Diploma of Beauty Therapy WRB50105 Hair & Beauty PO Box 684, Dandenong 3175 www.chisholm.vic.edu.au Berwick and Frankston Fee for Service Course Outline Chisholm graduates experience a range of career opportunities in the Beauty industry, including employment at the highest level. Chisholm Institute offers flexible client focussed training. The Diploma of Beauty Therapy incorporates Certificate III in Beauty and Certificate IV in Beauty Therapy. Below is a list of all the modules that are required to be completed to receive the Diploma in Beauty Therapy. These subjects are not listed in the order of delivery, timetables will be provided at the time of enrolment. In addition to attendance at the Institute, students are required to complete a 300 hour practical placement component under supervision in the Beauty Industry. Occupational Health and Safety Standards will be identified and adhered to in all components of this course. This course offers articulation arrangements to the Bachelor of Health Science – Dermal Therapies in conjunction with Victoria University. (HBTD Pathways No. VH090108122558) Campus Berwick and Frankston Study Mode Full-time Duration Eighteen months Commencement Date January and July Entrance Requirements Applicants will be required to attend an interview. Selection Criteria Applicants will be assessed on their suitability for the course and future employability in the beauty industry. Application Procedure VTAC for January commencement. Mid-year applicants apply directly to the Institute. Costs Electrolysis Stream – Tuition: $13,319.78 plus material fees $1390.00 Spa Stream – Tuition: $13,888.94 plus material fees $1402.00 * Cost are accurate at time of printing and are subject to variation 235-080 Version no.18 (updated 8/12/2009) 1of 3 All information is correct at time of publication. Chisholm Institute reserves the right to alter this information and/or withdraw courses listed herein. Study Areas Part A WRRM1B.A Merchandise Products BSBSBM404A.A Undertake Business Planning WRRCS1B.A Communicate in the Workplace WRRER1B.A Work Effectively in a Retail Environment WRRS1B.A Sell Products and Services WRBCS201B.A Conduct Financial Transactions WRBCS203B.A Provide Service to Clients WRBCS306B.A Advise on Beauty Services WRBCS513B Investigate new products and services Students will be required to attend lectures at the Institute for 45 hours as well as completing assignment and research work to the equivalent of 18 hours. Part B - Practical Placement (300 hours) WRRM1B.B Merchandise Products BSBSBM404A.B Undertake Business Planning WRRCS1B.B Communicate in the Workplace WRRER1B.B Work Effectively in a Retail Environment WRRS1B.B Sell Products and Services WRBCS201B.B Conduct Financial Transactions WRBCS203B.B Provide Service to Clients WRBCS306B.B Advise on Beauty Services WRBCS513B Investigate new products and services Students are required to complete industry placement performing competencies for Beauty Therapy units under the guidance of a therapist in a salon/store environment. All tasks will be recorded and will form part of the assessment for the Diploma of Beauty Therapy. WRBCS204A Apply Knowledge of Nail Science to Nail Services WRBBS201B Provide Manicure/Pedicure This unit provides the knowledge and skills to prepare clients and perform basic manicure services. Students will learn the basic anatomy of skin and the function of the lower arms and legs and the effects of treatment products. WRBFS202B Design and Apply Make-up Students will learn to prepare clients and design and apply make-up for day, evening and bridal Product knowledge and selection and client consultation, support the practical applications. WRRLP1B Apply Safe Working Practices This unit provides the knowledge and skills to prepare clients and perform a basic pedicure service. Students will also study basic safety and emergency procedures, occupational health and hygiene regulations, first aid and salon cleaning requirements. WRBSS302B Provide Temporary Epilation WRBCS305A Apply a Knowledge of Skin Biology to Beauty Treatments This unit provides the knowledge and skills to prepare clients and perform epilation services using strip wax. Students will also study the structure and function of hair. WRBSS302B Provide Temporary Epilation and Bleaching Treatments WRBFS305B Provide Lash & Brow Treatments This unit provides the knowledge and skills to prepare clients and perform epilation services using hot wax. . Preparation and application of bleaching treatments is also undertaken in this unit. Lash and brow treatments include tinting, eyelash perming, extensions and brow shaping. WRBFS406B Provide Facial Treatments WRBCS408A Apply Knowledge of Anatomy & Physiology to Beauty Therapy Treatments Students will gain knowledge and skills to prepare and assess clients for a facial treatment. This covers skin analysis, skin care products and advice on further treatments. Students will study the nervous system, the skeletal system, the reproductive system and the respiratory system as they apply to Beauty Therapy. Facial, neck and eye massage will be incorporated with the application of specialised treatments. WRBFS407B Provide Advanced Facial Treatments WRBCS409A Apply Knowledge of Skin Science to Beauty Therapy Treatments WRBCS412A Apply Knowledge of Cosmetic Chemistry to Beauty Therapy Treatment Students will study chemical and enzyme treatments and gain knowledge of skin chemical and the growth, development, ageing and healing of human skin. Facial treatments will include the use of electrical equipment with direct and alternating current. Students will gain awareness of skin cancer, skin disorders, immunology and irritation reactions. Cosmetic chemistry includes the study of chemical concepts, organic chemistry, treatment of 235-080 Version no.18 (updated 8/12/2009) 2of 3 All information is correct at time of publication. Chisholm Institute reserves the right to alter this information and/or withdraw courses listed herein. red flushed skin, the treatment of seborrhea, and the composition of and reaction to product formulations and emulsions on the skin. WRBCS407A Develop a Treatment Plan for Beauty Therapy Treatments Students will gain the knowledge to advise clients on a suitable treatment plan to meet their needs and expectations. In developing the plan, students will analyse client characteristics identifying contraindications/precautions. WRBCS411A Apply Knowledge of Nutrition to Beauty Therapy Treatments WRBCS410A Apply Knowledge of Electricity to Beauty Therapy Treatments This unit covers the role of major nutrients in cell body function, the digestive system and the inter-relationship of dietary factory and their health consequences. Students will study the use and effects of alternating and direct current and low intensity laser in a range of beauty therapy treatments. Such study will also include safe handling procedures with attention to chemical/physical dangers and the requirement for electrical hazard identification and management in the salon. WRBBS407B Provide Body Treatments Students will gain skills and knowledge to assess client requirements and prepare and perform body treatments. Students will apply massage techniques, treatment products and incorporate the use of electrical equipment providing after care advice. WRBSS503B Provide Permanent Epilation Students will gain skills and knowledge to assess client requirements and prepare clients for epilation treatments. Study will include the application of the patch test, permanent epilation services using the appropriate probe, electrical current and duration/stroke intensity in accordance with the treatment plan and Occupational Health & Hygiene regulations. WRBSS504B Perform Diathermy Service Study will include identification of contraindications and assessment of client’s suitability for treatment. Students will expand skills and knowledge gained in permanent epilation to prepare clients and perform diathermy services (e.g. treatment of broken capillaries) and advise on further treatments. WRBBS408B Provide aesthetic aromatic massage WRBBS511A Apply aromatic plant oil chemistry to beauty treatments WRBBS512A Blend a range of aromatic plant oils for beauty treatments Students will study the blending and application of aromatic plant oils and perform aesthetic aromatic massage for beauty therapy treatments. WRBBS513A Use reflexology relaxation techniques in beauty treatments Students will plan and apply a range of products and basic reflexology relaxation techniques for beauty treatments. BERWICK CAMPUS ONLY WRBBS509A Plan Spa Program Provide the skills and knowledge required to consult with clients and select and sequence a range of spa treatments as a program. WRBBS510A Provide Spa Program Provide the skills and knowledge required to provide a range of spa treatments as a program WRBBS514A Provide Superficial Lymph Drainage Massage Provide the skills and knowledge required to provide manual superficial lymphatic drainage massage for the face and body in a safe and hygienic manner Assessment Theory and practical tests and assignments Career Opportunities Beauty Therapist, Salon Manager, Trainer. Contact: Berwick campus on 9212 4563 Skills Recognition including RPL There is an opportunity to apply for recognition to be given for: Previous study Knowledge And/or skills resulting from work or life experience relevant to the course Contact the department for further details 235-080 Version no.18 (updated 8/12/2009) 3of 3 All information is correct at time of publication. Chisholm Institute reserves the right to alter this information and/or withdraw courses listed herein.