Introduction to Make-Up

During this three-day course, you will be introduced to the basic application of make-up. You will learn how to prepare the skin, create a base, learning contouring skills, eye make-up and lip application. The course will enable you to understand how to apply make-up and create different looks on yourself or other people and provide an insight into an exciting and ever-changing industry.




Level 2

Course Type


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Options Course Code Starts Ends Days From To Standard Fee
enrol 7227010 04/01/22 29/03/22 Tuesday 09:30 14:30 £428
enrol 7227010 03/01/23 28/03/23 Tuesday 09:30 14:30 £428

What will I study?

You will learn how to provide make up services from preparing the skin, creating a flawless base to the tricky art of eyeliner. You begin with basic application techniques and develop your techniques based on various briefs such as day, evening, bridal and special occasion. This course runs 1 day per week during school hours, you will be expected to complete you own independent study for the theoretical units and assignments. It is recommended that you complete the distance learning course in Preparing to Run and Hair and Beauty Business alongside this qualification.

How will I be assessed?

Your knowledge and understanding in these units will be collected in a portfolio of evidence along with assignments and exams.

What qualification will I achieve?

Level 2 Award in Make Up

What can I do after completing this course?

You will be qualified to carry out make up services within a beauty salon or on a freelance basis. You might choose to complete one of our part time or full time beauty therapy courses.

Are there any extra costs?

There is a requirement to purchase a professional make up kit.

Additional Info

Additional skills which will help you to succeed such as a good standard of appearance to reflect the industry, a genuine interest in people and the ability to communicate. Contact for more information. This qualification will be delivered by one of our experienced make up artistry lecturers.