Professional Waxing Treatments


10 weeks, 1 evening per week


Warrnambool Campus 

Wednesday evenings 6-9pm

Please view the dates tab on the website for upcoming dates


You must have a Unique Student Identifier (USI). You can apply or get more information at

You will be required to give and receive all waxing treatments. If you have a medical condition that prevents you from receiving waxing, please provide a medical certificate at the first class.

Photo identification (including your date of birth).

What You Learn

Reviewing treatments and providing post-treatment advice - including, how to obtain client feedback and record; identify and explain associated contraindications and adverse effects of waxing; recommending future treatment; revising treatment plans; providing home care advice and making product recommendations.

Performing waxing treatments - including preparing and cleaning for the waxing treatment; removing unwanted hair with hot and strip wax; how to maintain recommendeded wax to manufacturer instructions; applying soothing after-wax product; demonstrations and practical sessions on waxing facial and body areas.

Preparing for a waxing service - including, preparing the service area and client; workplace policies and procedures; identifying client requirements, growth requiring special treatment; and selecting procedures and products for the client.

What You Get

Knowledge and skills to perform waxing treatments on a range of clients.

SHBBHRS001 - Provide waxing services

Materials to Bring

Pen and notepaper.

Photo identification (including your date of birth).

Dress Code

Casual, with closed-in shoes


Places Remaining
Date 30 Aug 06:00 PM to 01 Nov 09:00 PM
South West TAFE - Warrnambool Campus, 197/202 Timor St, Warrnambool VIC 3280, Australia
Places Remaining



Learn how to wax correctly

An ideal course for beginners or current beauticians wanting to expand their knowledge in waxing techniques and learn how to wax professionally.


  • Prepare for a waxing service

  • Perform waxing treatments

  • Review treatment and provide post-treatment advice

  • Apply knowledge of skin structure and function to beauty treatments

Student Support

From the moment you start thinking about course options until you finish, you’ll have access to a range of student support options, covering enrolment, education, social and personal issues, including:

  • Education Pathway Officers who can help you with information sessions, fee payment options, TAFE and university pathways, career pathways and campus tours

  • A DHHS registered Disability Support Team

  • Koorie Liaison Officer

  • Student Wellbeing Officer supporting your personal and social needs

  • Library and Research Centre

  • Bookshop supplying a range of textbooks and stationery

  • Student Learning Support including literacy and numeracy