This qualification provides a range of basic skills and knowledge for assisting with client services in a hairdressing salon. It provides a pathway to further training for becoming a qualified hairdresser.

  • About the hairdressing industry
  • About providing shampoo and basin services
  • How to prepare clients for salon services
  • How to conduct financial transactions
  • How to stay safe and healthy in the workplace, including First Aid
  • The skills employers value in young workers.
  • Watch practical demonstrations
  • Wash, dry, colour or braid hair
  • Undertake a practical work placement.
Has an interest in hairdressing and working in a hair salon.

Course Overview

You have

  • Effective communication and literacy skills.

VET course

Certificate II in Salon Assistant

May lead to

  • Further study
  • Work in hairdressing or other areas of interest.