This is the entry level program into the hairdressing industry. 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.

Course Summary

  • Location: Sydney Training Centre
  • Accreditation: Nationally accredited - SIH20111 - Certificate II in Hairdressing


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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 and Beauty Training Australia Sydney
Level 6, 770 George Street
Sydney, NSW 2000
Phone: (02) 9281 1555
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Course Cost

Course Costs & Inclusions

Each eligible participants to receive:

  • Full participation in all training and assessment activities;
  • Workbooks for all study modules;
  • Certificate II in Hairdressing, a statement of results;
  • Resume development


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SIRXIND001A Work effectively in a retail environment (Superseded by SIRXIND101)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


Electives (compulsory*): 


SIHHBAS202A Perform head, neck and shoulder massage
SIHHCLS201A Apply hair colour products
SIBXCCS201A Conduct Financial Transactions
SIHHHDS202A Apply hair braiding techniques
SIRXRPK002A Recommend hair, beauty and cosmetic products and services

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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