Cert II Beauty

What is VET Retail Cosmetics (Beauty) all about?

VET Retail Cosmetics (Beauty) is for creative students interested in selling and demonstrating beauty or cosmetic products. They will learn how to apply make-up for a variety of occasions, advise on beauty products and services, sell products and develop communication skills

Who should select this Certificate?

  • Any student who loves working hands-on and talking with people, has a creative flair, good hand-eye coordination, attention to detail.
  • Students interested in the retail, make-up and skincare industry.

Certificate Progression

Upon successful completion of this certificate, students could progress to the following certificates:

  • Certificate III in Beauty Services
  • Certificate III in Make-Up
  • Certificate III in Nail Technology

Career Pathways

This qualification provides a pathway to work as a retail sales consultant in any business that sells beauty or cosmetic products and services.


This can include

  • beauty salons
  • hairdressing salons
  • retail outlets and
  • department stores.