Diploma of Beauty Therapy

SHB30115 Certificate III in Beauty Services

Course Description

If you enjoy working with people and want to build a career in the beauty services industry, then your career starts here, where you will learn skills in areas such as make-up; waxing; nail technology; lash and brow treatments; cosmetic tanning; demonstration and sales of retail skin care and cosmetic products.

As a Melbourne College student you will practice on real paying clients in our commercial salon and graduate with the self-confidence and skills to interact and engage with proficiency. You will be ‘job ready’ to perform and demonstrate the professional skills required for the beauty.


Course Details

Course Name: SHB30115 Certificate III in Beauty Services
Duration: 48 weeks (including holidays)
Pre-requisite: None
Requirements: All applicants must be a minimum age of 15
Course Start Date: Every month
Accreditation: Nationally Recognized Qualification
Training Resources: Included
Uniform: Compulsory dress code applies
Consumable Stock: Included


Job Outcome:

Beautician providing a range of beauty services , including sales in retail skin care and cosmetic products.


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Transition Information:

Qualifications at Melbourne College are regularly updated or replaced to meet current industry needs and maximise your employment opportunities. If this occurs while you are part way through a qualification, you may need to vary your learning to meet the new national requirements. Melbourne College will aim to make this as smooth as possible for you.


Course Overview

These are the units that are covered within the qualification:

Unit Code Unit Title
SHBXCCS002 Provide salon services to clients
SHBXCCS001 Conduct salon financial transactions
SHBXIND001 Comply with organisational requirements in a personal services environment
SHBXWHS001 Apply safe hygiene, health and work practices
SHBBHRS001 Provide waxing services
SHBBFAS001 Provide lash and brow services
SHBBMUP002 Design and apply make up
SHBBMUP003 Design and apply make up for photography
SHBBMUP004 Design and apply remedial camouflage make up
SHBBMUP001 Apply eyelash extensions
SHBBBOS001 Apply cosmetic tanning products
SHBBRES001 Research and apply beauty industry information
SHBBCCS001 Advise on beauty products and services
SHBBNLS001 Provide manicure and pedicare services
SHBBHRS002 Provide female intimate waxing services