Equip yourself with fundamental skills in hair styling. Gain specialist skills in styling hair, creating long hair upstyles and braiding in our simulated industry hair salons. Work as a hair salon assistant or hair stylist for photoshoots or events.
Through a mixture of theory and practical course work, learn to:
Consult with clients on the service they desire
Assess client's hair and make recommendations
Dry hair and apply finishing products
Perform classic upstyles for long hair
Use braiding techniques as quick service designs
Gain practical experience and develop specialist skills that give you an advantage in the job market.
A nationally accredited Statement of Attainment
A pathway to further study in Certificate III in Hairdressing
Credit toward a Certificate II in Salon Assistant or Certificate III in Hairdressing
Specialist skills in creating long hair upstyles, braiding and styling hair
Some courses require evidence of previous experience or study before you can enrol
To be prepared for this course, we recommend that you have:
A passion for hair and beauty
Excellent communication skills
Strong teamwork skills
The ability to work with a diverse range of clients
The ability to practise your skills on other people
TAFE NSW is committed to meeting the learning needs of every community. Meeting these needs can mean there are additional entry requirements at different campus locations. Check your preferred location for further requirements. If you need help preparing for study, contact us to find out how we can support you.
Our graduates go onto roles like: Hair salon assistant, Hair stylist and Freelance session stylist
Take your study further with other courses offered at TAFE NSW:
The Statement of Attainment in Pathway to Hair does not have any pre-requisite courses.
The Statement of Attainment in Pathway to Hair does not have any related courses.
At TAFE NSW, we recognise your previous study and work experience. You can apply for recognition of prior learning or a credit transfer with any of our courses. If you're successful you'll get your qualification faster.
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