Certificate II in Hairdressing (VET in Schools)
- Course Code
- Course Type
- Accredited Course
- Course Level
- Skills Creation
- Hair and Beauty Programs
- Course Location
- Warragul; Yallourn; Leongatha
- Course Duration
Part Time: To successfully obtain Nationally Accredited Qualifications students will usually be required to attend over a two year period during their VCE or VCAL studies VET in School qualifications are undertaken over a two (2) year period with students attending one (1) day per week
- Course Cost
- Students should consult with their Career's Advisor or VETiS Co-ordinator to obtain further information on program costs..
- course_info.pdf (pdf)
- Study Modes
- On Campus; Part Time (Day)
- Starting Date
- February 2013
- Varies depending on campus
Enquiries should be directed to the prospective student's school career advisor or VETiS co-ordinator
This course is designed for people who want to learn about hairdressing prior to commencing an apprenticeship in the trade. The effective combination of theory and practical skills introduced within this program can provide students with a headstart to a career in hairdressing.
This is a pre-apprenticeship course. The salon time of graduates who go on to commence an apprenticeship will be shortened by up to six months.
Qualifications And RecognitionUpon successful completion of this course participants will be eligible to be assessed for a National Certificate of Competency.
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- Beauty Technician
- Hairdressing Salong Manager/Owner
- Make-up Artist
To undertake a VETiS Program with GippsTAFE participants must be enrolled with a secondary education provider or school
This is NOT a VCE VET accredited course.
Course participants will be eligible to apply for TWO Block Credits for Units 1 & 2 in their first year
Course participants will be eligible to apply for TWO Block Credits for Units 1 & 2 in their second year
Opportunities For Further Study
- Certificate III in Hairdressing (Apprenticeship)
- Certificate IV in Hairdressing
- Certificate IV in Trichology
- Diploma of Hairdressing Salon Management