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Ensure your beauty skills are on-trend!

Enrol now in our new accredited short courses in Eyelash Extensions, Hot Stone Therapy Massage, Intimate Waxing Services, Manicure and Pedicure, Cosmetic Tanning Products or Makeup application.

  • Eyelash Extensions - This course teaches students lash grafting techniques. The course covers the application and theory of these treatments and allows students to carry out their treatments to a professional standard
  • Hot Stone Therapy Massage - This course teaches students the skills and knowledge required to provide full body massages with hot and cold stones
  • Intimate Waxing services - This course teaches students how to confidently perform intimate waxing treatments
  • Manicure and Pedicure - This course teaches  how to design and perform a Buff, Shape & Polish, and the Classic Manicure  & Pedicure
  • Cosmetic Tanning Products -This course teaches how to consult with clients about tanning products and colour choice, select products and equipment to prepare the skin and apply tanning products using a spray tanning gun
  • Design and Apply Makeup/Design and Apply Makeup for Photography - This course teaches the latest techniques in designing and applying makeup


Cairns, Townsville (Pimlico)

Key dates and info


Part time: 2 days / Cosmetic Tanning - Up to 8 hours per day, 3 days / Eyelash Extension - up to 8 hours per day, 3 days / Manicure/Pedicure - up to 8 hours per day

Course details


  • Full Fee $329

Cost details

1300 656 959

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Key dates

Cairns 16 Nov 2017 Part time / Eyelash Extension - up to 8 hours per day Classroom
Part time / Cosmetic Tanning - Up to 8 hours per day Classroom
Part time / Waxing - up to 8 hours per day Classroom
Part time / Manicure/Pedicure - up to 8 hours per day Classroom
Part time / Makeup - up to 8 hours per day Classroom
Townsville (Pimlico) 27 Nov 2017 Part time / Eyelash Extension - up to 8 hours per day Classroom
Part time / Makeup - up to 8 hours per day Classroom
Part time / Waxing - up to 8 hours per day Classroom
Part time / Cosmetic Tanning - Up to 8 hours per day Classroom

Entry requirements

Students must present themselves in a professional manner, including coming to class in uniform, black pants and black enclosed shoes.

Students are required to have their hair tied back and have short natural nails (no artificial nails). All facial piercing are to be removed (and during certain practical classes body piercing will need to be removed). No jewellery to be worn with the exception of a pair of studs in the lower ear and a wedding ring.


Gatton, Newton, Eureka and Wilkinson Streets
Manunda QLD 4870

Townsville (Pimlico)
Cnr Hugh Street & Fulham Road
Townsville QLD 4812

Resources required

Please be aware that you will also be required to supply the following items at your own costs:

  • If students do not already have their own Beauty Kit, they will be required to purchase one for the eyelash extension course only. Beauty Kits cost $172.00
    Beauty Kits include the following:
    - Variety of lash lengths, volume and curl
    - Medical grade eyelash extension glue
    - Ring glue wells
    - Lash comb
    - Jade stone
    - Micro pore paper tape
    - Eye shields
    - Tub of glue remover
    - Micro sticks
    - Sponge
    - Professional eyelash extension tweezers
    - Tub of protein remover pads
    - Blower/Dryer
    - Silver Graft-A-Lash logo hard carry case
  • Students will be required to supply models for some courses
  • If students do not already have their own make up kit they can purchase one from TAFE at a cost of $250.00 per kit.


SHBBMUP001 Apply Eyelash Extensions

Cairns: 3 days training from 9:00am - 4:00pm

  • 3 x Thursdays: 16, 23, 30 November 2017

Cannonvale: 3 consecutive days, Monday - Wednesday from 9:00am - 4.00pm on 2 days and 9:00am - 12:00pm on the third day

  • 3 consecutive days: Monday 25 September to Wednesday 2017

Townsville: 3 days training from 9:00am - 2:30pm, Room E104

  • 3 x Mondays: 28 August, 4 & 11 September 2017
  • 3 consecutive days during School Holidays: Monday 25 September to Wednesday 27 September 2017
  • 3 x Mondays: 9, 16 & 23 October 2017
  • 3 x Mondays: 6, 13 & 20 November 2017
  • 3 x Mondays: 27 November, 4 & 11 December 2017 

SHBBSPA003 Provide Stone Therapy Massages

Cannonvale: 3 consecutive days, Wednesday from 1:00pm - 4:00pm, Thursday & Friday 9:00am - 4:00pm 

  • 3 consecutive days: Wednesday 27 September to Friday 29 September 2017

SHBBHRS002 Provide Female Intimate Waxing Services

Cairns: 5 days day training from 9:00am - 4:00pm

  •  Thursday 9th, Friday 17th, Wednesday 22nd & Friday 24th November 2017

Townsville: Every Tuesday for 9 weeks from 8:30am - 3:30pm

  • Tuesday 3 October 2017

SHBBNLS001 Provide Manicure and Pedicure Services

Cairns: 3 days training on Friday 18,  Wednesday 23 August & Friday 25 August 2017, 9:00am to 4:00pm

SHBBBOS001 Apply Cosmetic Tanning Products

Cairns: 2 days training

  • Friday 6 October and 13 October, 9:00am to 4:00pm
  • Friday 20 October and 27 October, 9:00am to 4:00pm

Townsville: course is delivered over 4 Mondays 

  • Monday 9 October - 30 October, 8.30am - 12.00pm

SHBBMUP002 Design and Apply Makeup & SHBBMUP003 Design and Apply Makeup for Photography

Townsville: One day a week over 8 weeks on a Monday 8.30am - 4.00pm

  • Monday 10 October 2017

Cairns: One day a week over 8 weeks on a Thursday 8.30am - 4.00pm

  • Thursday 5 October 2017

Please note: SHBBMUP002 Design & Apply Makeup & SHBBMUP003 Design & Apply Makeup for Photography can be completed separately if desired.

Important Information

If students do not have their own Beauty Kit, they will be required to purchase one. They can be purchased from TAFE from $250.00


Cosmetic Tanning Products
SHBBBOS001 Apply cosmetic tanning products Core
Pedicure & Manicure
SHBBNLS001 Provide manicure and pedicare services Core
Eyelash Extensions
SHBBMUP001 Apply eyelash extensions Mandatory
Hot Stone Therapy Massage
SHBBSPA003 Provide stone therapy massages Mandatory
Female intimate waxing
SHBBHRS002 Provide female intimate waxing services Mandatory
Design and Apply Makeup/Design and Apply Makeup for Photography
SHBBMUP002 Design and apply make-up Mandatory
SHBBMUP003 Design and apply make-up for photography Mandatory


Not all electives available at all campuses

The advertised course cost of $329.00 is for the individual short course. If Students wish to attend both Eyelash Extension and Hot Stone Massage short courses then the advertised cost will be doubled to $658.00. Makeup units can be completed individually for $329 each or together for $658.



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Full fee

This is the total cost of the course.

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The Queensland Government will offset the cost of study for eligible students. You will still need to pay for a portion of your study costs. The amount above is what you will need to pay.


You are eligible for the concession price of a course if you are eligible for subsidised training, and are listed on an Australian Government Low Income Health Care Card or Pensioner Concession Card, if you are Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander, you hold a Department of Veterans' Affairs Pensioner Concession Card, or if you have a disability. Further information about concessions.

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Additional costs

$172.00 per student for a Beauty Kit for the eyelash extension unit only if they do not already own one. Order forms can be found on the Course Details tab under "Relevant Documents".


Statement of Attainment

These units make up part of the Diploma of Beauty Therapy and can be credit transferred towards completion of this qualification.

Job prospects

  • Beauty Therapist

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You're ready if you have:

  • checked your important dates (under the course details tab)
  • checked you meet the entry requirements (under the course details tab)
  • checked your course costs and know which payment option is right for you
    (under the costs tab)
  • Read the student rules and refund policy
  • Created your Unique Student Identifier and can provide this code to TAFE Queensland
  • If you are applying for a subsidised cost, please ensure you have all the relevant documents at time of enrolment

All done? Then you're ready to enrol

All done? Then head to the link below to complete your enrolment:

Enrolment options

By telephone: 1300 656 959. In person: at any TAFE Queensland North location.


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Note: All information was accurate at time of publication, however TAFE policies, tuition fees and course content is subject to change without notice. Course commencement is dependent on sufficient enrolments.

Last updated on 28 September 2017

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