Programme details



Fulltime hours

Monday to Thursday 9am to 4pm, Fridays 9am to 1pm ( half-day self-directed learning on a Friday).

Entry requirements

Monday to Thursday 9am to 4pm, Fridays 9am to 1pm (1/2day self-directed on a Friday).

Qualification awarded

New Zealand Diploma in Beauty Therapy Level 5

Optional - ITEC-Diploma in Spa Treatments (exam fees apply)
Optional - ITEC-Diploma in Stone Massage (exam fees apply)
Optional - ITEC-Diploma in Reflexology (exam fees apply)
Optional - ITEC-Diploma in Aromatherapy (exam fees apply)

Fee: $16,899.00 (includes Compulsory Course Costs of $2185.00)

If you're eligible for fees free study you still need to apply for a Student Loan if you want to borrow course-related costs or living costs. You can apply through Studylink. Find out if you're eligible by calling StudyLink on Freephone 0800 88 99 00 or visit Studylink.

Face, Body & Spa Therapies 

Level 5

2021 Intakes:


40 weeks

Our facilities have a warm relaxed feel, where students are nurtured and motivated by our exceptional team to bring out the very best. During this time we have completed extensive research into holistic therapies as well as industry related skill gaps.

This has helped us to design a Beauty Therapy programme with a distinctive point of difference, where graduates are awarded foundation and post graduate qualifications simultaneously within one full year course.

This is one of the most intensive foundation massage courses in New Zealand whereby our graduates continually achieve high employment success as holistic massage therapists. Graduates of this programme will qualify as Level 5 Body Therapists with the ability to consult and carry out body therapy treatments. They will be competent in figure analysis, Swedish body massage and manual and electrical treatments on the body.

Graduates also have the opportunity to qualify internationally in Spa Treatments, Stone Massage, Aromatherapy and Reflexology. Certification in Reiki 1 is included in the course which restores physical and emotional well-being. Places on this course are limited - this enables us to effectively foster a dedicated holistic learning environment where training is personalised to the individual needs of each student whilst training.

Design, implement, review and adapt beauty treatments so you can provide customised treatments and plans for the different needs of your clients.

Learn advanced body and facial electrical techniques which will improve, rejuvenate, rebalance and rehydrate the skin to look and feel its best. Master advanced hair removal using electrolysis Deliver rejuvenating relaxation to your clients with Deep Tissue, Hot Stone and Aromatherapy massage.

Explore a holistic approach to wellness mastering specialised scrubs and body wraps. Learn essential salon management skills, including how to run your own small beauty practice.


  • Anatomy & physiology

  • Figure diagnosis

  • Swedish body massage

  • Heat & electrical body treatments

  • Spa body treatments

  • Stone massage therapy

  • Aromatherapy

  • Reiki 1

  • Reflexology

1st Floor, 109 Devonport Road

Cnr Devonport Road & Elizabeth Street
Tauranga Central, 3110


Phone: 07 579 5220

0800 faceandbeauty (0800 322 326)


Weekdays 8.30am - 4.00pm

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