Northern Adelaide State Secondary Schools Alliance
Course Details - SHB20216 Certificate II in Salon Assistant (TAFESA Elizabeth Campus)

NASSSA TitleCertificate II in Salon Assistant
QualificationSHB20216 Certificate II in Salon Assistant
RTOTAFESA Elizabeth Campus (National Code 41026)
Host OrganisationTAFESA Elizabeth Campus
Course Length2 Semesters (1 year)
4 Terms
Course Descriptiona. In Certificate II in Salon Assistant you will learn skills that will help get you into the industry. Shampooing, blow drying, treatments, and braiding. b. During the course you will work both as a part of a team and individually. You will come into contact with a range of different people and will work standing for extended periods of time. c. You will need to enjoy practical work and working on other students. d. This is high in practical with 70% practical and 30% theory. e. Students will be required to keep a folio of evidence in the form of photographs of their work. Competencies will require students to complete a theory test. A logbook will be used to keep record of all work completed and practical assessments. f. Students will work on each other when learning new skills. g. Students will be required to wear closed in shoes during the course.
PathwaysFrom this course you can further your studies in Certificate II in Retail Cosmetics, Certificate III to Hairdressing Pathways and Certificate III in Makeup.
Entry RequirementsN/A.
Other RequirementsStudents are expected to wear black, white, or any combination of black & white and fully closed in black shoes and bring a pen and USB to every lesson. Students will need to purchase a Hairdressing kit and bring it to every lesson.
Delivery Location(s)TAFE SA Elizabeth, 2 Woodford Rd, Elizabeth, SA, 5112
Elizabeth Campus Hair & Beauty Woodford Road, Building G15 Elizabeth SA 5112
Dates and Times32 weekly sessions at TAFE SA Elizabeth on Tuesdays from 09:30 until 16:30.
Commencement date 11/02/20.
8 Sessions per Term (Excludes 1st and last Tuesday of each term)
SACE DetailsSACE Stage 1, 45 SACE credits
320 Nominal Hours
Units Of Competency
CoreBSBWHS201Contribute to health and safety of self and others20 nominal hours
 SHBHBAS001Perform shampoo and basin services40 nominal hours
 SHBHDES001Dry hair to shape40 nominal hours
 SHBHIND001Maintain and organise tools, equipment and work areas20 nominal hours
 SHBXCCS001Conduct salon financial transactions25 nominal hours
 SHBXCCS003Greet and prepare clients for salon services10 nominal hours
 SHBXIND001Comply with organisational requirements within a personal services environment45 nominal hours
 SHBXIND002Communicate as part of a salon team30 nominal hours
 SHBHDES002Braid hair30 nominal hours
 SHBHBAS002Provide head, neck and shoulder massage for relaxation20 nominal hours
 SHBHIND002Research and use hairdressing industry information20 nominal hours
 SIRCOM002Recommend products and services20 nominal hours
Nominal hours are used for SACE purposes and are not reflective of actual delivery hours
Theory and practical lessons.
Training Cost$2,400.00 including GST
Other Costs$125.00 including GST
Hairdressing kit and TAFE T-shirt Approximately $125
Cost NotesDepartment for Education Non-NASSSA students enrolling will incur a $250.00 additional Administration fee (Full year course – pro rata for semester/term courses). Non-Department for Education students enrolling will incur a $1,000.00 administration fee. (Full year course – pro rata for semester/term courses) Enrolments for both these groups of students MUST be done through the WebVET Administrator.
Number Of StudentsMinimum    10
Maximum   20
Selection ProcessTalk to your school VET coordinator.
Orientation DetailsCourse orientation for all students will be on the first day of training
Public TransportTrain to Elizabeth Interchange, then Bus 440 to TAFE SA. Regular buses run between Elizabeth TAFE and Salisbury (224, 228), Craigmore (442, 443), Munno Para (440, 451, 452), Davoren Park (451, 452), Parafield Gardens (224) and Andrews Farm (451, 452). Trains from Gawler, Munno Para, Parafield Gardens and Salisbury all stop at the neighbouring Elizabeth Railway Station.
Contact PersonMs Sharna Suridge, Phone 8207 9744, Mobile 0408 846 709, Email
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