SACE Certificate III
in Beauty Services (SHB30121)



This program is combination of Makeup & Beauty, designed to teach a variety of services required for a home salon or to work in a hairdressing/beauty salon or spa. There’s a strong focus on Makeup, covering the fundamentals to provide event makeup services like Photographic & Bridal Makeup. This course includes a Professional Photoshoot.

Adding Beauty services that complement Makeup is a great way to maximize & diversify your income as most beauty services are needed year-round, so can fill up appointments during the week and build clientele. During the program you will learn Lash Extensions, Lash & Brow Tinting, Brow Shaping, Waxing Services, Spray Tanning and Manicure & Pedicure Services.


*RPL is assessed at enrolment and is calculated on each person’s previous experience and qualifications.

Salon Placement

To fulfil the requirements of the qualification, students are required to complete a variety of services in our Student Salon at the Academy. This needs to be on variety of clients to demonstrate and apply the practical skills and knowledge and complete the assessment requirements. Students will be able “Book In” to the students salon once confident to complete the assessment. This done at the each students own pace.


Course Intake 


Month July
Day Fridays (2 Semester) (Catholic & Independent School Students Only)
Times 9am to 3pm
Commences 26/07/2024


Month July
Nights Mondays (available to all SACE Students)
Times 4:00pm to 8:30pm
Commences 22/07/2024

Mode of Delivery

Our programs are delivered face to face at the Media Makeup Academy. Throughout the program, students will work with our highly skilled trainers to observe trainer demonstrations, practice their skills and recieve one on one feedback, gather hints and tips about working in the industry, and reviewing the latest trends.

Learners will also be required to complete practical, hands on experience in the Media Makeup Store and/or Salon.


Units of Competency

Core Units
  • SHBBBOS007 Apply Cosmetic Tanning Products
  • SHBBCCS005 Advise on beauty products and services

    SHBBFAS004 Provide Lash & Brow Services

  • SHBBHRS010 Provide Waxing Services
  • SHBBMUP009 Design and Apply Make-up
  • SHBBNLS007 Provide manicure and pedicure services
  • SHBBNLS011 Use electric file equipment for nail service
  • SHBBRES003 Research and apply beauty industry information
  • SHBXCCS007 Conduct salon financial transactions
  • SHBXCCS008 Provide salon services to clients
  • SHBXIND003 Comply with organizational requirements within

    a personal services environment

  • SHBXWHS003 Apply safe hygiene, health and work practices
  • SIRXOSM002 Maintain ethical and professional standards

    when using social media and online platforms

  • SIRXSLS001 Sell to the retail customer


Elective Units
    • SHBBINF002 Maintain infection control standards
    • SHBBMUP011 Design and apply remedial camouflage make-up
    • SHBBMUP008 Apply eyelash extensions
    • SIRXOSM003 Use social media and online tools


Available for students enrolled in High School only


Pre-Requisite Required: SHB20121 Certificate II in Retail Cosmetics

Incidental Expenses

$1000.00 – for Makeup kit & Beauty Kit
(if not previously purchased through another course)

Course Fees


RTO Number: 2316


Flexible payment options available through our finance partner for “study now pay later” option. Full course fee and Incidentals can be financed in manageable instalments. Contact us today for more information.

RPL Discounts apply for students who have previously qualifications  – Please enquire for pricing

*Weekly Payment plan available or payment can be in made in two payments of $1500 per semester  

To apply please complete application form and send with current resume to