RTO CODE – 1685

Men’s Barbering has come full circle.  The traditional Barbershop has made a comeback with innovative specialized  men’s salons being an important part of the industry.  In recognition of this specific industry need, MIG offer a tailored men’s  program for those who wish to focus solely on men’s’ services.

There are no entry requirements to this qualification.

At MIG the training options include:

  • MIG Partial Barbering Program  (8 Months)
  • SHB30516 Certificate III in Barbering – Full Qualification  (15 Months)



Upon successful completion of the MIG Partial Barbering Program, the participant will receive a Statement of Attainment with 13 units of competency from the SHB30516 Certificate III in Barbering qualification.

While the MIG Partial Barbering Program does not provide a full qualification outcome, the participant has the option to:

  • Use skills gained from the Barber Course, within the industry without completing a full formal qualification.


  • Complete the SHB30516 Certificate III in Barbering qualification  by gaining an  apprenticeship at a barbershop/salon.  This would take approximately 12 to 18 months to complete.


  • Complete the SHB30516 Certificate III in Barbering qualification by continuing studying at MIG on a full time basis, including vocational placement.  This would take 6 months to complete.


COURSE DURATION: 8 months @ 3 days per week – Monday to Wednesday (includes 2 days at MIG college and 1 day vocational placement)

COURSE COST: $6500 (includes all resources and equipment)

PAYMENT PLAN: $500 deposit upon commencement then monthly payments of $750.00



SHB30516 CERTIFICATE III IN BARBERING – Full Qualification  (15 Months)

Monthly intakes available.

COURSE DURATION: 15 months @ 3 days per week – Monday to Wednesday (includes vocational placement)

COURSE COST: Special reduced price of $11500 (includes all resources and equipment). Students will receive the resources and equipment on the first day.

PAYMENT PLAN: A $500 deposit is required on enrolment.


PAYMENT OPTIONS: $733.00 per month or $366.50 per fortnight or $183.25 weekly. 



Call us on 33496538 to discuss enrolment in the MIG barber program.