This exciting new course allows you to develop a wide range of make-up skills along with some beauty basics. Your journey to becoming a make-up artist starts here!

You will develop a wide range of practical skills that will enable you to progress to the next level of study in either make-up artistry or beauty.

This is ideal for anyone with a passion and flair for make-up who would like to pursue a career in either make-up artistry or beauty.

  • One year full-time
  • Two days per week
  • Please note: the mode of study may include twilight/evening sessions

Some of the topics you will study include;

  • day, corrective and bridal make-up
  • camouflage make-up
  • eye treatments
  • facial
  • competition skills

You will learn all the current make-up trends, including contouring, highlighting and colour selection to make your clients look and feel amazing.

  • Three National 4s which must include English.
  • Relevant industry experience and/or other qualifications will be considered on an individual basis.


  • National Certificate: Make-up Artistry SCQF Level 6
  • Beauty Therapy Massage - NVQ Diploma VTCT Level 3
  • With further study you could have a career in make-up artistry or beauty therapy
  • You are required to purchase your own kit which is approximately £150 (this cost is based on current supplier prices and is subject to change)
  • You are also required to purchase a uniform (Approx. £30)