South Western Sydney Institute

Certificate III in Barbering

SHB30516

Granville

This certificate prepares you for work in a barber shop or salon with technical skills and knowledge essential for managing a wide range of male grooming tasks, from contemporary haircuts through to razor skills.

There are multiple ways to study Certificate III in Barbering with South Western Sydney Institute

  • $2,130*

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  • Gov. subsidised (NSW)

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Granville

    • February 6, 2017

    • Full time (12 months), Part time (2 years)

    • In class

    In class Full time (12 months), Part time (2 years)

  • $8,990*

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  • Full price

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Granville

    • February 6, 2017

    • Full time (12 months), Part time (2 years)

    • In class

    In class Full time (12 months), Part time (2 years)

*Verified February 10, 2017. Prices and fees are advertised by the provider and may be estimates only. Prices and fees can vary or change. Please check with the provider before enrolling. To learn more, read our editorial policy.

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How it works

Entry Requirements
None
Recognition
Nationally recognised under the Australian Qualifications Framework.
Assessment
Coursework, assessment

Course Overview

By completing this qualification successfully you’ll acquire skills and knowledge that prepare you for employment in one of the roles listed below.
  • Barber

Course Content

To obtain a Certificate III in Barbering with South Western Sydney Institute, you’ll need to complete some or all of the following units of study successfully. Units may vary or change so check with the provider before enrolling.

A total of 26 Study Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

Core Units

21 Core Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

  • Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices
    BSBSUS201

  • Provide shampoo and basin services
    SHBHBAS001

  • Design haircut structures
    SHBHCUT001

  • Create one length or solid haircut structures
    SHBHCUT002

  • Create graduated haircut structures
    SHBHCUT003

  • Create layered haircut structures
    SHBHCUT004

  • Cut hair using over-comb techniques
    SHBHCUT005

  • Create combined traditional and classic men's haircut structures
    SHBHCUT007

  • Cut hair using freehand clipper techniques
    SHBHCUT009

  • Design and maintain beards and moustaches
    SHBHCUT011

  • Shave heads and faces
    SHBHCUT012

  • Provide men's general grooming services
    SHBHCUT013

  • Dry hair to shape
    SHBHDES001

  • Maintain and organise tools, equipment and work areas
    SHBHIND001

  • Develop and expand a client base
    SHBHIND003

  • Identify and treat hair and scalp conditions
    SHBHTRI001

  • Conduct salon financial transactions
    SHBXCCS001

  • Provide salon services to clients
    SHBXCCS002

  • Comply with organisational requirements within a personal services environment
    SHBXIND001

  • Communicate as part of a salon team
    SHBXIND002

  • Apply safe hygiene, health and work practices
    SHBXWHS001

Elective Units

5 Elective Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

  • Colour and lighten hair
    SHBHCLS002

  • Provide full and partial head highlighting treatments
    SHBHCLS003

  • Create haircuts using tracks and carving
    SHBHCUT010

  • Recommend products and services
    SHBXCCS004

  • Receive and handle retail stock
    SIRRINV001

Course Provider

South Western Sydney Institute was named national and New South Wales Large Training Provider of the Year, in 2013.

TAFE SWSi has nine colleges plus specialist training centres and covers the areas of Campbelltown, Parramatta and the semi-rural area of Wollondilly.

Registered
1999
Courses
516
Provider Type
Government
Restrictions

No Restrictions