This is the entry level program into the hairdressing industry.

Course Summary


With this certificate you will work under supervision, providing assistance to other operators, interacting with customers and providing customer service, following workplace safety procedures, providing assistance to colleagues and developing hairdressing industry knowledge. For the person wishing to gain a pre-vocational qualification or an understanding of hairdressing prior to obtaining full-time employment as a hairdressing, apprentice or full-time trainee in the hairdressing industry.

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Course Information

Current intake is full, please contact admissions for next intake or a link for the next intake.

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Current intake is full, please contact admissions for next intake or a link for the next intake.


Hair & Beauty Training Australia
Level 7, 250 Collins Street
Melbourne, Victoria 3000
Phone: (03) 9654 3000
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Course Outline

Selected units of competency:

BSBSUS201A Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices
SIHHBAS201A Perform shampoo and basin services
SIHHCCS201A Greet and prepare clients for salon services
SIHHHRS201A Rinse and neutralise chemically restructured hair
SIHHHDS201A Dry hair to shape
SIHHIND201A Maintain and organise tools, equipment and work areas
SIHHOHS201A Apply salon safety procedures
SIRXCOM001A Communicate in the workplace
SIRXIND001A Work effectively in a retail environment (Superseded by SIRXIND101)
SIHHCLS201A Apply hair colour products
SIHHIND202A Develop hairdressing industry knowledge
SIRXINV001A Perform stock control procedures
SIHHHDS304A Design and apply classic long hair up styles


USI: The Commonwealth Government have recently introduced 'Unique Student Identifier' numbers. It's mandatory that all students attending this course register for a free USI prior to commencement. Registering only takes a few minutes.

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