Do you have an interest in applying make-up? Well with this course you can learn the techniques and knowledge to develop the skills of a make-up artist with a 1 day practical training.
This course will allow you to:
Study the principles of Make-Up from the comfort of your home but still gain all the essential hands-on experience with a 1 day practical training
Understand that a facial is a procedure involving a variety of skin treatments. These can include: team, exfoliation, extraction, creams, lotions, facial masks, peels, and massage
Know how to apply a deep cleanse and identify the best toning products and procedures
Explain what a mask therapy and facial massage is and how to undergo the procedures
Learn about eyelash and eyebrow treatments and what works best
Understand how to apply make-up professionally
Learn how to create face and body art make-up
Explore the different types of nail treatments and enamelling
Study how to apply media make-up for people who work in theatre, fashion and photography
Gain an insight into anatomy and physiology
Look into the health, safety and business management of a make-up artist
All course materials will be delivered to you or sent to you online, so it couldn't be easier. Our experienced and friendly tutors will help you every step of the way.
Completed coursework can be delivered by post or email, so handing in an assignment is simple.
Boost your career opportunities and equip yourself with the skills you need for your long term success. Home learning is simple and stress-free, so enrol with us today!
Enrol now and receive a £25 gift voucher towards your next course.
Make Up Level 3 Content:
Unit 1: Skin Structure, Types and Facial Treatments
Lip and eye make-up cleanse
Toning products and procedures
Client record card and treatment plan
Contraindications to treatment
Unit 2: Eyelash and Eyebrow Treatments
Eyelash and brow treatments
Skin test or patch test
Eyebrow tinting and shaping
False eyelash application
Unit 3: Provision of Make-Up Treatments
Record card and treatment plan
Labelling of ingredients
Common ingredients of skincare and make-up products
Product use and information
Make-up brushes and tools
Hygienic application of make-up
General points of good practice
Make-up application procedure
Unit 4: Provision of Specialist Make-Up Treatments
Face and body art make-up
Nail treatments and enamelling
Make-up effects and tools
Media make-up (theatre/fashion/photographic)
Unit 5: Anatomy and Physiology
Blood and blood supply
The lymphatic system
The skin (dermis, epidermis)
Hair (follicles, structure, colour)
Functions of the skin
Disorders of the skin
Unit 6: Health, Safety and Business Management
Sterilisation and hygiene
Health and safety legislation
Communication and greeting clients
Appearance and attitude
Treatment of minors
Teamwork and time management
Codes of conduct, ethics and practice
Setting up your kit
Tools of the trade
Understanding skin tones
Application of foundations, powders and concealers
Highlighting and contouring
Natural and smoky eyeshadow application
Basic tear proof eyeliner and mascara techniques
This course is assessed through a series of written assignments and practical assessments. Coursework must be completed successfully before you can proceed to the practical training.
You may start at any time and have a full year to complete your studies. This is more than enough time to give you flexibility and work at your own pace without the pressure of deadlines. A one day practical session and assessment is also required.
The course is designed for study by distance learning at home or at work. Students receive a course manual, assignments and tutor support for the home study part of the course and will also need to attend practical training sessions based in either Belfast Boucher, Colchester, Crawley, Doncaster, Gateshead, Glasgow Hillington, Glasgow Oswald St, Gloucester, Grimsby, Hull Pryme, Leeds Tumkey, Morecambe, Northampton and Poole. Students are able to choose which centre they wish to attend.
At the end of this course successful learners will receive a Certificate of Achievement by Training Qualifications UK (TQUK).
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.
You will also receive a Salon Services Certificate of Achievement after the completion of your practical day.
course questions & answers
What are the requirements needed to enrol onto this course?
You do not need any previous knowledge to enrol onto this course. You will be required to purchase and bring with you the following for your practical day:
Make up wipes
A model will also be required from 1:30pm on the practical day.
Is there a time limit for this course?
You may start at any time and have a full year to complete your studies. This course is truly flexible and adaptable around your lifestyle.
How do I arrange my practical training?
Once you have passed your written assignments, you may book your practical assessment. Simply call us whenever you're ready and we'll provide you with the details for arranging this. The practical session is ran on a student demand basis. You will attend and complete your training day at rour chosen centre. A model will be required from 1.30pm on the training day. The training course duration is 1 day – 10am-4pm.
What is included in the cost of my course?
Dedicated personal tutor support
Dedicated student support
Assignment marking and feedback
FREE NUS Extra card worth £12.00
FREE CV writing service
*Comprehensive study guide
*Exclusive Open Study College Pen
*Student study planner
*Three colour highlighter
FREE Make-Up Kit
On the practical day students will receive a full Lord and Berry Make-up Kit which includes:
Foundation (2 shades)
Loose Matte powder
Make up brushes
* Not included with the online study option
In addition, you will also have access to a Student Trade Card. This gives you access to trade prices, high-quality products that would ordinarily only be available to professionals, exclusive offers and promotions on certain products, PLUS VAT free events throughout the year!
Do I have to sit an examination?
No. We will issue certification based on your coursework and successful completion of the practical assessment.
Are there any additional costs?
You will be required to purchase and bring with you on your practical day the following:
Make up wipes
What happens if I lose my course pack?
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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