SHB30416 CERTIFICATE III IN HAIRDRESSING

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COURSE INFORMATION

START DATE

Enrol anytime

DURATION

52 Weeks

MODE

On campus

UNITS

12 units

OVERVIEW

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.

Excel College Australia has the following entry requirements:

You must:

  • 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 student needs.
  • 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 RTO; or
  • Successful completion of an English Placement Test.

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 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 a fully functioning salon with real clients.

The course is delivered at:

  • Levels 1B/C and 3C, 40 Raymond Street Bankstown NSW 2200

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.

The costs for this course are as follows:

Enrolment fee: $250 (non-refundable to be paid on application)

Course fees: Total cost is AUD$17,500

Non-Tuition fees: May apply and can be found at www.excelcollegeaustralia.edu.au  

A detailed payment plan and payment arrangements are provided in the Letter of offer and Written Agreement. Non-payment of course fees may result in cancellation of enrolment. Course fees do not include laptops, computer software or textbooks, which are to be purchased at the student’s own cost and approximate costs for these are listed below.  

Name of Publication

Approx. Price

Publisher

 

 

 

Professional Hairdressing 1st Edition, Cengage Learning Australia

Ebook: $64.95

Print: $132.95

Cengage Learning www.cengage.com.au

 

 

 

Hairdressing kits

Approx. Price

Supplier

 

 

 

Standard Student hairdressing kit

$400

Various

 

 

 

Name of software

Approx. Price

Supplier

 

 

 

Office 365

$129 annually

https://products.office.com/en-au/buy/office

 

 

 

Laptop costs

Approx. Price

Supplier

 

Any laptop that meets the specifications below.

$450 (approximate only)

Various

 

These textbooks, laptops and software may be purchased by students through the suppliers as listed above or any other suppliers that offer the resources noting that costs may vary at the time of purchase. Regarding the textbooks, students may choose to purchase either the ebook/digital edition or print version to suit their needs.

Laptop specifications

Students should also note the following minimum specifications for a laptop which students must bring to each class.

Windows:

 

Minimum requirements

Processor

Intel® or AMD processor with 64-bit support*; 2 GHz or faster processor

Microsoft Windows 7 with Service pack 1 (64-bit), Windows 10 (Version 1709 or later)

Operating system

Microsoft Windows 7 with Service pack 1 (64-bit), Windows 10 (Version 1709 or later)

RAM

2 GB or more of RAM (8 GB recommended)

Hard disk space

3.1 GB or more of available hard-disk space for 64-bit installation; additional free space required during installation.

Monitor resolution

1024 x 768 display (1280×800 recommended) with 16-bit color and 512 MB or more of dedicated VRAM; 2 GB is recommended.

Graphics processor acceleration requirements

OpenGL 2.0-capable system

Internet

Internet connection and registration are necessary for required software activation, validation of subscriptions, and access to online services.

MacOS:

 

Minimum requirements

Processor

Multicore Intel processor with 64-bit support

Operating system

MacOS version 10.12 (Sierra), macOS version 10.13 (High Sierra), or macOS version 10.14 (Mojave).

RAM

2 GB or more of RAM (8 GB recommended)

Hard disk space

4 GB or more of available hard-disk space for 64-bit installation; additiinal free space required during installation.

Monitor resolution

1024 x 768 display (1280×800 recommended) with 16-bit color and 512 MB or more of dedicated VRAM; 2 GB is recommended

Graphics processor acceleration requirements

OpenGL 2.0-capable system

Internet

Internet connection and registration are necessary for required software activation, validation of subscriptions, and access to online services.

International students are also required to take out Overseas Health Insurance Cover before arriving in Australia. Excel College Australia provides details of OSHC providers in the International Student Handbook.

Additional costs associated with living in Australia are outlined in the International Student Handbook. Students should carefully review these costs in relation to budgeting. Further information can be found at https://www.studyinaustralia.gov.au/english/live-in-australia/living-costs



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:  

BSBSUS201

Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices

Core

Core

SHBHBAS001

Provide shampoo and basin services

Core

Core

SHBHCLS002

Colour and lighten hair

Core

Core

SHBHCLS003

Provide full and partial head highlighting treatments

Core

 

SHBHCLS004

Neutralise unwanted colours and tones

Core

Core

SHBHCLS005

Provide on scalp full head and retouch bleach treatments

Core

Elective

SHBHCUT001

Design haircut structures

Core

Core

SHBHCUT002

Create one length or solid haircut structures

Core

Core

SHBHCUT003

Create graduated haircut structures

Core

Core

SHBHCUT004

Create layered haircut structures

Core

 

SHBHCUT005

Cut hair using over-comb techniques

Core

Core

SHBHDES003

Create finished hair designs

Core

 

SHBHIND001

Maintain and organise tools, equipment and work areas

Core

Core

SHBHIND003

Develop and expand a client base

Core

Core

SHBHREF002

Straighten and relax hair with chemical treatments

Core

Core

SHBHTRI001

Identify and treat hair and scalp conditions

Core

Core

SHBXCCS001

Conduct salon financial transactions

Core

Core

SHBXCCS002

Provide salon services to clients

Core

Core

SHBXIND001

Comply with organisational requirements within a personal services environment

Core

Core

SHBXIND002

Communicate as part of a salon team

Core

Core

SHBXWHS001

Apply safe hygiene, health and work practices

Core

Core

SHBHCUT006

Create combined haircut structures

Elective

Core

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

Core



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.

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