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SSSHB0001

Barbering Skill Set

Build a career you can count on and expand your skills into the barbering space

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NEXT INTAKE On campus: Robina Start date: 23 Jan 2023 Duration: Part time 6 months
STUDY LOCATIONS Greater Brisbane Gold Coast Darling Downs and South West
WAYS TO STUDY On campus
WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Full Fee
$2,135

Course overview

If you are current in industry and wanting to expand your skills in the barbering space this is the course for you.

Ideally it's designed for existing Managers/ Employers/ Employees in the Hairdressing industry that have completed Certificate III in Hairdressing. Apprentices and Direct Entry students near completion can also enrol to add the barbering skills to their portfolio.

 

Course outcome:

Statement of Attainment

What you will study

The successful achievement of this skill set requires you to complete all 4 core and 1 elective units from the list below. The below units form part of SHB30516 - Certificate III in Barbering

  • UNIT CODE
  • UNIT NAME

  • UNIT CODE
  • SHBHCUT009
    Cut hair using freehand clipper techniques
    UNIT CODE :
    SHBHCUT009
    Unit description :
    This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to consult with clients and analyse hair and facial characteristics to design, recommend and complete complementary haircuts using freehand clipper techniques.

    Pre-requisite unit :
    SHBHCUT001
  • UNIT NAME
  • Cut hair using freehand clipper techniques

  • UNIT CODE
  • SHBHCUT001
    Design haircut structures
    UNIT CODE :
    SHBHCUT001
    Unit description :
    This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to develop 2-D visual representations and plans for solid form, graduated and increased and uniform layered haircut structures. This enables hairdressers to visualise the components of finished haircut structures as aids to planning and completing haircuts.
  • UNIT NAME
  • Design haircut structures

  • UNIT CODE
  • SHBHCUT012
    Shave heads and faces
    UNIT CODE :
    SHBHCUT012
    Unit description :
    This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to complete face and head shaves after analysing the client's head, face and hair characteristics for impacting factors.
  • UNIT NAME
  • Shave heads and faces

  • UNIT CODE
  • SHBHCUT013
    Provide men's general grooming services
    UNIT CODE :
    SHBHCUT013
    Unit description :
    This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to consult with clients and provide a range of general men’s grooming services including trimming eyebrow and ear hair and shaving the neck under a beard. These enhancement services are usually offered in conjunction with haircutting services.
  • UNIT NAME
  • Provide men's general grooming services

Ways to study
CAMPUS START DATES DURATION WORKLOAD STUDY MODE WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Ipswich
Anytime
up to 6 months
Part time up to 3 days per week
Classroom
  • Full fee: $2,135
CAMPUS START DATES DURATION WORKLOAD STUDY MODE WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Robina
23 Jan 2023
Part time 6 months
Part time 1 day per week
Tuesday
Classroom
  • Full fee: $2,135
CAMPUS START DATES DURATION WORKLOAD STUDY MODE WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Toowoomba
Anytime
up to 6 months
Part time up to 3 days per week
Classroom
  • Full fee: $2,135

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Barbering Skill Set (SSSHB0001)

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Barbering Skill Set

COURSE CODE: SSSHB0001
Payment Options

How can I pay for this course?

No matter what your circumstances, TAFE Queensland has a payment option to suit you. If you are unsure of what’s right for you, get in touch. We’re here to help. 

Payment plan

If you have difficulty paying for the full cost of a course upfront, you may be eligible for a payment plan.

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Upfront payment

This may be the full fee for the course, or the student contribution amount if you are eligible for a subsidy or concession.

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Selection criteria

Designed for existing Managers/Employers/Employees who have completed a Certificate III in Hairdressing and who are wanting to expand their skills in Barbering.

It is also highly recommended that you have successfully completed Year 10 (or equivalent).

If you're under 17 years of age, special enrolment conditions may apply.

Resources required

No specific resources are required to successfully complete this course.

It is recommended that students have access to a reliable internet connection to access TAFE Queensland's online learning system Connect, and a computer with up-to-date software, including Microsoft Office, Adobe Acrobat Reader and Adobe Flash Player. This equipment and software is available for students to use at all TAFE Queensland locations.

Pathways

University pathways

If you want to go on to further study at university, TAFE Queensland has a pathway option to get you there. In many cases, completing one of our diplomas may give you a full year of credit towards a degree with one of our partner universities.

Learn more about University Pathways

  • James Cook University
  • Southern Cross University
  • University of Canberra
  • Griffith University
  • Queensland University of Technology
  • Federation University
  • University of Southern Queensland

How to Apply

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If you're ready to get started, simply hit the Apply Now button on your preferred course information page and get your application underway online. 

Course Disclaimer

All information was accurate at time of publication, however TAFE policies, tuition fees and course content is subject to change without notice. Course commencement is dependent on sufficient enrolment numbers. Timetable information is subject to change prior to commencement and/or during the duration of your course.