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SHB20216 Certificate II in Salon Assistant


Certificate II in Salon Assistant

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Program Overview

Our course focuses on providing you with a hands-on experience with the guidance of our qualified Instructors. You will be learning in a positive atmosphere and have access to state-of-the-art facilities.

This Program has been designed to teach you practical skills in:

  • Salon health and safety
  • Shampoo and basin services
  • Hair drying and shaping
  • Massage
  • Conducting salon financial transactions
  • Communicating as a part of a salon team
  • Applying colour and products
  • Hair braiding
  • and much more!

Over the course of this Program , we offer flexible learning, with a blend of face to face and online learning which include interactive workshops in TMG College Australia’s Salon.





SHB20216 Certificate II in Salon Assistant

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Program Details

  • Program Code & Title

    SHB20216 Certificate II in Salon Assistant.

  • Subjects

    The SHB20216 Certificate II in Salon Assistant requires 12 Subjects.

    Core Subjects:

    BSBWHS201 – Contribute to health and safety of self and others
    SHBHBAS001 – Provide shampoo and basin services
    SHBHDES001 – Dry hair to shape
    SHBHIND001 – Maintain and organise tools, equipment and work areas
    SHBXCCS001 – Conduct salon financial transactions
    SHBXCCS003 – Greet and prepare clients for salon services
    SHBXIND001 – Comply with organisational requirements within a personal services environment
    SHBXIND002 – Communicate as part of a salon team

    Elective Subjects:

    SHBHBAS002 – Provide head, neck and shoulder massages for relaxation
    SHBHCLS001 – Apply hair color products
    SHBHDES002 – Braid hair
    SHBXCCS004 – Recommend products and services

    Credit Transfer and RPL offered: Recognition of prior learning and skills assessment.

  • Entry Requirements

    There are no entry requirements for this Program however Students are required to undertake a Pre-Training Review and a Language Literacy Numeracy and Digital Literacy Assessment

    These will assist with determining suitability and relevance into course entry and identification of any support needs.

  • Assessment

    Assessment methods may include:

    • Knowledge questions
    • Research and Report/Assignment writing
    • Case studies/Simulated scenarios
    • Workplace Practical Demonstration
  • Duration and Intensity

    Traineeship or VETDSS:  Estimated duration 52 Weeks 



  • Delivery Mode

    TMG College Australia provides the following delivery options:

    Face to Face Training 

    In person Classroom Based training delivered at TMG College Australia sites with a combination of interactive workshops in the TMG College Australia’s Salon with opportunities or Students to undertake practical industry based simulated training activities and workplace participation. 

    Offsite Training 

    TMG College Australia can deliver training and undertake assessments using facilities at a Students workplace, or in a mobile manner (e.g. delivery at a regional/remote location for a specific period or for a specific training course).  

    Mixed Mode Training 

    A combination of various delivery modes. Also known as "Mixed Delivery" or "Blended Learning". This includes Virtual, Face to Face and Workplace Based.  

  • Pathways

    Students who successfully complete this Program may undertake 

    • SHB30416 Certificate III in Hairdressing 
    • SHB30516 Certificate III in Barbering 
    • SHB40216 Certificate IV in Hairdressing 
  • Your Career

    This Program is intended to prepare individuals for further training for outcomes in the hairdressing industry.

  • Fees & Eligibility

    VETDSS - $2,000.00

    The student tuition fees published are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment. 

    Traineeship incentives may be applicable on full time/ part time basis, subject to eligibility. Enrolment fees apply.

  • Locations

    This Qualification is available in the following regions: 

    • Melbourne CBD
  • Upcoming Classes

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  • Credit Transfer

    We provide Credit Transfer with agreed and consistent credit outcomes for components of qualification if the CT request is equivalent in content and learning outcomes with TMG's matched qualifications 

  • Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

    We provide Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) where student work experience or qualifications of an advanced and related nature have been undertaken. RPL result is subject to the quality and amount of the evidence submitted by the Student to TMG. 


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