Short Courses

Fun with Nails

Do you love playing with nail polish .This workshop is all about colour and having fun. We teach you the skills to paint like a pro and decorate the nails using your creative flair, lots of bling and diamante’s involved also the creative art of hand drawn pictures.

Fun with Nails - Port Macquarie
Interested? Dates TBA
09:00 - 15:00
$165
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Look Good - Feel Good

Do you want to learn which are the best colours for your complexion? We can guide you through how to choose and apply makeup
 that will enhance your features as well as styling your own hair.
 This is a wonderful workshop to give you everyday confidence. 

Look Good - Feel Good - Port Macquarie
4 sessions - Tue, Wed 13 Nov - 21 Nov 18
17:30 - 20:30
$295
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Beauty Diploma Pathway

This is a unique, three-part program especially designed to prepare students to transition seamlessly to the completion of SHB50115 Diploma in Beauty Therapy.

In Part One, as you embark on your hands-on learning journey, you will have support to enhance or improve your study skills and develop a firm footing for future career opportunities by building vital skills in small business development and management, putting you ahead of the game. In Part One, students will complete FSK20113 Certificate II in Skills for Work and Vocational Pathways.

Part Two will see you move to SHB30115 Certificate III in Beauty Services, taking your studies to the next level in preparation for the Diploma.

In Part Three you will complete your Pathway and tackle the remaining units from SHB50115 Diploma in Beauty Therapy, confident and prepared for the challenge of study at the Diploma level with credit transfers for units already completed in parts one and two.

This training is subsidised by the NSW Government. The price below applies to students who are eligible for Community Service Obligation (CSO) funding.

If you answer yes to the following questions, you may be eligible:

  • 15 years old or over?
  • no longer at school?
  • living or working in NSW?
  • an Australian citizen, Australian permanent resident, Australian permanent humanitarian visa holder or New Zealand citizen?
  • Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander or;
  • Government Benefit Recipient
 
If you answered 'Yes' to the questions above, please contact the College to confirm your eligiblity.

To enrol in this course you require a Unique Student Identifier (USI).

Beauty Diploma Pathway - Coffs Harbour
156 sessions-Mon,Tue,Wed 8 Oct 18-13 Nov 19
17:30 - 21:00
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Hairdressing Pathway

Get aboard the Mid North Coast’s newest, funkiest, most boutique Hairdressing training course on offer. Join us in our new, real working salon training environment where you will work on real clientele. The select few will be trained by leading industry specialist educators. Our students will be able to access hands-on workshops, showcasing the latest techniques through specialised seminars with exclusive support from leaders from the world-wide Hairdressing Industry.
This training will turn you into a creative, technically skilled professional, ready for exciting new opportunities for work or for the world of salon ownership or management.

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To enrol in this course you require a Unique Student Identifier (USI).
 

Hairdressing Pathway - Port Macquarie
39 sessions - Mon,Tue,Wed 24 Sep 18 - 23 Jan 19
09:00 - 16:00
$300
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Trendz - Pierce Ears

To complete this unit you will be taught the relevant health and hygiene regulations, requirements and skin penetration legislations. It will include consulting with clients and agreeing on selection and placement of earrings. Included is recognising and managing contraindications and adverse effects.
participants in this course will, upon successful completion, receive a statement of attainment for SHBBSK001 Pierce Ear Lobes which is recognised by the Beauty Industry across Australia.

To enrol in this course you require a Unique Student Identifier (USI)

Trendz - Pierce Ears - Port Macquarie
Coming Soon - Dates TBA
17:30 - 21:30
$250
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Trendz - Apply Makeup

This unit will give you the skills to conduct a full consultation. Analysing the client’s skin, face shape, performing a skin care routine for different types of skin including skin type, colour tone and undertone. Day, night and glamour makeup, plus application of false eyelashes. 
Participants in this course will, upon successful completion, receive a statement of attainment for SHBBMUP002 Design and apply make-up which is recognised by the Beauty Industry across Australia.

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This training is subsidised by the NSW Government - The listed price applies to students who are eligible for Community Service Obligation (CSO) funding.

If you answer yes to the following questions, you may be eligible:

  • 15 years old or over?
  • no longer at school?
  • living or working in NSW?
  • an Australian citizen, Australian permanent resident, Australian permanent humanitarian visa holder or New Zealand citizen?
  • Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander or;
  • Government Benefit Recipient
 
If you answered 'Yes' to the questions above, please contact the College to confirm your eligiblity.

To enrol in this course you require a Unique Student Identifier (USI).

Trendz - Apply Makeup - Port Macquarie
12 sessions - Mon 22 Oct - Tues 27 Nov 18
17:30 - 21:30
$1200
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Trendz - Makeup for Photography

This unit will give you the skills and knowledge to be able to perform make up, while establishing areas of the face that require corrective makeup, for a photographic shoot whether in a studio or out on set.
Establishing conditions, settings and lighting. Establishing area of the face that require corrective makeup. Designing plans for client’s photographers or stylists.
Participants in this course will, upon successful completion, receive a statement of attainment for SHBBMUP003 Design and apply make up for photography which is recognised by the Beauty Industry across Australia.
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To enrol in this course you require a Unique Student Identifier (USI).

Trendz - Makeup for Photography - Port Macquarie
6 sessions -Mon 3 Dec - Tues 18 Dec 18
17:30 - 21:30
$400
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National Qualifications

Certificate II in Retail Cosmetics (SHB20116)

This qualification reflects the role of retail sales personnel involved in a defined range of tasks to sell and demonstrate beauty or cosmetic products. They follow known routines and procedures and work under direct supervision.

This qualification provides a pathway to work as a retail sales consultant in any business that sells beauty or cosmetic products and services. This can include beauty and hairdressing salons, retail outlets and department stores.

Whilst we are not currently delivering Certificate II in Retail Cosmetics as a full qualification, a pathway program may be available for this industry through FSK10113 Certificate I in Access to Vocational Pathways, please contact the college for more information or download a sample flyer here

The abovementioned pathway program is subsidised by the NSW Government - If you answer 'Yes' to the following four questions you may be eligible for a concession and can check your fee HERE:

Are you:

  • 15 years old or over?
  • no longer at school?
  • living or working in NSW?
  • an Australian citizen, Australian permanent resident, Australian permanent humanitarian visa holder or New Zealand citizen?

If you did not answer 'Yes' to all four questions, please contact SkillsLink Training directly, to determine your correct course fee.


To enrol in this qualification you require a Unique Student Identifier (USI).


 

Certificate III in Beauty Services (SHB30115)

SHB30115 Certificate III in Beauty Services covers everything you need to know to become a beauty therapist. Learn how to design and apply makeup, provide salon services to clients, and conduct salon business. 
This course is suitable for those seeking a career in beauty therapy, or anyone wishing to gain skills and knowledge as a hobby or small business opportunity.
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In order to address industry needs for graduates to possess stronger small business skills, students may be required to study BSB30115 Certificate III in Business (Beauty) parallel to this qualification with some credit transfers for units common to both qualifications
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This training is subsidised by the NSW Government - If you answer 'Yes' to the following four questions you are eligible for a concession and can check your fee HERE:

Are you:

  • 15 years old or over?
  • no longer at school?
  • living or working in NSW?
  • an Australian citizen, Australian permanent resident, Australian permanent humanitarian visa holder or New Zealand citizen?

If you did not answer 'Yes' to all four questions, please contact SkillsLink Training directly, to determine your correct course fee.

To enrol in this qualification you require a Unique Student Identifier (USI).
 

Certificate III in Hairdressing (SHB30416)

Get aboard the Mid North Coast’s newest, funkiest, most boutique Hairdressing training course on offer. Join us in our new, real working salon training environment where you will work on real clientele. The select few will be trained by leading industry specialist educators. Our students will be able to access hands-on workshops, showcasing the latest techniques through specialised seminars with exclusive support from leaders from the world-wide Hairdressing Industry. This training will turn you into a creative, technically-skilled professional, ready for exciting new opportunities for work or for the world of salon ownership or management. Begin your long and rewarding career in this wonderful industry now. This 2 part Pathway program will be run over 12 months. Students are required to attend 3 days a week.

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SkillsLink Training offers a flexible RPL process, including recommending the most suitable pathway to match your skills, knowledge and experience.
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This training is partially subsidised by the NSW Government - If you answer 'Yes' to the following four questions you are eligible for a concession please contact the college for more information:

Are you:

  • 15 years old or over?
  • no longer at school?
  • living or working in NSW?
  • an Australian citizen, Australian permanent resident, Australian permanent humanitarian visa holder or New Zealand citizen?

If you did not answer 'Yes' to all four questions, please contact SkillsLink Training directly, to determine your correct course fee.


To enrol in this qualification you require a Unique Student Identifier (USI)

Certificate III in Nail Technology (SHB30315)

SHB30315 Certificate III in Nail Technology covers everything you need to know to become a professional nail technician. A great career for anyone who loves talking to people while creating a masterpiece! You will learn all of the very latest techniques including manicure, pedicare gel, acrylics and nail art.
The addition of small business units makes this the ideal course for someone wanting to start their own business from home.
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This training is subsidised by the NSW Government - If you answer 'Yes' to the following four questions you are eligible for a concession and can check your fee HERE:

Are you:

  • 15 years old or over?
  • no longer at school?
  • living or working in NSW?
  • an Australian citizen, Australian permanent resident, Australian permanent humanitarian visa holder or New Zealand citizen?

If you did not answer 'Yes' to all four questions, please contact SkillsLink Training directly, to determine your correct course fee.


To enrol in this qualification you require a Unique Student Identifier (USI).

Certificate III in Screen and Media (CUA31015)

This exciting qualification will deliver the practical & technical skills necessary to work as a Photographic or Film & Television Make-Up Artist providing services for Media Special Effects, Body Art & Face Painting Events, Feature Film & Television Productions, Theatre, Fashion & Wedding Photography, Runway and Music Clips.
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In order to address industry needs for graduates to possess stronger small business skills, students may be required to study BSB42615 Certificate IV in New Small Business in parallel to their Diploma, preparing students for the world of small business ownership with units covering business plans, marketing and customer service and communication in the interactive media industries.
Download Information Flyer

This training is subsidised by the NSW Government - If you answer 'Yes' to the following four questions you are eligible for a concession and can check your fee HERE:

Are you:

  • 15 years old or over?
  • no longer at school?
  • living or working in NSW?
  • an Australian citizen, Australian permanent resident, Australian permanent humanitarian visa holder or New Zealand citizen?

If you did not answer 'Yes' to all four questions, please contact SkillsLink Training directly, to determine your correct course fee.

To enrol in this qualification you require a Unique Student Identifier (USI).
 

Diploma of Beauty Therapy (SHB50115)

A Diploma of Beauty Therapy will take you on an amazing journey in one of the fastest growing and exciting careers.  If you love fashion, colour, trends, products, art or maybe just love making people feel good, this is the career for you.
Through a variety of modern and flexible pathways you will receive all the practical skill necessary to be a success in a wonderful, ever-evolving industry.  As part of a small class you will enjoy the very best learning experience. 
Our courses are designed to prepare you for a range of employment opportunities within the Beauty Industry, such as working on a cruise liner, owning your own business or managing a salon.
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In order to address industry needs for graduates to possess stronger small business skills, students may be required to study BSB42615 Certificate IV in New Small Business in parallel to their Diploma, preparing students for the world of small business ownership with units covering business plans, marketing and customer service and communication in the interactive media industries. Contact us to find out if this effects you.
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Not ready to take the plunge into a full Diploma? Join our Pathway Program for a supported alternative.
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This training is subsidised by the NSW Government - If you answer 'Yes' to the following four questions you are eligible for a concession and can check your fee HERE:

Are you:

  • 15 years old or over?
  • no longer at school?
  • living or working in NSW?
  • an Australian citizen, Australian permanent resident, Australian permanent humanitarian visa holder or New Zealand citizen?

If you did not answer 'Yes' to all four questions, please contact SkillsLink Training directly, to determine your correct course fee.


To enrol in this qualification you require a Unique Student Identifier (USI).

Diploma of Screen and Media (CUA51015)

This exciting qualification will deliver the practical & technical skills necessary to work as a Photographic or Film & Television Make-Up Artist providing services for Media Special Effects, Body Art & Face Painting Events, Feature Film & Television Productions, Theatre, Fashion & Wedding Photography, Runway and Music Clips.
Download Information Flyer

In order to address industry needs for graduates to possess stronger small business skills, students may be required to study BSB42615 Certificate IV in New Small Business in parallel to their Diploma, preparing students for the world of small business ownership with units covering business plans, marketing and customer service and communication in the interactive media industries.
Download Information Flyer

This training is subsidised by the NSW Government - If you answer 'Yes' to the following four questions you are eligible for a concession and can check your fee HERE:

Are you:

  • 15 years old or over?
  • no longer at school?
  • living or working in NSW?
  • an Australian citizen, Australian permanent resident, Australian permanent humanitarian visa holder or New Zealand citizen?

If you did not answer 'Yes' to all four questions, please contact SkillsLink Training directly, to determine your correct course fee.

To enrol in this qualification you require a Unique Student Identifier (USI).