Frequently Asked Questions
WHAT ARE THE JOB PROSPECTS IN HAIRDRESSING?
The hairdressing industry has had for many years a grave shortage of qualified trades people and this shortage is becoming critical. You only need to look at the positions vacant in the hairdressing section of the paper. You are making an excellent career choice. Not only are the possibilities endless but hairdressing can take you around the world not to mention opportunities like starting your own business, working in theatre or even cruising on a ship providing your talents to passengers while living it up at the same time.. these are skills you will have for life and they can take you anywhere!!
AFTER COMPLETING THE COURSE, WILL I BE ABLE TO GAIN EMPLOYMENT?
During the Course you will receive a standard of training that is of the highest degree, with constant exposure to a real salon environment. This will ensure on graduation, you will have a competent degree of hairdressing skills, communication ability, technical knowledge, people versatility skills and most importantly, productivity levels that would make you a very appealing employee. Last year 90% of our graduating students were successful in securing employment and we could have placed many more.
WHY SHOULD I CHOOSE THE QUEENSLAND HAIRDRESSING ACADEMY?
Our aim for all students is to be practically focused and trained and encouraged to develop a level of hairdressing skills that are both creative and up to date with the latest techniques and looks. We aim to offer the students the same high standard of training that has made Jon Le Court one of the most well respected trainers.
DOES THE QUEENSLAND HAIRDRESSING ACADEMY HAVE A JOB PLACEMENT SERVICE?
It’s our pleasure to assist you in getting a job. Because of the shortage of experienced hairdressers, we constantly receive calls from salon owners looking for our graduates. We direct you to interview where positions exist. 95% of our students get the job they want.
“Our Students Get Jobs”
- Because of the growing need for hairdressers with skills in our industry, graduates from our network that we have developed with hairdressing salons enables us to promote positions before they are even advertised.
- Our record – 98% job placement
- Australian hairdressers are recognised internationally
- A qualification from the Queensland Hairdressing Academy can open the door to many opportunities
- Magazine Work
- Platform/Stage Artist
- Own your own business
- Work anywhere in the world