Our Certificate in Hair Extensions will teach you the fundamental theoretical and practical skills you’ll need in order to work as a hair extension technician. This course will help you master the different methods for installing hair extensions as well as essential hair extension aftercare and maintenance. Our comprehensive course will also teach you how to provide a personalised experience for each and every client.
This course will include lessons on tape wefts, custom tape design, nanobeads, microbeads, flat-track wefts, beaded wefts and invisible wefts. You will also learn about how to appropriately use and install fusion, braided wefts and temporary methods such as clip-ins, wigs and fringe pieces.
Hair extensions continue to be a high-demand salon service for hair stylists, with a lot of paying clients looking for experienced hair professionals capable of installation and maintenance. Take advantage of this demand and start your own at-home business or use this certificate to land the perfect job position. Hair Extension technicians can charge between $500 – $800 per application depending on the occasion and usually take close to an hour for each application. The earning potential is endless!
Potential career outcomes could include:
- Salon Worker
- Freelance Technician
- OnlineOnline delivery - online course content with the exception of assessments and work placement
- BlendedBlended delivery - both online course content and partial face to face requirements
- In-classIn class delivery - predominately face to face course content conducted at a specific location
- VirtualVirtual Delivery - Live and interactive classroom-style learning conducted completely online
Duration and Study Load
- Approximately 15 – 20 weeks
- Online, Self-Paced (You decide what hours you do per week)
- You must have a computer and a reliable internet connection. If you do not have a computer or tablet, we can supply one
- Over the age of 18 (if you are not, we would need to speak with a guardian)
- Be an Australian citizen or permanent resident
- Be aware that some disabilities may affect your ability to study online. Please notify us so that we can fully support you with your studies
Enjoy self-paced and flexible studies with unrestricted access to your course contents. No matter what time of day you’d like to dip into your training, this education will be available to you
Studying online doesn’t mean studying alone. You’ll receive full support and guidance throughout your course, with tutors available for any questions you may have via phone and email 6 days a week
A custom-designed beauty kit will be sent directly to your door, with all the practical tools you require to complete your course and kickstart or further your career.
You’ll receive a Certificate of Attainment once you’ve completed your course. It’ll look seriously fabulous in your salon or to show-off to your employer.
Dreaming of pursuing a career in hair extension installation and maintenance, or perhaps thinking of starting your own hair extension business at home? This ultimate Hair Extension Technician Starter Kit is tailor-made to get you started!
Start learning hair extensions fundamentals using industry-standard tools from our partners! Featuring different types of hair extensions, installation tools, a colour matching guide, various accessories plus a mannequin head, your Hair Extensions Starter Kit covers all bases to help you practice and master your craft. This is the ultimate starter kit for beginners to delve into the world of hair extensions and refine their skills in order to gain industry certification. Practice giving clients longer and fuller hair with any method. Use various tools to learn different hair extension removal techniques. Learn proper hair extension placement to ensure the most natural look for your clients. Master blending and styling as well as colour matching too! Our course works side by side with this personalised kit to help you go from student to hair extensions maestro. With this kit to hand, the future sure looks beautiful!
- Mannequin Head
- Tape Extensions
- Weft Extensions
- Colour Matching Hair Ring
- Replacement Tapes
- Loop Accessories
About Australian Beauty School
Our online courses are designed by beauty enthusiasts for beauty enthusiasts, opening the door to a world of top-level education, practical training and industry insights. Our goal is to transform the way beauty therapy tuition is both provided and accessed, so you can develop your skillset through the most liberating and empowering online formats.
Whether you’re looking to strengthen a specific ability or you’re invested in developing your expertise across multiple areas, Australian Beauty School was created to offer all students the support to begin building the career or business of their dreams.
Every educational journey is unique which is why, as one of the most dynamic beauty therapy education providers in Australia, our commitment is to ensure you personally receive all the instruction and guidance you need to truly thrive.