As a professional beauty therapist, you can choose your own career path.

Want to work in the ever-expanding beauty and wellness industry? You can own or manage your own salon, or work in the most luxurious spas, cruise ships and resort destinations the world has to offer. The possibilities are endless.




“I am very grateful to everyone at CMA for the time and effort they put into teaching us the skills we needed to succeed out in the industry.”

– Anita van Doren, Diploma of Beauty Therapy graduate, and salon owner of Murrumbateman Wax and Relax.


The beauty and wellness industry is all about relaxation and results-based treatments. Beauty therapists help clients to improve their skin, wellbeing and confidence, so they look and feel beautiful. These services are essential to maintaining healthy, glowing skin for clients of all ages. Professionally trained therapists are in high national demand. Our trainers are handpicked for their expertise and have a wealth of industry knowledge, so our students learn from the best. Our courses give students the skills they need to establish a successful career in this rewarding industry.


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“I love the feeling when you make someone’s day because you’ve reshaped their eyebrows or done their wedding makeup. It’s amazing to make people look and feel good, and I’ve met some amazing people.”

– Jessica Robertson, Diploma of Beauty Therapy graduate, and salon owner of Bello Beauty.


CMA offers three nationally recognised training programs that will teach you the skills needed to work in the beauty industry. This includes the SHB50115 Diploma of Beauty Therapy, SHB40115 Certificate IV in Beauty Therapy, and the Certificate II in Retail Cosmetics. We also offer short workshops on how to apply eyelash extensions, spray tans and gel nails. To get in touch, contact our Student Liaison Manager on (02) 6162 3371 or by email at

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