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If you'd like to be a professional make-up artist, this course will help you to build the skills and knowledge you need. You'll train as part of our professional salon team, working on paying customers in our commercial on site salon, Botanica.
You'll develop your understanding of working in film, TV and theatre, learn how to create historical looks as well as the latest trends and study body art and camouflage make-up.
By the end of the course, you'll have a look book of your work to show employers.
You'll study the following units:
Throughout the course, we'll monitor your progress and provide constructive feedback to help you to improve where needed. We'll measure your skills and knowledge against nationally recognised standards specific to the beauty sector.
We assess you in a range of ways including practical tasks in our commercial salon Botanica, projects from which you'll create a portfolio of evidence or look book, written coursework and assignments and one end of year exam.
The final assessment will be carried out by a representative from the awarding body.
All courses are delivered by highly skilled and experienced staff who design their sessions to accomodation different learning styles and abilities where possible.
Our network of employer partners and professional brands includes:
Working with these employers means you learn the most up to date techniques and we're able to source brilliant work experience opportunities.
All practical sessions will be taught in our onsite commercial salon Botanica which houses two hairdressing salons, a beauty suite, barbering space, nail bars and a dedicated make-up room.
You'll wear a salon uniform and use a professional artist kit.
Check out how we are embedding sustainability throughout our hair and beauty courses:
Whatever support you need, we’re here for you and will make sure you get the
most out of your time at college.
have expert teams in place to look after every single one of our
specialist teams can help with:
After the course you can step into employment as a make-up artist or progress to further training.
Level 2 in Beauty Therapy, Hairdressing or Make-Up. Plus an information interview with the teaching team and a practical test.
You'll need to buy a uniform and a professional kit. We'll let you know the prices during the application process and help you to source these items through our preferred suppliers, ensuring you get the best value for money.
Funding support is also available to those who meet the eligibility criteria. Ask us for more information at out enrolment events.
This course is free to those aged under 19 years old.
Most people aged 19 years and over can qualify for free course fees and there are grants and bursaries you can apply for to help cover the costs of coming to college, depending on your circumstances.
For one to one advice, contact our friendly team who will assess your individual circumstances and give you the right information. You can contact them on 0191 490 2246, [email protected] or via Live Chat. Or pop along to one of our Enrolment Events.