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SHB30416 Certificate III in Hairdressing

National ID SHB30416 State ID BAA1
Embark on a stylish career in hairdressing

Unlock the skills to cut hair with clippers or scissors, perfect shampooing and conditioning techniques, and expertly style hair with various tools. Dive into salon operations, mastering the cash register, computer use, and reception duties like answering calls, scheduling appointments, and maintaining client records. 

Elevate your career and shine in the world of hairdressing!

hairdresser at work in salon


When Continuous enrolment.

Study Mode Apprenticeship.

When you complete the Certificate III in Hairdressing you will be a cut above the rest as a hairdresser.

You will have the opportunity to apply your skills in our Hair, Beauty & Massage Student Clinics.

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  • cut hair using clippers or scissors
  • shampoo, condition and rinse hair 
  • dry and style hair using brushes, combs, rollers and other equipment
  • operate a cash register and computer
  • perform reception duties such as answering telephone calls, making appointments, and write up client record cards

Important information

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All year round


When All year round
Where Murdoch
How Apprenticeship

Indicative fees and charges 

The fees quoted are estimates only and are for all units in the course for students enrolling on a full-time basis. If you're a student that has successfully completed a lower-level qualification that is a prerequisite for this course, you'll only pay for the units that you need to enrol in to complete this course. Please view the full list of fee disclaimers. 


National ID Unit title
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
National ID Unit title
SHBHBAS002 Provide head, neck and shoulder massages for relaxation
SHBHCCS001 Plan hair services for special events
SHBHCUT006 Create combined haircut structures
SHBHCUT007 Create combined traditional and classic men's haircut structures
SHBHDES004 Create classic long hair up-styles
SHBHREF001 Curl and volumise hair with chemical treatments
SHBXCCS004 Recommend products and services

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