Step into the makeup and beauty industry with confidence and learn how to apply beauty industry knowledge to real world clients. Design a makeup plan, transform looks and enhance facial features using makeup techniques suited for a range of events.
Through a mixture of theory and practical course work, learn to:
Design a makeup plan according to analysis, occasion, and colour design principles
Identify skin type, colour, tone and undertones to select the right foundation
Confirm makeup plans with clients
Select makeup products and equipment
Apply makeup products according to makeup a plan
Seek client feedback to evaluate makeup application and adjust as required
Gain practical experience and develop specialist skills that give you an advantage in the job market.
A nationally accredited Statement of Attainment
A pathway to further study in beauty services or makeup
Credit towards a full qualification
Specialist skills that will see you thrive in the makeup and beauty industry
Confidence to begin work as a freelance makeup artist
Some courses require evidence of previous experience or study before you can enrol
To be prepared for this course, we recommend that you have:
An interest in makeup and makeup trends
A creative flair
Comfort practising your new makeup skills on peers and clients
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Our graduates go onto roles like: makeup artist.
Take your study further with other courses offered at TAFE NSW:
Begin here to gain experience and confidence in this study area.
The Statement of Attainment in Intro to Makeup does not have any pre-requisite courses.
Advance your skills to take your career to the next level
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At TAFE NSW, we recognise your previous study and work experience. You can apply for recognition of prior learning or a credit transfer with any of our courses. If you're successful you'll get your qualification faster.
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