You will learn a broad range of make-up and beauty treatments, which will enable you to work as a beautician or fashion/bridal make-up artist on completion. You need to be hard-working, enthusiastic and passionate about make-up, you will spend a lot of time practising your skills. This course also has online theory assessments so you will need to utilise your study time to pass your units.

  • Developing your interpersonal skills and confidence is crucial to being successful in the make-up Industry.
  • Carrying out treatments on your classmates and the general public will prepare you for the world of work.
  • Understanding time management through appointment schedules, along with personal presentation (you must wear your uniform and be ready for classes) helps to develop a good work ethic.
  • One year, full-time.
  • You will be in College 2 - 2.5 days per week, which may include twilight classes after 6pm.
  • Eye enhancements 
  • Eyelash Perming 
  • Self-Tanning
  • Nail Art
  • Fashion Make-Up
  • Photographic Make-Up
  • Camouflage Make-Up
  • Product Knowledge
  • Health & Safety
  • Client Consultations
  • 3 National 4s (must include English) or similar.
  • Successful completion of SCP course: hair & beauty.
  • if you are a mature applicant with relevant experience, this will be considered following successful interview.
  • You must be 16 years old by 31 October 24 to apply for this course.
  • HNC Fashion Make Up
  • Career as a beautician or in fashion/bridal make-up.
  • Make-up Kit (approx £100 contribution required).
  • Uniform (approx £40).


  • Successful applicants must have uniform and kit organised & purchased prior to course commencing.
  • Information session & group/individual interview - we want enthusiastic, hard-working and ambitious students on this course.