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SHB20116 Certificate II in Retail Cosmetics

National ID: SHB20116 State ID: AZZ4
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Get into in a rewarding career making people look and feel their very best.

Gain the necessary experience to become a retail sales staff member who works across a range of tasks to sell and demonstrate beauty or cosmetic products, this can include in workplaces like beauty and hairdressing salons, retail outlets and department stores. Retail staff follow known routines and procedures and work under direct supervision.  

You'll also gain the skills to work as a freelance make-up artist or in conjunction with a photographer or cosmetic surgeon in the area of Remedial Camouflage Make-up, at a cosmetic counter, within a salon or a day spa, and prepares you for the basics within the film industry.

Enhance your employment options by doing a dual qualification

At our Geraldton Campus this qualification is offered as a dual qualification with: 

SHB20216 | Certificate II in Salon Assistant(opens in a new tab)

This entry level qualification will give you the start you need to work in a hairdressing salon. You'll obtain the skills, knowledge and confidence to get your career as a hairdresser underway and improve your opportunities for obtaining a hairdressing apprenticeship.

As a salon assistant you will be the first staff member to greet a client for their appointment. It's your job to provide them with excellent customer service and ensure that the hairdressers have what they need throughout each appointment. 

School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF
OLNA or NAPLAN 9 Band 8 C Grades in Year 10 English and Maths or equivalent Certificate I or Certificate II

This course is delivered as a combined course and is not available separately.

Entrance Requirements

Completion of year 10 or equivalent.

Course Requirements

Students will also need to complete the LLN Robot test to enable us to see the level of literacy and numeracy of the individual.  This will help us determine if we need CAVVS, USIQ or an aboriginal student mentor present in the class. 

Students must participate in an interview with the lecturer (face to face or phone) prior to enrolment to give them information regarding the course; how much commitment is required; what needs to be purchased before the course starts, and dates concerning the course.

Students who decide to enrol must complete a client needs summary with the lecturer on enrolment to gain information regarding the needs of the student. This could include the need for literacy and numeracy support, need for financial support or any other information that could impact the students’ ability to learn. Action can then be taken to address these needs to enable the students to succeed in the course. 

Students must be able to stand for long periods of time during the day to be able to perform hair and beauty treatments on at least two to four clients per day to prepare the students for average industry client appointments.

All students must be open to developing communication skills to enable them to work with clients and students.

Students must be willing to have all treatments performed on themselves and perform on others to develop the skills needed for industry.

Please note: This qualification is in transition, and the course code is subject to change.

 

Certification

Upon successful completion you will receive a Certificate II in Retail Cosmetics.

Job opportunities include:

  • Retail Sales Consultant 
  • Sales Assistant
  • Customer Service Assistant
  • Point-of-Sale Operator 

For more information about job and career pathways, visit JobOutlook(opens in a new tab)  or Jobs and Skills WA

Please note: This list is a guide only as job titles and qualification requirements may vary between organisations.

We offer a range of further study opportunities, view our course list here. (opens in a new tab)

Study options and how to apply

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Semester 2, 2022

Geraldton - Classroom Combined SHB20216

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Duration 9 Months
When Semester 2, 2022
Where Geraldton
How Classroom Combined SHB20216

 

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