Beauty Therapy

Certificate IV

National Code: SHB40115

Course information

About the course

Course Number: SHB40115-01V01

Do you love everything beauty? Are you good with your hands and enjoy interacting with other people? Our Certificate IV in Beauty Therapy could be the perfect course for you. This course will equip you with an in depth understanding and knowledge of a wide range of beauty therapy treatments and services. This could be your opportunity to follow your passion and step toward a career as a qualified beauty therapist. You will learn to; apply cosmetic tanning products; give body massages and treatments; provide lash, brow and waxing services; design and apply make-up; and a range of other valuable techniques.

When you graduate, would you like to have a competitive advantage when it comes to securing work in the industry? At North Coast TAFE, all course facilitators are highly skilled professionals, currently working in the industry. They have strong industry connections and regularly consult with industry; ensuring you receive the most up-to-date industry skills and knowledge. Our Certificate IV in Beauty Therapy focuses on developing practical skills, meaning our students are job-ready on completion of this course.

Work Placement
All students will have the opportunity to work on real clients in our well equipped simulated salons, but work placement highly recommended.

This qualification is suitable for an Australian apprenticeship pathway. 

Course study options

Offered on 6 campuses

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  • Get credit for previous study and life experience

Other student services offered with this course

Counselling and career services
Disability support services
Libraries and information services


North Coast TAFE offers a wide choice of courses, some that attract government subsidies and some that do not. The fees payable will vary, depending on your personal circumstances, your study history and the course you choose.

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