Smart and Skilled helps you get the skills you need to find a job and advance your career through NSW government-subsidised training. If you're eligible for government-subsidised training under Smart and Skilled, you pay only a portion of the training cost.  You can find further iinformation and check your eligibility at

The Advanced School of Beauty Therapy offers the following qualifcations in Newcastle and the Hunter Valley:

  • Diploma of Beauty Therapy SHB50115
  • Certificate IV in Beauty Therapy SHB40115
  • Certificate III in Beauty Services SHB30115
  • Certificate III in Nail Technology SHB30315

To enrol in a nationally recognised qualification you will need a Unique Student Identifier (USI).  This can be obtained from

Before you enrol you should read the Learner Handbook and Consumer Protection Information so you fully understand your rights and obligations.



This training is subsidised by the NSW Government.