SHB30416 – Certificate III in Hairdressing

Course Duration Full-time Study: 12 Months
Course Duration Apprenticship Pathway : 3 years Full-time or 6 years Part-time 
Course Delivery : Blended delivery (Including online and face to face)

Included with every Elysian course

  • Hairdressing Boot Camp – Introduction workshops
  • L.I.P workshops – Learning about Industry Preparation workshops
  • Experienced Study Stylists – making sure you are successful
  • Industry Links – future opportunities to get you started
  • Master Classes in The Elysian Training Salon
  • Industry Master Classes – Specially chosen Industry trail blazers who demonstrate their skills to help motivate and inspire the next generation of creative super stars

Career Pathways

  • Hairdressing stylist
  • Freelance Stylist
  • Colour Technician
  • Department Store/ Pharmacy Hairdressing Product Consultant
  • Hairdressing Equipment Sales Representative
  • Bridal Hairdressing Specialist
  • Cutting Specialist

Education Pathways

  • SHB40216 Certificate IV in Hairdressing
  • SHB50216 Diploma of Salon Management

Ready to get started on your new beauty career? Enrol today or Book a Chat with one of our Elysian Beauty Trainers.


L.I.P Hairdressing Workshops

Learn about industry preparation, personal and professional development.


Industry Links

Our close connection with the hairdressing industry gives you quality experience and excellent opportunity


Hairdressing Boot Camp

Learn more about your new course and essential industry information.


Study Stylists

Working with training support staff who have extensive industry experience.

During the Certificate III in Hairdressing  you will complete the following units of study

Hairdressing Staff Salon Rules 

BSBSUS201 – Participate in environmentally sustainable work practice

SHBHIND001 – Maintain and organise tools, equipment and work areas

SHBXWHS001 – Apply safe hygiene, health and work practices

Customer Care

SHBHIND003 – Develop and expand a client base

SHBXCCS001 – Conduct salon financial transactions

SHBXCCS002 – Provide salon services to clients

SHBXIND001 – Comply with organisational requirements within a personal services environment

SHBXIND002 – Communicate as part of a salon team

SHBHIND002 – Research and use hairdressing industry information

Creative Colouring Techniques

SHBHCLS002 – Colour and 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

Creative Cutting

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

SHBHCUT006 – Create combined haircut structures

SHBHCUT007 – Create combined traditional and classic men’s haircut structures

Creative Designs

SHBHDES002 – Braid hair

SHBHDES003 – Create finished hair designs

SHBHDES004 – Create classic long hair up-styles

Creative Straightening /relaxing

SHBHREF002 – Straighten and relax hair with chemical treatments

Hair and Scalp Services

BSBSUS201 – Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices

SHBHBAS001 – Provide shampoo and basin services

SHBHBAS002 – Provide head, neck and shoulder massages for relaxation

SHBHTRI001 – Identify and treat hair and scalp conditions

Ready to get started on your new hairdressing career? 


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