The Certificate IV in Hairdressing is ideal for students who have completed Certificate III in Hairdressing and who wish to enhance & extend their training and career options. The Program reflects the role of skilled senior hairdressers who use a range of highly developed sales, consultation and technical skills and knowledge to provide a broad range of hairdressing services to clients.
This senior hairdressers Program provides specialist services in one or more areas including haircutting, design, colouring and complex colour correction, trichology and chemical reformation. They work independently and many hairdressers at this level provide technical leadership, training and support to team members.
Potential career outcomes could include:
- Senior Hairdresser in a salon
- Freelance session stylist
- Technical advisor in product companies
- BlendedBlended delivery - both online course content and partial face to face requirements
- VirtualVirtual Delivery - Live and interactive classroom-style learning conducted completely online
- In-classIn class delivery - predominately face to face course content conducted at a specific location
- OnlineOnline delivery - online course content with the exception of assessments and work placement
- Melbourne CBD
Duration and Study Load
Non-Traineeship: Estimated duration 26 Weeks
Intensive Course Delivery Options available too.
TMG College Australia can deliver training and undertake assessments using facilities at a workplace where the student undertakes their work experience, or in a Mobile Manner (e.g. delivery at a regional/remote location for a specific period or for a specific training course).
Mixed Mode Training
A combination of various delivery modes. Also known as “Mixed Delivery” or “Blended Learning”. This includes Online, Face to Face and Workplace Based.
Entry to this Program is open to individuals who have:
- achieved a Certificate III in Hairdressing (or equivalent); and
- 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.
Students are required to undertake a Pre-Training Review and a Language Literacy Numeracy and Digital Literacy Assessment.
These will assist with determining suitability and relevance into course entry and identification of any support needs.
Recognition of Prior Learning
We provide Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) where student work experience or qualifications of an advanced and related nature have been undertaken. RPL result is subject to the quality and amount of the evidence submitted by the Student to TMG.
Assessment methods may include:
- Knowledge questions
- Research and Report/Assignment writing
- Case studies/Simulated scenarios
- Workplace Practical Demonstration
We provide Credit Transfer with agreed and consistent credit outcomes for components of a qualification, if the CT request is equivalent in content and learning outcomes with TMG’s matched qualifications.
The SHB40216 Certificate IV in Hairdressing requires 11 units of competency.
SHBHTLS001 – Provide technical leadership to hairdressing teams
SHBHTLS002 – Research and use hairdressing trends to advance creative work
SHBHCLS006 – Solve complex colour problems
SHBHCUT008 – Design and perform creative haircuts
SHBHDES005 – Select and apply hair extensions
SHBHDES006 – Design and style long hair creatively
SHBHREF003 – Straighten and relax hair with protein treatments
BSBMKG413 – Promote products and services
BSBWOR502 – Lead and manage team effectiveness
SHBBMUP003 – Design and apply make-up for photography
BSBINN301 – Promote innovation in a team environment
Credit Transfer and RPL offered: Recognition of prior learning and skills assessment.
About TMG College Australia
We understand how important it is to not only choose the right qualification for you, but also the right Australian Registered Training Organisation (RTO) to enhance your learning experience.
For over 15 years, we have established ourselves as one of Australia’s leading Registered Training Organisations by building trusted relationships with Students and offering career-boosting courses, dedicated Trainers, a strong Student support network and a great culture.
Our 60+ qualifications reflect current work practices, industry workplace expectations and offer flexible delivery modes to ensure you are job-ready after graduating. We have everything you need to enhance your study and career opportunities for the future.
TMG College Australia is a business name of The Malka Group P/L which is a Registered Training Organisation (RTO 21694).