Certificate III in Hairdressing


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. It provides a pathway to work as a hairdresser in any industry environment, usually a salon.

Entry Requirements:

Year 10 or equivalent.


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; Shave heads and faces; Provide head, neck and shoulder massages for relaxation; plus more.

Further information:

Students entering as an apprentice or trainee must be employed in the relevant industry prior to enrolment.

Accepts International Students:


Provider CRICOS: 03041M

Related Careers:

Hairdresser, Trichologist,
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Clarence No info
Drysdale - Hobart No info
Bridgewater Trade Training Ctr No info
Inveresk No info
Circular Head Trade Training No info
Smithton No info
Burnie No info
Claremont No info
Devonport No info
Launceston No info
Bender Drive No info
Bathurst Street No info
Campbell Street (Hobart) No info No Full time 1 year
George Town Trade Training Ctr No info
Hunter Street No info
Alanvale No info No Full time 1 year
Huon Valley Trade Training Ctr No info
TasTAFE have a range of flexible and supported learning options available around the state to ensure that education and training programs suit individual learning styles, interests and business training needs. These options include online, workplace, self-paced, distance and evening classes, as well as onsite-training for business clients and apprentices.

Provider CRICOS: 03041M

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