SHB20216 Certificate II in Salon Assistant

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Course description

If you’d like to work in at a modern salon or get prepared for a hairdressing apprenticeship try the Certificate II in Salon Assistant (SHB20216). It’s a hands-on qualification (completed over 6-12 months) that will teach you how to greet and prepare clients for their visit to the salon, provide shampoo and basin services, braid hair, and work as part of the salon team. Graduate ready for work as a salon assistant or confidently apply for an apprenticeship.

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Nationally recognised

Average duration

6 months

Online or Distance

On-campus or Workplace

Outcomes

This course can help you get a job as:

Job TitleAvg Salary
Salon Assistant$960 weekly pay

This course can help you progress to:

Job TitleAvg Salary
Salon Manager$1,340 weekly pay
Hairdresser$1,025 weekly pay
Stylist$1,340 weekly pay

Government funding

The Australian government provides funding to help students who are completing the SHB20216 Certificate II in Salon Assistant. The type of funding you receive depends on the state that you live in.

There are eligibility requirements for each type of funding. Enquire with a course provider to check your eligibility.

Payment options

Interest free payment plan
Most course providers offer flexible payment options for the SHB20216 Certificate II in Salon Assistant such as weekly, bi-monthly, or monthly interest-free payments for those who do not wish (or are unable) to pay their tuition fees outright. There is usually a discount for those who pay their tuition fees upfront. Enquire with a course provider to find out more.

Benefits of nationally recognised training

This is a nationally recognised course delivered by Registered Training Organisations (RTOs). RTOs are strictly regulated by the Australian Skills Quality Authority (ASQA). This guarantees you will be studying a quality-assured and nationally recognised qualification.

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These course providers offer the SHB20216 Certificate II in Salon Assistant:

TAFE Queensland
On Campus
North Regional TAFE
Distance / On Campus
Angel Institute of Education
On Campus
Colour Cosmetica Academy
On Campus
TONI&GUY Melbourne School of Hairdressing
On Campus
Elysian Institute
Distance / On Campus