New Beginnings: Jess shares her apprenticeship story

by HSA Admin • August 28, 2020

What do you do if you’re in an apprenticeship, but falling behind? We recently spoke to Jess, who managed to turn her difficult apprenticeship around with the help of HSA, and is sharing her story in the hopes it will inspire others. “It was fine – at the start,” Jess says. “She was professional and […]

NSW Government scraps qualification proposal!

by HSA Admin • July 20, 2016

Earlier this month, the NSW Government announced a proposal to remove the requirement for hair stylists to have a Certificate III qualification to work. This would have meant that anyone would be able to call themselves a hair stylist and open a salon. We know that there’s more to hairdressing just cutting hair, and hair […]

NSW proposes to scrap cert 3 requirements

by HSA Admin • July 19, 2016

The New South Wales state government has put forward a proposal to scrap the Hairdressers’ Act 2003 as part of what has been labelled as a “spring clean” of outdated laws. HSA and other unions have come out sharply against the move, saying the deregulation will put the quality of hairstyling in NSW at risk. […]

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