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Beauty Training Package Products: Draft 2 Validation Open

SkillsIQ, under the direction of the Personal Services Industry Reference Committee (IRC) and the Skin Therapy and Cosmetic Tattooing Technical Advisory Committees (TACs), is seeking feedback on Draft 2 SHB Beauty Training Package Products, including updates to six existing Qualifications and their associated Units of Competency. In addition, two new Qualifications have been developed in the areas of Skin Therapy and Cosmetic Tattooing.

SkillsIQ, under the direction of the Personal Services Industry Reference Committee (IRC) and the Skin Therapy and Cosmetic Tattooing Technical Advisory Committees (TACs), is seeking feedback on Draft 2 SHB Beauty Training Package Products, including updates to six existing Qualifications and their associated Units of Competency. In addition, two new Qualifications have been developed in the areas of Skin Therapy and Cosmetic Tattooing.

Background

A Case for Change was submitted by SkillsIQ, under the direction of the Personal Services IRC, to the Australian Industry and Skills Committee (AISC) seeking to undertake an update of the nationally recognised Beauty Training Package Products included in the SHB Hairdressing and Beauty Services Training Package. This Case for Change was subsequently approved by the AISC.

The following six draft Qualifications and associated Units of Competency in the SHB Beauty Training Package have therefore been approved by the AISC to be updated: 

  • SHB20116 Certificate II in Retail Cosmetics
  • SHB30215 Certificate III in Make-Up
  • SHB30115 Certificate III in Beauty Services
  • SHB30320 Certification III in Nail Technology 
  • SHB40115 Certificate IV in Beauty Therapy
  • SHB50115 Diploma of Beauty Therapy.
  • In addition to the update of existing SHB Training Package Products, two new Qualifications are proposed:

    • SHB50319 Diploma of Cosmetic Tattooing
    • SHB60219 Advanced Diploma of Skin Therapy.

    Project Governance

    This project is being directed by the Personal Services IRC. The membership of this IRC is as follows: 
     


    Subject matter expertise is also provided by the Cosmetic Tattooing and Skin Therapy Technical Advisory Committees (TACs). Membership of the TACs is as follows:

    Cosmetic Tattooing

    Skin Therapy



    Project status – Draft 2 Validation

    Consultation on Draft 2 will commence on Thursday, 01 April 2021 and close at 5.00pm on Friday, 30 April 2021. This validation period, which would usually be two weeks, has been extended to four weeks to accommodate the Easter break.

    Please click here to access the SkillsIQ Online Feedback Forum.

    Consultation Activities

    A series of webinars have also been scheduled to provide an overview of the key changes together with instructions on how to provide your feedback. Please note that all of the webinars will cover the same material, so there is no need to register for more than one webinar. They are simply scheduled at different times to facilitate people’s attendance.

    Webinars

    Date
    Time
    Tuesday, 13 April 2021 2.00pm – 3.30pm (AEST)
    Monday, 19 April 2021 3.00pm – 4.30pm (AEST)
    Thursday, 22 April 2021 10.30am – 12.00pm (AEST)
    Wednesday, 28 April 2021 2.00pm – 3.30pm (AEST)

    Project Timings



    Following the close of the consultation period, feedback received will be collated and evaluated. This feedback will inform the Final Draft to be submitted for endorsement.

    Further information

    For more information, or to discuss, please contact Emma Gleeson at emma.gleeson@skillsiq.com.au or via telephone at 02 9392 8100 or 0419 000 867.