AMBI - DOMESTIC STUDENT
SHB40115 CERTIFICATE IV IN BEAUTY THERAPY
National Qualification Code: SHB40115
The Certificate IV in Beauty Therapy is designed to reflect the role of individuals employed as beauty therapists to provide a broad range of beauty therapy treatments and services including facial treatments, body massage and treatments, hair removal, lash and brow treatments, nail and make-up services. This includes consultation with clients to provide beauty advice, recommend beauty treatments and services, and sell retail skin-care and cosmetic products. These individuals work relatively autonomously, and are accountable for personal outputs. Their work involves the self-directed application of knowledge and skills with substantial depth in some areas where judgement is required in planning and selecting appropriate equipment, services and techniques.
There are no entry requirements for this qualification
Graduate Career Path
Possible job titles relevant to this qualification include:
The course duration is a year of study: 4 terms of 35 weeks.
The Certificate IV in Beauty Therapy has a rolling intake so you can begin their study as soon as possible. You will complete the introductory unit SHBBINF001 Maintain infection control standards and then complete the remainder of the units according to the timetable to successfully complete the remaining units for the Certificate IV in Beauty Therapy.
The course is offered as a blended course with face-to-face, online learning and simulated work environment practice.
Classroom Learning includes lectures supported with visual topic content, PowerPoints, practice, group and oral work. Your materials are provided either in print or digital copy that can be accessed as part of the course.
Online Learning requires you to complete additional online study each week. This learning is tailored to the follow the units you are completing in class. This includes reading topics, research and additional materials.
Simulated Work Environment
Over the duration of the course, students will complete a range of beauty services to demonstrate skills and knowledge of the course.
Our course has been designed to meet the requirements for the SHB40115 Certificate IV in Beauty Therapy.
It contains 19 units of competency (13 core and 6 electives) and is delivered in the following terms:
Unit Code Unit Name
SHBBBOS001 Apply cosmetic tanning products
SHBBBOS002 Provide body massages
SHBBBOS003 Provide body treatments
SHBBFAS001 Provide lash and brow services
SHBBFAS002 Provide facial treatments and skincare recommendations
SHBBHRS001 Provide waxing services
SHBBMUP002 Design and apply make-up
SHBBNLS001 Provide manicure and pedicure services
SHBBRES001 Research and apply beauty industry information
SHBXCCS001 Conduct salon financial transaction
SHBXCCS002 Provide salon services to clients
SHBXIND001 Comply with organizational requirements within a personal services environment
SHBXWHS001 Apply safe hygiene, health and work practices
SHBBNLS002 Apply gel nail enhancements
SHBBNLS003 Apply acrylic nail enhancements
SHBBNLS004 Apply nail art
SHBBNLS005 Use electric file equipment for nail services
SHBBMUP001 Apply eyelash extension
SHBBINF001 Maintain infection control standards
Students are required to complete a range of tasks as part of the assessment requirements for each unit. To perform at your best, you will probably need to work on the assessments outside of class time. Assessments methods may include:
Practical demonstrations where you will be observed by one of our assessors in the simulated beauty salon environment
Knowledge based tests which contain written short answer questions
Projects for you to investigate and complete in your own time
Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) and Credit Transfer
AMBI recognises certificates and statement of attainment issued by other registered training organisation and the skills and knowledge that students may have gained through any previous studies and at workplace and life experiences. RPL and credit transfer can be applied for at the time of enrolment or during orientation. A fee is payable for assessing your RPL status
Upon successful completion of all the required units of this course, you will receive a nationally recognised qualification in SHB40115 Certificate IV in Beauty Therapy. Students who do not complete all required units may be eligible for a Statement of Attainment in partial completion of a SHB40115 Certificate IV in Beauty Therapy.
Certificate IV in Beauty Therapy graduates can move on to further study at AMBI to the Diploma of Beauty Therapy.
For the latest updates, more information, course locations, and upcoming intake dates, contact us via email at firstname.lastname@example.org or call us at (02) 8076 2248.