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SHB20216

Certificate II in Salon Assistant

Kick start your career in hairdressing with this pre-apprenticeship course. You'll gain the basic skills needed to work as a salon assistant.

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NEXT INTAKE On campus: Loganlea Start date: 23 Jan 2023 Duration: 6 months
STUDY LOCATIONS Greater Brisbane Sunshine Coast Darling Downs and South West Wide Bay Burnett
WAYS TO STUDY On campus TAFE at School Apprenticeships and traineeships
WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Concession
$325 - $710
Subsidised
$710
Full Fee
$2,835 - $3,505
TAFE at School Subsidised Fee
$0
TAFE at School Full Fee
$2,510
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Course overview

Embark upon a career as a hairdressing assistant with this pre-apprenticeship qualification. This course will give you the basic skills employers are looking for to establish a career as a salon assistant.

According to the Australian Government's Job Outlook service, hairdressing skills are in demand with employers finding it hard to fill vacancies. The industry is currently experiencing strong growth with more than 31,000 job openings expected over the next five years. 

Our exceptional teaching teams maintain strong industry connections and keep up to date with the latest trends and styles. They are dedicated to passing on the basic knowledge and entry-level skills to help you build your career and progress on to further study. You'll learn how to greet and prepare clients for salon services, communication as part of a salon team, and how to perform basic salon duties like providing shampoo and basin services.

With this qualification you will have a better understanding of the industry and be well situated to enhance your skills through further study or an apprenticeship. Give yourself a competitive edge by learning how to break ground in a new career as a salon assistant.

What can I do?

  • Salon Assistant

Course outcome:

SHB20216 Certificate II in Salon Assistant

Industry Connections

At TAFE Queensland we maintain strong and relevant industry connections. Our teachers have their finger on the pulse and are equipped to guide you through your education to give you the ability to build a rewarding career within the hair and beauty world. Learn more >

What you will study

The successful achievement of this qualification requires you to complete all core and 4 elective units from the list below.

TAFE at School - Greater Brisbane
You will also be required to undertake 80 hours of vocational placement in an approved setting. 

 

  • UNIT CODE
  • UNIT NAME

  • UNIT CODE
  • BSBWHS201
    Contribute to health and safety of self and others
    UNIT CODE :
    BSBWHS201
    Unit description :

    This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to work in a manner that is healthy and safe in relation to self and others and to respond to emergency incidents. It covers following work health and safety (WHS) and emergency procedures and instructions, implementing WHS requirements and participating in WHS consultative processes.

  • UNIT NAME
  • Contribute to health and safety of self and others

  • UNIT CODE
  • SHBHBAS001
    Provide shampoo and basin services
    UNIT CODE :
    SHBHBAS001
    Unit description :
    This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to complete a range of hair services provided at the basin area including pre-service shampoos and treatments, and post treatment removal of residual colour and lightening products.
  • UNIT NAME
  • Provide shampoo and basin services

  • UNIT CODE
  • SHBHDES001
    Dry hair to shape
    UNIT CODE :
    SHBHDES001
    Unit description :
    This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to use a variety of styling tools to dry hair to shape after services completed by hairdressers or barbers in the salon team.
  • UNIT NAME
  • Dry hair to shape

  • UNIT CODE
  • SHBHIND001
    Maintain and organise tools, equipment and work areas
    UNIT CODE :
    SHBHIND001
    Unit description :
    This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to maintain, organise and clean tools, equipment and work areas to ensure a clean and tidy client environment and the hygienic and safe provision of hair services.
  • UNIT NAME
  • Maintain and organise tools, equipment and work areas

  • UNIT CODE
  • SHBXCCS001
    Conduct salon financial transactions
    UNIT CODE :
    SHBXCCS001
    Unit description :

    This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to conduct financial transactions for the sale of products and services within a personal services environment.

  • UNIT NAME
  • Conduct salon financial transactions

  • UNIT CODE
  • SHBXCCS003
    Greet and prepare clients for salon services
    UNIT CODE :
    SHBXCCS003
    Unit description :
    This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to meet, greet and prepare clients for a range of beauty treatments, hairdressing or barbering services.
  • UNIT NAME
  • Greet and prepare clients for salon services

  • UNIT CODE
  • SHBXIND001
    Comply with organisational requirements within a personal services environment
    UNIT CODE :
    SHBXIND001
    Unit description :

    This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to work in a personal services environment by integrating knowledge of workplace rights and responsibilities and organisational policies and procedures, and by using effective team and individual work practices to plan and organise daily work activities.

  • UNIT NAME
  • Comply with organisational requirements within a personal services environment

  • UNIT CODE
  • SHBXIND002
    Communicate as part of a salon team
    UNIT CODE :
    SHBXIND002
    Unit description :
    This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to work as part of a team in a salon or retail cosmetics environment. It requires the ability to communicate with colleagues and senior staff and actively participate in a team work environment.
  • UNIT NAME
  • Communicate as part of a salon team

CAMPUS START DATES DURATION WORKLOAD STUDY MODE WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Loganlea
23 Jan 2023
6 months
Full time 2 days per week
Classroom
  • Concession: $710
  • Subsidised: $710
  • Full fee: $3,505
Caboolture
23 Jan 2023
6 months
Full time 2 days per week
Classroom
  • Concession: $710
  • Subsidised: $710
  • Full fee: $3,505
Ipswich
23 Jan 2023
6 months
Part time 2 days per week
Classroom
  • Concession: $710
  • Subsidised: $710
  • Full fee: $3,505
Ipswich
10 Jul 2023
6 months
Part time 2 days per week
Classroom
  • Concession: $710
  • Subsidised: $710
  • Full fee: $3,505
CAMPUS START DATES DURATION WORKLOAD STUDY MODE WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Mooloolaba
23 Jan 2023
6 months
Full time 2 days per week
Monday, Tuesday
Classroom
  • Concession: $710
  • Subsidised: $710
  • Full fee: $3,505
CAMPUS START DATES DURATION WORKLOAD STUDY MODE WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Toowoomba
23 Jan 2023
6 months
Part time 2 days per week
Classroom
  • Concession: $710
  • Subsidised: $710
  • Full fee: $3,505
Toowoomba
10 Jul 2023
6 months
Part time 2 days per week
Classroom
  • Concession: $710
  • Subsidised: $710
  • Full fee: $3,505
CAMPUS START DATES DURATION WORKLOAD STUDY MODE WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Hervey Bay
23 Jan 2023
6 months
Full time 2 days per week
Monday, Wednesday
Classroom
  • Concession: $710
  • Subsidised: $710
  • Full fee: $3,505
Kingaroy
23 Jan 2023
6 months
Part time 2 days per week
Classroom
  • Concession: $710
  • Subsidised: $710
  • Full fee: $3,505
Bundaberg
24 Jan 2023
6 months
Full time 2 days per week
Tuesday, Wednesday
Classroom
  • Concession: $710
  • Subsidised: $710
  • Full fee: $3,505
Gympie
24 Jan 2023
6 months
Full time 2 days per week
Tuesday, Wednesday
Classroom
  • Concession: $710
  • Subsidised: $710
  • Full fee: $3,505
Nurunderi
06 Feb 2023
6 months
Part time 2 days per week
Classroom
  • Concession: $325
  • Subsidised: $710
  • Full fee: $2,835
CAMPUS START DATES DURATION WORKLOAD STUDY MODE WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Alexandra Hills
30 Jan 2023
4 terms
Part time 1 day per week
Classroom
  • TAFE at School Subsidised Fee: $0
  • TAFE at School Full Fee: $2,510
Loganlea
30 Jan 2023
4 terms
Part time 1 day per week
Classroom
  • TAFE at School Subsidised Fee: $0
  • TAFE at School Full Fee: $2,510
South Bank
30 Jan 2023
4 terms
Part time 1 day per week
Classroom
  • TAFE at School Subsidised Fee: $0
  • TAFE at School Full Fee: $2,510
Caboolture
30 Jan 2023
4 terms
Part time 1 day per week
Classroom
  • TAFE at School Subsidised Fee: $0
  • TAFE at School Full Fee: $2,510
Ipswich
30 Jan 2023
4 terms
1 day per week
Classroom
  • TAFE at School Subsidised Fee: $0
  • TAFE at School Full Fee: $2,510
Ipswich
30 Jan 2023
4 terms
Part time 1 day per week - Barbering electives
Classroom
  • TAFE at School Subsidised Fee: $0
  • TAFE at School Full Fee: $2,510
CAMPUS START DATES DURATION WORKLOAD STUDY MODE WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Mooloolaba
30 Jan 2023
4 terms
Part time 1 day per week
Monday
Classroom
  • TAFE at School Subsidised Fee: $0
  • TAFE at School Full Fee: $2,510
CAMPUS START DATES DURATION WORKLOAD STUDY MODE WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Warwick
30 Jan 2023
4 terms
1 day per week
Classroom
  • TAFE at School Subsidised Fee: $0
  • TAFE at School Full Fee: $2,510
Toowoomba
30 Jan 2023
4 terms
Part time 1 day per week
Classroom
  • TAFE at School Subsidised Fee: $0
  • TAFE at School Full Fee: $2,510
Toowoomba
30 Jan 2023
4 terms
Part time 1 day per week - Barbering electives
Classroom
  • TAFE at School Subsidised Fee: $0
  • TAFE at School Full Fee: $2,510
Dalby
30 Jan 2023
4 terms
1 day per week
Classroom
  • TAFE at School Subsidised Fee: $0
  • TAFE at School Full Fee: $2,510
WesTEC Trade Training Centre
30 Jan 2023
4 terms
Part time 1 day per week
Classroom
  • TAFE at School Subsidised Fee: $0
  • TAFE at School Full Fee: $2,510
WesTEC Trade Training Centre
30 Jan 2023
4 terms
Part time 1 day per week - Barbering electives
Classroom
  • TAFE at School Subsidised Fee: $0
  • TAFE at School Full Fee: $2,510
CAMPUS START DATES DURATION WORKLOAD STUDY MODE WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Kingaroy
30 Jan 2023
4 terms
Part time 1 day per week
Classroom
  • TAFE at School Subsidised Fee: $0
  • TAFE at School Full Fee: $2,510
Bundaberg
31 Jan 2023
4 terms
Part time 1 day per week
Tuesday
Classroom
  • TAFE at School Subsidised Fee: $0
  • TAFE at School Full Fee: $2,510
Gympie
01 Feb 2023
4 terms
Part time 1 day per week
Wednesday
Classroom
  • TAFE at School Subsidised Fee: $0
  • TAFE at School Full Fee: $2,510
Hervey Bay
01 Feb 2023
4 terms
Part time 1 day per week
Wednesday
Classroom
  • TAFE at School Subsidised Fee: $0
  • TAFE at School Full Fee: $2,510
Nurunderi
06 Feb 2023
4 terms
Part time 1 day per week
Wednesday
Classroom
  • TAFE at School Subsidised Fee: $0
  • TAFE at School Full Fee: $2,510
CAMPUS APPRENTICESHIP/TRAINEESHIP DELIVERY MODE
Ipswich
Traineeship
WORKPLACE
DROP IN DAYS
BLOCK TRAINING
DAY RELEASE
MOBILE VAN
MIXED MODE
CAMPUS APPRENTICESHIP/TRAINEESHIP DELIVERY MODE
Mooloolaba
Traineeship
WORKPLACE
DROP IN DAYS
BLOCK TRAINING
DAY RELEASE
MOBILE VAN
MIXED MODE
CAMPUS APPRENTICESHIP/TRAINEESHIP DELIVERY MODE
Toowoomba
Traineeship
WORKPLACE
DROP IN DAYS
BLOCK TRAINING
DAY RELEASE
MOBILE VAN
MIXED MODE
CAMPUS APPRENTICESHIP/TRAINEESHIP DELIVERY MODE
Bundaberg
Traineeship
WORKPLACE
DROP IN DAYS
BLOCK TRAINING
DAY RELEASE
MOBILE VAN
MIXED MODE
Gympie
Traineeship
WORKPLACE
DROP IN DAYS
BLOCK TRAINING
DAY RELEASE
MOBILE VAN
MIXED MODE
Hervey Bay
Traineeship
WORKPLACE
DROP IN DAYS
BLOCK TRAINING
DAY RELEASE
MOBILE VAN
MIXED MODE
CAMPUS START DATES DURATION WORKLOAD STUDY MODE WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Loganlea
23 Jan 2023
6 months
Full time 2 days per week
Classroom
  • Concession: $710
  • Subsidised: $710
  • Full fee: $3,505
Caboolture
23 Jan 2023
6 months
Full time 2 days per week
Classroom
  • Concession: $710
  • Subsidised: $710
  • Full fee: $3,505
Ipswich
23 Jan 2023
6 months
Part time 2 days per week
Classroom
  • Concession: $710
  • Subsidised: $710
  • Full fee: $3,505
Ipswich
10 Jul 2023
6 months
Part time 2 days per week
Classroom
  • Concession: $710
  • Subsidised: $710
  • Full fee: $3,505
CAMPUS START DATES DURATION WORKLOAD STUDY MODE WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Mooloolaba
23 Jan 2023
6 months
Full time 2 days per week
Monday, Tuesday
Classroom
  • Concession: $710
  • Subsidised: $710
  • Full fee: $3,505
CAMPUS START DATES DURATION WORKLOAD STUDY MODE WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Toowoomba
23 Jan 2023
6 months
Part time 2 days per week
Classroom
  • Concession: $710
  • Subsidised: $710
  • Full fee: $3,505
Toowoomba
10 Jul 2023
6 months
Part time 2 days per week
Classroom
  • Concession: $710
  • Subsidised: $710
  • Full fee: $3,505
CAMPUS START DATES DURATION WORKLOAD STUDY MODE WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Hervey Bay
23 Jan 2023
6 months
Full time 2 days per week
Monday, Wednesday
Classroom
  • Concession: $710
  • Subsidised: $710
  • Full fee: $3,505
Kingaroy
23 Jan 2023
6 months
Part time 2 days per week
Classroom
  • Concession: $710
  • Subsidised: $710
  • Full fee: $3,505
Bundaberg
24 Jan 2023
6 months
Full time 2 days per week
Tuesday, Wednesday
Classroom
  • Concession: $710
  • Subsidised: $710
  • Full fee: $3,505
Gympie
24 Jan 2023
6 months
Full time 2 days per week
Tuesday, Wednesday
Classroom
  • Concession: $710
  • Subsidised: $710
  • Full fee: $3,505
Nurunderi
06 Feb 2023
6 months
Part time 2 days per week
Classroom
  • Concession: $325
  • Subsidised: $710
  • Full fee: $2,835
CAMPUS START DATES DURATION WORKLOAD STUDY MODE WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Alexandra Hills
30 Jan 2023
4 terms
Part time 1 day per week
Classroom
  • TAFE at School Subsidised Fee: $0
  • TAFE at School Full Fee: $2,510
Loganlea
30 Jan 2023
4 terms
Part time 1 day per week
Classroom
  • TAFE at School Subsidised Fee: $0
  • TAFE at School Full Fee: $2,510
South Bank
30 Jan 2023
4 terms
Part time 1 day per week
Classroom
  • TAFE at School Subsidised Fee: $0
  • TAFE at School Full Fee: $2,510
Caboolture
30 Jan 2023
4 terms
Part time 1 day per week
Classroom
  • TAFE at School Subsidised Fee: $0
  • TAFE at School Full Fee: $2,510
Ipswich
30 Jan 2023
4 terms
1 day per week
Classroom
  • TAFE at School Subsidised Fee: $0
  • TAFE at School Full Fee: $2,510
Ipswich
30 Jan 2023
4 terms
Part time 1 day per week - Barbering electives
Classroom
  • TAFE at School Subsidised Fee: $0
  • TAFE at School Full Fee: $2,510
CAMPUS START DATES DURATION WORKLOAD STUDY MODE WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Mooloolaba
30 Jan 2023
4 terms
Part time 1 day per week
Monday
Classroom
  • TAFE at School Subsidised Fee: $0
  • TAFE at School Full Fee: $2,510
CAMPUS START DATES DURATION WORKLOAD STUDY MODE WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Warwick
30 Jan 2023
4 terms
1 day per week
Classroom
  • TAFE at School Subsidised Fee: $0
  • TAFE at School Full Fee: $2,510
Toowoomba
30 Jan 2023
4 terms
Part time 1 day per week
Classroom
  • TAFE at School Subsidised Fee: $0
  • TAFE at School Full Fee: $2,510
Toowoomba
30 Jan 2023
4 terms
Part time 1 day per week - Barbering electives
Classroom
  • TAFE at School Subsidised Fee: $0
  • TAFE at School Full Fee: $2,510
Dalby
30 Jan 2023
4 terms
1 day per week
Classroom
  • TAFE at School Subsidised Fee: $0
  • TAFE at School Full Fee: $2,510
WesTEC Trade Training Centre
30 Jan 2023
4 terms
Part time 1 day per week
Classroom
  • TAFE at School Subsidised Fee: $0
  • TAFE at School Full Fee: $2,510
WesTEC Trade Training Centre
30 Jan 2023
4 terms
Part time 1 day per week - Barbering electives
Classroom
  • TAFE at School Subsidised Fee: $0
  • TAFE at School Full Fee: $2,510
CAMPUS START DATES DURATION WORKLOAD STUDY MODE WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Kingaroy
30 Jan 2023
4 terms
Part time 1 day per week
Classroom
  • TAFE at School Subsidised Fee: $0
  • TAFE at School Full Fee: $2,510
Bundaberg
31 Jan 2023
4 terms
Part time 1 day per week
Tuesday
Classroom
  • TAFE at School Subsidised Fee: $0
  • TAFE at School Full Fee: $2,510
Gympie
01 Feb 2023
4 terms
Part time 1 day per week
Wednesday
Classroom
  • TAFE at School Subsidised Fee: $0
  • TAFE at School Full Fee: $2,510
Hervey Bay
01 Feb 2023
4 terms
Part time 1 day per week
Wednesday
Classroom
  • TAFE at School Subsidised Fee: $0
  • TAFE at School Full Fee: $2,510
Nurunderi
06 Feb 2023
4 terms
Part time 1 day per week
Wednesday
Classroom
  • TAFE at School Subsidised Fee: $0
  • TAFE at School Full Fee: $2,510
CAMPUS APPRENTICESHIP/TRAINEESHIP DELIVERY MODE
Ipswich
Traineeship
WORKPLACE
DROP IN DAYS
BLOCK TRAINING
DAY RELEASE
MOBILE VAN
MIXED MODE
CAMPUS APPRENTICESHIP/TRAINEESHIP DELIVERY MODE
Mooloolaba
Traineeship
WORKPLACE
DROP IN DAYS
BLOCK TRAINING
DAY RELEASE
MOBILE VAN
MIXED MODE
CAMPUS APPRENTICESHIP/TRAINEESHIP DELIVERY MODE
Toowoomba
Traineeship
WORKPLACE
DROP IN DAYS
BLOCK TRAINING
DAY RELEASE
MOBILE VAN
MIXED MODE
CAMPUS APPRENTICESHIP/TRAINEESHIP DELIVERY MODE
Bundaberg
Traineeship
WORKPLACE
DROP IN DAYS
BLOCK TRAINING
DAY RELEASE
MOBILE VAN
MIXED MODE
Gympie
Traineeship
WORKPLACE
DROP IN DAYS
BLOCK TRAINING
DAY RELEASE
MOBILE VAN
MIXED MODE
Hervey Bay
Traineeship
WORKPLACE
DROP IN DAYS
BLOCK TRAINING
DAY RELEASE
MOBILE VAN
MIXED MODE
CAMPUS START DATES DURATION WORKLOAD STUDY MODE WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Loganlea
23 Jan 2023
6 months
Full time 2 days per week
Classroom
  • Concession: $710
  • Subsidised: $710
  • Full fee: $3,505
Caboolture
23 Jan 2023
6 months
Full time 2 days per week
Classroom
  • Concession: $710
  • Subsidised: $710
  • Full fee: $3,505
Ipswich
23 Jan 2023
6 months
Part time 2 days per week
Classroom
  • Concession: $710
  • Subsidised: $710
  • Full fee: $3,505
Ipswich
10 Jul 2023
6 months
Part time 2 days per week
Classroom
  • Concession: $710
  • Subsidised: $710
  • Full fee: $3,505
CAMPUS START DATES DURATION WORKLOAD STUDY MODE WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Mooloolaba
23 Jan 2023
6 months
Full time 2 days per week
Monday, Tuesday
Classroom
  • Concession: $710
  • Subsidised: $710
  • Full fee: $3,505
CAMPUS START DATES DURATION WORKLOAD STUDY MODE WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Toowoomba
23 Jan 2023
6 months
Part time 2 days per week
Classroom
  • Concession: $710
  • Subsidised: $710
  • Full fee: $3,505
Toowoomba
10 Jul 2023
6 months
Part time 2 days per week
Classroom
  • Concession: $710
  • Subsidised: $710
  • Full fee: $3,505
CAMPUS START DATES DURATION WORKLOAD STUDY MODE WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Hervey Bay
23 Jan 2023
6 months
Full time 2 days per week
Monday, Wednesday
Classroom
  • Concession: $710
  • Subsidised: $710
  • Full fee: $3,505
Kingaroy
23 Jan 2023
6 months
Part time 2 days per week
Classroom
  • Concession: $710
  • Subsidised: $710
  • Full fee: $3,505
Bundaberg
24 Jan 2023
6 months
Full time 2 days per week
Tuesday, Wednesday
Classroom
  • Concession: $710
  • Subsidised: $710
  • Full fee: $3,505
Gympie
24 Jan 2023
6 months
Full time 2 days per week
Tuesday, Wednesday
Classroom
  • Concession: $710
  • Subsidised: $710
  • Full fee: $3,505
Nurunderi
06 Feb 2023
6 months
Part time 2 days per week
Classroom
  • Concession: $325
  • Subsidised: $710
  • Full fee: $2,835
CAMPUS START DATES DURATION WORKLOAD STUDY MODE WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Alexandra Hills
30 Jan 2023
4 terms
Part time 1 day per week
Classroom
  • TAFE at School Subsidised Fee: $0
  • TAFE at School Full Fee: $2,510
Loganlea
30 Jan 2023
4 terms
Part time 1 day per week
Classroom
  • TAFE at School Subsidised Fee: $0
  • TAFE at School Full Fee: $2,510
South Bank
30 Jan 2023
4 terms
Part time 1 day per week
Classroom
  • TAFE at School Subsidised Fee: $0
  • TAFE at School Full Fee: $2,510
Caboolture
30 Jan 2023
4 terms
Part time 1 day per week
Classroom
  • TAFE at School Subsidised Fee: $0
  • TAFE at School Full Fee: $2,510
Ipswich
30 Jan 2023
4 terms
1 day per week
Classroom
  • TAFE at School Subsidised Fee: $0
  • TAFE at School Full Fee: $2,510
Ipswich
30 Jan 2023
4 terms
Part time 1 day per week - Barbering electives
Classroom
  • TAFE at School Subsidised Fee: $0
  • TAFE at School Full Fee: $2,510
CAMPUS START DATES DURATION WORKLOAD STUDY MODE WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Mooloolaba
30 Jan 2023
4 terms
Part time 1 day per week
Monday
Classroom
  • TAFE at School Subsidised Fee: $0
  • TAFE at School Full Fee: $2,510
CAMPUS START DATES DURATION WORKLOAD STUDY MODE WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Warwick
30 Jan 2023
4 terms
1 day per week
Classroom
  • TAFE at School Subsidised Fee: $0
  • TAFE at School Full Fee: $2,510
Toowoomba
30 Jan 2023
4 terms
Part time 1 day per week
Classroom
  • TAFE at School Subsidised Fee: $0
  • TAFE at School Full Fee: $2,510
Toowoomba
30 Jan 2023
4 terms
Part time 1 day per week - Barbering electives
Classroom
  • TAFE at School Subsidised Fee: $0
  • TAFE at School Full Fee: $2,510
Dalby
30 Jan 2023
4 terms
1 day per week
Classroom
  • TAFE at School Subsidised Fee: $0
  • TAFE at School Full Fee: $2,510
WesTEC Trade Training Centre
30 Jan 2023
4 terms
Part time 1 day per week
Classroom
  • TAFE at School Subsidised Fee: $0
  • TAFE at School Full Fee: $2,510
WesTEC Trade Training Centre
30 Jan 2023
4 terms
Part time 1 day per week - Barbering electives
Classroom
  • TAFE at School Subsidised Fee: $0
  • TAFE at School Full Fee: $2,510
CAMPUS START DATES DURATION WORKLOAD STUDY MODE WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Kingaroy
30 Jan 2023
4 terms
Part time 1 day per week
Classroom
  • TAFE at School Subsidised Fee: $0
  • TAFE at School Full Fee: $2,510
Bundaberg
31 Jan 2023
4 terms
Part time 1 day per week
Tuesday
Classroom
  • TAFE at School Subsidised Fee: $0
  • TAFE at School Full Fee: $2,510
Gympie
01 Feb 2023
4 terms
Part time 1 day per week
Wednesday
Classroom
  • TAFE at School Subsidised Fee: $0
  • TAFE at School Full Fee: $2,510
Hervey Bay
01 Feb 2023
4 terms
Part time 1 day per week
Wednesday
Classroom
  • TAFE at School Subsidised Fee: $0
  • TAFE at School Full Fee: $2,510
Nurunderi
06 Feb 2023
4 terms
Part time 1 day per week
Wednesday
Classroom
  • TAFE at School Subsidised Fee: $0
  • TAFE at School Full Fee: $2,510
CAMPUS APPRENTICESHIP/TRAINEESHIP DELIVERY MODE
Ipswich
Traineeship
WORKPLACE
DROP IN DAYS
BLOCK TRAINING
DAY RELEASE
MOBILE VAN
MIXED MODE
CAMPUS APPRENTICESHIP/TRAINEESHIP DELIVERY MODE
Mooloolaba
Traineeship
WORKPLACE
DROP IN DAYS
BLOCK TRAINING
DAY RELEASE
MOBILE VAN
MIXED MODE
CAMPUS APPRENTICESHIP/TRAINEESHIP DELIVERY MODE
Toowoomba
Traineeship
WORKPLACE
DROP IN DAYS
BLOCK TRAINING
DAY RELEASE
MOBILE VAN
MIXED MODE
CAMPUS APPRENTICESHIP/TRAINEESHIP DELIVERY MODE
Bundaberg
Traineeship
WORKPLACE
DROP IN DAYS
BLOCK TRAINING
DAY RELEASE
MOBILE VAN
MIXED MODE
Gympie
Traineeship
WORKPLACE
DROP IN DAYS
BLOCK TRAINING
DAY RELEASE
MOBILE VAN
MIXED MODE
Hervey Bay
Traineeship
WORKPLACE
DROP IN DAYS
BLOCK TRAINING
DAY RELEASE
MOBILE VAN
MIXED MODE
Payment Options

How can I pay for this course?

No matter what your circumstances, TAFE Queensland has a payment option to suit you. If you are unsure of what’s right for you, get in touch. We’re here to help. 

Payment plan

If you have difficulty paying for the full cost of a course upfront, you may be eligible for a payment plan.

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Upfront payment

This may be the full fee for the course, or the student contribution amount if you are eligible for a subsidy or concession.

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Important Information

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Entry requirements

There are no formal entry requirements for this course.

Selection criteria

It is highly recommended that students:-

  • have completed year 10 or are 16 years of age or above.
  • have sound literacy and numeracy skills.
Resources required

It is recommended that you have access to a reliable internet connection to access TAFE Queensland's online learning system Connect, and a computer with up-to-date software, including Microsoft Office, Adobe Acrobat Reader and Adobe Flash Player. This equipment and software is available for use at all TAFE Queensland locations.

You are responsible for meeting the minimum standard of dress. This includes having access to and wearing a black shirt, black pants or skirt (accompanied by black stockings or leggings), and enclosed, non-slip soled shoes. You may also be required to purchase TAFE Queensland branded uniform items. More details will be provided after enrolment or during orientation.

Robina campus

The Robina campus will be a BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) campus for general learning.  Students are able to access discounted pricing for device purchases via JB Hi-Fi.  TAFE Queensland will have some portable devices available for short term loan and there will also be a limited number of desktop computers located on-site that students will be able to access.  For all the details visit the BYOD page on our website. 

Placement

TAFE at School - Greater Brisbane

Vocational placement is part of the course with a total of 80 hours to be completed over 4 terms.

The hours will need to be completed outside of timetabled hours and in your own time in the school holidays, Saturdays or a negotiated convenient time that suits both the employer and the student.

 

Successful completion of the placement has the potential to lead to an apprenticeship in SHB30416 Cert III Hairdressing and SHB30516 Cert III Barbering.

Assessment Methods

Skill and knowledge assessments are an essential step in progressing through your course. You may be assessed in a number of ways while you are studying at TAFE Queensland, including observation, written assessment, questioning, portfolios, work samples, third-party feedback, and through recognition of prior learning. Read more about assessment methods.

Pathways

University pathways

If you want to go on to further study at university, TAFE Queensland has a pathway option to get you there. In many cases, completing one of our diplomas may give you a full year of credit towards a degree with one of our partner universities.

Learn more about University Pathways

  • James Cook University
  • Southern Cross University
  • University of Canberra
  • Griffith University
  • Queensland University of Technology
  • University of Southern Queensland

How to Apply

Direct application

If you're ready to get started, simply hit the Apply Now button on your preferred course information page and get your application underway online. 

Course Disclaimer

All information was accurate at time of publication, however TAFE policies, tuition fees and course content is subject to change without notice. Course commencement is dependent on sufficient enrolment numbers. Timetable information is subject to change prior to commencement and/or during the duration of your course.

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) and credit transfers

Fast track your way to a formal qualification by earning credit for the things you already know. We can assess your skills, directly apply credits from previous successful study, and give you advanced standing in your course.

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