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SHB50216 | DIPLOMA OF SALON MANAGEMENT (HAIR AND BEAUTY)

Fast Track Your Career And Become A Hair Or Beauty Clinic Manager

Delivered entirely online through our world-class educational platform, Virtual Beauty, The French Beauty Academy’s cutting-edge SHB50216 Diploma of Salon Management is Australia’s premier hair & beauty management qualification for the hair and beauty industries.

The course is designed for those wanting to pursue a career in hair and beauty management. You’ll graduate entirely equipped to work as a Salon and Clinic Manager in hair or beauty, or successfully own a beauty franchise.

With expanding opportunities in industry for women to lead thriving multinational companies, beauty business management has emerged as a new frontier for success, and the SHB50216 Diploma of Salon Management has been innovated with industry with a core focus and passion to advance women into leadership, empower women for these opportunities, and develop the future female leaders of industry.

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Why Study SHB50216 Diploma Of Salon Management (Hair And Beauty)

This course will immerse you in the fundamentals of business, people management, leadership and marketing and promotion. Whether you have no prior beauty qualifications and are inspired to lead teams, grow businesses and seek to secure a leadership position within a creative industry, or you are an industry professional, apprentice or recent graduates of a beauty, hair or aesthetics course and want to fast track your career and move into management positions, this course will help make your management dreams a reality.

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ADD OUR LASER HAIR REDUCTION SPECIALISATION!

Attain a licence to deliver Laser Hair Reduction services with your Salon Management course

We also offer our SHB50216 Diploma Of Salon Management with an option of completing speciality training in Laser Hair Reduction – exclusively for those who have completed a SHB50121 Diploma of Beauty Therapy who want to effectively and safely manage laser clinics and teams.

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WHY STUDY AT THE FRENCH

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Fast track your career with Australia’s premier hair & beauty management qualification…

You will be immersed in the business principles necessary to grow salon revenue, increase client retention, motivate and inspire staff and strategically develop a thriving business. With subjects dedicated to People and Culture, Marketing and Promotions as well as Leadership and Entrepreneurship, graduates become highly qualified within industry for management roles in luxury spas, beauty and hair salons, and medi clinics.

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Increase your earning potential

Those in management positions in spas, salons and clinics are often incentivised and remunerated based on their success in driving the performance of the business and teams. From understanding how to manage a franchise to hiring and driving performance from staff and understanding and implementing strategic business decisions, this qualification will ensure you have a comprehensive ability to step into any beauty or hair management role – which often would take years to achieve through on the job training.

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Study your way, anytime, anywhere

Delivered through our world-class educational platform, Virtual Beauty, the SHB50216 Diploma of Salon Management is completed entirely online. This means you can study no matter where you live in Australia and what your current commitments are, allowing you to achieve your dreams even if you are in a regional or remote area!

You’ll work through the interactive course content delivered by our hair and beauty educators at your own pace and from the comfort of your own home. You’ll join fellow Frenchies in a series of online networking workshops, collaborative sessions, and industry presentations, available exclusively to French Students.

You’ll be in demand for the Industry’s skills gap…

As some of the world’s fastest growing industries, the $700 billion dollar global hair and beauty industries continue to thrive as few of the industries where skills and human touch can not be replaced by technology. With the rise of a new wave of beauty clinics, hair salons, medi-spas, beauty franchises and unique specialty boutique services including barbers, eyelashes, nails and tanning, the need for trained clinic and salon managers has grown exponentially.

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Exclusive access to dream jobs

With the help of our dedicated Industry Engagement Team and our global network of employers, we help you land your dream job across multiple beauty and hair pathways. You’ll get opportunities to meet, impress and interview with industry’s most sought after employers who want you!

Exclusive student support

Studying online doesn’t mean you are on your own! Through our online educational platform, Virtual Beauty, you will have access to your very own 1:1 Management coach, supporting and motivating you through your course. You’ll be able to network with and collaborate with your peers, access academic support and hear from a range of guest speakers on their areas of expertise – all part of the French educational experience to ensure you are supported every step of the way.
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What You Will learn

Training and Development

  • Manage personal work priorities and professional development
  • Provide work skill instruction
  • Manage people performance

People And Culture

  • Strategic direction of people and culture
  • HR requirements of successful people management

Marketing & Promotion

  • Tactics and strategies to market and drive revenue
  • Strategic development of a marketing plan
  • New and emerging promotional trends
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Dedication To People & Planet

  • Manage workplace health and safety
  • Manage the impact on the health of the business on our planet
  • Opportunities and points of difference in workplace safety, hygiene and sustainability

Leadership And Empowerment

  • Management Internship. In a beauty clinic or hair salon of their choice, students will complete a management internship where they will develop their leadership qualities in a real working environment and implement motivational tools, incentives and learn how to empower staff.
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Study Mode And Delivery

Flexible Online Learning

  • National Online Program
  • 6 - 12 Months
  • Self Paced Online
  • 6 Day Industry Internship

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Our Industry Connections

We partner with the best in the industry

Our Brand Partners

Who You Will Learn From

You’ll learn from the very best. Our highly experienced Educators and management coaches have worked in industry for world leading brands and have been instrumental in the success of many thriving beauty and hair businesses. Along with their passion to inspire and develop the future females of our industries, they bring their real world experience in leadership, people management and their secrets in driving the success of beauty and hair companies to the virtual classroom.

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Nicole Wingfield
Business Development Manager
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Nicole Wingfield
Business Development Manager
  • Graduate Certificate in Business Administration and Diploma of Beauty Therapy
  • 21 years of experience in sales strategy and organisational leadership
  • 11 years experience in Beauty Therapy and management of Spas and Medi-clinics
  • Dedication to leading successful teams and motivating individuals to perform at their highest potential
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Renee Sheane-Smith
Program Manager
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Renee Sheane-Smith
Program Manager
  • Diploma of Salon Management, Diploma of Beauty Therapy, Vocational Graduate Certificate in Dermal Therapies, Graduate Diploma of Dermal Therapies, ITEC Diploma in Beauty Services, ITEC Diploma in Microdermabrasion, Graduate Certificate in IPL and Laser Hair Removal, Certificate IV Workplace Training & Assessment
  • Dermal & Laser Technician / Advanced Educator
  • 15 years of experience in education and training
  • Extensive industry experience in 5 star destination Spas, Salons, Medispas and Laser
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Angela Clifft-Mcnae
Head Of Beauty
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Angela Clifft-Mcnae
Head Of Beauty
  • 26 years in adult education and training
  • 25 years of experience in Beauty Therapy
  • More than 29 years of management experience in organisational leadership, and relationship building with clients and team members
  • A dedication to vocational education and training. A proven desire to share knowledge and skills with others. Bachelor of Arts in Communication / Diploma of Health Science (Beauty Therapy) / Diploma of Beauty Therapy.
  • Worked with Ella Bache and Pure Indulgence Salons in Brisbane and on the Gold Coast. Has enjoyed using and recommending Ella Bache, Thalgo, DMK, Dermalogica, Algologie, Aspect and more
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Whether you’re almost ready to apply or simply have a question about this course, 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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Career Outcomes

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8/10 French Students Secure Employment Prior To Graduation

We’re serious about creating meaningful careers and getting you the job of your dreams. We make it our mission to ensure you’re connected to the best jobs in this billion dollar industry.

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.

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Through our Salon Management program, students can establish successful careers as:

  • Spa or salon manager
  • Medi-spa manager
  • Spa or clinic owner
  • Hair Salon Owner
  • Hair salon manager
  • Beauty or Hair Franchisee

With starting salaries beginning at $65,000 per annum plus incentives this course sets you up to advance your career and help maximise your earning potential. Those in management positions in spas and clinics are often incentivised and remunerated based on their success in driving the performance of the business and teams.

Graduation

Course Fees & Overview

Your Investment In Your Future Starts Here

Course FeeVET STUDENT LOAN APPROVEDCO PAYMENT REQUIREDNATIONALLY ACCREDITED
$10,900YesNo, for students eligible for VET Student Loans Yes
*$10,800 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).

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SHB50115 | CUA51020

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

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Adelaide Campus, Brisbane Campus, Gold Coast Campus, Online

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

As one of Australia’s largest private training organisations, The French Beauty Academy is focused on delivering true innovation in the beauty training and education industry. Available for students who can choose either face to face on-campus, online or flexible study, students from all over the Gold Coast can enrol in our dual diploma to join the renowned Frenchies’ community.

Interested in learning more about our flagship Dual Diploma program delivering practical experience and theoretical knowledge in beauty therapies and makeup for screen and media? Read on.

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Flagship Program In Beauty Therapies and Beauty for Screen and Media

Once enrolled, our Gold Coast students will learn everything about beauty therapy, from skin biology, nutrition, anatomy and physiology, waxing and massage, where they will be able to practise their skills on on real-life clients. As The French Beauty Academy graduate network is recognised as some of the leading beauty professionals both nationally and worldwide, every student in-take is trained to the industry-level standards provided by our instructors, mentors, and industry partners.

With exclusive opportunities to learn from and be guided by leading luxury brands and service providers including Vogue Australia and Jocelyn Petroni (beauty artisan and official manicurist for Chanel Australia), every student can kick start their career by training alongside working professionals.

French’s Gold Coast SHB50121 Diploma Of Beauty Therapy And CUA51020 Diploma Of Screen And Media

Interested in learning specialist makeup services for media, film and television? This dual diploma program is the premier qualification for those aspiring to a career within the beauty industry who want to expand their employment and career opportunities. With the program offered in flexible study modes to suit all students for either face to face in-class or online learning the programs ensure students gain the essential learning requirements for the industry including a grounding in the underlying sciences, practical skills, and techniques.

By combining these two unique arts, students will be qualified to work in:

  • Fashion, film theatre, media and photography
  • Spas, salons, wellness clinics
  • Medispas and clinics
  • Specialist make-up services including Fantasy, Character, and Special Effects
  • Salon management, freelancing careers, and business ownership
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Why The French Beauty Academy Is
Australia’s Premiere Provider

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 guidance of the best educators, our students in our Gold Coast campus flourish and are highly sought after by all the major industry recruiters and companies.

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The #1 Screen and Media – Specialisation in Makeup Services Course

Located at the heart of our headquarters, The French has been offering the SHB50121 Diploma of Beauty Therapy to students from the Gold Coast for almost 30 years. Passionate about making a difference and providing students with the skills and guidance to create meaningful careers, our academy offers a unique training environment and access to the highest quality teaching staff.

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A World-Leading Campus

Our Gold Coast diploma courses are approved for VET Student Loan help for both online and in-person program delivery. If you’re interested in enrolling in a program at The French please contact admissions@thefrench.edu.au or call to speak with one of our friendly Student Advisors

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Student Support That Goes Beyond

While on campus every student learns with cutting edge technology, equipment, and supplies needed to accelerate their learning and their career.

Career Dreams Unlocked

Access to our international French Luminaries provides students with exclusive group mentorship opportunities, advice on career advancement, and networking with some of the industry’s leading beauty therapists and industry professionals. For students interested in freelancing, joining a salon or spa, or breaking into the makeup, screen, and film industries, we have a dedicated industry connection team exclusive to French Academy students to secure access to their dream job.

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Creating Entrepreneurs in Beauty for over 30 years

Our beauty therapy diploma (first developed over 35 years ago from our Gold Coast campus) is designed to give students the theoretical knowledge and hands-on skills needed to fully understand and practice their trade. Our current course curriculum will allow students to specialise in:

  • Skin Analysis and Skin Science including Facials and Advanced Facials
  • Training in Lash and Brow Services
  • Basic Massage Services and Body Treatments
  • Waxing
  • Manicures and Pedicures
  • Face Charting
  • Contouring, Day and Evening Makeup
  • Runway and Specialised Makeup including Fantasy and Character makeup for theatre and film
  • Business Planning, Finances, and Marketing for upcoming entrepreneurs
  • Real-world in-salon and industry experience to ensure hands-on, practical training

Learn From Industry Experts

Our educators are some of the best in the business, some of which were handpicked by the National Skills Council for Beauty, to develop the postgraduate curriculum for the Australian beauty industry. What this means for our students is that they are given the opportunity to learn and be mentored by the leading minds in industry. Through our innovative Service Excellence Program we are able to mentor and develop the skills of our students to differentiate them from other beauty graduates, and align their personal attributes to the qualities that leading industry employers are seeking in new recruits.

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Ways To Study

On Campus

  • Gold Coast Campus
  • 12-month duration
  • Face-to-face classes
  • 3 days a week on campus
  • 9am - 4:30pm
  • Work-Integrated-Learning
  • 15 Days Student Salon Training

Flexible Online Learning

  • Gold Coast Campus
  • 12 – 24 month duration
  • Theory work completed online
  • 1 or 2 Days on Campus
  • 5 days of industry experience
  • 15 days student salon training
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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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Course Fees & Overview

Your Investment In Your Future Starts Here

Course FeeVET STUDENT LOAN APPROVEDCO PAYMENT REQUIREDNATIONALLY ACCREDITEDKIT & UNIFORM
$31,990YesNo, for students eligible for VET Student Loans YesIncluded
*$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).

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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

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.

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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.

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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!

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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 [Links to .edu.au/the-french-luminaries], exclusive to students of The French.

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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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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
$31,990YesNo, 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!
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2
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Book an Interview
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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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Your Application
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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!

SHB50121 | CUA51020

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

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Locations

Brisbane Campus

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

Study A Beauty Therapy Diploma At The French Brisbane

Brisbane CBD Campus

Study at Australia’s most premier beauty academy in the heart of Brisbane’s CBD. Designed with both luxury and functionality in mind, our students have nothing but the best. From leading technology to leading brand partners like MAC Makeup and Dermalogica. Be inspired by our state-of-the-art classrooms, comforting study nooks, and beautiful student kitchen and lounge areas that overlooks the vibrant city.

Harness Your Potential & Discover Your Passion With Our Screen And Media Specialist Makeup Services Course

Brisbane’s Leading
Beauty Diploma

Only at The French Beauty Academy will you find a cutting-edge curriculum that is world-first and unparalleled. With a 9/10 students securing employment before graduation rate, our nationally recognised and accredited SHB50121 Diploma of Beauty Therapy & CUA51020 Screen And Media (Specialist Make-Up Services) is Australia’s number 1 beauty course.

We’ve listened to your career goals and engaged industry professionals to give you the knowledge, skills and experience required to land the very best jobs in the industry. Our Dual Diploma will pave the way for your career in the fast growing billion-dollar industry. Learn from the best in beauty education and learn to use the latest in leading technology, with products such as MAC Cosmetics, Dermalogica and ASPECT. Harness your potential, discover your passion, and turn your love for beauty into a successful career across beauty, fashion, creative arts, travel and retail.

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

Why Study A Beauty Diploma At The French?

The French Beauty Academy has been producing the best beauty therapists, makeup artists and beauty entrepreneurs for over 30 years. Our Educators are world-class with years of diverse experience and knowledge in industry. Major industry recruiters and companies recruit directly from The French, where 9/10 students secure employment before graduation.

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The #1 Screen and Media – Specialisation in Makeup Services Course

Our all encompassing world-first nationally recognised and accredited Dual Diploma provides you not only with the best education in beauty therapy and business but you’ll discover your inner creative artist through makeup. From fashion and runway to special effects for movies and theatres, you’ll be equipped to work across industry’s best and most diverse beauty jobs.

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A World-Leading Campus

Our Brisbane campus is completely state-of-the-art. Designed to not only inspire our students but to allow them to feel that the campus is their ‘home away from home’. Student favourites include our two stand-out glass wall make-up rooms, a mesmerising nail room that features a breathtaking floral art roof, cosy study nooks, comfortable lounge areas and large kitchen that overlooks the beautiful Bisbane city. Students are not only surrounded by luxury design, but with leading technology and brands such as MAC makeup, Dermalogica and ASPECT.

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Student Support That Goes Beyond

At The French we take incredible pride in our teaching philosophy, that is – knowledge is power. We know that through the power of education we have the privilege to transform lives. Our expert and award-winning educators not only bring years of experience and knowledge into the classrooms, but compassion, kindness, and a nurturing hands-on approach to always going above and beyond for each student. We are proud to have the most experienced, approachable and professional leaders pave the way for our students. Every step of the way, students have access to pass classes, academic support and career preparation.

Career Dreams Unlocked

Land your dream job across multiple pathways that stem from our flagship dual diploma in screen and media and beauty therapy course. Our Industry Support Team is dedicated to providing you with exclusive access to our global network of employers. You will have opportunities to meet and interview with some of the beauty therapy industry’s most sought after employers. Did you know that over 90% of our beauty diploma students at The French secure employment before they graduate.

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Creating Entrepreneurs in Beauty for over 30 years

When you graduate from The French, you begin your career with the best education. A qualification gained at The French is the industry’s most prestigious stamp of approval. We continue to raise the bar in beauty education standards, we continue at the forefront of developing new training curriculum and we continue to be the leaders in avant-garde learning and student experience.

Our Partners

We partner with 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

You will learn all the practical skills to become a leading beauty therapist with all important business and marketing units to advance you into an educated entrepreneur. You will be trained and become confident in:

  • Lash and Brow Services
  • Massage and Body treatments
  • Waxing
  • Skin Analysis and Skin Science
  • Facials and Advanced Facials
  • Manicures and Pedicures
  • Face Charting
  • Day and Evening Makeup
  • Contouring
  • Runway and Specialised Makeup including fantasy and character makeup
  • Business Planning, Finances and Marketing
  • Real world in-salon and industry experience
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Ways To Study Our Brisbane Beauty Diploma

On Campus

  • Brisbane campus
  • 12-month duration
  • Face-to-face classes
  • 3 days a week on campus
  • 15 Days Student Salon Training

Flexible Online Learning

  • Brand New Brisbane Campus
  • 12 – 24 month duration
  • Theory work completed online
  • 1 – 4 days on campus
  • 5 days of industry experience
  • 15 days student salon training
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Want To Study At Brisbane’s Most Amazing Beauty Academy?

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.

Step 1 of 3

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:

  • 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.
*Average Beauty Therapist salary in Australia from Talent.com, Indeed.com and Salaryexplorer.com
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“The education was incredible, the teachers would take the time to help you understand all the technical aspects of the treatments so I felt confident to perform treatments out In the industry.”
Christie Cameron, Senior Skin Specialist Sskin & French Alumni

THIS COULD BE YOU
IN 12 MONTHS!

Course Fees & Overview

Your Investment In Your Future Starts Here

Course FeeVET STUDENT LOAN APPROVEDCO PAYMENT REQUIREDNATIONALLY ACCREDITEDKIT & UNIFORM
$31,990YesNo, for students eligible for VET Student LoansYesIncluded
*$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).

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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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Your Application
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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!

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

 

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

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”

Editor-In-Chief
Edwina Mccann
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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

Step Inside The French

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

On Campus

  • Adelaide, Brisbane, Gold Coast
  • 12 Months
  • Face-To-Face Classes
  • 3 Days Per Week
  • 9am-4.30pm
  • 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 & 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.

Step 1 of 3

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.
*Average Beauty Therapist salary in Australia from Talent.com, Indeed.com and Salaryexplorer.com
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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
Graduation
This could be you in 12 months!

Course Fees & Overview

Your Investment In Your Future Starts Here

Course FeeVET STUDENT LOAN APPROVEDCO PAYMENT REQUIREDNATIONALLY ACCREDITEDKIT & UNIFORM
$31,990YesNo, for students eligible for VET Student LoansYesIncluded
*$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

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!
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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.

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Diploma of Beauty Therapy & Diploma of Screen and Media Adelaide (Specialist Make-Up Services)

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Adelaide Campus

Study A Beauty Therapy Diploma At The French Adelaide

Adelaide Campus – Now open!

We are renowned for designing world-leading learning environments with a Harvard-meets-Chanel feel that both educates and inspires. Our state of the art Rundle Mall Plaza campus in Adelaide is no different. Think luxury makeup store classrooms, bistro-inspired student eateries and private enclaves that feel more like a booth luxury hotel bar than a study nook.

“Better Known As The Harvard Meets Chanel Of The Beauty Industry”
Editor-In-Chief
Edwina Mccann
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Embrace your dream career with our screen and Media specialist makeup services course

Adelaide’s Leading Beauty Diploma

At The French Beauty Academy we are passionate about turning your career dreams into a reality. We’ve listened to your career goals and engaged industry professionals, to create a cutting-edge curriculum that is world-first and unparalleled. Our SHB50121 Diploma of Beauty Therapy is a nationally recognised and accredited all-encompassing screen and media program. It will equip you with the knowledge, skills and experience required to land the very best jobs in the industry.

Our Dual Diploma will pave the way for your career in a billion-dollar industry. Learn from the best in beauty education and learn to use the latest in leading technology, with products such as MAC Cosmetics, Dermalogica and ASPECT. Harness your potential, embrace your career goals and work across fashion, media, the creative arts, travel, and retail.

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

Why Study A Beauty Diploma 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 guidance of the best educators, our students in our Adelaide campus flourish and are highly sought after by all the major industry recruiters and companies.
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The #1 Screen and Media – Specialisation in Makeup Services Course

Our Diploma of Beauty Therapy is a world-first, nationally recognised and accredited all encompassing beauty program. Equip yourself for the very best jobs in the beauty industry and work across media, fashion, the creative arts, travel, and retail. Our Dual Diploma provides you with the practical expertise, business knowledge and industry experience required to launch your career in this billion dollar industry. Harness your potential and bring your career dreams to life at our beautiful new state-of-the-art campus in Adelaide.

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A World-Leading Campus

Our campuses reflect our commitment to being the world’s premier beauty academy. In our quest to provide cutting edge education, we have ensured no detail is overlooked. Equipped with the latest in training equipment and stocked with leading luxury brands, our facilities are unparalleled and unrivaled in education history.

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Student Support That Goes Beyond

Our teaching philosophy is entrenched in the understanding that knowledge is power. Through education, we harness this collective power to inspire minds and transform lives. Our expert Educators are award-winning, bringing with them a wealth of global industry experience to the classroom. Friendly, approachable and professional, our Educators always take a hands-on approach to help students in their studies and go beyond to help students overcome their own personal challenges. Every step of the way, students have access to pass classes, academic support and career preparation.

Career Dreams Unlocked

Land your dream job across multiple pathways that stem from our flagship dual diploma in screen and media and beauty therapy course. Our Industry Support Team is dedicated to providing you with exclusive access to our global network of employers. You will have opportunities to meet and interview with some of the beauty therapy industry’s most sought after employers. Did you know that over 90% of our beauty diploma students at The French secure employment before they graduate?

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Creating Entrepreneurs in Beauty for over 30 years

As Australia’s leading education provider in the field, we continue to remain at the forefront of developing new training curricula for the industry, particularly for those looking for a beauty and makeup qualification with our flagship dual diploma in screen and media and beauty therapy. We always work to raise the bar in beauty education, across training, equipment and technology. A qualification gained at The French is the industry’s most prestigious stamp of approval.

Our Partners

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

Our Brand Partners

Step Inside The French

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:

  • Lash and Brow Services
  • Massage and Body treatments
  • Waxing
  • Skin Analysis and Skin Science
  • Facials and Advanced Facials
  • Manicures and Pedicures
  • Face Charting
  • Day and Evening Makeup
  • Contouring
  • Runway and Specialised Makeup including fantasy and character makeup
  • Business Planning, Finances and Marketing
  • Real world in-salon and industry experience
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WAYS TO STUDY OUR ADELAIDE BEAUTY DIPLOMA​

On Campus

  • Brand New Adelaide Campus
  • 12-Month Duration
  • Face-To-Face Classes
  • 3 Days Per Week
  • 9am - 4:30pm
  • Work-Integrated-Learning
  • 15 Days Student Salon Training

Flexible Online Learning

  • Brand New Adelaide Campus
  • 12 – 24 Month Duration
  • Theory Work Completed Online
  • 1 or 2 Days on Campus
  • 5 Days of Industry Experience
  • 15 Days Student Salon Training
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WANT TO STUDY AT ADELAIDE’S MOST AMAZING BEAUTY ACADEMY?

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.

Step 1 of 3

Career Outcomes

Diploma Carreers Icon1
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 $50,000
and include 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.
*Average Beauty Therapist salary in Australia from Talent.com, Indeed.com and Salaryexplorer.com
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“The education was incredible, the teachers would take the time to help you understand all the technical aspects of the treatments so I felt confident to perform treatments out In the industry.”

FRENCH ALUMNI | Christie Cameron Senior Skin Specialist – Skin
Graduation
This could be you in 12 months!

Course Fees & Overview

Your Investment In Your Future Starts Here

Course FeeVET STUDENT LOAN APPROVEDCO PAYMENT REQUIREDNATIONALLY ACCREDITEDKIT & UNIFORM
$31,990YesNo, for students eligible for VET Student LoansYesIncluded
*$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).

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How to become a FRENCHIE!
The steps to take on your journey toward your dream career
1
2
3
4
Hico Frenchie 1 Animated
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!
Hico Frenchie 2 Animated
Submit Your
Application
Post interview, you'll complete an application form, along with submitting your required supporting documents.
Hico Frenchie 3 Animated
Your Application
is Reviewed
Once we receive your application and supporting documents, our admissions team assesses your application and eligibility for your chosen course.
Hico Frenchie 4 Animated
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!

SHB50216

Diploma of Salon Management (With Laser)

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Gold Coast Campus, Online

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Shb50216 Diploma of Salon Management with Open Use Licence in Laser Hair Reduction

Graduates will be equipped for senior management roles in luxury spas, beauty and hair salons, laser or medi clinics and licensed to deliver Laser Hair Reduction services.

The French Beauty Academy’s cutting-edge SHB50216 Diploma of Salon Management is designed for salon (both beauty and hair) industry professionals and recent graduates of beauty, hair and aesthetics courses who want to stand out and build a successful career in management and emerging industry services.

Delivered as a blend of both face-to-face learning at our Robina Laser Clinic and at home study through our world-class educational platform Virtual Beauty and integrated with the highest level of practical training and in clinic experience – this program will elevate any beauty therapy candidate in the eyes of employers, fast track their beauty career and largely expand their job opportunities.

This qualification is your passport to work as a Salon Manager, Laser Hair Technician, or successfully own a beauty franchise.

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What You Will Learn

  • Training and Development
    • Manage personal work priorities and professional development
    • Provide work skill instruction
    • Manage people performance
  • People And Culture
    • Strategic direction of people and culture
    • HR requirements of successful people management
  • Marketing & Promotion
    • Tactics and strategies to market and drive revenue
    • Strategic development of a marketing plan
    • New and emerging promotional trends
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  • Marketing & Promotion
    • Tactics and strategies to market and drive revenue
    • Strategic development of a marketing plan
    • New and emerging promotional trends
  • Dedication To People And Planet
    • Manage workplace health and safety
    • Manage the impact on the health of the business on our planet
    • Opportunities and points of difference in workplace safety, hygiene and sustainability
  • Leadership And Empowerment
    • Management Internship. In a clinic or beauty salon of their choice, students will complete a management internship where they will develop their leadership qualities in a real working environment and implement motivational tools, incentives and learn how to empower staff.
  • Specialisation in Laser Hair Reduction
    • You’ll gain the confidence and licenses required to safely deliver Laser Hair Reduction treatments and effectively and safely manage laser clinics and teams.
    • Practical laser hair reduction hours (minimum 9 days)
    • Full Laser Hair Reduction Licence from Queensland Radiation and Health (additional $165.50 fee per student)
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Build On Your Qualifications To Be Employable For The Industry’s Skills Gap…

FAST TRACK YOUR CAREER

As one of the world’s fastest growing industries, the $500 billion dollar global beauty sector continues to thrive as one of the few industries where skills and human touch can not be replaced by technology. With the rise of a new wave of beauty clinics, medi-spas, laser services, beauty franchises and unique speciality boutique services including barbers, eyelashes, nails and tanning, the need for trained clinic and spa managers has grown exponentially.

Obtaining a management qualification and further expert skills with your certification in laser hair reduction ensures you are confident to step into management or laser positions, allowing you to fast-tracking your career and on the job training.

Designed For The
Future Of Beauty

By completing the speciality in Laser Hair Reduction option students will open new job opportunities in the medi-spa and laser clinic space – one of the industry’s fastest growing demand areas.

The speciality option of a Laser Hair Reduction USE License, arms students with their Laser Hair Reduction License and with the knowledge and skills to understand radiation health practices and safety requirements in a clinic context – vital for any salon manager.

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Increase Your Earning Potential

If you are motivated and inspired by increasing your earning capacity and fast tracking your career success, then this course sets you up to advance your career and help maximise your earning potential. Those in management positions in spas and clinics are often incentivised and remunerated based on their success in driving the performance of the business and teams.

From understanding how to manage a franchise to hiring and driving performance from staff and understanding and implementing strategic business decisions this qualification will ensure you have a comprehensive ability to step into any beauty management role – which often would take years to achieve through on the job training.

Partnered With Industry For Job Opportunities

At The French, we are passionate about providing world-class beauty education and training to our students, connecting them with industry’s best and brightest and providing global employment outcomes. The French partners with leading Industry clinics and has partnership agreements that support the practical training and in salon experience of our students throughout the course, with the intention by the partner to offer employment to the student upon graduation.

The French Luminary Program – students will have access to our industry first – French Luminary program – a series of incredible beauty entrepreneurs and leaders in our industry that impart their wisdom and teach classes to ensure our student’s education is highly relevant. This is included as part of this qualification.

COURSE CAREER OUTCOMES

We’re serious about creating meaningful careers and getting you the job of your dreams. We make it our mission to ensure you’re connected to the best jobs in this billion dollar industry.

We celebrate the fact that many of our students gain employment by graduation. Through our Salon Management program, students can establish careers as…

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ONLY AT THE FRENCH WILL YOU HAVE ACCESS TO…

VIRTUAL BEAUTY

Only at The French Beauty Academy will you experience our Virtual Beauty classrooms!
Our virtual classrooms are run just like on campus classes. You’ll join your fellow Frenchies and educators for your theory lessons from the comfort of your home.

In this integrated style of learning you’ll complete and participate in presentations, workshops, collaborative work and assessments as you progress through your course content.

The virtual learning experience grants you access to the best education, with world class educators behind you every step of the way and the support, friendship and magic of the Frenchie’s sisterhood.

THE FRENCH LUMINARIES

Only at The French will you learn incredible insights first hand from the beauty trail blazers.

How does it sound to learn from the most incredible beauty entrepreneurs and leaders in our industry? Our French Luminary Program brings together the brightest minds and experts in our industry to share their wisdom and insights with you. This is just one of the amazing career advantages and networking opportunities exclusive for French students.

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COURSE STRUCTURE AND STUDY LOAD

Ways To Study

FLEXIBLE ONLINE LEARNING

  • French Virtual Online Campus, Gold Coast Campus
  • 6 - 12 Months
  • Self Paced Theory Online, Face-to-Face Classes
  • 9 Days On Campus
  • 5 Days Industry Internship

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 Approved Co Payment RequiredNationally AccreditedUniform
$14,400YesNo, for students eligible for VET Student LoansYesIncluded

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.

Haven’t Completed A Diploma Of Beauty Therapy?
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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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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