Hair and Beauty

SHB30315 Certificate III in Nail Technology

Enhance your career with new skills in nail technology or take your existing proficiency to the next level.  Among other skills, you will learn to undertake manicures and pedicures, Identify nail and skin disorders, and apply acrylic and gel enhancements which could help you gain employment as a nail technician.

Nail services are a growing industry. Nail technicians can work in full-service beauty salons or specialised nail salons. After completing the nail technology course, you will have the skills and training to be able to apply for jobs in a salon, beauty clinic or health resort or run your own small business.

Dates and Times

Campbell Street Campus

  • Next Intake:  June 2018
  • Venue:  Hairdressing, Level 3, 75 Campbell Street, Hobart
  • Contact us on 1300 655 307 to express your interest

Alanvale Campus

  • Next Intake:  February 2019
  • Venue: C Block, Alanvale Campus, Alanvale Road, Newnham
  • Contact us on 1300 655 307 to express your interest

The professional nail kit is from Artistic Nail Design, a leading Global supplier of quality nail products to the professional beauty industry.


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Fees and Payments

Full Fee:   $1,335
Full Fee Concession:  $370
Subsidised Fee:   $1,113
Subsidised Concession:  $310

Plus Kit, Uniform and Books:  $1,295

Because the Government provides generous levels of support to enable TasTAFE to offer much of its training on a subsidised basis, you may not have to pay the maximum fee. Your eligibility for a fee subsidy or a concession will be determined at the time of enrolment, and your overall tuition fee will depend on your individual circumstances.

Please note the majority of people who have not completed a Certificate III or above in the last five years are subsidised students

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No entry level requirements. Students must have sufficient literacy, numeracy and visual interpretation skills as well as good people skills.

Qualification Requirements

SHB30315 Certificate III in Nail Technology requires successful completion of 15 units of competency, comprising of 11 core units and 4 elective units.


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