Certificate III in Hairdressing
SHB30416 Certificate III in Hairdressing
This qualification reflects the role of hairdressers who use a range of well-developed sales, consultation and technical skills and knowledge to provide a broad range of hairdressing services to clients. They use discretion and judgement to provide client services and take responsibility for the outcomes of their own work.
This qualification provides a pathway to work as a hairdresser in any industry environment, usually a salon.
Find More about the Course
Excel College Australia has the following entry requirements:
- Be at least 18 years of age and have completed Year 12 or equivalent.
- Participate in a course entry interview to determine suitability for the course and
- Have an IELTS* score of 5.5 (test results must be no more than 2 years old).
English language competence can also be demonstrated through documented
evidence of any of the following:
• Educated for 5 years in an English speaking country; or
• Completed at least 6 months of a Certificate III level course in an Australian
• Successful completion of an English Placement Test.
Note that other English language tests such as PTE and TOEFL can be accepted. You are
required to provide your results so that we can confirm they are equivalent to IELTS 5.5.
This qualification will be delivered over 52 weeks, including 40 weeks of training and assessment spread over 4 terms of 10 weeks. There is also 12 weeks of holidays. There is also 12 weeks of holidays in total with holidays between 2 – 4 weeks as per the course timetable which will be provided to you.
Class sessions are planned to ensure that students have a mixture of practical and theoretical components and those classes cater for a wide variety of learning styles.
Additionally, workplace practices and environments are simulated and used to conduct skills based assessments in accordance with unit requirements. This qualification is offered on the following days and times:
• Monday to Friday 9 am to 4.30 pm (including a lunch break of 30 minutes).
This course will be delivered face-to-face in a classroom-based setting which also includes afully functioning salon with real clients.
Location of Course
The course is delivered at:
- Level 5, 162-166 Goulburn Street, Surry Hills NSW 2010
- Levels 1B/C and 3C, 40 Raymond Street Bankstown NSW 2200
- 40B Neil Street, Toowoomba, QLD 4350
Students may apply for recognition of existing qualifications or skills, knowledge and experience (credit transfer or recognition of prior learning) as per the information included in our International Student Handbook, which is available at www.excelcollegeaustralia.edu.au For international students, the granting of course credit may affect course fees as well as the duration of the course. The result of an application for credit and any changes to fees or course duration will be advised to students in writing., If course credit is granted following issuance of the Confirmation of Enrolment, students will receive a new Confirmation of Enrolment showing a reduced duration. For any questions about course credit, contact us at the details shown below
The costs for this course are as follows:
|Enrollment and Materials Fees||$ 250 (non-refundable to be paid on application) and $ 1550|
|Tuition Fees||$25,000 (International Fee) | $17,000 (Domestic Fee)|
|Non-tuition fees||May apply and can be found in our International Student Handbook.|
The SHB30416 Certificate III in Hairdressing requires the successful completion of twenty one (21) core units and seven (7) elective units. Electives for this qualification have been chosen by Excel College Australia to ensure that students achieve a broad range of skills and knowledge in leadership and management.
Units included in this qualification are:
|Code||Title||Core or Elective|
|BSBSUS201||Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices||Core|
|SHBHBAS001||Provide shampoo and basin services||Core|
|SHBHCLS002||Colour and lighten hair||Core|
|SHBHCLS003||Provide full and partial head highlighting treatments||Core|
|SHBHCLS004||Neutralise unwanted colours and tones||Core|
|BSBPEF501||Manage personal and professional development||Elective|
|SHBHCLS005||Provide on scalp full head and retouch bleach treatments||Elective|
|SHBHCUT001||Design haircut structures||Core|
|BSBSTR801||Lead innovative thinking and practice||Elective|
|SHBHCUT002||Create one length or solid haircut structures||Core|
|SHBHCUT003||Create graduated haircut structures||Core|
|SHBHCUT004||Create layered haircut structures||Core|
|SHBHCUT005||Cut hair using over-comb techniques||Core|
|SHBHDES003||Create finished hair designs||Core|
|SHBHIND001||Maintain and organise tools, equipment and work areas||Core|
|SHBHIND003||Develop and expand a client base||Core|
|SHBHREF002||Straighten and relax hair with chemical treatments||Core|
|SHBHTRI001||Identify and treat hair and scalp conditions||Core|
|SHBXCCS001||Conduct salon financial transactions||Core|
|SHBXCCS002||Provide salon services to clients||Core|
|SHBXIND001||Comply with organisational requirements within a personal services environment||Core|
|SHBXIND002||Communicate as part of a salon team||Core|
|SHBXWHS001||Apply safe hygiene, health and work practices||Core|
|SHBHCUT006||Create combined haircut structures||Elective|
|SHBHCUT007||Create combined traditional and classic men’s haircut structures||Elective|
|SHBHDES004||Create classic long hair up-styles||Elective|
|SHBHBAS002||Provide head, neck and shoulder massages for relaxation||Elective|
|SHBHCCS001||Plan hair services for special events||Elective|
|SHBXCCS004||Recommend products and services||Elective|
|SHBHIND002||Research and use hairdressing industry information||Elective|
Who should apply for this course and why?
Process to apply
To enroll for this course an enrolment form must be completed. which can be emailed or posted to students or downloaded from our website. The enrolment form should be completed and then sent to us along with all of the required documentation.
For more information about our selection and enrolment processes, contact us at the details shown below.
Upon acceptance of a student’s application for enrolment, an Offer Letter and Student Agreement will be sent to you. You should carefully review the document as it will provide all necessary information about the course of study, as well as terms and conditions. Once we receive your signed Offer Letter and Student Agreement we will issue an invoice with your first instalment showing and once this has been paid, a Confirmation of Enrolment (CoE) letter will be issued to you. The first day of each course will include orientation and induction. Orientation will include information about the campus, living in Australia, accessing our support services and methods for achieving success throughout the course, including course progress and attendance requirements.
Course progress and attendance
Note that for international students, satisfactory course progress and attendance is required in order to meet visa requirements. More information can be found in the International Student Handbook that also includes information on the specific support that is available to international students. Students who are identified as being at risk of not meeting course progress and attendance requirements will be provided with additional support as recorded in an intervention strategy. The student handbook can be found online at www.excelcollegeaustralia.edu.au
All students will be provided with a range of learning support options and resources to help them achieve competency. This includes:
• Academic and personal support.
• Referral to external support services.
Download Student Handbook here.
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