SHB30115 – Certificate III in Beauty Services


Successful completion of this course may lead to gaining employment in a beauty salon, retail department stores at the make-up counter, pharmacies and is a pathway to Certificate IV in Beauty Therapy or a Diploma. This qualification is suitable for an Australian Apprenticeship pathway.

Course Name: SHB30115 - Certificate III in Beauty Services
Course Code: SHB30115
Course Duration: 11-18 months tuition

Certificate III in Beauty Services has been designed to develop the skills and knowledge for a career in the beauty industry. This qualification reflects the role of individuals employed as beauticians to provide a range of beauty services including nail, waxing, lash and brow, and basic make-up services.

These individuals possess a range of well-developed technical and customer service skills where discretion and judgement is required and are responsible for their own outputs. This includes client consultation on beauty products and services.

Work is typically conducted in beauty, waxing, brow and nail salons


Face to face classroom delivery with self-paced study projects. Assessments are conducted through a variety of means including written tasks, projects and observation.

Entry Requirements:

There are no specific entry requirements for this program, however learners will be required to complete a Language, Literacy and Numeracy assessment on/prior to enrolment.

Qualification Requirements:

There are 15 units of competency in the Certificate III in Beauty Services
11 core (mandatory) units and 4 electives.

Mode of Delivery:

Classroom delivery


This program can be undertaken through the following payment arrangements;
Fee for service
Certificate 3 Guarantee (Queensland Government funded)

Please note, eligibility criteria applies for all Queensland Government funded programs. Please see the Course Information Pack for further details.
Co-Contribution Fees for Certificate 3 Guarantee Program eligible students are as follows:
Concessional $37.66 per unit Non-concessional $167.00 per unit
Please see our Course Information Pack above for further information and eligibility requirements

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