SHB30315 Certificate III in Nail Technology

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Course description

A Certificate III in Nail Technology SHB30315 is a perfect for students wanting to learn how to work in a nail salon. This is a practical qualification where students gain real work skills. They graduate with a basic understanding of skin and nail anatomy and know how to perform manicures, pedicures, natural and artificial nail treatments.

The Certificate II in Nail Technology SHB30315 is a nationally recognised training qualification and part of the official Beauty Training Package.

Nationally recognised

Average duration

12 months

Online or Distance

On-campus or Workplace

Suitable For

This course is ideal for people who have the following knowledge, skills or abilities:

Arm-Hand Steadiness

Keep your hand or arm steady.

Customer and Personal Service

Such as understanding customer needs, providing good quality service, and measuring customer satisfaction.

Finger Dexterity

Put together small parts with your fingers.

Service Orientation

Looking for ways to help people.

Outcomes

This course can help you get a job as:

Job TitleAvg Salary
Beautician$1,050 weekly pay
Retail Assistant$960 weekly pay
Nail Technician$850 weekly pay

This course can help you progress to:

Job TitleAvg Salary
Salon Manager$1,340 weekly pay
Store Manager$1,350 weekly pay
Cosmetic Nurse$1,250 weekly pay
Department Manager$1,350 weekly pay
Retail Manager$1,350 weekly pay

Subjects

You will be required to complete a number of units of competencey for this qualifiation. Example units have been provided below but may vary for each provider.

SHBBCCS001
Advise on beauty products and services

This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to advise clients on a range of professional beauty products and services. It requires the ability to investigate products and services, interpret information, identify client beauty needs and explain available beauty products and services.

SHBBNLS001
Provide manicure and pedicare services

This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to provide services and advice to clients requiring hand, foot and nail care. It requires the ability to recognise relevant contraindications and conditions, to understand the structure and function of hands, feet and nails and the effects of treatments and products, and to select and provide services and advice to meet the objectives of the client.

SHBBNLS002
Apply gel nail enhancements

This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to apply, maintain and remove gel nails to meet client needs. It requires the ability to consult with clients, select suitable products and techniques, and apply gel nail enhancements that include overlays, colour gel, refills, tips, and French.

SHBBNLS003
Apply acrylic nail enhancements

This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to apply, maintain and remove acrylic nails. It requires the ability to consult with clients, select suitable products and techniques, and apply acrylic nail enhancement that includes overlays, refills, tips, and French.

SHBBNLS004
Apply nail art

This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to apply a range of nail art designs. It requires the ability to consult with clients, select suitable products and techniques, and apply hand painted designs, decals, or jewellery for finger or toe nails.

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Government funding

The Australian government provides funding to help students who are completing the SHB30315 Certificate III in Nail Technology. The type of funding you receive depends on the state that you live in.

There are eligibility requirements for each type of funding. Enquire with a course provider to check your eligibility.

Payment options

Interest free payment plan
Most course providers offer flexible payment options for the SHB30315 Certificate III in Nail Technology such as weekly, bi-monthly, or monthly interest-free payments for those who do not wish (or are unable) to pay their tuition fees outright. There is usually a discount for those who pay their tuition fees upfront. Enquire with a course provider to find out more.

Benefits of nationally recognised training

This is a nationally recognised course delivered by Registered Training Organisations (RTOs). RTOs are strictly regulated by the Australian Skills Quality Authority (ASQA). This guarantees you will be studying a quality-assured and nationally recognised qualification.

Recognition of Prior Learning
RTOs are also able to offer Recognition of Prior Learning for work experience or formal qualifications you may have undertaken to shorten the time you have to study. Ask a course provider for more details during the enrolment process.

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These course providers offer the SHB30315 Certificate III in Nail Technology:

Demi International
On Campus
Baxter Institute
Online / On Campus
The French Beauty Academy
On Campus
Colour Cosmetica Academy
On Campus