Beauty Therapy (Diploma)
Designed and delivered by our highly experienced and qualified beauty therapy teachers, develop an extensive range of advanced skills and techniques in the beauty industry with our practical Diploma of Beauty Therapy course. Our practical course provides hands-on training that offers rich individual development intended to accelerate your beauty career and make you 'stand out' as a professional beauty or spa therapist. This qualification will prepare you to become a professional in the industry and features a specialisation in spa therapies, enabling you to work in 5-star resorts, wellness day spas or beauty salons.
This higher-level qualification will train you in a broad range of beauty therapy services which includes advanced specialised skin treatments, make-up, and a range of body treatments. With access to a world-recognised skin care range, you'll practice with clients in our commercial salons and graduate with the confidence and skills to interact and engage with proficiency. You will be able to work safely within salon policy frameworks and health practices and provide services to a range of clients by recommending treatments and products to address specific concerns.
- Skills and services include:
- Wellness methodology
- Relaxation massage
- Stone therapy massage
- Aromatherapy massage
- Indian head massage
- Reflexology relaxation techniques
- Provide specialised facials, micro-dermabrasion treatments
- Provide lash, brow, and waxing services
- Design and apply different make-up look
- Provide manicure and pedicure services
You will be required to work closely with, and on, your fellow students and clients as part of the CIT Beauty salon, to practice, experience and refine new skills.
CIT’s partnership with Dermatologica and the Kryolan Global School means you will learn using state-of-the-art resources on CIT’s campus. Graduates will be 'job ready' to practice and demonstrate the professional skills required for a beauty and spa environment.
This program is delivered in industry-current and open-to-the-public salons. Students develop skills and confidence to work on other students and clients under professional supervision.
Diploma of Beauty Therapy | SHB50121
After achieving the Certificate IV in Beauty Therapy | SHB40121 with CIT, you can progress to the Diploma of Beauty Therapy | SHB50121.
The Diploma of Beauty Therapy qualification is delivered over one semester, full time after the completion of the Certificate IV in Beauty Therapy | SHB40121 with CIT. Total package duration: 1.5 years.
2023 Semester 1 (February) and Semester 2 (July)
2023: $7,050 per semester (Total qualification tuition fee $14,100)
Material Fees: $1,879
Textbooks: $200 approximately
*Please note - Course fees are listed in $AUD and are based on a semester rate. Total course cost will vary depending on semester start date. Small fee increases may happen annually in line with CIT's fee pricing review. Fees are subject to change.
- ACT Year 12 Certificate or equivalent
Students over the age of 20 may be eligible for adult entry. Please refer to Entry Requirements for more information.
Students must meet one of the following English requirements:
- IELTS 5.5 (no band score less than 5.0)
- TOEFL iBT - 46
- PTE Academic - 42 (minimum of 36 in each band)
- Cambridge English test (C1 Advanced and B2 First) - 162
- Successful completion of CIT's English for Study and Life (Upper Intermediate)
Course Subjects - Diploma