Diploma of Beauty Therapy – VIC
Hear from our team, have your questions answered and learn all about life at endota Wellness College. If you’ve ever wondered where the beauty and wellness industry might take you, this is the place to find out.
Train within Australia’s largest spa-network and become an expert in skin, health and wellness. But most of all, discover how you can help others feel their best with industry-leading Beauty Therapy training. We’re also all about making study work for you, with a choice of study options to suit your lifestyle. Based at our Docklands campus, you’ll learn a wide range of treatments, from specialised facials right through to body treatments and client consultation. Discover the science of the skin, gain hands-on experience and graduate a caring, confident and spa-ready therapist.
Over 70% of graduates are working in the beauty, health and wellness industry, while over 60% are working in the endota spa network.
2 days on campus plus 1 day online per week for 12 months
2 nights a week (6pm – 9pm) for 18 months, plus one weekend workshop every month
4 consecutive days (Fri-Mon, 9am – 4:30pm) on campus per month for 18 months
Now enrolling for January study
Full-time and Part-time study commences January 24th
At endota Wellness College you’ll be immersed in all things Beauty & Wellness. From gaining hands-on experience in our student-spa to learning industry-leading treatments from globally experienced trainers. At eWC, we live by the values: intent, connect, truth and balance, and ensure that our trainers and students embrace the mantra to learn mindfully, live authentically. Students begin their day with a balancing class meditation and gain access to an abundance of complementary resources, such as mindfulness sessions, yoga classes and industry professional workshops. Upon successful completion, you’ll graduate a confident and caring therapist, ready to take on all of the opportunities the beauty, health and wellness industry has to offer.
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Practical experience is critical in beauty, health and wellness, and nothing compares to the real-world hands-on experience you’ll receive at eWC. From our on-campus student spa, to attending industry events and learning in endota spas. Under the guidance of our expert trainers, you’ll learn about all things spa-life, from perfecting your client connection skills to prescribing the perfect solutions for their skin concerns and needs.
Meet Our Trainers
With over 30 years experience in Australia and abroad, Elle is our head Beauty Therapy trainer. Prior to becoming a trainer, she owned her own spa business. What Elle loves most about her role at eWC is building authentic connections with people while boosting their wellness.
Erin has over 10 years industry experience, gained working in luxury resorts and aboard international cruise ships. With a newfound passion for educating and teaching specialised facials and everything skincare, Erin’s background means you’re in some seriously good hands.
Madeline has been delivering product and treatment training with endota for three years now. With a naturally deep passion for the wellness industry, passing on her knowledge by empowering others is what keeps her thriving.
With over 8 years experience, specializing in facials, waxing and makeup, Olivia believes that choosing a future in Beauty Therapy provides graduates an ever-evolving industry full of opportunity. From working on luxury cruise ships and exploring the world, to one day owning your own business or pursuing a career in education.
For Laruen, the strength of the beauty and wellness industry is the multitude of pathways it provides. Lauren’s experience ranges from working on Super Yachts in Europe to owning her very own spa. Her key focus is on the nutritional aspect of skincare and beauty therapy, and loves having the ability to improve the overall wellbeing of her clients.
Cost & Student Loans
This program is VET Student Loans approved. Payment plans, allowing you to pay your tuition fees in instalments are also are available. A VET Student Loan assists eligible students to pay tuition fees by accessing a government loan. Each loan gives rise to a VSL debt, due to the Commonwealth until it is repaid, and will only be granted for students who meet eligibility criteria. endota Wellness College is one of the approved high-quality training providers delivering VET Student Loan approved courses. This training is delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth Government funding. Eligibility criteria applies.
There are no pre-requisites or ATAR’s required to study at eWC.
You will be required to buy a resources pack with the uniform, products and equipment you will need to complete your diploma (total cost $393.90). For further details, and to see a detailed breakdown of resource items, see our tuition fee schedule.
Students take a week-long break between terms and a 5-week break at Christmas.
Our courses were successfully conducted online during COVID-19 restrictions in Victoria. Our community was supported with live streamed classed, 1:1 support sessions, specialised workshops and an online wellbeing program. If restrictions were to be reinstated, eWC is fully equipped to transition back to online learning quickly and provide students with a supportive and connected online environment.
RPL & Credit Transfer
Previous recognised training may count as credit towards a diploma. A student will be required to provide evidence that they have gained one or more Units of Competency offered in the qualification they wish to study at the time of enrolment but no later than the commencement of the relevant Unit/s of Competency. RPL is an assessment process where a student will provide evidence of their skills and knowledge gained outside of their studies. This assessment process will determine if a student can receive recognition for these skills and knowledge. Please note that application for the RPL assessment process must occur prior to course commencement, and you can request a form from our Student Liaison Manager
Do you accept mature age students?
eWC accepts students from all walks of life. Currently, 10% of students are over the age of 39.
Easy 3-step enrolment
2. Funding review
3. Confirmation of eligibility
You’ll need to demonstrate the language, learning and numeracy skills that are needed to complete the course. Applicants who do not meet the entry requirements will be advised of the reasons for the outcome, other options that may be available to them and what they can do to meet requirements. A detailed enrolment procedure is available.
Units of Competency
To achieve the Diploma of Beauty Therapy, you will need to complete a total of 25 units of competency, consisting of 13 core units and 12 elective units (including at least eight specialist electives). See the list of units below.
|SHBBBOS002||Provide body massages|
|SHBBBOS003||Provide body treatments|
|SHBBCCS002||Prepare personalised aromatic plant oil blends for beauty treatments|
|SHBBSPA004||Provide Indian head massages for relaxation|
|SHBBFAS001||Provide lash and brow services|
|SHBBMUP002||Design and apply make-up|
|SHBBMUP004||Design and apply remedial camouflage make-up|
|SHBBFAS003||Provide specialised facial treatments|
|SHBBHRS002||Provide female intimate waxing services|
|SHBBRES001||Research and apply beauty industry information|
|SHBXCCS001||Conduct salon financial transactions|
|SHBBBOS001||Apply cosmetic tanning products|
|SHBXWHS001||Apply safe hygiene, health and work practices|
|SHBBBOS006||Provide superficial lymph massage treatments|
|SHBBBOS004||Provide aromatherapy massages|
|SHBBBOS005||Use reflexology relaxation techniques in beauty treatments|
|SHBBSPA003||Provide stone therapy massages|
|SHBXCCS004||Recommend products and services|
|SHBBMUP003||Design and apply make-up for photography|
|SHBBFAS002||Provide facial treatments and skin care recommendations|
|SHBBHRS001||Provide waxing services|
|SHBBNLS001||Provide manicure and pedicare services|
|SHBXCCS002||Provide salon services to clients|
|SHBXIND001||Comply with organisational requirements in a personal services environment|
|SHBBNLS004||Apply nail art|
Want to find out more?
Join us at one of our info sessions online or in person at our Docklands Campus. If you’d like to speak to one of our team members just submit an enquiry.