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SHB20216 Certificate II in Salon Assistant

National ID: SHB20216 | State ID: BAA3

Are you looking to get ahead in a stylish career?

This course will give you the knowledge and skills to support hairdressers in a salon.

When you complete the Certificate II In Hairdressing you'll have skills to impress potential employers as a salon assistant, on your way to becoming a hairdresser.

Gain these skills
  • Shampooing, colouring and braiding hair
  • Maintaining hairdressing tools
  • Scheduling appointments
  • Merchandising
  • Workplace health and safety
Is this course right for me?

I have the following attributes:

  • Enjoy customer service
  • Good health with no skin allergies
  • Well presented, reliable, punctual, enthusiastic and flexible
  • Excellent attitude, confident and able to work in a fast paced environment
  • Able to work well in a team environment



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It's very hands-on which is really good, and you learn on the job. Nicole Davis

Entrance Requirements

Important information

Job opportunities

Further study

How to apply

Fees

Entrance Requirements
School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF
OLNA or NAPLAN 9 Band 8 C Grades in Year 10 English and Maths or equivalent Certificate I or Certificate II
Important information

This qualification is intended to prepare individuals for further training.

Typical timetable 2 days per week (Tuesday and Wednesday)

Job opportunities

Other job titles may include:

  • Salon Assistant

Please note this list should be used as a guide only as job titles and qualification requirements may vary between organisations. 

Further study

Please note the Certificate III in Hairdressing is an apprenticeship so you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study.

How to apply

On campus (full-time)

To apply to study on campus (full-time) through TAFE Admissions please go to tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au

Other study types

For all other study types such as on campus (part-time), skill sets, online, employer-based study and apprenticeships or traineeships visit our Apply and Enrol page.

International students

International students should contact www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au

Fees

Estimated Course Fee

Estimated Concession Fee

Eligible for VSL

$1,447.51 $595.01 No
These fees are estimates only and are for the entire course for students enrolling on a full-time basis.
- Fees might differ between courses delivered at different campuses due to the elective units included in the course study plan or adapting courses to meet local industry needs.
- Fees may also differ for each individual student depending on the units of study selected, prior qualifications and recognition of prior learning.
- Fees are payable at enrolment each semester for the units enrolled for that period. Some year-long courses might have a bigger fee load in the first semester. 
- Proof of concession must be presented to access concession rates if eligible.
- For secondary school aged persons (in 2020, students born on or after 1 July 2002 who are at least 15 years old) undertaking training that is not part of a VET Delivered to Secondary Schools program, the maximum course fee chargeable in 2020 is $420 plus the resource fees and discretionary fees. 
- Prices quoted include resource fees, but do not include material fees such as the cost of books, uniforms and students personal equipment.
- The course fee cap applicable to Diplomas and Advanced Diplomas only applies during the current calendar year, so fees might differ for students enrolling in semester 2.
- VET Student Loans Eligible Courses and Caps may be subject to changes implemented by the Australian Government 
- Concessions and Secondary School Age cap do not apply to commercial courses, or Foundation Programs (ESL, General Education, etc.)
- Course information and fees are subject to change without notice

Delivery location, important dates and study options

During your course of study, NMTAFE may use a variety of learning practices to ensure you get the best outcome for your learning journey.
This may include online learning, face-to-face classroom, laboratory/workshop delivery, work placement or a combination of these, depending on which is most appropriate.

Semester 1, 2021

Balga - On Campus

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Units

Overview
Duration 1 semester/s
When Semester 1, 2021
Where Balga
How On campus
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Balga - Traineeship

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Overview
Duration 12 month/s
When Semester 1, 2021
Where Balga
How Employer-based
Traineeship
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Midland - On Campus

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Duration 1 semester/s
When Semester 1, 2021
Where Midland
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Semester 2, 2020

Balga - On Campus

Details

Fees and charges

Units

Overview
Duration 1 semester/s
When Semester 2, 2020
Where Balga
How On campus
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Balga - Traineeship

Details

Fees and charges

Units

Overview
Duration 12 months
When Semester 2, 2020
Where Balga
How Employer-based
Traineeship
Apply now
Ready to apply for this course? Check out the apply and enrol page for more information.

Course enquiry

Please note This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply, please refer to the 'How to apply' tab above.

Page last updated September 18, 2020