Study Beauty Therapy Courses

“Better known as the Harvard meets Chanel of the beauty industry”
– Vogue Editor-In-Chief – Edwina McCann
The French Beauty Academy is Australia’s premier beauty Academy. We are your passport to a meaningful career and a world of possibilities. Not just an educational pathway to the best jobs in the world, our beauty therapy course will help you unlock your passion and your dream career.


Our flagship beauty therapy course – the Business of Beauty (SHB50115 Diploma of Beauty Therapy / CUA51015 Diploma of Screen and Media) offered from our state of the art campus in Robina, is industry’s premier beauty therapy course for those beauty mavens aspiring to a successful career as a world leading therapist and beauty entrepreneur. Combining the practicals of Beauty Therapy (SHB50115 Diploma of Beauty Therapywith a strong focus on beauty business units, upon graduation our students understand exactly how to plan, staff and market their very own beauty business!


We run our Gold Coast beauty courses from our state-of-art campus located in Robina, an hour south of Brisbane CBD. Students of our Gold Coast beauty courses, receive an education second to none.
For those whose love of makeup runs deep, our Gold Coast beauty courses include innovative make up courses and nail courses While our revolutionary dermal and laser short course program including the nationally-accredited Graduate Certificate in IPL and Laser Hair Reduction has been designed for those therapists with a deep passion for the skin to upskill in the rapidly evolving world of dermal and laser therapies.


Inspired by our own philosophy of service, we are committed to supporting each and every student on a personal journey to realising your amazing capabilities, expanding your horizons and fulfilling your potential. One that not only equips you with the skills and knowledge, but one that inspires self esteem, confidence and personal growth.


Learn more about our beauty & make up courses:


9 July 2018


9 July 2018

Flexible Ways to Study Beauty Therapy Courses

Full-time Study
Our full-time on-campus option is only 3 days per week and perfect if you learn best in a classroom environment. Gain practical experience, training in our student salon and work placement with one of our industry partners.
 1 year – 3 days a week
Next start date:

9 July 2018

Online Study
Our Online Study Mode allows you to study beauty therapy courses from home while managing work and family. Through our online leaning portal you will access all the theory components. Practical blocks are run face-to-face to ensure you receive the hands on experience.
1-2 years theory from home
Practical blocks: 
On campus
Next start date: 

19 March, 23 April, 28 May, 6 August, 10 September, 15 October & 19 November 2018

Masterclasses and
Short courses
Our shortcourses are the ideal way to upgrade existing qualifications, explore further career opportunities or act as a bridging course if you’ve been out of the industry. These classes will bring you up-to-date with the latest trends, techniques and technologies as you are introduced to the salon, spa and medi-spa environments.


Australia’s Best Beauty Academy


With our 30 year history we continue to produce some of the best therapists in the world. Under the guide of the best educators, our students flourish and are highly sought after by all the major industry recruiters and companies.


Campus and Equipment


Our stunning campus is one of a kind, offering students an educational experience that is unparalled. Our smaller class sizes mean that you get individual attention and hands-on practical experience with industry leading technology on a daily basis. The educational experience is amplified by ensuring that all students who study beauty therapy courses have access to the latest and leading cosmeceutical products.


We partner with the best in industry


The French has partnered with world leading partners across the beauty industry to ensure our students work with only the best. Some of our partnerships include: Mac Makeup, Steiner 6 Star Cruise Lines & Vogue
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