Certificate IV in Beauty Therapy SHB40115
CERTIFICATE IV IN BEAUTY THERAPY SHB40115
|Provider||LAF College of Vocational Education
|Delivery Mode||Students will have a learning commitment of 20 hours per week over 54 weeks. This is equal to a total of 13.5 months training.|
|Course Duration||Total duration: 54 weeks
Holiday breaks: 10 weeks
Nominal hours: 1,081
|Course Structure and Units||The SHB40115 Certificate IV in Beauty Therapy requires the completion of 19 units which are made up of 13 core units and 6 elective units.
SHBBBOS001 Apply cosmetic tanning Products
SHBBMUP002 Design and apply make-up
SHBXIND001 Comply with organisational requirements within a personal services environment
SHBBNLS001 Provide manicure and pedicare services
SHBBHRS001 Provide waxing services
SHBBFAS001 Provide lash and brow services
SHBBFAS002 Provide facial treatments & skin care recommendations
SHBXWHS001 Apply safe hygiene, health and work practices
SHBBRES001 Research and apply beauty industry information
SHBBBOS002 Provide body massage
SHBBBOS003 Provide body treatments
SHBXCCS001 Conduct salon financial transactions
SHBXCCS002 Provide salon services to clients
SHBBBOS004 Provide aromatherapy massage
SHBBMUP001 Apply eyelash extension
SHBBFAS003 Provide specialised facial treatments
SIHHHDS407A Apply and maintain wigs and hairpiece
SIHHHDS406A Design and apply creative long hair designs
SIHHIND306A Participate in a session styling team
|Entry requirements||There are no entry requirements for this course.|
|Course Outcomes||The Beauty industry is part of the expanding services sector and as such offers a growing range of employment opportunities linked to the provision of simple to complex beauty treatments and services to clients on a one to one basis.
This course is suitable for a person who wants to learn the skills of a Beautician and provide a range of specialist beauty services including skin biology, skin care products, facials, body treatments, massage, make-up, waxing, manicure and pedicures, eyelash extension, and hair up styles. This includes the knowledge of beauty, advanced facial techniques, communication and retail skills.
|Pre Training Review||All students must participate in a pre-training review. This process will determine the appropriacy of the chosen training option, and identify any special needs. Should the institute require further determination of language, literacy and numeracy skills, the student may need to complete a foundation skills test, so that additional support can be offered.|
|The program is delivered at LAF’s College of Vocational Education training center and includes practical workshops in a fully operational beauty salon. The training consists of a combination of trainer-led theory classes, practical workshops of small groups and one on one training. Students will also have the opportunity to provide beauty services to clients.|
|Classes/Online Components||Classes will start at 9 am and complete at 4 pm.
Classes will be for 2. 5 days and 3 hours self-study per week.
|Additional Support||LAF has policies that include reasonable adjustment and access and equity principles.
Reasonable adjustment at LAF is designed to ensure that a student is not presented with unnecessary barriers to demonstrating achievement in the program of study. Reasonable adjustments may include the use of additional educational support and alternative methods of assessment such as oral assessment.
LAF also offers its students the opportunity to participate in small group bi-lingual (Vietnamese) classes in various aspects of specialist beauty services.
Students with disabilities are encouraged to enrol in this course and will be appropriately supported.
|Assessment Arrangements||Describe the assessment approaches used in the course.
Assessment will include the following;
Observation of practical activities
Written and oral questions
|Skills Recognition||Students may apply for recognition of existing qualifications or skills, knowledge and experience (credit transfer or recognition of prior learning) as per LAF College skills recognition policies and procedures.
Contact the Campus Manager to discuss course credit.
Phone: (03) 9311 1586
|Education Pathways||Students who complete this course may wish to further their study in can enrol into the SHB50115 Diploma of Beauty Therapy.|
|Costs||Eligible Skills First Funding students:
Tuition fees: $150.00 (Please see “Course fee” for more detail)
Equipment fees: $950.00 for a Beautician kit or a student can purchase their own equipment. LAF College of Vocational Education will provide students with a list of equipment to purchase.
No administration fee.
Fee for service students:
Tuition fees: $6,186.00
Materials fees: $950.00 for a Beautician kit or a student can purchase their own equipment. LAF College of Vocational Education will provide students with a list of equipment to purchase.
No administration fee.
|How to Enrol/ Apply||This course is available by direct entry by speaking to the Campus Manager at the College’s Head Office.|
|Student Orientation||Students will participate in an orientation program which will go for 1 day starting at 9am and finishing at 4pm. This orientation program is compulsory for all students.|
|Contact Details||LAF College of Vocational Education
Head office: 15 Sun Crescent, Sunshine, Victoria 3020
Beauty department: 27 Sun Crescent, Sunshine, Victoria 3020
Phone: (03) 9311 1586