Project Description

Advanced Make-Up Artistry Level 6


This course is for students who are interested in developing a career in the fast-paced industry of Make-up Artistry. All technical units build and equip you with skills to expand your creativity and artistic skills through specialist units, unique to becoming a make-up artist. You will develop a variety of Make-up techniques and hairstyling skill and you will gain knowledge of the specialist skills required for working in the Television, Film and Theatre industry.

What Makes This Course Special

  • New course for 2018-19!
  • High-level professional skills training
  • Many progression options in senior roles/management
  • Fast-growing sector
  • Outstanding facilities
  • Exciting links & visits

Course Content

  • Advanced Make-up Techniques
  • Airbrush Make-up
  • Body Painting
  • Hair Styling
  • Health & Safety
  • Make-up Using Prosthetics & Bald Cap
  • Photography
  • Salon & Sales Management

Progress to further study and careers including:

  • Fashion & Media Make-up Artist
  • Film & TV Make-up Artist
  • Product Representative & Trainer
  • Prosthetics Make-up Artist
  • Salon Management
  • Senior Make-up Artist
  • Special-effect Make-up Artist

Entry Requirements

QQI Level 5 Make-up Artistry or equivalent – See our Standard entry requirements for more information

City & Guilds Level 4 Certificate in Advanced Theatrical and Media Make-Up Techniques (601-0562-18)

ITEC Diploma Fashion, Media & Special Effects

Standard registration (see costs, fees and finance)
and City & Guilds exam costs €250
and ITEC exam costs €120

Additional Costs
SFX Kit: €100 average price
Airbrush Kit: €100 average price
Uniform: €30 average price

Garda Vetting
See the Garda Vetting details on the Entry Requirements Page

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