Certificate III in Hairdressing (Non-Apprenticeship)

Melbourne Polytechnic

Course details

CRICOS course code: 093472J

Level of study: Career Based/Vocational

Summary

Melbourne Polytechnic's Certificate III in Hairdressing will give you the perfect mix of theoretical knowledge and practical skills for an exciting career in hairstyling.

The course is also available as an apprenticeship.

A world of colour

You will learn to use a range of sales, consultation and technical skills and knowledge to provide a broad range of hairdressing services to clients such as:

  • Cutting
  • color
  • Design skills from short to long hair
  • Braiding
  • Chemical and keratin protein straightening
  • Manage appointment booking systems
  • Planning services for special events
  • Hair show Competitions/Presentations

You will gain the confidence and skills to use discretion and judgement to provide client services while learning how to coordinate a salon team and sell various products and services.

Modes of Delivery

Simulated salon, Classroom

Assessment Methods

Assessment is competency based. Satisfactory completion of each learning outcome is required. Some competencies may be assessed through course work while others may be achieved through on-the-job training.

Pathways to further study

At Melbourne Polytechnic, we provide seamless pathways towards higher qualifications.

Career Pathways

On successful completion of this course, you may enter the industry as a hairdresser.

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Tuition Fees (AUD $) Start date Duration Campus
18,952 Per Year
Read moreTuition fees per semester: 9,476
06 Feb 2023
10 Jul 2023
1 year
Full time
Melbourne Polytechnic
Preston Campus
77 St Georges Road
Melbourne Victoria 3072
Australia
18,952 Per Year
Read moreTuition fees per semester: 9,476
06 Feb 2023
10 Jul 2023
1 year
Self study / online (with attendance)
Melbourne Polytechnic
Preston Campus
77 St Georges Road
Melbourne Victoria 3072
Australia

Entry criteria

Academic: Australian Year 11 equivalency or higher.

English: Academic IELTS 5.5 with no individual band below 5.0, Pearson PTE Academic 42 overall with no individual communicative skill below 36, or Melbourne Polytechnic recognized equivalency. TOEFL iBT: 49 overall (Writing: 18, Speaking: 16, Reading: 8, Listening: 7); Cambridge English Scale (Cambridge: First (FCE), Cambridge: Advanced (CAE), Cambridge: Proficiency (CPE)): 162 overall (individual bands: 154); Melbourne Polytechnic: ELICOS - 2+ ISLPR overall individual bands: min ISLPR 2.

Address

Melbourne Polytechnic
Preston Campus
77 St Georges Road
Melbourne Victoria 3072
Australia
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