Academies Australasia

Certificate III in Nail Technology (SHB30315)

Academies Australasia

Course details

CRICOS course code: 092337B

Level of study: Career Based/Vocational


These courses prepare you for the fast-paced world of beauty and hairdressing by a balanced delivery of classroom based theory and practical experience of working on real clients in our busy inner-city clinic and salon.

The Certificate III in Nail Technology SHB30315 provides you with the skills and confidence to provide a variety of nail services in a nail salon and retail environment.

The course includes competency units in interacting with customers, providing manicure and pedicure services, applying acrylic or gel nail enhancement, applying nail art and nail enhancement services.

Sample Units of Competencies

Core Units (SHB30315)

  • SHBBCCS001 Advise on beauty products and services
  • SHBBNLS001 Provide manicure and pedicare services
  • SHBBNLS002 Apply gel nail enhancements
  • SHBBNLS003 Apply acrylic nail enhancements
  • SHBBNLS004 Apply Nail Art
  • SHBBNLS005 Use electric file equipment for nail services
  • SHBBRES001 Research and apply beauty industry information
  • SHBXCCS001 Conduct salon financial transactions
  • SHBXCCS002 Provide salon services to clients
  • SHBXIND001 Comply with organisational requirements within a personal services environment
  • SHBXWHS001 Apply safe hygiene, health and work practices

Elective Units (SHB30315)

  • SHBBNLS006 Apply advanced nail art
  • BSBSMB304 Determine resource requirements for the micro business
  • SHBHIND003 Develop and expand a client base
  • SHBXPSM004 Develop a product and service range

Vocational / Employment Outcome:

Retail product sales/demonstration, nail salon, freelance nail artist, entertainment industry

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Course opportunities

Tuition Fees (AUD $): 8,000 for the entire course
Start date: Scheduled dates throughout the year
Duration: 34 weeks
Study mode: Full time

Brisbane School of Beauty

Level 3, 90-112 Queen Street
Queen Adelaide Building (Entrance via Adelaide Street or Burnett Lane) Brisbane Queensland 4000

Entry criteria

Students must have satisfactorily completed Year 11 or equivalent certificate of senior secondary education.

They also must have an overall General IELTS score of 5.5; or equivalent. If your level of English is insufficient, a suitable course at one of our English colleges can be arranged.


Academies Australasia
George Street Campus
Level 6, 505 George Street Sydney New South Wales 2000