Courses

SHB30416 Certificate III in Hairdressing

CRICOS Course Code: 093269A

In the Certificate III in Hairdressing course, student will learn skills to be part of salon team and utilize technical skills and knowledge to provide broad range of hairdressing services to clients. Student are trained to provide client services by ensuring a safe working environment and performing a full range of client services, including client consultation and advice, applying skills and knowledge to sell products and services, hair and scalp treatments, haircutting, hair design, colour and lightening, and chemical reformation services and take responsibility for the outcomes of their own work. This training covers required skills and hands-on practical experience that is needed to be qualified hairdresser. This qualification is suitable for an Australian Apprenticeship pathway.

At Vibe College, students have opportunity to complete their practical on live client at the college salon. We also encourage and assist our full time students in finding other salons that would allow them to perform practical and gain additional industry exposure.

Vibe College is the ONLY College in Brisbane area utilizing Complete Pivot Point resources including online platform. Pivot Point is one of the oldest and most recognised hairdressing educational resources utilized all over the world. Students are provided with fundamental book, technical library, and online access that covers all requires knowledge of the course.



Domestic Student
Location of Delivery

Woolloongabba Campus & Rockhamptom Campus


International Student
Location of Delivery

Woolloongabba Campus

Domestic Student: Fee for Service

Course Code Course Name Study Period Full-Time
(Breaks Included)
Study Period Part-Time
(Breaks Included)
SHB30416 Certificate III in Hairdressing 60 Weeks 120 Weeks

Domestic Student: Apprenticeship

Course Code Course Name Study Period Full-Time
(Breaks Included)
Study Period Part-Time
(Breaks Included)
SHB30416 Certificate III in Hairdressing 18-36 Months 48-60 Months

International Students: Fee for Service

Course Code Course Name Study Period Full-Time
(Breaks Included)
Study Period Part-Time
(Breaks Included)
SHB30416 Certificate III in Hairdressing 75 Weeks N/A

Modules

28 Units must be completed:

  • 21 Core Units
  • 7 Elective Units

Core Units

Code Unit
SHBHIND001 Maintain and organise tools, equipment and work areas
SHBXWHS001 Apply safe hygiene, health and work practices
SHBHBAS001 Provide shampoo and basin services
SHBXIND002 Communicate as part of a salon team
SHBXCCS002 Provide salon services to clients
SHBXCCS001 Conduct salon financial transactions
SHBHDES003 Create finished hair designs
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
SHBHREF002 Straighten and relax hair with chemical treatments
SHBXIND001 Comply with organisational requirements within a personal services environment
BSBSUS201 Participate environmentally Sustainable work practices
SHBHIND003 Develop and expand a client base
SHBHTRI001 Identify and treat hair and scalp conditions
SHBHCLS002 Colour & 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

Elective Units

Code Unit
SHBHCUT006 Create combined haircut structures
SHBHDES004 Create classic long hair up styles
SHBXCCS004 Recommend products and services
SHBHREF001 Curl and volumise hair with chemical treatments
SHBHIND004 Participate in a session styling team
SHBHCUT007 Create combined traditional and classic men’s haircut structure
SHBHCUT011 Design and maintain beards and moustaches

Above list only includes units selected by Vibe College in delivering. However, there are more units listed within training package for elective units. Vibe College might change the units in agreement with students and related stakeholder to meet the need of learners/changing industry trend.

Domestic Students

There are no mandatory requirements to enter into this course. Students who enter into this delivery have an interest and passion for the industry. They have a desire to learn through the practical hands on approach and prior experience through a part time job or similar which will be beneficial. It is however expected that participants are able to display sufficient English Language, Literacy, and Numeracy skills at a Year 12 level or equivalent. Capacity to complete the assessment items within the required timeframes is required.


International Students

There are no mandatory requirements to enter into this course. However, international students are required to meet certain Academic and English language requirement to get accepted in to Vibe College. Please follow link below to review the requirement.

http://vibecollege.edu.au/international.php

Vibe College has a number of options to allow you to select a payment method best suitable to your financial needs.

Course fees can be paid in person, by phone, internet banking, or credit card.

Fee for Service

Option 1 Upfront 100% Payment.

You can pay course fees in full upfront through your own pocket either by direct debit or credit card. A direct debit or direct withdrawal of funds can be arranged and scheduled from your nominated bank account. We accept payments by MasterCard or Visa.

Options 2 Payment Plan

You are required to make first instalment before course commencement and make the remaining payments through convenient instalments weekly, fortnightly, monthly or per semester. Terms and conditions apply.

Options 3 Direct Debit

A direct debit or direct withdrawal of funds can be arranged and scheduled from your nominated bank account.

Options 4 Credit Card

We accept payments by MasterCard or Visa.


Apprenticeship

We provide all above options for payment. However, we also provide options below for apprentice student to help with their financial needs.

Option 1 Cost per module & prepaid books.

Student are able to pay the contribution cost of module at the beginning of training for each module. However, we ask the student to pay for the books up front.

Options 2 Payment Plan

Students make initial payment of $250 and put the remaining balance on payment plan through convenient instalments weekly, fortnightly, monthly or per semester. This is in place to help you divide your payment evenly during your apprenticeship instead of having varying payments. Terms and conditions apply.

Note: Student with financial difficulties might be eligible for discount or support. Please talk to one of our academic advisor further information.

Study Outcomes

On completion of your studies you will receive a SHB30416 Certificate III in Hairdressing, issued by VIBE.


Possible Career Outcomes
  • Senior Hairdresser
  • Wedding & Formal Hair Stylist

Pathways Information

After achieving SHB30416 Certificate III in Hairdressing, individuals may undertake:

  • SHB30516 Certificate III in Barbering
  • SHB40216 Certificate IV in Hairdressing
  • SHB50216 Diploma of Salon Management
  • SHB80116 Graduate Certificate in Hairdressing Creative Leadership

The Certificate III in Hairdressing include no mandatory requirement for practical placement. However, we do help our student to get in touch with various employers to complete practical placement. In addition, student also get opportunity to work on live client at college salon.

Vocational placement helps you prepare for the real world with real-life skills. For more information on work placement, including or support services that we are able to offer, please feel free to contact us or talk to your course advisor at Vibe College today.

For enquiries, please call our Career Advisor at 07 2101 3933