YES College


RTO Code: 0249 | CRICOS Provider Code: 03282E | Level 3, 106 Church Street, Parramatta NSW, 2150

Diploma of Beauty Therapy


Code and Name

SHB50115 Diploma of Beauty Therapy

CRICOS Course Code



This course has been superseded by SHB50121 Diploma of Beauty Therapy.


· Local

· International


1 year


Refer to course brochure

Delivery Mode

· Face to Face

· Online

Entry Requirements

· Higher School Certificate or equivalent; or

· AQF Certificate IV level qualification or equivalent or higher; or

· Language, Literacy and Numeracy test conducted at YES College.

Please note: 

· VET Student Loan (VSL) Students and International Students have additional entry requirements which are specified in the course brochure. 


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

· Employment as a Beauty Therapist or Beauty Salon Manager.

Intake Dates

For course intake dates, click here.

Payment Options

· Full-Fee

· VET Student Loans

Please note:

· For VSL total tuition fees and unit of study fees, click here.

· VET student loans will not be approved for students who do not meet eligibility requirements.

· A VET student loan gives rise to a VETSL debt that continues to be a debt due to the Commonwealth until it is repaid.

This course is for people desiring to work as Beauty Therapists, Salon Managers or other positions within the wider area of the beauty industry. Students of the course will learn a broad range of beauty therapist treatments and services including facial treatments, body massage and treatments, hair removal, lash and brow treatments, nail and make-up services.

This course has 25 units of competency, which includes 13 core units and 12 elective units. Learners must complete all 25 units to complete this course.


Core Units of Competency
Unit Code Unit Name
SHBBBOS002 Provide body massages
SHBBBOS003 Provide body treatments
SHBBFAS001 Provide lash and brow services
SHBBFAS002 Provide facial treatments and skin care recommendations
SHBBFAS003 Provide specialised facial treatments
SHBBHRS001 Provide waxing services
SHBBMUP002 Design and apply make-up
SHBBNLS001 Provide manicure and pedicare services
SHBBRES001 Research and apply beauty industry information
SHBXCCS001 Conduct salon financial transactions
SHBXCCS002 Provide salon services to clients
SHBXIND001 Comply with organisational requirements within a personal services environment
SHBXWHS001 Apply safe hygiene, health and work practices


Elective Units of Competency
Unit Code Unit Name
SHBBBOS004 Provide aromatherapy massages
SHBBCCS002 Prepare personalised aromatic plant oil blends for beauty treatments
BSBSMB404 Undertake small business planning
BSBSMB406 Manage small business finances
SHBBSPA003 Provide stone therapy massages
SHBBSPA004 Provide Indian head massages for relaxation
SHBBBOS005 Use reflexology relaxation techniques in beauty treatments
SHBBHRS002 Provide female intimate waxing services
SHBBINF001 Maintain infection control standards
SHBBMUP004 Design and apply remedial camouflage make-up
SHBBSKS005 Provide micro-dermabrasion treatments
BSBSMB403 Market the small business

Learners that successfully complete this course will be issued with a Nationally Recognised Qualification:

  • SHB50115 Diploma of Beauty Therapy

Academic Pathways

On completion of this qualification, graduates may undertake a range of other qualifications from the SHB Hairdressing and Beauty Services Training Package to further enhance their career opportunities such as SHB50216 Diploma of Salon Management and SHB60118 Advanced Diploma of Intense Pulsed Light and Laser for Hair Reduction.

Employment Pathways

Graduates may also seek employment working in a beauty salon, hairdressing salon, day spa, health retreat, cruise ship, resort and skin clinic as a beauty therapist. Graduates may also decide to open up their own home/mobile business and with relevant experience may be able to obtain a position as a Beauty Salon Manager.

Next Intake

11th April 2022

4th July 2022

26th September 2022

16th January 2023

10th April 2023

3rd July 2023

Why Choose Us?

Our courses are driven by industry

Our Trainers are experts in their field

We are one of Australia’s longest running Registered Training Organisations (RTO Code: 0249)

Useful Links

Enrolment Form (Local)

Enrolment Form (International)

Policies and Procedures

Documents and Forms

Want more info about VET Student Loans?

What is VET Student Loans?

Who is Eligible?

Fact Sheet

Schedule, Tuition Fees and Census Days

Employment Pathways

Graduates of this course can seek employment as a Beauty Therapist and Beauty Salon Manager.

This course is Nationally Recognised in Australia and is recognised under the Australian Qualifications Framework.

Want to know more?

YES College is one of Australia’s longest operating Registered Training Organisations (RTO Code: 0249). We focus on the student experience, ensuring to create a positive learning environment, conducive for learning. Our courses are driven by industry to make sure our graduates are job ready. These fundamentals, along with our expert Trainers and purpose built facilities have been the building blocks to our long term success.

Take the first step towards your new Career

and talk to one of our Course Admissions Officers today!

Phone: 02 9635 0652


Level 3, 106 Church Street, Parramatta NSW Australia 2150.