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Certificate III in Hairdressing (SHB30416)

Course summary

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.

Course details

Course Type Qualification
Student Availability
  • - Domestic
Fees www.cqu.edu.au/fees
Application Mode
  • Direct To University
Study Area
  • - Hospitality and Beauty
Skill Area
  • - Personal Services
AQF Level Level 3: Certificate III

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements.

Student Outcomes, Career Opportunities and Occupations

This qualification provides a pathway to work as a hairdresser in any industry environment, usually a salon.

Course Structures

Please select a Course Structure from the options below:

Standard Course Structure

Core


BSBSUS201 Participate in Environmentally Sustainable Work Practices
SHBHBAS001 Provide shampoo and basin services
SHBHCLS002 Colour and lighten hair
SHBHCLS003 Provide full and partial head highlighting treatments
SHBHCLS004 Neutralise unwanted colours and tones
SHBHCLS005 Provide on scalp full head and retouch bleach treatments
SHBHCUT001 Design haircut structures
SHBHCUT002 Create one length or solid haircut structures
SHBHCUT003 Create graduated haircut structures
SHBHCUT004 Create layered haircut structures
SHBHCUT005 Cut hair using over-comb techniques
SHBHDES003 Create finished hair designs
SHBHIND001 Maintain and organise tools, equipment and work areas
SHBHIND003 Develop and expand a client base
SHBHREF002 Straighten and relax hair with chemical treatments
SHBHTRI001 Identify and treat hair and scalp conditions
SHBXCCS001 Conduct salon financial transactions
SHBXCCS002 Provide salon services to clients
SHBXIND001 Comply with organisational requirements within a personal services environment
SHBXIND002 Communicate as part of a salon team
SHBXWHS001 Apply safe hygiene, health and work practices
Electives - Group A (General Hairdressing)
SHBHCUT004 Create layered haircut structures
SHBHCUT006 Create combined haircut structures
SHBHCUT007 Create combined traditional and classic men's haircut structures
Electives - Group C (General Electives)
SHBHBAS001 Provide shampoo and basin services
SHBHDES002 Braid hair
SHBHREF001 Curl and volumise hair with chemical treatments
SHBHREF003 Straighten and relax hair with protein treatments

Course Availabilities

CQUniversity Gladstone City

Timing
Enrolments are taken throughout the year on a continuous basis.

Duration and dates
Minimum of 18 months depending on study plan.

Load
Twenty-eight (28) units must be successfully completed. Twenty-one (21) Core units and seven (7) Elective units.

Notes

Classes will be held on Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 8.30 am - 3.30 pm.

After admission into the course, students will need to contact one of the teachers to determine a recommended study plan as each students study load and study sequence can be different. Gladstone teachers can be contacted on 07 4970 7735.

CQUniversity Rockhampton City

Timing
Enrolments are taken throughout the year on a continuous basis.

Duration and dates
Minimum of 18 months depending on study plan.

Load
Twenty-eight (28) units must be successfully completed. Twenty-one (21) Core units and seven (7) Elective units.

Notes

Classes will be held on Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 9 am - 4 pm.

After admission into the course, students will need to contact one of the teachers to determine a recommended training plan as each students study load and study sequence can be different. Rockhampton teachers can be contacted on 07 4920 2300.

CQUniversity Mackay City

Timing
Enrolments are taken throughout the year on a continuous basis.

Duration and dates
Minimum of 18 months depending on study plan.

Load
Twenty-eight (28) units must be successfully completed. Twenty-one (21) Core units and seven (7) Elective units.

Notes

Classes will be held on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from 9 am - 4.30 pm.

After admission into the course, students will need to contact one of the teachers to determine a recommended training plan as each students study load and study sequence can be different. Gladstone teachers can be contacted on 07 4940 3261.

Related Courses

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Resource Requirements

There are additional textbooks required for this course. Students will be provided textbook details by the teaching staff once enrolled.