Certificate 3 in Beauty Services
QUALIFICATION NAME + COSTS
Certificate III in Beauty Services
CAMPUSES AND STUDY MODE
Blended delivery, Part-Time
- There are no formal entry requirements for this course
- Minimum age requirement of 15
- We encourage you to attend an interview and tour of the academy prior to enrolment
Start any time in our flexible blended delivery option.
One day per week, 9am – 4:00pm.
approx. 7 hours per week self-paced online studies
- This is a nationally recognised qualification SHB30115 Certificate 3 in Beauty Services
- Ask about Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) and Credit Transfer options to reduce your study time and costs
- This course is taught in our flexible blended delivery option at our Brisbane campus and you will have access to learning materials online
This is what it’s all about
The Certificate 3 in Beauty Services is the perfect introduction into the beauty industry. Become a highly employable beautician with the latest industry skills and techniques.
Learn core beauty salon subjects such as lash and brow treatments, cosmetic tanning, makeup and mani pedis, and choose from elective subjects such as eyelash extensions and intimate waxing.
This course has been designed for those wanting to develop skills and knowledge to understand how the beauty industry operates and ensure graduates are salon ready upon completion.
This is what you get
- All in class learning materials and all consumables, no hidden costs
- Access to our online learning portal for all your digital learning resources
- A professional makeup brush kit
- An AACM uniform t-shirt
- On successful completion you will receive a statement of attainment and your nationally recognised qualification certificate
Successful graduates from the Certificate 3 in Beauty Services can become successful
- Lash and brow specialists
- Eyelash extension technicians
- Cosmetic tanning specialists
- Freelance makeup artists
- Beauty consultants
- Cosmetic counter personnel
- Waxing therapists
- Salon owners
Start any time with our flexible blended delivery option. Theory elements of each unit will be completed online under the guidance of our expert trainers. You will attend the campus for practical workshops, which will include demonstrations by industry experts, hands on practical experience and undertaking the assessable practical observations.
The course duration is 45 actual teaching & workshop weeks. Including term breaks and other holiday breaks such as the Christmas period, the total course duration may vary and be up to 1 year. Based on your individual pace, you may be able to progress through the course quicker and shorten your study duration accordingly.
Through our AACM Alumni Community we provide ongoing opportunities for work experience, employment, networking and lifelong learning. We continue to mentor and support graduates, opening up our industry network, contacts and opportunities. AACM Alumni receive special offers on AACM courses and continue to receive discounts and benefits from our industry partners.
The Alumni Community is providing our graduates a platform to discuss techniques, share their experience, enhance their network, connect with members, publish news and to share job opportunities where available. AACM is regularly contacted for work experience and paid opportunities and we advertise these exclusively to our Alumni Community.
This is what you will learn
This course is offered with a specialisation in Makeup for students wanting to becoming a professional makeup artist.
The Makeup stream is providing a pathway into our Diploma of Screen and Media in Specialist Makeup Services.
- Manicure and pedicure services
- Salon services
- Beauty industry insights
- Health and hygiene
- Lash and brow treatment
- Eyelash extensions
- Organisational requirements
- Cosmetic tanning
- Advise on beauty products and services
- Photographic makeup
- Creative makeup
- Airbrushed makeup
To achieve the Certificate 3 in Beauty Services, a total of 15 units must be completed. These units have been selected in consultation with industry and in accordance with the Training Package rules of this qualification. You have the choice of electives by selecting either the Beauty stream or Makeup stream depending on where your interests are. For more information about the course recognition please visit training.gov.au. Please note that we may alter the unit selection from time to time to meet industry expectations and stay with the pulse of time.
|SHBBNLS001||Provide manicure and pedicare services|
|SHBXWHS001||Apply safe hygiene, health and work practices|
|SHBBMUP002||Design and apply make-up|
|SHBBRES001||Research and apply beauty industry information|
|SHBBFAS001||Provide lash and brow services|
|SHBBHRS001||Provide waxing services|
|SHBBBOS001||Apply cosmetic tanning products|
|SHBXCCS001||Conduct salon financial transactions|
|SHBXIND001||Comply with organisational requirements within a personal services environment|
|SHBXCCS002||Provide salon services to clients|
|SHBBCCS001||Advise on beauty products and services|
|SHBBMUP001||Apply eyelash extensions|
|SHBBMUP003||Design and apply make-up for photography|
|SHBBMUP005||Apply airbrushed makeup|
|SHBBMUP006||Design and apply creative makeup|
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The interest free payment option for you paying your course off while you are studying. After deducting your $670 enrolment deposit from the total course fees, you can opt to pay in weekly, fortnightly or monthly instalments.
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If our Standard Payment Plan options are not suitable for you or you may not be eligible for Study Loans, we may be able to set you up with a Personalised Payment Plan (PPP). After deducting your $670 enrolment deposit from the course fees, you may be able to tailor your repayments flexibly to fit your personal circumstances and affordability. Your may set your own weekly, fortnightly or monthly repayment amount, paying on an extended payment duration. Have in mind, that we won’t be releasing your picture portfolio, statement of attainment or qualification until your course is paid off.
Weekly, fortnightly and monthly minimum limits apply, please discuss this with us directly. To be able to offer you this flexibility, a additional surcharge of the course fees you want to defer through the Personalised Payment Plan (PPP) applies. A fair deal, following our vision to make education affordable and worthwhile. Please familiarise yourself with the PPP Terms & Conditions.
The Certificate III in Beauty Services is for students aiming to enter the beauty services industry and is funded by the Queensland Governments under the Certificate 3 Guarantee program available for eligible applicants.
You may receive a subsidy towards your certificate III qualification if you:
- Are 15 years or older and no longer in school
- Living in Queensland full time
- Are an Australian or New Zealand citizen, permanent resident, or temporary resident with the necessary visa or work permits
- And don’t currently have (or are enrolled in) a certificate 3 or higher level qualification.
Student eligible under the Certificate 3 Guarantee program will pay a reduced course fee set as the student co-contribution fee of only $4,420.
Students eligible for concessional funding will pay a student co-contribution fee of only $3,660. You are eligible for the concession price of a course if you are eligible for subsidised training, and are listed on an Australian Government Low Income Health Care Card or Pensioner Concession Card, if you are Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander, you hold a Department of Veterans’ Affairs Pensioner Concession Card, or if you have a disability.
The student co-contribution fee can be paid directly to AACM using one of our weekly, fortnightly or monthly payment plan options. Our campus staff can talk you through the available options. Please refer to our Course Fee, Withdrawal and Refund Policy in our policy section.
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What our students and graduates say about us
Small class sizes and wonderful teachers who are very supportive with assessments and willing to spend time with us to perfect things. Already had job opportunities through this course… I feel like they really want us to succeed.
We have great teachers who are still working in the field that know updated information and are passionate about what they do and helping us along the way and make it fun! Doing this course is the best decision I ever made, coming here twice a week is the highlight of my week.
I moved from Perth (to Brisbane) just so I could specifically study at this school. I haven’t regretted any of it; I’ve gained some great friends and have had so many great opportunities so far, I can’t wait for the next ones.
Start any time
Start any time by diving into your online learning materials straight away. Learn at your own pace using our online learning management system on your mobile, tablet or desktop computer.
On-campus training salon days
Every Thursday of the week at our Brisbane campus
As a Registered Training Organisation under ASQA (RTO 31527), our certificate and diploma level courses are nationally recognized qualifications, which are issued to students after successful completion of a course. The programs are structured in line with National Training Packages, for more information about us and our courses please visit training.gov.au. For more information about our regulatory body, please visit ASQA.
Some short courses offered from time to time may not be recognized courses. Please visit the relevant course pages on our webpage to find our more or contact us to clarify.