Course Overview

Course Code SHB30115
Course Title Certificate III in Beauty Services
Location Melbourne City Campus
Intake Dates Monthly
Fee Type Government Funding, Concession, Full Fee
Duration 1 Year for Non-Traineeship, 2 Years for Traineeship

– Become a qualified Beautician.
– Experienced instructors
– Melbourne CBD location.
– Modern facilities.
– Hands-on training.
– Get work-ready.

Students will gain hands on experience with the guidance and care of our qualified teachers. Learning in a positive atmosphere using state of the art facilities, making you job ready once competent in meeting course requirements.


Assessment methods may include:

  • Demonstration/Presentation/ On Site observation
  • Questioning / Written assessment task
  • Research assignment / Project / Portfolio
  • Role Play/Case Study

Units of Competency

The SHB30115 Certificate III in Beauty Services requires 15 units of competency.

Core Units

SHBBBOS001 – Apply cosmetic tanning products
SHBBCCS001 – Advise on beauty products and services
SHBBFAS001 – Provide lash and brow services
SHBBHRS001 – Provide waxing services
SHBBMUP002 – Design and apply make-up
SHBBNLS001 – Provide manicure and pedicure services
SHBBRES001 – Research and apply beauty industry information
SHBXCCS001 – Conduct salon financial transactions
SHBXCCS002 – Provide salon services to clients
SHBXIND001 – Comply with organisational requirements within a personal services environment
SHBXWHS001 – Apply safe hygiene, health and work practices

Elective Units

SHBBSKS001 – Pierce ear lobes
SHBBMUP003 – Design and apply make-up for photography
SHBBMUP001 – Apply eyelash extensions
SHBBNLS004 – Apply nail art

Credit Transfer and RPL offered: Recognition of prior learning and skills assessment

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements for this qualification. However students are expected to satisfy the TMG admission requirements.

Learning (ACSF Level 2), reading (ACSF Level 2), writing (ACSF Level 2), oral communication (ACSF Level 2+) and numeracy (ACSF Level 2+) are desirable to participate in the course

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Fee Types

Government Funding Concession Full Fee
 $371.70  $74.34  $3,557.70


Other costs required for this qualification

Material Fee – Resource Material Fee – Toolkit/Product
Traineeship $725.00 $778.83
Non-Traineeship $725.00 $778.83


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* Material fees may apply
* The student tuition fees as published are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment


Learners who successfully complete this qualification may wish to consider further study such as: SHB50115 Diploma of Beauty Therapy

Your Career

This qualification may provide job outcomes such as:
  • Make-up artist
  • Consultant in department store or pharmacy
  • Nail technician
  • Waxing technician
  • Freelance beauty consultant
  • Cosmetic or beauty equipment sales representative