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SHB50121 | 111236A

Diploma of Beauty Therapy

Upgrade your career in the beauty industry with this high-level qualification with TAFE Queensland. You will learn advanced beauty treatment skills and techniques using new technologies and innovations.

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NEXT INTAKE On campus: South Bank Start date: 23 Jan 2023 Duration: 1 year
STUDY LOCATIONS Greater Brisbane Gold Coast Sunshine Coast Darling Downs and South West Wide Bay Burnett Far North Queensland North Queensland
WAYS TO STUDY On campus Apprenticeships and traineeships International
WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Concession
$15,370
Subsidised
$16,705
Full Fee
$21,315
International
$23,000
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Course overview

Develop your success in the beauty industry with this high-level qualification. Learn the specialised knowledge and high-level skills you need to advance your career as a senior beauty therapist.

According to the Australian Government's Job Outlook service, the beauty therapy industry is currently experiencing very strong growth with around 25,000 job openings expected over the next five years. Industry employers are looking for qualified beauty therapists who are work ready, reliable, well presented, and who interact and engage well with others.  

This course will give you the advanced skills in areas including body massage and treatments, facial treatments, make up design, waxing services, and more. You'll be guided by an expert team of professionals who are passionate about the beauty industry and have a thorough understanding of industry trends and requirements.

Successful completion of this course will give you the specialised skills and knowledge that industry employers are seeking. Build your career now with TAFE Queensland.

What can I do?

  • Beauty Therapist

Course outcome:

SHB50121 Diploma of Beauty Therapy

Teaching teams

Our experienced teaching staff are experts in their fields and are passionate about sharing their skills and knowledge with their students. TAFE Queensland teaching staff regularly engage with industry to build on their own skills and knowledge to ensure our training meets industry standards and incorporates the latest technology, techniques and innovations.

What you will study

The successful achievement of this qualification requires you to complete all core and 9 elective units from the list below.

  • UNIT CODE
  • UNIT NAME

  • UNIT CODE
  • SHBBBOS008
    Provide body massages
    UNIT CODE :
    SHBBBOS008
    Unit description :
    This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to provide full body relaxation massages.

    Pre-requisite unit :
    SHBBSSC001 , SHBBSSC002 , SHBXCCS006
  • UNIT NAME
  • Provide body massages

  • UNIT CODE
  • SHBBCCS005
    Advise on beauty products and services
    UNIT CODE :
    SHBBCCS005
    Unit description :
    This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to advise clients on a range of professional beauty products and services.
  • UNIT NAME
  • Advise on beauty products and services

  • UNIT CODE
  • SHBBFAS004
    Provide lash and brow services
    UNIT CODE :
    SHBBFAS004
    Unit description :
    This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to provide lash and brow services that include shaping and colouring.
  • UNIT NAME
  • Provide lash and brow services

  • UNIT CODE
  • SHBBFAS005
    Provide facial treatments and skin care recommendations
    UNIT CODE :
    SHBBFAS005
    Unit description :
    This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to provide facial treatments to meet client needs.

    Pre-requisite unit :
    SHBBSSC001 , SHBBSSC002
  • UNIT NAME
  • Provide facial treatments and skin care recommendations

  • UNIT CODE
  • SHBBFAS006
    Provide specialised facial treatments
    UNIT CODE :
    SHBBFAS006
    Unit description :
    This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to provide specialised facial treatments incorporating the use of ultrasonic, galvanic and direct current devices.

    Pre-requisite unit :
    SHBBSSC001
  • UNIT NAME
  • Provide specialised facial treatments

  • UNIT CODE
  • SHBBHRS010
    Provide waxing services
    UNIT CODE :
    SHBBHRS010
    Unit description :
    This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to provide waxing services to remove unwanted facial and body hair.
  • UNIT NAME
  • Provide waxing services

  • UNIT CODE
  • SHBBMUP009
    Design and apply make-up
    UNIT CODE :
    SHBBMUP009
    Unit description :
    This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to apply facial make-up products for day, evening or special occasions.
  • UNIT NAME
  • Design and apply make-up

  • UNIT CODE
  • SHBBNLS007
    Provide manicure and pedicare services
    UNIT CODE :
    SHBBNLS007
    Unit description :
    This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to provide services and advice to clients requiring hand, foot and nail care.

    Pre-requisite unit :
    SHBBNLS011
  • UNIT NAME
  • Provide manicure and pedicare services

  • UNIT CODE
  • SHBBNLS011
    Use electric file equipment for nail services
    UNIT CODE :
    SHBBNLS011
    Unit description :
    This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to use electric file equipment in conjunction with artificial nail applications.
  • UNIT NAME
  • Use electric file equipment for nail services

  • UNIT CODE
  • SHBBRES003
    Research and apply beauty industry information
    UNIT CODE :
    SHBBRES003
    Unit description :
    This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to access information and update knowledge of the beauty industry and relevant industry legislation.
  • UNIT NAME
  • Research and apply beauty industry information

  • UNIT CODE
  • SHBBSSC001
    Incorporate knowledge of skin structure and functions into beauty therapy
    UNIT CODE :
    SHBBSSC001
    Unit description :
    This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to use a knowledge and understanding of skin structure, functions, systems and their interrelationships in order to identify and analyse client needs, design and perform beauty therapy treatments and provide post-treatment service.
  • UNIT NAME
  • Incorporate knowledge of skin structure and functions into beauty therapy

  • UNIT CODE
  • SHBBSSC002
    Incorporate knowledge of body structures and functions into beauty therapy
    UNIT CODE :
    SHBBSSC002
    Unit description :
    This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to use a knowledge and understanding of body structures, functions, systems and their interrelationships in order to identify and analyse client needs, design and perform beauty therapy treatments and provide post-treatment service.
  • UNIT NAME
  • Incorporate knowledge of body structures and functions into beauty therapy

  • UNIT CODE
  • SHBXCCS005
    Maintain health and wellbeing in a personal services setting
    UNIT CODE :
    SHBXCCS005
    Unit description :
    This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to maintain personal health and wellbeing by implementing techniques that facilitate improved workplace health and wellbeing, and work-life balance.
  • UNIT NAME
  • Maintain health and wellbeing in a personal services setting

  • UNIT CODE
  • SHBXCCS006
    Promote healthy nutritional options in a beauty therapy context
    UNIT CODE :
    SHBXCCS006
    Unit description :
    This unit 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.
  • UNIT NAME
  • Promote healthy nutritional options in a beauty therapy context

  • UNIT CODE
  • SHBXCCS007
    Conduct salon financial transactions
    UNIT CODE :
    SHBXCCS007
    Unit description :
    This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to conduct financial transactions for the sale of products and services within a personal services environment.
  • UNIT NAME
  • Conduct salon financial transactions

  • UNIT CODE
  • SHBXCCS008
    Provide salon services to clients
    UNIT CODE :
    SHBXCCS008
    Unit description :
    This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to provide a complete customer salon service experience.
  • UNIT NAME
  • Provide salon services to clients

  • UNIT CODE
  • SHBXIND003
    Comply with organisational requirements within a personal services environment
    UNIT CODE :
    SHBXIND003
    Unit description :
    This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to work in a personal services environment by integrating knowledge of workplace rights and responsibilities and organisational policies and procedures, and by using effective team and individual work practices to plan and organise daily work activities.
  • UNIT NAME
  • Comply with organisational requirements within a personal services environment

  • UNIT CODE
  • SHBXWHS003
    Apply safe hygiene, health and work practices
    UNIT CODE :
    SHBXWHS003
    Unit description :
    This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to follow safe practices to minimise risks to self, client and colleagues in a salon environment.
  • UNIT NAME
  • Apply safe hygiene, health and work practices

  • UNIT CODE
  • SIRXOSM002
    Maintain ethical and professional standards when using social media and online platforms
    UNIT CODE :
    SIRXOSM002
    Unit description :
    This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to source information on, and work according to, a range of ethical and professional standards when using social media and online platforms for business purposes.
  • UNIT NAME
  • Maintain ethical and professional standards when using social media and online platforms

  • UNIT CODE
  • SIRXSLS001
    Sell to the retail customer
    UNIT CODE :
    SIRXSLS001
    Unit description :
    This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to deliver quality customer service and sell to retail customers. It requires the ability to determine customer needs, match products and services to their needs, and facilitate a sale.
  • UNIT NAME
  • Sell to the retail customer

CAMPUS START DATES DURATION WORKLOAD STUDY MODE WHAT YOU'LL PAY
South Bank
23 Jan 2023
1 year
Full time 3.5 days per week
Classroom
  • Concession: $15,370
  • Subsidised: $16,705
  • Full fee: $21,315
Ipswich
23 Jan 2023
1 year
Full time 3 days per week
Mixed mode
  • Concession: $15,370
  • Subsidised: $16,705
  • Full fee: $21,315
Ipswich
10 Jul 2023
1 year
Full time 3 days per week
Mixed mode
  • Concession: $15,370
  • Subsidised: $16,705
  • Full fee: $21,315
CAMPUS START DATES DURATION WORKLOAD STUDY MODE WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Robina
23 Jan 2023
1 year
Full time 3 days per week
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday
Classroom
  • Concession: $15,370
  • Subsidised: $16,705
  • Full fee: $21,315
Robina
23 Jan 2023
18 months
Part time 2 days per week
Monday, Tuesday
Classroom
  • Concession: $15,370
  • Subsidised: $16,705
  • Full fee: $21,315
CAMPUS START DATES DURATION WORKLOAD STUDY MODE WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Mooloolaba
23 Jan 2023
1 year
Full time 3 days per week
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Classroom
  • Concession: $15,370
  • Subsidised: $16,705
  • Full fee: $21,315
CAMPUS START DATES DURATION WORKLOAD STUDY MODE WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Toowoomba
23 Jan 2023
1 year
Full time 3 days per week
Mixed mode
  • Concession: $15,370
  • Subsidised: $16,705
  • Full fee: $21,315
Toowoomba
10 Jul 2023
1 year
Full time 3 days per week
Mixed mode
  • Concession: $15,370
  • Subsidised: $16,705
  • Full fee: $21,315
CAMPUS START DATES DURATION WORKLOAD STUDY MODE WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Bundaberg
23 Jan 2023
1 year
Full time 3.5 days per week
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday
Classroom
  • Concession: $15,370
  • Subsidised: $16,705
  • Full fee: $21,315
Hervey Bay
01 Feb 2023
1 year
Full time 3 days per week
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Classroom
  • Concession: $15,370
  • Subsidised: $16,705
  • Full fee: $21,315
Gympie
10 Jul 2023
1 year
Full time 3 days per week
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday
Classroom
  • Concession: $15,370
  • Subsidised: $16,705
  • Full fee: $21,315
CAMPUS START DATES DURATION WORKLOAD STUDY MODE WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Cairns
23 Jan 2023
up to 12 months
Full time 3 days per week
Mixed mode
  • Concession: $15,370
  • Subsidised: $16,705
  • Full fee: $21,315
CAMPUS START DATES DURATION WORKLOAD STUDY MODE WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Townsville (Pimlico)
23 Jan 2023
up to 12 months
Full time 3 days per week
Mixed mode
  • Concession: $15,370
  • Subsidised: $16,705
  • Full fee: $21,315
CAMPUS APPRENTICESHIP/TRAINEESHIP DELIVERY MODE
South Bank
Apprenticeship
WORKPLACE
DROP IN DAYS
BLOCK TRAINING
DAY RELEASE
MOBILE VAN
MIXED MODE
Ipswich
Apprenticeship
WORKPLACE
DROP IN DAYS
BLOCK TRAINING
DAY RELEASE
MOBILE VAN
MIXED MODE
CAMPUS APPRENTICESHIP/TRAINEESHIP DELIVERY MODE
Robina
Apprenticeship
WORKPLACE
DROP IN DAYS
BLOCK TRAINING
DAY RELEASE
MOBILE VAN
MIXED MODE
CAMPUS APPRENTICESHIP/TRAINEESHIP DELIVERY MODE
Toowoomba
Apprenticeship
WORKPLACE
DROP IN DAYS
BLOCK TRAINING
DAY RELEASE
MOBILE VAN
MIXED MODE
CAMPUS APPRENTICESHIP/TRAINEESHIP DELIVERY MODE
Cairns
Apprenticeship
WORKPLACE
DROP IN DAYS
BLOCK TRAINING
DAY RELEASE
MOBILE VAN
MIXED MODE
CAMPUS APPRENTICESHIP/TRAINEESHIP DELIVERY MODE
Mount Isa
Apprenticeship
WORKPLACE
DROP IN DAYS
BLOCK TRAINING
DAY RELEASE
MOBILE VAN
MIXED MODE
Townsville (Pimlico)
Apprenticeship
WORKPLACE
DROP IN DAYS
BLOCK TRAINING
DAY RELEASE
MOBILE VAN
MIXED MODE
CAMPUS START DATES DURATION WORKLOAD STUDY MODE WHAT YOU'LL PAY
South Bank
23 Jan 2023
1 year
Full time 3 days per week
Classroom
  • International: $23,000
Ipswich
23 Jan 2023
1 year
Full time 4 days per week
Mixed mode
  • International: $23,000
South Bank
10 Jul 2023
1 year
Full time 3 days per week
Classroom
  • International: $23,000
Ipswich
10 Jul 2023
1 year
Full time 4 days per week
Mixed mode
  • International: $23,000
CAMPUS START DATES DURATION WORKLOAD STUDY MODE WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Robina
23 Jan 2023
1 year
Full time 3 days per week
Mixed mode
  • International: $23,000
Robina
10 Jul 2023
1 year
Full time 3 days per week
Mixed mode
  • International: $23,000
CAMPUS START DATES DURATION WORKLOAD STUDY MODE WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Toowoomba
23 Jan 2023
1 year
Full time 4 days per week
Mixed mode
  • International: $23,000
Toowoomba
10 Jul 2023
1 year
Full time 4 days per week
Mixed mode
  • International: $23,000
CAMPUS START DATES DURATION WORKLOAD STUDY MODE WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Cairns
23 Jan 2023
1 year
Full time
Mixed mode
  • International: $23,000
Cairns
10 Jul 2023
1 year
Full time
Mixed mode
  • International: $23,000
CAMPUS START DATES DURATION WORKLOAD STUDY MODE WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Townsville (Pimlico)
23 Jan 2023
1 year
Full time
Mixed mode
  • International: $23,000
Townsville (Pimlico)
10 Jul 2023
1 year
Full time
Mixed mode
  • International: $23,000
CAMPUS START DATES DURATION WORKLOAD STUDY MODE WHAT YOU'LL PAY
South Bank
23 Jan 2023
1 year
Full time 3.5 days per week
Classroom
  • Concession: $15,370
  • Subsidised: $16,705
  • Full fee: $21,315
Ipswich
23 Jan 2023
1 year
Full time 3 days per week
Mixed mode
  • Concession: $15,370
  • Subsidised: $16,705
  • Full fee: $21,315
Ipswich
10 Jul 2023
1 year
Full time 3 days per week
Mixed mode
  • Concession: $15,370
  • Subsidised: $16,705
  • Full fee: $21,315
CAMPUS START DATES DURATION WORKLOAD STUDY MODE WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Robina
23 Jan 2023
1 year
Full time 3 days per week
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday
Classroom
  • Concession: $15,370
  • Subsidised: $16,705
  • Full fee: $21,315
Robina
23 Jan 2023
18 months
Part time 2 days per week
Monday, Tuesday
Classroom
  • Concession: $15,370
  • Subsidised: $16,705
  • Full fee: $21,315
CAMPUS START DATES DURATION WORKLOAD STUDY MODE WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Mooloolaba
23 Jan 2023
1 year
Full time 3 days per week
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Classroom
  • Concession: $15,370
  • Subsidised: $16,705
  • Full fee: $21,315
CAMPUS START DATES DURATION WORKLOAD STUDY MODE WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Toowoomba
23 Jan 2023
1 year
Full time 3 days per week
Mixed mode
  • Concession: $15,370
  • Subsidised: $16,705
  • Full fee: $21,315
Toowoomba
10 Jul 2023
1 year
Full time 3 days per week
Mixed mode
  • Concession: $15,370
  • Subsidised: $16,705
  • Full fee: $21,315
CAMPUS START DATES DURATION WORKLOAD STUDY MODE WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Bundaberg
23 Jan 2023
1 year
Full time 3.5 days per week
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday
Classroom
  • Concession: $15,370
  • Subsidised: $16,705
  • Full fee: $21,315
Hervey Bay
01 Feb 2023
1 year
Full time 3 days per week
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Classroom
  • Concession: $15,370
  • Subsidised: $16,705
  • Full fee: $21,315
Gympie
10 Jul 2023
1 year
Full time 3 days per week
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday
Classroom
  • Concession: $15,370
  • Subsidised: $16,705
  • Full fee: $21,315
CAMPUS START DATES DURATION WORKLOAD STUDY MODE WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Cairns
23 Jan 2023
up to 12 months
Full time 3 days per week
Mixed mode
  • Concession: $15,370
  • Subsidised: $16,705
  • Full fee: $21,315
CAMPUS START DATES DURATION WORKLOAD STUDY MODE WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Townsville (Pimlico)
23 Jan 2023
up to 12 months
Full time 3 days per week
Mixed mode
  • Concession: $15,370
  • Subsidised: $16,705
  • Full fee: $21,315
CAMPUS APPRENTICESHIP/TRAINEESHIP DELIVERY MODE
South Bank
Apprenticeship
WORKPLACE
DROP IN DAYS
BLOCK TRAINING
DAY RELEASE
MOBILE VAN
MIXED MODE
Ipswich
Apprenticeship
WORKPLACE
DROP IN DAYS
BLOCK TRAINING
DAY RELEASE
MOBILE VAN
MIXED MODE
CAMPUS APPRENTICESHIP/TRAINEESHIP DELIVERY MODE
Robina
Apprenticeship
WORKPLACE
DROP IN DAYS
BLOCK TRAINING
DAY RELEASE
MOBILE VAN
MIXED MODE
CAMPUS APPRENTICESHIP/TRAINEESHIP DELIVERY MODE
Toowoomba
Apprenticeship
WORKPLACE
DROP IN DAYS
BLOCK TRAINING
DAY RELEASE
MOBILE VAN
MIXED MODE
CAMPUS APPRENTICESHIP/TRAINEESHIP DELIVERY MODE
Cairns
Apprenticeship
WORKPLACE
DROP IN DAYS
BLOCK TRAINING
DAY RELEASE
MOBILE VAN
MIXED MODE
CAMPUS APPRENTICESHIP/TRAINEESHIP DELIVERY MODE
Mount Isa
Apprenticeship
WORKPLACE
DROP IN DAYS
BLOCK TRAINING
DAY RELEASE
MOBILE VAN
MIXED MODE
Townsville (Pimlico)
Apprenticeship
WORKPLACE
DROP IN DAYS
BLOCK TRAINING
DAY RELEASE
MOBILE VAN
MIXED MODE
CAMPUS START DATES DURATION WORKLOAD STUDY MODE WHAT YOU'LL PAY
South Bank
23 Jan 2023
1 year
Full time 3 days per week
Classroom
  • International: $23,000
Ipswich
23 Jan 2023
1 year
Full time 4 days per week
Mixed mode
  • International: $23,000
South Bank
10 Jul 2023
1 year
Full time 3 days per week
Classroom
  • International: $23,000
Ipswich
10 Jul 2023
1 year
Full time 4 days per week
Mixed mode
  • International: $23,000
CAMPUS START DATES DURATION WORKLOAD STUDY MODE WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Robina
23 Jan 2023
1 year
Full time 3 days per week
Mixed mode
  • International: $23,000
Robina
10 Jul 2023
1 year
Full time 3 days per week
Mixed mode
  • International: $23,000
CAMPUS START DATES DURATION WORKLOAD STUDY MODE WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Toowoomba
23 Jan 2023
1 year
Full time 4 days per week
Mixed mode
  • International: $23,000
Toowoomba
10 Jul 2023
1 year
Full time 4 days per week
Mixed mode
  • International: $23,000
CAMPUS START DATES DURATION WORKLOAD STUDY MODE WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Cairns
23 Jan 2023
1 year
Full time
Mixed mode
  • International: $23,000
Cairns
10 Jul 2023
1 year
Full time
Mixed mode
  • International: $23,000
CAMPUS START DATES DURATION WORKLOAD STUDY MODE WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Townsville (Pimlico)
23 Jan 2023
1 year
Full time
Mixed mode
  • International: $23,000
Townsville (Pimlico)
10 Jul 2023
1 year
Full time
Mixed mode
  • International: $23,000
CAMPUS START DATES DURATION WORKLOAD STUDY MODE WHAT YOU'LL PAY
South Bank
23 Jan 2023
1 year
Full time 3.5 days per week
Classroom
  • Concession: $15,370
  • Subsidised: $16,705
  • Full fee: $21,315
Ipswich
23 Jan 2023
1 year
Full time 3 days per week
Mixed mode
  • Concession: $15,370
  • Subsidised: $16,705
  • Full fee: $21,315
Ipswich
10 Jul 2023
1 year
Full time 3 days per week
Mixed mode
  • Concession: $15,370
  • Subsidised: $16,705
  • Full fee: $21,315
CAMPUS START DATES DURATION WORKLOAD STUDY MODE WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Robina
23 Jan 2023
1 year
Full time 3 days per week
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday
Classroom
  • Concession: $15,370
  • Subsidised: $16,705
  • Full fee: $21,315
Robina
23 Jan 2023
18 months
Part time 2 days per week
Monday, Tuesday
Classroom
  • Concession: $15,370
  • Subsidised: $16,705
  • Full fee: $21,315
CAMPUS START DATES DURATION WORKLOAD STUDY MODE WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Mooloolaba
23 Jan 2023
1 year
Full time 3 days per week
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Classroom
  • Concession: $15,370
  • Subsidised: $16,705
  • Full fee: $21,315
CAMPUS START DATES DURATION WORKLOAD STUDY MODE WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Toowoomba
23 Jan 2023
1 year
Full time 3 days per week
Mixed mode
  • Concession: $15,370
  • Subsidised: $16,705
  • Full fee: $21,315
Toowoomba
10 Jul 2023
1 year
Full time 3 days per week
Mixed mode
  • Concession: $15,370
  • Subsidised: $16,705
  • Full fee: $21,315
CAMPUS START DATES DURATION WORKLOAD STUDY MODE WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Bundaberg
23 Jan 2023
1 year
Full time 3.5 days per week
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday
Classroom
  • Concession: $15,370
  • Subsidised: $16,705
  • Full fee: $21,315
Hervey Bay
01 Feb 2023
1 year
Full time 3 days per week
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Classroom
  • Concession: $15,370
  • Subsidised: $16,705
  • Full fee: $21,315
Gympie
10 Jul 2023
1 year
Full time 3 days per week
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday
Classroom
  • Concession: $15,370
  • Subsidised: $16,705
  • Full fee: $21,315
CAMPUS START DATES DURATION WORKLOAD STUDY MODE WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Cairns
23 Jan 2023
up to 12 months
Full time 3 days per week
Mixed mode
  • Concession: $15,370
  • Subsidised: $16,705
  • Full fee: $21,315
CAMPUS START DATES DURATION WORKLOAD STUDY MODE WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Townsville (Pimlico)
23 Jan 2023
up to 12 months
Full time 3 days per week
Mixed mode
  • Concession: $15,370
  • Subsidised: $16,705
  • Full fee: $21,315
CAMPUS APPRENTICESHIP/TRAINEESHIP DELIVERY MODE
South Bank
Apprenticeship
WORKPLACE
DROP IN DAYS
BLOCK TRAINING
DAY RELEASE
MOBILE VAN
MIXED MODE
Ipswich
Apprenticeship
WORKPLACE
DROP IN DAYS
BLOCK TRAINING
DAY RELEASE
MOBILE VAN
MIXED MODE
CAMPUS APPRENTICESHIP/TRAINEESHIP DELIVERY MODE
Robina
Apprenticeship
WORKPLACE
DROP IN DAYS
BLOCK TRAINING
DAY RELEASE
MOBILE VAN
MIXED MODE
CAMPUS APPRENTICESHIP/TRAINEESHIP DELIVERY MODE
Toowoomba
Apprenticeship
WORKPLACE
DROP IN DAYS
BLOCK TRAINING
DAY RELEASE
MOBILE VAN
MIXED MODE
CAMPUS APPRENTICESHIP/TRAINEESHIP DELIVERY MODE
Cairns
Apprenticeship
WORKPLACE
DROP IN DAYS
BLOCK TRAINING
DAY RELEASE
MOBILE VAN
MIXED MODE
CAMPUS APPRENTICESHIP/TRAINEESHIP DELIVERY MODE
Mount Isa
Apprenticeship
WORKPLACE
DROP IN DAYS
BLOCK TRAINING
DAY RELEASE
MOBILE VAN
MIXED MODE
Townsville (Pimlico)
Apprenticeship
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MOBILE VAN
MIXED MODE
CAMPUS START DATES DURATION WORKLOAD STUDY MODE WHAT YOU'LL PAY
South Bank
23 Jan 2023
1 year
Full time 3 days per week
Classroom
  • International: $23,000
Ipswich
23 Jan 2023
1 year
Full time 4 days per week
Mixed mode
  • International: $23,000
South Bank
10 Jul 2023
1 year
Full time 3 days per week
Classroom
  • International: $23,000
Ipswich
10 Jul 2023
1 year
Full time 4 days per week
Mixed mode
  • International: $23,000
CAMPUS START DATES DURATION WORKLOAD STUDY MODE WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Robina
23 Jan 2023
1 year
Full time 3 days per week
Mixed mode
  • International: $23,000
Robina
10 Jul 2023
1 year
Full time 3 days per week
Mixed mode
  • International: $23,000
CAMPUS START DATES DURATION WORKLOAD STUDY MODE WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Toowoomba
23 Jan 2023
1 year
Full time 4 days per week
Mixed mode
  • International: $23,000
Toowoomba
10 Jul 2023
1 year
Full time 4 days per week
Mixed mode
  • International: $23,000
CAMPUS START DATES DURATION WORKLOAD STUDY MODE WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Cairns
23 Jan 2023
1 year
Full time
Mixed mode
  • International: $23,000
Cairns
10 Jul 2023
1 year
Full time
Mixed mode
  • International: $23,000
CAMPUS START DATES DURATION WORKLOAD STUDY MODE WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Townsville (Pimlico)
23 Jan 2023
1 year
Full time
Mixed mode
  • International: $23,000
Townsville (Pimlico)
10 Jul 2023
1 year
Full time
Mixed mode
  • International: $23,000
Payment Options

How can I pay for this course?

No matter what your circumstances, TAFE Queensland has a payment option to suit you. If you are unsure of what’s right for you, get in touch. We’re here to help. 

Payment plan

If you have difficulty paying for the full cost of a course upfront, you may be eligible for a payment plan.

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Upfront payment

This may be the full fee for the course, or the student contribution amount if you are eligible for a subsidy or concession.

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VET Student Loan - $16,788 cap

This is an interest-free personal loan from the Australian Government that provides eligible students access to capped funding to help pay for their studies.

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International student payment

Our preferred payment method is telegraphic transfer or credit card using Convera Global Pay for Students or the Flywire Payment Portal. Convera and Flywire both allow you to complete your payment in your own currency using a telegraphic transfer with no processing fees or delays. 
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Important Information

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Entry requirements

There are no formal entry requirements for this course.

Selection criteria

Domestic students
The following selection criteria requirements apply only to domestic students:

It is recommended that you meet one of the following requirements-

  • successful completion of at least Year 12, Certificate IV or equivalent; or
  • be of mature-age

International students
The following Selection criteria requirements apply only to International students:

  • English Language Proficiency: Academic IELTS 5.5 (no individual band less than 5.0) or ISLPR 2+ on all skills or other - View a list of all English Language tests accepted by TAFE Queensland International
  • Academic Requirements: Completion of Year 12 (or equivalent). Non school-leavers must have relevant work experience or qualification that indicates likely success of course completion. For more information on the international education achievement levels equivalent to Year 10 and 12.

Applicants should be a minimum of 17 years of age and turning 18 during the first year of study with TAFE Queensland. International students who are under 18 years of age and are applying for a student visa are required by the Australian