Certificate II in Retail Cosmetics

This qualification reflects the role of individuals who possess a sound theoretical knowledge base and use a range of specialised or technical competencies to carry out and work in the personal services industry as a retail cosmetics technician.

Entry Requirements

Students will need to demonstrate the Learning, Literacy and Numeracy skills required for this course prior to course commencement.

Included in the Course

All Learning Resource material (ebook), SCA Uniform, Bag and Student ID Card.

Student Kits

SCA Students purchase their kits which include materials and equipment they require to perform treatments and services in class and outside class hours and within their work experience. The materials and equipment within your kits become the students property once purchased.

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Course Fee Options
Certificate II in Retail Cosmetics
Full Time - 10 Weeks

2 Days per week: 9:30am - 2:30pm

This course is delivered via face-to-face teching, demonstration, and practical application. Students experience a simulated workplace environment, with access to equipment, products and facilities reflecting industry practice.
Contact the Academy for further information
Option One - Fee For Service

Full Cost - $4,450.00

Deposit- $1,000.00

Payment Plan - Two (2) monthly payments of $1,725.00

Option Two - Smart and Skilled Funding

SCA offer funding options which are available for the Certificate II in Retail Cosmeticssubject to eligibility. Please visit the Smart and Skilled website for further information.

Course Units

Core Units

SHBBCCS001 Advise on beauty products

SHBXIND001 Comply with organisational requirements within a personal services environment

SHBXIND002 Communicate as part of a salon team

SHBXCCS004 Recommend products and services

BSBWHS201 Contribute to health and safety of self and others

SIRRMER001 Produce visual merchandise displays

SHBBMUP002 Design and apply make-up

SHBXCCS001 Conduct salon financial transactions

SIRXIND003 Organise personal work requirements

SIRXSL001 Sell to the retail customer

Elective Units

SIRXMER406 Monitor in store visual merchandising display

SHBBMUP003 Design and apply make-up for photography

BSBSUS201 Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices

SHBBRES001 Research and apply beauty industry information

SIRRINV001 Receive and handle retail stock

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