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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 PlacementAll students will have the opportunity to work on real clients in our well equipped simulated salons, but work placement highly recommended.
Offered on 4 campuses
On the job/in the Community
North Coast TAFE wants you to know that while this qualification has no formal entry requirements, we do want you to succeed, so we are providing information about the skills and knowledge that would help you perform this qualification. You do need to have, or be able to attain, a level of literacy and numeracy that will help you complete your course and ultimately to work in your chosen field. Students who complete this qualification level will have a broad range of skills and knowledge that can be applied to specialised and/or skilled work areas. They will be able to identify, analyse, compare and act on information from a range of sources and have a limited responsibility for the organisation of others.North Coast TAFE can provide support for reading, writing, maths and English Language. If you would like to know more about our support options please contact us.
Diploma of Beauty Therapy, Diploma of Specialist Makeup, Diploma of Salon Management or further study in specialist areas.
beauty therapist, salon manager
A TAFE NSW Certificate IV or Diploma could give you up 6 to 12 months advanced standing in a university degree and some Advanced Diplomas offer even more credit.
Choosing a TAFE to University Pathway at North Coast TAFE is a great way to get practical ‘job ready’ skills and then gain entry to a university at an advanced stage.
More information can be found on our TAFE 2 uni page on our website.
Why study something again if you already have the skills and knowledge? Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) is about helping you get your qualification faster and getting you to where you want to be!
Working with one of our RPL assessors we’ll review your life and work experiences as well as any previous study you may have done to confirm just what we can match up with your current course of study.
Note: Some short, licensing or compliance courses, eg Food Safety for Supervisors or First Aid are not granted RPL as demonstrated competency is required by regulatory authorities.
Find out more about RPL at North Coast TAFE
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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.
Your government subsidised fee, and your eligibility for concessions, exemptions and scholarships, are all calculated and confirmed during the enrolment process.
The 2017 subsidised fees indicated on this page are indicative only and based on 2016 fees. The state government may make some small changes to fees and subsidies for 2017 enrolments and we will update our site if and when that happens.
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