Course Details - Hairdressing - tradePATH (Mount Carmel College)

Course TitleHairdressing - tradePATH
RegionWestern Adelaide Secondary Schools Network
Host OrganisationMount Carmel College
Course Length2 semesters (1 year)
DescriptionRegarding this RTO it is the school's intent to deliver. This course has been designed for students wishing to learn hairdressing skills or enter a career in hairdressing and related personal services industries. There is demand for hairdressers, and in this program, students undertake training that gives them the skills to apply for a full-time or school-based apprenticeship. Students work in a salon environment.
PathwaysSkills development in personal grooming and hairdressing. This program provides students with a strong foundation to apply for an apprenticeship in hairdressing.
PrerequisitesNil - but Introductory course preferred.
Special RequirementsSalon shirt, hairdressing kit and combination lock (for locker) will be ordered on behalf of the student (at cost) and provided at the start of the course. An itemised cost breakdown will be included in the cost to students. These items will remain the property of the student. Black covered shoes, black trousers to be purchased by students prior to commencement.
Delivery Location(s)Rosewater Trade Training Centre, 33 Newcastle Street, Rosewater, SA, 5013
The Training Centre is located adjacent to Mt Carmel College on the corner of Russell Street and Symon Street. Student car parking is available.
Dates and Times28 weekly sessions at Rosewater Trade Training Centre on Tuesdays from 08:40 until 15:00
Commencement date 05/02/19
This course will run on Tuesdays and/or Thursdays. Students must select suitable day to meet their timetable commitments and indicate on the Regional VET Student Application Form.
Work Placement10 days
A SWL logbook must be completed as part of the TGSS agreement. 70 hours of SWL is compulsory as part of TGSS.
SACE DetailsSACE Stage 1, 45 SACE credits
QualificationCertificate II in Salon Assistant (National code SHB20216)
This qualification supersedes Certificate II in Hairdressing.
RTOTAFE SA (National Code 41026)
CompulsorySHBHBAS001Perform shampoo and basin services   (40 nominal hours)
 SHBHDES001Dry hair to shape   (40 nominal hours)
 SHBHIND001Maintain and organise tools, equipment and work areas   (20 nominal hours)
 SHBXCCS004Recommend products and services   (20 nominal hours)
 SHBXCCS001Conduct salon financial transactions   (25 nominal hours)
 SHBXCCS003Greet and prepare clients for salon services   (10 nominal hours)
 SHBXIND001Comply with organisational requirements within a personal services environment   (45 nominal hours)
 SHBHDES002Braid hair   (30 nominal hours)
 SHBHIND002Research and use hairdressing industry information   (15 nominal hours)
 SHBHBAS002Provide head, neck and shoulder massages for relaxation   (20 nominal hours)
 BSBWHS201Contribute to health and safety of self and others   (20 nominal hours)
 SHBXIND002Communicate as part of a salon team   (30 nominal hours)

There are 12 Units of Competency for this qualification.
Student Cost$455.70
This consists of a $100 (GST free) Regional VET fee and $355.70 (including GST) for salon kits, shirt and personal consumables, payable to your Home School.
Home School Cost$1,872.00
For students ineligible for TGSS, the Fee For Service RTO cost of this course will be $1872 (GST free), invoiced to the Home School by the RTO. For students who are following this career pathway, there may be an opportunity for students to complete this course under the Training Guarantee for SACE Students (TGSS), providing students meet the eligibility criteria. A TGSS Form A will need to be completed for all TGSS students and submitted to the RTO. A Form B must be received from the RTO prior to commencement of the course. Fee is subject to change and will be confirmed in December 2018.
Cost NotesFee is subject to change and will be confirmed in December 2018.
Number Of StudentsMinimum    12
Maximum   15
Selection ProcessApplicants may be required to provide evidence of previous work experience in either the hairdressing or retail sector and have a keen interest in personal services industries. Interviews will be conducted in November 2018.
Orientation DetailsStudents are encouraged to attend the information day on Wednesday 22 August, 3:30pm - 7:30pm, to speak to current trainees and lecturers.
Public TransportBus Stop 34 on Newcastle Street, Rosewater or Alberton Train Station (4 minutes walk).
Contact PersonMr Shane Gubbin, Phone 84470560, Mobile 0407261967, Email
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