Course / Beauty Therapy

Diploma of Beauty Therapy

Course Information

  • Program Code
  • Cricos Code
  • Study Mode
    Blended Learning
  • Course Duration
    98 Weeks


The Diploma of Beauty Therapy is the course to help you establish your career and become a Beauty Specialist. This qualification will give you a high level of proficiency in many areas including body treatments and massage, facial treatments, makeup artistry and holistic treatments such as aromatherapy and reflexology.

  • Electrolysis
  • Aroma therapy
  • Holistic treatments
  • Spa therapy
  • Waxing and tinting
  • Facial treatments
  • Eyelash and brow treatments
  • Body treatments and massage
  • Anatomy and physiology of the skin and body

Entry Requirements

Domestic students (DS) seeking to enrol in the program must:

  • Demonstrate their competence in language, literacy and numeracy levels when enrolling into the course. A pre-training review of an applicant’s language, literacy and numeracy skills during the application process will be conducted including one-on-one interviews
  • Domestic students under 18 years of age MUST provide written evidence of exemption from their school or the regional director at the Department of Education & Training.
Entry Requirements for International students

International Students studying in Australia on a student visa (IS) seeking to enrol in the program must:

  • Be at least 18 years of age
  • Successful completion of a Pre-training review with Accend Education Group
  • English proficiency levels of IELTS 5.5 or equivalent or completion of a Literacy, Language and Numeracy (LLN) assessment
  • Completion of Year 12 or equivalent


Students have access to a fully equipped salon services environment (simulated) for practical demonstration and observations of all appropriate units throughout the course. Practical tasks will be set for each student that relate to the course structure.

ACCEND has the Hair and Beauty services open to public, where students are able to maintain their skills required to successfully complete this qualification. An assortment of assessment methods structures this qualification including Practical Observation, Written Assessment, Project and observations while student is attending to an actual client in the salon. 

All practical demonstrations will be observed by an ACCEND Trainer/Assessor.

In meeting their obligations to train a trainee, our ACCEND will ensure that:

  • The student has access to the full range of settings/experiences required to develop competencies in all aspects of beauty services
  • The student has access to the full range of tools and equipment commonly used by workers employed in hair and beauty industry
  • The student will be instructed and supervised by a suitably qualified and experienced person.

Employment Outcomes / Pathways

  • Health spa/resort manager
  • Cruise ship spa therapist
  • Salon manager/owner

This course has some common units shared in other nationally recognised courses. A credit transfer or recognition of prior learning (RPL) may be available in related courses such as a Diploma or Salon Management and/or further qualifications in dermal science.

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Related Courses

  • Certificate III in Beauty Services

  • Certificate IV in Beauty Therapy

  • Diploma of Beauty Therapy

    Domestic Student Fees
    ItemFee for Service  
    Tuition Fee payable by student (Per Hour) $9.50    
    Course Duration 1,468 Hours
    Tuition Fee Payable by Student (A) 1,468 x $9.50 = $13,946.00    
    Materials / Resources (B) $1,350.00    
    Uniform (C) $100.00    
    Total Course Fee Payable by Student (A+B+C) $15,396.00    
    International Fees
    Tuition Fee 20,857.00
    Learning Resources, Materials & Kits 1,580.00
    Admission Fee 250.00
    Total Course Fee 22,687.00
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