SHB30115 Certificate III in Beauty Services

The Certificate III in Beauty Services (SHB30115) is a nationally recognised qualification under the Hairdressing and Beauty services training package (SHB).

This qualification has been designed for those individuals who wish to be employed as beauticians, providing a range of beauty services including waxing, intimate waxing, lash and brow treatments, manicure, pedicure, tanning, basic make-up services, eyelash extensions as well as advising on beauty products and services and all the employability skills required to undertake this position to the highest level.

These 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.

The Certificate III in Beauty Services (SHB30115) may also be utilised as a stepping stone to higher qualifications. Suggested qualifications are Certificate IV in Beauty Therapy (SHB40115) or Diploma of Beauty Therapy (SHB50115).

SHB40115 Certificate IV in Beauty Therapy

The Certificate IV in Beauty Therapy (SHB40115) is a nationally recognised qualification under the Hairdressing and Beauty Services Training package (SHB).

This qualification has been designed for those individuals who wish to be employed as Beauty Therapists, providing a range of beauty treatments and services, including waxing, intimate waxing, lash and brow treatments, manicure, pedicure, tanning, basic make-up services, eyelash extensions, body massage, body treatments, facial treatments, acrylic and gel nails as well as advising on beauty products and services and all the employability skills required to undertake this position to the highest level. Work is typically conducted in beauty salons and day spas.

The Certificate IV in Beauty Therapy (SHB40115) may also be utilised as a stepping stone to higher qualifications. Suggested qualifications are Diploma of Beauty Therapy (SHB50115).

SHB50115 Diploma of Beauty Therapy

The Diploma of Beauty Therapy (SHB50115) is a nationally recognised qualification under the Hairdressing and Beauty Services Training package (SHB).

This qualification has been designed for those individuals who wish to be employed as beauty therapists providing a broad range of beauty therapy treatments and services including facial treatments, body massage, body treatments, hair removal, lash and brow treatments, nail and make-up services.

This includes consultation with clients to provide beauty advice, recommending beauty treatments and services, and selling retail skin-care and cosmetic products. Work is typically conducted in beauty salons and day spas.

The Diploma of Beauty Therapy (SHB50115) may also be utilised as a stepping stone to university or higher education courses such as in the fields of nursing or cosmetic sciences.

Spa Specialist Program

The Spa Specialist Program is part of the Diploma of Beauty Therapy (SHB50115) under the Hairdressing and Beauty Services Training package (SHB).

This program has been designed for those individuals who wish to be employed as beauty/day spa specialists specialising in body treatments, providing a broad range of treatments and services including body treatments, body massages, spa therapy treatments, aromatherapy massage, Indian head massage and reflexology.

Students must have undertaken the Provide body massage SHBBBOS002 and Provide body treatments SHBBBOS003 units or equivalent before commencing this program. Work is typically conducted in beauty salons and day spas.

The Body Specialist Program may be a stepping stone to a full Diploma of Beauty Therapy (SHB50115).

SHBBBOS001 Apply Cosmetic Tanning Products

This unit delivers the skills and knowledge required to select and apply cosmetic tanning products.  Ensuring the ability to consult with clients for correct tanning products and colour choice, prepare the skin and apply tanning products using a spray tanning gun.

  • Client consult
  • Contra-indications to tanning
  • Correct colour and product choice
  • Applying tan products with spray gun
  • Correct care, cleaning and use of spray gun
  • Aftercare treatment
  • Health and hygiene
  • Sustainability in tanning

SHBBFAS001 Provide Lash and Brow Services

This unit delivers the skills and knowledge required to provide lash and brow services including shaping and colouring.  Ensuring the ability to consult with clients to select suitable products and equipment to perform lash and brow services.

  • Client consultation
  • Contra-indications to lash and brow services
  • Chemically treat with tint eyelashes and eyebrows
  • Shape eyebrows – hot wax, strip wax and tweezer use
  • Health and safety for therapist and client
  • Aftercare advice and recommendations
  • Sustainability in lash and brow services

SHBBMUP001 Apply Eyelash Extensions

This unit delivers the skills and knowledge required to apply eyelash extensions for added length and thickness of natural lashes.  Ensuring the ability to consult with clients to select suitable products and equipment to apply, in-fill and remove eyelash extensions.  Students receive a full professional take home extension kit.

  • Client consultation
  • Contra-indications to eyelash extensions
  • Remove damaged, sparse or grown out extensions
  • Apply eyelash extensions
  • Health and safety for therapist and client
  • Aftercare advice and recommendations
  • Sustainability in eyelash extensions

SHBBHRS001 Provide Waxing Services

This unit delivers the skills and knowledge required to provide waxing services to remove unwanted facial and body hair.  Ensuring the ability to consult with clients to select suitable wax products to provide waxing services.

  • Client consultation
  • Contra-indications to waxing
  • Hot and strip waxing
  • Roll on waxing
  • Aftercare treatment
  • Health and hygiene
  • State and federal health regulations
  • Sustainability in waxing

SHBBHRS002 Provide Female Intimate Waxing Services

This unit delivers the skills and knowledge required to provide waxing services to remove unwanted hair from female intimate areas.  Ensuring the alibility to consult with clients to plan, apply and remove hot and strip wax safely and as discretely as possible.  It is recommended students enrolling have completed Provide waxing services SHBBHRS001 or equivalent unit prior to undertaking this unit.

  • Client consultation
  • Contra-indications to intimate waxing
  • Designing intimate waxing – full, partial or basic shape
  • Providing intimate waxing service
  • Health and safety for therapist and client
  • Aftercare advice and body care
  • Sustainability in waxing

SHBBNLS001 Provide Manicure and Pedicare Services

This unit delivers the skills and knowledge required to provide services and advice to clients requiring hand, foot and nail care.  Ensuring the ability to recognise relevant contraindications and conditions, to understand the structure and function of hands, feet and nails and the effects of treatments and products, and to select and provide services and advice to meet the objectives of the client

  • Client consultation
  • Contra-indications to manicure and pedicare services
  • Anatomy and physiology of hands, arms, feet and legs
  • Massage for hands, arms, feet and legs
  • Manicure and pedicare services
  • Health and safety for therapist and client
  • Aftercare advice and recommendations
  • Sustainability in manicure and pedicare