These two qualifications delivered together give any individual interested in a career in hairdressing, make-up, beauty or general retail an amazing head start and two fully accredited Certificate II qualifications. These preparation courses are a great introduction and taster into these fields and can lead to many employment or further study opportunities.
The skills and knowledge are of an introductory level and are all undertaken under supervision including blowdrying, shampooing, makeup application day and evening, selling skills, basin skills, braiding hair and much much more.
This dual qualification can be used as a stepping stone into a hairdressing apprenticeship, retail outlets, makeup counter work or future studies in any of those areas
This is the qualification that enables you to work as a hairdresser. It is the apprenticeship pathway and is recognised both nationally and internationally.
The Certificate III in Hairdressing involves employment as an apprentice hairdresser in a full or part time capacity working in a salon and attending WA Academy one day per week.
WA Academy is an alternative choice for apprenticeship training, open to all salons owners to enroll their apprentices of all levels. Staying in line with industry needs and with the ability to tailor training delivery to suite the salon and the apprentice. If salon owners are keen to have well trained and productive apprentices with real models and coloum management training then WA Academy is your choice. Why have apprentices practice on your paying clients when they can train in consultation, time management, cutting and colouring techniques on real live models to perfect their service before performing services on your clients.
Functions in this qualification involve responsibility for the supervision of others, treating hair and scalp, recommending products and services, haircutting – mens and ladies, styling, long hair styling and upstyles, colouring and lightening hair, permanent wave and chemical reformation services and much more.
This is the ultimate management qualification specifically designed to meet the needs of the retail industry. Providing a pathway to work in a diverse range of retail settings including hairdressing salons, beauty salons, speciality retailers, supermarkets, department stores and quick service restaurants.
This qualification gives you the knowledge and ability to manage a salon or own and operate your own salon.
Functions in this qualification involve a broad range of business building ideas and experiences including human resources, recruiting staff, business planning, sustainability, financial management, marketing and promotion as well as strong leadership skills.
Students are supplied all products, equipment and resources included in the course cost unless detailed further.
Accreditation: Nationally recognised qualification Certificate IV level