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Barbering Skill Set

Barbering Skill Set

State ID EAE58

Restyle your hairdressing techniques to specialise in men's grooming.

You'll learn about the latest techniques and trends and be up to date with industry policies and guidelines.

Decorative image - barbering student shaving a client


When Semester 1, 2024.

Study Mode On campus.

Upskill or refresh your styling techniques 

This Barbering Skill Set is designed for people with SHB30416 Certificate III Hairdressing (or the equivalent, including overseas hairdressing qualifications) who wish to enhance their expertise in specialist barbering aspects.
The skills and knowledge covered are not typically offered in the SHB30416 Cert III Hairdressing program.

If you already hold SHB30416 Certificate III in Hairdressing or if you hold an older qualification and you are looking for a refresher to help you to return to industry, this skill set covers all the specialist techniques needed to be able to work in unisex or men's grooming salons. 

You'll learn about the latest techniques and trends and be up to date with industry policies and guidelines.

You'll learn about:

  • safety and hygiene practices
  • industry policies and guidelines
  • product knowledge
  • sustainability practices
  • scalp diseases

You'll also gain specialist skills and techniques such as shaving and grooming and including design, maintenance and treatment of beards and moustaches

Important information

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Semester 1, 2024


Duration 16 Weeks
When Semester 1, 2024
Where Balga
How On campus

Course fees

Indicative General fee $836.25
(Tuition fee* $406.25 + Resource fee $430.00 )
Indicative Concession fee $551.25
(Tuition fee* $121.25 + Resource fee $430.00 )

*Fee disclaimers

The fees quoted are estimates only and are for the entire course for students enrolling on a full-time basis. Please view the full list of Fee disclaimers.

Please note fees listed include all units required to gain this qualification.  If you're a continuing student and have successfully completed a lower-level qualification that is a prerequisite for this course, you'll only pay for the units that you need to enrol in, to complete this course.

Enquiries regarding fees can be made by calling us.

T 1300 300 822


National ID Unit title
SHBHCUT009 Cut hair using freehand clipper techniques
SHBHCUT011 Design and maintain beards and moustaches
SHBHCUT012 Shave heads and faces
SHBHCUT013 Provide men's general grooming services
SHBHDES001 Dry hair to shape

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