Style hair for performances or productions

Formats and tools

Unit Description
Reconstruct the unit from the xml and display it as an HTML page.
Assessment Tool
an assessor resource that builds a framework for writing an assessment tool
Assessment Template
generate a spreadsheet for marking this unit in a classroom environment. Put student names in the top row and check them off as they demonstrate competenece for each of the unit's elements and performance criteria.
Assessment Matrix
a slightly different format than the assessment template. A spreadsheet with unit names, elements and performance criteria in separate columns. Put assessment names in column headings to track which performance criteria each one covers. Good for ensuring that you've covered every one of the performance criteria with your assessment instrument (all assessement tools together).
Wiki Markup
mark up the unit in a wiki markup codes, ready to copy and paste into a wiki page. The output will work in most wikis but is designed to work particularly well as a Wikiversity learning project.
Evidence Guide
create an evidence guide for workplace assessment and RPL applicants
Competency Mapping Template
Unit of Competency Mapping – Information for Teachers/Assessors – Information for Learners. A template for developing assessments for a unit, which will help you to create valid, fair and reliable assessments for the unit, ready to give to trainers and students
Observation Checklist
create an observation checklist for workplace assessment and RPL applicants. This is similar to the evidence guide above, but a little shorter and friendlier on your printer. You will also need to create a seperate Assessor Marking Guide for guidelines on gathering evidence and a list of key points for each activity observed using the unit's range statement, required skills and evidence required (see the unit's html page for details)

Self Assessment Survey
A form for students to assess thier current skill levels against each of the unit's performance criteria. Cut and paste into a web document or print and distribute in hard copy.
Moodle Outcomes
Create a csv file of the unit's performance criteria to import into a moodle course as outcomes, ready to associate with each of your assignments. Here's a quick 'how to' for importing these into moodle 2.x
Registered Training Organisations
Trying to find someone to train or assess you? This link lists all the RTOs that are currently registered to deliver CUFMUP403A, 'Style hair for performances or productions'.
Google Links
links to google searches, with filtering in place to maximise the usefulness of the returned results
Reference books for 'Style hair for performances or productions' on This online store has a huge range of books, pretty reasonable prices, free delivery in Australia *and* they give a small commission to for every purchase, so go nuts :)

Elements and Performance Criteria



Clarify hairdressing requirements

1. In consultation with relevant personnel identify factors that have an impact on how hair will be styled to meet production requirements

2. Use appropriate research techniques to identify and source reference materials to clarify aspects of specific hairdressing assignments

3. Generate a range of ideas for hair designs that take account of all factors and background research

4. Organise and maintain currency of reference materials, documentation and findings, for use by relevant personnel

5. Prepare hair designs in an appropriate format and discuss with relevant personnel

6. Refine designs to incorporate feedback as required

Prepare for hairdressing assignments

7. Ensure styling aids and hairdressing tools are available according to production schedules

8. Determine variables of working environment and adjust planned procedures as required

9. Establish specific requirements of performers by physical and visual examination

10. Explain hairdressing procedures to performers and respond appropriately to their questions

Create hair designs

11. Select styling aids and tools and techniques appropriate to required hairstyles

12. Test performers' skin for potential adverse reactions and take immediate and appropriate action if required

13. Ensure performers' comfort and safety during process

14. Produce hair designs according to production requirements, including accurate creation of period hairstyles and application of design elements

15. Confirm with relevant personnel that hair designs meet production requirements and adjust styles as required

16. Make required adjustments to performers' hair quickly and accurately at appropriate times during productions

17. Re-create the same designs for performers on consecutive occasions as required

18. Document hair designs for future performances and continuity purposes

Qualifications and Skillsets

CUFMUP403A appears in the following qualifications:

  • CUF40407 - Certificate IV in Make-up
  • CUF50407 - Diploma of Specialist Make-up Services