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Beauty Therapy - Diploma (SHB50115-01V01)
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Career area: Hairdressing and Beauty Therapy 
Study area: Personal Services 
National code: SHB50115  (Nationally Recognised Training)
Locations:
Location  Attendance  Duration  Commencing  Attendance days 
Wollongong West  Full Time  32 Weeks 7-Feb-2018  Mon, Tue, Wed 
Features: VET student loans 
Description: This qualification reflects 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.

Work is typically conducted in beauty salons and spas.

No occupational licensing, certification or specific legislative requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication. 
Entry requirements: There are no entry requirements for this qualification. 
Support for students: TAFE NSW has a range of support services available including support for students with disabilities, extensive library and information services, career advice and counselling, children's centres and support for multicultural or Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students. No matter what your circumstances are, TAFE NSW can assist you in many ways. 
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Location: Wollongong West
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Offering name: Diploma of Beauty Therapy 
Offering code: 18WST-010 
Attendance mode: Full Time 
Study mode: Course-Mixed Mode 
Duration: 32 Weeks
Scheduled attendance: Day/s: Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday Time: 8:30am to 5:00pm (Monday and Tuesday) 8:30am to 1:00pm (Wednesday) Block: B Floor: G Room: 13 
Hours per week: 20 
Starting from: 7 February 2018 
About: WH&S requirements for classes: You must wear closed in protective footwear and clothing that is clean and professional for the industry.
You will be required to provide clients for some of your practical classes and assessments. Clients must be 18 years of age or over.
You will be required to purchase your own:
USB for class and Learner Resources - $15 PPE (Personal Protective Equipment) & Lab Coat $60 - $80
You will be required to purchase a textbook - Approximate cost $150 Compulsory Makeup Kit –approximate price $350 - $400 - Required for semester 2. Your teacher will discuss the kit with you in Semester 2.
Total approximate student costs are $650

Volume of Learning:
Your learning commitment (known as the volume of learning) for this qualification is a minimum of 1900 hours. This includes approximately 640 hours of face to face training. You will need to allocate the remaining hours to engage in a range of activities to support your learning which may include;
• Independent study
• Work placement or simulated workplace activities
• Research and projects
• Preparation of assessment tasks
• Field/industry visits
• Tutorials
• Learning support

Required student skills:
This is a Diploma level course. Skills required include essay writing and referencing, typing skills, computer literacy, reading and analysing material and resources, problem solving, the ability to be a self direct learner, advanced communication skills and manage time effectively

Learner Support:
If you think you might need help with choosing, enrolling in or completing your course check out TAFE Illawarra’s support-for-learners website. You’ll be able to complete self-assessment checklists, find specialist information and locate the contact details of staff to help with your individual needs.
Applying and enrolling: Before you enrol you must have a Unique Student Identifier (USI). If you don’t already have a USI, you can easily create one at https://www.usi.gov.au/students/create-your-usi. Once you have your USI, you can add TAFE Illawarra to your USI account via the Manager Permissions page on the USI website. You will need to enter these details when adding us: code: 90006, name: TAFE NSW - Illawarra Institute. You can find out more about applying and enrolling at: http://www.illawarra.tafensw.edu.au/course-and-careers/applying-and-enroling.



Application next steps: Your application will now be assessed and we will let you know the outcome. If you indicated you would like a VET Student Loan we will be in touch with you soon to assess your eligibility and to explain how to proceed.

If you do apply for a VET Student Loan you will need to have your Tax File Number (TFN) handy. If you do not have a TFN you can apply for one through most Australia Post outlets, and obtain a Certificate of Application for a TFN. Once you receive your TFN from the Australian Tax Office (ATO) you must contact your college so they can arrange for you to enter it into your VET Student Loan application. 
Smart and Skilled: This training is subsidised by the NSW Government
(TAFE NSW - Provider Code: 90006)

The cost of this course will vary based on your eligibility for a Smart and Skilled Student Fee. Eligibility criteria can be found on the Smart and Skilled website or you can call us on 1300 766 123 for further information and advice.

VET Student Loans are available for this course. The Unit of Study fees below apply if this is not your first qualification. Your actual fee may be less depending on your previous study. We will advise you of any fee reductions you are entitled to before you enrol.
Course fees: $4,230
Fee explanatory text: The Unit of Study fees below, apply if this is not your first qualification. Your actual fee may be less depending on your previous study or experience. Make sure you talk to a teacher as soon as possible about applying for Recognition.

A VET student loan may be available to eligible students to cover some or all of their courses fees. More information will be provided when you enrol.

UOS 1/4 SHB50115 18WST-010 18WST-003 $1,058
Start: Monday, 12 February 2018 Census Date: Monday, 5 March 2018

UOS 2/4 SHB50115 18WST-010 18WST-004 $1,058
Start: Monday, 23 April 2018 Census Date: Monday, 4 June 2018

UOS 3/4 SHB50115 18WST-010 18WST-005 $1,058
Start: Monday, 2 July 2018 Census Date: Monday, 6 August 2018

UOS 4/4 SHB50115 18WST-010 18WST-006 $1,058
Start: Monday, 17 September 2018 Census Date: Monday, 5 November 2018
Comments: First day of attendance and orientation is Wednesday 7 February 2018 at 10am Block: F Floor: First , Hairdressing Reception.

Any request for student Recognition of Prior Learning and evidence will be assessed on the first day - original documents will be required.

Recognition:
Recognition is the process by which you can demonstrate you already have the skills or competencies taught in a unit or qualification. It is the recognition of the skills, knowledge and experience you have gained through previous studies, work and life in general. Put simply, it means if you can demonstrate you already have the skills and experience you can complete a part or a whole qualification without needing to attend classes.

There are two types of Recognition:
• Credit Transfer, which allows you to receive credit for unit/s of competency previously successfully completed.
• Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL), which is an assessment process of your previous skills, knowledge and experience to meet the requirements of the course you are enrolled.

You can apply for recognition online: http://search.illawarra.tafensw.edu.au/recognition/ or for more information visit www.tafeillawarra.edu.au/getrecognised or email illawarra.recognition@tafensw.edu.au 
Contact: For further information contact Customer Service Centre Information on 1300 766 123