LIMITED GOVERNMENT FUNDED PLACES AVAILABLE

In August 2017, 30 positions are available for students who wish to complete their SHB50115 Diploma of Beauty Therapy. This qualification is priced at $10,000. The subsidised amount is $7280, which means subsidised students receive almost 70% off their tuition fees. Amazing? We think so!

$300 BONUS COMPLETION PAYMENT

If that isn’t enough, when you successfully complete your qualification you are eligible to receive a completion payment of $300, which will be paid to you directly.

WANT TO APPLY?

To apply, simply contact CMA’s Student Liaison Manager. Eligibility criteria applies as follows:

As a minimum, a student must, at the time of enrolment be

  • an Australian citizen, permanent resident or New Zealand passport holder resident for man than six months, OR
  • a visa holder with work rights and not excluded from participation in government funded training, AND
  • living or working in the ACT, AND
  • not enrolled in or attending secondary school or college except where the student:
    1. i)  is undertaking a course of study leading to completion of year 12 in an alternative program, or
    2. ii)  has an Exemption Certificate and the selected Skilled Capital qualification is an approved ASBA pathway.

Places are strictly limited and offered on a first-in-first-served basis.

Subsidised positions are only valid to students who commence their training prior to 31st December 2017.

SHB50115 DIPLOMA OF BEAUTY THERAPY

The SHB50115 Diploma of Beauty Therapy is a nationally recognised qualification, equipping you with the necessary skills, knowledge and outlook to succeed working specifically as a professional Makeup Artist.

WHAT’S INVOLVED?

This program is delivered three days per week for a period of 18 months. Students study as per the ACT school terms.

WHAT DO I NEED?

You need to have Internet and computer access, meet the eligibility criteria, be able to attend weekly training days and have a passion for beauty.

WHAT IS INCLUDED?

Use of CMA’s online learning management system providing access to:

  • Assessment tasks,
  • Additional resources,
  • Demonstration videos,
  • Practical notes and procedures,
  • Online quizzes,
  • Forum discussion and
  • Ongoing trainer support.

COST

$10,000. The program fee is reduced to $7280 under Skilled Capital. More information about Skilled Capital can be found on the ACT Government’s Department of Education website.  A full schedule of tuition fees can be accessed here. This program is VET Student Loans approved. For further information contact the Academy today.

PRE-REQUISITES

The SHB50115 Diploma of Beauty Therapy does not require any pre-requisite studies, however, participants must have successfully completed Year 10 and must fulfill the eligibility criteria for the Skilled Capital initiative.

UNIQUE STUDENT IDENTIFIER (USI)

All students studying a nationally recognised qualification must have a Unique Student Identifier before enrolling. If you do not already have a USI, go to www.usi.gov.au to create one.

FACILITIES

The academy is designed with individual, illuminated workstations for each participant. A fully equipped computer lab is also available onsite for student use. Students have access to CMA’s online learning management system, providing access to assessment tasks, additional learning resources, demonstration videos, practical notes and procedures, online quizzes, forum discussion and ongoing trainer support. A selection of relevant books is available to all participants for research and reference.

ADDITIONAL EXPENSES

Course fees at CMA include your products, linen, training resources and disposables for use in class time.

Students must purchase a beauty tunic ($85), t-shirt ($49), basic makeup kit ($300), textbook ($134.95) and a towel set ($49). Hoodies are also available (and are optional) for $59 each. CMA holds an annual graduation dinner, which costs no more than $110 per graduating student. Students are permitted (and encouraged!) to invite as many guests as they choose.

ENROLMENT PROCEDURE

Click here for more info about CMA’s enrolment procedure.

CAREER AND LEARNING PATHWAYS

As a diploma-qualified Beauty Therapist, you will have the broadest range of career options in the industry, from working in beauty salons, day spas, health retreats, hotels & resorts to international cruise liners. Careers in sales, marketing and training are also great career options and many graduates go on to manage and own their own salons. Further education may include completing the Bachelor of Health Science (Dermal Therapies) available at Victoria University. This program provides qualified beauty therapists with the opportunity to establish and develop knowledge and skills in advanced dermal therapy treatments, and receive additional training such as paramedical dermal care. The Diploma in Beauty Therapy is an entry requirement to this program.

RECOGNITION OF PRIOR LEARNING

Previous work experience or training courses may enable us to deem you competent in certain areas, which will allow exemption from some modules. This process is referred to as ‘Recognition of Prior Learning ‘ (RPL). As a Registered Training Organisation, delivering nationally recognised training, CMA can assist you with this process. Please contact the office to request an application form. Application for RPL must occur prior to course commencement.

UNITS OF COMPETENCY

SHBBBOS002 Provide body massages

SHBBBOS006 Provide superficial lymph massage treatments

SHBBBOS003 Provide body treatments

SHBBBOS004 Provide aromatherapy massages

SHBBCCS002 Prepare personalised aromatic plant oil blends for beauty treatments

SHBBBOS005 Use reflexology relaxation techniques in beauty treatments

SHBBSPA004 Provide Indian head massages for relaxation

SHBBSPA003 Provide stone therapy massages

SHBBFAS001 Provide lash and brow services

SHBBMUP001 Apply eyelash extensions

SHBBMUP002 Design and apply make-up

SHBBMUP003 Design and apply make-up for photography

SHBBMUP004 Design and apply remedial camouflage make-up

SHBBFAS002 Provide facial treatments and skin care recommendations

SHBBFAS003 Provide specialised facial treatments

SHBBHRS001 Provide waxing services

SHBBHRS002 Provide female intimate waxing services

SHBBNLS001 Provide manicure and pedicare services

SHBBRES001 Research and apply beauty industry information

SHBXCCS002 Provide salon services to clients

SHBXCCS001 Conduct salon financial transactions

SHBXIND001 Comply with organisational requirements within a personal services environment

SHBBBOS001 Apply cosmetic tanning products

SHBBNLS004 Apply nail art

SHBXWHS001 Apply safe hygiene, health and work practices

CURRICULUM INCLUDES

Manicure and Pedicure
Nail Art
Lash and Brow Services
Nail and Skin Science
Waxing
Intimate Waxing
Facials
Massage
Aromatherapy
Makeup Application and Design
Eyelash Extensions
Stone Therapy Massage
Spray Tanning
Anatomy and Physiology
Advanced Facials
Body Treatments
Nutrition
Reflexology
Indian Head Massage
Salon Services
Industry Research
Workplace Health and Safety