Box Hill Institute

Certificate III in Hairdressing

SHB30416

Box Hill, Lilydale

This starter certificate teaches you how to communicate with clients and apply a broad range hairdressing techniques, from cutting and colouring through to perming and styling.

There are multiple ways to study Certificate III in Hairdressing with Box Hill Institute

  • $3,713*

    + $1,910 fees

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  • Gov. subsidised (VIC)

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Box Hill

    • July 2017

    • Full time (12 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (12 months)

  • Lilydale

    • July 2017

    • Full time (12 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (12 months)

  • Box Hill

    • February 2018

    • Full time (12 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (12 months)

  • Lilydale

    • February 2018

    • Full time (12 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (12 months)

  • $12,128*

    + $1,910 fees

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  • Full price

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Box Hill

    • February 2017

    • Full time (12 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (12 months)

  • Lilydale

    • February 2017

    • Full time (12 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (12 months)

  • Box Hill

    • July 2017

    • Full time (12 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (12 months)

  • Lilydale

    • July 2017

    • Full time (12 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (12 months)

*Verified June 16, 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
Year 10, Language literacy and numeracy, 17 years old

One, some or all of these entry requirements must be met. Check with the provider before enrolling.

Recognition
Nationally recognised under the Australian Qualifications Framework.
Assessment
Coursework, assessment

Course Overview

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

This qualification reflects the role of hairdressers. You will learn to use a range of well-developed sales, consultation and technical skills and knowledge to provide a broad range of hairdressing services to clients. You will gain the confidence and skills to use discretion and judgement to provide client services and take responsibility for the outcomes of your own work.

You will cut, colour, style and treat hair while learning how to coordinate a salon team and sell various products and services. Your teachers will encourage and support you in our simulated Hairdressing Salon.

  • Hairdresser
  • Men's Hairdresser

Course Content

To obtain a Certificate III in Hairdressing with Box Hill 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 28 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

  • Colour and lighten hair
    SHBHCLS002

  • Provide full and partial head highlighting treatments
    SHBHCLS003

  • Neutralise unwanted colours and tones
    SHBHCLS004

  • Provide on scalp full head and retouch bleach treatments
    SHBHCLS005

  • 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 finished hair designs
    SHBHDES003

  • Maintain and organise tools, equipment and work areas
    SHBHIND001

  • Develop and expand a client base
    SHBHIND003

  • Straighten and relax hair with chemical treatments
    SHBHREF002

  • 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

7 Elective Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

  • Provide head, neck and shoulder massages for relaxation
    SHBHBAS002

  • Create combined haircut structures
    SHBHCUT006

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

  • Braid hair
    SHBHDES002

  • Create classic long hair up-styles
    SHBHDES004

  • Research and use hairdressing industry information
    SHBHIND002

  • Recommend products and services
    SHBXCCS004

Course Provider

Box Hill Institute delivers vocational education and training to both domestic and international students. Higher Education is also available right up to masters degree level.

The TAFE is goverment-funded and has Melbourne-based campuses located in Box Hill, Lilydale (including HE campus) and the CBD. Further-a-field, it has more than 20 campuses based around the world, which deliver Australian qualifications to people overseas.

Registered
1995
Courses
417
Provider Type
Government
Restrictions

No Restrictions