The Certificate in Beauty Services, Level 4 consists of six courses containing 110 compulsory course credits and two elective pathways options of 10 credits each.
Health and Safety (7 credits)
Learn about workplace health and safety, and how to provide basic life support and first aid, and manage first aid in an emergency situation.
Client Service (17 credits)
Learn cash handling, provision of reception services for the beauty industry, how to sell goods and services, and small business practice for the beauty services industry.
Professional Practice 1 (32 credits)
Learn to advise clients on selection and use of cosmetics and toiletries and perform cosmetic services, including waxing.
Manicure and Pedicure (12 credits)
Learn to perform a manicure and/or pedicure service.
Chemistry and Physics (11 credits)
Gain knowledge of chemistry, electrical currents and physics principles related to the application of beauty services.
Human Anatomy and Nutrition (15 credits)
Learn about human cells and tissues, the integumentary system, nutrition, and the anatomy of the face, head, neck and décolleté related to beauty services.
Professional Practice 2 (14 credits)
Learn how to perform a skin analysis, and manual and electrical facials.
Nail Augmentation (110 credits)
Learn about micro-organisms in a beauty salon and gain an introduction to nail augmentation procedures, including liquid and powder acrylic, hard gel, and gel polish preparations.
Make-up Artistry (108 credits)
Learn the knowledge and skills to apply make-up artistry techniques for glamour, catwalk and special occasions.