Diploma of Salon Management


52 Weeks


On Campus


10 Units

Campus Location

Bankstown, Toowoomba


SHB50216 Diploma of Salon Management

This qualification reflects the role of senior managers and small business owners of personal services businesses. They are responsible for coordinating the day-to-day operation of the business and for planning, monitoring and evaluating the work of the team. Salon managers also operate with significant autonomy to make strategic business management decisions. This qualification provides a pathway to work as a salon manager in any type of personal service business including hairdressing or beauty salons, barber shops and spas.

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Entry Requirement

You must:

  • Be at least 18 years of age.
  • Participate in a course entry interview to determine suitability for the course and student needs.
  • Have an IELTS* score of 5.5 (test results must be no more than 2 years old).
  • English language competence can also be demonstrated through documented evidence of any of the following:
  • Educated for 5 years in an English speaking country; or
  • Successful completion of an English Placement Test
  • Note that other English language tests such as PTE and TOEFL can be accepted. You are required to provide your results so that we can confirm they are equivalent to IELTS 5.5
Course Duration

This course is delivered face-to-face in a classroom-based setting, as well as through structured self- study.


Delivery Mode

This course will be delivered face-to-face in a classroom-based setting, as well as through structured self-study.

Location of Course

The course is delivered at:

  • Level 5, 162-166 Goulburn Street, Surry Hills NSW 2010
  • Levels 1B/C and 3C, 40 Raymond Street Bankstown NSW 2200
  • 40B Neil Street, Toowoomba, QLD 4350

You can apply for recognition of existing qualifications or skills, knowledge and experience (credit transfer or recognition of prior learning) as per the information included in our International Student Handbook, which is available at
If you are granted course credit, this will affect your course fees as well as the duration of your course. We will advise you in writing of changes to fees or course duration as a result of the credit. You will also be issued with a new Confirmation of Enrolment. For any questions about course credit, contact us at the details shown below.


The costs for this course are as follows: 

Enrollment and Materials Fees AUD $500
Tuition Fees $12,000 (for International Students) | AUD $10,000 (for Domestic Students)
Non-tuition fees May apply and can be found in our International Student Handbook.
Course Structure

The following units are included in this course and all are required for the award of the qualification. Students who only complete some units will be awarded with a Statement of Attainment for units successfully completed.

Unit code Unit title Core/Elective
BSBHRM404 Review human resource functions Core
BSBHRM506 Manage recruitment selection and induction processes Core
BSBSUS501 Develop workplace policy and procedures for sustainability Core
SHBXPSM001 Lead teams in a personal services environment Core
SHBXPSM002 Manage treatment services and sales delivery Core
SHBXPSM003 Promote a personal services business Core
SHBXWHS002 Provide a safe work environment Core
BSBMGT502 Manage people performance Elective
BSBWOR501 Manage personal work priorities and professional development Elective
BSBLED501 Develop a workplace learning environment Elective
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Enrolment Procedures

To enroll for this course an enrolment form must be completed. which can be emailed or posted to students or downloaded from our website. The enrolment form should be completed and then sent to us along with all of the required documentation.

Course progress and attendance

You are required to attend classes for 15 hours, as well as complete 5 hours of structured self-study per week for 40 study weeks (4 terms of 10 weeks each).
Class sessions include a mix of theory and practical activities with a focus on creating a real life workplace.
In addition to classroom based learning and structured self-study, you will also need to complete approximately 5 hours of additional, unsupervised study per week including general reading and research for assessments.

Student support

All students will be provided with a range of learning support options and resources to help them achieve competency. This includes:
• Academic and personal support.
• Referral to external support services.

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