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// SHB40115 – Certificate IV in Beauty Therapy//

February 19, 2018 @ 8:00 am

beauty_02_Certificate-IV-in-Beauty-TherapyNationally Recognised Training

Certificate IV in Beauty Therapy is a comprehensive course of beauty knowledge and skills designed for the Beauty Specialist. It is ideal for gaining potential employment in a Salon or for an entrepreneurial home-based business. The graduate will be able to perform beauty treatments with confidence and professionalism. There is also an opportunity to qualify for an International Diploma for Beauty Specialist (fees self-borne). This course specialises in skin science, facials and advanced facial treatments.

Course Code: SHB40115

Course Title: Certificate IV in Beauty Therapy

Entry Requirements: None

Literacy Requirements: IELTS 5.5 or equivalent Year 10

Duration: 10 months full time or part time equivalent

Study Modes: Face to face, some units offered through elearning

Services in Certificate IV in Beauty

The following is a list of some of the services that you will be taught to provide as part of the Certificate IV in Beauty Therapy: Waxing, make-up design and application, facials, body wraps, massage, manicure and pedicure and a range of body treatments.

Course Progression

Students who complete this qualification are eligible to go on to a Diploma of Beauty Therapy or Graduate Certificate
in Spa Therapies or complete ITEC Diplomas in a range of areas.

Career Prospects

Students who complete this qualification are eligible to work as a qualified beauty therapist, working in Spas, Resorts, Salons and with ITEC accreditation in cruise ships travelling the world!

For more information about this course or the individual unit outcomes, you can go to www.training.gov.au and search for training components.

This course requires a minimum of 100 hours of work experience.

CORE UNITS

SIBBBOS401A Perform body massage

Encompasses the National Occupational Health and Safety Commission (NOHSC) guidelines for occupational health and safety. It describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to maintain a safe work environment for staff, customers and others. It involves observing basic safety and emergency procedures.

SIBBCCS301A Apply the principles of skin biology to beauty treatments

Describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to apply an understanding of the composition and function of normal skin in promoting and enhancing skin care in the application of beauty services and advising on home-care products. This unit requires the operator to demonstrate in their practice an understanding of skin biology as it applies to beauty treatments and in the promotion of healthy skin through provision of skin care advice. Knowledge of relevant legislation and workplace policies and procedures, particularly in regard to safety and hygiene, is also required

SIBBCCS302A Advise on beauty services

Describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to advise clients on a range of beauty services. This unit describes the research and communication skills required to provide advice on beauty treatments and products that meet the needs of clients. This advice may lead to the operator providing beauty services or the referral of the client to another operator.

SIBBCCS403A Recognise body structures and systems in a beauty therapy context

Describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to apply an understanding of body structure, systems and terminology in the context of identifying and analysing client needs, performing beauty therapy treatments, and providing post-treatment service and advice.

SIBBCCS404A Work in a skin therapies framework

Describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to apply the principles of skin science and recognise skin disorders as they apply to beauty therapy treatments. This unit describes a key beauty therapy practice: the application of an understanding of skin science, including growth, development, ageing, and healing of skin; along with the recognition of skin disorders that may contraindicate or affect beauty treatments.

SIBBCCS405A Develop treatment plans

Describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to consult with clients and develop a treatment plan for single or multiple treatment sessions for one or more services.

SIBBFAS302A Provide lash and brow treatments

Describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to analyse the lash and brow needs of clients and provide a range of treatments that may include lash and brow colouring, brow shaping and lash perming.

Lash and brow treatments are provided in response to client consultation. They involve the performance of known procedures where some discretion and judgement is required in the selection of products, equipment, and contingency measures within commercial service time constraints.

SIBBFAS404A Provide facial treatments

Describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to interpret a treatment plan and apply a range of facial treatments, including cleansing and preparing the face, and applying skin care products and manual massage routines. Facial massage treatments always include manual massage routine. They may also include the application of a range of skin care products and be performed in response to a client consultation and assessment, conducted and recorded on a treatment plan. The massage treatment could be an individual massage treatment or form part of a series of facial treatments that have been designed to meet client requirements.

SIBBHRS301A Perform waxing treatments

Describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to safely apply waxing treatments on the face and body, to reduce unwanted hair.

SIBBNLS201A Work in a nail services framework

Describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to apply the principles of nail science and recognise skin disorders as they apply to nail treatments on hands and feet.

SIBBNLS202A Provide manicure and pedicare services

Describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to perform a range of manicure and pedicare services.

The manicure or pedicare service is performed in response to client consultation and assessment, conducted and recorded on a treatment plan.

SIBXCCS201A Conduct financial transactions

Describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to communicate with clients and operate a range of point-of-sale equipment to perform sales transactions and reconcile takings. The unit describes the function of performing cash handling procedures and financial transactions relating to services or retail product sales in a personal services environment.

SIBXCCS202A Provide service to clients

Describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to deliver a complete customer service experience to clients in a personal services environment. It includes reception duties, scheduling client services, responding to client complaints, and identifying and responding to clients’ special customer service needs.

SIBXFAS201A Design and apply make-up

Describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to design and apply suitable facial make-up to meet client requirements.

SIRXCOM001A Communicate in the workplace

Describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required for effective communication with customers and other staff in the workplace. It involves establishing contact with customers, processing information, working in a team, maintaining personal presentation, following routine instructions, and reading and interpreting retail documents.

SIRXIND001A Work effectively in a retail environment

Describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to work effectively in a retail environment. It involves acting responsibly and in a non-discriminatory manner, developing retail industry knowledge, including industrial award or agreement relevant to the job role, maintaining personal hygiene and presentation, and prioritising tasks.

SIRXOHS001A Apply safe working practices

Encompasses the National Occupational Health and Safety Commission (NOHSC) guidelines for occupational health and safety. It describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to maintain a safe work environment for staff, customers and others. It involves observing basic safety and emergency procedures.

Elective Units - Choose eight(8)
Body Services

SIBBBOS402A Provide body treatments

Describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to perform a range of body treatments using various combinations of manual massage with electrical currents, exfoliation or body wraps according to a treatment plan.

Body treatments are performed in response to a client consultation and assessment, conducted and recorded on a treatment plan. They involve the application of a combination of manual and other selected techniques which may include electrical currents, exfoliation and body wraps. This may involve a single treatment or a series of body treatments that have been designed to meet client requirements.

The therapist performing the body treatment may or may not have designed the treatment, but is expected to access and interpret a treatment plan, explain the administration of the treatment to the client and adapt as required during the service in response to client reaction.

SIBBBOS403A Perform aromatherapy massage

Describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to perform an aromatherapy massage using pre-blended aromatic plant oils. The therapist performing the aromatherapy massage treatment is required to interpret the treatment plan, explain the administration of the treatment to client and adapt the plan as required during the service in response to client reaction.
Aromatherapy massage is performed in response to client consultation and assessment, conducted to meet client objectives, and recorded on a treatment plan. It could be an individual aromatherapy massage treatment or form part of a series of treatments that have been designed to meet client requirements.

Cleaning and Maintenance

SIRXCLM001A Organise and maintain work areas

Describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to maintain and organise work areas in a retail environment. It involves applying personal hygiene practices and the organised use of equipment and chemicals to keep the workplace tidy, clean and safe.

Client Services

SIBBCCS406A Use electricity in beauty therapy treatments

Describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to safely apply direct and alternating electrical currents in beauty therapy treatments.

SIBBCCS407A Interpret the chemical composition and physical actions of cosmetic products

Describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to interpret the cosmetic chemistry and physical actions of products in order to offer accurate advice and achieve positive treatment outcomes for clients in beauty therapy treatments.

SIBBCCS408A Promote healthy nutritional options in a beauty therapy context

Describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to apply the principles of nutrition, as based on healthy food and nutrition guidelines, when providing information to clients that will enhance the outcomes of beauty therapy treatments and clients’ general wellbeing. This information is integrated at the operator’s discretion, based on the outcomes of client consultation and as part of beauty therapy treatments.

Facial Services

SIBBFAS201A Demonstrate retail skin care products

Describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to cleanse skin and apply skin care products for the purpose of retail cosmetic sales. The unit describes the function of identifying the client’s skin type and selecting and applying appropriate personal skin care products in a retail environment. It includes skin cleansing, product application and demonstration. The operator provides product advice in order to assist the customer in making a decision to purchase a product or products from a retail skin care range.

The unit involves the performance of a known procedure where some discretion and judgement is required in the selection of products, equipment, and contingency measures within commercial service time constraints.

SIBBFAS303A Design and apply remedial camouflage make-up

Describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to design and apply remedial camouflage make-up products and techniques to disguise the appearance of particular special skin conditions based on an assessment of the facial and body areas requiring remedial camouflage. This is a cosmetic response to a number of conditions that have caused a visible alteration to the texture, colour and tone of the skin in a specific area of the face or body.

A cosmetic camouflage make-up treatment is custom designed and applied after clientobservation and consultation. It involves the use of specialised products and application techniques to cover and blend the treatment area to match the client’s surrounding skin.

SIBBFAS405A Provide advanced facial treatments

Describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to assess client’s skin and apply advanced facial treatment procedures using specialised products and electrical equipment for a range of skin conditions. Facial treatments are designed and performed in response to a client consultation and assessment, conducted and recorded on a treatment plan. Facial treatment services involve the application of a combination of manual massage and other selected treatment products and techniques.

SIBXFAS202A Design and apply make-up for photography

Describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to design and apply make-up for photographic shoots. The make-up artist must establish whether natural or artificial lighting is being used; if the planned photography is in colour, black and white, or both; and select and apply products that are appropriate to these in achieving the make-up design that will ensure optimum make-up photographic outcomes under these conditions.

First Aid

HLTFA01B Apply first aid

Describes the skills and knowledge required to provide first aid response, life support, management of casualty(s), the incident and other first aiders, until the arrival of medical or other assistance.

Inventory

SIRXINV001A Perform Stock control procedures

Describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to handle stock in a retail environment. It involves receiving and processing incoming goods, rotating stock and dispatching goods.

Merchandising

SIRXMER001 Merchandise products

Describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to merchandise products within a retail store. It involves the arrangement and presentation of merchandise, setting up and maintaining displays and labelling and pricing stock.

Sales

SIRXSLS001A Sell products and services

Describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to sell products and services in a retail environment. It involves the use of sales techniques and encompasses the key selling skills from approaching the customer to closing the sale. It requires a basic level of product knowledge.

SIRXSLS004A Build relationships with customers

Describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to use advanced sales techniques in building relationships with customers and interacting with customers, applying expert product knowledge as it relates to customers, dealing with difficult customers, establishing and maintaining a customer database, and conducting sales presentations.

The information above is correct at the time of publishing. However, all programs may be subject to ongoing review by AAOWT to ensure compliance. For units being offered in any semester, contact AAOWT Program Support Team.

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Date:
February 19, 2018
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