At a glance
Provider TrainSmart (RTO #51771)
Qualification SIB50110: Diploma of Beauty Therapy
Study Mode Online, Campus, Workbooks
Payment Options • Self funder payment plan – Pay your course fee by credit cart, cheque, EFT or cash;
• VET FEE-HELP – Government income contingent loan which allows you to study now and pay later. If chosen, students are required to read the VET FEE-HELP Booklet prior to enrolment
Cost $17,500
Duration 12 Months
Number of Units 22 core & 11 elective units of competency
Start Date Usually within 1-14 days after welcome process
Course Description If you enjoy helping others to make themselves look and feel better, then this is the course for you. This Diploma qualification involves both written and practical assignments and covers both beauty treatments and business skills. It will enable you to take on a role in a beauty salon, hotel or spa or set yourself up as a mobile beauty technician.
University Pathways While this course maybe recognised as a pathway to university, it is not a guarantee of entry. It is the responsibility of the student to research eligibility criteria’s set by the university
Entry Requirements There are no formal entry requirements for this qualification, however TrainSmart Australia will assess a students’ ‘Academic Suitability’ to ensure the student has the best chance of success. Academic suitability is determined by either; the student providing TrainSmart Australia with a copy of an Australian year 12 Certificate; or, the student completing the Core Skills Profile for Adults (CSPA) online assessment passing at or above Exit Level 3 in the Australian Core Skills Framework (ACSF) in both reading and numeracy.
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You will learn about a wide range of treatments for the face and body including facials, beauty makeovers, manicures, pedicures, lash and brow treatments, selling retail skin care and hair removal. You’ll also learn about running a successful salon and the science behind some of the more complex treatments.


There are always plenty of jobs for qualified beauty therapists whether you plan to set up in your own business or join an established salon. You will be able to work in a salon, beauty clinic, hospital, health spa or it could take you around the world on a cruise ship.

As well as being familiar with all beauty treatments, you will also have an understanding of how to run a salon, how to order products and write up medical notes for clients.


On successful completion of this course, you will be awarded the following nationally recognised qualification: SIB50110 Diploma of Beauty Therapy.


General beauty treatments

SIBBBOS401A Perform body massage
SIBB5BOS402A Provide beauty treatments
SIBBFAS302A Provide lash and brow treatments
SIBBCCS404A Provide facial treatments
SIBBFAS405A Provide advanced facial treatments
SIBBHRS301A Perform waxing treatment
SIBBNLS202A Provide manicure and pedicure services
SIBBBOS403A Perform aromatherapy massage
SIBBBOS506A Use reflexology relaxation techniques in beauty treatments
SIBBSPA505A Provide Indian head massage for relaxation
SIBBFAS303A Design and apply remedial camouflage make-up
SIBBHRS502A Perform female intimate waxing treatments
SIBBSKS506A Apply micro-dermabrasion to improve skin appearance
SIBBSPA504A Provide stone therapy massage
SIBXFAS202A Design and apply make-up for photography
SIBXFAS201A Design and apply make-up

Science within the beauty industry

SIBBCCS301A Apply the principles of skin biology to beauty treatments
SIBBBOS505A Blend and apply a range of aromatic plant oils for beauty
SIBBCCS403A Recognise body structures and systems in a beauty therapy context
SIBBCCS407A Interpret the chemical composition and physical actions of cosmetics
SIBBCCS408A Promote healthy nutritional options in a beauty therapy context
SIBBBOS504A Apply aromatic plant oil chemistry to beauty treatments
SIBBCCS406A Use electricity in beauty therapy treatments

Workplace skills

SIBXCCS201A Conduct financial transactions
SIBBCC404A Work in a skin therapies framework
SIBBCCS405A Develop treatment plans
SIBXCCS202A Provide service to clients
SIRXCOM001A Communicate in the workplace
SIRXIND001A Work effectively in a retail environment
SIRXOHS001A Apply safe working practises
SIRXSLS004A Build relationships with customers
SIBBCCS302A Advise on beauty services
SIBBNLS201A Work in a nail services framework



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Elite Colleges Pty Ltd is an approved agent of SMR Learning Services t/a TrainSmart Australia (RTO ID 51771). TrainSmart is an approved VET FEE-HELP provider.