Salon Assistant

Certificate II

National Code: SHB20216

Course information

About the course

Course Number: SHB20216-01V01

Do you think hairdressing could be the career for you? Our Certificate II in Salon Assistant is your first step toward pursuing your dream. This qualification will prepare you for taking on assistant roles in the industry. It will also set the foundations for undertaking further training to become a qualified hairdresser.

Basic skills that you will develop through this course include; providing shampoo services, conducting financial transactions, preparing clients for salon services, and drying hair to shape.

Studying this course through North Coast TAFE ensures you will be learning from professionals with vast industry experience and connections. You will also enjoy learning in our fabulous hairdressing facilities. If you're ready to follow the path towards a career in hairdressing, or if you're looking to prepare yourself for working as a salon assistant, contact us now to secure your place in this course.

Course study options

Offered on 5 campuses

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  • Get credit for previous study and life experience

Other student services offered with this course

Counselling and career services
Disability support services
Libraries and information services


North Coast TAFE offers a wide choice of courses, some that attract government subsidies and some that do not. The fees payable will vary, depending on your personal circumstances, your study history and the course you choose.

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