Certificate III in Hairdressing - Full Time

Institute: Toni and Guy School of Hairdressing

Code: SIH30111

Certificate III
Enrolment period
Four Intakes Per Year
1 year full time – 20 Hours Per week, face to face training. In addition you are expected to undertake self study of approx. 2-5 hours per week.

Course description


The TONI&GUY School of Hairdressing offers one of the most complete educations in hairdressing in Australia. TONI&GUY School of Hairdressing is a registered training organisation approved to deliver the nationally accredited SIH30111 Certificate III in Hairdressing.

The School of Hairdressing is centrally located on Oxford St, Paddington in the hub of Sydney’s fashion, art and cultural scene. The School has been developed to provide a superb experience through every dimension of your education, professionally appointed with lecture and tutorial rooms, a fully equipped technical suite, offering individual, hands-on learning in an intimate classroom environment, and a fully functioning, professional salon, affording students the opportunity to hone skills, explore their education and expand their experience with real clients.

All TONI&GUY educators have been in your position, understanding specifically your perspective and the education that will best suit your requirements. They also each maintain a career in hairdressing in various fields, from art direction to salon ownership and session work, enabling them to convey the very latest trends and education to you through their personal, current knowledge.

With an international network and the experience that comes with five decades of world-renowned talent, the TONI&GUY School of Hairdressing is the perfect platform from which to launch your career, wherever it may take you.

Course Core Units & Electives

SIHHBAS201A Perform shampoo and basin treatment services c
SIHHIND201A Maintain & organise tool equipment & work areas c
SIHHOHS201A Apply salon safety procedures c
SIRXIND101 Work effectively in a customer service environment c
SIRXCOM001A Communicate in the workplace c
SIHHHSC301A Apply the principles of hairdressing science c
SIHHHSC302A Identify and treat hair and scalp conditions c
SIHHHDS303A Design and apply short to medium-length hair length finishes c
SIHHHRS302A Perform chemical curling and volumising services c
SIHHHCS301A Design haircut structures c
BSBUS201A Participate in environmentally sustainable work practice c
SIXBXCCS201A Conduct financial transactions c
SIRXRPK002A Recommend hair/beauty/cosmetic products & services e
SIHHCLS302A Colour & Lighten hair c
SIHHHCS302A Apply one length and solid haircut structures c
SIHHHRS303A Perform chemical straightening & relaxing services c
SIHHHCS303A Apply graduated haircut structures c
SIHHHCS304A Apply layered haircut structures c
SIHHCLS303A Design & perform full & partial highlighting techniques c
SIHHIND304A Develop and expand a client base c
SIHHIND303A Coordinate clients and services c
SIHHHRS304A Perform protein straightening & relaxing services e
SIHHHDS304A Design and apply classic long hair up styles e
SIHHHCS305A Apply over-comb techniques c
SIHHHCS307A Combine structures for traditional & classic men’s haircut designs e
SIBXCCS202A Provides services to clients c
SIHHCCS302A Perform a full consultation c
SIHHCCS303A Respond to service related and technical problems c
SIHHCLS304A Neutralise unwanted hair colours & tones c
SIHHCLS305A Perform on scalp full head & re-touch services c
SIHHHCS306A Combine structures for current haircut designs e
SIHHCCS304A Plan services for special events e


As this is a nationally recognised qualification, you will be required to complete assessments for each of the units you are enrolled.

These assessments are usually:

  • Practicals where you are observed by an assessor
  • Small projects which involve researching product data
  • Short answer theory tests.

You must achieve a satisfactory result in all of these assessments to show that you have the competence to be job ready in a salon.


Australian residents:
There are no entry requirements to this qualification

International Students:
18 Years and over
IELTS 5.5 or higher


Australian residents – $18,000*
International – $23,780*
*includes all required equipment, assessment and resources

Extra info


TONI&GUY School of Hairdressing
255c OXford Street, Paddington

Provider Number: 40545
ABN: 15 069 284 457


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