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Learn the art of hairdressing

Get started in the creative and dynamic field of hairdressing and be inspired by our qualified industry experts

When you have completed Certificate III in Hairdressing, you will have the confidence and ability to fulfil your dreams of working in the industry. Your journey will include practical skills such as design, colouring, foiling, men's and ladies cutting, long hair design and much more.
Some coursework will be conducted online and will require access to a computer or device with Windows 365 or Microsoft office and reliable internet

Chisholm salons emulate an industry salon environment which makes the learning journey more enjoyable and practical to salon life. Chisholm is a Pivot Point accredited school using the latest educational resources that can be accessed 24/7 throughout your course and with teachers who are fully Pivot Point accredited.

Berwick, Dandenong and Frankston. Four days per week, 9am to 3pm.
Mornington Peninsula. Three days per week 9am to 4:30pm.

The information on the page is for non-apprenticeship students only.  If you are an apprentice or employer of an apprentice, please view Certificate III in Hairdressing (SHB30416) - Apprenticeship information page.

Please note that, due to the COVID-19 pandemic and social distancing requirements, to continue your learning journey, this program will be delivered remotely where possible.

Participants will be required to engage with learning material online and via video conferencing software rather than attend classes. Refer to our COVID-19 Online Service Standards for details of minimum technical requirements and support available. While it is expected that the course duration will remain unchanged, it may be necessary to extend the completion date if circumstances change. Chisholm will be monitoring the situation closely and inform of any changes if the duration of a course is extended.

If you have any queries on a course delivery please contact our student information centre on 1300 244 746 or

Course code
On campus
Dandenong, Frankston, Berwick, Mornington Peninsula
Not available Online
Not available for International students
Full Time, 15 months.
Start dates
1 Feb, 19 April, 12 Jul (Berwick, Frankston Dandenong) Mornington Peninsula, Ongoing enrolments