Your Study Options

Your study, your choice.

The information listed below relates to the SHB50115 - Diploma of Beauty Therapy course.

At Ella Baché College, we champion the individual by offering different study options to allow you to design the best learning experience for you. No matter which option you choose, you’ll learn both theory and practical knowledge as part of your SHB50115 Diploma of Beauty Therapy.

You can access the My Ella Baché student learning portal to find your online theory components and learning materials while also attending practical training sessions in our student salon environment. You’ll be a part of a learning community of students and supported by our team of experienced trainers who will mentor you through every part of your studies.

EdFlex™ Campus (Sydney)

EdFlex™ Campus (Sydney) is for you if:



You prefer a structured learning environment

A timetable of practical classes and tutorials over 2.5 days each week at our Sydney campus are supplemented with online theory studies.

You want an on-campus experience

Located in Artarmon, our College campus is just a train ride from the city centre and is easily accessible by car or bus.

You like the buzz of being in the heart of Australia’s leading professional skin-care network

Our College sits within the Ella Baché Head Office: the very heartbeat of the brand and the business. You’ll be sharing the corridors and common areas with our CEO, Sales and Marketing Executives, Education, HR, and Operations teams, and visiting Franchise Owners and beauty media and influencers.


EdFlex™ Blended

EdFlex™ Blended is available Australia wide with practical training undertaken in Sydney, Melbourne or Brisbane:

You prefer to do most of your study online and at your own pace

You want a custom blend of on-campus and online learning for your beauty therapy course

You have work or family commitments so need to design your own timetable that works for you

You want to supplement your learning with additional electives including practical training sessions

You need to fast-track your education

With EdFlex™ Blended learning you can not only work at your own pace but also accelerate your learning and graduate sooner.

Program EdFlex™ Campus (Sydney) EdFlex™ Blended

Course length

12 months
(3 x 15 week terms plus breaks)

15 months
(3 x 18 week terms plus breaks)

Flexible monthly start dates

February - June - September

Dedicated Trainer support

Study theory online

Attend on-campus

2.5 days per week / per term

10 days per term minimum

(Minimum of 8 days practical and 2 days assessment per term.
30 days total for the course.)

Practical training & assessment

(During 2.5 days per week / per term)

- Supervised on-campus practical sessions (24 days minimum in course); and​

- Supervised on-campus assessment sessions (6 days minimum in course); and​

- Supervised training in student’s workplace if employed in a Beauty Salon; or​

- Unsupervised practice on family and friends; or​

- Supervised training during work placement/experience.​

Note: Students are required to complete other assessments on top of the 2 days per term/6 days total for course, on campus. These other assessments can be completed remotely or on campus. ​

Students completing assessments remotely will be required to have appropriate equipment, product and video conference hardware (PC with camera and microphone).​

The days are given as guidelines, some students will take more or less time​.

Campus training location(s)

Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane
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Ella Baché external work experience (150 hours)

Suitable for international students

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