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Fashion and Photographic Make up,

VTCT Level 3 Certificate

Our Photographic Make-up course equips you with the basic skills to seek employment in the high fashion/photographic industry as a make-up artist. You should have a basic knowledge of the application of make-up and have a passion for the industry.

You will leave the college with the VTCT Certificate at Level 3 on successful completion of the course.

The course is comprised of the following modules:

•Support employment standards

•Apply fashion/photographic make-up

While on the course your tutor will assess you in our fully equipped college make-up studio or salon, The assessment will reflect a realistic working environment and you will be expected to work on fellow students and other models in order to achieve each module. In addition you will need to compile a portfolio of evidence. The portfolio supports your practical expertise and shows that you understand the theoretical concepts behind the practical tasks that you are able to carry out.

This is a full cost course with no fee waivers. The course fee for the academic year 2017/18 is £750.00, and the course is eligible for an Advanced Learning Loan. The course fee does not include the cost of your kit. You will be expected to purchase your kit separately, and will be provided with a list of recommended items.

This course will run subject to sufficient applications being received.

This qualification may lead into employment as a high fashion / photographic makeup artist.

What the course leads to

This qualification may lead into employment as a high fashion / photographic makeup artist.


Entry Requirements

When the course runs

What's on offer at The City of Liverpool College

What's on offer at The City of Liverpool College

After being made redundant, with 3 young children I decided it was time to shine and do something I’d always dreamed, after studying for 3 years I achieved a Level 3 diploma in Theatrical Special effects Hair & Media Make-up. I now run my own successful business and we’re hoping to be nominated at the Lifestyle awards next year for Best Make-Up Artist, Best Salon and Best New Business.


Course Location

Duke Street
L1 5BG

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