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Beauty Therapy Courses

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SHB30121 Certificate III in Beauty Services

COURSE DESCRIPTION:

This qualification reflects the role of individuals employed as beauticians to provide a range of beauty services including nail, waxing, lash and brow, and basic make-up services.

Beauty technicians possess a range of well-developed technical and customer service skills where discretion and judgement is required and are responsible for their own outputs.

SHB30121 Certificate III Beauty Services is for students who want to pursue a career as a beautician who provides a range of beauty services including nail, waxing, lash and brow, and basic make-up services.

This includes client consultation on beauty products and services. Work is typically conducted in beauty, waxing, brow and nail salons.

STUDY INFORMATION:

Duration: Scheduled 32 weeks (3 Days a Week)

Enrolment Age: 18 years or older

Start Dates: Provided on inquiry

Entry Requirements:

  • Successful completion of minimum Year 11 in Australia or equivalent in student’s country of origin OR
  • Holders of an AQF qualification level II and above OR
  • Applicants with no formal qualification and have experience within the industry may also be considered.
  • Are 18 years of age or above

Language Literacy Numeracy (LLN)

At MCOHB the ACSF core skills entry levels for each course are determined by referring to the foundation skills in the training package. Core skills are assessed using an approved industry specific paper-based assessment tools to assess an applicant’s LLN capability. For the SHB30121 Certificate III in Beauty Services on a scale of 5, students are expected to achieve the following levels for the five ACSF core skills areas:

  • Learning: 4
  • Reading: 3
  • Writing: 3
  • Oral communication: 4
  • Numeracy: 3

Pathways from the qualification:

After achieving the SHB30121 Certificate III in Beauty Service individuals can progress to:

  • SHB30321 Certificate III in Nail Technology
  • HLT42015 Certificate IV in Massage Therapy
  • SHB40121 Certificate IV in Beauty Therapy
  • SHB50216 Diploma of Salon Management
  • HLT52015 Diploma of Remedial Massage
  • HLT52515 Diploma of Reflexology
  • HLT52315 Diploma of Clinical Aromatherapy
  • CUA51020 Diploma of Screen and Media

UNITS DELIVERED DURING TRAINING:

  • SHBXWHS003 Apply safe hygiene, health and work practices
  • SHBXIND003 Comply with organisational requirements within a personal services environment
  • SHBBINF002 Maintain infection control standards
  • SHBBRES003 Research and apply beauty industry information
  • SIRXSLS001 Sell to the retail customer
  • SHBXCCS007 Conduct salon financial transactions
  • SHBBCCS005 Advise on beauty products and services
  • SHBXCCS008 Provide salon services to clients
  • SHBBMUP009 Design and apply make-up
  • SHBBFAS004 Provide lash and brow services
  • SHBBNLS011 Use electric file equipment for nail services
  • SHBBNLS007 Provide manicure and pedicare services
  • SHBBHRS010 Provide waxing services
  • SHBBBOS007 Apply cosmetic tanning products
  • SHBBMUP010 Design and apply make-up for photography
  • SHBBMUP008 Apply eyelash extensions
  • SHBBNLS008 Apply gel and dip powder nail enhancements
  • SIRXOSM002 Maintain ethical and professional standards when using social media and online platforms

Full fee for Service

Tuition fee $7,500

Admin fee $250 (non – refundable)

Material Fee $750 (Textbook & beauty kit)

No interest monthly payment plan.

Training and assessment is conducted at MCOHB’s training facilities: Level1 1 Star Crescent Docklands, Melbourne Victoria 3008.


SHB30321 Certificate III in Nail Technology

COURSE DESCRIPTION:

SHB30321 CERT III Nail Technology is for students to be employed as nail technicians to provide manicure and pedicare services, including the application of nail art and acrylic and gel nail enhancements. The qualification provides the student a range of well-developed technical and customer service skills where discretion and judgement is required and are responsible for their own outputs.

This includes client consultation on nail care products and services. Nail technicians may also be self-employed and responsible for managing their own nail station. Work is typically conducted in nail and beauty salons.

Individuals possess a range of well-developed technical and customer service skills where discretion and judgement is required and are responsible for their own outputs. This includes client consultation on beauty products and services.

STUDY INFORMATION:

Duration: Scheduled 26 weeks (3 Days a Week)

Enrolment Age: 18 years or older

Start Dates: Provided on inquiry

Entry Requirements:

  • Successful completion of minimum Year 11 in Australia or equivalent in student’s country of origin OR
  • Holders of an AQF qualification level II and above OR
  • Applicants with no formal qualification and have experience within the industry may also be considered.
  • Are 18 years of age or above

Language Literacy Numeracy (LLN)

At MCOHB the ACSF core skills entry levels for each course are determined by referring to the foundation skills in the training package. Core skills are assessed using an approved industry specific paper-based assessment tools to assess an applicant’s LLN capability. For the SHB30321 Certificate III Nail Technology on a scale of 5, students are expected to achieve the following levels for the five ACSF core skills areas:

  • Learning: 3
  • Reading: 3
  • Writing: 3
  • Oral communication: 3
  • Numeracy: 3

Pathways from the qualification:

After achieving SHB30321 Certificate III Nail Technology individuals can progress to:

  • HLT42015 Certificate IV in Massage Therapy
  • SHB40121 Certificate IV in Beauty Therapy
  • SHB50216 Diploma of Salon Management
  • HLT52015 Diploma of Remedial Massage
  • HLT52515 Diploma of Reflexology
  • HLT52315 Diploma of Clinical Aromatherapy
  • CUA51020 Diploma of Screen and Media

UNITS DELIVERED DURING TRAINING:

  • SHBXWHS003 Apply safe hygiene, health and work practices
  • SHBXIND003 Comply with organisational requirements within a personal services environment
  • SHBBINF002 Maintain infection control standards
  • SHBBRES003 Research and apply beauty industry information
  • SHBBCCS005 Advise on beauty products and services
  • SIRXSLS001 Sell to the retail customer
  • SHBXCCS008 Provide salon services to clients
  • SHBXCCS007 Conduct salon financial transactions
  • SHBBNLS011 Use electric file equipment for nail services
  • SHBBNLS007 Provide manicure and pedicare services
  • SHBBNLS009 Apply acrylic nail enhancements
  • SHBBNLS010 Apply nail art
  • SHBBNLS012 Apply advanced nail art
  • SHBBNLS008 Apply gel and dip powder nail enhancements
  • SHBBNLS002 Apply gel nail enhancements

Full fee for Service
Tuition fee $7,000
Admin fee $250 (non – refundable)
Material Fee $750 (Textbook & nail kit)
No interest monthly payment plan.

Training and assessment is conducted at MCOHB’s training facilities: Level1 1 Star Crescent Docklands, Melbourne Victoria 3008.


SHB40121 Certificate IV in beauty Therapy

COURSE DESCRIPTION:

SHB40121 Certificate IV Beauty Therapy is for students who want to be employed as beauticians to provide a range of beauty services including nail, waxing, lash and brow, and basic make-up services. Beauty therapists possess a range of well-developed technical and customer service skills where discretion and judgement is required and are responsible for their own outputs. This includes client consultation on beauty products and services.

Individuals possess a range of well-developed technical and customer service skills where discretion and judgement is required and are responsible for their own outputs.

This includes client consultation on beauty products and services.

Work is typically conducted in beauty, waxing, brow and nail salons.

STUDY INFORMATION:

Duration: Scheduled 46 weeks (3 Days a Week)
Enrolment Age: 18 years or older
Start Dates: Provided on inquiry

Entry Requirements:

  • Successful completion of minimum Year 11 in Australia or equivalent in student’s country of origin OR
  • Holders of an AQF qualification level III and above OR
  • Applicants with no formal qualification and have experience within the industry may also be considered.
  • Are 18 years of age or above

Language Literacy Numeracy (LLN)

At MCOHB the ACSF core skills entry levels for each course are determined by referring to the foundation skills in the training package. Core skills are assessed using an approved industry specific paper-based assessment tools to assess an applicant’s LLN capability. For the SHB40121 Certificate IV Beauty Therapy on a scale of 5, students are expected to achieve the following levels for the five ACSF core skills areas:

Learning: 4
Reading: 3
Writing: 3
Oral communication: 4 Numeracy: 3

At MCOHB the ACSF core skills entry levels for each course are determined by referring to the foundation skills in the training package. Core skills are assessed using an approved industry specific paper-based assessment tools to assess an applicant’s LLN capability. For the SHB40121 Certificate IV Beauty Therapy on a scale of 5, students are expected to achieve the following levels for the five ACSF core skills areas:

Learning: 4
Reading: 3
Writing: 3
Oral communication: 4 Numeracy: 3

Pathways from the qualification:

After achieving SHB40121 Certificate IV in Beauty Therapy individuals can progress to:

• HLT42015 Certificate IV in Massage Therapy

• SHB50121 Diploma of Beauty Therapy • SHB50216 Diploma of Salon Management

• HLT52015 Diploma of Remedial Massage

• HLT52515 Diploma of Reflexology

• HLT52315 Diploma of Clinical Aromatherapy

• CUA51020 Diploma of Screen and Media • SHB60221 Advanced Diploma of Skin Therapy
• Bachelor of Dermal Science

UNITS DELIVERED DURING TRAINING:

  • SHBXWHS003 Apply safe hygiene, health and work practices
  • SHBBINF002 Maintain infection control standards
  • SHBBSSC002 Incorporate knowledge of body structures and functions into beauty therapy
  • SHBBSSC001 Incorporate knowledge of skin structure and functions into beauty therapy
  • SHBXIND003 Comply with organisational requirements within a personal services environment
  • SHBBRES003 Research and apply beauty industry information
  • SHBXCCS006 Promote healthy nutritional options in a beauty therapy context
  • SIRXSLS001 Sell to the retail customer
  • SHBXCCS007 Conduct salon financial transactions
  • SHBXCCS008 Provide salon services to clients
  • SHBBMUP009 Design and apply make-up
  • SHBBFAS004 Provide lash and brow services
  • SHBBBOS007 Apply cosmetic tanning products
  • SHBBBOS008 Provide body massages
  • SHBBFAS005 Provide facial treatments and skin care recommendations
  • SHBBNLS011 Use electric file equipment for nail services
  • SHBBNLS007 Provide manicure and pedicare services
  • SHBBHRS010 Provide waxing services
  • SHBBMUP010 Design and apply make-up for photography
  • SHBBFAS006 Provide specialised facial treatments
  • SHBBNLS009 Apply acrylic nail enhancements
  • SHBBNLS010 Apply nail art
  • SIRXOSM002 Maintain ethical and professional standards when using social media and online platforms

Full fee for Service
Tuition fee $12,400
Admin fee $250 (non – refundable)
Material Fee $750 (Textbook & beauty kit)
No interest monthly payment plan.

Training and assessment is conducted at MCOHB’s training facilities: Level1 1 Star Crescent Docklands, Melbourne Victoria 3008.


SHB50121 Diploma of Beauty Therapy

COURSE DESCRIPTION:

SHB50121 Diploma of Beauty Therapy is for students who are seeking to improve their technical and customer service skills, along with their technical knowledge on beauty products and treatments. Students may also be pursuing advancement as a senior beautician, supervisor or manger, where they manage a team of beauticians.

Individuals possess a range of well-developed technical and customer service skills where discretion and judgement is required and are responsible for their own outputs.

This includes client consultation on beauty products and services.
Work is typically conducted in beauty, waxing, brow and nail salons.

STUDY INFORMATION:

Duration: Scheduled 71 weeks (3 Days a Week)
Enrolment Age: 18 years or older
Start Dates: Provided on inquiry
Entry Requirements:

  • Successful completion of minimum Year 11 in Australia or equivalent in student’s country of origin OR
  • Holders of an AQF qualification level III and above OR
  • Applicants with no formal qualification and have experience within the industry may also be considered.
  • Are 18 years of age or above

Language Literacy Numeracy (LLN)

At MCOHB the ACSF core skills entry levels for each course are determined by referring to the foundation skills in the training package. Core skills are assessed using an approved industry specific paper-based assessment tools to assess an applicant’s LLN capability. For the SHB50121 Diploma of Beauty Therapy on a scale of 5, students are expected to achieve the following levels for the five ACSF core skills areas:

  • Learning: 4
  • Reading: 4
  • Writing: 3
  • Oral communication: 4
  • Numeracy: 3

Pathways from the qualification:

After achieving SHB50121 Certificate Ivin Beauty Therapy individuals can progress to:

• HLT42015 Certificate IV in Massage Therapy

• SHB50216 Diploma of Salon Management

• HLT52015 Diploma of Remedial Massage

• HLT52515 Diploma of Reflexology

• HLT52315 Diploma of Clinical Aromatherapy

• CUA51020 Diploma of Screen and Media • SHB60221 Advanced Diploma of Skin Therapy
• Bachelor of Dermal Science

UNITS DELIVERED DURING TRAINING:

  • SHBXWHS003 Apply safe hygiene, health and work practices
  • SHBXIND003 Comply with organisational requirements within a personal services environment
  • SHBBINF001 Maintain infection control standards
  • SHBXCCS005 Maintain health and wellbeing in a personal services setting
  • SHBXCCS006 Promote healthy nutritional options in a beauty therapy context
  • SHBBSSC002 Incorporate knowledge of body structures and functions into beauty therapy
  • SHBBSSC001 Incorporate knowledge of skin structure and functions into beauty therapy
  • SHBBRES003 Research and apply beauty industry information
  • SHBBCCS005 Advise on beauty products and services
  • SIRXSLS001 Sell to the retail customer
  • SHBXCCS007 Conduct salon financial transactions
  • SHBXCCS008 Provide salon services to clients
  • SHBBMUP009 Design and apply make-up
  • SHBBMUP013 Design and apply creative make-up
  • SHBBFAS005 Provide facial treatments and skin care recommendations
  • SHBBFAS006 Provide specialised facial treatments
  • SHBBFAS004 Provide lash and brow services
  • SIRXOSM002 Maintain ethical and professional standards when using social media and online platforms
  • SHBBMUP008 Apply eyelash extensions • SHBBMUP015 Apply volume eyelash extensions
  • SHBBNLS011 Use electric file equipment for nail services
  • SHBBNLS007 Provide manicure and pedicare services
  • SHBBHRS010 Provide waxing services • SHBBHRS002 Provide female intimate waxing services
  • SHBBBOS008 Provide body massages
  • SHBBSPA007 Provide stone therapy massages
  • SHBBMUP003 Design and apply make-up for photography
  • SHBBMUP004 Design and apply remedial camouflage make-up
  • SHBBBOS010 Use reflexology relaxation techniques in beauty treatments

Full fee for Service

Tuition fee $15,500
Admin fee $250 (non – refundable)

Material Fee $750 (Textbook & beauty kit)

No interest monthly payment plan.

Training and assessment is conducted at MCOHB’s training facilities: Level1 1 Star Crescent Docklands, Melbourne Victoria 3008.


SHB60221 Advanced Diploma of Skin Therapy

COURSE DESCRIPTION:

SHB60221 Advanced Diploma of Skin Therapy is for students that are looking to increase their knowledge and skills to design and safely apply non-ionising radiation treatments using intense pulsed light and laser technologies to reduce unwanted hair on the face and body.

Individuals synthesise specialised knowledge and experience to consult, design and manage sequential treatment programs. They possess highly developed communication skills and specialised technical skills. Practitioners operate within a defined scope of practice and use initiative and judgement to refuse or refer treatments as required.

This qualification provides a pathway to work in skin or beauty therapy clinics.

Entry Requirements

Entry to this qualification is open to individuals who have achieved all of the following units of competency:

  • SHBBFAS005 Provide facial treatments and skin care recommendations OR SHBBFAS002 Provide facial treatments and skin care recommendations,
  • SHBBFAS006 Provide specialised facial treatments OR SHBBFAS003 Provide specialised facial treatments
  • SHBBINF002 Maintain infection control standards OR HLTINF005 Maintain infection prevention for skin
  • penetration treatments,
  • SHBBSSC001 Incorporate knowledge of skin structure and functions into beauty therapy,
  • SHBBSSC002 Incorporate knowledge of body structures and functions into beauty therapy.
  • OR are able to demonstrate equivalent skills and knowledge to each of the above units of competency.
  • Are Holders of an AQF qualification SHB40121 Certificate IV in Beauty Therapy or SHB50121 Diploma of Beauty Therapy
  • Are 18 years of age or older.

STUDY INFORMATION:

Duration: Scheduled 37 weeks (3 Days a Week)

Enrolment Age: 18 years or older

Start Dates: Provided on inquiry

Language Literacy Numeracy (LLN)

At MCOHB the ACSF core skills entry levels for each course are determined by referring to the

foundation skills in the training package. Core skills are assessed using an approved industry

specific paper-based assessment tools to assess an applicant’s LLN

capability. For the SHB60221 Advanced Diploma of Skin Therapy on

a scale of 5, students are expected to achieve the following levels

for the five ACSF core skills areas:

  • Learning: 4
  • Reading: 4
  • Writing: 3
  • Oral communication: 4
  • Numeracy: 3

Pathways from the qualification:

After achieving SHB60221 Advanced Diploma of Skin Therapy individuals can progress to:

• HLT42015 Certificate IV in Massage Therapy

• SHB50216 Diploma of Salon Management

• HLT52015 Diploma of Remedial Massage

• HLT52515 Diploma of Reflexology

• HLT52315 Diploma of Clinical Aromatherapy

• CUA51020 Diploma of Screen and Media

• Bachelor of Dermal Science

 

UNITS DELIVERED DURING TRAINING:
  • SHBBSSC003 Research and apply information on skin science in a skin therapy context
  • SHBXCCS006 Promote healthy nutritional optionin a beauty therapy context
  • SHBBSKT001 Provide skin therapy consultations
  • SHBBSKT002 Provide advice on specialised skin care formulations and ingredients
  • SHBBSKT003 Identify and control safety risks for light-based skin treatments
  • SHBBSKT008 Design light emitting diode treatment programs
  • SHBBSKT009 Provide light emitting diode skin treatments
  • SHBBSKT010 Provide skin needling treatments
  • SHBBSKT011 Provide superficial peel treatments
  • SHBBSKS009 Provide microdermabrasion treatments
  • SHBBSKT006 Design laser skin treatment programs
  • SHBBSKT007 Provide laser skin treatments
  • SHBBSKT008 Provide salon services to clients
  • SHBBSKT004 Design intense pulsed light skin treatment programs
  • SHBBSKT005 Provide intense pulsed light skin treatments

Full fee for Service
Tuition fee $14,500
Admin fee $250 (non – refundable)
Material Fee $750 (Textbook & beauty kit)
No interest monthly payment plan.

Training and assessment is conducted at MCOHB’s training facilities: Level1 1 Star Crescent Docklands, Melbourne Victoria 3008.


SHB60118 Advanced Diploma of Intense Pulsed Light and Laser for Hair Reduction

COURSE DESCRIPTION:

SHB60118 Advanced Diploma of Intense Pulsed Light and Laser for Hair Reduction is for students that are looking to increase their knowledge and skills to design and safely apply non-ionising radiation treatments using intense pulsed light and laser technologies to reduce unwanted hair on the face and body.

Students are trained to make complex, independent judgements which are made in consulting with clients when analysing their skin and hair characteristics, designing and evaluating intense pulsed light and laser hair reduction treatment programs, selecting and using appropriate technology, and applying it within the context of safe client and operator practices and in compliance with regulatory requirements.

Entry Requirements

Entry to this qualification is open to individuals who:

• have achieved a Diploma of Beauty Therapy; AND have 12 months post-qualification experience as a beauty therapist with a primary focus on providing facial services, skin services and hair reduction services;

OR

• are an Enrolled Nurse or Registered Nurse; AND have 12 months post-qualification experience in the application of knowledge in human biology, anatomy and physiology.

• Are 18 years of age or older. Language Literacy Numeracy (LLN)

At MCOHB the ACSF core skills entry levels for each course are determined by referring to the foundation skills in the training package. Core skills are assessed using an approved industry specific paper-based assessment tools to assess an applicant’s LLN capability. For the SHB60118 Advanced Diploma of Intense Pulsed Light and Laser for Hair Reduction on a scale of 5, students are expected to achieve the following levels for the five ACSF core skills areas:

  • Learning: 4
  • Reading: 4
  • Writing: 3
  • Oral communication: 4
  • Numeracy: 3

STUDY INFORMATION:

Duration: Scheduled 32 weeks (3 Days a Week)

Enrolment Age: 18 years or older

Start Dates: Provided on inquiry

Pathways from the qualification:

After achieving SHB60118 Advanced Diploma of Intense Pulsed Light and Laser for Hair Reduction individuals can progress to:

  • SHB50216 Diploma of Salon Management
  • HLT52015 Diploma of Remedial Massage
  • HLT52515 Diploma of Reflexology
  • HLT52315 Diploma of Clinical Aromatherapy
  • CUA51020 Diploma of Screen and Media
  • Bachelor of Dermal Science

UNITS DELIVERED DURING TRAINING:

  • SHBBHRS005 Identify and control safety risks for intense pulsed light and laser hair reduction treatments
  • SHBBINF001 Maintain infection control standards
  • SHBBHRS006 Design laser hair reduction treatment programs
  • SHBBHRS008 Design intense pulsed light hair reduction treatment programs
  • SHBBRES002 Investigate developments in cosmetic treatments using light and laser systems
  • SHBBHRS007 Provide laser hair reduction treatments
  • SHBBHRS009 Provide intense pulsed light hair reduction treatments

Full fee for Service
Tuition fee $9,500
Admin fee $250 (non – refundable)
Material Fee $750 (Textbook & kit)
No interest monthly payment plan.

Training and assessment is conducted at MCOHB’s training facilities: Level1 1 Star Crescent Docklands, Melbourne Victoria 3008.


SHB50321 Diploma of Cosmetic Tattooing

COURSE DESCRIPTION:

This qualification reflects the role of individuals who work as cosmetic tattooists who design and provide cosmetic tattooing services.

Individuals work autonomously and are accountable for personal outputs. Their work involves the self-directed application of specialised knowledge and experience to consult, design and manage sequential treatment programs. They possess highly developed communication and technical skills. Practitioners operate within a defined scope of practice and use initiative and judgement to refuse or refer treatments as required.

Work is typically conducted in beauty salons and skin clinics.

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

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

Cosmetic Tattooing is subject to Skin Penetration regulation in some states and territories. The supply of topical anesthetics is restricted in some states and territories.

Entry Requirements

Entry to this qualification is open to individuals who:

  • Have successfully completed minimum Year 11 in Australia or equivalent in student’s country of origin OR
  • Holders of an AQF qualification level IV and above OR
  • Applicants with no formal qualification and have experience within the industry may also be considered.
  • Are 18 years of age or above

Language Literacy Numeracy (LLN)

At MCOHB the ACSF core skills entry levels for each course are determined by referring to the foundation skills in the training package. Core skills are assessed using an approved industry specific paper-based assessment tools to assess an applicant’s LLN capability. For the SHB50321 Diploma of Cosmetic Tattooingon a scale of 5, students are expected to achieve the following levels for the five ACSF core skills areas:

  • Learning: 4
  • Reading: 4
  • Writing: 3
  • Oral communication: 4
  • Numeracy: 3

STUDY INFORMATION:

Duration: Scheduled 27 weeks (3 Days a Week)

Enrolment Age: 18 years or older

Start Dates: Provided on inquiry

UNITS DELIVERED DURING TRAINING:

  • SHBBSSC004 Identify the function and structure of skin and hair for cosmetic tattooing
  • SHBBINF002 Maintain infection control standards
  • HLTINF005 Maintain infection prevention for skin penetration treatments
  • SHBBCOS001 Provide cosmetic tattooing consultations
  • SHBBCOS002 Apply knowledge of colour theory and pigmentology to cosmetic tattooing
  • SHBBCOS003 Incorporate elements and principles of design to cosmetic tattooing
  • SHBBCOS004 Provide cosmetic tattoo for eyebrows
  • SHBBCOS005 Provide cosmetic tattoo for lips
  • SHBBCOS006 Provide cosmetic tattoo for eyes

Full fee for Service
Tuition fee $11,500
Admin fee $250 (non – refundable)

Material Fee $1,250 (Textbook & kit)
No interest monthly payment plan.

Training and assessment is conducted at MCOHB’s training facilities: Level1 1 Star Crescent Docklands, Melbourne Victoria 3008.