Certificate III in Make-up

This qualification reflects the role of individuals who possess a sound theoretical knowledge base and use a range of specialised or technical competencies to carry out and work in the personal services industry as a make-up artist. This course is designed for those who wish to specialise in consulting and recommending retail make-up and skin care products in a retail environment and creating their own small make-up business.

Entry Requirements

Students will need to demonstrate the Learning, Literacy and Numeracy skills required for this course prior to course commencement.

Included in the Course

All Learning Resource material (ebook), SCA Uniform, Bag and Student ID Card.

Student Kits

SCA Students purchase their kits which include materials and equipment they require to perform treatments and services in class and outside class hours and within their work experience. The materials and equipment within your kits become the students property once purchased.

Course Name
Course Code
Starting Dates
Course Fee Options
Certificate III in Make-up
Full Time - 20 Weeks

2 Days/Nights per week: 9:30am-2:30pm or 6pm-9pm

This course is delivered via face-to-face teching, demonstration, and practical application. Students experience a simulated workplace environment, with access to equipment, products and facilities reflecting industry practice.
Contact the Academy for further information
Option One - Fee For Service

Full Cost - $7,600.00

Deposit- $1,000.00

Payment Plan - Five (5) monthly payments of $1,320.00

Option Two - Smart and Skilled Funding

SCA offer funding options which are available for the Certificate III in Make-up subject to eligibility. Please visit the Smart and Skilled website for further information.

Course Units

Core Units

SHBXWHS001 Apply safe hygiene, health and work practices

SHBXIND001 Comply with organizational requirements within a personal services framework

SHBBMUP002 Design and apply make-up

SHBBMUP003 Design and apply make-up for photography

SHBBMUP004 Design and apply remedial camouflage make-Up

SHBBMUP005 Apply airbrushed make-up

SHBBMUP006 Design and apply creative make-Up

SHBBRES001 Research and apply beauty industry information

SHBXCCS002 Provide salon services to clients

Elective Units

SHBBBOS001 Apply cosmetic tanning products

SHBBFAS001 Provide lash and brow services

SHBBMUP007 Work collaboratively on make-up productions

SHBBMUP001 Apply eyelash extensions

SHBBCCS001 Advise on beauty products and services

SHBXCCS001 Conduct financial transactions

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