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|Study Mode||Full-time, On Campus|
|Timetable||Three-and-a-half days a weekPart-time study options are available.|
This is a rewarding, creative course which gives you the opportunity to enter the hairdressing industry with confidence, passion and flair.
Working hands-on in our salon you will learn all aspects of hairdressing including cutting, colouring and styling along with free access to up-to-date workshops with our industry partners. Pure Academy is an encouraging environment where you will discover skills and talents and fulfil your dreams with a rewarding new career.
In this course, you will also have the chance to work in the Pure Living Hair and Beauty salon located at Lyndoch Living to gain additional salon experience and become confident stylists.
This course allows students to perform a full range of client services including client consultation and advice, hair and scalp treatments, haircutting, hair design, hair colour and lightening, chemical reformation, hair extensions and protein straightening.
Three-and-a-half days a week.
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday on campus, 9am - 3.30pm.
Thursday via virtual classroom*, 9am - 11am.
*Virtual classroom - a live online teaching and learning environment where teachers and students can present course materials, engage and interact with one another, and work in groups together.
This course is the standard entry-level qualification for the hairdressing industry, upon completion of this course you can gain employment in a hairdressing salon.
On completion of this course, graduates may choose to study in related industry fields through, Certificate III in Barbering, Certificate III in Beauty Services or Certificate III in Nail Technology to expand their skills and enhance their career opportunities.
Students will undertake salon work placement within the Pure Academy hair salon and are required to supply some models for assessments. Additional work place is advisable during term breaks.
Why don’t you come along to our next course info session to find out everything you need to start your learning journey? You can chat with our teachers, tour our facilities, learn more about the course, find out about the application process and get your questions answered by our course experts.
To complete this qualification you must complete 21 core and 7 elective units
|Unit Code||Unit Name||Unit Hours||Unit Consumables|
|BSBSUS201||Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices||20||$0.00|
|SHBHBAS001||Provide shampoo and basin services||40||$0.00|
|SHBHCLS002||Colour and lighten hair||65||$40.00|
|SHBHCLS003||Provide full and partial head highlighting treatments||45||$40.00|
|SHBHCLS004||Neutralise unwanted colours and tones||55||$0.00|
|SHBHCLS005||Provide on scalp full head and retouch bleach treatments||55||$35.00|
|SHBHCUT001||Design haircut structures||20||$0.00|
|SHBHCUT002||Create one length or solid haircut structures||30||$36.00|
|SHBHCUT003||Create graduated haircut structures||35||$0.00|
|SHBHCUT004||Create layered haircut structures||35||$0.00|
|SHBHCUT005||Cut hair using over-comb techniques||30||$225.00|
|SHBHDES003||Create finished hair designs||50||$12.00|
|SHBHIND001||Maintain and organise tools, equipment and work areas||20||$0.00|
|SHBHIND003||Develop and expand a client base||35||$0.00|
|SHBHREF002||Straighten and relax hair with chemical treatments||45||$25.00|
|SHBHTRI001||Identify and treat hair and scalp conditions||25||$15.00|
|SHBXCCS001||Conduct salon financial transactions||25||$0.00|
|SHBXCCS002||Provide salon services to clients||40||$0.00|
|SHBXIND001||Comply with organisational requirements within a personal services environment||45||$0.00|
|SHBXIND002||Communicate as part of a salon team||30||$0.00|
|SHBXWHS001||Apply safe hygiene, health and work practices||40||$0.00|
|Unit Code||Unit Name||Unit Hours||Unit Consumables|
|SHBHBAS002||Provide head, neck and shoulder massages for relaxation||20||$15.00|
|SHBHCUT006||Create combined haircut structures||45||$120.00|
|SHBHCUT007||Create combined traditional and classic men's haircut structures||45||$65.00|
|SHBHDES004||Create classic long hair up-styles||30||$430.70|
|SHBHIND004||Participate in session styling teams||65||$0.00|
|SHBHREF001||Curl and volumise hair with chemical treatments||65||$20.00|
This course involves accredited units. You will be required to complete assessment tasks to demonstrate your underpinning knowledge, skills and attributes to meet the course outcomes. A combination of written, oral and practical assessment strategies will be used in either a classroom, online or workplace environment.
Where units require demonstration of skills in a workplace environment, you will have the opportunity to do this either in your own workplace (where appropriate), through a practical placement, or by using one of the Institute's simulated workshops/classrooms. Detailed information about the types, conduct and dates of assessments will be provided in advance. You will also be provided with information about the opportunity for reassessment and appeal.
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Here's an outline of fees and costs associated with your course.
Your fees each year can be made up of 3 different elements. Everyone has different circumstances that can affect what you pay and how much you pay. :
There are 4 different rates of tuition fees. Only one will apply to you (depending on your eligibility and circumstances).
The fees listed below are indicative only. The student tuition fees as published are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment. Funding made available to eligible individuals by State and Commonwealth Governments. If funding is utilised, this may affect future opportunities to access additional funding in the future.
|Course fees by student type||Indicative Course Fee|
|Government subsidised rate (if eligible)||$2,855.00|
|Full fee rate (if not eligible for govt subsidy)||$7,595.00|
Some courses require specific resources or materials necessary for your study eg: tools of the trade, excursions, etc. Final costs will be determined upon enrolment.
|Additional course fees||Indicative Course Fee|
|Course consumable/materials (approximate)||$2,978.10|
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Payments will need to be arranged within five(5) business days of receiving the email containing your invoice.
We also offer a range of scholarships each year which you may be eligible to apply for to assist with course fees.
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