2 Year Diploma In Makeup & Hair (BTEC & ITEC Level 3 Diploma)
This 2 Year Make-Up & Hair Course, based at the famous Shepperton film studios, will start your career as a properly trained artist in film, TV, stage, and fashion.
Enrolling Now for 30 September 2019 and 28 September 2020.
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Course Enquiry Form: 2 Year Make-Up & Hair
About the Course
Brushstroke’s 2 Year Makeup and Hair Course (BTEC, Level 3 Diploma) is based close to London at the iconic Shepperton film studios. This BAFTA scholarship eligible course is thorough training for film, TV, stage and fashion. Over a period of just 6 terms, the course offers in-depth training in subjects ranging from HD TV and fashion to sculptural prosthetics.
You can be sure that this 2 Year Make-Up and Hair Course is completely relevant for the entertainment industry. So if you want to enter the profession properly trained and eligible for the variety of make-up artist roles, this is the course for you.
If you’re looking to continue your studies, our 1 Year Hairdressing and Barbering Course is an ideal extension to this course. It will take you into a 3rd year of training, developing your skills and increasing your employment chances even more.
With these fully rounded skills as a makeup artist you will move confidently from individual performers to crowd scenes, from period to contemporary looks.
Media Makeup and Hair
Airbrushing and Editorial Techniques
Advanced Fashion Makeup
Special Effects Makeup & Prosthetics
As a student on the the 2 Year Make-Up & Hair Course, you’ll learn some exciting and impressive special effects make-up techniques. Using a range of specialist products, flat moulds and bald caps you’ll create different effects such as wounds and injuries. The prosthetics sessions will introduce you to life casting, sculpting and moulding to create 3D characters.
Hair styling and Extensions
The versatile makeup artist should also be a skilled hair stylist which is why our students spend valuable time on this topic. We teach key skills from hair cutting and barbering to styling, finishing and applying extensions. This means you’ll understand shape and form, as well as the correct use of different products, tools and equipment.
Qualification: BTEC Level 3 Diploma in Production Arts (Make-Up)
Duration: 2 years full time
Times: Monday-Thursday, 10.30-16.00
Fee: £4,000 deposit followed by 5 payments of £4,400, plus the relevant board of examiner’s fee. We are accepting a 50% deposit for our 2020 course.
Methods of payment: Bacs, cheque, bankers draft and debit/credit card
Complementary equipment: Brushstroke Make-Up and Hair Kit
Study progression: 1 Year Hairdressing, Barbering and Colouring (ITEC) or 2 Month Barbering (ITEC)