TAFE NSW

Certificate II in Salon Assistant - SHB20216

TAFE NSW

Type of institution: TAFE Institute
Level: Pre-degree
CRICOS: 00591E

This is a preparatory qualification which provides a defined and limited range of basic skills and knowledge used in hairdressing salons by individuals who provide assistance with client services. These routine and repetitive tasks are completed under direct supervision and with guidance from hairdressers who manage the client service.The combined skills and knowledge do not provide for a job outcome as a hairdresser and this qualification is intended to prepare individuals for further training.No occupational licensing, certification or specific legislative requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.

Structure

  • 12 units: 8 core
  • 4 elective

Subjects

  • Sell to the retail customer
  • Produce visual merchandise displays
  • Conduct salon financial transactions
  • Maintain and organise tools, equipment and work areas
  • Contribute to health and safety of self and others
  • Braid hair
  • Rinse and neutralise chemically restructured hair
  • Communicate as part of a salon team
  • Research and use hairdressing industry information
  • Greet and prepare clients for salon services
  • Provide shampoo and basin services
  • Provide head, neck and shoulder massages for relaxation
  • Recommend products and services
  • Apply hair colour products
  • Receive and handle retail stock
  • Comply with organisational requirements within a personal services environment
  • Dry hair to shape

Study information

CampusFeesEntryMid year intakeAttendance
Albury Campus No
  • Part-time : 28 weeks
Armidale Campus No
  • Part-time : 30 weeks
Bankstown College No
  • Full-time : 8 weeks
Coffs Harbour Education Campus CHEC No
  • Full-time : 18 weeks
  • Part-time : 18 weeks
Gosford Campus No
  • Part-time : 18 weeks
Goulburn Campus No
  • Part-time : 18 weeks
Grafton Campus No
  • Full-time : 18 weeks
  • Part-time : 18 weeks
Granville College No
  • Full-time : 15 weeks
Griffith Campus No
  • Part-time : 28 weeks
Kingscliff Campus No
  • Part-time : 18 weeks
Liverpool College No
  • Full-time : 9 weeks
Moruya Campus No
  • Part-time : 18 weeks
Moss Vale Campus No
  • Part-time : 18 weeks
Mount Druitt College No
  • Full-time : 18 weeks
  • Part-time : 18 weeks
Muswellbrook Campus No
  • Part-time : 30 weeks
Nepean College, Kingswood Campus No
  • Full-time : 18 weeks
Newcastle Campus No
  • Full-time : 18 weeks
  • Part-time : 18 weeks
Nowra Campus No
  • Part-time : 18 weeks
Orange College, March Street Campus No
  • Part-time : 18 weeks
Port Macquarie Campus No
  • Full-time : 15 weeks
Queanbeyan Campus No
  • Part-time : 18 weeks
Sutherland College, Gymea Campus Domestic: $4,490
International: $4,490
No
  • Part-time : 18 weeks
Tamworth Campus No
  • Part-time : 18 weeks
Taree Campus No
  • Full-time : 15 weeks
Wagga Wagga Campus No
  • Part-time : 28 weeks
Wollongbar Campus No
  • Part-time : 18 weeks
Wollongong West Campus No
  • Part-time : 14 weeks
Young Campus No
  • Part-time : 28 weeks

Fee comments

Campuses: Albury Campus, Young Campus.

**ADDITIONAL RESOURCES**You will need to provide for yourself the following resources which you will keep when you complete your study:Further costs in addition to your student fees may be applicable for this qualification. These costs are to provide you with additional resources and/or Incidentals to support your learning. - Uniform $115.00While each campus provides a fully equipped salon, students are encouraged to provide their own professional personal equipment when attending TAFE. This can include: - Blow dryer - Sectioning clips- Various combs and brush sizes - Apron for chemical work (PPE). All personal electrical equipment will need to be tagged and tested by a licensed electrician every 12 months.

Campuses: Armidale Campus, Tamworth Campus.

**ADDITIONAL RESOURCES**$100 AMW long hair mannequin (optional) If not purchased a mannequin of the same quality must be purchased.

Campuses: Bankstown College.

**ADDITIONAL RESOURCES**You will be required to purchase equipment/tools of trade and personal protective equipment (PPE) at an approximate cost of - $100. WH&S requirements for classes: You must wear closed in protective footwear and clothing that is clean and professional for the industry. Please note that the tool kit is equipment required for the course which you will own.

Campuses: Coffs Harbour Education Campus CHEC, Grafton Campus.

**ADDITIONAL RESOURCES**You will need to purchase specialist equipment in order to develop your skills outside of scheduled class times prior to starting class. Detailed Student Equipment Lists will be provided at the orientation session or first day of class, along with suggested industry suppliers. The cost for specialist equipment for this course is approx. $50-$100 which you will retain on completion of your training. Students are also required to wear closed in protective footwear and plain black pants or black skirt below the knee. A uniform at a cost of $ 30.00 is available for purchase from TAFE NSW Hairdressing Section.

Campuses: Gosford Campus.

**ADDITIONAL RESOURCES**You will need to purchase specialist equipment in order to develop your skills outside of scheduled class times prior to starting class. Detailed Student Equipment Lists will be provided at the orientation session or first day of class, along with suggested industry suppliers. The cost for specialist equipment for this course is approx $130 which you will retain on completion of your training. Students are also required to wear closed in protective footwear and plain black pants or black skirt below the knee.

Campuses: Goulburn Campus, Moruya Campus, Moss Vale Campus, Nowra Campus.

**ADDITIONAL RESOURCES**Further costs in addition to your student fees may be applicable for this qualification. These costs are to provide you with additional resources and/or Incidentals to support your learning. Uniform $115.00While each campus provides a fully equipped salon, students are encouraged to provide their own professional personal equipment when attending TAFE. This can include:• Blow dryer • Sectioning clips, various combs and brush sizes• Apron for chemical work (PPE)All personal electrical equipment will need to be tagged and tested by a licensed electrician every 12 months.

Campuses: Granville College.

**ADDITIONAL RESOURCES**You will need to provide for yourself the following resources which you will keep when you complete your study:- You will be required to purchase equipment/tools of trade and personal protective equipment (PPE) at an approximate cost of: $100.- WH&S requirements for classes: You must wear closed in protective footwear and clothing that is clean and professional for the industry. Please note that the tool kit is equipment required for the course which you will own.

Campuses: Griffith Campus, Wagga Wagga Campus.

**ADDITIONAL RESOURCES**You will need to provide for yourself the following resources which you will keep when you complete your study:- Uniform $115.00While each campus provides a fully equipped salon, students are encouraged to provide their own professional personal equipment when attending TAFE. This can include:- Blow dryer - Sectioning clips, various combs and brush sizes- Apron for chemical work (PPE)All personal electrical equipment will need to be tagged and tested by a licensed electrician every 12 months.

Campuses: Kingscliff Campus.

**ADDITIONAL RESOURCES**You will need to purchase specialist equipment in order to develop your skills outside of scheduled class times prior to starting class. Detailed Student Equipment Lists will be provided at the orientation session or first day of class, along with suggested industry suppliers. The cost for specialist equipment for this course is approx.$100 which you will retain on completion of your training. Students are also required to wear closed in protective footwear and plain black pants or black skirt below the knee. A uniform at a cost of $30 is available for purchase from TAFE NSW Hairdressing Section.

Campuses: Liverpool College.

**ADDITIONAL RESOURCES**You will need to provide for yourself the following resources which you will keep when you complete your study:- You will be required to purchase equipment/tools of trade and personal protective equipment (PPE) at an approximate cost of - $100. Please note that the tool kit is equipment required for the course which you will own. Non compulsory items: TAFE NSW Hair & Beauty T-shirts are recommended and can be purchased at an approximate cost $20.

Campuses: Mount Druitt College.

**ADDITIONAL RESOURCES**You will need to provide for yourself the following resources which you will keep when you complete your study:- Equipment/tools of trade and personal protective equipment (PPE) at an approximate cost of - $100.- Non compulsory items: TAFE NSW Hair & Beauty T-shirts are recommended and can be purchased at an approximate cost $20.WH&S requirements for classes: You must wear closed in protective footwear and clothing that is clean and professional for the industry.

Campuses: Muswellbrook Campus.

**ADDITIONAL RESOURCES**You will need to purchase specialist equipment in order to develop your skills outside of scheduled class times. Detailed Student Equipment Lists will be provided at the orientation session or first day of class, along with suggested industry suppliers. The cost for specialist equipment for this course is approx. $100 which you will retain on completion of your training.A uniform/tunic will need to be purchased at a cost of approx Hair $30 to wear in the simulated salon environment.

Campuses: Nepean College, Kingswood Campus.

**ADDITIONAL RESOURCES**You will need to provide for yourself the following resources which you will keep when you complete your study:- You will be required to purchase equipment/tools of trade and personal protective equipment (PPE) at an approximate cost of: $100.00. Please note that the tool kit is equipment required for the course which you will own.- WH&S requirements for classes: You must wear closed in protective footwear and clothing that is clean and professional for the industry.

Campuses: Newcastle Campus.

**ADDITIONAL RESOURCES**You will need to provide for yourself the following resources which you will keep when you complete your study:* Specialist equipment in order to develop your skills outside of scheduled class times, prior to starting class. Detailed Student Equipment Lists will be provided at the orientation session or first day of class, along with suggested industry suppliers. The cost for specialist equipment for this course is approximately $150. * A uniform at a cost of $50.00 is available for purchase from TAFE NSW Hairdressing Section. * Students are also required to wear closed in protective footwear and plain black pants or black skirt below the knee.

Campuses: Orange College, March Street Campus.

To successfully complete this course, you will need to attend each lesson, complete a training record/activity book. You will be required to complete all assessment tasks to a satisfactory level.

Campuses: Port Macquarie Campus.

**ADDITIONAL RESOURCES**You will need to purchase the Certificate 2 Salon Assistant kit:- Brush kit suppliers and list of items will be supplied to the student to purchase. Cost approximately: $50.00 to $100.00- UNIFORM: $ 30.00 (available to purchase from hairdressing department)Student must ensure that they wear appropriate clothing and covered footwear that meets industry standards. All black pants and shoes.

Campuses: Queanbeyan Campus.

**ADDITIONAL RESOURCES**Further costs in addition to your student fees may be applicable for this qualification. These costs are to provide you with additional resources and/or Incidentals to support your learning. Uniform $115.00While each campus provides a fully equipped salon, students are encouraged to provide their own professional personal equipment when attending TAFE. This can include:- Blow dryer - Sectioning clips, various combs and brush sizes- Apron for chemical work (PPE)All personal electrical equipment will need to be tagged and tested by a licensed electrician every 12 months.

Campuses: Taree Campus.

**ADDITIONAL RESOURCES**You will need to provide for yourself the following resources which you will keep when you complete your study:- Certificate II in Salon Assistant kit. Brush kit suppliers and list of items will be supplied to the student to purchase. Cost approximately $50.00 to $100.00 - Uniform approximately $30.00 (available to purchase from hairdressing department) . Students must ensure that they wear appropriate clothing and covered footwear that meets industry standards. This includes black pants and shoes.

Campuses: Wollongbar Campus.

**ADDITIONAL RESOURCES**You will need to provide for yourself the following resources which you will keep when you complete your study:- Specialist equipment in order to develop your skills outside of scheduled class times prior to starting class. Detailed Student Equipment Lists will be provided at the orientation session or first day of class, along with suggested industry suppliers. The cost for specialist equipment for this course is approx. $100.00 which you will retain on completion of your training. Students are also required to wear closed in protective footwear and plain black pants or black skirt below the knee. A uniform at a cost of $30.00 is available for purchase from TAFE NSW Hairdressing Section.

Campuses: Wollongong West Campus.

**ADDITIONAL RESOURCES**You will need to provide for yourself the following resources which you will keep when you complete your study:Students must wear closed-in protective footwear and black clothing that is clean and professional for the industry. This includes:- Black sleeved shirt- Blacke pants or a black skirt below knee length- Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) such as Goggles , Gloves and Apron

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