Certificate III in Hairdressing


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.

Course structure

To successfully complete this qualification, you must complete a total of 28 units of competency, including:

  • 21 Core Units
  • 7 Elective Units

Units of competency suitable for students to complete will vary depending on the chosen method of course completion and the suitability of the units based on individual student circumstances.

To find out more about this qualification and the options of elective units, please contact Australian Training Plus and speak with a Training Specialist. 

Course Code:

Certificate III

Delivery mode:

Course Fees:
New apprenticeships commencing from 1 July 2019 are fully subsidised by the NSW Government under Smart and Skilled.