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Make-up artistry — Level 3 Diploma

Course information

At the City of Liverpool College, our programme enables you to develop your skills as a professional makeup artist. You will gain skills and knowledge in instructing clients on make-up application, media make-up including applying small ready-made prosthetic pieces, fashion and photographic make-up, camouflage make-up, face and body art. You will also have the opportunity to gain skills in airbrush make-up, styling and fitting head and facial postiche (wigs and hairpieces). It also provides a sound platform for further learning. We provide you with industry specialist opportunities to aid in the development of your career.
As a training make-up artist you will exercise a variety of specialist techniques in the following units; media, fashion and photographic make-up, camouflage make-up, face and body art, styling and fitting head and facial postiche monitor and maintain health and safety, client care and communication, style and fit a postiche.
This course is fast paced, creative and delivered to a strict time scale. You will need to be highly motivated and be able to work positively as a member of a team and independently. You will also undertake some work experience to prepare you for industry. Full attendance is essential for a successful completion of the course. This is an advanced qualification and requires students to have some knowledge of hair and make-up, it is essential for applicants to have a level 2 make up qualification or equivalent. For our Level 2 qualification, please refer back to the hair and beauty section. This course is Advanced Learner Loan eligible, which can fully cover the course fee

Qualifications

VTCT Level 3 Diploma in Make-Up Artistry
https://qualifications.vtct.org.uk/finder/qualfinder/qual.php?qual=AB30134

This course leads to...

This programme enables you to develop the skills needed for a career in make-up, with possible careers in salon and occasion make-up. You can also undertake further study in:
Level 4-7 Make-up Design
Level 4 Diploma in Salon management
Level 2 Diploma in Nails
Level 3 Diploma in Hairdressing
Employment within the Make-up industry

Entry Requirements

It is essential for applicants to have a level 2 make-up qualification or equivalent/relevant. This is an advanced qualification and requires students to have some knowledge of make-up. It is also preferable if students are 18 or over. If you are a school leaver or do not have a level 2, we recommend you start at our level 2 programme which you can study to progress onto level 3. All methods are selected to meet the levels and ability of each individual student. It is desirable but not essential to have GCSEs at 4 or above within Literacy and Numeracy, or successful completion of a Level 1 course in a related English and Maths subject area. Prospective students may be asked to sit an initial assessment to determine their current levels of literacy and numeracy, if they do not fit into the above category.
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Further Information...

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You can contact us online via applications@liv-coll.ac.uk or call us at any point on 0151 252 3000 with any queries you may have – we’re here to help.
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Overview

Course ID: 163519

Course Year: 21/22

Course Duration: Unknown



Fees

If you are 16-18 years old at the start of your course, studying at The City of Liverpool College is free.

19 years old or over at the start of the course? Fees are payable, but you may qualify for an Advanced Learner Loan to cover the cost of your course. Find out more at https://www.gov.uk/advanced-learner-loan, or contact our admissions team on 0151 252 3000 or at applications@liv-coll.ac.uk.

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