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Course Details - SHB30115 Certificate III in Beauty Services (Northern Adelaide Senior College)

NASSSA TitleCertificate III in Beauty Services
QualificationSHB30115 Certificate III in Beauty Services
RTOColour Cosmetica Academy (National Code 40055)
Host OrganisationNorthern Adelaide Senior College
Course Length2 Semesters (1 year)
4 Terms
Course DescriptionThis course is for students who are seeking a full qualification and wanting to enter and work in the dynamic world of Beauty. You will gain a variety of beauty skills and techniques, such as providing beauty and makeup services to clients with exciting and professional leading beauty skills in lash and brow services including shaping and colouring, cosmetic tanning for bronzed, flawless and glowing skin, manicure and pedicure daily rituals, and how to get professional-looking results with popular hair removal waxing methods that are best for your clients, working on the face and body. Together with Makeup skills and techniques focusing on the everyday makeup, special events makeup, makeup for men, makeup for teens, makeup for aging skin, bridal makeup, the exciting world of high fashion and high definition and advanced creative fashion forward makeup. Anatomy and physiology, infection control principles and practices, the latest on skincare, colour theory, tools of trade, client consultations, professional image, selling products and services, the business of beauty and makeup and operating POS equipment will also be a focus. During the course you will work both as a part of a team and individually. • You will meet a range of different people and will work standing for extended periods of time. • You will need to enjoy practical work and working with other students. • This is high in practical studies with 60% practical and 40% theory. • Students will be required to keep a portfolio of evidence in the form of photographs of all their work. • Competencies will require students to complete theory assignments and assessments. • A logbook will be used to keep record of all work completed and practical assessments. • Students will work on each other when learning new skills. • Students will be required to wear flat, closed in shoes during the course and have a professional industry image. • Students will be required to wear the Colour Cosmetica Academy uniform - Black Colour Cosmetica Academy T – Shirt with black pants or pencil length skirt.
PathwaysFrom this course you can further your studies in: SHB30215- Certificate III in Make-Up, SHB30315- Certificate III in Nail Technology, SHB30416- Certificate III in Hairdressing, SHB30516- Certificate III in Barbering, SHB40115- Certificate IV in Beauty Therapy, SHB50115- Diploma of Beauty Therapy, Traineeship and Apprenticeship Pathways.
Entry RequirementsN/A
Other RequirementsStudents are expected to wear black, fully enclosed shoes, Colour Cosmetica Academy T-shirt (which will be provided after start date) with black pants or knee length black skirt, hair tied back if long or presented in an industry manner, with good hygiene. Students must always bring a black, blue and red pen, highlighters, notepaper, diary, folders with plastic sleeves and required textbooks to every session. Students will need to purchase their kit by the end of the first week and bring it to every lesson. If students have a laptop it is recommended to bring it to every class (Wifi will be provided). It will be the students’ responsibility to care for their own belongings.
Delivery Location(s)Colour Cosmetica Academy, 20D John Street, SALISBURY, SA, 5108
Dates and Times36 weekly sessions at Colour Cosmetica Academy on Thursdays from 09:00 until 15:00.
Commencement date 04/02/21.
Work Placement0 days
SACE DetailsSACE Stage 2, 70 SACE credits
636 Nominal Hours (Maximum of 70 Stage 2 SACE Credits achievable as per SACE Board VET Recognition Register)
Units Of Competency
CoreSHBBBOS001Apply cosmetic tanning products16 nominal hours
 SHBBCCS001Advise on beauty products and services30 nominal hours
 SHBBFAS001Provide lash and brow services15 nominal hours
 SHBBHRS001Provide waxing services85 nominal hours
 SHBBMUP002Design and apply make-up45 nominal hours
 SHBBNLS001Provide manicure and pedicare services50 nominal hours
 SHBBRES001Research and apply beauty industry information20 nominal hours
 SHBXCCS001Conduct salon financial transactions25 nominal hours
 SHBXCCS002Provide salon services to clients40 nominal hours
 SHBXIND001Comply with organisational requirements within a personal services environment45 nominal hours
 SHBXWHS001Apply safe hygiene, health and work practices40 nominal hours
ElectiveSHBBMUP003Design and apply make-up for photography30 nominal hours
 SHBBMUP004Design and apply remedial camouflage make-up*30 nominal hours
  SHBBFAS002Provide facial treatments and skin care recommendations120 nominal hours
 SHBBMUP006Design and apply creative make-up45 nominal hours
Nominal hours are used for SACE purposes and are not reflective of actual delivery hours
Training Cost$4,100.00 including GST
Schools are now invoiced per semester for the units that the students are registering into, rather than a percentage of the total cost. Cost includes a Colour Cosmetica T-shirt, text books & workbooks.

Colour Cosmetica Academy prefer that students have their own laptop for all theory online study with eBook upload.
Other Costs$725.00 including GST
Make-up Kit $275.00

Beauty Kit $300.00

Make-Up Brushes $150.00
Cost NotesDepartment for Education Non-NASSSA students enrolling will incur a $50.00 additional Administration fee (Full year course – pro rata for semester/term courses). Non-Department for Education students enrolling will incur a $250.00 administration fee. (Full year course – pro rata for semester/term courses) Enrolments for both these groups of students MUST be done through the WebVET Administrator.
Number Of StudentsMinimum    10
Maximum   20
Selection ProcessTalk to your school VET Coordinator.
Orientation DetailsCourse orientation occurs during the first training session..
Public TransportWalking distance from Salisbury Interchange
Contact PersonMs Rebecca Faraone, Phone 8232 9588, Mobile 0403 530 790, Email
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