TAFE Queensland East Coast

Certificate III in Nail Technology

SHB30315

Mooloolaba, Bundaberg, Gympie, Hervey Bay

This starter certificate delivers essential skills required to work in a beauty salon. It covers a range of treatments from manicures to nail art using electric equipment and many nail technologies.

There are multiple ways to study Certificate III in Nail Technology with TAFE Queensland East Coast

  • $1,816*

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  • Gov. subsidised (QLD)

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Bundaberg

    • July 10, 2017

    • Part time (6 months)

    • In class

    In class Part time (6 months)

  • Gympie

    • July 10, 2017

    • Part time (6 months)

    • In class

    In class Part time (6 months)

  • Hervey Bay

    • July 12, 2017

    • Part time (6 months)

    • In class

    In class Part time (6 months)

  • Mooloolaba

    • July 13, 2017

    • Part time (6 months)

    • In class

    In class Part time (6 months)

  • $4,000*

  • Compare

  • Gov. subsidised (QLD)

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Bundaberg

    • July 10, 2017

    • Part time (6 months)

    • In class

    In class Part time (6 months)

  • Gympie

    • July 10, 2017

    • Part time (6 months)

    • In class

    In class Part time (6 months)

  • Hervey Bay

    • July 12, 2017

    • Part time (6 months)

    • In class

    In class Part time (6 months)

  • Mooloolaba

    • July 13, 2017

    • Part time (6 months)

    • In class

    In class Part time (6 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
Year 10

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 program will provide you with the necessary skills and knowledge to become a proficient Nail Technician in the acrylic and gel areas.

You'll learn technical skills including applying gel and acrylic nail enhancements, providing manicure and pedicure services and operating electrical equipment for nail services.

You'll also gain business and retail skills in the areas of sales, running a small business, merchandising and customer service as well as general industry knowledge relevant to the beauty industry.

  • Nail Technician
  • Specialist Nail Technician

Course Content

To obtain a Certificate III in Nail Technology with TAFE Queensland East Coast, 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 15 Study Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

Core Units

11 Core Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

  • Advise on beauty products and services
    SHBBCCS001

  • Provide manicure and pedicare services
    SHBBNLS001

  • Apply gel nail enhancements
    SHBBNLS002

  • Apply acrylic nail enhancements
    SHBBNLS003

  • Apply nail art
    SHBBNLS004

  • Use electric file equipment for nail services
    SHBBNLS005

  • Research and apply beauty industry information
    SHBBRES001

  • Conduct salon financial transactions
    SHBXCCS001

  • Provide salon services to clients
    SHBXCCS002

  • Comply with organisational requirements within a personal services environment
    SHBXIND001

  • Apply safe hygiene, health and work practices
    SHBXWHS001

Elective Units

4 Elective Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

  • Determine resource requirements for the micro business
    BSBSMB304

  • Provide first aid
    HLTAID003

  • Apply advanced nail art
    SHBBNLS006

  • Produce visual merchandise displays
    SIRRMER001

Course Provider

TAFE Queensland East Coast is the premier provider of vocational education and training and the largest in the Sunshine Coast and Wide Bay region with seven campuses and over 20,000 enrolments annually.

TAFE Queensland East Coast is the result of an amalgamation between Sunshine Coast TAFE and Wide Bay TAFE. By harnessing the strong reputation each of these Institutes had in their communities for providing exceptional training and education we are able to improve education and training to the region as a collaborative force.

Registered
1998
Courses
381
Provider Type
Government
Restrictions

No Restrictions