Certificate III in Hairdressing (SHB30416)

Certificate III in Hairdressing (SHB30416)
Gold Coast
Course Duration
102 weeks
*Includes 90 weeks of study and 12 weeks of holiday


Certificate III in Hairdressing
Monday Tuesday
9:00 am - 10:45am Delivery Practical
10:45am - 11:00am Break
11:00am - 1:00pm Delivery Practical
1:00pm - 1:30pm Break
1:30 - 4:30pm Delivery Practical

* Timetables are subject to change without previous notice and are available upon request.

Entry Requirement

There are no specific formal entry requirements for this qualification.

Gold Coast Learning Centre student entry requirements include the agreement that students will comply with Vet Entry Requirements.

Please note only Australian issued evidence is accepted.


  • Unleash your creative skills on women's and men's hair
  • Use cutting methods and techniques
  • Apply colour techniques
  • Create special occasion and classic up-styles
  • Design haircut structures

Career Oportunities

  • Hairdresser
  • Hair stylist
  • Hair colourist
  • Freelance session stylist
  • Creative/Artistic Director
  • Technical or sales advisor

Units of Competency

BSBSUS211Participate in sustainable work practicesCore
SHBHBAS001Provide shampoo and basin servicesCore
SHBHCLS003Provide full and partial head highlighting treatmentsCore
SHBHCLS002Colour and lighten hairCore
SHBHCLS004Neutralise unwanted colours and tonesCore
SHBHCLS005Provide on scalp full head and retouch bleach treatmentsCore
SHBHCUT001Design haircut structuresCore
SHBHCUT002Create one length or solid haircut structuresCore
SHBHCUT003Create graduated haircut structuresCore
SHBHCUT004Create layered haircut structuresCore
SHBHCUT005Cut hair using over-comb techniquesCore
SHBHDES003Create finished hair designsCore
SHBHIND001Maintain and organise tools, equipment and work areasCore
SHBHIND003Develop and expand a client baseCore
SHBHREF002Straighten and relax hair with chemical treatmentsCore
SHBHTR1001Identify and treat hair and scalp conditionsCore
SHBXCCS007Conduct salon financial transactionsCore
SHBXCCS002Provide salon services to clientsCore
SHBXIND001Comply with organisational requirements within a personal services environmentCore
SHBXIND005Communicate as part of a salon teamCore
SHBXWHS003Apply safe hygiene, health and work practiceCore
SHBHCUT006Create combined haircut structuresCore
SHBHCUT007Create combined traditional and classis men's haircut structuresElective
SHBHDES004Provide head, neck and shoulder massages for relaxationElective
SHBHCUT011Design and maintain beards and moustachesElective
SHBHDES005Select and apply hair extensionsElective
SHBHREF003Straighten and relax hair with protein treatmentsElective

* Note: Gold Coast Learning Centre reserves the right to change elective units any time to meet the needs of learners and changing industry trends.