Course Code: OSC1120
Course Level: 3
Kick-start your career as a make-up artist, from home with this two course bundle!
The two practical days for this course will be accredited by the Hair and Beauty Industry Authority (HABIA). The HABIA is recognised by the government as the Standards Setting Body for the hair and beauty industries and plays an essential role in maintaining and improving professionalism within them.
As well as providing an excellent knowledge base in professional and special occasion make-up, this course is ideal for:
This course enables you to:
This course will be assessed through a series of written assignments, which will be sent and marked by your tutor. Your coursework must be completed before you can proceed onto your two days practical training.
Once enrolled, you will have two years to complete this bundle (one year per course), which will allow you to work at your own pace, without the pressure of tight deadlines. You will also receive 12 months tutor support for each course, so you can feel confident that you’ll get the help you need. Studying around your work and family commitments has never been easier. Both practical days will last 6.5 hours.
The course is designed for study by distance learning at home or at work. You will receive your course materials through the post, so receiving your materials is easy and hassle-free. You will also need to attend two day’s practical training which will be held at a venue in Coventry.
Please note the 2 practical days will be split rather than taking place over 2 consecutive days to minimise impact on working and family life. This also enables students to choose when and where the practical’s take place.
At the end of this course successful learners will receive two Certificates of Achievement and a Learner Unit Summary: The first from ABC Awards for Special Occasion Make-up, and the second from Training Qualifications UK (TQUK). (This lists details of all the units you have completed as part of your course). You will receive a certificate in Special Occasion Make-Up and Make-Up Artistry Level 3.
The course itself has been designed by Open Study College to meet specific learners’ or employers’ requirements. The course has been endorsed under the ABC Awards’ Quality Licence Scheme. This means Open Study College have undergone external quality checks to ensure that the organisation and the courses’ it offers meet a high standard. Regular reviews of our courses are carried out as part of the endorsement process.
The completion of this course alone does not lead to an Ofqual regulated qualification, but may be used as evidence of knowledge and skills towards regulated qualifications in the future. The unit summary can be used as evidence towards your Recognition of Prior Learning if you wish to progress your studies in this sector.
The course depth and study has been benchmarked at Level 3 against level descriptors published by Ofqual.
ABC Awards are a national awarding organisation that have years of experience in developing and awarding high quality vocational qualifications across a wide range of industries. They have a comprehensive portfolio of over 650 Ofqual regulated qualifications on the national Qualifications and Credit framework (QCF) for all ages and abilities post-14.
TQUK are fully approved as an awarding organisation by Ofqual and award QCF courses in a number of sectors. QCF courses have various credits values which can be applied to the National Credit Transfer System. TQUK accredit courses which are developed by industry experts and work hand in hand with organisations ensuring the calibre and worth of courses provided.
Your practical training will be accredited through the Hair and Beauty Industry Authority (HABIA) who set the standards for training for the UK. You will also receive two Certificates from Ellison’s Academy.
You will need to have completed the Introduction to Professional Make-up theory of this course before progressing onto Special Occasion Make-up.
You may start at any time and have two years to complete this bundle (one year per course). This bundle is truly flexible and adaptable around your lifestyle.
Once you have passed your written assignments, you may book your practical day. Simply call us whenever you're ready and we'll arrange this for you. You will also need to bring with you to both practical days your professional make-up brushes, which we will send to you once you are booked onto your Introduction to Professional Make-up practical day. Your practical days will be held at a venue in Coventry.
No. We will issue your certification based on your coursework and practical sessions.
No, everything you need is included in this course and practical day. The venue does have a supply warehouse next to it, so you are able to purchase equipment and products on the day if you wish to do so.
When you receive your work you will be required to work through the course and complete assignments at the end of each unit. Your course pack will contain a study guide with instructions on how to submit your work, which will be marked by your tutor. On successful completion of the course and your practical days you will be awarded your certificates.
We offer a course replacement service which ensures that, if your course pack is lost or damaged throughout the duration of your studies, we can issue you with a new set of materials for a one-time additional fee. This is available by calling our Student Support team on 03300 563100.
For further information please contact us.