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to provide body treatments incorporating body massage techniques, electrical currents, body scrubs and wraps.

It requires the ability to establish priorities with clients, synthesise knowledge of anatomy, physiology and skin, and operate specialised equipment with allied cosmetic products to design and provide body treatments addressing relaxation requirements. Body treatments can be a single treatment or form part of a series of treatments.

This unit applies to beauty therapists who work in beauty salons and spas. In this environment they work as part of a team but make independent treatment decisions.

Pre-requisite Unit: Nil

Course Outcome

After successful completion of the course you will be issued with a Statement of Attainment.

  • SHBBBOS003 – Provide body treatments
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SHBBMUP002 Design and apply make-up

Unit information

This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to apply facial make-up products for day, evening or special occasions.

It requires the ability to consult with clients, analyse face and skin, and to demonstrate and apply make-up products to suit client needs or make-up brief.

This unit applies to beauty therapists, retail assistants, and make-up freelancers who work in beauty salons, retail cosmetic outlets, and settings that provide make-up services. In this environment they make routine service decisions within a defined range and have knowledge and skills of a variety of make-up products and application techniques.

In this course you will learn how to adapt different looks to suit your client’s needs, with regards to their make-up, either on a daily basis or for special occasions. You will learn how to work with a colourful palette of products, foundations, eyeshadows, lipsticks and lip and eye pencils.

Pre-requisite Unit: Nil

Course Outcome

After successful completion of the course you will be issued with a Statement of Attainment.

  • SHBBMUP002 Design and apply make-up
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SHBBSPA004 Provide Indian head massages for relaxation

Unit information

This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to provide Indian head massage as part of a spa program.

It requires the ability to consult with clients, plan massage routine and massage arms, neck, shoulders, scalp and face. Indian head massage can be an individual treatment or form part of a series of treatments.

This unit applies to beauty and spa therapists who work in day, destination and resort spas and beauty salons. In this environment they operate with some level of autonomy or under limited supervision.

Indian Head Massage or champissage is based on the ancient Ayurvedic healing system passed down from generation to generation within ancient India (champi is the Indian word for head massage).  In this course you will learn the holistic therapy incorporating the mind, body and spirit. The treatment has been practised in India for over four thousand years.

Pre-requisite Unit: Nil

Course Outcome

After successful completion of the course you will be issued with a Statement of Attainment.

  • SHBBSPA004 Provide Indian head massages for relaxation
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SHBBSPA003 Provide stone therapy massages

Unit information: This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to provide full body massages with hot and cold stones.

It requires the ability to establish priorities with clients, and synthesise knowledge of anatomy and physiology, skin science and lifestyle factors to select pre-heated stones, design massage and provide the treatment. Stone massage therapy can be an individual treatment or form part of a series of treatments.

This unit applies to beauty and spa therapists who work in day, destination and resort spas and beauty salons. In this environment they work in a team but are responsible for individual client recommendations and treatment.

Stone therapy goes beyond the physical experience of typical massage, and enters deeper dimensions of relaxation, health and wellbeing.

Stone Therapy is an exclusive ‘vascular gymnastics’ of the circulatory system. It improves the work of the lymphatic and immune systems, normalises body functions, and assists your body to self-heal. It also affects the sensory system which stimulates production of neuro-chemicals to bring about a sense of well-being.

The ultimate goal of the therapy is relaxation, to bring balance to the body and to alleviate chronic and acute problems.

Pre-requisite Unit: Nil

Course Outcome

After successful completion of the course you will be issued with a Statement of Attainment.

  • SHBBSPA003 Provide stone therapy massages
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SHBBSKS005 Provide micro-dermabrasion treatments

Unit information: This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to use pre-set systems using crystals and vacuum suction to exfoliate the skin of the body or face.

It requires the ability to establish priorities with the client and synthesise knowledge of skin science and effects of treatment on skin structure, and to design and provide a safe and effective treatment. Micro-dermabrasion treatment can be an individual service or form part of a series of services.

This unit applies to beauty therapists who work in beauty salons. In this environment they work in a team but exercise judgment in selecting and providing an appropriate treatment.

No occupational licensing, certification or specific legislative requirements apply to this unit at the time of publication.

Pre-requisite Unit: SHBBINF001 Maintain infection control standards

  • SHBBINF001 Maintain infection control standards
  • SHBBSKS005 Provide micro-dermabrasion treatments

Course Outcome

After successful completion of the course you will be issued with a Statement of Attainment.

Short courses

SHBBSPA002 Provide spa therapies

Unit information

This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to provide wet and dry spa therapies to meet client needs.

It requires the ability to consult with clients, and select, provide and review hydrotherapy, wraps, herbal packs, sauna and other signature spa treatments. Spa therapies can be an individual treatment or form part of a sequenced series of treatments.

This unit applies to beauty and spa therapists who work in day, destination and resort spas. In this environment they work in a team but make independent treatment decisions and have knowledge across a range of spa products and treatments.

No occupational licensing, certification or specific legislative requirements apply to this unit at the time of publication.

Pre-requisite Unit: Nil

Unit information

SHBBSPA001 – Work in a spa therapies framework

This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to promote spa treatments and create and maintain a spa services environment.

It requires the ability to prepare spa work areas, recommend suitable spa therapies to clients, monitor the spa environment, complete shutdown of treatment rooms and equipment, and promote environmentally sound spa practices.

This unit applies to beauty and spa therapists who work in day, destination and resort spas. In this environment they work in a team but are responsible for individual client recommendations and for maintenance of the spa area.

Pre-requisite Unit: Nil.

Course Structure

  • Developing massage plan
  • Performing Swedish Body Massage
  • Mineral Salt Scrub application – in wet and dry room
  • Mud and Clay Body Wrap application – in wet and dry room
  • SHBBSPA001 Work in a spa therapies framework

Course Outcome: After successful completion of the course you will be issued with a Statement of Attainment of:

  • SHBBSPA002 Provide spa therapies

SHBBSPA001 – Work in a spa therapies framework

Short courses

Advanced Skin Science

Course information

The Advanced Skin Science course has been designed specifically for people who required background knowledge of skin science to pursue a career in advanced facial treatment such as laser, IPL or microdermabrasion.

Course Outcome

After successful completion of the course you will be issued with a Statement of Attainment.

  • SIBBCCS301A – Apply the principles of skin biology to beauty treatments
  • SIBBCCS404A – Work in a skin therapies framework
  • SIBBCCS406A – Use electricity in beauty therapy treatments
  • HLTIN402B – Maintain infection Control Standards
  • SIBBCCS403A – Recognise body structures and systems in beauty therapy context
  • SIBBCCS405A – Develop treatment plans

 

Short courses

Skin Science for Laser Tattoo Removal

Course information

This course includes the knowledge of skin biology for skin care treatments. It will assist students who will be learning laser tattoo removal.

 

Course Outcome

After successful completion of the course you will be issued with a Statement of Attainment.

  • SIBBCCS301A – Apply the principles of skin biology to beauty treatments
  • SIBBCCS404A – Work in a skin therapies framework
  • SIBBCCS406A – Use electricity in beauty therapy treatments
  • HLTIN402B – Maintain infection Control Standards