SACE Certificate III IN Nail Technology (SHB30321)


This qualification is required to work as a Nail Technician. 
Through the program Leaners will be guided by our industry trainers and will learn, manicure & pedicures, electric file equipment, PolyGel sculpted nails, Acrylics and get creative with loads of Nail Art and Enhancements. Work health and safety, social media and working in professionally within the industry are all included in the comprehensive program.
Learners will gain the skills, knowledge and confidence through practical learning in our student salon located onsite at the academy to prepare for the workplace. e-Learning  system is used to support all aspect of the program. 
 Job outcomes include working in a Salon Environment or Self Employment.

*RPL is assessed at enrolment and is calculated on each person’s previous experience and qualifications.

Salon Placement

To fulfil the requirements of the qualification, students are required to complete a variety of services in our Student Salon at the Academy. This needs to be on variety of clients to demonstrate and apply the practical skills and knowledge and complete the assessment requirements. Students will be able “Book In” to the students salon once confident to complete the assessment. This done at the each students own pace.

Course Intake


Month August

Thursdays (Catholic & Independent School Students Only)

Times 9.00am – 3.00pm 
Commences 01/08/2024

Mode of Delivery

Face to Face with Salon Placement

Units of Competency

Core Units
  • SHBBBOS007 Apply Cosmetic Tanning Products
  • SHBBCCS005 Advise on beauty products and services

    SHBBFAS004 Provide Lash & Brow Services

  • SHBBHRS010 Provide Waxing Services
  • SHBBMUP009 Design and Apply Make-up
  • SHBBNLS007 Provide manicure and pedicure services
  • SHBBNLS011 Use electric file equipment for nail service
  • SHBBRES003 Research and apply beauty industry information
  • SHBXCCS007 Conduct salon financial transactions
  • SHBXCCS008 Provide salon services to clients
  • SHBXIND003 Comply with organizational requirements within

    a personal services environment

  • SHBXWHS003 Apply safe hygiene, health and work practices
  • SIRXOSM002 Maintain ethical and professional standards

    when using social media and online platforms

  • SIRXSLS001 Sell to the retail customer



Elective Units
    • SHBBINF002 Maintain infection control standards
    • SHBBMUP011 Design and apply remedial camouflage make-up
    • SHBBMUP008 Apply eyelash extensions
    • SIRXOSM003 Use social media and online tools


Applicants must be in at least Year 10 and currently enrolled in secondary school

Incidental Expenses 

$500.00 – Nail Kit

Total $500.00 


Course Fees

$3000.00 – Course Fee


Flexible payment options available through our finance partner for “study now pay later” option. Full course fee and Incidentals can be financed in manageable instalments. Contact us today for more information.

RPL Discounts apply for students who have previously qualifications  – Please enquire for pricing

*Weekly Payment plan available 

RTO Number: 2316