Far North Training Beauty School

Ever considered a career in the beauty industry? The tropical paradise of Far North Queensland is a magical setting with many opportunities in the beauty space. Salons, clinics and retreats service not only our local community, but also the many tourists who flock to our beautiful coastline throughout the year for relaxing holidays and destination weddings. Choose from a range of shorter courses and set yourself up for a highly rewarding career in the spa & wellness industry.

We offer courses for:

  • School leavers

  • People looking for a career change

  • Those seeking to progress a career in the beauty and wellness sector.


SHB20216

Certificate II in Salon Assistant

Need some skills up your sleeve for an entry level job? It can be hard to get ahead when you’re starting out. This entry level qualification provides successful students with the basic skills and knowledge used in hairdressing salons. Great for those looking to work in salon assistant roles.

SHB20116

Certificate II in Retail Cosmetics

Love to show off your make-up tips and tricks? In this course you can learn to sell and demonstrate beauty or cosmetic products in a retail environment and take your home how-tos to the masses.

SHB30115

Certificate III in Beauty Services

In this course students learn the technical and customer service skills needed for employment as a beautician. This qualification covers a range of beauty services including nail, waxing, lash and brow, and make-up services.

SHB40115

Certificate IV in Beauty Therapy

Learn to work as a beauty therapist and gain the skills needed to provide a range of beauty therapy treatments and services, including lash and brow treatments, nail services, make-up, massage and waxing.

SHBBBOS001

Apply Cosmetic Tanning Products

Learn the skills and knowledge required to select and apply cosmetic tanning products. This course provides information on 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.

SHBBFAS001

Provide Lash and Brow Services

In this course you will learn the skills and knowledge required to provide lash and brow services that include shaping and colouring. Students will consult with clients, and select suitable products and equipment required to perform lash and brow services.

SHBBHRS001

Provide Waxing Services

Can you wax well? This ouch-worthy practice needs people who know what they’re doing! This course arms you with the skills and knowledge required to provide waxing services to remove unwanted facial and body hair and the customer service tips to consult with clients to select suitable wax products.

SHBBHRS002

Provide Female Intimate Waxing Services

Safe waxing skills for intimate areas. This course looks at the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to provide waxing services to remove unwanted hair from female intimate areas. It requires the ability to consult with clients to plan services to apply and remove hot and strip wax safely.

SHBBFAS002

Provide Facial Treatments and Skin Care Recommendations

In this course, students are given the opportunity to learn the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to provide facial treatments to meet client needs. The unit applies to beauty therapists who work in beauty salons and spas.

SHBBBOS002

Provide Body Massages

Students who study these two units will learn the skills and knowledge required to provide full body relaxation massages, and provide body treatments that incorporate body massage techniques, electrical currents, body scrubs and wraps.

SHBBMUP002

Design and Apply
Make-up

This qualification covers the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to apply facial make-up products for day, evening or special occasions.

SHBBMUP003

Design and Apply
Make-up for Photography

Make-up in a photographic setting requires different considerations to standard application techniques and design. Learn to design and apply make-up for photographic shoots in natural and artificial light.