Cert III in Hairdressing

Course Code: SHB30416

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

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

The following Units of Competency are a typical example however may vary based on the Registered Training Organisation.

 Units of CompetenceNominal Hours
SHBXCCS002Provide salon services to clients40
SHBXWHS001Apply safe hygiene, health and work practices40
SHBHBAS001Provide shampoo and basin services40
SHBHIND001Maintain and organise tools, equipment and work areas20
SHBHDES003Create finished hair designs50
SHBHDES002Braid hair30
SHBHDES004Create classic long hair up-styles30
SHBXIND002Communicate as part of a salon team30
SHBXIND001Comply with organisational requirements within a personal services environment45
SHBHTRI001Identify and treat hair and scalp conditions25
SHBHCLS002Colour and lighten hair65
SHBHCLS003Provide full and partial head highlighting treatments45
SHBHCLS004Neutralise unwanted colours and tones55
SHBHCLS005Provide on scalp full head and retouch bleach treatments55
BSBSUS201Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices20
SHBHIND003Develop and expand a client base35
SHBXCCS001Conduct salon financial transactions25
SHBHCUT001Design haircut structures20
SHBHCUT002Create one length or solid haircut structures30
SHBHCUT003Create graduated haircut structures35
SHBHCUT004Create layered haircut structures35
SHBHCUT006Create combined haircut structures45
SHBHCUT005Cut hair using over-comb techniques30
SHBHCUT007Create combined traditional and classic men’s haircut structures45
SHBHREF002Straighten and relax hair with chemical treatments45
SHBHIND004Participate in session styling teams65
SHBHCCS001Plan hair services for special events20
SIRRINV001Receive and handle retail stock35