Melbourne Polytechnic

Certificate III in Hairdressing

SHB30416

Preston

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 Melbourne Polytechnic

  • $4,200*

    + $250 fees

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  • Gov. subsidised (VIC)

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Preston

    • July 2017

    • Full time (12 months), Part time (18 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (12 months), Part time (18 months)

  • Preston

    • October 2017

    • Full time (12 months), Part time (18 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (12 months), Part time (18 months)

  • Preston

    • February 2018

    • Full time (12 months), Part time (18 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (12 months), Part time (18 months)

  • Preston

    • April 2018

    • Full time (12 months), Part time (18 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (12 months), Part time (18 months)

  • $12,900*

    + $250 fees

  • Compare

  • Full price

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Preston

    • July 2017

    • Full time (12 months), Part time (18 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (12 months), Part time (18 months)

  • Preston

    • October 2017

    • Full time (12 months), Part time (18 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (12 months), Part time (18 months)

  • Preston

    • February 2018

    • Full time (12 months), Part time (18 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (12 months), Part time (18 months)

  • Preston

    • April 2018

    • Full time (12 months), Part time (18 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (12 months), Part time (18 months)

*Verified June 23, 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.
  • Hairdresser
  • Men's Hairdresser

Course Content

To obtain a Certificate III in Hairdressing with Melbourne Polytechnic, 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.

  • Plan hair services for special events
    SHBHCCS001

  • 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

  • Straighten and relax hair with protein treatments
    SHBHREF003

  • Produce visual merchandise displays
    SIRRMER001

Course Provider

Registered
1995
Courses
356
Provider Type
Unknown
Restrictions

No Restrictions