Certificate III in Barbering

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Demi International
  • Awarded by

    Demi International (RTO: 32542)

  • Qualification

    Certificate III

  • Study Mode

    On campus

  • Payment Options

    Payment planUpfront payment

  • Duration

    50 weeks

  • Start Date

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  • Location


  • Course Fee

    Price may vary

  • Career Outcomes

    Hairdresser | Hair Stylist | Barber | Barber shop owner

This course meets the Nationally Recognised Training standards. It is listed on the Australian government's National Register for Vocational Education and Training (VET). Studying this course leads to a qualification that's recognised throughout Australia, and lets employers know that you have the right skills for the job.

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  • In a Nutshell

    NOTE: Demi International has multiple campuses in Queensland only, so to do this course, you need to be able to attend one of these campuses.

    Barber shops have made a notable comeback over the last 10 years, and the demand for qualified barbers is increasing across the country. If you posses flair and creativity, and would like to build a career in hairdressing or even start your own barber shop, then this SHB30516 Certificate III in Barbering qualification from Demi International could be ideal for you.

    By enrolling in Demi International's entry-level barbering qualification program, you will acquire the requisite knowledge and skills to become a proficient barber. Throughout the course of your studies, you will gain practical experience by catering to a diverse clientele, allowing you to develop your own unique approach to the art of barbering.

    Demi's state-of-the-art training facilities will provide you with ample opportunities to hone your creative and technical skills in a professional environment.

    Few trades offer as many opportunities to start and own your own business, so enrol now and let your exciting journey begin.

    The course involves 60 weeks of full time study (5 x 10 week terms), with campus attendance required one day per week.

  • What You'll Need to Get In

    The student must be 15 years and over and display the required level of competence Demi International reasonably believes is required for the level of study.

  • Subject Breakdown

    While completing the SHB30516 Certificate III in Barbering qualification from Demi International, you may study the following subjects:

    Inside the barber shop

    • BSBSUS201 - Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices
    • SHBHIND001 - Maintain and organise tools, equipment and work areas
    • SHBXWHS001 - Apply safe hygiene, health and work practices
    • SHBXIND001 - Comply with organisational requirements within a personal services environment
    • SIRRINV001 - Receive and handle retail stock
    • SIRRMER001 - Produce visual merchandise displays
    • SHBXIND002 - Communicate as part of a salon team

    Cut and clipper

    • SHBHCUT001 - Design haircut structures
    • SHBHCUT002 - Create one length or solid haircut structures
    • SHBHCUT003 - Create graduated haircut structures
    • SHBHCUT004 - Create layered haircut structures
    • SHBHCUT005 - Cut hair using over-comb techniques
    • SHBHCUT007 - Create combined traditional and classic men's haircut structures
    • SHBHCUT009 - Cut hair using freehand clipper techniques
    • SHBHCUT010 - Create haircuts using tracks and carving

    Barbering client

    • SHBXCCS001 - Conduct salon financial transactions
    • SHBXCCS002 - Provide salon services to clients
    • SHBHIND003 - Develop and expand a client base
    • SHBHIND002 - Research and use hairdressing industry information

    Beards, moustaches, grooming

    • SHBHCUT011 - Design and maintain beards and moustaches
    • SHBHCUT012 - Shave heads and faces
    • SHBHDES001 - Dry hair to shape
    • SHBHCUT013 - Provide men's general grooming services

    Barbering foundations

    • SHBHBAS001 - Provide shampoo and basin services
    • SHBHTRI001 - Identify and treat hair and scalp conditions
    • SHBHBAS002 - Provide head, neck and shoulder massage for relaxation
  • Why Demi International?

    Award winning education! Demi International is the State Winner for Small Training Provider of the Year 2023 in the Annual Queensland Training Awards.

    Demi International (RTO: 32542) is a government-registered vocational education and training institution that provides a range of courses in the beauty, makeup, and massage therapy fields.

    Demi International has successfully been training industry ready graduates for over a decade, with a 97% success rate.

    Their courses are designed to provide students with the practical skills and knowledge required to succeed in their chosen profession. They offer both full-time and part-time courses and have multiple campuses located in Queensland, Australia.
    Demi International's courses are taught by industry professionals with extensive experience in their respective fields, and they use state-of-the-art facilities and equipment to ensure students receive the best possible

    Demi International's courses are taught by industry professionals with extensive experience in their respective fields, and they use state-of-the-art facilities and equipment to ensure students receive the best possible training. Additional product training in partnership with professional, industry leading brands is provided to students.

    Graduates have access to Demi International's very own Jobs Board, giving their students access to placement into local industry employment opportunities through their partners

  • Campus locations

    This course can be delivered on campus to provide you with practical training in a face-to-face learning environment. It is available to study at the following locations:

    You can also choose to study this course online with some on-campus components (blended learning).

  • Where will this course take you?

    On completion of this course, you will gain a nationally recognized SHB30516 Certificate III in Barbering qualification from Demi International. You will have all the skills and knowledge, as well as plenty of practical experience, to start working as a barber in any barber shop across the country or to start your own business straight away.

  • Career Outcomes

    Potential hairdressing career outcomes include; Hairdresser, Barber, Salon Assistant, Hair and Makeup Stylist.

  • Let's talk price

    Full fee for this course is $9,389*. Students will also need to pay a $250 enrolment fee and $950 for the course kit.

    You can choose to pay upfront, or via an interest-free payment plan of $159.50/week over 60 weeks or Money3 Loans for as little as $80.97/week for eligible students - please enquire to see if you qualify.

    All students will be required to pay a (non-refundable) deposit of $1100.00 at enrolment which can be paid by Zip Pay, Afterpay, Credit Card, Eftpos or Cash. This will guarantee your spot in the course.

    *Fee information is correct at time of publication. All fees are subject to change at any time. Various factors can affect a fee change. Please enquire for the latest fee information.

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