W100176 - Hairdresser

Billie's Hair Salon

THURSDAYS OR FRIDAYS - START WITH THE BASICS. Observe and Assist the hairdressing staff in this quiet salon, while building upon your VETiS Hairdressing training. Take the time to watch and learn the foundation skills at the start of your placement. As your competence and confidence grows, the host may offer you the opportunity to participate in more complex tasks.

Skills You Might Learn

Teamwork, communication, time management, customer service, using technology, problem solving.

Cert II - Increased industry knowledge, salon safety processes, maintaining and organising tools, equipment and work areas, retail and merchandising, basin services, drying, etc

Cert III – as above, along with haircut structures, colouring techniques, men’s haircuts, design and finishes for up-dos, etc.

Typical Tasks & Duties

Students will start with basic tasks including sweeping, tidying reception area, folding towels, maintaining work spaces (including various equipment), preparing foil sheets, etc. Reception tasks may include greeting clients, preparing drinks, answering phones and assisting with appointment records. Students may have the opportunity to assist with shampooing, drying, toning, and wrapping.

Student Requirements

Must be undertaking Cert II or Cert III Hairdressing. One day per week, so best suited to VCAL students.

Dress Requirements

To be discussed at interview, generally all black

Special Transport Requirements

Travel Arrangement Form NOT REQUIRED for this placement. Close to both bus and train access.


  • SIH20111 - Certificate II in Hairdressing
  • SIH30111 - Certificate III in Hairdressing
Positions: 1 Position
ID Number: W100176
Location: Heidelberg - Explore Region
Mode/Type: Structured Workplace Learning (SWL)
Attendance: One day per week, either Thursdays or Fridays available. Negotiable start date.
Added By: Banyule Nillumbik Local Learning & Employment Network


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