Certificate III in Hairdressing
Fast track your way into hairdressing by completing the Full Time Hairdressing Program which is designed to equip students with both theoretical knowledge and practical skills in all facets of the industry. You will have the opportunity for ‘hands-on’ experience in the college salon and in a wide variety of private salons giving you exposure to future employment prospects.
Our Hairdressing team is made up of 8 highly skilled individuals who have many years of both Hairdressing and teaching experience. Our salons are clean, modern, air-conditioned and you will use safe up to date equipment in accordance with safe work practices. We have a large client base which enables you to master the skills of hairdressing on a variety of clients in 3 fully equipped salons. This in turns provides you with a realistic training environment.
The fees include all your material costs, learning resources and equipment kits. You will receive your own hairdressing tools and headblocks to practice your skills on. There are no hidden costs.
In this course you will study the theoretical components of hairdressing, work in teams, perform practical tasks on headblocks, and perform the entire range of skills of clients in a salon situation.
Visual images and information about our team can be found at www.sqitstudent.tafe.net Follow the prompts to hairdressing. We will be pleased to answer any enquiries you may have about your future hairdressing career.
English Proficiency: IELTS 5.5 (with no individual band less than 5.0), AND
Must have completed Year 12 or equivalent with a Sound Achievement in English and Mathematics. or Non school-leavers are selected according to eligibility and merit, vocational experience, previous study and personal competencies are used to determine entry. or Successful completion of an Australian Qualifications Framework Certificate III or higher in any area of study requiring formal written communication and numeracy skills.
International student information
The Southern Queensland Institute is located in the agriculturally rich southern region of the state of Queensland, which is the second largest State (province) in Australia. Queensland has a strong tradition in providing high quality standards of education and training to both Australian and International students. The Institute has its directorate in the city of Toowoomba, which is just 1.5 hours drive from Brisbane (2 hours from the Airport). The Southern Queensland Institute has major campuses in Toowoomba, Roma, Warwick and Kingaroy, the four main centres throughout the region, with smaller campuses at Dalby, Stanthorpe, Chinchilla, Charleville and Cherbourg.
International students have access to a variety of support staff, for example: Course Coordinators, Student Counsellors, Learning Support Teachers and Library Officers. Services to international students include course enquiries, orientation programs, liaison with teachers, learning support and counselling staff. The Southern Queensland Institute of TAFE is committed to providing a quality educational experience in a totally supportive environment. Facilities that the Southern Queensland Institute of TAFE offers include Hair & Beauty Salons, Restaurant, computers and other learning resources in the library.
Teaching methods may combine face-to-face delivery, self-study and project work. Students may be required to complete work experience and/or field trips to be eligible for the program award. The majority of classes are conducted in air-conditioned venues, with access to training environments in specialised areas. Students may be required to sit for both open and closed book examinations and in some cases may be required to perform skills tests and/or oral presentations. Individual or group project work may also be used to determine competency. Other assistance for International students range from Program Information to Admission Procedures, Entry Requirements, Overseas Student Health Cover, public transport information and can refer students to other support services within and outside the Institute.
Full time: 73 Weeks (3 semesters OR approx 18 months)
Certificate III in Hairdressing
Recognition of Prior Learning
Recognition of Prior Learning is available where an applicant may have attained skills and knowledge equivalent to specific competencies through previous training, work experience or life experiences.
SQIT will recognise any AQF Qualification and/or Statement of Attainment issued by any other Registered Training Organisation. Credit Transfer may give you advanced standing (exemption) for parts of the course that you have successfully completed through Secondary School, Other Registered Training Providers of other TAFE courses.
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