School Based Training

School programs

Creative Edge Training  deliver a flexible school program at our college campus at Kings trade training college in Reedy Creek  and also at our Trinity College campus – La Valla trade training center in Beenleigh. The flexible program  SHB20216 Certificate II in Salon Assistant is a pathway to the full qualification in both Hairdressing and Barbering qualifications.

Additional study options are available on completion of this course to learn additional skills towards your chosen career in Hairdressing or Barbering.

This course will gain you further skills to become an Apprentice. Call to discuss your options 55 109 112.

VET in Schools (VETiS)

Vocational Education and Training in Schools (VETiS) is a program which enables students to gain nationally recognised qualifications while at school. Students learn skills and knowledge required for specific industries such as the SHB20216 Certificate II in Salon Assistant.

VETiS can be undertaken in years 10, 11 and 12, and can be undertaken while a young person is still enrolled at school and can count towards the Queensland Certificate of Education.

Students undertaking VETiS, which is funded by the VET investment budget, can choose from a range of certificate I and II level qualifications, referred to as employment stream qualifications. Students undertaking VETiS, funded by the VET investment budget, can complete one employment stream qualification at the certificate I or II level.


Students can complete a work based SHB20216 Certificate II in Salon Assistant or complete up to 40% of a SHB30416 Certificate III in Hairdressing or Barbering whilst still at school.

Students generally attend the workplace salon or Barber shop 1 day a week and training can be delivered by Creative Edge Training either at school or in the workplace.

Students should enquire with their Vocational Coordinator or call Admin on  55 109 112 for further information. Further Apprenticeship information can be found by clicking here.

Where will it get me?

Upon completion of the Certificate II in Salon Assistant you’ll be qualified to seek employment as a salon assistant, receptionist or obtain an apprenticeship.  Credits for your study effort are  transferable to our other courses such as SHB30416 Certificate III in Hairdressing and SHB30516 Certificate III in Barbering.

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Why choose Creative Edge Training?

Creative Edge Training provides professional and real-world training environments with relevant Industry connections. Learn from industry current Hairdressers and Barbers that will give you experience in a busy workplace that employers trust.