Certificate III in Nail Technology

Baxter Institute

Course details

CRICOS course code: 096782D

Level of study: Career Based/Vocational

Summary

This qualification reflects the role of individuals employed as nail technicians to provide manicure and pedicare services, including the application of nail art and acrylic and gel nail enhancements.

These individuals possess a range of well-developed technical and customer service skills where discretion and judgement is required and are responsible for their own outputs. This includes client consultation on nail care products and services. Nail technicians may also be self-employed and responsible for managing their own nail station.

Work is typically conducted in nail and beauty salons.

No occupational licensing, certification or specific legislative requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.

Units of Competency

CORE:

SHBXCCS002 Provide salon services to clients

SHBXWHS001 Apply safe hygiene, health and work practices

SHBBNLS001 Provide manicure and pedicare services (co-assessed with SHBXWHS001)

SHBBCCS001 Advise on beauty products and services

SHBBNLS003 Apply acrylic nail enhancements

SHBBNLS005 Use electric file equipment for nail services

SHBBNLS002 Apply gel nail enhancements

SHBXCCS001 Conduct salon financial transactions

SHBBNLS004 Apply Nail Art

SHBXIND001 Comply with organisational requirements within a personal services environment (co-assessed with SHBBMUP002)

SHBBRES001 Research and apply beauty industry information

ELECTIVE:

SHBBNLS006 Apply advanced nail art

SHBBMUP002 Design and apply make-up

BSBSMB304 Determine resource equipments for micro business

SIRXSLS001 Sell to the retail customer

Delivery and Assessment mode:

Face-to-face; computer aided, combination of theory, practical and/or project assessments

Pathway to Further Study

SHB40115 Certificate IV in Beauty Therapy

SHB50115 Diploma of Beauty Therapy

Outcomes

Nail Technician

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Tuition Fees (AUD $) Start date Duration Campus
7,500 Per Year
Read moreOffshore (Tuition fee - 8,000; Administration fee - 200; Materials fee - 750); Onshore (Tuition fee - 7,500; Administration fee - 200; Materials fee - 750)
Contact institution 52 weeks
Read moreDuration 52 weeks including holidays; Total Tuition Weeks 42 weeks

Full time
Hairdressing and Beauty Campus
Level 3 & 4, 134 Flinders Street
Melbourne Victoria 3000
Australia
7,500 Per Year
Read moreOffshore (Tuition fee - 8,000; Administration fee - 200; Materials fee - 750); Onshore (Tuition fee - 7,500; Administration fee - 200; Materials fee - 750)
Contact institution 52 weeks
Read moreDuration 52 weeks including holidays; Total Tuition Weeks 42 weeks

Full time
Accounting, Business, English and Information Technology Campus
601 Bourke Street
Melbourne Victoria 3000
Australia

Entry criteria

  • Completion of year 11 or equivalent (Subject to the assessment and approval of Baxter Admission team.)
  • Applicants must be 18 years of age and above
  • Successful completion of Pre-training review (PTR)
  • English Proficiency: Score of IELTS 5.5 or equivalent
  • English Language, Literacy, and Numeracy (LLN) skills appropriate to the course requirements

Address

Baxter Institute
470 Bourke Street
Melbourne Victoria 3000
Australia
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