(Please note displayed fees are for 2023 and may change for 2024.)
This course is available for both apprentices and non-apprentices. Learn with practical hands-on experience in our fully-equipped Hair Design Salon! Successful completion of the Certificate III in Hairdressing will give you the skills and knowledge you need to be employed as a hairdresser working as part of a team in a hairdressing environment. You will become competent in communicating in the workplace, consulting with clients, selling products and services, and designing and applying a broad range of technical hairdressing services on clients. You will possess a range of well-developed skills where discretion and judgement is required and be responsible for your own output.
**To successfully complete the Certificate III in Hairdressing you must complete 21 core units and 7 electives (28 in total).
*Subject to change with package updates.
- Apprentices: 1 day per week 8.30am-4.30pm, with 2 salon visits per year. Minimum 2 years. Monthly progress updates.
- Non-apprentices: 2 days per week for 2 years. Subject to you completing a Certificate II in Salon Assistant or equivalent qualification.** (18 months)
Successful completion of this course gives you a great pathway into further studies at Certificate IV level.
- On-campus – The majority of teaching and assessment is conducted on-campus
- McKoy Street, Wodonga Vic (Main campus)
When You Can Enrol
On-campus: July 2024 - apply via the ‘Apply Now’ button in the course information page.
** Note: Applicants must have completed Certificate II in Salon Assistant or equivalent qualification.
If the course is not available for online application, register your details via the ‘Enquire Now’ form to be notified when future dates are scheduled, or to chat to our friendly Customer Experience team.
Apprenticeship: You will enrol with Wodonga TAFE as part of your apprenticeship with your employer. The Australian Apprenticeship Support Network (AASN) is your first point of contact for queries about a traineeship or apprenticeship, www.australianapprenticeships.gov.au/about-aasn.
On campus (non-apprenticeship): 2 years. Apprenticeship: Minimum 2 years.
Non-apprenticeship (on campus): 2024 course intake commencing Monday 1 July - two days per week (Wednesdays & Thursdays), 9am-4pm.
Apprenticeship: 1 day per week 8.30am-4.30pm with monthly salon visits. Minimum 2 years
Apprenticeship Year 1 - Wednesdays on campus, 8.30am-4.30pm, with monthly salon visits. Minimum 2 years
Apprenticeship Year 2 - Tuesdays on campus, 8.30am-4.30pm, with monthly salon visits. Minimum 2 years
- Applicants must have completed Certificate II in Salon Assistant or equivalent qualification.
- Applicants must also attend an interview prior to course entry.
Placement to be arranged by the student over the period of training.
If you would like to become a ‘client’ of Wodonga TAFE Hairdressing please send an email to our department administration, EVS_Administration@wodongatafe.edu.au with the subject heading ‘client of Wodonga TAFE hairdressing.’