SHB50121

Diploma Of Beauty Therapy

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Adelaide Campus, Brisbane Campus, Gold Coast Campus, Online, Rural & Remote

THE FUTURE OF BEAUTY

the brand new cutting-edge SHB50115 Diploma of Beauty Therapy & SHB50216 Diploma of Salon Management

Why Study The Future of Beauty

CUTTING-EDGE
CURRICULUM

Our new next-gen skin focused curriculum ensures you remain ahead of new developments and trends in the beauty industry.

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CHOOSE YOUR
SPECIALITY

Take your career to new heights. Choose from our range of industry sponsored specialisations in skin, laser, salon classics and more.

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GRADUATE AHEAD
OF THE REST

Arm yourself with the vital management skills to run your own business, manage a beauty salon, luxury spa or clinic.

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LEARN WITH
THE BEST

We've partnered with industry leading brands and device technology relevant to the beauty jobs of today and tomorrow.

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Limited replaces remain for our new Future of Beauty course: next generation training for the skin therapy and beauty business management jobs of tomorrow. Don’t miss out!

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DIPLOMA OF BEAUTY THERAPY (SHB50121)

Take your first steps into the world of beauty therapy...

At The French Beauty Academy, we are dedicated to providing you with the best educational experience to kickstart your dream career in the beauty industry. Our SHB50121 Diploma of Beauty Therapy teaches you the fundamentals of traditional beauty therapy, providing you with an introductory qualification to work as a beauty therapist. Upon graduation, our students are specialists in core beauty treatments including body treatments, waxing services, tinting, facials, manicure/pedicure, spa therapies and more.

Learn in our luxurious salon-inspired facilities with some of the industry’s most well-regarded and experienced educators supporting your journey. Our state-of-the-art campuses are equipped with the very latest industry technologies, tools and world-leading brands including MAC Cosmetics, Dermalogica and Aspect. The Diploma Of Beauty Therapy is your first step into a meaningful career and a world of possibilities.

Have questions?

We’re here to help. Get personalised advice from our friendly Student Advisors via phone, Live Chat or email.

WHY STUDY AT THE FRENCH

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Our students have access to nothing but the best, including salon-inspired facilities, leading cosmeceutical products and brands (like MAC Cosmetics and Dermalogica), and the industry’s newest technologies.

Extensive Student Support

Our Educators bring a wealth of global industry experience to the classroom – but, more than that, they bring their care and compassion. You’ll have access to pass classes, academic support and career preparation to ensure you are supported every step of the way.

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Producing Beauty Entrepreneurs For Over 30 Years

We are Australia’s most experienced education provider and continue to be at the forefront of developing new training curricula for the industry. A French qualification is the industry’s most prestigious stamp of approval.

Our Brand Partners

We partner with the leading brands so you learn with the best in the industry

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What You Will Learn

BEAUTY THERAPY SERVICES

  • Provide Body Massages
  • Provide Aromatherapy Massages
  • Lash and Brow Services 
  • Waxing Services 
  • Reflexology Techniques
  • Specialised Facial Treatments 
  • Manicure and Pedicures Services
  • Real World In-Salon and Industry Experience

MAKEUP FUNDAMENTALS

  • Design & Apply Makeup

BUSINESS MANAGEMENT AND INDUSTRY

  • Setting your freelance business up for success
  • Business and strategic planning
  • Knowledge of marketing materials and social media promotion
  • Understanding organisational requirements within a personal services environment

Career Outcomes

  • Beauty Therapist
  • Spa Therapist
  • Massage Therapist
  • Health Retreat Therapist
  • Lash & brow Technician
  • Retail counter work with leading beauty brands
  • Spray Tanning Business
  • Freelance specialist in massage, makeup artistry, waxing and much more
Career Outcomes
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Whether you’re almost ready to apply or simply have a question about our courses, tuition fees, or anything else, fill out your details in the form below and one of our friendly Student Advisors will be in touch.

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Study Mode And Delivery

On Campus

Adelaide, Brisbane, Gold Coast
12 Months
Face-To-Face Classes
Work-Integrated-Learning
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Course Fees & Overview

Your Investment In Your Future Starts Here

Course FeeVET STUDENT LOAN APPROVEDNATIONALLY ACCREDITEDKIT & UNIFORM
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The course fees includes the SHB50121 Diploma of Beauty Therapy. For students eligible for VET Student Loans, there is still a co-payment (out of pocket expense) required to study. Please Note: VET Student Loans will not be approved for students who do not meet eligibility requirements. A VET student loan gives rise to a HELP debt that continues to be a debt to the Commonwealth until it is repaid.

THE MOST CUTTING EDGE BEAUTY PROGRAM IN AUSTRALIA

OUR NEW DUAL BEAUTY THERAPY DIPLOMA | THE FUTURE OF BEAUTY

Admissions Criteria

The French Beauty Academy is committed to providing and promoting non-discriminatory and inclusive enrolment practices. All students enrolling in to the Certificate III – regardless of funding or payment option – are required to:

  • Provide a Driver’s License or other form of government issued identification; and
  • Pay a deposit to secure a place in the course;

If the applicant is under the age of 18 they must complete the Parental Terms and Conditions Agreement here

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SHBBMUP009 | CUAMUP411

Makeup Fundamentals Course

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Adelaide Campus, Brisbane Campus, Gold Coast Campus

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Does a love of makeup run deep in your bones?

Does a love of makeup run deep in your bones?

Does the lure of the makeup brush make your heart beat fast? Are you ready to take the first steps towards your dream career as a makeup artist?

Encompassing the foundational and fundamental components of makeup artistry, our Introduction to Makeup Course (SHBBMUP009 Design And Apply Make-Up & CUAMUP411 Design, Apply And Remove Makeup) has been specifically designed for aspiring makeup artists.

Working with leading brands like MAC Cosmetics, you’ll learn how to create looks for day and night, business, social and special occasions.

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Have questions?
We’re here to help. Get personalised advice from our friendly Student Advisors via phone, Live Chat or email.

Makeup Fundamentals Course Highlights

Guided by our expert Makeup Educators who have travelled the world as makeup artists working with film stars, television celebrities and top-end fashion designers, you will be introduced to the many facets of makeup artistry.

Starting at the beginning you will learn all the fundamental skills, techniques and knowledge that will prove invaluable as you progress as a makeup artist. From the all-important basics of analysing skin types and face shapes, selecting appropriate tools and products, cleansing and preparing the skin, through to designing a makeup plan and learning to professionally apply makeup.

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What You Will Learn

  • The fundamentals of makeup application
  • Brush selection and technique
  • Makeup looks for day and night, business, social and special occasions
  • Analysing skin and face shape
  • Product selection
  • Skin cleansing and preparation
  • Designing and applying professional makeup plans
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Your Student Kit

Included in the course cost, we will provide you with all the tools and equipment you need to complete our Introduction to Makeup.

You will receive a professional makeup kit filled with the latest in leading products. You will receive;

– Makeup case
– Brush kit
– Foundation pallet
– Lipstick pallet
– Blush pallet
– Eyeshadow pallet
– Towel
– Strip lashes
– Glue
– Tweezers

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Study Mode And Delivery

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Virtual In-Class Program Duration
6 months – 1 year . Student attend virtual classes 2 day per week.

Our virtual in-class program is perfect if you learn best in a classroom environment. In this mode, students have a clear timetable and attend virtual classes two days per week between 9am – 4pm. Each week students are guided through coursework and the accompanying assessments by our supportive educators while collaborating with fellow Frenchies.

Self Paced Online Study Mode Duration
6 months – 1 year

Our self paced online study mode is designed for students who enjoy working at their own pace. This study mode allows you to work anywhere, anytime and for however long to complete your qualification within 12 months. The clear study guidelines, progression reporting, assessment lists and ongoing academic support ensures you stay on track. This mode of study is ideal for those with work and/or family commitments or prefer the flexibility of studying at their own pace.

Speciality in Laser Hair Reduction
Practical requirement of 8 days (minimum) delivered in The French Laser Clinic (Robina)

The French Management Internship Program
Student are required to complete a management internship (6 days minimum)

Course Fees & Overview

Your Investment In Your Future Starts Here

Course FeeVET STUDENT LOAN APPROVEDCO PAYMENT REQUIREDNATIONALLY ACCREDITEDKIT & UNIFORM
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FRENCH ALUMNI DISCOUNT!
French graduates can access a $3,600 discount saving for the Laser Hair Reduction course.

*$14,400 with no co-payment required for students eligible for VET Student Loans. The course fees include both the SHB50216 Diploma of Salon Management & the Laser Licence in Hair Reduction.

There are two main ways you can pay for this course: a national government loan, or private finance options such as loans and payment plans.

Government funding loan programs (like VET Student Loans) help eligible students cover tuition fees over the duration of the course and the loan is then repaid through the tax system based on income.

If you are not eligible for government funding, students are able to borrow partial or full funding for this course from a number of private providers – or our recommended partnered provider Zeefi (formerly Study Loans) – with extended loan periods of up to 48 months. Students who privately pay for their Salon Management course must pay a deposit to secure their placement.

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Check out our Salon Management course for
the Hair & Beauty Industry which has no prerequisites!

Admissions Criteria

The French Beauty Academy is committed to providing and promoting non-discriminatory and inclusive enrolment practices, and to ensuring that students applying for enrolment into the Dual Diploma have the required aptitude and attributes necessary to reasonably achieve the qualification.

As such, all students enrolling in to the Dual Diploma – regardless of funding option – are required to meet the academic requirements:

  • provide an Australian Year 12 Certificate; or
  • provide evidence of successful completion of an AQF Certificate IV or higher qualification (where the language of instruction is English); OR
  • display competence at Exit Level 3 in the Australian Core Skills Framework in both reading and numeracy through an approved Language, Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) test

If the applicant is under the age of 18 (at first census date) they must complete two VSL Parental Consent forms, (unless the student is certified as independent, in which case evidence must be provided of independence).

PREREQUISITES
SHB50115 Diploma of Beauty Therapy required for those wishing to complete the Open Laser Use Licence in Hair Reduction.

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Meet with our friendly Student Advisors virtually or on-campus to learn about how to make your dream career a reality!
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Submit Your
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Post interview, you'll complete an application form, along with submitting your required supporting documents.
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Once we receive your application and supporting documents, our admissions team assesses your application and eligibility for your chosen course.
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Once Approved, Your
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If your application is approved you'll receive an email confirming your place in your chosen course. Congratulations, you're about to join the next generation of Future Frenchies!

How To Enrol

Enquire to enrol in our popular Makeup Fundamentals course!
Reach out to one of our friendly Student Advisors via phone, live chat or the button below.

SHB50121 | CUA51020

Diploma Of Beauty Therapy & Diploma Of Screen And Media (Specialist Make-Up Services) Online

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Adelaide Campus, Brisbane Campus, Gold Coast Campus, Online

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LIMITED PLACES REMAINING

OUR FINAL CLASS OF 2022

Classes commence October 4

Study Our Flagship Dual Qualification Via Our Flexible Blended Online And On-campus Program

At The French we offer course options that are unparalleled.

Always dreamed of a career in beauty, but can’t find the time? Make your dream a reality with our course options, complete with a flexible study mode that allows you to study online from home while managing work and family commitments. Learn from world-renowned beauty educators using the latest equipment and leading brands such as MAC Cosmetics, Algologie and Caron.

Graduating with two accreditations delivered as a dual qualification, our unparalleled SHB50121 Diploma of Beauty Therapy & CUA51020 Diploma of Screen and Media (Specialist Make-Up Services) programs combine the practical skills and theoretical knowledge required to be an exceptional beauty therapist with all important business understandings in areas like small business planning, OHS, HR and marketing and social media. These skills are essential to successfully establish and market your own business or secure management positions with leading salons and spas.

SHB50121 DIPLOMA OF BEAUTY THERAPY & CUA51020 DIPLOMA OF SCREEN AND MEDIA (SPECIALIST MAKE-UP SERVICES) ONLINE OVERVIEW
Our unique flexible learning program allows you to obtain your certification online, while still acquiring the valuable hands-on experience required to be successful in the industry. Specific theory units will need to be completed online prior to each practical block.

SHB50121 DIPLOMA OF BEAUTY THERAPY & CUA51020 DIPLOMA OF SCREEN AND MEDIA (SPECIALIST MAKE-UP SERVICES) ONLINE PRACTICAL EXPERIENCE & INDUSTRY NETWORKING
Both our Beauty Therapy Diploma and Screen and Media Diploma in Adelaide* incorporate practical experience, in-salon training in our Student Salon, and a work placement with one of our industry partners. Students have the opportunity to meet industry experts through product knowledge days, guest speaker events and our twice-yearly Education Symposium.

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SHB50121 Diploma Of Beauty Therapy Online Overview

The SHB50121 Diploma of Beauty Therapy & CUA51020 Diploma of Screen and Media (Specialist Make-Up Services) is the required qualification if you’re aspiring to a career in the beauty industry. From waxing, massage, tinting, facials, manicure/pedicures, body treatments, aromatherapy, spa therapy and microdermabrasion to the science of skin biology, nutrition, physiology, anatomy and the chemical composition of cosmetic products you’ll be hands on learning the practicals of beauty therapy.

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CUA51020 Diploma Of Screen And Media (Specialist Make-up Services) Online Overview

Delivered as a dual qualification with the CUA51020 Diploma of Screen and Media (Specialist Make-Up Services) with a strong focus on beauty business units, you’ll become and even better therapist. Further advancing your makeup skills and gaining knowledge across fundamental business areas like small business planning, social media marketing, retail sales, recruitment and HR! We’ll apply these learnings to a beauty context so upon graduation you’ll understand exactly how to plan, staff and market your very own beauty business!

Have questions?

We’re here to help. Get personalised advice from our friendly Student Advisors via phone, Live Chat or email.

Why Students Love The French

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Flexible Online Learning

Our online delivery allows you to increase or decrease your load to suit your commitments – friends, family, work and more! Study from home, at your own pace through our Ivy League learning portal – STELLA. Interact live with our beauty and makeup educators from the comfort of your own home and also connect with your French classmates in a series of online networking workshops, collaborative sessions, and live Q&A Luminary interviews.

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Campus & Equipment

Our stunning campuses are one of a kind, offering students an educational experience that is unparalleled. 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 have access to the latest and leading cosmeceutical products, skin and therapy devices and technology.An added benefit for French students is our very own laptop library that enables students to use our borrowing system for access to a laptop to complete their study both on campus and at home for the duration of the course.

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Service Excellence Program

Only at The French Beauty Academy will you experience our platinum-standard Service Excellence Program, designed to prepare students with a holistic personal and professional development curriculum encompassing grooming and presentation, etiquette and manners, language and communication skills, service standards and work ethic. More importantly, it guides each student’s inner journey to self-knowledge, spiritual awareness and genuine concern for the welfare of others; ensuring that our graduates are the preferred choice for beauty, health and wellness practitioners in the salon, retail and medi-spa sectors.

We Partner With The Best In The Industry

The French partners with world leading partners across the beauty industry to ensure our students work with only the best.

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WHAT YOU WILL LEARN

Combining the practical skills and theoretical knowledge required to be an exceptional beauty therapist with all important business understandings, through our course you’ll gain extensive experience and become confident in:

  • Skin Analysis and Skin Science
  • Facials and Advanced
  • Facials
  • Lash and Brow Services
  • Massage and Body treatments
  • Waxing
  • Manicures and Pedicures
  • Face Charting
  • Day and Evening Makeup
  • Runway and Specialised Makeup
  • Fantasy and character makeup including SFX
  • Business Planning, Finances and Marketing
  • Customer service, product knowledge & sales
  • Real world in-salon and industry experience

 

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Career Outcomes

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9/10 French Students Secure Employment Prior To Graduation
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Industry
Salaries Start
At $60,000*
Our Recruitment program gives you access to a dedicated industry placement team working with the best employers in Australia and internationally to help you secure your preferred employment.

Starting salaries begin at $60,000
and include careers like:

  • Dermal therapist
  • Beauty Therapist in spas or salons locally, Australia wide and overseas
  • Makeup artist
  • Retail makeup artist
  • Beauty salon or beauty business owner
  • Spa therapist on cruise ships
  • Spa or salon manager
  • Spa therapist for international hotel & spa chains and cruise ships
  • Health retreat therapist
  • Freelance specialist in massage, makeup artistry, waxing and much more
  • Sales manager, assistant or brand representative in retail and wholesale
  • Operating your own salon, spa, home or mobile business.
*Average Beauty Therapist salary in Australia from Talent.com, Indeed.com and Salaryexplorer.com

Ways To Study

Flexible Online Learning

  • Adelaide, Brisbane, Gold Coast, French Virtual Online Campus
  • 12-24 Months
  • Theory Completed Online
  • Choose 1 or 2 Days On Campus
  • 5 Days Industry Experience
  • 15 Days Student Salon Training

Completing theory components of your course at home virtually while being supported every step of the way by our online Educators, we’ll ensure you are progressing successfully through your course.

The practical requirements will be completed in blocks so you can graduate confident and ready for industry from the hands-on experience you’ll gain training in our Student Salon on-campus.

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Course Fees & Overview

Your Investment In Your Future Starts Here

Course FeeVET STUDENT LOAN APPROVEDCO PAYMENT REQUIREDNATIONALLY ACCREDITEDKIT & UNIFORM
YesNo, for students eligible for VET Student Loans YesIncluded
*$31,990 with no co-payment required for students eligible for VET Student Loans.

There are two main ways you can pay for this course: state and national government subsidies and loans, or private finance options such as loans and payment plans.

Government funding loan programs help eligible students cover tuition fees over the duration of the course and the loan is then repaid through the tax system based on income, while some states offer subsidies, meaning the government pays for all or some of your course.

If you are not eligible for government funding, students are able to borrow partial or full funding for this course from a number of private providers – or our recommended partnered provider Zeefi (formerly Study Loans) – with extended loan periods of up to 48 months. Students who privately pay for their Beauty Diploma course must pay a deposit to secure their placement.

Admissions Criteria

The French Beauty Academy is committed to providing and promoting non-discriminatory and inclusive enrolment practices, and to ensuring that students applying for enrolment into the Dual Diploma have the required aptitude and attributes necessary to reasonably achieve the qualification.

As such, all students enrolling in to the Dual Diploma – regardless of funding option – are required to meet the academic requirements:

  • provide an Australian Year 12 Certificate; or
  • provide evidence of successful completion of an AQF Certificate IV or higher qualification (where the language of instruction is English); OR
  • display competence at Exit Level 3 in the Australian Core Skills Framework in both reading and numeracy through an approved Language, Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) test

If the applicant is under the age of 18 (at first census date) they must complete two VSL Parental Consent forms, (unless the student is certified as independent, in which case evidence must be provided of independence).

How to become a FRENCHIE!
The steps to take on your journey toward your dream career
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Book an Interview
and Campus Tour
Meet with our friendly Student Advisors virtually or on-campus to learn about how to make your dream career a reality!
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Submit Your
Application
Post interview, you'll complete an application form, along with submitting your required supporting documents.
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Your Application
is Reviewed
Once we receive your application and supporting documents, our admissions team assesses your application and eligibility for your chosen course.
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Once Approved, Your
Enrolment is confirmed
If your application is approved you'll receive an email confirming your place in your chosen course. Congratulations, you're about to join the next generation of Future Frenchies!

Short Courses

Upgrade Your Existing Qualifications And Get Up-to-date With The
Latest Trends, Techniques And Technologies.

Short Courses And Workshops

Our short courses suit every skill level and allow you to study after hours

Our Short Courses and refresher courses are the ideal way to upgrade your existing qualifications for those who may wish to explore further career opportunities or if you’re planning to return to the industry after some time away.

These short, focused programs will also bring you up-to-date with the latest trends, techniques and technologies as you are introduced to the salon, spa and medi-spa environments.

Beginners with an interest in beauty can take the very first steps in industry and explore their passion and expert makeup artist can build upon their skill set and expertise in particular areas of interest.

For further information on how to get started, connect with one of our team members today. Alternatively, please follow the links below to learn more about the make-up courses and nail courses offered for the upcoming intake.

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Makeup & Beauty Short Courses

Our Makeup and Beauty Short Courses include a range of nationally-accredited courses designed for those aspiring to a career in makeup to obtain the required qualifications and build your professional kit. Short Courses are nationally recognised and may be used to articulate into other qualifications.

NAIL ARTISTRY COURSE

Our nail artistry courses and workshops allow those with an interest in nail art and services to take the very first steps in industry and explore their passion.

Laser Short Courses

We have a range of flexible Laser courses designed to suit working therapists who want to upskill and become licensed and employable in the booming Laser industry.

Makeup Courses

Your passport to a meaningful career in
the beauty industry…

The French Beauty Academy’s specialised Nail Courses allows students to develop their skills and secure employment opportunities in beauty and industry leading nail salons. Graduating from our nail courses, students will have an understanding of the theoretical frameworks, techniques, product knowledge and equipment used in the industry. Upon completion, our graduates will receive a nationally recognised statement of attainment and have access to our global network of industry partners.

WHY STUDY AT THE FRENCH

  • – State-of-the-art industry facilities & equipment
  • – Flexible learning options
  • – Training tailored by industry, for industry
  • – Advanced qualifications & courses
  • – Professional development and growth

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UPCOMING MAKEUP COURSES

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WHY STUDY MAKEUP COURSES WITH US?

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Why Study At The French?

With over 30 years of excellence in education, we continue to produce some of the best therapists and makeup artists in the world. Under the guide of the best educators,
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Industry Leading Beauty Diploma

A world-first all-encompassing beauty program combining theoretical and practical studies arming you with the knowledge and practical skills to ensure you are a world-leading therapist. The program also encompasses cutting-edge business units, our highly transformative Service Excellence program as well as access to our Luminaries Program where industry experts share their wisdom and insights exclusively with French students.

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Real-World Learning Environment

We believe in delivering luxury at its finest through both facilities and training modules. That’s why our campuses are renowned for being not only state-of-the-art, equipped with the latest technology, but they are also designed in our signature ultra-chic, contemporary salon-inspired aesthetic.

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Our Teaching Philosophy

Our teaching philosophy is entrenched in the understanding that we have the power to open hearts, inspire minds and transform lives. The French Beauty Academy is home to a tribe of real, powerful women who celebrate, uplift and empower each other. Our expert Educators nurture the aspirations of our Frenchies, giving them the freedom and igniting the fire to realise their hopes and dreams.

Financing Your Makeup Courses

FINANCE OPTIONS AVAILABLE

– Interest-Free Payment Plan
The Academy offers interest-free payment plans and finance options allowing you to pay off the course fees in weekly, fortnightly or monthly. This is done through our automated billing system and facilitated by our administrative staff.

– Commonwealth Bank Student Loan
Students may qualify for student loans to cover their course fees through the Commonwealth Bank in Robina, Queensland. Phone (07) 5593 0994 and visit the branch for more details.

– Centrelink
The Diploma of Beauty Therapy meets the minimum study hours requirement to ensure continuation of any benefits you may be eligible for. Contact Centrelink for more information.

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THE FRENCH DIFFERENCE

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The French Difference

MAKEUP COURSES OVERVIEW

– Makeup courses overview
The French Beauty Academy has two purpose built campuses located in Brisbane City and on the Gold Coast. Our makeup courses have been specifically designed to incorporate many facets of makeup artistry, application furthermore allowing you to grow your own business. You will learn how to analyse skin types, face shapes and to apply makeup professionally for various occasions. Under the guidance of our highly experienced staff you will learn the techniques and skills required to work in all areas of the industry.

– World-renowned makeup course educators
Our highly trained instructors ensure our students attain the technical, practical and professional skills required to be successful in the beauty industry. Our educators are world-renowned having worked in leading salons and spas all over Australia and the world. We focus on innovative practices in salon service meaning our graduates are equipped to excel in the five star spa or salon environments.

– Industry Placement
Not only will we introduce you to important industry contacts, we’ll set you up to enter the job market with tutoring in application processes, resume writing, interview preparation, presentation skills etc.

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MAKEUP COURSES
GOLD COAST

MAKEUP COURSES GOLD COAST

Is beauty your passion?

As leaders in the training and education industry, The French Beauty Academy’s Makeup Courses Gold Coast program offering has launched the beauty careers of hundreds of students for almost 30 years.

You will be inspired, learning from some of the best artists in the industry, with many of our teachers having travelled the world as make-up artists working on film sets, fashion runways and production houses from Los Angeles to Milan.

Choose the academy that produces world class beauty therapists and opens doors to life changing industry partnerships. The French is your passport to a $460 billion dollar industry. Many of our students go on to work on fashion runways, movie sets, luxury cruise liners or have become successful business entrepreneurs.

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SHB30221 CERTIFICATE III IN MAKEUP
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What’s Included In Your Kit:

  • Professional Professional Makeup kit
  • Professional brush kit
  • Makeup bag
  • Brush cleaner
  • Clips & Tweezers
  • Primer
  • Makeup pallets – lipstick, blush, eye shadow & foundation / concealer
  • Lashes
  • Towels & Apron and much more
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Why Study At The French

  • State-of-the-art industry facilities & equipment
  • Flexible learning options
  • Training tailored by industry, for industry
  • Advanced qualifications & courses
  • Professional development and growth

APPLY FOR OUR MAKEUP COURSES TODAY

WHY STUDY WITH US?

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Financing Your Makeup Courses

Finance Options Available

Interest-Free Payment Plan
The Academy offers interest-free payment plans and finance options allowing you to pay off the course fees in weekly, fortnightly or monthly. This is done through our automated billing system and facilitated by our administrative staff.

Commonwealth Bank Student Loan
Students may qualify for student loans to cover their course fees through the Commonwealth Bank in Robina, Queensland. Phone (07) 5593 0994 and visit the branch for more details.

Centrelink
The Diploma of Beauty Therapy meets the minimum study hours requirement to ensure continuation of any benefits you may be eligible for. Contact Centrelink for more information.

THE FRENCH DIFFERENCE

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Makeup Courses Gold Coast

The French Beauty Academy is located less than an hour south of Brisbane in the shopping and sporting precinct of Robina on the Gold Coast. Our makeup courses are designed to incorporate many facets of make-up artistry, from analysing skin types and face shapes, to designing and applying make-up professionally.

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World-renowned educators

Our highly trained and qualified instructors ensure our students attain both the technical, practical and professional skills required to be successful in the beauty industry. Our educators are world-renowned and have worked in leading salons and spas in Australia and overseas.

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Industry Placement

Not only will we introduce you to important industry contacts at our training days, education seminars and guest speaker programs, we’ll set you up to enter the job market with tutoring in application processes, resume writing, interview preparation, presentation skills and more.

SHB50121 | CUA51020

Diploma Of Beauty Therapy & Diploma Of Screen And Media (Specialist Make-Up Services)

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Adelaide Campus, Brisbane Campus, Gold Coast Campus, Online

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LIMITED PLACES REMAINING

OUR FINAL CLASS OF 2022!

Classes commence October 4

If you want a career as a beauty therapist

Our Beauty Therapy
Diploma Is Unparalleled

At The French Beauty Academy we’re passionate about arming you with the knowledge and practical skills to not only ensure you are a world-leading therapist, but make your career dreams a reality. We’ve worked with industry and listened to your career goals to innovate a cutting-edge curriculum and a world-first, all encompassing beauty program that will give you the practical expertise, business knowledge and industry experience to equip you for the very best jobs in industry.

You will learn from the best beauty educators in industry using leading technology and products such as MAC Cosmetics, Dermalogica and ASPECT. Our Beauty Therapy Diploma is your passport to a career in a billion dollar industry across fashion, media, the creative arts, travel, and retail.

“Better Known As The Harvard Meets Chanel Of The Beauty Industry”

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Have questions?
We’re here to help. Get personalised advice from our friendly Student Advisors via phone, Live Chat or email.

Why Study At The French?

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Australia’s Number 1 Beauty Course

You’ll leave confident, and job-ready and with the world’s best beauty education. Our cutting-edge dual qualification is a world-first program, combining both beauty and entrepreneurship.

Launching Careers In A $500 Billion Dollar Global Industry

Job forecasts have identified a skills shortage of beauty therapists, with approximately only 2 beauty therapists graduating for every 5 beauty jobs available in Australia!

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Exclusive Access To Dream Jobs

With the help of our dedicated Industry Support Team and our global network of employers, we help you land your dream job across multiple beauty pathways. You’ll get opportunities to meet, impress and interview with industry’s most sought after employers who want you! 10 / 10 employers rank Frenchies as their preferred employees.

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World Leading Campuses

Our students have access to nothing but the best, including salon-inspired facilities, leading cosmeceutical products and brands (like MAC Cosmetics and Dermalogica), and the industry’s newest technologies.

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Extensive Student Support

Our Educators bring a wealth of global industry experience to the classroom – but, more than that, they bring their care and compassion. You’ll have access to pass classes, academic support and career preparation to ensure you are supported every step of the way.
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Producing Beauty Entrepreneurs For Over 30 Years

We are Australia’s most experienced education provider and continue to be at the forefront of developing new training curricula for the industry. A French qualification is the industry’s most prestigious stamp of approval.

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Our Industry Connections

We partner with the leading brands so you learn with the best in the industry

Our Brand Partners

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Our Flagship Dual Qualification

SHB50121 DIPLOMA OF BEAUTY THERAPY AND CUA51020 DIPLOMA OF SCREEN AND MEDIA (SPECIALIST MAKE-UP SERVICES)

Nationally Accredited Beauty Diploma

Our cutting-edge dual qualification is a world-first program, combining beauty and entrepreneurship. This means you will be equipped with not just practical beauty therapy skills, but business knowledge and industry experience to be ready for the very best jobs across multiple areas like spa therapy, makeup artistry and beauty business.

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN

Combining the practical skills and theoretical knowledge required to be an exceptional beauty therapist with all important business understandings, through our course you’ll gain extensive experience and become confident in:

Beauty Therapy Services

  • Lash and brow services
  • Massage and body treatments
  • Waxing
  • Skin analysis and skin science
  • Facials and advanced specialised facials
  • Manicures and pedicure services
  • Real world in-salon and industry experience

Makeup Fundamentals, Advanced Makeup Artistry and Special Effects Makeup

  • Makeup fundamentals
  • Makeup application and removal including fashion and runway makeup
  • Hair design and styling for theatre production and performances
  • Special effects makeup – *see unit guide for more information

Business Management and Understandings

  • Setting your freelance business up for success
  • Business and strategic planning
  • Developing marketing materials and social media promotion

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Ways To Study

We have designed our programs to be flexible and customisable to work in with your lifestyle and commitments. Our student advisors can help you work on an ideal study plan for you.

On Campus

  • Adelaide, Brisbane, Gold Coast
  • 12 Months
  • Face-To-Face Classes
  • Work-Integrated-Learning
  • 15 Days Student Salon Training

Flexible Online Learning

  • Adelaide, Brisbane, Gold Coast
  • 12 – 24 Months
  • Theory work completed online
  • Choose 1 or 2 Days on Campus
  • 5 days of industry experience
  • 15 days student salon training
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Want to study the business of beauty and makeup?

Fill out your details in the form below and one of our friendly Student Advisors will be in touch to get you one step closer toward your dreams.

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Career Outcomes

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9/10 French Students Secure Employment Prior to Graduation
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Industry
Salaries Start
At $60,000*

Our Recruitment program gives you access to a dedicated industry placement team working with the best employers in Australia and internationally to help you secure your preferred employment.

Starting Careers Like:

  • Makeup artist
  • Retail makeup artist
  • Beauty salon or beauty business owner
  • Spa therapist on cruise ships
  • Beauty Therapist in spas or salons locally,
  • Australia wide and overseas
  • Spa or salon manager
  • Spa therapist for international hotel chains, cruise ships and spa companies
  • Health retreat therapist
  • Freelance specialist in massage, makeup artistry, waxing and much more
  • Sales manager, assistant or brand representative in retail and wholesale
  • Operating your own salon, spa, home or mobile business.
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“From my first day at orientation I recall the feeling of nurture and care. My year at the French was unlike any other and had such a positive impact on my life. The French truly gave me the greatest gift of all, the gift of a bright future.”

FRENCH ALUMNI | Brooke Pender Dual Diploma
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This could be you in 12 months!

Course Fees & Overview

Your Investment In Your Future Starts Here

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*$31,990 with no co-payment required for students eligible for VET Student Loans.

The course fees include both the SHB50121 Diploma of Beauty Therapy & CUA51020 Diploma of Screen and Media (Specialist Make-Up Services). For students eligible for VET Student Loans, full funding for the total course fees is available. This means there are no co-payment or upfront fees required to study. Please Note: VET Student Loans will not be approved for students who do not meet eligibility requirements. A VET student loan gives rise to a HELP debt that continues to be a debt to the Commonwealth until it is repaid. For course fees visit. Enquire to learn more about financing your studies.

To learn more about government funding options click here

Admissions Criteria

The French Beauty Academy is committed to providing and promoting non-discriminatory and inclusive enrolment practices, and to ensuring that students applying for enrolment into the Dual Diploma have the required aptitude and attributes necessary to reasonably achieve the qualification. As such, all students enrolling in to the Dual Diploma – regardless of funding option – are required to meet the academic requirements:
  • Provide an Australian Year 12 Certificate; or
  • Provide evidence of successful completion of an AQF Certificate IV or higher qualification (where the language of instruction is English); OR
  • Display competence at Exit Level 3 in the Australian Core Skills Framework in both reading and numeracy through an approved Language, Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) test
If the applicant is under the age of 18 (at first census date) they must complete two VSL Parental Consent forms, (unless the student is certified as independent, in which case evidence must be provided of independence).

Campus Locations

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Meet with our friendly Student Advisors virtually or on-campus to learn about how to make your dream career a reality!
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Post interview, you'll complete an application form, along with submitting your required supporting documents.
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Once we receive your application and supporting documents, our admissions team assesses your application and eligibility for your chosen course.
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If your application is approved you'll receive an email confirming your place in your chosen course. Congratulations, you're about to join the next generation of Future Frenchies!
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AUSTRALIA’S NUMBER 1 BEAUTY COURSE

Our cutting-edge dual qualification is a world-first, nationally recognised and accredited all encompassing beauty program. You’ll leave confident and ready for the best jobs in the industry.

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PRODUCING BEAUTY ENTREPRENEURS FOR OVER 30 YEARS

As Australia’s most experienced education provider in the field, we continue to remain at the forefront of developing new training curricula for the industry. A French qualification is the industry’s most prestigious stamp of approval.

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LAUNCHING CAREERS IN A $500 BILLION DOLLAR
GLOBAL INDUSTRY

Australia currently has a skills shortage of beauty therapists, with only 1 beauty therapist graduating for every 6 beauty jobs available! Enroll today to be one of the 9/10 French students who secure employment before graduation.

SHB30221

Certificate III
in Make-Up

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Locations

Adelaide Campus, Brisbane Campus, Gold Coast Campus

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EXCITING NEW FUNDING OPTIONS AVAILABLE FOR STUDENTS

Talk to a Student Advisor today!

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SHB30221 Certificate III In Make-up Course

Does A Love Of Makeup Run Deep In Your Veins?

Do you dream of creating a life where you make others feel beautiful? Do you dream of a creative career that fills your days with art and magic? If your answer is yes, you’ve found your place with us.

Our SHB30221 Certificate III in Make-up Course referred to in industry as Certificate III in Make-up (SHB30221) is a nationally recognised qualification, introducing you to the creative world of makeup artistry. This course is your passport to make your dream job in freelance makeup, bridal, runway or editorial beauty work a reality.

Have questions?
We’re here to help. Get personalised advice from our friendly Student Advisors via phone, Live Chat or email.

Start Your Freelance Makeup Career

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Professional Student Kits

Included in the course cost, we will provide you with the tools and equipment you need to complete our SHB30221 Certificate III in Make-Up course and ensure you are set up and ready to begin your career as a successful freelance makeup artist! You will receive 2 professional student kits filled with the latest and leading products. Your makeup kit will include makeup products and tools, including an airbrush makeup kit.

World Leading Campuses

Our students have access to nothing but the best, including salon-inspired facilities, leading makeup products and brands (like MAC Cosmetics and Morphe), and the industry’s newest technologies.

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Producing Beauty & Makeup Entrepreneurs For Over 30 Years

We are Australia’s most experienced education provider and continue to be at the forefront of developing new training curricula for the industry. A French qualification is the industry’s most prestigious stamp of approval.

Our Industry Connections

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What You Will Learn

  • Airbrush makeup, highlighting, contouring & blush application
  • Makeup for bridal & marketing your freelance business
  • Highlighting & contouring
  • Colour Theory
    Makeup for black & white photography
  • Makeup for fashion, editorial and runway
  • Makeup through the ages – period & character makeup looks from 1920’s, 1960’s, 1970’s
  • Avant-Garde – high fashion to the extreme
  • Advanced eye & lip techniques including smokey eyes, cut-crease & ombre lips
  • Makeup diversity techniques
  • Advanced product knowledge
  • Responding to & developing creative briefs
  • Backstage & on set etiquette
  • Spray Tanning application & technique
  • Creating & marketing your personal brand
  • Portfolio development with a number of professional photoshoots

Career Outcomes

  • Freelance Makeup Artist
  • Bridal Makeup Artist
  • Retail counter work with leading beauty brands
  • Makeup product trainer
  • Fashion, Editorial and
  • Runway work
  • Film and Television work
  • Spray Tanning Business
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Your Student Kit

SHB30221 CERTIFICATE III IN MAKE-UP COURSE

You will receive 2 professional student kits filled with the latest and leading products. Your kits include a makeup kit, eyelash extensions kit, spray tanning kit and airbrush makeup kit;

  • Lipstick pallet
  • Blush pallet
  • Eyeshadow pallet
  • Foundation and concealer pallet
  • Professional Spray
  • Airbrush makeup compressor and products
  • Brush kit
  • Hair Clip
  • Strip lashes
  • Tweezers
  • Lash glue
  • Hand Towel
  • Pencil Sharpener
  • Scissors

You will also receive two sessions with a professional photographer, who will photograph your work for your portfolio.

Study Mode And Delivery

Flexible Online Learning

  • Adelaide, Brisbane, Gold Coast
  • 10 Months
  • Face-To-Face Classes
  • 1 Evening Per Week
  • 5pm-9pm
  • Work-Integrated-Learning

Ways To Study

Flexible Online Learning

  • Adelaide, Brisbane, Gold Coast
  • 10 Months
  • Face-To-Face Classes
  • 1 Evening Per Week
  • 5pm-9pm
  • Work-Integrated-Learning
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WANT TO STUDY AT THE FRENCH?

Whether you’re almost ready to apply or simply have a question about our courses, tuition fees, or anything else, fill out your details in the form below and one of our friendly Student Advisors will be in touch.

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Course Fees & Overview

Your Investment In Your Future Starts Here

Course FeeZeefi Loans ApprovedNationally AccreditedPayment Plans AvailableKit & Uniform
$6,990YesYesYesIncluded

If you are not eligible for government funding, students are able to borrow partial or full funding for this course from a number of private providers – or our recommended partnered provider Zeefi (formerly Study Loans) – with extended loan periods of up to 48 months. The French also offer an interest free payment plan, PaySmart, via direct debit from your nominated bank account.

Students who privately pay for their Certificate course must pay a deposit to secure their placement.

Admissions Criteria

The French Beauty Academy is committed to providing and promoting non-discriminatory and inclusive enrolment practices. All students enrolling in to the Certificate III – regardless of funding or payment option – are required to:

  • Provide a Driver’s License or other form of government issued identification; and
  • Pay a deposit to secure a place in the course;

If the applicant is under the age of 18 they must complete the Parental Terms and Conditions Agreement here

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Meet with our friendly Student Advisors virtually or on-campus to learn about how to make your dream career a reality!
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Submit Your
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Post interview, you'll complete an application form, along with submitting your required supporting documents.
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Once we receive your application and supporting documents, our admissions team assesses your application and eligibility for your chosen course.
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Once Approved, Your
Enrolment is confirmed
If your application is approved you'll receive an email confirming your place in your chosen course. Congratulations, you're about to join the next generation of Future Frenchies!
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