Certificate III in Hairdressing

Charles Darwin University (CDU)

This qualification is part of the Hairdressing Training Package. It 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 in any industry environment, usually a salon.

Entry Requirements:

No minimum education

Structure:

28 units: 21 core; 7 elective

Subjects you can Study:

Core: Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices; Provide shampoo and basin services; Colour and lighten hair; Provide full and partial head highlighting treatments; Neutralise unwanted colours and tones; Provide on scalp full head and retouch bleach treatments; plus more. Elective: Create combined haircut structures; Provide head, neck and shoulder massages for relaxation; Plan hair services for special events; plus more.

Study Pathways:

The Certificate III in Hairdressing articulates into the Certificate IV in Hairdressing.

Further information:

This course is for apprentice hairdressers who have a Training Agreement with an employer. It has been designed to supplement on-the-job training in the salon.

Accepts International Students:

Yes

Provider CRICOS: 00300K (NT); 03286A (NSW)

Related Careers:

Hairdresser, Trichologist,
Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Palmerston No info No Full time 3 years
Palmerston No info No 3 years
Alice Springs No info No Full time 3 years
Alice Springs No info No 2 years
Charles Darwin University is the major tertiary education and vocational education and training institution in the Northern Territory.

Originally established as a tertiary institution in 1974, it became the Northern Territory University in 1989 and Charles Darwin University in 2003.

The main University campus is located at Casuarina in Darwin with campuses at Alice Springs, Katherine and Palmerston. VET courses are also offered at Jabiru, Nhulunbuy, Tennant Creek and Yulara Centres as well as at various remote community centres.

The University provides multi-sector education with Senior Secondary, VET, Higher Education and Research facilities.

CDU also deliver a number of courses through the Australian Centre for Indigenous Knowledges and Education (ACIKE), which is a joint initiative between Charles Darwin University (CDU) and the Batchelor Institute of Indigenous Tertiary Education (BIITE). The three main sites for delivery will be at the main ACIKE Hub CDU Casuarina campus and at the BIITE campuses at Batchelor and the Alice Springs Desert Peoples' Centre.

Provider CRICOS: 00300K (NT); 03286A (NSW)

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