This course is aimed at those who already have experience within the make-up industry and would like to develop their skills as a Professional Make-up Artist for Film, Theatre and TV. It has been specifically designed to develop practical skills to an advanced level through a variety of techniques.
You will be shown will how to apply and master specialist make-up techniques and work with artificial hair for a broad range of creative and dynamic industries.
You will cover every aspect of advanced make-up techniques for film, television and stage alongside other media purposes. This comprehensive course covers basic hairdressing, media make-up, wigs and postiche, character make-up, prosthetics and special effects.
The course is for one year, approximately 3 days a week.
What You Will Learn
Provide Lash & Brow Treatments
Apply airbrush make-up to the face
Fashion & Photographic Make-up
Style and fit postiche
Apply prosthetic pieces and bald caps
Design and apply face and body art
Style and dress hair using a variety of techniques
Creative fantasy hair design for performers
Monitor and maintain health and safety practice in the salon
Client care and communication in the specialist make-up related industry
You will also be expected to take part in competition work, demonstrations from visiting guest speakers and work experience.
Our tutors are industry professionals and they will demonstrate the practical techniques as well as best practice so that you can be sure that you are equipped with the skills and know-how to perform these services independently.
Courses listed on this website are indicative of the subject, nature and level of study. The College reserves the right to alter specific qualifications titles, awarding bodies and levels of qualification, which can change in year. Any cost may also vary, based on personal funding eligibility. The Cornwall College Group reserves the right to withdraw any course listed at any time.