Obtain your apprenticeship in hairdressing

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

When you have successfully completed Certificate III in Hairdressing, you will have the confidence and ability to provide a variety of hairdressing services to your clients. Your journey will include practical skills such as design, colouring, foiling, men's and ladies cutting, long hair design and much more.

This apprenticeship program enables you to earn while studying Certificate III in Hairdressing. Chisholm is a fully accredited Pivot Point school allowing us to use state of the art resources both on campus, off campus and online. Our salons emulate an industry salon environment which makes the learning journey more enjoyable and practical to salon life. Chisholm hairdressing teachers are fully Pivot Point accredited.

This is a practical qualification with a lot of hands-on assessment that students need to complete to pass. All skills assessments are required to be carried out on paying members of the public.

Students are responsible for sourcing their own practice and assessment models. Teachers can provide guidance on how to create social media posts and the information on available platforms.

Berwick, Dandenong and Frankston: One day per week (Monday, Tuesday or Wednesday) 9am - 4pm
Mornington Peninsula: One day per week (Tuesday) 9am - 4pm

The information on the page is for apprenticeship students only.  If you are not an apprentice please view our course page Certificate III in Hairdressing (SHB30416) - Non-apprenticeship.

Course code
Delivery location
Berwick, Dandenong, Frankston, Mornington Peninsula
Not available for International students
Part Time, 26 months.
Start dates
30 Jan, 4 Mar, 15 Apr, 3 Jun, 15 Jul, 26 Aug, 7 Oct

Please note: Students may be required to undertake an assessment of their literacy and numeracy as part of their application process.

Nationally Recognised Training logoChisholm is a Registered Training Organisation (RTO) and provides Nationally Recognised Training (NRT). This means you can be assured that our training will provide you with a qualification that is recognised and respected across Australia.

Chisholm courses are subject to minimum and maximum group numbers. Courses may be cancelled or postponed if minimum numbers are not achieved by the start date of the course. Courses may close prior to the start date if the maximum numbers are reached. In that situation, eligible applicants will be offered a place in the next available intake.