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SHB30115 Certificate III in Beauty Services

Course Overview:


Classes held: Wednesdays 9.15am to 4.30pm from February to November

This qualification reflects the role of individuals who are competent in interacting with customers, providing a range of beauty services which may include make-up, waxing, nail technology, lash and brow treatments, and demonstrating and selling retail skin care and other cosmetic products. Work would be undertaken in beauty therapy salons and in the wider beauty industry. This qualification is designed to reflect the role of those who perform some complex or non-routine activities involving individual responsibility or autonomy or collaboration with others as part of a team.

Students must have completed SHB20116 Certificate II in Retail Cosmetics and be attending Year 12 VCE/VCAL before enrolling in this course. Students attend Elly Lukas 1 day per week and can complete this qualification in 1 year.

Credit in VCE or VCAL:

Recognition of up to four units at Units 1 and 2 level and a Units 3 and 4 sequence.

ATAR Contribution : Students who receive a Units 3 and 4 sequence for SHB30115 Certificate III in Beauty Services from the VCE VET Hair and Beauty program will be eligible for an increment towards their ATAR (10% of the lowest study score of the primary four studies).

The increment is awarded by the Victorian Tertiary Admissions Centre (VTAC).

For further information on the VET & VCAL beauty programs see:

For further information on VCAL programs see:

For further information on obtaining credit for your VCE Schooling for VET programs see: https://www.vcaa.vic.edu.au/curriculum/vet/vet-vce-vcal/Pages/Index.aspx

To download the VCAA beauty program extract see: http://www.vcaa.vic.edu.au/Documents/vet/hairbeauty/ExtractHairBeauty2018.pdf

Enrolment in our VET / VCAL programs is restricted to students who attend Secondary Schools who have entered into a VET Purchasing Contract agreement with Elly Lukas. Secondary Schools who would like their Students to participate in our VET programs should contact the College Course Advisor for further details.

Interested Applicants (and their Parents / Guardians) should discuss the above options with their Secondary School VCE, VCAL or Pathway Coordinator.

Elly Lukas Application Process:

  • Click on the link: BOOK AN INFORMATION SESSION to make an appointment for a college tour / interview (applicant should attend with a parent / guardian). Applicants must display outstanding personal grooming and presentation.
  • During the interview / tour arrangements will be made for applicants to complete course observation.
  • Following successful observation, applicants may lodge their yellow enrolment form directly to Elly Lukas College and must advise their secondary school – VET / VCAL Pathways Coordinator of their enrolment.

VET + VCAL Makeup & Beauty

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