Certificate III

National Code: SHB30215

Course information

About the course

Course Number: SHB30215-01V01

Do you have a passion for make-up and would love to turn it into a career? Our Certificate III in Make-up could be the perfect course for you. This course will equip you with the technical skills and practical experience to provide quality make-up services for a range of purposes. You will learn to design and apply creative make-up, provide salon services, apply airbrushed make-up, provide make-up services for photography, and many other valuable make-up artistry techniques. A key attraction of pursuing a career as a make-up artist is the variety of career opportunities; this qualification could lead to work in the fashion, beauty, media or entertainment industries. You could find yourself working for a range of professionals from photographers to fashion stylists.

When you graduate, would you like to have a competitive advantage when it comes to securing work in the industry? At North Coast TAFE, all course facilitators are highly skilled professionals, currently working in the industry. Our facilitators have strong industry connections and regularly consult with industry; ensuring you receive the most up-to-date industry skills and knowledge. Our Certificate III in Make-up focuses on developing practical skills, meaning our students are job-ready on completion of this course.

Course study options

Offered on 4 campuses

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North Coast TAFE offers a wide choice of courses, some that attract government subsidies and some that do not. The fees payable will vary, depending on your personal circumstances, your study history and the course you choose.

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