Hairdressers maintain & create styles in their clients hair. They specialise in cuts, colours, treatments, blow drying, in trend styles and hair design.
Most hairdressers begin their career as an apprentice in a salon gaining much needed on the job practice and skill. These generally take 3-4 years to complete. There are many institutes to which you can gain certifications. Consider qualifications in Certificate III in Hairdressing.
- Team Work
- Willingness to Learn
- Good teamwork
- Maintaining a tactful, friendly manner
- Openness to learning new ideas and techniques
- Attention to detail
- Cleanliness and good personal grooming
Progress in the hairdressing field to become a colourist, stylist, senior stylist and or salon manager. You may choose to complete a Certificate IV in Hairdressing (SHB40216).
Home business - Hairdressing is a service industry, so keep a detailed client database to ensure you can always provide the highest level of customer service to complement your hairdressing skills.