Certificate III

National Code: SHB30416

Course information

About the course

Course Number: SHB30416-01V01

Are you good with your hands and enjoy interacting with other people? Our Certificate III in Hairdressing could be the perfect course for you. This course will equip you with an in depth understanding and knowledge of a wide range of hairdressing skills. This could be your opportunity to follow your passion and step toward a career as a qualified hairdresser. You will develop skills in hair cutting, colouring, styling, lightening, shampooing, identifying and treating hair/scalp conditions, as well as many other valuable tools for the hairdressing profession.

When you graduate, would you like to have a competitive advantage when it comes to securing work in the industry? At North Coast TAFE, all course facilitators are highly skilled professionals, currently working in the industry. They have strong industry connections and regularly consult with industry; ensuring you receive the most up-to-date industry skills and knowledge. Our Certificate III in Hairdressing focuses on developing practical skills, meaning our students are job-ready on completion of this course. Additionally, North Coast TAFE is frequently contacted by local salon managers who are seeking staff; this increases employment opportunities for our students.

Course study options

Offered on 6 campuses

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  • TAFE 2 uni pathways

  • Get credit for previous study and life experience

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Counselling and career services
Disability support services
Libraries and information services

Study Modes available


On-Campus Learning - Study at our place for all or some of your course and access the on-campus TAFE experience.


North Coast TAFE offers a wide choice of courses, some that attract government subsidies and some that do not. The fees payable will vary, depending on your personal circumstances, your study history and the course you choose.

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