Certificate IV in Hairdressing is designed for those who wish to become a professional hairdresser. Students at this level will learn how to provide technical leadership to hairdressing teams, straighten and relax hair with protein treatments and also enhance hair designs using creative colouring and lightening techniques. Individuals will be responsible for their own outputs and learn a range of well-developed skills where discretion and judgement is required.
2. at least one-year post-qualification full-time employment experience as a hairdresser in a salon environment where they have applied the skills and knowledge covered in the above (or equivalent) qualification.
In SHB40216 - Certificate III in Hairdressing
Students must complete, the total number of 11 Units consisting of
The hairdressing sector is predominantly comprised of small businesses, many of which are operated as salons by self-employed hairdressers. Students have access to a fully equipped Hairdressing salon services environment (simulated) for practical demonstration and observations of all appropriate units throughout the course. Practical tasks will be set for each student that relate to the course structure and hairdressing.
ACCEND has the hairdressing services open to public, where students are able to maintain their skills required to successfully complete this qualification. An assortment of assessment methods structures this qualification including Practical Observation, Written Assessment, Project and simulated Workplace observation. Students will have access to a full range of hairdressing resources required for this qualification.
Assessments given to participants will occur in set tuition time (observational based assessments) and outside class time (project based assessments). All practical demonstrations will be observed by a ACCEND Trainer/Assessor.
In meeting their obligations to train a trainee, ACCEND will ensure that:
After achieving this qualification candidates may undertake:
This qualification is suitable for an Australian apprenticeship pathway.