SHB80116 - Graduate Certificate in Hairdressing Creative Leadership

Senior experience in creative hairdressing and styling? Get it formally recognised.

If you're an experienced senior hairdresser, hairstylist, artistic director or specialist session stylist, with significant experience developing and implementing the direction of industry hair designs, then you may be eligible to achieve your Graduate Certificate in Hairdressing Creative Leadership. This postgraduate qualification is suitable for those working within larger hairdressing companies or as freelance session stylists.

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6 units must be completed:

  • 4 core units
  • 2 elective units, consisting of:
  • 1 unit from the list below
  • 1 unit from the list below, elsewhere in the SHB Training Package, or any other current Training Package or accredited course.

The selection of electives must be guided by the job outcome sought, local industry requirements and the complexity of skills appropriate to the AQF level of this qualification.

Core Units 

SHBHTLS004

Provide creative leadership to the hairdressing industry

SHBHTLS005

Conceive, develop and realise innovative hairdressing concepts for media

SHBHTLS006

Conceive, develop and realise innovative hairdressing concepts for events

SHBHTLS007

Plan and deliver professional hairdressing presentations

 Elective Units 

BSBCRT601

Research and apply concepts and theories of creativity

BSBDES602

Research global design trends

BSBDES801

Research and apply design theory

SHBHTLS008

Originate and refine hair design concepts

SHBHTLS009

Work to a brief to develop and refine hair designs

Entry to this qualification is open to individuals who have commercial experience as a senior salon hairdresser or session stylist and significant technical expertise in the hairdressing industry. This expertise must include:

  • provision of highly specialised styling and/or chemical services
  • establishment and maintenance of an extensive clientele base
  • coordination and training of team members, and
  • contribution to the promotion of an organisation in platform work at recognised state or national industry events.

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