Make-Up Application Certificate Course

Are you obsessed with makeup and beauty? Here’s your chance to become a keyplayer in the industry. Our Certificate Course in Make-Up Application in partnership with Skills Academy will equip you with tips and tricks to help you start your professional career. Learn all there is to know from makeup application to professional salon skills.

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Make-Up Application Proficiency Certificate

Programme Type

Provider Programme

Award Type

Skills Academy Make-Up Application Proficiency Certificate

Award Issued By

Skills Academy

Accredited By

Not Applicable

Course Duration

15 Months

Entrance Criteria

  • Learners must be able to read and write in English

1. Introduction to Business English

2. Anatomy and Physiology

3. Professional Salon Skills

4. Excellence in Service: Basic

5. Introduction to Make-up Application 1

6. Introduction to Make-Up Application 2


1. Introduction to Business English

  • Introduction to communication
  • Non-verbal communication
  • Business writing
  • Speaking, listening and reading skills
  • Meetings
  • Presentations
  • Work readiness


2. Anatomy and Physiology

  • About Anatomy and Physiology
  • Cells and tissues
  • Skin, hair and nails
  • The skeletal system
  • Muscles and the muscular system
  • The lymphatic system
  • The nervous system


3. Professional Salon Skills

  • Personal presentation
  • Effective communication
  • Verbal communication
  • Non-verbal communication
  • Observation skills
  • Communicating and working together
  • Written communication
  • Salon services
  • Dealing with customer complaints
  • The Receptionist – communicating telephonically
  • Assessment techniques and questioning the client
  • Questioning techniques
  • Face mapping
  • Contra-indications
  • Contra-actions
  • Hygiene and avoiding cross-contamination
  • Personal hygiene
  • Salon hygiene
  • Client hygiene


4. Excellence in Service: Basic

  • Customer service fundamentals
  • Customer service skills
  • Customer management
  • Customer communication


5. Introduction to Make-up Application 1

  • The anatomy of the face
  • Tools and requirements before applying make-up
  • Vigorous colours
  • Using foundation and concealers
  • The wonders of contouring


6. Introduction to Make-Up Application 2

  • Spectacular eyes
  • Lovely lips
  • Perfection at every age
  • Special occasions
  • Favourite classics

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Last Updated: January 20, 2020