Certificate IV in Hairdressing

Charles Darwin University (CDU)

This qualification is part of the Hairdressing and Beauty Services Training Package. It reflects the role of skilled senior personnel who use a range of highly developed sales, consultation and technical skills and knowledge to provide a broad range of hairdressing services to clients. These senior personnel provide specialist services in one or more areas including haircutting, design, colouring and complex colour correction, trichology and chemical reformation. They work independently and many at this level provide technical leadership, training and support to team members. It provides a pathway to work as a senior hairdresser in a salon environment, a freelance session stylist or a technical advisor in product companies.

Entry Requirements:

Certificate III in Hairdressing; relevant vocational experience

Structure:

11 units: 2 core; 9 elective

Subjects you can Study:

Core: Provide technical leadership within the hairdressing context; Research and utilise hairdressing trends to advance creative work. Electives: Solve complex colour problems; Create combined haircut structures; Straighten and relax hair with protein treatments; Develop and apply scalp treatment therapies; Conduct trichological assessments; Work as a session stylist; plus more.

Related Careers:

Hairdresser, Trichologist,
Campus Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Jabiru Centre
Nhulunbuy Campus
Casuarina
Alice Springs No Part time 1 year
Katherine Town Centre
CDU Waterfront Darwin
Tennant Creek Centre
CDU Sydney
Katherine Rural
Palmerston No Full time 1 year
Charles Darwin University is the major tertiary education and vocational education and training institution in the Northern Territory.

Originally established as a tertiary institution in 1974, it became the Northern Territory University in 1989 and Charles Darwin University in 2003.

The main University campus is located at Casuarina in Darwin with campuses at Alice Springs, Katherine and Palmerston. VET courses are also offered at Jabiru, Nhulunbuy, Tennant Creek and Yulara Centres as well as at various remote community centres.

The University provides multi-sector education with Senior Secondary, VET, Higher Education and Research facilities.

CDU also deliver a number of courses through the Australian Centre for Indigenous Knowledges and Education (ACIKE), which is a joint initiative between Charles Darwin University (CDU) and the Batchelor Institute of Indigenous Tertiary Education (BIITE). The three main sites for delivery will be at the main ACIKE Hub CDU Casuarina campus and at the BIITE campuses at Batchelor and the Alice Springs Desert Peoples' Centre.

Provider CRICOS: 00300K (NT); 03286A (NSW)

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