Course Start Date
29 Hours per week
- Nationally Recognised Training
- Apprenticeship Allowed
This qualification reflects the role of barbers who use a range of well-developed sales, consultation and technical skills and knowledge to provide a broad range of barbering services to clients. They use discretion and judgement to provide client services and take responsibility for the outcomes of their own work.
This qualification provides a pathway to work as a barber in any industry environment, usually a barber shop or salon.
No occupational licensing, certification or specific legislative requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.
This is a full-time face-to-face course. You will need to attend approximately 16 hours of class, over 3 days a week, for 36 weeks. As well as the in-class component, you will need to complete approximately 13 hours of other study per week.
Thursday is a salon day, and can be completed at TAFE or as work experience with a host employer, working on paying clients that suitably meets the needs of the proposed assessment outcomes.
You may also be required to complete approximately 1 hour of additional study each week outside of class hours, including private study, assignment preparation, research.
IS THIS COURSE RIGHT FOR YOU?
This course offering is designed for people who:
- have no experience as a Barber and would like to gain skills in order achieve a Certificate III Barbering qualification.
SERVICES AND STUDY SUPPORT
There are additional learning and study tools available for this course, including:
- LLN Support is organised for learners who are identified through RU Ready screening as having LLN levels lower than the requirements of this qualification.
We offer student services and study support to ensure you can achieve your goals. Learn about TAFE NSW Student Services
As a TAFE NSW student in this course, you will have access to:
- LinkedIn Learning (formerly Lynda.com)
- Studiosity - online access to a real life tutor
- Easy computing online short courses
- Access to local TAFE libraries
- Accessibility and Disability Support Services
- Access to Read&Write learning support software at TAFE and at home
This course is currently scheduled on Tuesday from 1.00pm to 5.00pm, Wednesday from 1.00pm to 9.30pm and Thursday from 9.00am to 3.00pm. This timetable may change and will be confirmed by your teacher.
This training is not subsidised by Government funding. There are no fee exemptions, concessions or subsidies available for this course.
Payment of course fee must be made PRIOR to commencement of learning activity.
You will need to provide for yourself the following resources which you will keep when you complete your study:
There is essential equipment/tools of trade and personal protective equipment (PPE) required for this qualification. Information will be available at orientation/first day of class and will cost approximately $450 - $500 from a supplier of your choice. The essential equipment becomes your physical property and will be retained by you on completion of training.
WH&S requirements for classes: Dress code is all BLACK, NO SHORTS or SINGLETS, and footwear must be closed-in shoes.
TAFE NSW Bankstown Barbers - T-shirts are recommended and can be purchased from the Hair and Beauty Store at Bankstown at an approximate cost of $30. Lockers are available and with a fee of $50 (refundable when key is returned)
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Recognition is a process of acknowledging previously completed qualifications, skills, knowledge or experience relevant to your course. This may reduce the amount of learning required, reduce your course fees and allow you to achieve your qualification faster.
Learn about Recognition at TAFE NSW Recognition
Enquire now for Semester 2 2020 and be notified when enrolments open.
TAFE NSW is open for business so to find out more information on this course including when it will start and how it will be delivered (face-to-face, in a virtual classroom, self-paced, online or a mixture), submit an online enquiry by clicking the Enquire Now button on this page. You can also call 131 601 during business hours* to chat with a member of our friendly customer service team.
* Our customer service team are available from Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm AEST.
|BSBSUS201||Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices|
|SHBHBAS001||Provide shampoo and basin services|
|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|
|SHBHCUT011||Design and maintain beards and moustaches|
|SHBHCUT012||Shave heads and faces|
|SHBHCUT013||Provide men's general grooming services|
|SHBHDES001||Dry hair to shape|
|SHBHIND001||Maintain and organise tools, equipment and work areas|
|SHBHIND003||Develop and expand a client base|
|SHBHTRI001||Identify and treat hair and scalp conditions|
|SHBXCCS001||Conduct salon financial transactions|
|SHBXCCS002||Provide salon services to clients|
|SHBXIND001||Comply with organisational requirements within a personal services environment|
|SHBXIND002||Communicate as part of a salon team|
|SHBXWHS001||Apply safe hygiene, health and work practices|
|SHBHBAS002||Provide head, neck and shoulder massages for relaxation|
|SHBHIND002||Research and use hairdressing industry information|
|SHBXCCS004||Recommend products and services|
|SIRRINV001||Receive and handle retail stock|
|SIRRMER001||Produce visual merchandise displays|
Whether you're a school leaver, an aspiring apprentice, looking to kickstart a career, or you're upskilling, reskilling, or re-training, there's a TAFE NSW course to give you the skills you need for the job you want.
500 Chapel Road, Bankstown
Phone 131 601
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