About the course

About the course

Our barbering course will help you gain the skills of a barber in a range of areas including sales, consultation skills, technical skills and knowledge to provide a broad range of barbering services to clients.

You'll also learn to use discretion and judgement to provide client services, and take responsibility for the outcomes of your own work.

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Intake Dates & Course Length


February, April, May, July and September

Part time: 2-3 years (approximately) (the time taken to complete this course will vary depending on your input)

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Career Outcomes


After successful completion of our barbering course you can apply for employment opportunities as a barber in any industry environment, usually a barber shop or salon

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Entry Requirements


APPRENTICESHIP ENTRY REQUIREMENTS 

To apply for this course, you must also be registered with an Australian Apprenticeship Support Network Provider and have a training contract with an employer. 

We can provide information and support on how to apply for an apprenticeship with an employer listed by an Australian Apprenticeship Support Network Provider. Contact the Skills & Jobs Centre on (03) 8892 1350 or email sajc.elgar@boxhill.edu.au.

PRE-TRAINING REVIEW

To assist prospective students to determine whether a course is suitable and appropriate for the individual needs, Box Hill Institute will assess all students’ language, literacy and numeracy and digital literacy by asking you to undertake a self-assessment review prior to the enrolment.

A course advisor will discuss the outcomes of the review and make recommendations about whether the course is suitable for you, and identify additional support where required.

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Direct entry (with an active Delta)

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Pathways & Accreditation


After successful completion you can apply for entry into Certificate III in Hairdressing or Diploma of Salon Management

This course is government accredited and has national recognition

The qualification is aligned with the Australian Qualification Framework (AQF) level 3

Fees & Finance Options


This training is provided to eligible individuals with funds made available by the Commonwealth and Victorian Governments

Tuition Fee Type Estimated Annual Fee
Apprentice Gov. Subsidised $900.00
Apprentice Concession $180.00
Full Tuition Fee $4,650.00
Service Fees Estimated Annual Fees
Service & Amenities*$155.00
Core Skills Support**$75.00
Annual Material Fees$325.00
Retain Course Items***$1360.00
* Does not apply to VETDSS or Short course students.

** Does not apply to VETDSS, International students, Short Courses, Graduate Degrees , or re-enrolling students who re-enrol in the same course.

***Retained Course Items are purchased by the student once prior to commencing. The course items bought by the student become the property of the student. Such items retain a generic application for other purposes outside the student's course of study (e.g. textbooks).

Annual student tuition & material fees as published are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment. Fees listed are for 2019 and may increase annually over the duration of delivery. Advertised start dates and delivery locations are subject to viable student numbers. For more information please contact our Course Advisors on 1300 BOX HILL.
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Course Structure


Completion of 26 units, including 21 core and 5 elective units.

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