Discover how to apply professional make-up with a combination of a theory knowledge course with tutor support and a one day practical skills session!
This course will enable you to:
You can study this course when and where you like, at your own pace. Fitting your studying around other commitments is easy and hassle-free.
This course also includes a one day practical training enabling you to acquire the practical skills. So you can put your knowledge into practice!
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The theory course will be assessed through a series of written assignments, which will be marked by your specialist course tutor. All coursework must be completed before you can proceed onto the practical day.
The course duration is one year but you may start at any time to give you flexibility and work at your own pace without the pressure of deadlines. Your practical day 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 or online - whichever you decide! You will also need to attend a day’s practical training held at a venue in Coventry.
At the end of this course successful learners will receive a Certificate of Achievement by Training Qualifications UK (TQUK) in 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 by TQUK. 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.
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 a Certificate in Make-Up from Ellison’s Academy.
There are no requirements needed to enrol onto this course. However an interest in applying professional make-up treatments and prior knowledge of the skin would be beneficial. You will also need to bring with you, your practical day professional make-up brushes, which we will send out to you once you are booked onto your practical day. You may wish to bring your own camera with you on your practical day in order to record your work.
You may start at any time and have a full year to complete your studies from when you have enrolled onto the course. This course 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 your practical day professional make-up brushes, which we will send to you once you are booked onto your practical day. Your practical day will be held at a venue in Coventry.
* Not included with the online study option
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 make-up artist course and your practical day you will be awarded your certificate.
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.
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