If you are interested in basic hairstyling or artistic colouring, we have a range of hairdressing courses that are a cut above the rest.

Our courses are often focused on the delivery of apprenticeship, pre-apprenticeship, skills recognition and other programs tailored to industry needs.

You can study a short course or a TAFE certificate.

Certificate III in Barbering
Become a qualified barber and learn the full range of barbering skills and hairdressing techniques when you study the Certificate III in Barbering.
Duration 3 years Campus City King St, Industry Delivery mode Blended, Face to Face, Workplace
Certificate III in Hairdressing
Fulfil your dream of working in the hairdressing industry with a Certificate III in Hairdressing at Victoria University Polytechnic.
Duration 3 years Campus City King St, Industry Delivery mode Blended, Face to Face, Online, Workplace
Certificate II in Salon Assistant

Kick start your career in hairdressing and develop the basic skills and confidence needed to work in a salon.

Campus City King St

Introduction to Clipper Fading

Learn the urban barbering techniques of clipper fading to join the growing barbering industry. This hands-on workshop will advance your clipper work.

Campus City King St
Eyelash Extensions

Develop the specialised knowledge and skills to apply eyelash extensions in a professional and hygienic manner.

Duration 3 weeks Campus City King St

Studying hairdressing at VU

At Victoria University (VU), we want you to follow your passion and excel in the industry you've always dreamed of.

We're one of Australia's most industry-connected institutions, and are one of the top 2% of universities in the world.

You'll learn from leading industry professionals who combine theory with practice to prepare you for your career from day one.

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