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SHB30315 Certificate III in Nail Technology

SHB30315 Certificate III in Nail Technology


Is this the right course for you?

Certificate III in Nail Technology is a course designed to give you the necessary skills to enhance nail appearance, and provide you with the knowledge, values and attitude that will ensure success in this industry. Anyone with a passion for nails will thrive in this hands-on instructive course, run by professionals with years of experience and a wealth of knowledge.


Your Certificate III in Nail Technology prepares for a position as a Nail Technician at:

  • Salons
  • Nail Bars
  • Day Spas
  • Outlets
  • Hairdresser


The course covers:

  • Manicure & Pedicures
  • Acrylic Nail Enhancement
  • UV Gel Nail Enhancement
  • Retail services
  • Nail Art
  • Electric filing
  • Nail maintenance, filing, buffing and shaping
  • French Tips, Overlays and paint Application
  • Nail anatomy, diseases and disorders
  • Nail repairs
  • Health & safety
  • Professional practise skills


Entry Requirements

  • 16 years + (parental consent required if under 18).
  • Year 12 or equivalent
  • Mature age students
  • RPL if able to demonstrate relevant skills and knowledge.


Study Modes

  • Blended - Practical sessions will be organised with Chameleon Beauty & Nails
  • 6 months - 12 months part time (15 units to complete at approx. 5-6hours a week this is a guide only)
  •  All students are able to work at their own pace.


Practical Training

Practical training is completed at Chameleon Beauty & Nails 54 Walker Street, Maryborough Qld 4650 and may be taken as your own time permits.  Chameleon Beauty & Nails holds regular practical training sessions throughout the year.  Please contact the Salon for commencement dates. All practical assessments are conducted at the Salon during the student practical training session. 


Theory Assessments

The Correspondence Course theory component may be commenced at any time. Theory assessments may be externally with an approved supervisor or if you have no supervisor please contact Chameleon Beauty & Nails or All States Training for other options.


Enrolment Procedure:

To enrol in this course please contact All States Training on (07) 4123 0415 or alternatively please phone Chameleon Beauty & Nails  on (07) 4122 1200.


Whilst in Salon:

  • Black long pants
  • Black enclosed soft sole shoes
  • Shirt (this is supplied in training kit)
  • Hair neat and tidy
  • Minimal jewellery
  • No mobile phones
  • Arrive 10 minutes before practical session is due to start
  • Models for student services are to wait in the front of the Salon


Refresher Courses

Chameleon Beauty & Nails offers refresher courses. Please enquire at the Salon for more information.

Chameleon Beauty & Nails together with All States Training are also in the position to tailor courses to meet your needs so if there is something specific you are looking for that is not listed please notify us and we will be only too happy to help you.



Students who successfully complete the course will receive the nationally recognised SHB30315 Certificate III in Nail Technology qualification. This qualification is from the latest version of the SHB Beauty Therapy training package and is the most up-to-date qualification available in nails.

Graduates are eligible for enrolment in the SHB30115 Certificate III in Beauty Services, SHB40115 Certificate IV in Beauty Therapy or the SHB50115 Diploma of Beauty Therapy courses and will be eligible for direct credit for units completed in this course.


Course Cost

Please call our office 4123 0415 for current prices.


If you are completing your course at Chameleon Nails & Beauty, you will be required to purchase a beauty kit for your use during practical sessions. Depending on the units selected, their may be a gap fee. 

Nail Kit Contents

  • Pedicure kit
  • Manicure kit
  • Gel Nail kit
  • Acrylic Nail kit
  • Various other products & utensils
  • T-shirt to be worn in Salon for all training sessions


Any courses can be tailored to meet your workplace or we can design a course to meet your specific needs...

If you have a question please give us a call anytime.

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SHB30315 Certificate III in Nail Technology