Cert III in Barbering SHB30516

This Dynamic Industry had returned …..Become qualified and join some of industries best Barbers to show your talent.

Creative Edge Training  is a Registered Training Organisation (RTO number 41497) registered with the Australian Skills Quality Authority. Creative Edge Training is proud to offer the SHB30516 Certificate III in Barbering .

This  comprehensive and inspiring learning experience covers all the foundations required for this entry level qualification and will provide you with the skills and qualification to call yourself a Barber.

We educate our students using customised Creative Edge Training resources supported by specially designed Barber Bootcamps facilitated by Australia’s Barber Connect NO 1 Barber of the Year in 2016  #Clipperkayne.

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On successful completion, learners will be employable as skilled Barbers in Industry

A Creative Edge Training Certificate III in Barbering qualifies you to become a practiced Barber covering everything the industry requires such as general grooming, precision cutting, clipper skills including tracks and carving, shaving heads and faces and colouring the hair.

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Creative Edge Training is responsible under the National Vocational Education and Training Regulator Act 2011 for the quality of the training and assessment being delivered in this course and for the issuance of all AQF certificates. These competencies have been drawn from the nationally endorsed industry training package the SHB Hairdressing Training Package. On successfully completing the training and assessment, the SHB30516 Certificate IV in Hairdressing qualification will be issued. A transcript listing all units of competency will also be issued. The qualification and units of competency are nationally recognised and provide individuals with a valuable qualification that can be applied throughout Australia and the wider Hairdressing community. Creative Edge Training will issue a qualification within 30 days of the final assessment being completed.

Entry requirements

There are no specified entry requirements for this qualification.



Full time

This course will be offered as a 9 month course, 4 Days per week with a combination of Bootcamps to fast track your learning.

Part Time

3 Days per week – 12 months
2 days per week – 18 months

An Industry component will be offered to ensure you have actual Barber shop experience and learn from some of Industries experts and ensuring you have real life experience with prospective employment opportunities.
The exception applies if applicants have achieved competence prior to commencement or apply for RPL.
The course units (clusters) are sequenced in a way that allows a logical progression. Participants will be provided with professionally presented reference material to assist them to develop their knowledge of the subject.

Alternatively, participants who have pre-existing skills and knowledge may be able to complete the course in a shorter duration.

Intake Dates:

  • February 6th & 7th
  • June 25th
  • Rolling intakes can also be discussed, for further information please call.


Certificate III in Hairdressing upgrade to SIH30516 Certificate III in Barbering

This course is offered as a part time course with a combination of Bootcamps to fast track your learning form Industries best. With an Industry component this will ensure you have the confidence and skills to take back to your clients or become a Barber expert in your field and ensuring you have real life experience with prospective employment opportunities.
Please talk to our Team to discuss an individual timetable to suit your employment needs.


Already working in a Barber shop?

We offer a Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) service to achieve the qualification without having to revisit skills you may have.


Work in a Salon and want to upgrade your skills to Barbering?

Join us together with Industry professions to polish and extend your existing skills in one of our Barber Bootcamps

Barber Bootcamps


A Kit will be supplied on at your enrollment and will include High quality Industry specific  tools.


Updates or additional courses will be added throughout the year which will be communicated via Email communication, Facebook & Instagram

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