Certificate III in Beauty Services

About this course

This qualification reflects the role of individuals employed as beauticians to provide a range of beauty services including nail, waxing, lash and brow, and make-up services.

These individuals possess a range of well-developed technical and customer service skills where discretion and judgement is required and are responsible for their own outputs. This includes client consultation on beauty products and services.

Work is typically conducted in beauty, waxing, brow and nail salons.

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Entry Requirements

There are no pre-requisites for entry to this qualification, however Far North Training & Consultancy has the following selection criteria for this course. The participant will be required before enrolling to complete a Language Literacy and Numeracy Assessment to determine what level of support the participant may need to assist them through their study program. Students must also wear closed in black shoes.


Program delivery is face to face in a small group training environment located in Mossman. An emphasis on practical real-world skills is provided within an operating beauty salon.


Program duration for a full time student is an average of 12 months. Some students may complete the course in a shorter time frame.


The program is delivered at Far North Training & Consultancy in the Enhanced Beauty salon at 11 Johnston Rd, Mossman

Award Issued

Students who successfully complete this nationally recognised training will be awarded the Qualification SHB30115 – Certificate III in Beauty Services.


Full Fee Paying: Qualification cost $4500.

Eligible students may take advantage of the Certificate 3 Guarantee, a new Queensland Government initiative. To see if you’re eligible, click HERE.

Core Units

  • SHBBBOS001
    Apply cosmetic tanning products
  • SHBBCCS001
    Advise on beauty products and services
  • SHBBFAS001
    Provide lash and brow services
  • SHBBHRS001
    Provide waxing services
  • SHBBMUP002
    Design and apply make-up
  • SHBBNLS001
    Provide manicure and pedicare services
  • SHBBRES001
    Research and apply beauty industry information
  • SHBXCCS001
    Conduct salon financial transactions
  • SHBXCCS002
    Provide salon services to clients
  • SHBXIND001
    Comply with organisational requirements within a personal services environment
  • SHBXWHS001
    Apply safe hygiene, health and work practices

Elective Units

  • SHBBHRS002
    Provide female intimate waxing services
  • SHBBMUP004
    Design and apply remedial camouflage make up
  • SHBBMUP003
    Design and apply make-up for photography
  • SHBBSKS001
    Pierce ear lobes