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Make Up

Short Course

Nationally Accredited. Statement of Attainment issued upon completion. RTO ID: 6903
This course provides the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to apply facial make-up products for day, evening or special occasions and to apply specialised make-up products to disguise skin imperfections on the face and body.

It includes the ability to consult with clients, analyse face and skin types, demonstrate and apply make-up products to suit client needs or make-up brief, select products and equipment, and apply camouflage make-up to disguise the appearance of blemishes, birthmarks and scars.

This course applies to beauty therapists and make-up artists, retail assistants, and make-up freelancers who work in beauty salons, retail cosmetic outlets, and settings that provide make-up services.
Pre Requisites: No prior study or experience is required to complete this course.
Entry Requirements: A minimum English language proficiency of Level 2 and Numeracy Level 1 is required to enrol in this course.
Proposed Intakes: February and July
(Additional courses may be run according to demand. Availability of courses are subject to minimum numbers.)
Course Duration: 10 weeks
College Attendance: One Week Day – 10.00am to 2.00pm or
One Week Night – 6.00pm to 10.00pm at College premises 314 High Street Maitland NSW 2320. No classes are held during school holidays.
Additional Requirements: In addition to college attendance, students are required to undertake 3 hours per week of study which includes practicing the skills learnt in the classroom, research and study. Models will be required. BTCA can provide advice to assist with sourcing models.
Dress Code: Black shirt and black full-length pants. Closed in shoes are mandatory. Hair is to be pulled back neatly every class. The college requests limited jewellery and no inappropriate skin exposure.
Course Overview: SHBBMUP002 Design and apply make-up
SHBBMUP004 Design and apply remedial camouflage make-up

  • Prepare self and clients for make-up services
  • Complete client consultations
  • Identify contraindications to make-up services
  • Complete make-up design plans
  • Colour theory
  • Cleanse the face
  • Analyse the face
  • Correction techniques
  • Contouring, highlighting and shading
  • Day make-up
  • Evening/Glamour make-up
  • Bridal Make-up / Special occasions
  • Apply false lashes
  • Workplace health, safety and hygiene
  • Provide post-treatment advice
  • Design, apply and record Remedial camouflage services
Student Kit Supplied:
  • Professional Make-Up Brush Kit
  • Make-up Colour Kit
  • Remedial Camouflage Kit
Non Inclusions: Foundation Kits are not included in the cost of the course, however they will be available for use in class and to purchase if desired.
Extras: Additional make-up products and linen will be supplied for use in class.
Course Fee: $1,850 (Price subject to change)

The above course fee is the total cost of your training and consists of the following instalments.

1. An initial non- refundable enrolment fee of $200.00 will apply to this course. This fee is payable upon enrolment and will allocate you a position in the course. For more information on the enrolment process, please refer to page 2.

2. A deposit of $450.00 is required 1 week prior to course commencement.

3. The remaining balance can be paid prior to course commencement or according to our Flexible Payment Plan. Expect to pay $100.00 per week. For more information on Payment Plans, please refer to the Course Information Guide.
NB: BTCA does not accept course fees paid in advance in excess of $1500.