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 over 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:
- i) is undertaking a course of study leading to completion of year 12 in an alternative program, or
- 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.
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.
$10,000. The program subsidy under Skilled Capital is $7,280. This means you only need to pay the difference, which is $2,720. This fee can be deferred under VET Student Loans. 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. Further information about VET Student Loans can be accessed here. For further information contact the Academy today.
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.
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.
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.
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
Manicure and Pedicure
Lash and Brow Services
Nail and Skin Science
Makeup Application and Design
Stone Therapy Massage
Anatomy and Physiology
Indian Head Massage
Workplace Health and Safety